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South getting largest share of grants for civil rights sites

Apr. 11, 2020 10:23 AM EDT

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Southern states that once were the epicenter of the civil rights struggle will receive the largest share of federal grant money meant to preserve sites linked to the movement. The National Park Service, in an announcement last week, said more than $14 million will go to 51 projects...