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March 29, 2018 - 6:08 pm
April 4th, 2018 will mark the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and The King Center plans to lead the nation and the world in commemorating the anniversary. In a press release, Dr. Bernice A. King, CEO of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social...
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March 29, 2018 - 5:54 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — City officials braced for more protests as mourners gathered Thursday for the funeral of a 22-year-old, unarmed black man who was shot to death by Sacramento police in his grandparents’ backyard. The Rev. Al Sharpton planned to give the eulogy at services for Stephon Clark...
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March 23, 2018 - 6:37 pm
Former Georgia Governor and U.S. Senator Zell Miller died today at the age of 86 after being treated for Parkinson's disease. Zell Bryan Miller was born on Feb. 24, 1932, and served as Lieutenant Governor from 1975 to 1991 which is the longest serving Lieutenant Governor in Georgia history. He also...
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March 20, 2018 - 9:33 am
Thousands of Georgians are without power and homes were heavily damaged southwest of Atlanta after storms struck late Monday and into Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service said it would send survey crews to the Georgia city of Haralson and to south Fulton County to investigate whether...
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March 19, 2018 - 9:44 am
Most of us, had a hard time remembering to adjust our clocks ahead one hour in observance of Daylight Savings Time. As April approaches, do not forget that the deadline to file your federal and sate taxes will fall forward as well. Thanks to President Abraham Lincoln, this year the tax filing date...
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Lericia Harris
March 14, 2018 - 9:23 pm
For 17 minutes, classrooms nationwide and locally emptied allowing students to participate in the national school walkout Wednesday. The protest was an unprecedented show of unity, respect, and political solidarity meant to urge lawmakers to pass stricter gun control laws. The approach of the...
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March 09, 2018 - 6:48 pm
Today, I am highlighting a woman who is a writer, editor, communication professional, speechwriter, wife and most importantly a mother of two wonderful children. If that is not what some would consider a full plate, she also happens to be the First Lady of New York City. In 1991, McCray entered...
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Maria Boynton
March 08, 2018 - 9:03 pm
Around the world, women are being recognized today. It is International Women's Day. Among the activities in Atlanta, various organizations for women in technology are meeting tonight at the Loudermilk Center downtown. A panel discussion by tech-savvy women is being held this evening at Colony...
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March 07, 2018 - 7:54 pm
Qualifying for the Georgia Governor’s race and other statewide races began earlier this week. Democratic Candidate Stacey Abrams stood tall as she filled out the paperwork to put her name on the ballot. If Abrams, a former House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly and State...
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