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Mom Jailed for Enrolling Kids in School Tells Her Story in New Book, Film

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With Hollywood knocking on her door, Kelley Williams-Bolar will be marking 2014 as the year that her story is finally told in summation. In… Read More

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You can’t tell Danny Glover who he can talk to. That’s the gist of what the critically acclaimed actor said during an… Read More

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To say that Brandon Harris was loved is an understatement. A hands-on father who loved cars, cracking jokes, trying… Read More

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Alcorn State University named Alfred Rankins Jr. its new president after a unanimous vote bt the Mississippi College Board. Rankins… Read More

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A research team from Prairie… Read More

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I know, with certainty, that my father would not murder me. Earlier this month, police discovered the bodies of 24-year-old… Read More

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When my wife was pregnant with our daughter, we did not know if we were going to have… Read More

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This is a story about Control. It’s set in Botswana’s Central Kalahari Game Reserve, which, in addition to being… Read More

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'As Ohio Goes, So Goes the Nation'
Nina Turner Fights for Voter Rights

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Senator Nina Turner wants to show her state and the country her leadership through the ballot box. The fiery and hands-on Ohio Democrat… Read More

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