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'Snowquester' Shuts Down Nation's Capitol, Grounds 1600 Flights

(CNN) -- They're calling it "snowquester."

A winter storm that set snowfall records in Chicago arrived in the capital region early Wednesday, forcing federal offices in Washington and school districts around the area to close -- hence the play on "sequester," the forced spending cuts making the rounds in government.

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NAACP Pres: Proposed North DeKalb School System Another Attempt to 'Get Away From Black and Poor Folks'

A diverse group of parents in the Atlanta suburbs of Dunwoody, Chamblee and Brookhaven are discussing

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Georgia City Approves Ordinance Requiring Every Citizen to Own a Gun

In the small town of Nelson, Ga., located just north of Atlanta, it may soon be a requirement of every head of household to

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George Zimmerman to Skip 'Stand Your Ground' Hearing

It appears George Zimmerman's attorneys may not be using the "Stand Your Ground" law in his defense after all in his trial

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Montgomery Police Chief Apologizes To Freedom Rider Rep. John Lewis

 

The civil rights era Freedom Riders, who risked their lives by riding various forms of public transportation in the South to challenge local laws that sanctioned segregation during the ’60s, received an apology from the Montgomery, Ala., police chief, NBC News reports.

Police chief Kevin Murphy’s (pictured right) a

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