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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs bill banning abortions after 6 weeks.
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Maria Boynton
May 07, 2019 - 5:54 pm
Georgia's controversial "Heartbeat" Abortion bill has been signed into law. Now called the "Life Act", Governor Brian Kemp signed the measure Tuesday during a ceremony inside the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. Prior to attaching his signature, Governor Kemp remarked that "Georgia is a state...
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Lericia Harris
May 01, 2019 - 9:56 am
A Gwinnett County stepmother has been sentenced to death for the murder of her stepdaughter. A jury handed down Georgia’s first death sentence in over five years to Tiffany Moss on Tuesday. She was convicted of starving ten-year-old Emani to death in the fall of 2013. Authorities say Emani weighed...
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig
April 30, 2019 - 8:55 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will not run for a U.S. Senate seat in 2020, dimming her party's hopes of a Senate majority and renewing speculation about her political future after last year's unsuccessful run for governor catapulted her to national acclaim. Abrams, 45, came...
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John Singleton became the youngest and first black film maker nominated for a Best Director Oscar.
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Maria Boynton
April 30, 2019 - 8:19 am
He became the youngest and first black film maker nominated for a Best Director Oscar for his debut film "Boyz N the Hood". Click here to learn about the life and death of film director John Singleton.
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FILE - This July 13, 1991 file photo shows filmmaker John Singleton, who made the movie "Boyz N The Hood," in Los Angeles. Oscar-nominated filmmaker John Singleton has died at 51, according to statement from his family, Monday, April 29, 2019. He died Monday after suffering a stroke almost two weeks ago. (AP Photo/Bob Galbraith, File)
April 30, 2019 - 3:29 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rarely have a filmmaker and a moment been so perfectly matched as John Singleton and the summer of 1991. When "Boyz N the Hood" was released that July, Singleton took what had become a cultural obsession — South-Central Los Angeles and the young black men growing up in it — and...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
April 23, 2019 - 3:15 pm
Dr. Paul Miller, is the Author of “We Need to Do Better” and his new novel “Cyberbullying.” Cyberbullying tackles the issues that the world rarely wants to discuss, which is cyberbullying that occurs amongst young black women. Visit his website www....
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April 23, 2019 - 11:21 am
Photo Cred: Jared D. Heath Dr. Paul Miller , is the Author of “We Need to Do Better” and his new novel “Cyberbullying.” Cyberbullying tackles the issues that the world rarely wants to discuss, which is cyberbullying that occurs amongst young black women. Visit his website www.paulmilleredd.com to...
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