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Amanda Cooper
August 16, 2018 - 10:43 am
The world is mourning the loss of iconic singing legend Aretha Franklin. The Queen of Soul transitioned today at the age of 76. Aretha Louise Franklin was born March 25th, 1942 to Pastor CL Franklin and Barbara Siggers Franklin in Memphis, Tennessee. When Franklin was five years old, her family...
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Amanda Cooper
July 09, 2018 - 5:36 pm
(AP) —Church groups and volunteers from several U.S. states are stranded in Haiti after violent protests over fuel prices have led to canceled flights. Volunteers from churches in South Carolina, Florida, Georgia and Alabama are among those who can't leave, according to newspaper and television...
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Amanda Cooper
June 27, 2018 - 1:00 pm
The man who was the foundational driving force behind a family of music legends lost his battle with terminal cancer today. It is reported that Joe Jackson, the father of Michael and Janet Jackson died in an undisclosed hospital with family, including wife Katherine, and close friends by his side...
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Maria Boynton
May 09, 2018 - 2:28 pm
Former Atlanta Mayor and Ambassador Andrew Young continues to recuperate after falling ill last weekend during a trip to Nashville, TN. Family members say Young checked in with doctors earlier in the week at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. According to reports, a spokesman with the Andrew...
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Amanda Cooper
April 17, 2018 - 8:15 pm
The national flag is at half-staff as the nation mourns the loss of Former First Lady Barbara Bush. She passed away today surrounded by close family and friends at her home in Houston TX. On Sunday, Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath issued a statement regarding her failing health as the family...
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Amanda Cooper
April 17, 2018 - 5:26 pm
Barbara Bush is more than the former first lady; she is a loving mother, devoted wife, and nurturing grandmother. Her spirit of dignity, class, and strength and have been exhibited during her husband and son's two terms as president respectively. Over the span of years, she has been treated for...
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April 10, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport has been named the world's busiest airport for the 20th consecutive year. According to the Airports Council International (ACI) trade group, Hartsfield-Jackson processed more than 104 million passengers in 2017. "We are thrilled about the news," said the...
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Too Much Truth With Derrick Boazman
April 07, 2018 - 12:53 pm
In case you did not make it out to The King Center on Wednesday for the global commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr here is Derrick Boazman and his commentary on Too Much Truth who was live on Wednesday April 4th. This is one show you can...
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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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