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Crosscut
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage AwardsThe nominations are in! Last month, we asked you to tell us about the people in
Announcing the nominees for Crosscut’s 3rd Annual Courage Awards
Crosscut / Posted 2 days ago
The nominations are in! Last month, we asked you to tell us about the people in your community who are bravely standing up for what’s right, and pushing us all to think harder about how we can build a better future for our region. You... Read more
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Washington Post
Obama returns to New Orleans to remember Katrina and celebrate city’s recoveryFILE:: President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, then-Housing and Urba
Obama returns to New Orleans to remember Katrina and celebrate city’s recovery
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
FILE:: President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, then-Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan, left, and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, right, tour Columbia Parc Development in New Orleans in 2010. (Carolyn Kaster/AP) NEW... Read more
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PR.com
Ronald Shore and David Hitt Provide Inspiring Career Advice to Local Youth at Los Angeles LGBT Center Ronald Shore and David Hitt of Keller Williams Los Feliz Provide Inspiring Ca
Ronald Shore and David Hitt Provide Inspiring Career Advice to Local Youth at Los Angeles LGBT Center
PR.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ronald Shore and David Hitt of Keller Williams Los Feliz Provide Inspiring Career Advice to Local Youth at Los Angeles LGBT Center. Los Angeles,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Katrina had lasting effect on those who were kidsNEW ORLEANS — Getting a job seems to be tougher for today's teenage Hurricane K
Katrina had lasting effect on those who were kids
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
NEW ORLEANS — Getting a job seems to be tougher for today's teenage Hurricane Katrina survivors who lost their homes and were out of school for months. Darren Alridge's teen years were a struggle. His family lost everything and was evacuated to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hill District get-together allows public to connect with police officersSam Lothard of the North Side wanted to know how police officers police each ot
Hill District get-together allows public to connect with police officers
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
Sam Lothard of the North Side wanted to know how police officers police each other. Kent Bey of the Hill District asked about the Pittsburgh police department's plans to reach youth. Those questions and plenty of others came from residents meeting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Buhari's Shuttle Diplomacy, Strengthening the Fight Against Corruption and InsurgencyPresident Muhammadu Buhari recently returned from the United States of America
President Buhari's Shuttle Diplomacy, Strengthening the Fight Against Corruption and Insurgency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Muhammadu Buhari recently returned from the United States of America where he engaged with President Barack Obama and other top functionaries of the United States government on issues of mutual cooperation and assistance. President Buhari... Read more
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TribLIVE
Attorney general: Violence hinders change in race relationsAs day broke Monday after a night of violence in Ferguson, Mo., where one year
Attorney general: Violence hinders change in race relations
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
As day broke Monday after a night of violence in Ferguson, Mo., where one year ago police race relations were thrust into the national consciousness, the country's top law enforcement officer was in Pittsburgh condemning the violence and advocating... Read more

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