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Trump surrogate Mark Burns tweets cartoon of Hillary Clinton in blackface

Pastor Mark Burns, an African-American Trump advisor who spoke at the Republican National Convention, tweeted a cartoon of Hillary Clinton in blackface Monday. He defended the post Monday afternoon on TV, but later apologized for it

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Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote

On what could prove to be her last day as Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff mounted a forceful defense of her time leading Latin America's most populous nation, warning senators that ousting her would hurt a young democracy while defiantly promising to go down fighting in what many see as a losing battle.

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Brazil's president proclaims innocence at impeachment trial

In a 14-hour session that was less electric than expected, Brazil's suspended president proclaimed her innocence at her impeachment trial Monday, branding her vice president a "usurper," calling the drive to oust her a "coup" and warning senators that history will judge them harshly if they oust a democratically elected leader on false charges.

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First year of football for YMLA

The Young Men's Leadership Academy fields its first varsity football team as newcomers to the sport and 5A competition. (Star-Telegram/Rodger Mallison)
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First year of football for YMLA 3:58

First year of football for YMLA

Nevada Hudson: No.1 at 82 2:02

Nevada Hudson: No.1 at 82

YMLA walks away from rough opening loss with renewed dedication 2:01

YMLA walks away from rough opening loss with renewed dedication

2016 Big Tex Choice Awards 2:13

2016 Big Tex Choice Awards