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FILE- In this Sept. 17, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump boards Air Force One at Albuquerque International Sunport in Albuquerque, N.M. A new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds about half of Americans think Donald Trump's actions as president have made things worse for African Americans, Muslims and women. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
WWJ News
September 30, 2019 - 8:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A new poll finds that large majorities of black and Latino Americans think that President Donald Trump's actions have made things worse for people like them. The poll conducted by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research finds that about two-thirds of Americans...
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African American leaders from left, local NAACP President Dr. Amos Brown, columnist Noah Griffin, Rev. Arnold Townsend and artist Dewey Crumbler voice their support for keeping a controversial mural at Washington High School during a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in San Francisco. The controversial 13-panel, 1,600-square foot mural, the "Life of Washington," criticized as racist and degrading for its depiction of black and Native American people, is slated to be destroyed after the San Francisco School Board voted last month to paint over it. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
August 06, 2019 - 4:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A group of prominent African American leaders in San Francisco want to preserve a controversial mural displayed in a public high school that some have criticized as racist. Amos Brown, president of the San Francisco NAACP, on Tuesday called on the school board to reconsider its...
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police officer pointing gun
July 23, 2019 - 2:32 pm
"Data do confirm generally what officers say with respect to what police shootings are really like," co-author Joseph Cesario said.
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aging parents
May 09, 2019 - 12:18 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — As Mother's Day approaches this Sunday, a new study by the U.S. Census Bureau suggests that the likelihood of having your parents alive as you grow older is linked to poverty, educational attainment, sex and race. The working paper presented at a conference in March says that...
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running shoes
May 06, 2019 - 12:13 pm
Race organizer Blaine Lam says the woman had completed about 1.2 kilometers (0.75 miles) before she was taken to a hospital, where she died.
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TV remote
(Dreamstime)
January 09, 2019 - 4:57 pm
"Since our decision to terminate his employment, this station has been caught in the middle of a vitriolic political debate," the station and its parent company said in a statement.
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kiss
(Dreamstime)
November 28, 2018 - 11:51 am
"It neither got the backlash one might have expected nor did it open the doors for lots more shows to do this," said Robert Thompson, a professor of television and popular culture.
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writing - poetry
(Dreamstime)
August 02, 2018 - 11:01 am
The brief poem is narrated in the voice of a homeless person.
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diversity
(Dreamstime)
July 23, 2018 - 4:12 pm
"Diversity in D" will be the topic at a public Town Hall kicking off the National Association of Black Journalists convention in Detroit.
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Starbucks AP
(Mark Bryant/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
April 17, 2018 - 2:51 pm
Starbucks, trying to tamp down a racially charged uproar over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores in Philadelphia, plans to close more than 8,000 U.S. stores for several hours next month to conduct racial-bias training for its nearly 175,000 workers.
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