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The Oklahoman
The Collected Wisdom of R.W. McQuartersR.W. McQuarters Former Booker T. Washington, OSU and NFL Standout Age: 39 Ho
The Collected Wisdom of R.W. McQuarters
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 hours ago
R.W. McQuarters Former Booker T. Washington, OSU and NFL Standout Age: 39 Hometown: Tulsa When R.W. McQuarters' picked off Tony Romo in the end zone with nine seconds left in a 2007 NFC Playoff game, the Giants stayed alive on their run to a... Read more
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Al.com
Things to do in Birmingham this week, Feb. 7-13Your free time is precious, so how to spend it? Here are five ideas for Birming
Things to do in Birmingham this week, Feb. 7-13
Al.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Your free time is precious, so how to spend it? Here are five ideas for Birmingham this week, Feb. 7-13, 2016. Tap your toe. Wave a beer. Bask in beautiful surroundings. Concertgoers will find themselves immersed in newgrass music and vintage... Read more
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SB Nation
Let Cam Newton be himselfCam Newton demands attention. His skills, looks, personality, immense size and
Let Cam Newton be himself
SB Nation / Posted 18 hours ago
Cam Newton demands attention. His skills, looks, personality, immense size and determination to be the best at what he does refuse to be ignored. The gravitational pull of his intense celebrity will tug you into his orbit. You can't hide or feign... Read more
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NBC Miami
Officers to Participate in Emergency Training DrillsMultiple agencies will participate in emergency training exercises in South Flo
Officers to Participate in Emergency Training Drills
NBC Miami / Posted yesterday
Multiple agencies will participate in emergency training exercises in South Florida this weekend. The Miami Police Department will join the Miami Dade Police Department and the Miami Fire Department in conducting simulated events to test the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
UF quarterback Treon Harris moving to receiver for Gators?Harris reportedly has worked some with the team's wide receivers this offseason
UF quarterback Treon Harris moving to receiver for Gators?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Harris reportedly has worked some with the team's wide receivers this offseason. The 5-foot-11, 195-pound rising junior played some cornerback in high school - a position where the Gators are low in numbers unlike receiver, where UF has 15... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Coroner rules three deaths in fire accidentalHowever, Altoona police said they are continuing their investigation into the b
Coroner rules three deaths in fire accidental
Altoona Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
However, Altoona police said they are continuing their investigation into the blaze at the 2 -story wood-frame home that claimed the lives of Jessica Giarth, 31, and her children, Kea Barnes, 9, and Lyric Giarth, 20 months. All three died after the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Never mind George Clinton: Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White brought funk to the masses"Earth, hot air and no fire." That's how George Clinton, founder of influentia
Never mind George Clinton: Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White brought funk to the masses
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
"Earth, hot air and no fire." That's how George Clinton, founder of influential funk groups Funkadelic and Parliament, famously critiqued the sound of Earth, Wind & Fire in 1975. Insulting? Sure, but the Los Angeles band's founder, Maurice White,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Maurice White, musicianBy 1987, however, White was showing signs of the Parkinson’s disease that would
Maurice White, musician
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
By 1987, however, White was showing signs of the Parkinson’s disease that would force him to retire in 1994. While his fellow band members continued to enjoy success, at least White did not have to put up with the inevitable jokes prompted by the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maurice White, founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, dies at 74Maurice White, co-founder and leader of the groundbreaking ensemble Earth, Wind
Maurice White, founder of Earth, Wind & Fire, dies at 74
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Maurice White, co-founder and leader of the groundbreaking ensemble Earth, Wind & Fire, died Thursday at his Los Angeles home. He was 74. His brother and bandmate, Verdine White, confirmed the news with the Associated Press. The source for a wealth... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
HOME MOVIESBridge of Spies, directed by Steven Spielberg (PG-13, 135 minutes) A complicat
HOME MOVIES
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Bridge of Spies, directed by Steven Spielberg (PG-13, 135 minutes) A complicated story, Bridge of Spies is rendered understandable and intriguing by a director who has come to know how to handle a project like this. Based on actual events, the film... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White remembered in his hometown of MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn. — The music world mourned the loss of Memphis native and Earth,
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White remembered in his hometown of Memphis
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The music world mourned the loss of Memphis native and Earth, Wind and Fire founder Maurice White. He died at his home in Los Angeles Wednesday night. “My brother, hero and best friend Maurice White passed away peacefully last... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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The Morning Call
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B's answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth, Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74Maurice White was in many ways R&B’s answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White dead at 74
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Maurice White was in many ways R&B’s answer to Duke Ellington in the 1970s. His sweeping compositions for the group he founded, Earth Wind & Fire, encompassed jazz, soul, gospel, blues, Latin and African music. He conceived elaborate concept albums... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Survey shows prevalence of violence in lives of Baltimore studentsWhen the familiar pop-pop sound rang out late Friday afternoon, Tyrese Carter a
Survey shows prevalence of violence in lives of Baltimore students
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
When the familiar pop-pop sound rang out late Friday afternoon, Tyrese Carter and his friend Destiny McIntosh were watching television in his family's apartment. As gunshots are so common in their neighborhood, they joked that that was probably the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White dead at 74LOS ANGELES — Maurice White, one of the co-founders of the popular group Earth,
Earth, Wind & Fire's Maurice White dead at 74
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES — Maurice White, one of the co-founders of the popular group Earth, Wind & Fire passed away Thursday morning. He was diagnosed back in 1992, with his condition reportedly deteriorating in the past couple of months. White stopped touring... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
America celebrates Black History Month 2016(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Ander
America celebrates Black History Month 2016
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Anderson head the list of historically important African Americans whose lives and accomplishments are being recounted as . But their... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
America celebrates Black History Month 2016(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Ander
America celebrates Black History Month 2016
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 days ago
(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Anderson head the list of historically important African Americans whose lives and accomplishments are being recounted as . But their... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
America celebrates Black History Month 2016(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Ander
America celebrates Black History Month 2016
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
(RNN) - Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Frederick Douglass and Marian Anderson head the list of historically important African Americans whose lives and accomplishments are being recounted as . But their... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
NFL game bet lead to shooting, high-speed chaseBooker T. Roberts and Alphonso Palmer were betting $100 on an NFL game back in
NFL game bet lead to shooting, high-speed chase
Local 10 Miami / Posted 3 days ago
Booker T. Roberts and Alphonso Palmer were betting $100 on an NFL game back in October. Roberts, better known as B.T., bet on the Dallas Cowboys and Palmer bet on the New England Patriots. The Cowboys lost 6-30. Roberts paid, but he had a grudge. In... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFLRICHMOND, Va. — The NFL honored the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richm
These Virginia high schools will receive a Golden Football from the NFL
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — The NFL honored the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School in Richmond with a Golden Football. The football symbolizes Maggie Walker’s inclusion in the Super Bowl High School Honor Roll as a school that has contributed to Super Bowl... Read more
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The Daily Review
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective trac
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse
The Daily Review / Posted 3 days ago
1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective tracking a man who might be masterminding a child exploitation racket that flourishes in a largely unregulated virtual reality network. The drama, getting its Bay Area... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective trac
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse
Oakland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective tracking a man who might be masterminding a child exploitation racket that flourishes in a largely unregulated virtual reality network. The drama, getting its Bay Area... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective trac
Unsettling cyber thriller uploads at SF Playhouse
The Fremont Argus / Posted 3 days ago
1 "THE NETHER": Jennifer Haley's cyber thriller follows a female detective tracking a man who might be masterminding a child exploitation racket that flourishes in a largely unregulated virtual reality network. The drama, getting its Bay Area... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man found dead at apartment complex near high schoolTULSA — Tulsa police say a 26-year-old man was found dead at an apartment compl
Man found dead at apartment complex near high school
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
TULSA — Tulsa police say a 26-year-old man was found dead at an apartment complex next to Booker T. Washington High School. The Tulsa World reported that Anthony Reed was found dead at Towne Square Apartments on Tuesday. Students at the high school... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing DayFlorida State head coach Jimbo Fisher should have played the lottery this morni
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing Day
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher should have played the lottery this morning, maybe some golf or hit a poker table. He likely would have won at each stop. It was that kind of day for the Seminoles head coach, who watched his staff wrangle what... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Take a look at how Hampton Roads represented in the past 49 Super Bowls!The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communiti
Take a look at how Hampton Roads represented in the past 49 Super Bowls!
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communities that have contributed to Super Bowl history. This platform is designed to link the past 49 Super Bowls with this year’s game and honor the high schools and communities... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Eastside Community ExhibitA Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local foc
Eastside Community Exhibit
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
A Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local focus. The Wichita Falls Museum of North Texas History opened an exhibit to celebrate the history of the community and culture of the 'Eastside' of Wichita Falls. "It was a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Eastside Community ExhibitA Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local foc
Eastside Community Exhibit
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
A Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local focus. The Wichita Falls Museum of North Texas History opened an exhibit to celebrate the history of the community and culture of the 'Eastside' of Wichita Falls. "It was a... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Eastside Community ExhibitA Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local foc
Eastside Community Exhibit
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
A Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local focus. The Wichita Falls Museum of North Texas History opened an exhibit to celebrate the history of the community and culture of the 'Eastside' of Wichita Falls. "It was a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Eastside Community ExhibitA Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local foc
Eastside Community Exhibit
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
A Wichita Falls Museum is celebrating Black History Month with a very local focus. The Wichita Falls Museum of North Texas History opened an exhibit to celebrate the history of the community and culture of the 'Eastside' of Wichita Falls. "It was a... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
State roundup: New UCF coach’s commitment helps attract in-state talentORLANDO — Central Florida coach Scott Frost landed a mix of what he dubbed fast
State roundup: New UCF coach’s commitment helps attract in-state talent
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ORLANDO — Central Florida coach Scott Frost landed a mix of what he dubbed fast and fierce players during National Signing Day, bolstering the Knights’ offensive and defensive lines and adding a slew of in-state players. Frost, who replaced veteran... Read more
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The Miami Hurricane
Off field, redshirt freshman Demetrius Jackson impacts local youthRedshirt freshman defensive lineman Demetrius Jackson spends his time off the f
Off field, redshirt freshman Demetrius Jackson impacts local youth
The Miami Hurricane / Posted 3 days ago
Redshirt freshman defensive lineman Demetrius Jackson spends his time off the field volunteering with the kids of the Miami community. Jackson is preparing to present at a conference hosted by Booker T. Washington High School in February. Erum Kidwai... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
David Beaty, staff still working to land Kansas talent at KULAWRENCE — David Beaty made it clear last spring that Kansas would be a priorit
David Beaty, staff still working to land Kansas talent at KU
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
LAWRENCE — David Beaty made it clear last spring that Kansas would be a priority with his team’s recruiting efforts. The new KU coach organized a “Kansas blast,” splitting the state into sections with the goal of having an assistant coach make it to... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Police Identify Body Found Near Tulsa High SchoolTulsa police identified the body of a man found near Booker T. Washington High
Police Identify Body Found Near Tulsa High School
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
Tulsa police identified the body of a man found near Booker T. Washington High School. Police say 26-year-old Anthony Reed was found shot in the chest near the Towne Square Apartments Tuesday morning. Tulsa Public Schools campus police called in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing DayBy landing five legitimate All-Americans on the National Signing Day, FSU secur
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing Day
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
By landing five legitimate All-Americans on the National Signing Day, FSU secured one of its biggest recruiting days ever. The Seminoles addressed needs with huge impact-type players in OT Landon Dickerson, DT Shavar Manuel, DE Brian Burns, CB Carlos... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing DayFlorida State head coach Jimbo Fisher should have played the lottery this morni
Recruiting grades: Florida State, UCF big winners on National Signing Day
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher should have played the lottery this morning, maybe some golf or hit a poker table. He likely would have won at each stop. It was that kind of day for the Seminoles head coach, who watched his staff wrangle what... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
National Signing Day 2016: Local Football CommitsOn Wednesday, high school football players finalized their commitments to their
National Signing Day 2016: Local Football Commits
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
On Wednesday, high school football players finalized their commitments to their college of choice for National Signing Day. Local Commits: (Name, High School, College) Josh Jacobs, McLain, Alabama Jon-Michael Terry, Victory Christian, OU Justice... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
National Signing Day: Reaction from Green Country Signees Josh Jacobs of McLain (Alabama), Jon-Michael Terry of Victory Christian (OU),
National Signing Day: Reaction from Green Country Signees
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
Josh Jacobs of McLain (Alabama), Jon-Michael Terry of Victory Christian (OU), Justice Hill of Booker T. Washington (OSU) and Shemarr... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski TechTHURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski Tech
Arkansas Times / Posted 4 days ago
THURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats to the Little Rock neo-soul group SOULution, which won round 1 of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase last Thursday. This week's semi-final matchup includes Sean Fresh &... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
KU football signs 15 players for class of 2016LAWRENCE — There wasn't much drama with the Kansas football recruiting class.
KU football signs 15 players for class of 2016
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
LAWRENCE — There wasn't much drama with the Kansas football recruiting class. All 15 athletes expected signed their letters-of-intent with KU did so on Wednesday morning. The Jayhawks' class ranks 98th according to Rivals' team rankings, which is... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Black History Month calendarPrograms in celebration of Black History Month during February: SATURDAY The
Black History Month calendar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Programs in celebration of Black History Month during February: SATURDAY The Tuskegee Airmen documentary, 2 p.m., San Marco branch library, 1513 LaSalle St. Features George Crum’s invention of potato chips. (904) 858-2907 or... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Tulsa Murder Suspect Spotted At Gas Station, ArrestedWhile investigating one homicide, Tulsa police arrested a man in connection to
Tulsa Murder Suspect Spotted At Gas Station, Arrested
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
While investigating one homicide, Tulsa police arrested a man in connection to another murder. Deandre Armon Williams was taken into custody Tuesday at a gas station at Pine and Peoria, according to Tulsa Homicide Sergeant Dave Walker. Police were... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
OSU Football: A Recruiting Recap Of The Mike Gundy EraHeading into National Signing Day tomorrow, here’s a look at Oklahoma State’s r
OSU Football: A Recruiting Recap Of The Mike Gundy Era
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 5 days ago
Heading into National Signing Day tomorrow, here’s a look at Oklahoma State’s recruiting classes since Mike Gundy became head coach. The rankings are pulled from the 247Sports Composite Rating, which combines the rankings of the major recruiting... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dean Ambrose gets serious on RawOn a rather lackluster Raw, one thing that stuck out was Dean Ambrose as he man
Dean Ambrose gets serious on Raw
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
On a rather lackluster Raw, one thing that stuck out was Dean Ambrose as he managed to get Brock Lesnar's attention in a big way. One problem they've had with Ambrose over the past year is while trying to build up his “crazy” side, they've turned... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
National Signing Day 2016In less than a day, high school football players will finalize their commitment
National Signing Day 2016
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 5 days ago
In less than a day, high school football players will finalize their commitments to their college of choice for National Signing Day. It's the day that most student-athletes await because they know they're one step closer to fulfilling their dream... Read more
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