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3 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
A new surgeon has joined the staff at UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital, moving from Richmond, Va.
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4 hrs ago | Washington Blade
A 20-year-old Beltsville, Md., man was expected to testify in D.C. Superior Court this week that controversial R&B singer Chris Brown punched him in the face outside D.C.'s W Hotel last October after making a derogatory comment about gays.
8 hrs ago | The Atlantic
At their founding, affirmative-action programs were impelled by a powerful logic of restorative justice, eloquently articulated in a 1965 address at Howard University by President Lyndon Johnson: You do not wipe away the scars of centuries by saying: Now you are free to go where you want, and do as you desire, and choose the leaders you please.
12 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Prince George's County Executive Rushern L. Baker III has tapped a former District of Columbia government official to become his new top aide, replacing Brad Seamon who is resigning to return to the private sector.
Rand Paul spent Tuesday afternoon seated inside an all-girls Catholic high school in Chicago extolling the virtues of school choice.
The 30,976-square-foot industrial facility at 7895 Stage Hills Blvd . in Bartlett has sold for $1.8 million.
Usually, the conversations revolve around some pressing public policy issue or current political event that inspires debates.
The Chicago Humanities Festival , in partnership with Lyric Opera of Chicago, is pleased to present five-time Grammy Award-winning opera singer Jessye Norman on May 19, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago .
For more than a year, GOP Sen. Rand Paul has been staking out positions on issues that resonate in the black community, including school choice and prison sentencing reform.
As a global city, Chicago is home to many languages beyond English. Chicago Speaks profiles speakers of these languages, and shares some of their personal stories along the way.
Although Chris Brown faces just a misdemeanor charge, the singer has a lot riding on Monday's assault trial in Washington.
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.
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."
MRS. OBAMA: Thank you. Thanks, you guys. Thanks, Bow Wow. Let's give it up for Bow Wow.