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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore photographer shoots for positive self-worth in artWomen revealed things they liked about themselves on signs to be shared online,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
Women revealed things they liked about themselves on signs to be shared online, raising money for the Women’s Resource Center via donations the subjects made. More recently, Matthews co-organized another benefit for WRC, a photo collection... Read more
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Deseret News
Would military exit oath be enough to prevent veteran suicide? Experts say nopledge could actually do harm. Those experts are calling on the Senate not to
Deseret News / Posted 19 hours ago
pledge could actually do harm. Those experts are calling on the Senate not to include the oath in its version of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, which has passed the House. They say crisis response planning is much more effective in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Candidates Spar On Issuesdeciphering the candidates looking to lead Liberia The DDC is made up of the P
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
deciphering the candidates looking to lead Liberia The DDC is made up of the Press Union of Liberia (PUL), Liberia Media Center (LMC), Center for Transparency and Accountability in Liberia (CENTAL), Center for Media Studies and Peacebuilding... Read more
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Aljazeera
Uncovering Somalia's forgotten music of the 1970sin recent years, as the region's situation has incrementally improved, there ha
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
in recent years, as the region's situation has incrementally improved, there has been a concerted effort involving the national radio stations and cultural ministries in Hargeisa and Mogadishu, and the returning Somali diaspora to preserve and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NAMI of Wilmington to hold classes for families of mentally ill childrenThe National Alliance on Mental Illness in Wilmington will offer a class for pa
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
The National Alliance on Mental Illness in Wilmington will offer a class for parents and other family members of children with mental disorders. NAMI Basics helps parents and caregivers of children to understand the brain disorders that are causing... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Here are candidates for mayor, city council and board of education on Tuesday’s ballota new Regions Field baseball facility, the Negro League Baseball Museum, Railro
The Birmingham Times / Posted 3 days ago
a new Regions Field baseball facility, the Negro League Baseball Museum, Railroad Park, the Birmingham Crossplex, an international multi-use sports complex, the Uptown district including a four-star Westin Hotel with various shops and restaurants,... Read more
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The Hill
Foes of birth control mandate deny Americans careher birth control routine when a nurse refused to administer Depo Provera shots
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
her birth control routine when a nurse refused to administer Depo Provera shots at the Catholic Fordham University health center. Or the young women who come across the border fleeing sexual violence and are then denied emergency contraceptives... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
America's far-right stole the spotlight. Now comes the backlashBy their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception. Around the nation, TV screens and social media... Read more
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The Morning Call
America's far-right stole the spotlight. Now comes the backlashBy their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception. Around the nation, TV screens and social media... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
America's far-right stole the spotlight. Now comes the backlashBy their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception. Around the nation, TV screens and social media... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
America's far-right stole the spotlight. Now comes the backlashBy their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception. Around the nation, TV screens and social media... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
America's far-right stole the spotlight. Now comes the backlashBy their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
By their nature, fringe movements usually don’t find the scalding-hot center of the national spotlight. Last weekend’s “Unite the Right” rally in Virginia was an extreme — and informative — exception. Around the nation, TV screens and social media... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 2017Information: move4topeka@gmail.com. Introduction to DigitalLearn, 9:30 to 10:3
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Information: move4topeka@gmail.com. Introduction to DigitalLearn, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. or 1 to 2 p.m., Computer Training Center, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. An overview of library’s online learning tool for new... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
CJ Extra calendar, Aug. 16-22, 2017Information: move4topeka@gmail.com. Introduction to DigitalLearn, 9:30 to 10:3
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Information: move4topeka@gmail.com. Introduction to DigitalLearn, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. or 1 to 2 p.m., Computer Training Center, Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 S.W. 10th. An overview of library’s online learning tool for new... Read more
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Black Press USA
White Supremacist Murder Suspect Jailed after Charlottesville AttackFields Jr., a 20 year-old from Ohio, who drove his dark gray Dodge Challenger i
Black Press USA / Posted 5 days ago
Fields Jr., a 20 year-old from Ohio, who drove his dark gray Dodge Challenger into a crowd of people protesting a White nationalist march in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday, August 12 showed a deep interest in Nazism and Adolph Hitler in high... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Amber Alert issued for 13-old from Hidalgo Countyex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is be
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
ex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is believed to be the largest group of white nationalists to come together in a decade - including neo-Nazis, skinheads, members of the Ku Klux Klan - who descended on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Family of Iowa Park veteran killed in crash asking for help with funeral costsex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is be
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
ex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is believed to be the largest group of white nationalists to come together in a decade - including neo-Nazis, skinheads, members of the Ku Klux Klan - who descended on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Local hospital gives free vaccinations to ready kids for schoolex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is be
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
ex-teacher says he idolized Hitler, Nazism The chaos erupted around what is believed to be the largest group of white nationalists to come together in a decade - including neo-Nazis, skinheads, members of the Ku Klux Klan - who descended on... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
WATCH: Channing Tatum dances with employee at NC gas stationpressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
ETX officer wins 2 medals at World Games underway in LApressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Euclid Police release dashcam video of arrest after Facebook video goes viralpressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Traffic at a standstill on I-20 outside of Abilenepressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Severe thunderstorm warnings issued for several ETX countiespressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Food, school supplies available for free Aug. 15 in Marshall, TXpressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
pressure cookerExperts: Violence the result of political pressure cooker With the polarization of America and the empowerment white supremacist groups took from Donald Trump's election, many saw the violence of Charlottesville as... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
R&B singer Deborah Cox headlines Charlotte Pride festivalCox headlines the annual Charlotte Pride Festival on Aug. 26. Cox, who perform
The Charlotte Post / Posted 8 days ago
Cox headlines the annual Charlotte Pride Festival on Aug. 26. Cox, who performs at 8 p.m. on the Wells Fargo Stage in Center City, is a Grammy-nominated, R&B recording artist and actress best known for the double platinum “Nobody’s Supposed to... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
3rd anniversary of Michael Brown shootingby white police officer Darren Wilson in 2014. The shooting sparked months of p
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 10 days ago
by white police officer Darren Wilson in 2014. The shooting sparked months of protests in Ferguson and put the city in the national spotlight. Wilson said he shot in self-defense and was cleared of any wrongdoing. He resigned from the police force... Read more
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Salon.com
Slouching toward Mar-a-Lagoof the prevailing zeitgeist, and — last but hardly least — celebrity-in-chief.
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
of the prevailing zeitgeist, and — last but hardly least — celebrity-in-chief. In short, POTUS was the bright star at the center of the American solar system. As recently as a year ago, few saw in this cult of the presidency cause for complaint.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The best Baltimore-area events this week: AFRAM Festival, BronyCon and Fashion Weekformerly a multi-day affair), it promises, according to Mayor Catherine Pugh, a
Baltimore Sun / Posted 12 days ago
formerly a multi-day affair), it promises, according to Mayor Catherine Pugh, a lineup of local musicians (though not the national stars of yore), plus food, vendors and a host of exhibits aimed at empowerment and self-improvement. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.... Read more
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Boston Globe
A musical voice of Venezuela’s resistance, silenced by regimelines of pro-democracy protests, often floating, with a pure tone and a classic
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
lines of pro-democracy protests, often floating, with a pure tone and a classical vibrato, the notes of the Venezuelan national anthem while armored vehicles fill the streets and fires rage nearby. Yet as his public stature grew this summer,... Read more
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New Kerala
Tyrese Gibson joins national WE Day telecast and launches own Love Circle Foundation - newkerala news #260483nominated musician, author of two self-help New York Times bestsellers, How to
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
nominated musician, author of two self-help New York Times bestsellers, How to Get Out of Your Own Way and Manology, and nationally recognized advocate for young people, founded The Love Circle Foundation in 2015 with the mission of "creating... Read more
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Business Wire
Rent-Center Teams Up with National Hunger-Relief Organization“Fill the Fridge,” will benefit Feeding America’s nationwide network of food ba
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
“Fill the Fridge,” will benefit Feeding America’s nationwide network of food banks. It will take place in all of Rent-A-Center’s Core U.S. stores, its AcceptanceNOW kiosk locations in third party retailers, Rent-A-Center Franchising, Inc., and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Voters' Headachethe voters. So for the 2017 race wherein plenty people are vying for president,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
the voters. So for the 2017 race wherein plenty people are vying for president, there is a greater apprehension:Before the National Elections Commission (NEC) could qualify candidates and declare campaign for October's poll officially opened on... Read more
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New Kerala
8 reasons you cannot miss 8th edition of Mountain Echoes Literary Festival - newkerala news #259451Phuntsho Namgyel, the first director of Bhutan's Election Commission and author
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Phuntsho Namgyel, the first director of Bhutan's Election Commission and author of the acclaimed book 'Forest for Gross National Happiness,' Indian film director and writer Imtiaz Ali, and leading mythologist and author Devdutt Pattanaik, who... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sharifah helps society through UMS clubMalaysia Sabah (UMS)'s Enactus Club. The 22-year-old UMS student who is also t
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 18 days ago
Malaysia Sabah (UMS)'s Enactus Club. The 22-year-old UMS student who is also the club's president won the Enactus Malaysia National Competition held in Kuala Lumpur last week and will represent Malaysia at the Enactus World Cup in London in... Read more
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Evening Standard
Donald Trump to be 'very involved' in Britain after BrexitDC US President Donald Trump and the first lady Melania Trump dance at the Lib
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
DC US President Donald Trump and the first lady Melania Trump dance at the Liberty Ball at the Washington DC Convention Center following Donald Trump's inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, in Washington, DC, on 20 January... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar for Topeka and area events, Aug. 2-8, 2017of Topeka, 5221 S.W. West Drive. Cost: $7 per session. Information: jan@topekab
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
of Topeka, 5221 S.W. West Drive. Cost: $7 per session. Information: jan@topekabridgeclubs.org or http://bit.ly/1OfJsPj. National Cowboy Poetry Rodeo, 1:30 p.m., Holm Automotive Center, 2005 N. Buckeye, Abilene. Abilene native and national... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin hotel bar accused of stopping DJ group from playing Latin musicAn Austin event is at the center of national controversy after a DJ group said
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
An Austin event is at the center of national controversy after a DJ group said a venue's manager told them to stop playing Latin music. Now people are vowing to boycott the newly opened venue Caroline + Upstairs at Caroline over the July 28 incident... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Courting Kentonof Portland’s then-three homeless villages, advocates and allies, including the
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
of Portland’s then-three homeless villages, advocates and allies, including the City Repair Project, the Rebuilding Center, Portland State University’s Center for Public Interest Design and the Portland Houseless Coalition. The new... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
New Economic Justice Movement aims to ‘Turbo Charge’ Black wealth in AmericaBlacks is more than 25 percent, near 20 percent for Latinos but just over 10 pe
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 19 days ago
Blacks is more than 25 percent, near 20 percent for Latinos but just over 10 percent for white applicants, according to the Center for Enterprise Development. • Likewise, the U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. says the lack of access to capital remains the... Read more
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Salon.com
Springsteen’s “Rising”: How Bruce reclaimed his role as a vital voice for AmericaWith two beautiful new songs completed, an unrecorded song from the early 1990s
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
With two beautiful new songs completed, an unrecorded song from the early 1990s about a survivor of the first World Trade Center bombing (“Nothing Man”), and an apocalyptic rock ‘n’ roll journeyman’s story through a storm of violence, “Further On... Read more
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The Christian Post
How 'Woke Theology' Is Weakening the Black ChurchIs Weakening the Black Church By Darrell B. Harrison, CP Guest ContributorJul
The Christian Post / Posted 20 days ago
Is Weakening the Black Church By Darrell B. Harrison, CP Guest ContributorJul 30, 2017 | 8:41 AMThe Rev. Al Sharpton, center, speaks during a news conference at The National Conference and Revival for Social Justice in the Black Church at the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - July 30Lacs Band of Indian Rights department and Government Affairs in addition to man
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
Lacs Band of Indian Rights department and Government Affairs in addition to managing all Mille Lacs Band District Community Centers, as well as the Urban office. "Developing an executive team with experience that spans a range of our businesses has... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
St. Louis area back-school eventsto School Summer Health Fair by Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Cent
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 22 days ago
to School Summer Health Fair by Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc. When: Saturday, July 29 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Where: Homer G. Phillips Health Center 2425 Whittier St. St.... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
The Latest: Community center in Ferguson already paid forFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the opening of a new job training and educat
KOMU Columbia / Posted 23 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on the opening of a new job training and education center in Ferguson nearly three years after the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown (all times local): 3:50 p.m. The new Ferguson Community Empowerment Center is... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Center called ‘powerful first step’ as Ferguson still mendsBoys’ & Girls’ Club, pauses to read a plaque in memory of Michael Brown during
Savannah Morning News / Posted 24 days ago
Boys’ & Girls’ Club, pauses to read a plaque in memory of Michael Brown during the dedication of a new community empowerment center Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Ferguson, Mo. The $3-million Ferguson Community Empowerment Center was built... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Center called 'powerful first step' as Ferguson still mendsFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 24 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new job training and education center in Ferguson on Wednesday, calling the site a "powerful first step" in helping the St. Louis suburb that's still mending from unrest over... Read more
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Kagay-an News
NEDA: Macro, Regional Metrics auger well for PH sustainable growthfor PH sustainable growth Jul 24, 2017 (Cagayan de Oro City 24 July 2017) The
Kagay-an News / Posted 24 days ago
for PH sustainable growth Jul 24, 2017 (Cagayan de Oro City 24 July 2017) The Philippines’ socioeconomic planners at the national and regional level see a bright future ahead for the country’s medium term growth. Socioeconomic Planning Secretary... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Center called 'powerful first step' as Ferguson still mendsFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 24 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new job training and education center in Ferguson on Wednesday, calling the site a "powerful first step" in helping the St. Louis suburb that's still mending from unrest over... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Center called 'powerful first step' as Ferguson still mendsFERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 24 days ago
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The National Urban League president helped christen a new job training and education center in Ferguson on Wednesday, calling the site a "powerful first step" in helping the St. Louis suburb that's still mending from unrest over... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
National Urban League’s annual conference gets underway in St. LouisST. LOUIS - The National Urban League's annual conference is underway in St. Lo
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 24 days ago
ST. LOUIS - The National Urban League's annual conference is underway in St. Louis. The president of the organization gave his State of the Urban League address. That opening kickoff event is was held in at the Friendly Missionary Baptist Temple.... Read more
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