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NBC News
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African AmericansCongress passing the Voting Rights Act that same year. But 51 years later, a wa
New voting laws in the South could affect millions of African Americans
NBC News / Posted 3 hours ago
Congress passing the Voting Rights Act that same year. But 51 years later, a wave of new voting laws has emerged in the Southern states, potentially disenfranchising a large percentage of the roughly 3.72 million unregistered African-Americans... Read more
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Al.com
New laws affect African-American voters across the SouthCongress passing the Voting Rights Act that same year. But 51 years later, a wa
New laws affect African-American voters across the South
Al.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Congress passing the Voting Rights Act that same year. But 51 years later, a wave of new voting laws has emerged in the Southern states, potentially disenfranchising a large percentage of the roughly 3.72 million unregistered African-Americans... Read more
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ajc.com
State college football schedulesthe state: Sept. 3 at Valdosta State, 7 p.m. Sept. 10 vs. Tuskegee in Phenix
State college football schedules
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
the state: Sept. 3 at Valdosta State, 7 p.m. Sept. 10 vs. Tuskegee in Phenix City, Ala., 5 p.m. Sept. 17 at Southeastern University, 7 p.m. Sept. 24 vs West Georgia, 7 p.m. Oct. 1 vs. Miles College, 7 p.m. Oct. 8 at Charleston Southern,... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Today and Sunday's Sports CalendarNicholls fall camp scrimmage No. 2, 9 a.m. COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL Nicholls vs. In
Today and Sunday's Sports Calendar
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
Nicholls fall camp scrimmage No. 2, 9 a.m. COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL Nicholls vs. Indiana State at Samford Invitational in Birmingham, Ala., 1 p.m. MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Round Rock Express at New Orleans Zephyrs, 6 p.m. FISHING RODEO Seventh Annual... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Today and Sunday's Sports CalendarNicholls fall camp scrimmage No. 2, 9 a.m. COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL Nicholls vs. In
Today and Sunday's Sports Calendar
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Nicholls fall camp scrimmage No. 2, 9 a.m. COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL Nicholls vs. Indiana State at Samford Invitational in Birmingham, Ala., 1 p.m. MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Round Rock Express at New Orleans Zephyrs, 6 p.m. FISHING RODEO Seventh Annual... Read more
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Al.com
Through faith and learning, Birmingham jazz flutist Kim Scott is on the cusp of successHer friends in Birmingham's South Hampton neighborhood always knew exactly wher
Through faith and learning, Birmingham jazz flutist Kim Scott is on the cusp of success
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
Her friends in Birmingham's South Hampton neighborhood always knew exactly where to find Kim while the rest of them were outside playing: in the bathroom, playing the flute. The young girl hijacked the only bathroom in her home because of its... Read more
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Al.com
Postal worker, once an all-SEC lineman, charged in gift card theftTerrill Chatman, a former postal employee who also once played for the Universi
Postal worker, once an all-SEC lineman, charged in gift card theft
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Terrill Chatman, a former postal employee who also once played for the University of Alabama football team, was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury for stealing gift cards from the mail, federal authorities announced. A two-count indictment... Read more
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Al.com
Celebrating 75 years of innovation in BirminghamBy Art Tipton, Ph.D.,president and CEO of Southern Research. Tipton has 40 U.S.
Celebrating 75 years of innovation in Birmingham
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Art Tipton, Ph.D.,president and CEO of Southern Research. Tipton has 40 U.S. patents and is a 2013 inductee into the National Academy of Inventors. He also serves on multiple boards including the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRuPikaZOO – A Pokémon Go event, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Zoo. FASHION WE
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 4 days ago
PikaZOO – A Pokémon Go event, 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Birmingham Zoo. FASHION WEEK at the Boutwell Auditorium. OLIVIA’S HAPPY HOUR, every Thursday at Olivia’s Bar and Lounge with $.50 wings and drink specials, 4 p.m. For more call (205)... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 4 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
The Marietta Times / Posted 4 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffsin Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region
Multiagency grants to help communities hit by coal layoffs
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
in Florence: $1 million for an entrepreneurship program in a nine-county region in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Southern Research Institute in Birmingham: $60,000 to create a plan for business development in coal... Read more
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chad
AUDIO:of the Leeds crowd but I'll give it a good old go," laughed Isaac, promising fa
AUDIO:
chad / Posted 5 days ago
of the Leeds crowd but I'll give it a good old go," laughed Isaac, promising fans 'blood, sweat and laughs'. "We are a southern band so we did a bit better down south at first. But the northern crowds are even more wild for us now than down... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Local recruits catching attention of major collegesand honorable mention All-State honors last year.

He has received offers

Local recruits catching attention of major colleges
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
and honorable mention All-State honors last year.

He has received offers from Division I schools such as Tulane University, Louisiana-Lafayette, Purdue University, Nicholls State University, Louisiana Tech, Kansas State, Colorado State,... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Local recruits catching attention of major collegesand honorable mention All-State honors last year.

He has received offers

Local recruits catching attention of major colleges
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
and honorable mention All-State honors last year.

He has received offers from Division I schools such as Tulane University, Louisiana-Lafayette, Purdue University, Nicholls State University, Louisiana Tech, Kansas State, Colorado State,... Read more

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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Braves might need Tebow to help sell ticketsinto it. If I was a Double-A or Single-A team, I'm signing him to get the ticke
Braves might need Tebow to help sell tickets
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
into it. If I was a Double-A or Single-A team, I'm signing him to get the ticket sales up." It certainly worked for the Birmingham Barons 22 years ago by signing and playing basketball legend Michael Jordan for a full season of Southern League... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Millsaps looks to Fan The Flame in 201624th 1:00pm: vs. Hendrix September 31st: BYE WEEK October 8th 1:00pm: at Cent
Millsaps looks to Fan The Flame in 2016
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 5 days ago
24th 1:00pm: vs. Hendrix September 31st: BYE WEEK October 8th 1:00pm: at Centre October 15th 1:00pm: vs. Birmingham Southern October 22nd 2:00pm: vs. Washington University St. Louis (HOMECOMING) October 29th 1:00pm: at... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Ellender's Martin commits to Tulaneand four steals per outing as a guard last year, playing a key role in Ellender
Ellender's Martin commits to Tulane
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
and four steals per outing as a guard last year, playing a key role in Ellender's 26-8 overall season. Martin received offers in basketball from the University of New Orleans, Southern Mississippi, Tulane and the University of Alabama-Birm... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Ellender's Martin commits to Tulaneand four steals per outing as a guard last year, playing a key role in Ellender
Ellender's Martin commits to Tulane
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
and four steals per outing as a guard last year, playing a key role in Ellender's 26-8 overall season. Martin received offers in basketball from the University of New Orleans, Southern Mississippi, Tulane and the University of Alabama-Birm... Read more
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Al.com
I was raised a racist. Six decades later, I still combat my upbringinga young white child might ask. These are the questions I asked. Growing up in
I was raised a racist. Six decades later, I still combat my upbringing
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
a young white child might ask. These are the questions I asked. Growing up in the 1950s in the countryside outside Birmingham, Alabama, my world was a small one—the school teachers went to my church, the kids I knew at church went to my... Read more
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Daily Mail
Katherine Webb's baby boy Tripp is already a fan of UFChis doting mom, and earlier in the day, she shared a snapshot of herself holdin
Katherine Webb's baby boy Tripp is already a fan of UFC
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
his doting mom, and earlier in the day, she shared a snapshot of herself holding Tripp in her arms, writing: 'My [heart].' Southern girl: The Alabama native showed off her hometown pride last week by sporting a black Birmingham baseball cap Proud... Read more
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The Christian Post
The Sadness of Progressives Who Want Resegregationand "mean-spirited," wrote a Montgomery, Alabama, reporter. Having lived throu
The Sadness of Progressives Who Want Resegregation
The Christian Post / Posted 8 days ago
and "mean-spirited," wrote a Montgomery, Alabama, reporter. Having lived through the Wallace era, and, as a young Birmingham newspaper reporter covering him and his exploitation of the race issue to advance his political interests, it was... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20Crop Drop helps cultivate community relationship Through a collaborative partn
Mississippi campus briefs: Aug. 20
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
Crop Drop helps cultivate community relationship Through a collaborative partnership, Jackson State University students bagged 20,000 pounds of sweet potatoes donated by an area farm and distributed the produce Tuesday to motorists in its first-ever... Read more
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Al.com
Funeral services set for former Alabama Secretary of State Jim Bennettin Maplewood Cemetery in Pulaski, Tennessee. In lieu of flowers, the family as
Funeral services set for former Alabama Secretary of State Jim Bennett
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
in Maplewood Cemetery in Pulaski, Tennessee. In lieu of flowers, the family asked for donations to the Jacksonville State University Foundation or Tannehill State Park. A state legislator from 1978 to 1993, Bennett was twice elected to the House... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump adviser accused of making anti-Semitic remarksbegan under a prior Inspector General, Mr. Joseph Schmitz,” the letter from Ten
Trump adviser accused of making anti-Semitic remarks
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
began under a prior Inspector General, Mr. Joseph Schmitz,” the letter from Tenenbaum’s lawyer Mayer Morganroth of Birmingham, Mich., states. Trump’s campaign did not return multiple calls and emails over a week about Schmitz. Clinton,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump adviser accused of making anti-Semitic remarksbegan under a prior Inspector General, Mr. Joseph Schmitz,” the letter from Ten
Trump adviser accused of making anti-Semitic remarks
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
began under a prior Inspector General, Mr. Joseph Schmitz,” the letter from Tenenbaum’s lawyer Mayer Morganroth of Birmingham, Mich., states. Trump’s campaign did not return multiple calls and emails over a week about Schmitz. Clinton,... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
The Purple Marching Machine tunes up: Miles College marching band ready to celebrate 20th anniversaryBy Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times Members of the Purple Marchi
The Purple Marching Machine tunes up: Miles College marching band ready to celebrate 20th anniversary
The Birmingham Times / Posted 11 days ago
By Solomon Crenshaw Jr. For the Birmingham Times Members of the Purple Marching Machine made their way from the band room around the campus before an on-the-field practice. Practice is underway in Fairfield for the Miles College band, whose season... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRuAT STEEL, 8 p.m. with SHARRON performing and DJ CDUBB in the Mix at Steel on Fi
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 11 days ago
AT STEEL, 8 p.m. with SHARRON performing and DJ CDUBB in the Mix at Steel on First Avenue at 23rd Street, downtown Birmingham. Get your live music and dance on every Thursday night. VINO & VAN GOGH, 6 p.m. at Iron City, a benefit for UCP... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
White Sox option Carson Fulmer to Class AAA CharlotteHe was 4-9 with a 4.76 ERA (46 ER/87.0 IP) and 90 strikeouts over 17 starts wit
White Sox option Carson Fulmer to Class AAA Charlotte
Chicago White Sox / Posted 12 days ago
He was 4-9 with a 4.76 ERA (46 ER/87.0 IP) and 90 strikeouts over 17 starts with Birmingham this season. Fulmer ranked fourth in the Southern League in strikeouts per 9.0 IP (9.31) and sixth in strikeouts at the time of his promotion to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
2016 Southern Conference Previewwho say it's time to move on. "It definitely was a great time, it definitely w
2016 Southern Conference Preview
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
who say it's time to move on. "It definitely was a great time, it definitely was something great to build off of," the all-Southern Conference preseason selection said. "But you've got to kind of put it to rest with the new season coming up. You... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
2016 Southern Conference Previewwho say it's time to move on. "It definitely was a great time, it definitely w
2016 Southern Conference Preview
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
who say it's time to move on. "It definitely was a great time, it definitely was something great to build off of," the all-Southern Conference preseason selection said. "But you've got to kind of put it to rest with the new season coming up. You... Read more
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Salem News
AROUND THE HORNStrader took first in the shot put and second in the discus on Saturday at the
AROUND THE HORN
Salem News / Posted 13 days ago
Strader took first in the shot put and second in the discus on Saturday at the Michigan Senior Olympics held at Oakland University. For his efforts, Strader qualified for June 2017's United States Senior Olympics held in Birmingham, Alabama.... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyondled the way, but the Fight for $15 is now for everyone,” said Derick Smith, adj
At First-Ever Fight for $15 Convention, Workers Adopt ‘Richmond Resolution,’ Vow to Champion $15, Union Rights Through 2016 Election Season and Beyond
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 days ago
led the way, but the Fight for $15 is now for everyone,” said Derick Smith, adjunct faculty at North Carolina A&T State University. “By joining together and passing the Richmond Resolution, we’re saying loud and clear that we will hold our... Read more
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York Daily Record
How York played a role in the steroid controversy20, but Stalker continued to lift and stayed in contact with many of the York m
How York played a role in the steroid controversy
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
20, but Stalker continued to lift and stayed in contact with many of the York men. He went on to become a professor at the University of Delaware, a post from which he recently retired. A few years ago he was in a gym not far from campus. Some... Read more
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KECI Missoula
2016 Southwestern Athletic Conference PreviewAthletic Conference's preseason offensive player of the year, senior running ba
2016 Southwestern Athletic Conference Preview
KECI Missoula / Posted 18 days ago
Athletic Conference's preseason offensive player of the year, senior running back Lenard Tillery, started his career at Southern University as a walk-on. So, too, did tight end Dillon Beard, who joined Tillery as one of seven Jaguars on the... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRuAT STEEL, 8 p.m. with SHARRON performing and DJ CDUBB in the Mix at Steel on Fi
People, Places and Things by Gwen DeRu
The Birmingham Times / Posted 18 days ago
AT STEEL, 8 p.m. with SHARRON performing and DJ CDUBB in the Mix at Steel on First Avenue at 23rd Street, downtown Birmingham. Get your live music and dance on every Thursday night. THIRSTY THURSDAY at the Baron’s game at Regions... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Justice Department registers votersmuch of the failure on the campaign’s wide scope. His experiences in Albany, ho
History: Justice Department registers voters
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 20 days ago
much of the failure on the campaign’s wide scope. His experiences in Albany, however, helped inform the strategy for the Birmingham Campaign that followed less than a year later. August 10, 1965: The Justice Department began registering voters... Read more
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Al.com
The story of the man who gave Bear Bryant his job backincluding stock options, housing and a car. In his autobiography, Bryant discu
The story of the man who gave Bear Bryant his job back
Al.com / Posted 20 days ago
including stock options, housing and a car. In his autobiography, Bryant discussed meeting with team-owner Joe Robbie in a Birmingham hotel room and his decision to accept the NFL job. But first, he would have to break the news to the University of... Read more
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