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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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March 06, 2018 - 5:27 pm
Technology retailer Best Buy is closing all its US “Mobile” stores, due to the changing economics in the mobile industry. Hubert Joly, Best Buy Chief Executive, sent a letter to employees announcing that the company is set to close all 257 of its mobile stores on May 31st. In Georgia, the following...
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February 28, 2018 - 6:17 pm
Dick's Sporting Goods is limiting the sale of guns, responding to the Florida high school shooting on February 14, 2018. Ed Stack, Chairman and CEO of Dick's, one of the country's biggest sporting good chains, says the company will no longer sell assault-style rifles. With 5 stores in metro Atlanta...
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Morehouse College in Atlanta
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February 28, 2018 - 10:26 am
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump introduced Johnny Taylor, Jr as the Chairman of the Board of Advisors on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Taylor is the former President of the Thurgood Marshall College fund, a non-profit organization that supports and represents nearly 300,...
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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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February 21, 2018 - 8:57 pm
The new vision of the Democratic National Committee, according to Vice Chair Michael Blake, is "every zip code counts, getting Democrats elected from the school boards to the White House." When it comes to races in Georgia, Blake says, "there's an opportunity to shift the needle and change the game...
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February 21, 2018 - 6:59 pm
The man known as "America's Pastor" Reverend Billy Graham has died at the age of 99. Reverend Graham died at his home in North Carolina. Rev. Graham had been out of the public eye for more than 10 years. He ministered to several Presidents including George W Bush, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. Rev...
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
February 20, 2018 - 5:49 pm
You know I’ve got to break down the Black Pride you’re seeing all over the country right now for the movie Black Panther. You may get it, but some people don’t, and not to worry, NO SPOILERS HERE. I saw the movie and afterward, I felt like the King of Zamunda. Now there are a lot of people on...
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