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House Speaker Pelosi says she will name GOP Rep. Kinzinger to select committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot
Pelosi's remarks come after she rejected two Republicans named to the committee by House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, setting off a firestorm.       
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DOJ charges against Unforgiven show reach of white supremacist gangs in prisons – and on the streets
Outside the public eye on Oath Keepers and Proud Boys, feds are trying to stem a deadlier threat: white supremacists operating in and out of prison.
Exclusive poll finds Detroit residents far more worried about public safety than police reform
Black men were twice as likely than Black women to report being stopped by police investigating a crime, and to criticize the way they were treated.
Paleologos: Black Detroit residents show varying opinions on crime, policing
A new Suffolk University/USA TODAY CityView poll of Detroit residents helps us to glean new insights into the opinions of the city's Black residents.
Justice Department drops investigation into COVID-19 deaths at New York nursing homes
The Justice Department says it will not open a civil rights investigation into New York's handling of COVID-19 deaths at state-run nursing homes.       
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Biden, Congress and student loan forgiveness: What is the federal government doing to address the issue?
Biden has relieved some student loan debt, but Democrats want to go bigger to undo some of the nation's $1.7 trillion in student loan debt.       
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A third of states have passed more restrictive voting laws. Here's what you should know
While 25 states have expanded voter access, at least 18 states have enacted laws to limit it. And in battlegrounds, those laws will have a big impact.       
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