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Mental illness and guns: A complicated relationship

Mental illness and guns: A complicated relationship

Maine's yellow flag law, which allows law enforcement to take action when a per...

Hamilton County staffer selected for Harvard program

Hamilton County staffer selected for Harvard program

Vada Stephens, Chief of Staff for Hamilton County Commission President Alicia R...

Coroner’s office renamed to honor Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens

Coroner’s office renamed to honor Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens

Hamilton County Commissioner Stephanie Summerow Dumas presented a resolution to...

Comedian Mike Epps shares housing journey

Comedian Mike Epps shares housing journey

The City of Cincinnati and Vice Mayor Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney are hosting the...

Fifteen years later: Michael Jackson’s impact

Fifteen years later: Michael Jackson’s impact

Despite the controversies surrounding his life, Michael Jackson's music, humani...

U.S. Surgeon general declares gun violence crisis

U.S. Surgeon general declares gun violence crisis

The U.S. Surgeon General has declared firearm violence a public health crisis, ...

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Improving Indiana’s Black mortality rate one delivery at a time

Improving Indiana’s Black mortality rate one delivery a...

Indiana currently has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the United ...

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Breaking barriers for African Americans in golf

Breaking barriers for African Americans in golf

On any given day you can find Mark A. Nance at the PXG (Parsons Xtreme Golf) Ind...

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REVIEW: ‘The King and I,’ a trip down memory lane

REVIEW: ‘The King and I,’ a trip down memory lane

Beef & Boards dinner Theatre presents “The King and I” through May 19.  Rodgers ...

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National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day: What to know before visiting an animal shelter

National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day: What to know before v...

Are you looking to add a new (four-legged) member to the family? This just might...

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Indiana low-income solar programs get more than $117 million in federal funding

Indiana low-income solar programs get more than $117 mi...

New federal funding will allow for the development of low-income solar programs ...

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Increasing health equity in Indiana

Increasing health equity in Indiana

As Indiana showers bloom into spring, so too does the national spotlight on heal...

Milwaukee Times Digital Edition Issue December 28, 2023

Milwaukee Times Digital Edition Issue December 28, 2023

Click on the cover page image below to view or download the full paper PDF

This Week In Black History – December 28, 2023

This Week In Black History – December 28, 2023

December 28, 1905 – Earl “Fatha” Hines, “Father of Modern Jazz Piano”, born. Dec...

Kappa League members receive school supply gift cards

Kappa League members receive school supply gift cards

On Sunday, December 3, 2023, The Milwaukee Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fra...

Our Daily Bread hosts a ‘Family Holiday Gathering’

Our Daily Bread hosts a ‘Family Holiday Gathering’

Six-year-old Naleighyna Craney (center) and her uncle Deshawn Grandberry (left),...

Time for action: White House needs to end delay, move forward with Ban on Menthol

Time for action: White House needs to end delay, move f...

The tobacco industry decades ago launched a devastating campaign to target the b...

North Central Service Club visits Matthews of Glendale Assisted Living

North Central Service Club visits Matthews of Glendale ...

On Friday, December 22, 2023, North Central Service Club (NCSC) members (from le...

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J. Pharoah Doss: Are reparations supposed to right historical wrongs?

J. Pharoah Doss: Are reparations supposed to right hist...

Since Rep. John Conyers introduced H.R. 40, a bill to investigate and redress t...

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Black Woman Vanishes During Bahamas Yoga Retreat

Black Woman Vanishes During Bahamas Yoga Retreat

Photo: Find Taylor Casey Questions surround the disappearance of Taylor Casey, ...

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The Carr Report: Auto Pay vs. Online Bill Payment…Which is right for you?

The Carr Report: Auto Pay vs. Online Bill Payment…Which...

 In today’s digital age, managing finances has become significantly easier with...

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MR. SONNY KNOWS for June 26, 2024

MR. SONNY KNOWS for June 26, 2024

The post MR. SONNY KNOWS for June 26, 2024 appeared first on Chicago Defender.

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Chicago Teachers Put ‘Green Schools’ On The Bargaining Table

Chicago Teachers Put ‘Green Schools’ On The Bargaining ...

If the Chicago Teachers Union gets its way, the city will have an entire fleet ...

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Rep. Jamaal Bowman Loses Democratic Primary In New York

Rep. Jamaal Bowman Loses Democratic Primary In New York

Photo: Getty Images Democratic Rep. Jamaal Bowman lost the primary election for...

OMG Studios: a cutting-edge addition to the Twin Cities recording scene

OMG Studios: a cutting-edge addition to the Twin Cities...

OMG Studios, a new recording studio and innovation lab, opened its doors in the ...

Fortifying heart health within our Black communities 

Heart disease is the number-one killer of women and disproportionately affects B...

Who’s the real all-time top scorer in women’s college b...

Caitlin Clark set a new NCAA scoring record, but Pearl Moore still is the all-ti...

Why are the poor still with us?

Why are the poor still with us?

Why does so much poverty persist in the U.S., the richest country in the world? ...

Are court-ordered commitments the answer to curbing crime? 

Are court-ordered commitments the answer to curbing cri...

The recent killing of a Loring Park shopkeeper by someone who was once civilly c...

Minneapolis’ Great River Landing: A place for men to re-enter society

Minneapolis’ Great River Landing: A place for men to re...

Great River Landing, a 72-unit transitional housing project for those who are fo...

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Tuskegee Airman Honored: Statue and Plaza Dedication at Rouge Park Commemorate War Hero

Tuskegee Airman Honored: Statue and Plaza Dedication at...

Caption: Mayor Mike Duggan, Councilman Fred Durhal III (District 7), Councilman ...

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Detroit’s Black Tech Revolution as Google Invests in Darren Riley’s AI Startup JustAir

Detroit’s Black Tech Revolution as Google Invests in Da...

Google has announced the 20 recipients of its 2024 Google for Startups Founders ...

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Celebrating Brotherhood and Black Excellence as the Michigan Chronicle Welcomes 2024 Men of Excellence 17th Class

Celebrating Brotherhood and Black Excellence as the Mic...

Scripture tells us in James 1:19, “My beloved brothers, understand this: Everyon...

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Iconic Broadcaster Donnie Simpson Headlines DABO’s Community Empowerment Speaker Series on June 26th

Iconic Broadcaster Donnie Simpson Headlines DABO’s Comm...

Courtesy of The Detroit Association for Black Organizations The Detroit Associat...

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New Study Reveals Key Insights into Detroit Voter Behavior

New Study Reveals Key Insights into Detroit Voter Behavior

Outlier Media, in collaboration with the Detroit Metro Area Communities Study (D...

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Kidneys from Black donors are more likely to be thrown away

Kidneys from Black donors are more likely to be thrown ...

Corey Mayes at his New York home on Feb. 10, 2023, after receiving a kidney tran...

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Justice Horn gives KCPD more power by pushing City Council to get tougher on hate crimes

Justice Horn gives KCPD more power by pushing City Coun...

Heralded as a bold step against LGBTQ+ hate, Justice Horn and City Council reinv...

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Over 100 people shut down Country Club Plaza streets Saturday afternoon demanding Better Buses for KC; urgent climate action

Over 100 people shut down Country Club Plaza streets Sa...

On Saturday April 20, community organization Sunrise Movement KC held a mass ral...

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Lee’s Summit Racism Scandal: White Kid Spews Hate Speech & Faces No Accountability Because Mom Is On School Board

Lee’s Summit Racism Scandal: White Kid Spews Hate Speec...

The Kansas City Defender's investigation into racist hate speech by a school boa...

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Racism Scandal Fallout: Summit Christian Academy President’s Response Exemplifies Everything Wrong with the School

Racism Scandal Fallout: Summit Christian Academy Presid...

Amidst the scandal at Summit Christian Academy, the President's response — minim...

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Denying Essential Healthcare: Missouri’s Republican Controlled Legislature Blocks Medicaid Funds for Planned Parenthood 

Denying Essential Healthcare: Missouri’s Republican Con...

The decision by Missouri lawmakers to block Medicaid funding for Planned Parenth...

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Chester Brewer, “Father” of Mizzou’s Homecoming, is NOT someone we should be celebrating

Chester Brewer, “Father” of Mizzou’s Homecoming, is NOT...

Mizzou's homecoming events wouldn't be possible without Chester Brewer, a former...

Mental illness and guns: A complicated relationship

Mental illness and guns: A complicated relationship

Maine's yellow flag law, which allows law enforcement to take action when a per...

Hamilton County staffer selected for Harvard program

Hamilton County staffer selected for Harvard program

Vada Stephens, Chief of Staff for Hamilton County Commission President Alicia R...

Coroner’s office renamed to honor Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens

Coroner’s office renamed to honor Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens

Hamilton County Commissioner Stephanie Summerow Dumas presented a resolution to...

Comedian Mike Epps shares housing journey

Comedian Mike Epps shares housing journey

The City of Cincinnati and Vice Mayor Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney are hosting the...

Fifteen years later: Michael Jackson’s impact

Fifteen years later: Michael Jackson’s impact

Despite the controversies surrounding his life, Michael Jackson's music, humani...

U.S. Surgeon general declares gun violence crisis

U.S. Surgeon general declares gun violence crisis

The U.S. Surgeon General has declared firearm violence a public health crisis, ...

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Official Hype Man

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Of...

After a May 4 post by the team's captain was brought to his attention, the 65-ye...

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-S...

Philadelphia high school teacher Ondria Glaze was just 36 when she was killed by...

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student newsrooms at ten HBCUs will receive almost $200,000 in additional fundin...

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts  Mother’s IVF Journey, Frozen Embryos Now Legally Considered Children

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts Mother’s IVF Journe...

A Birmingham, Alabama, mother’s process of expanding her family through IVF has ...

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chief Resigns Amid Investigation

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chie...

Finner was revealed to have responded to an email containing the phrase “suspend...

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says Fighting Her Was Crucial To His Success

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says F...

While at the rookie camp for the NFL franchise, he revealed how his competitive ...

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WATCH: With six months left to Election Day, mobilization groups are making sure Black voters don’t check out

WATCH: With six months left to Election Day, mobilizati...

ATLANTA — Georgia has been unofficial headquarters for issues involving Black vo...

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Biden to deliver commencement speech at Atlanta HBCU Morehouse

Biden to deliver commencement speech at Atlanta HBCU Mo...

President Biden will deliver the commencement speech at the Morehouse College co...

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PERSPECTIVE: Remembering late playwright August Wilson on his birthday

PERSPECTIVE: Remembering late playwright August Wilson ...

Playwright August Wilson died of liver cancer on Oct. 2, 2005, in Seattle. He wa...

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SPORTS HISTORY IN BLACK: The NFL Draft and quarterback dreams

SPORTS HISTORY IN BLACK: The NFL Draft and quarterback ...

The quarterback position has been drafted the most times at number one overall i...

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David Dinkins – Trenton’s Own – Dies

David Dinkins – Trenton’s Own – Dies

by Al Alatunji David Dinkins: From Trenton to Harlem And Then First Black Mayor ...

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Official Hype Man

Flavor Flav Signs On As US Women’s Water Polo Team’s Of...

After a May 4 post by the team's captain was brought to his attention, the 65-ye...

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide

Beloved High School Teacher Killed In Apparent Murder-S...

Philadelphia high school teacher Ondria Glaze was just 36 when she was killed by...

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student Newsrooms At 10 HBCUs To Receive Influx Of Cash

Student newsrooms at ten HBCUs will receive almost $200,000 in additional fundin...

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts  Mother’s IVF Journey, Frozen Embryos Now Legally Considered Children

Alabama Supreme Court Ruling Halts Mother’s IVF Journe...

A Birmingham, Alabama, mother’s process of expanding her family through IVF has ...

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chief Resigns Amid Investigation

Controversy Surrounds Houston Police Department As Chie...

Finner was revealed to have responded to an email containing the phrase “suspend...

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says Fighting Her Was Crucial To His Success

NFL Player Jokes On Competitive Nature With Mom, Says F...

While at the rookie camp for the NFL franchise, he revealed how his competitive ...

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Navasha Daya to honor Ella and Duke at Keystone Korner

Navasha Daya to honor Ella and Duke at Keystone Korner

Internationally acclaimed singer Navasha Daya will celebrate her birthday with ...

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Maryland Congress members hold hearing at Bowie State University to advocate for Black entrepreneurs 

Maryland Congress members hold hearing at Bowie State U...

Maryland lawmakers held a field hearing at Bowie State University to discuss th...

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As some lawmakers look to regulate AI fakes, free speech concerns remain

As some lawmakers look to regulate AI fakes, free speec...

FKA twigs urged Congress to ban unauthorized use of AI to replicate her image o...

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FDIC report outlines misogynistic, patriarchal, ‘good ole’ boys’ workplace culture

FDIC report outlines misogynistic, patriarchal, ‘good o...

An independent review of the FDIC's workplace culture found that the agency's c...

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‘Where’s Ronald Greene’s justice?’: 5 years on, feds still silent on Black motorist’s deadly arrest

‘Where’s Ronald Greene’s justice?’: 5 years on, feds st...

The federal investigation into the death of Ronald Greene, who died in a violen...

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Black Airman shot by deputy doted on little sister and aimed to buy mom a house, family says

Black Airman shot by deputy doted on little sister and ...

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Roger Fortson was shot dead by a sheriff's deputy ...

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Good news: midlife health is about more than a waist measurement. Here’s why

Good news: midlife health is about more than a waist me...

Adobe Stock Photo by Rob Newton, Edith Cowan University You’re not in your 20s ...

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A 9-year-old Zelienople boy’s health crisis sheds light on the need for diversity in organ donors

A 9-year-old Zelienople boy’s health crisis sheds light...

Jax Ramirez, 9, shows his glucose levels tracked on a phone app, Monday, March ...

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Open letter from advocates for unhoused people calls on Downtown shelter to stop kicking people out for ‘minor infractions’

Open letter from advocates for unhoused people calls on...

Activist and community organizer Sam Schmidt and Howard Ramsey, currently livin...

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PEABODY HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

PEABODY HIGH SCHOOL REUNION

DJ REESE (PHOTOS BY J.L. MARTELLO) ARTIE PATERSON AND ALPHONSO SLOAN, CLASSES O...

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County police oversight board ready to start, but has yet to probe a case

County police oversight board ready to start, but has y...

Four Independent Police Review Board members — (from left) Richard Garland, Reg...

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The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston to headline New Horizon’s annual fundraising concert

The Manhattans featuring Gerald Alston to headline New ...

by Genea L. Webb, For New Pittsburgh Courier For 32 years, New Horizon Theater ...

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Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Minority Funding Op-Ed By J. Byron Brazier

Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Mi...

Breaking the Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Barriers to Minority Funding Op-Ed By J...

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Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers; Workplace Ageism

Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers...

Figuratively Speaking: Easter Ecommerce; Remote Workers; Workplace Ageism The p...

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Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Launches In Chicago

Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Lau...

Initiative to build Modern-Day “Black Wall Streets” Launches In Chicago The post...

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Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE

Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE

Test-Drive: 2024 Range Rover Velar Dynamic SE The post Test-Drive: 2024 Range Ro...

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What Do You Need?: How Women of Color Can Take Ownership of Their Careers to Accelerate Their Path to Success

What Do You Need?: How Women of Color Can Take Ownershi...

How Women of Color Can Take Ownership The post What Do You Need?: How Women of ...

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Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes

Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes

Stress Resets: How to Soothe Your Body and Mind in Minutes The post Stress Reset...

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Five Strategies to Grow Black Homeownership

Five Strategies to Grow Black Homeownership

The U.S. has failed to fulfill its promise of 40 acres and a mule to former sla...

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Rocket Community Fund’s Commitment to Atlanta 

Rocket Community Fund’s Commitment to Atlanta 

Rocket Community Fund has invested over $2.5 million in Atlanta to address hous...

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Pass it on: A Plan for Transferring Wealth to the Next Generation

Pass it on: A Plan for Transferring Wealth to the Next ...

John Ripoll, Senior Vice President for Wells Fargo Advisors, advises individual...

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Supporting the Homeownership Journey

Supporting the Homeownership Journey

Wells Fargo is committed to closing the racial homeownership gap by partnering ...

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Lawsuit challenges new Louisiana law requiring classrooms to display the Ten Commandments

Lawsuit challenges new Louisiana law requiring classroo...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Civil liberties groups filed a lawsuit Monday to block ...

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2 Chainz becomes newest Smoothie King Franchisee, opens kiosk inside State Farm Arena

2 Chainz becomes newest Smoothie King Franchisee, opens...

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has partnered with Smoothie King to open a kiosk inside...

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Five Strategies to Grow Black Homeownership

Five Strategies to Grow Black Homeownership

The U.S. has failed to fulfill its promise of 40 acres and a mule to former sla...

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Rocket Community Fund’s Commitment to Atlanta 

Rocket Community Fund’s Commitment to Atlanta 

Rocket Community Fund has invested over $2.5 million in Atlanta to address hous...

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Pass it on: A Plan for Transferring Wealth to the Next Generation

Pass it on: A Plan for Transferring Wealth to the Next ...

John Ripoll, Senior Vice President for Wells Fargo Advisors, advises individual...

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Supporting the Homeownership Journey

Supporting the Homeownership Journey

Wells Fargo is committed to closing the racial homeownership gap by partnering ...

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Lawsuit challenges new Louisiana law requiring classrooms to display the Ten Commandments

Lawsuit challenges new Louisiana law requiring classroo...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Civil liberties groups filed a lawsuit Monday to block ...

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2 Chainz becomes newest Smoothie King Franchisee, opens kiosk inside State Farm Arena

2 Chainz becomes newest Smoothie King Franchisee, opens...

Atlanta rapper 2 Chainz has partnered with Smoothie King to open a kiosk inside...

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What people are saying in wake of Orange Mound Block Party Shooting

What people are saying in wake of Orange Mound Block Pa...

Nine people shot. Two dead. Those are among the latest casualties in Memphis’ on...

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SLIDESHOW: Scenes from a beautiful day at Africa In April 2024 in Downtown Memphis

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from a beautiful day at Africa In Apr...

Africa in April 2024 took place recently in Downtown Memphis and our photographe...

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EDGE pledges $250K for improvements to help Memphis businesses deter crime

EDGE pledges $250K for improvements to help Memphis bus...

In an effort to fight crime, the Economic Development Growth Engine Board recent...

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Deadline approaching for Philanthropic Black Women of Memphis $5K grants for local nonprofits

Deadline approaching for Philanthropic Black Women of M...

The Philanthropic Black Women of Memphis (PBWM) announced Thursday that it is of...

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WEATHERS: Gifted elementary-age kids need a community and school system that supports them too

WEATHERS: Gifted elementary-age kids need a community a...

Gifted and talented elementary students are a remarkable group of young individu...

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Bill to let some teachers and school employees carry guns heads to Tennessee governor’s desk, despite protests

Bill to let some teachers and school employees carry gu...

This story was originally published by Chalkbeat. Sign up for their newsletters ...

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Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth Day Fair on April 20

Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth...

Make memories with your grandkids at the Piedmont Earth Day Fair on April 20 The...

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Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes their neighborhood special

Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes...

Essay contest for 6th-8th graders focuses on what makes their neighborhood speci...

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ECSU Chancellor, staff make recruiting stop in W-S

ECSU Chancellor, staff make recruiting stop in W-S

As part of their Blueprint for Success Recruiting Tour, staff, students, univers...

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Busta’s Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a serious reality check

Busta’s Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a...

Busta's Person of the Week: Hear Our Youth Summit was a serious reality check Th...

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Black-owned ice cream shop opens in downtown Winston-Salem

Black-owned ice cream shop opens in downtown Winston-Salem

Dream Kreams Artisanal Creamery offers 30 flavors in both dairy and dairy-free o...

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Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Martin Luther King Jr.

Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Marti...

Goler Metropolitan commemorates the 1964 visit of Martin Luther King Jr. The pos...

Equity in Education: The conversation continues

Equity in Education: The conversation continues

In April, Legacy-56, Inc. held its fifth annual Sankofa Symposium to a multigene...

We have a choice in November: Style versus substance

We have a choice in November: Style versus substance

‘We have a choice in November; the outcome will be the difference between contin...

Everyday Shoppes: The power of the collective

Everyday Shoppes: The power of the collective

On April 19, Renee Edwards-Perry opened a brick-and-mortar store called Everyday...

2024 Men and Women of Distinction Awards

2024 Men and Women of Distinction Awards

The Gathering of Women, Inc. held the 2024 Men and Women of Distinction Awards C...

St. Petersburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority welcomes 50 new members

St. Petersburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sor...

On April 20, the St. Petersburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority we...

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of Brown v. Board of...

The Tampa Bay Times and the Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg hosted a com...

Woman To Woman  By DaSh’e 13

Woman To Woman By DaSh’e 13

The poem "Woman To Woman" explores the healing process of women, highlighting va...

Immortalizing Hank Aaron’s Legacy: Coming – New Bronze Statue & US Postal Stamp

Immortalizing Hank Aaron’s Legacy: Coming – New Bronze ...

The National Baseball Hall of Fame plans to unveil a bronze statue honoring Hank...

Confused Mind  By Belle

Confused Mind By Belle

"Confused Mind" delves into the complexities of love and heartbreak, exploring t...

HOW SMALL WE REALLY ARE By John L.Horton

HOW SMALL WE REALLY ARE By John L.Horton

"How Small We Really Are" offers a poignant reflection on humanity's shortcoming...

A Fool’s Errand  By Melissa Spellman

A Fool’s Errand By Melissa Spellman

"A Fool’s Errand" explores the journey of self-discovery and the embrace of unco...

Study: Black & Hispanic Faculty Underrepresented In Higher Ed

Study: Black & Hispanic Faculty Underrepresented In Hig...

A new study sheds light on the persistent underrepresentation of Black and Hispa...

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What to know about next week’s total  solar eclipse in the US, Mexico and Canada

What to know about next week’s total solar eclipse in ...

By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer, North America is on the verge of another ma...

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Family and community supporters remain mystified over Dau Mabil’s disappearance

Family and community supporters remain mystified over D...

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent, Ph.D., Contributing Writer, It’s been better than a w...

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How Mississippi’s Jim Crow laws still haunt black voters today

How Mississippi’s Jim Crow laws still haunt black voter...

By Daja E. Henry, In partnership with The Marshall Project, Charles Caldwell was...

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College Hill observes 117 years of service by “Reflecting Celebrating Envisioning”

College Hill observes 117 years of service by “Reflecti...

By Daphne Monix Higgins, Contributing Writer, More than a century ago, a specifi...

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Rankin NAACP unwavering, sheriff must go – Just ahead of “state sentencing” for Goon Squad, call for action to remove Rankin County sheriff gaining traction

Rankin NAACP unwavering, sheriff must go – Just ahead o...

By Christopher Young, Contributing Writer, Gathering yet again on Saturday, Apri...

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O.J. Simpson, iconic athlete and central figure in American legal history, dies at 76

O.J. Simpson, iconic athlete and central figure in Amer...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior Correspondent, O.J. Simpson, a towering ...

Subsidized Quality Child Care Could Be a Boost to Alabama Families

Subsidized Quality Child Care Could Be a Boost to Alaba...

By Alaina Bookman | abookman@al.com Just a fraction of Alabama families eligible...

African Heritage Fest at Birmingham Museum of Art Unites Through Music, Dance and Paintings

African Heritage Fest at Birmingham Museum of Art Unite...

The Birmingham Times Kim Harper was in downtown Birmingham on Saturday, three da...

Birmingham Business Alliance Exec Nan Baldwin Named New CEO for the Hoover Chamber

Birmingham Business Alliance Exec Nan Baldwin Named New...

The Hoover Sun  The Hoover Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday announced it has...

EXCLUSIVE — Miles College Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Birmingham-Southern College

EXCLUSIVE — Miles College Signs Letter of Intent to Acq...

By Barnett Wright The Birmingham Times Miles College has signed a letter of inte...

Mayor Woodfin Announces Changes to Birmingham Police Department Command Staff

Mayor Woodfin Announces Changes to Birmingham Police De...

City of Birmingham Mayor Randall L. Woodfin has announced a reorganization of th...

‘I Was Telling Her How Much I Loved Her and Wanted to Spend the Rest of my Life with Her … And I Proposed’

‘I Was Telling Her How Much I Loved Her and Wanted to S...

BY JE’DON HOLLOWAY-TALLEY | Special to the Birmingham Times JACQUELYN AND ANTWAN...

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Angel Reese…LSU Lady Tigers Controversy…Bigger Than Basketball

Angel Reese…LSU Lady Tigers Controversy…Bigger Than Bas...

Edwin Buggage Editor-in-Chief Data News Weekly It was a great season for the LSU...

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Freret Street Festival 2024

Freret Street Festival 2024

Story and Photos by Edwin Buggage Editor-in-Chief Data News Weekly We are at the...

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Prom: Magical and Majestic

Prom: Magical and Majestic

Fashion Story: Prom: Magical and Majestic Fashion Editor – Tracee Dundas | @fash...

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River Road African American Museum Celebrates 30th Anniversary

River Road African American Museum Celebrates 30th Anni...

Photos by Gerard Preen and Bruce Wayne Marie Bell Data News Weekly Contributor A...

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Millions Across North America Awed by Total Solar Eclipse Phenomenon

Millions Across North America Awed by Total Solar Eclip...

Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent The eagerly anticipat...

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OP-ED: Embracing Black Men’s Voices: Rebuilding Trust and Unity in the Democratic Party

OP-ED: Embracing Black Men’s Voices: Rebuilding Trust a...

Texas State Senator Ron Reynolds Story from NNPA Newswire As a Black man deeply ...

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Hotel Industry Releases Top 5 Requirements to Travel Safely

Hotel Industry Releases Top 5 Requirements to Travel Sa...

 The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today released the “Safe Stay G...

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COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost Income

COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost...

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Oklahoma S...

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Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Hundreds O...

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Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

COMMUNITY John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle The Equali...

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Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Melvin Hall, Esq., is a shareholder with Rig...

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Marks-Jimerson To Perform At Chautauqua In Lawton, June 18-22

Marks-Jimerson To Perform At Chautauqua In Lawton, June...

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Rebecca Marks-Jimerson, a nationally recogni...

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Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Carlisha Bradley, founder of Women Empowerin...

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COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost Income

COVID Learning Losses to Cost Students Billions in Lost...

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Oklahoma S...

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Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

Foundation Supports Programs For TPS Pupils

EDUCATION John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle Hundreds O...

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Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

Report Shows Minimal Progress For Black Tulsans

COMMUNITY John Neal Illustration, Adobe Images and The Oklahoma Eagle The Equali...

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Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

Hall Honored As OU Outstanding Alumni

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Melvin Hall, Esq., is a shareholder with Rig...

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Marks-Jimerson To Perform At Chautauqua In Lawton, June 18-22

Marks-Jimerson To Perform At Chautauqua In Lawton, June...

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Rebecca Marks-Jimerson, a nationally recogni...

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Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

Tulsans Are Recipients Of National Award

TALK OF GREENWOOD Dr. Jerry Goodwin Carlisha Bradley, founder of Women Empowerin...

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The importance of a smooth transition into kindergarten

The importance of a smooth transition into kindergarten

Parents and schools can help ensure a smooth transition to kindergarten by addr...

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The South must rise, again!

The South must rise, again!

Southern Dallas must rise again to undo historical damage and provide real equi...

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A comprehensive approach to financial document security

A comprehensive approach to financial document security

Organizing and securing your financial documents is crucial for protecting sens...

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City of Dallas to host public meetings on Interactive Digital Kiosks

City of Dallas to host public meetings on Interactive D...

The City of Dallas Department of Public Works is seeking input from residents o...

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DeSoto ISD to host student-focused job fair at DeSoto High School

DeSoto ISD to host student-focused job fair at DeSoto H...

DeSoto Independent School District is hosting a student job fair on May 2 at De...

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Forest Forward: A bright future for a ‘Sunny South Dallas’ theater

Forest Forward: A bright future for a ‘Sunny South Dall...

A major revitalization project is underway at the historic Forest Theater in So...

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Employment Rates Nearly Doubled After Seattle Gave Low-Income Residents $500 A Month, No Strings Attached

Employment Rates Nearly Doubled After Seattle Gave Low-...

A pioneering basic income pilot program in Seattle has yielded remarkable result...

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Serial Bank Robbers Are Targets Of Law Enforcement 

Serial Bank Robbers Are Targets Of Law Enforcement 

The Seattle Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are joinin...

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Improve Your Well-Being With A Gratitude Journal

Improve Your Well-Being With A Gratitude Journal

As we age, it’s more critical than ever to adopt routines that improve our healt...

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Flint’s Toxic Water Poisoned Mental Health, Too

Flint’s Toxic Water Poisoned Mental Health, Too

A decade after the water crisis emerged, residents are struggling with higher-th...

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A Decade After Water Crisis, Art Brings Hope And Healing To Flint

A Decade After Water Crisis, Art Brings Hope And Healin...

As the Flint, Michigan community rebuilds, Black artists like Keyon Lovett are h...

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Black Flint Students Haven’t Caught Up

Black Flint Students Haven’t Caught Up

When the water crisis emerged, public-school students in the majority-Black city...

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Employment Rates Nearly Doubled After Seattle Gave Low-Income Residents $500 A Month, No Strings Attached

Employment Rates Nearly Doubled After Seattle Gave Low-...

A pioneering basic income pilot program in Seattle has yielded remarkable result...

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Serial Bank Robbers Are Targets Of Law Enforcement 

Serial Bank Robbers Are Targets Of Law Enforcement 

The Seattle Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are joinin...

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Improve Your Well-Being With A Gratitude Journal

Improve Your Well-Being With A Gratitude Journal

As we age, it’s more critical than ever to adopt routines that improve our healt...

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Flint’s Toxic Water Poisoned Mental Health, Too

Flint’s Toxic Water Poisoned Mental Health, Too

A decade after the water crisis emerged, residents are struggling with higher-th...

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A Decade After Water Crisis, Art Brings Hope And Healing To Flint

A Decade After Water Crisis, Art Brings Hope And Healin...

As the Flint, Michigan community rebuilds, Black artists like Keyon Lovett are h...

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Black Flint Students Haven’t Caught Up

Black Flint Students Haven’t Caught Up

When the water crisis emerged, public-school students in the majority-Black city...

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Ryan Gainer’s Death Sparks Controversy

Ryan Gainer’s Death Sparks Controversy

Ryan Gainer, an autistic 15-year-old, was shot and killed by a San Bernardino C...

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A First for Black Media: Black Voice News Leverages Web 3 and Blockchain Technology to Combat Racism in California

A First for Black Media: Black Voice News Leverages Web...

Last Updated on April 9, 2024 by BVN RIVERSIDE, Calif., April 8, 2024 – In resp...

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Keeping it Real: Sexual Assault Awareness 2024—The Need to Protect Black Women and Girls

Keeping it Real: Sexual Assault Awareness 2024—The Need...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month raises awareness about the impact of sexual assa...

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OpEd: Was Racism Involved in the Selection Process that Eventually Led to Hiring Charles Montoya as City Manager?

OpEd: Was Racism Involved in the Selection Process that...

The Mayor and Council of San Bernardino unanimously appointed Charles Montoya a...

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Daughter Honors Father’s Legacy With “Get Your Rear in Gear” 5k For Colon Cancer Awareness

Daughter Honors Father’s Legacy With “Get Your Rear in ...

The inaugural “Get Your Rear in Gear” Temecula 5k Run/Walk was held on April 13...

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OpEd – Reproductive Justice and Gynecologic Care: Honoring Jessica Pettway’s Legacy

OpEd – Reproductive Justice and Gynecologic Care: Honor...

Black midwives Aiyana Davison and Lodz Joseph-Lemon are calling on Black women ...

Ohio

Mental illness and guns: A complicated relationship

Maine's yellow flag law, which allows law enforcement to take action when a person is deemed potentially dangerous, was not used ...

Ohio

Hamilton County staffer selected for Harvard program

Vada Stephens, Chief of Staff for Hamilton County Commission President Alicia Reece, has been selected for the Harvard Future Lea...

Ohio

Coroner’s office renamed to honor Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens

Hamilton County Commissioner Stephanie Summerow Dumas presented a resolution to rename the Hamilton County Coroner's Office in ho...

Ohio

Comedian Mike Epps shares housing journey

The City of Cincinnati and Vice Mayor Jan-Michele Lemon Kearney are hosting the two-day OwnBlkCincy Homeownership Symposium on Ju...

Ohio

Fifteen years later: Michael Jackson’s impact

Despite the controversies surrounding his life, Michael Jackson's music, humanitarian efforts, and impact on music and culture co...

Ohio

U.S. Surgeon general declares gun violence crisis

The U.S. Surgeon General has declared firearm violence a public health crisis, warning of its severe impact on both physical and ...

Ohio

CNN excludes black-owned media from presidential debate

CNN has denied media credentials to every Black-owned media entity, sparking outrage and accusations of systemic exclusion in a p...

Ohio

Juneteenth celebrations fill the city

Cincinnati celebrated Juneteenth for the 37th year with parades, speeches, concerts, vendors, and other activities, with the Free...

Ohio

Urban league report uncovers racial disparities 

The Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio has released a report examining the disparities faced by Black residents in Cincinn...

Ohio

The Big Bounce America unveils new inflatable attractio...

Contributed The Big Bounce America, home to The World’s Largest Bounce House, rolls into Cincinnati, OH from Friday, June 28th, t...

Illinois

J. Pharoah Doss: Are reparations supposed to right hist...

Since Rep. John Conyers introduced H.R. 40, a bill to investigate and redress the impact of slavery on Black Americans, in 1989, ...

Illinois

Black Woman Vanishes During Bahamas Yoga Retreat

Photo: Find Taylor Casey Questions surround the disappearance of Taylor Casey, a Chicago woman who went missing during a yoga ret...

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