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Congressman Bob Brady former campaign aide pleads guilty to hiding cash from feds

July 26, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A former aide to a one-time Democratic Congressional candidate has reached a plea agreement with the feds over a payoff scheme involving the campaign of his opponent, Bob Brady. Carolyn Cavaness, 34, has admitted to covering up $90,000 in payments from Congressman Bob Brady’s re-election team to the 2012 campaign of her...

Enhanced Security For An Enhanced Experience at The Dell This Summer

July 21, 2017

By Nydja Hood The Dell Music Center is kicking off 2017 Essence of Entertainment with both a new artist lineup, and a revamped security presence. In wake of the Manchester Arena terrorist explosion this past May the Dell’s enhanced security is taking extra precaution to ensure concert-goers have the safest and most enjoyable experience possible....

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NAACP Convention July 22-16: Voting rights, health care, policing, gun violence, criminal justice reform and more to be addressed

July 21, 2017

Baltimore — The 2016 election has begun a radical transformation of the civil rights landscape in

O.J. Simpson granted parole after nearly 9 years in prison

July 21, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  O.J. Simpson (AP Photo/Ethan Miller, Pool)   By Ken Ritter LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP)

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Week In Review

Black homeowners struggle as US housing market recovers

July 14, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Pastor Yul Dorn poses for a portrait inside his home, where he’s facing evictio

Congress returns to battles over health care, budget

July 14, 2017

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The Big 3 Hits The Court

ABOVE PHOTO:  From left to right Jerome Williams (formerly Detroit Pistons and Toronto Raptors), Cuttino Mobley (Formerly of the Houston Rockets), and DeShawn Stevenson(Utah Jazz, Orlando Magic, Washington Wizards.)  (Photo: Chris Murray) Ice Cube’s Professional 3-on-3 Basketball League came to play on Allen Iverson’s former home court last week. Unfortunately, the NBA Hall of Famer…

Food And Beverage

Add a Tex-Mex favorite to Your Menu

Family Features A tortilla plus a tasty filling makes a household favorite – a taco. This simple, casual, versatile, fun food knows no boundaries. Tacos can be right for breakfast, lunch, dinner and even snacks and dessert, depending on the filling. For tacos with a unique, delicious twist on tradition, try these Chicken Soft Tacos…

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Beyonce and Jay-Z’s one-month old twins, Sir and Rumi Carter, posed with their gorgeous mom for photos

July 21, 2017

ABOVE PHOTO:  Jay-Z and Beyonce (Photo: JStone / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Beyonce and Jay-Z’s one-month old...


Before Retiring, Try Spending Like a Retired Person

July 21, 2017

A financial adviser’s suggestions on finding cutbacks before you need to   By Trey Smith In planning...


What Happens When Police Slay a White Woman?

July 21, 2017

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson The slaying of  Justine Damond, a white woman from Australia, by a Minneapolis...


SUNscopes for the week of July 23

July 21, 2017

By Georgia Nicols All Signs: This year Mercury goes retrograde four times; and the third time is...


Beat the heat: Tips to stay healthy and hydrated

July 21, 2017

BPT Americans love summertime and with good reason. It is the best time for outdoor fun and...


Six things we need to stop saying to bereaved parents

July 21, 2017

Joan Markwell knows the gut-wrenching, hollow feeling left behind when a child is taken too early. It’s...

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