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Today: 'Jim Crow' traffic stops. Iran's Decider Speaks.

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The Deadly Traffic Stop

It's almost as old as policing. If you're suspicious, find something -- say, a broken taillight -- as a reason for a stop and escalate from there. In North Charleston, S.C., blacks say it's a modern twist on the old Jim Crow...