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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

Rev. Al Sharpton denounces any violence against police in the name of Eric Garner and Michael Brown - @AP

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

12 arrested in protest at Minnesota's Mall of America - @StarTribune

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

Photo: Protesters stage 'die-in' at Charlotte, NC, shopping mall - @wcnc

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

Photo: About 30 protesters join hands at center court inside Bellevue, Wash., shopping mall - @BvuePD

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NYPD officers shot in Brooklyn, Dec. 20, 2014

Al Sharpton on the NYPD officers shot and killed today in Brooklyn: 'I have spoken to the Garner family and we are outraged by the early reports... any use of the names Eric Garner and Michael Brown, in connection with any violence or killing of police, is reprehensible and against the pursuit of justice in both cases' - statement via @WesleyLowery

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: Demonstrators block major intersection near Lenox Mall in Atlanta in protest of police brutality - @MaxBlau

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: Police in protective gear as protesters at the Mall of America stream out of demonstration that filled up the mall's main floor; protesters seen moving to streets - @laflaneuse

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Video: Message on a large monitor in the Mall of America telling protesters that they will be subject to arrest if they continue to demonstrate there - nekimal on Instagram

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: Group begins laying down on Mall of America floor in protest as police announce that it is an illegal assembly - @billkellerfox9

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: Children staging a 'die-in' protest along City Avenue in Philadelphia while adults circle around them with their hands up - @Elaijuh

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

At least 3 arrested during Hollywood protest, local media reports - @CBSLA

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

Photo: Protesters march up Hollywood Boulevard - @TheBeatBrigade

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

St. Louis County, Mo., prosecutor says Ferguson grand jury heard witnesses who lied; won't seek perjury charges - @NPR

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politics

On the subject of race in America, President Obama cites, 'specific instances, at least, where law enforcement doesn't feel as if it is being applied in a color-blind fashion' - live video

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Eric Garner dies in NYC police custody

President Obama to set up task force to strengthen trust between law enforcement and local communities following protests over shootings of unarmed men - @Reuters

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

ACLU filed lawsuit against the Ferguson-Florissant School District, accusing its electoral system of undermining the black vote - @ACLU

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Video: Ferguson Commission breaks out into small groups to talk about changes to municipal courts - @jrosenbaum

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Oakland, CA, US

Update: Oakland Police Department says 25 people arrested in earlier protests near department building; most arrests for obstructing traffic, delaying a police officer - @oaklandpoliceca

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New York City Police Department

New York Police Department account tweets 'You can't handle the truth' speech for 'motivational Monday' days after thousands protested killings of unarmed black men by police - @washingtonpost

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Oakland, CA, US

Photo: Flagpole climber at Oakland Police Department climbs down - @LauraAnthony7

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