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FILE - In this June 22, 2018 file photo, former first lady Michelle Obama speaks at the American Library Association annual conference in New Orleans. Michelle Obama will headline voter registration rallies in Las Vegas and Miami later this month during a week of action to encourage voting for the November elections by a nonpartisan organization she co-chairs, organizers said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
September 05, 2018 - 7:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are stepping up their political involvement ahead of the November midterm elections, moves aimed at bolstering Democratic enthusiasm as the party aims to regain control of Congress. Advisers cast a speech Barack Obama will give...
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This image taken from the Twitter account of the former National Football League player Colin Kaepernick shows a Nike advertisement featuring him that was posted Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. Kaepernick already had a deal with Nike that was set to expire, but it was renegotiated into a multi-year deal to make him one of the faces of Nike's 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign, according to a person familiar with the contract. (Twitter via AP)
September 04, 2018 - 10:59 pm
An endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepernick prompted a flood of debate Tuesday as sports fans reacted to the apparel giant backing an athlete known mainly for starting a wave of protests among NFL players of police brutality, racial inequality and other social issues. The deal unveiled by...
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September 01, 2018 - 12:00 am

Episode 5 = It's on like popcorn - 2018 football season officially underwy! Defending MEAC and Celebration Bowl Champions North Carolina A&T win BIG over Division I-FCS power Jacksonville State - pulling off one of the most significant wins in school history and HBCU...

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September 01, 2018 - 12:00 am

Episode 5 = It's on like popcorn! 2018 football season officially underwy! Defending MEAC and Celebration Bowl Champions North Carolina A&T win BIG over Division I-FCS power Jacksonville State - pulling off one of the most significant wins in school history and in HBCU...

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Graphic Creator: Paul Barton
Lericia Harris
August 31, 2018 - 7:55 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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(Photo Credit: Maria Boynton/Entercom Atlanta)
Maria Boynton
August 31, 2018 - 11:51 am
Thousands have been saying their goodbyes to Aretha Franklin. The songstress, affectionately known as the "Queen of Soul", died on August 16, 2018, after battling pancreatic cancer. When the eulogy is delivered during Franklin's funeral today, it'll be an Atlanta minister bringing the message. Rev...
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August 29, 2018 - 2:49 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Racism immediately became an issue in the Florida governor's race on Wednesday as both nominees made predictions: The Democrat said voters aren't looking for a misogynist, racist or bigot, while the Republican said voters shouldn't "monkey this up" by choosing his African-...
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August 25, 2018 - 12:00 am
Episode 4 = Preview of the 2018 football season for the the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC). Celebration Bowl executive director John Grant joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw to chat about the upcoming MEAC/SWAC Challenge which kicks of Labor Day - Sunday Sept 2 @ 12 noon.
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Graphic Creator: Paul Barton
Lericia Harris
August 24, 2018 - 7:23 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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