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Why Wealth Gap has Grown Despite Record-long Economic Growth

Christopher Rugaber ABCNews (Associated Press)
As the wealth gap has widened, income gains have remained anemic for Americans at all levels for the past decade. Many economists argue that what's needed is simply higher incomes so more Americans can save and build wealth.

Deadly Force, in Black and White

Ryan Gabrielson, Ryann Grochowski Jones and Eric Sagara ProPublica
A ProPublica analysis of killings by police shows outsize risk for young black males.
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