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National Guard Deployed as Violence Engulfs Baltimore

Police officials in Baltimore say National Guard troops are taking up positions in parts of the eastern U.S. city, which was engulfed by rioting after the funeral of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who died from injuries sustained while in police custody earlier this month. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake called it "one of the darkest days" Baltimore has ever faced. She declared a weeklong nighttime curfew, while Maryland Governor Larry Hogan declared a state...

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