Category: Featured News, State/National News

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France to Increase Air Strikes in Syria After Terror Attacks

By Staff   Teams of terrorists, armed with AK 47’s and bombs strapped to them, attacked sites throughout Paris in unison,...

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Jubilation in Freetown as Sierra Leone Declared Ebola-Free

(Trice Edney Wire) – It came in with a bat, wreaked havoc throughout the West African nation of Sierra Leone, but finally, two years...

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Colleges and Universities Hold Protests in Support of Students at University of Missouri

By Staff   Students at several U.S. colleges and universities plan to hold walk-outs and protests this week, in support of students at...

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University of Missouri President Resigns After Protests Against Campus Racism

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — Tim Wolfe, president of the University of Missouri, announced in a Monday news conference that he was resigning...

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President Obama Rejects Construction of Keystone Pipeline

By Staff   President Barack Obama rejected a request from TransCanada Corp. for the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline Nov. 6,...

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300 Men March: Movement Against Violence Inspires Baltimore

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake gave this reporter a blank stare in...

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In White House Criminal Justice Forum: Obama Says Black Lives Matter Is Legit

By Courtne’ Dixon, Howard University News Service   (Trice Edney Wire) – The Black Lives Matter movement, who many have...

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Black Women Leaders Outraged By Police Violence Against S.C. Student

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Leading Black women across the nation are expressing outrage this week over the...

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Cuomo Announces Executive Order to Protect Rights of Transgender Community

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced he will issue an executive order prohibiting harassment and discrimination on the basis of...

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Million Man March: Some Disappointed, Some Enlightened

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Minister Louis Farrakhan’s “Justice or Else” gathering on the Washington Mall...