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CBS News establishes Harold Dow Professorship

December 5, 2010

President of CBS News and Sports Sean McManus has announced that CBS News is establishing the Harold Dow Professorship at the School of Journalism and Graphic Communication at Florida A&M University (FAMU), which is the first historically black university to have an accredited journalism program.

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Citing deficit, Obama freezing federal worker pay

December 5, 2010

President Barack Obama announced a two-year pay freeze for federal employees Monday, and warned the American public that the move is the first of many difficult decisions that must be made to reduce the nation’s mounting deficits.

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Minority firms worry high-speed-rail project will pass them by

December 5, 2010

A half dozen African American contractors are worried they won’t be considered for a piece of the $2.6 billion high-speed train between Orlando International Airport and Tampa. Eight major teams have formed to bid on the lucrative project to design, build, operate and maintain the system…

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The 5 biggest factors that affect your credit

November 21, 2010

Credit card companies, auto dealerships and mortgage bankers are three common examples of types of lenders that will check your credit score before deciding how much they are willing to lend you and at what interest rate.

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10 riskiest places to give your social security number

November 14, 2010

The places are ranked based on the number of data breaches involving Social Security numbers from January 2009 to October 2010. What’s most disturbing is that you must disclose your Social Security number if you want to receive services from most of those places.

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Education

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...

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New reparations focus: Black enclaves lost to development

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The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff