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Central New York Man Arrested After Child Cancer Donation Scam

There are charitable organizations all around the country that rely on the good faith of mankind. Sadly, not everyone can be trusted when...

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Memorial Acknowledges African and Caribbean Troops Who Fought for Britain in Both World Wars

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Sir Michael Fallon, Britain’s Secretary of Defense, recently unveiled...

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More Than 100 Federal Agencies Fail to Report Hate Crimes to the FBI’s National Database

By A.C. Thompson and Ken Schwencke –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – In violation of a longstanding legal mandate, scores of...

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Upstate Venture Connect Announces 2017 Venture Ecosystem Awards Nominations

By Staff –   Upstate Venture Connect (UVC) has nominated several community leaders from the Syracuse area for 2017 Venture...

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Alfonso Davis Outlines Platform in Mayoral Race

By Staff –   Alfonso Davis, one of eight candidates currently competing in Syracuse’s mayoral race, has recently shared his...

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NYPD Officer Fatally Shot While Sitting in Police Vehicle

By Staff –   New York Police Department Officer Miosotis Familia was fatally shot while sitting in her police vehicle in the...

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Citizens Decry Mayor’s Plan to Put Confederate Statues ‘in Context’

By Jeremy Lazarus –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Veteran NAACP activist Ora Lomax is still fuming over Richmond, Va. Mayor...

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Dorothy Leavell Tells How She Plans to Lead the Black Press

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Loud laughter, greetings and chatter between old friends and fellow...

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International Team to Investigate Reports of Deadly Violence in Congo

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – The U.N.’s main human rights body has approved a resolution to send a team of experts “to establish the...

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Party With a Purpose: Fighting HIV Among Black Women at the 2017 Essence Festival

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Black AIDS Institute (TriceEdneyWire.com) – An estimated 1 in 49 women will be...