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6:04 AM / Thursday January 28, 2021

Week In Review

Marable wins History Pulitzer

April 22, 2012

The late Manning Marable won the Pulitzer Prize for history Monday, honored for a Malcolm X book he worked on for decades but did not live to see published. For the first time in 35 years, no fiction prize was given.

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American Bandstand’ host Dick Clark dead at 82

April 22, 2012

His identity as “the world’s oldest teenager” became strained in recent years, as time and infirmity caught up with his enduring boyishness. But he owned New Year’s Eve after four decades hosting his annual telecast on ABC from Times Square.

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Mike Wallace, ‘60 Minutes’ star interviewer, dies

April 15, 2012

CBS newsman Mike Wallace, the dogged, merciless reporter and interviewer who took on politicians, celebrities and other public figures in a 60-year career highlighted by the on-air confrontations that helped make 60 Minutes the most successful primetime television news program ever, has died. He was 93.

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Obama denounces ‘radical’ Republican budget plan

April 9, 2012

In an election-year pitch to middle-class voters, President Barack Obama is denouncing a House Republican budget plan as a “Trojan horse,” warning that it represents “an attempt to impose a radical vision on our country” that would hurt working families.

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High court takes up fight over Obama health law

April 2, 2012

President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is front and center at the Supreme Court for three days of hearings to determine the fate of a law aimed at extending health insurance to more than 30 million Americans.

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Recent News

Sports

Baseball legend Hank Aaron passes away at 86

January 22, 2021

According to reports, legendary baseball player Hank Aaron has passed away in Atlanta at age 86 from...

Stateside

Let down your hair: New Army rules for ponytails, nail color

January 27, 2021

By LOLITA C. BALDOR WASHINGTON (AP) — Female soldiers can let their hair down, and flash a...

Entertainment

Goade becomes first Native American to win Caldecott Medal

January 27, 2021

By HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK (AP) — Illustrator Michaela Goade became the first Native American to win...

Color Of Money

New world, new business: 5 ways small businesses are adapting to COVID

January 21, 2021

BPT COVID-19 has irrevocably altered the way that we do business. Some small businesses have floundered, while...

Go With The-Flo

Sherri Shepherd recently kicked off her second A-list partnership with HealthyWage

January 21, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Sherri Shepherd (Photo: Joe Seer / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Quarantine Vacation Alert! Another week,...

Politics

Trump impeachment to go to Senate Monday, launching trial

January 22, 2021

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to send...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff