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What the Supreme Court keeps refusing to answer in its LGBTQ cases, according to experts
Artist commemorates Juneteenth with mural in Galveston, Texas
President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law, establishing June 19th as a federal holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the U.S. NBC News’ Morgan Radford meets artist Reginald Adams, the creator of a mural that honors the history and educates viewers about Juneteenth in Galveston, Texas.
Prosecutors: Michael Avenatti deserves ‘very substantial’ sentence
Federal prosecutors in Manhattan said disgraced attorney Michael Avenatti deserves a “very substantial” prison sentence for trying to extort millions from Nike. According to the government, Avenatti tried to force the company to pay him up to $35 million dollars over allegations of corruption involving Nike and college athletics.