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Racial Gap Persists in ACT College Admission Test Scores

By Zenitha Prince   (Trice Edney Wire) – A stubborn racial gap continues to persist in scores on the The American College...

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Marriott Syracuse Downtown Extends Job Fair; Plans Another Event

By Staff   The Marriott Syracuse Downtown, also known as the Hotel Syracuse, has reportedly extended the hours of its Sept. 16 job...

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Black-White Views of Katrina Recovery Differ Sharply, Poll Finds

(Trice Edney Wire) – Despite declarations of a “new” New Orleans and a reinvented, world-class city that has moved beyond race, a new...

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SCSD, Staff Unions Ratify New Contracts

By staff   The Syracuse City School District, and members of SCSD Bargaining Units 2 and 11, ratified new union contracts Wednesday,...

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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...

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

By Bill Quigley   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – 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...