Wednesday 17 October 2018
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Category: Hot News, State/National News, Top Stories

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Study: Too Few Blacks, Hispanics Becoming Doctors

(Trice Edney Wire) – Too few members of minority groups are pursuing careers in U.S. medicine, resulting in a serious lack of diversity...

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U.S. Black Chamber Pressing Auto Dealers for Fair Return on Black Dollars

By Hazel Trice Edney   (Trice Edney Wire) – This year alone, African-Americans are projected to spend as much as $24 billion on new...


New Orleans Katrina Pain Index at 10: Who Was Left Behind

By Bill Quigley   ( – When Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast on August 29, 2005, the nation saw tens of...

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Miner Advocates for New Voting Legislation

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner recently held a press conference, along with local activists and other elected officials, urging New...

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Civil Rights Leader and Former NAACP Chairman Julian Bond Dies at 75

By Staff   Former chairman of the NAACP and lifelong civil rights leader Julian Bond passed away Saturday, Aug. 15, in Fort Walton...

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NYSED Releases State Test Data; Touts Numbers Despite Opt-Out

By Staff   The New York State Education Department released the results of the 2015 Grades 3-8 English Language Arts (ELA) and Math...

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Miner Administration Offers Councilors Framework to Settle Computer Dispute

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner’s administration hand-delivered letters to members of the Syracuse Common Council Aug. 12,...


Jim Boeheim and SU Settle 2011 Defamation Lawsuit

By Staff   The defamation lawsuit filed by Michael Lang and Bobby Davis against Syracuse University and men’s basketball coach...

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Credit Unions Help Teach SCSD Students School-Based Savings

By Staff   In 2009, Cooperative Federal Credit Union opened a branch in Fowler High School, then, in 2013 and 2014, opened branches in...

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Obama Unveils Plans for Aggressive Criminal Justice Reforms

By Hazel Trice Edney ( – For the $80 billion that America spends annually to keep people incarcerated, the nation...