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Racial split on COVID-19 endures as restrictions ease in US

May 6, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Travelers sit in a waiting area at Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport in Providence, R.I., Tuesday, April 19, 2022. A federal judge’s decision to strike down a national mask mandate was met with cheers on some airplanes but also concern about whether it’s really time to end one of the most visible...

The end of Philly’s mask mandate doesn’t mean it’s time to throw away your mask

April 29, 2022

Hans Kellner Board of Health Dept. of Public Health  Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philadelphia Department of Public Health has relied on local data to guide its efforts to mitigate the crisis. This has included the department’s changing recommendations and mandates about wearing masks to reduce the spread of transmission. In early...

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Review: Ella Mai elevates the love song on her second record

May 13, 2022

By Karena Phan ASSOCIATED PRESS British singer, Ella Mai, is back with even more R&B bridges in

Can you believe it? More people watched Kentucky Derby later

May 13, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Rich Strike, with Sonny Leon aboard, wins the 148th running of the Kentucky Derby horse

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Democrats’ effort to secure Roe v. Wade falls to filibuster

May 13, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Anti-scaling fencing blocks off the stairs to the Supreme Court, Tuesday, May 10, 2022,

Harris positive for COVID-19, Biden not ‘close contact’

April 29, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Vice President Kamala Harris delivers remarks at the William J. Rutter Center about mat

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Cardi B and Offset took their daughter Kulture to Carbone’s in NYC for dinner to celebrate Mother’s Day

ABOVE PHOTO: Offset and Cardi B (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock) By Flo Anthony Bounce, the popular broadcast and multi-platform entertainment network serving Black Americans, recently unveiled its upcoming original programming schedule. The lineup features an all-new original series about Black women that is written, produced, directed by, and starring Black women, “Finding Happy.” The…


Pretty, portable pollinator gardens: Top 10 plants for pollinator-friendly containers

BPT Bees, birds, butterflies, and other pollinators play an important role in our global ecosystem. In fact, they are essential. By transporting pollen from one plant to another, they make growing the food we eat and the beautiful garden spaces we enjoy possible. One of the easiest ways to support a healthy growing environment is…

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10 dead in Buffalo supermarket attack police call hate crime

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Community College of Philadelphia hosts 2022 commencement ceremony 

May 13, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Graduates pose during last week’s first full, in-person graduation ceremony since 2019.  (Photo/CCP) Community College...


New reparations focus: Black enclaves lost to development

May 13, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: A wall with a mural separates a housing development, top, from a seating area behind...

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ABOVE PHOTO: Katie Wright holds the hand on her injured wrist before a news conference Thursday, May...

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