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‘A Road trip with my baby’

Part II: Sandra Bland’s mother says, "We’re owed answers."

Part II: Sandra Bland’s mother says, ‘We’re owed answers.’

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City still awaiting update on MPD traffic stop policy

Interest in update review comes as incidents raise concerns about “riding while black.”

Interest in update review comes as incidents raise concerns about “riding while black.”

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What makes black men run from the police?

A good, hard look at the statistics will tell you why African Americans have reason to fear an encounter with police.

A good, hard look at the statistics will tell you why African Americans have reason to fear an encounter with police.

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BEYOND THE NEWS: What the world needs (from you) now

In a culture that embraces violence, it’s time to take a stand for love.

In a culture that embraces violence, it’s time to take a stand for love.

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TSD taking Best in Black Awards back to the Cannon Center

Three-day celebration set for Sept. 3-5.

Three-day celebration set for Sept. 3-5.

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Motivation, inspiration part of the vibes at NCRM 2015 Drop the Mic Poetry Slam

Importance of voting given from different ages, perspectives.

Importance of voting given from different ages, perspectives.

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Economic Development Forum chockfull of advice and information

Seminar explores “Corporate Insight: Winning Strategies for Successful Suppliers.”

Seminar explores “Corporate Insight: Winning Strategies for Successful Suppliers.”

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Gov. Haslam kicks off Tennessee Promise at Southwest

“It’s not about access; it’s about success”

“It’s not about access; it’s about success”

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Reporter, cameraman killed on air; gunman dies

WDBJ7 reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were both killed when an unknown gunman opened fire during a live broadcast early Wednesday morning.

WDBJ7 reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were both killed when an unknown gunman opened fire during a live broadcast early Wednesday morning.

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US civil rights activist Amelia Boynton Robinson dies at 104

“Original foot soldier” from Alabama was among those beaten during the voting rights march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma.

“Original foot soldier” from Alabama was among those beaten during the voting rights march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma.

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Sister Pact – Helping to address breast cancer disparity in Memphis

Twenty-plus organizations have joined forces in a concerted effort to aid African-American women.

Twenty-plus organizations have joined forces in a concerted effort to aid African-American women.

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Closed libraries on Friday speak to what we really think about our children – and each other

The appearance is that much-needed library branches in poor, predominately African-American areas and neighborhoods are closed

The appearance is that much-needed library branches in poor, predominately African-American areas and neighborhoods are closed

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“Teach LeBron! School ’em son”

“A LITTLE R&R ON SPORTS”: Straight outta Akron, few, if any, have ever returned home like LeBron Raymond James.

“A LITTLE R&R ON SPORTS”: Straight outta Akron, few, if any, have ever returned home like LeBron Raymond James.

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Book Review: ‘The Face That Changed It All’

Memoir tells the story of “an American, a role model, and a mentor” who paved the way for models of every hue, inspiring editors and fashion designers to adopt colorblind hiring practices.

Memoir tells the story of “an American, a role model, and a mentor” who paved the way for models of every hue, inspiring editors and fashion designers to adopt colorblind hiring practices.

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Economic Development Forum underway with ‘growth’ in mind

As the annual economic development conference unfolds, the backdrop is that the number of minority and women-owned businesses is increasing but the rate is far from satisfactory.

As the annual economic development conference unfolds, the backdrop is that the number of minority and women-owned businesses is increasing but the rate is far from satisfactory.

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Check out America’s worst police departments

New social media study shows nearly half of Americans give their police department a grade of D or worse.

New social media study shows nearly half of Americans give their police department a grade of D or worse.

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Getting booted from Napa Valley Wine Train has book club members still steaming

Racism, say club members, who don’t think the company’s apology goes for enough.

Racism, say club members, who don’t think the company’s apology goes for enough.

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Whoopi Goldberg set to produce Emmett Till film

Goldberg is using Kickstarter to raise money for the movie.

Goldberg is using Kickstarter to raise money for the movie.

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Sex, love and peace: the benefits of exercising with your boo

Not only can you tone your body and de-stress your mind, but you can also improve your love life when you hit the gym as a couple.

Not only can you tone your body and de-stress your mind, but you can also improve your love life when you hit the gym as a couple.

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Photos surface appearing to show Drake and Serena Williams making out in restaurant

Drake and Serena spark relationship rumors.

Drake and Serena spark relationship rumors.

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