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February 26, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Both the Federal and Georgia Bureau of Investigation have closed their cases into the lynching of 4 African Americans and an unborn baby in 1946 Monroe, Georgia. But, that hasn't deterred longtime civil rights activist Tyrone Brooks in his effort at seeking justice. He now says that he and his...
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February 23, 2018 - 11:52 pm
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The first time John Lewis traveled to Mississippi in 1961, he was arrested and jailed with other Freedom Riders, black and white, who challenged segregation in a bus station. Lewis, who is African-American, remembers going into a restroom labeled for white men only. A Jackson...
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February 23, 2018 - 6:04 pm
In the wake of 17 people being killed at a Florida High School last week, students from Columbia High School in Decatur staged their own protest, demanding changes in national gun laws. With signs in hand reading, "Our Lives Matter" and "Books Up, Guns Down", hundreds of students gathered outside...
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Real Talk with Rashad Richey
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
February 23, 2018 - 4:19 pm
Former Mayor for Stockbridge, GA, Lee Stuart, came by Real Talk and gave his thoughts on the newly proposed city of Eagles Landing. Stuart spoke candidly with Rashad Richey about his time as mayor and his wishes for the city. He continues to reside in Stockbridge.
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February 23, 2018 - 12:22 pm
Federal prosecutors sentenced a penitentiary inmate to an extra year and six months in prison for working with his fiancée to run a taxi service for inmates and smuggle contraband. Deldrick D. Jackson was already serving a ten-year eight-month sentence for conspiring to distribute cocaine and...
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Lericia Harris
February 23, 2018 - 12:02 pm
Together we win with love for humanity - #MLK50FORWARD Atlanta --- “It’s a re-visitation for me because as you can imagine - I didn’t have any earthly idea as to what was going on April 4th (1968).” Those words from Dr. Bernice King who was just a preschooler when her father was assassinated. Now...
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February 22, 2018 - 10:24 pm
Three-time Olympic Gold Medalist Angelo Taylor says it was the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta that set him on the path to becoming an Olympian. "That was when I really set my goals to try to compete to become an Olympian." The Decatur, GA native says those Games, in his own backyard, really inspired...
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February 22, 2018 - 9:57 pm
The world's busiest airport is now offering flights to Wakanda. The bags are packed ---- #WakandaForever pic.twitter.com/X8U554vWxh — Atlanta Airport (@ATLairport) February 19, 2018 Yes, you read it correctly. A flight departing at 7:30 p.m. to Wakanda, the fictional East African nation in Marvel...
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February 22, 2018 - 4:06 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Police in Atlanta believe an unknown suspect randomly picked targets in separate shootings that injured two drivers, causing one of them to crash. Atlanta police Capt. Andrew Senzer tells news outlets the victims in the Thursday morning shooting don’t know each other, but both recall...
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