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1 hr ago | 4029TV.com

Chris Brown on trial in D.C.

Although Chris Brown faces just a misdemeanor charge, the singer has a lot riding on Monday's assault trial in Washington.

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3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Michelle Obamaa s graduation speech plans draw criticism

First lady Michelle Obama speaks at a forum with high school students at Howard University on Thursday.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

SFGate

Kansas speech by Michelle Obama draws complaints

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet people on the tarmac as they arrive on Air Force One at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, Friday, April 11, 2014, as they travel to the Al Sharpton's National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention.

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CNN

Letting Diddy Speak

As many of you probably already know, Sean "Diddy" Combs has been selected to be the commencement speaker at the graduation ceremony for Howard University this spring.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Weekend

Question of the Week: At the recently held reception kicking off the ...

Lanelle Ramey : "At HBCU's students have the opportunity to meet/experience individuals of the same race/culture but from various economic and various communalities across the country."

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The White House

Remarks by the First Lady at Discussion with High School and College Students

MRS. OBAMA: Thank you. Thanks, you guys. Thanks, Bow Wow. Let's give it up for Bow Wow.

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WDBZ-AM Cincinnati

Roland Martin: What's Really Bothering The Students At Howard University?

Roland Martin talks to H. Patrick Swygert , President Emeritus at Howard University about the controversial decision to allow Diddy to speak at the 2014 Spring commencement, at the disapproval of some of its students.

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National Public Radio

Should College Dropouts Be Honored By Their Alma Maters?

From a Top Gun sequel starring drones to Howard University's pick of Puff Daddy as its commencement speaker, the Barbershop guys weigh in on the week's news.

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BroadwayWorld.com

?The Million Man March ? The Untold Story? Documentary Film Tackles...

Vanguard Television and the Washington, D.C. Ministry of Arts and Culture are proud to debut an exciting new film, The Million Man March - The Untold Story.

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The Afro American Newspaper

Morgan Students Participate in Design Challenge for Liberian University

War ravaged infrastructure, inconsistent power, and a shortage of hot water were a few of the obstacles Morgan State University School of Architecture and Planning students had to overcome in designing a library and student center, called an E-brary, for William V.S. Tubman University in Harper, Liberia.

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Power953.com

Students Ban Diddy, He's Not Good Enough

Howard University has invited Diddy to speak to the students at their graduation, but but the class is banning him because he DROPPED OUT of Howard! They don't think he is a good role model.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Free Republic

Michelle Obama says high school not good enough, 'you have to go to college'

Having a high school diploma isn't good enough to make it anymore, first lady Michelle Obama warned high school and college students at Howard University.

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The Washington Post

Michelle Obama and Bow Wow spotted at Howard University on Friday

First lady Michelle Obama and Bow Wow, co-host of the television show "106 & Park," along with high school students from Chicago, tour the Howard University dorms.

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The Capital-Journal

First lady's visit changes graduation plans for some upset USD 501 patrons

First lady Michelle Obama smiles at rapper Bow Wow during an appearance Thursday at Howard University in Washington.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Michelle Obama: High school diploma is not enough

First lady Michelle Obama says a high school education is not enough in today's global economy.

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ABC News

Michelle Obama: High School Diploma Is Not Enough

Mrs. Obama tells a group of students that young people must go to college or get some type of professional training.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WDBZ-AM Cincinnati

MC Lyte and Speech From Arrested Development Stop By 'NewsOne Now'

The two veteran Hip-Hop artists dropped by "NewsOne Now" with Roland Martin to talk about some of the hottest stories of the day.

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E! Online

Sean "Diddy" Combs, Howard University Dropout, Faces Backlash as School's Commencement Speaker

Sean "Diddy" Combs is facing a bit of backlash after Howard University announced this week that the rapper will speak at their upcoming commencement ceremony and will also receive an honorary doctorate degree.

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TheDenverChannel

Sean 'Diddy' Combs' university return causes... Officials at a...

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University City Review

John L. Jackson Jr. named Dean of the School of Social Policy & Practice at Penn

Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price today announced that John L. Jackson Jr., the Richard Perry University Professor at the University of Pennsylvania and Senior Advisor for Diversity in the Office of the Provost, has been named dean of Penn's School of Social Policy & Practice.

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