African-American Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Phil Simms considers not using 'Redskins' on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Journal

    Two influential NFL voices - including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington's Week 4 game - said Monday they likely won't use the term "Redskins" when discussing the franchise.

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  2. Not all Canadians were equal at First World War recruiting stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brandon Sun

    Linda Kawamoto Reid, chair of the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee, stands for a photograph at the memorial in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 5, 2014.

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  3. Hospitalizations, deaths for heart disease fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KING-TV Seattle

    Hospitalizations for heart disease and stroke fell by about one-third over the past decade, according to a new study of nearly 34 million Medicare recipients.

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  4. The Root Hosts Reception for Release of The Root 100 ListRead the original story

    Monday | Sys-Con Media

    Luxury automaker, Infiniti has partnered with The Root to host the reception in "We are excited to announce the individuals who have made significant accomplishments and contributions in their fields over the past year," says managing editor, Lyne Pitts.

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  5. Exercise Helps Protect Black Women From Breast Cancer, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MedicineNet

    ... is the first large-scale study to support that vigorous exercise may decrease incidence of breast cancer in African-American women," principal investigator Lynn Rosenberg, a professor of epidemiology at Boston University School of Public Health, ...

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  6. Ethnoburbs: Segregation in suburbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Science Daily

    White flight does not end when residents move from poor urban neighborhoods to the suburbs.

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  7. I have a MA, but my husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | BlogHer

    My husband and I have different educational backgrounds. I really enjoyed all my years of school, made excellent grades and went off to complete college in less than four years.

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  8. Stroke Mortality Rates Vary in Local Communities in a Metropolitan...Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Bijou R. Hunt, MA, Sinai Urban Health Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Sinai Health System, 1500 S. California Ave, Room K443, Chicago, IL 60608.

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  9. R&B Divas: 7 Unforgettable Performances from the Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Black Enterprise

    This year's Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge , is set to be full of fun, leisure and sports Aug. 28-31, 2014, at PGA National Resort and Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

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    Monday | Prince George Citizen

    Linda Kawamoto Reid, chair of the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee, stands for a photograph at the memorial in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 5, 2014.

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  11. Racism common at WW1 recruiting stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SooToday

    Linda Kawamoto Reid, chair of the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee, stands for a photograph at the memorial in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 5, 2014.

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  12. 'Whose Schools? Our Schools': Chicago Students Rise UpRead the original story

    Monday | Common Dreams

    ... so far of 49 elementary schools and one high school program-disproportionately in neighborhoods serving African-American and low-income communities. "If you look at a map of Chicago where people of color live and where schools were closed, it is ...

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  13. Ala. sorority member expelled after offensive postRead the original story

    Monday | WKRN

    ... e women's fraternity embraces women from all walks of life and the recent group of new pledges included two African-American women and other minorities.

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  14. Beaumont native gets presidential appointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Dale LeFebvre and President Barack Obama on Sept. 19, 2013, at the president's round table discussion.

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  15. Generation Next pushes ambitious plan to reduce achievement gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Tribune

    Gaps in graduation rates between white students and minority students persist. The plan from Generation Next, the education reform group led by former Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak, aims to reduce that gap.

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  16. Where Jews of color go to 'feel normal' at summer campRead the original story

    Monday | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... the eminent Jewish demographer Gary Tobin, founded the nonprofit in 2000, three years after adopting an African-American son. Now entering its sixth season, the organization's camp integrates traditional Jewish practice with educational activities ...

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  17. [News] T.I. Compares "Paperwork" To OutKast's "Aquemini" & Jay Z's "The Blueprint"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HipHopDx

    T.I. says Young Thug's "bustin' out the bando" lyric on "About The Money" is "the line of the century."

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  18. Board Diversity: Tech Companies Without Black Corporate DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Black Enterprise

    All know these iconic companies. They represent household names that owe a significant portion of market share and revenue growth to African American consumers.

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  19. Council to vote on Negro Southern League museum adjacent to Regions FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    ... Robinson broke the color-barrier for the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1946, interest in the league began to shift as African-American ballplayers joined clubs in the Major Leagues. The Negro Leagues officially disbanded in 1952 after over 150 ballplayers had ...

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  20. Remembering the Negro LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bladen Journal

    ... was on Robinson's uniform when he first played for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. He was the first African-American to break the color barrier in major league baseball. On April 15 every year, major league baseball teams honor Robinson with ...

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