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11/2/05

Flags Lowered To Half Staff For Rosa Parks

It's been a day of remembering Rosa Parks. Here in Lubbock and across Texas, state and federal buildings lowered their flags to half staff in her honor.

Meanwhile in Detroit, more than 4,000 mourners attended her funeral service. Parks made her place in history by refusing to give up her seat on a bus back in 1955, which later sparked the civil rights movement.

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