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First Federal Juneteenth Holiday Marked With Celebrations In Maryland [Video]

First Federal Juneteenth Holiday Marked With Celebrations In Maryland

From City Dock to Maryland Hall, it's a celebration. Car horns are blaring. Music is blasting with hundreds of demonstrators in the streets. It's Juneteenth and this one is special. A year when the..

Credit: WJZ Baltimore     Duration: 02:03Published
Leimert Park Rising, Celebrating The Reopening The Park And First Official National Juneteenth Holiday [Video]

Leimert Park Rising, Celebrating The Reopening The Park And First Official National Juneteenth Holiday

Rick Montanez reports from Leimert Park where the park is reopened after being closed and the first official celebration of Juneteeth as a national holiday.

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Juneteenth 2021: Thousands Celebrate Newest Federal Holiday In Denver's Five Points Neighborhood [Video]

Juneteenth 2021: Thousands Celebrate Newest Federal Holiday In Denver's Five Points Neighborhood

Thousands packed the streets of Denver’s Five Points neighborhood in celebration of the Juneteenth holiday. The weekend-long celebration commemorates the freeing of slaves in Texas 156 years ago. The..

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Communities around the Kansas City metro celebrate the first official Juneteenth holiday [Video]

Communities around the Kansas City metro celebrate the first official Juneteenth holiday

Communities around the Kansas City metro celebrate the first official Juneteenth holiday

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Juneteenth celebrations across San Diego [Video]

Juneteenth celebrations across San Diego

San Diego joins the Cooper family as Juneteenth becomes a US holiday. The Cooper family was the first to hold a celebration for Juneteenth in San Diego.

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Flags raised across the US to celebrate Juneteenth becoming a federal holiday [Video]

Flags raised across the US to celebrate Juneteenth becoming a federal holiday

Juneteenth flag-raising ceremonies were held across the US on Thursday June 17, after Juneteenth was officially made a holiday by President Joseph Biden.

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Mayors Push For Reparations As U.S. Celebrates First-Ever Federally Recognized Juneteenth [Video]

Mayors Push For Reparations As U.S. Celebrates First-Ever Federally Recognized Juneteenth

Heading into a historic weekend, people across the country were celebrating the first-ever weekend with Juneteenth federally recognized as a holiday.

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Lexington leader reacts to expanded recognition of Juneteenth holiday [Video]

Lexington leader reacts to expanded recognition of Juneteenth holiday

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Push to make Juneteenth a paid holiday [Video]

Push to make Juneteenth a paid holiday

Push to make Juneteenth a paid holiday

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Juneteenth Holiday Celebrated in Bay Area, U.S. After National Holiday Established [Video]

Juneteenth Holiday Celebrated in Bay Area, U.S. After National Holiday Established

Santa Clara County was the first county in California to pass a resolution for the Juneteenth holiday, commemorating the emancipation of enslaved people in the United States. Anne Makovec reports...

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Juneteenth 2021: Community leaders say 2020 helped catapult holiday into national spotlight [Video]

Juneteenth 2021: Community leaders say 2020 helped catapult holiday into national spotlight

Juneteenth celebrations have been a time-honored tradition in the Black community. But this year, there's a change in the air as people from all walks of life join in on the festivities. Community..

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Juneteenth celebrations include possible closuresg [Video]

Juneteenth celebrations include possible closuresg

For the first time in nearly 40 years the U.S has recognized a new federal holiday; Juneteenth. The last holiday added was Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 1983. However, the last-minute addition is..

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Metro Detroit celebrates Juneteenth [Video]

Metro Detroit celebrates Juneteenth

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Biden signs bill, creating Juneteenth a holiday marking end of slavery [Video]

Biden signs bill, creating Juneteenth a holiday marking end of slavery

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For educators, national Juneteenth holiday enhances a conversation about a long struggle for justice [Video]

For educators, national Juneteenth holiday enhances a conversation about a long struggle for justice

Juneteenth is now a federally recognized holiday, signed into law by President Joe Biden on Thursday. The day commemorates the arrival of Union troops to Galveston Texas to inform residents there about..

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Actor's tweet summarizes confusion around Juneteenth holiday [Video]

Actor's tweet summarizes confusion around Juneteenth holiday

D. L. Hughley discusses the impact of President Biden signing legislation into law that establishes June 19 as Juneteenth National Independence Day.

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Community Leaders Believe Juneteenth Holiday Offers Opportunity For Everyone To Learn [Video]

Community Leaders Believe Juneteenth Holiday Offers Opportunity For Everyone To Learn

Some have been waiting for the recognition of Juneteenth their entire lives, others don't understand how it impacts their lives.

Credit: CBS 4 Denver     Duration: 03:12Published
'A Step In The Right Direction': Juneteenth A Symbol Of Hope For Many In Boston [Video]

'A Step In The Right Direction': Juneteenth A Symbol Of Hope For Many In Boston

With a stroke of a presidential pen, Juneteenth became the latest federal holiday. WBZ-TV's Tiffany Chan reports.

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Juneteenth becomes federal holiday after bill receives Biden’s signature [Video]

Juneteenth becomes federal holiday after bill receives Biden’s signature

President Joe Biden signed a bill into law Thursday that makes Juneteenth a federal holiday.

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New Yorkers React To Juneteenth Becoming A Federal Holiday [Video]

New Yorkers React To Juneteenth Becoming A Federal Holiday

New Yorkers reacted Thursday as President Joe Biden signed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday. The day will commemorate the end of slavery in America; CBS2's Dick Brennan reports.

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Commemorating Juneteenth in Utah [Video]

Commemorating Juneteenth in Utah

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Minnesotans Share What Juneteenth Means To Them [Video]

Minnesotans Share What Juneteenth Means To Them

It’s a holiday that’s getting long-overdue attention. Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield looks at how Juneteenth is having a broader impact than ever before (3:01) WCCO 4 News At 5 - June 17, 2021

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Biden calls signing Juneteenth holiday bill “one of the great honors” of his presidency [Video]

Biden calls signing Juneteenth holiday bill “one of the great honors” of his presidency

Biden calls signing Juneteenth holiday bill “one of the great honors” of his presidency

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Juneteenth holiday on its way to becoming nationally recognized [Video]

Juneteenth holiday on its way to becoming nationally recognized

Once signed by President Biden, Juneteenth becomes the first new federal holiday since 1983 and Martin Luther King Junior Day.

Credit: WPTV News | West Palm Beach     Duration: 02:04Published
Philadelphia Holds Flag-Raising For Upcoming Juneteenth Holiday [Video]

Philadelphia Holds Flag-Raising For Upcoming Juneteenth Holiday

The Black Liberation Flag was raised outside City Hall Wednesday morning, as music played.

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US Congress votes to create Juneteenth holiday marking end of slavery


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Trump postpones rally scheduled for 'Juneteenth' holiday

Donald Trump has postponed a controversial rally scheduled for the same day as a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the US, following fierce criticism, he announced Friday.​
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Trump shifts date of Oklahoma rally to 'respect' emancipation holiday

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday he would shift the date of an Oklahoma rally from June 19th, the date of the "Juneteenth" holiday, to June 20th out of respect for a day commemorating the end..
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Trump faces backlash from black leaders on Tulsa rally

President Donald Trump is facing criticism for his decision to hold a campaign rally next week on Juneteenth, a holiday marking the end of U.S. slavery, in a city known for a race massacre in 1921.
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