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Clinton, Trump Win Big on Super Tuesday, But Voting Problems Undermine Process

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and billionaire businessman Donald Trump won...

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University of Albany Students Charged with Assault, Inventing Hate Crime Hoax in Court

Around 1 a.m. on January 30, three young black women from the University of Albany accused a group of white men of assaulting them on a...

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During This Election Season, Black Political Power Still Not Fully Realized

News Analysis, By Jennifer L. Patin   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Some will reflect on 2015 as a year of renewed civil rights...

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Critics Fault Nigeria’s ‘Record Budget’ for Familiar Waste and Excess

(TriceEdneyWire.com) – Critics who examined Nigeria’s budget for 2016 are shaking their heads in disbelief at the sight of excess and...

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To Fight Heroin Overdoses, Ithaca Mayor Proposes Controversial Safe Injection Site

By Staff   The United States is struggling to find ways to stem the tide of fast-rising drug overdose deaths, particularly in the wake...

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War for the Black Vote: Clinton, Sanders Head Toward South Carolina; Then Super Tuesday

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Democratic presidential race between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders has...

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Harper Lee, Author of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Dies at 89

By Staff   Acclaimed author Harper Lee, whose debut novel, “To Kill a Mockingbird,” became a classic in American...

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As Battle Looms, Civil Rights Leaders Back Obama in Appointing Scalia’s Successor

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – As flags fly at half-staff over the White House and U. S. Supreme Court building this...

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79

By Staff   U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the leading voice among conservatives on the high court, died at the age of 79,...

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‘The Color Purple’ Author Alice Walker Shares Black History Month Wisdom on Facebook

By Staff   The African-American community is yearning for a voice of wisdom in the midst of racial controversy surrounding the...