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Spokane water department fixing leak on Boone Ave

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The City of Spokane's water department is fixing a leak on Boone Ave. Westbound Boone is reduced to one lane between Madison and Cedar Streets. Repairs are expected to be finished before the Tuesday evening commute.

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Civil rights pioneer seeks expungement of '55 arrest record

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Months before Rosa Parks became the mother of the modern civil rights movement by refusing to move to the back of a segregated Alabama bus, Black teenager Claudette Colvin did the same. Convicted of assaulting a police officer while being arrested, she was placed on probation yet never received notice that she'd finished the term and was on safe ground legally.