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Yearbook photo shows Baton Rouge officers in blackface

More than 25 years ago, two Baton Rouge police officers wore blackface for an undercover operation. This week, the Louisiana city's police chief apologized after a photograph of the officers from a department yearbook surfaced online.

Officers in Alton Sterling case await word on discipline

Two Baton Rouge police officers involved in the 2016 shooting death of Alton Sterling are expected to learn soon whether they'll face discipline by their department as police prepare to release four more videos recorded the night of the shooting.