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3:40 PM / Friday April 29, 2016

In Theaters

Keanu

TV One’s Second Sight

Miles Ahead

Meet the Blacks

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Go With The-Flo

Grace Gealey and Trai Byers, from “Empire,” tied the knot

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Grace Gealey and Trai Byers (Photo: Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com) By Florence Antho

Viola Davis on board to star in a movie version of August Wilson’s “Fences”

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April 15, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Viola Davis (Photo: Jaguar PS / Shutterstock.com) By Florence Anthony Denzel Washington

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Stateside

Our future is on the ballot in this election year

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE CARTOON:  John Cole, The Scranton Times-Tribune   By Elijah Cummings TriceEdneyWire.com

Church shooting suspect’s friend to plead

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Prayers for the victims in the Emanuel AME Church shooting in Charleston, SC. (AP Pho

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Local

Getting Paid

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Stefano Ember / Shutterstock.com If passed, a new bill will make sure that subcontractors can take a job without going broke in the process. By Denise Clay For subcontractors, getting a chance to participate in a project connected to the City of Philadelphia can raise their profile enough to keep them on the city’s...

Travel

Five golden rules of planning a group destination wedding

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BPT Soft sand warms the soles of your feet and the smell of sweet flowers fill the air. The salty mist of the ocean kisses your cheeks while the laughter of friends and family brings joy to the heart. This isn’t just an amazing vacation for your loved ones, it’s your wedding day. Images like…

Food And Beverage

Start your day with fun: Four fresh takes on breakfast

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ABOVE PHOTO:  Mini pancake kabobs BPT A great way to start your day is to add breakfast to your morning routine. But as we all know, routines can get dull fast, especially after you’ve been eating the same breakfast for a few months. If you find your family is in a breakfast rut, it may…

Recent News

Oasis

Winner

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April 29, 2016

By Stephanie Montague Competition isn’t something we think we encounter daily. And honestly we aren’t racing to...

Health

Eight ways to keep your brain healthy and sharp

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April 29, 2016

Family Features The brain is the body’s most complex organ. It’s also the most important one. That’s...

Diaspora

Returning home is a mixed blessing for victims of Boko Haram

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Assn. of Nigerians protest for support against Boko Haram that’s claimed responsibility for abducting over...

Sports

As The Birds Turn

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz warms up before the Senior Bowl NCAA college football...

Commentary

Safe but Silent

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April 29, 2016

By Jamila Carter There is a sentiment among some folks in the black community that teaching our...

Week In Review

Son of Philadelphia: ‘Me and Mrs. Jones’ singer Billy Paul dead at 81

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April 29, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Billy Paul By Hillel Italie associated press NEW YORK — Billy Paul, a jazz and...

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