They were denied diplomas and blocked from crossing the stage for how they celebrated graduation

Devarius Peters wanted to celebrate graduation day wearing a pair of Black leather Alexander McQueen shoes. Ashley Saucedo and Ever Lopez, both graduates of different schools in different states, wanted to carry the Mexican flag to honor their roots.

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Hungary PM Orban: Taking knee is 'provocation', 'has no place on pitch'

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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Thursday said kneeling to protest against discrimination before ...

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CEOs urge world leaders to take bolder climate action

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Modified mosquitoes reduce dengue cases by 77% in Indonesia experiment

Modified mosquitoes reduce dengue cases by 77% in Indonesia experiment
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South Korea building collapses onto bus during demolition, killing 9

South Korea building collapses onto bus during demolition, killing 9
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Mine-clearing workers killed in attack

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At least 10 people working to clear mines in northern Afghanistan were killed by ...

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'That's families for you': Prince Edward discusses the Sussexes and the bereaved Queen

'That's families for you': Prince Edward discusses the Sussexes and the bereaved Queen
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Serious cyberattacks in Europe have doubled as criminals exploited the pandemic

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Louisville officer charged with allegedly hitting a person in the head who was surrendering for arrest
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Euro 2020: How to watch and everything you need to know

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Bitcoin jumps after El Salvador says it'll start accepting it as legal tender

Bitcoin jumps after El Salvador says it'll start accepting it as legal tender
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A 1956 double murder has been solved using DNA evidence. It may be the oldest case cracked like this so far, investigator says

A 1956 double murder has been solved using DNA evidence. It may be the oldest case cracked like this so far, investigator says
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FBI faces its own racial reckoning while leading probes into police shooting deaths

FBI faces its own racial reckoning while leading probes into police shooting deaths
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Women are falling behind in India's Covid-19 vaccination drive

Women are falling behind in India's Covid-19 vaccination drive
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Myanmar military junta charges Aung San Suu Kyi with corruption

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A migrant teenager in a Texas shelter was Tased by police. Now officials are investigating

A migrant teenager in a Texas shelter was Tased by police. Now officials are investigating
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He's huddling with allies at a moment when the greatest threat to democracy comes from within the US
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El Chapo's wife expected to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges Thursday, according to report

El Chapo's wife expected to plead guilty to drug trafficking charges Thursday, according to report
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Investors holding $41 trillion demand action on climate — now

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Cyberattacks in Europe have doubled as criminals exploited the pandemic

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US President raises stakes on first foreign trip, saying he'll tell Russian counterpart 'what I want him to know'

US President raises stakes on first foreign trip, saying he'll tell Russian counterpart 'what I want him to know'
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American Airlines CEO shows up at Southwest flight attendant's wedding a year after their viral meeting

American Airlines CEO shows up at Southwest flight attendant's wedding a year after their viral meeting
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Russian court declares Navalny groups 'extremist' ahead of elections

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Developer pulls the plug on Keystone XL oil pipeline

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Developer pulls the plug on Keystone XL oil pipeline

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The developer of the Keystone XL pipeline announced Wednesday it is pulling the plug ...

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Biden and Johnson expected to work on lifting US-UK travel restrictions

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US President raises stakes on first foreign trip, saying he'll tell Russian counterpart 'what I want him to know'

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Kamala Harris is having a bad week (and it's only Wednesday)

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Tesla desperately needs a No. 2 for Elon Musk

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President Biden revokes Trump executive orders targeting TikTok and WeChat

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Dog rescued after wandering through Arctic ice for more than a week

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LEGO gets nostalgic with 2,000-piece classic typewriter -- complete with moving keys and carriage

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Serbian volleyball player suspended after making anti-Asian racist gesture during match against Thailand

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The legal battle over 'assault weapons' continues. What are they?

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Shell CEO: We will cut emissions faster but the world needs to use less oil

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