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Under Director Comey, FBI Special Agents Were Required to Visit Dr. King’s Memorial

By Frederick H. Lowe –   (TriceEdneyWire.com)–Former FBI Director James Comey, who was hired by President Barack Obama and...

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Unpleasant Surprise Unveiled for West Africans in America – You’re Deported

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – Ghanaians who have overstayed their U.S. visas are facing a new Trump Administration push to deport...

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A Humiliating End to the G7 Summit for Overlooked African Heads of State

(TriceEdneyWire.com/GIN) – African leaders invited to the summit of seven developed countries looked on in frustration and dismay as the...

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African-American Children Have Higher Mortality Rates Due to Diabetes Than Any Other Demographic

By Staff –   African-American children have a higher death rate from diabetes than any of their peers. For perspective, these...

Courtesy Photo: California residents march following the death of Kelly Thomas,
a mentally ill many beaten by police in Fullereton in Orange County. He died
from the wounds five days after being hospitalized.

Deadly Force: Cops Look for Answers in Policing the Mentally Ill

By Kiara Burwell   There was a different outcome a few months earlier in New York City. A police sergeant, responding to a 911 call...

State Legislators Roll Out $20 Billion Housing Initiative

Governor Cuomo announced a $20 billion affordable housing and homelessness initiative last week, pushing forward the effort to provide...

JENNINGS, MO - AUGUST 11: Cornell Williams Brooks, Chief Executive Officer of the National Association of the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) speaks during a press conference regarding the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown at Jennings Mason Temple Church of God In Christ, on August 11, 2014 in Jennings, Missouri. The fatal shooting by police of the unarmed teen in Ferguson, Missouri has sparked outrage in the community and set off civil unrest including looting and vandalism. (Photo by Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

NAACP President Brooks Saddened But Not Bitter After Refusal to Renew His Contract

By Hazel Trice Edney –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – NAACP President Cornell William Brooks says he is saddened and disappointed by...

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Attn. Gen. Sessions Calls for Return to Mandatory Minimum Sentences Associated with Low-level Drug Crimes, Mass Incarceration

By Frederick H. Lowe –   In a May 10th memo to all 94 federal prosecutors, Jeff Sessions, the U.S. Attorney General, wrote that...

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President Donald Trump: “The Disastrous Rise of Misplaced Power”

News Analysis by  by Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III –   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – “…The history of the (President) of (The...

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Could Virtual Reality Help Upstate NY Seniors Stay On Their Feet?

For most of us, growing older isn’t much fun. As people age, vision and hearing may start to worsen and memories may begin to fade....