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Week In Review

Vulnerable GOP senators side with NRA on gun votes

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE CARTOON:  RJ Matson, Roll Call By Mary Clare Jalonick ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Amo

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah addresses the press after the verdict on Tuesday.  (Photo cou

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Stateside

Divided America: gun views fractious even as fewer bear arms

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June 24, 2016

By Matt Sedensky ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK — Wherever you look in this nation born of a bloody

Hip-hop artist Attrell Cordes, half of duo P.M. Dawn, dies

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Attrell Cordes Associated Press NEW YORK — Attrell Cordes, who formed the hip-h

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Local

Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee announces beautification projects along Broad Street ahead of Democratic National Convention

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Press conference held at City Hall Courtyard by the Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee members announcing the beautification projects; 14 Movements: A Symphony in Color and Words, which will run down the median of South Broad Street; and City Hall Lighting on the South facade of the building in red, white and blue.  [Photo...

Style

Braided styles still a popular summer hair trends with African American teens

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By Leah Fletcher Just like fashion, the hair industry is always creating age-appropriate yet trendy hairstyles styles and black teen hairstyles have never been more stylish. As teens leave school to enjoy the summer months and ponder the selection of summer hair styles, African hair braids might be a perfect option to beat the summer…

Food And Beverage

Summer Spritzers to Sip and Share

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ABOVE PHOTOS:  Photo courtesy of Getty Images   Savor slow or on the go   Family Features No gathering on a warm summer day is complete without an array of food and chilled refreshments. This summer, add some fun to the beverage cart with fresh, fruity spritzers that make any occasion feel like a beach…

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Commentary

Foolish words in the wake of tragedy

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE CARTOON:  Dave Granlund, Politicalcartoons.com By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com The cretin who took an assault weapon into...

Go With The-Flo

Jay Z and Beyonce are spending $93 million for a brand new spec-built mega mansion on the site of Barbra Streisand’s former estate

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Beyonce and Jay Z  (Photo: Featureflash / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network...

Diaspora

A conversation with actor Mahershala Ali star of the Civil War saga “Free State of Jones”

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO:  Mahershala Ali with Matthew McConaughey and Gugu Mbatha-Raw in two scenes from Free State of...

Oasis

Letter to the Editor: Muslim-­LGBTQ unity statement in response to divisive rhetoric after Orlando shooting

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June 24, 2016

ABOVE PHOTO: Photo: Urban Reporter / shutterstock National Minority AIDS Council is sharing this Unity Statement on...

Travel

Quick guide for taking your family to New York City

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June 24, 2016

By Katka Lapelosová New York City doesn’t have to be a chaos-inducing, wallet-draining experience for a family....

Seniors

The truth about Alzheimer’s: early detection makes a difference

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June 24, 2016

BPT It’s the sixth-leading cause of death in the United States, affects more than 5 million Americans...

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