Category: Featured News, State/National News, Top Stories

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Obama Presidential Center Envisioned as Economic Engine to Revitalize Chicago’s South Side

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama on...

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Doubts Raised About Highly-Praised Malaria Vaccine Headed for Africa

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – With much fanfare, the world’s first injectable vaccine against malaria will be introduced in three...

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Linda Johnson Rice Retakes Control of Johnson Publishing Company, Denies Company is Leaving Chicago

(TriceEdneyWire.com) Following a month of announcements on corporate restructurings, Linda Johnson Rice is back at the helm of three of the...

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President Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey, Republicans and Democrats Call for Special Investigation of Russia Collusion

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) –  President Donald J. Trump on Tuesday fired FBI Director James Comey,...

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‘State of Black America': Washington Power Shift Brings ‘Dire Risk’ to Economic, Social Progress

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Now more than 100 days since the inauguration of President Donald Trump and a...

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In Nigeria, Dozens of Kidnapped Girls Freed in Boko Haram Swap

(GIN/TriceEdneyWire.com) –Boko Haram militants who used kidnappings, bombings and the torching of whole villages during an 8-year...

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Trayvon’s Mother Recalls He Dreamed of Becoming a Pilot

By Frederick H. Lowe   (TriceEdneyWire.com) — Before his life was snuffed out by a bullet fired by George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin...

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Former Cop Pleads Guilty to Civil Rights Violation in Killing of Walter Scott

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Michael Slager, a former police officer, who killed motorist Walter Scott Jr....

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U.S. House Passes Republican Healthcare Bill, Group Says It Will Disproportionately Impact Women of Color

By Staff –   The American Healthcare Act, largely supported by both President Donald Trump and Republicans, narrowly won passage...

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Denied: San Francisco Judge Blocks Trump Initiative to Withhold Sanctuary City Funding

By Staff –   On April 25, a San Francisco judge temporarily blocked President Trump’s attempt to withhold federal funding...