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  • Roaring Back in New Orleans

    May 23, 2016, 5:11 p.m.

    Humbleness, discipline and character are the values that Grandmaster Eric “Lionman” O’Neal upheld in his career as a karate champion and a community organizer. Those same values helped him rebuild Blue Lion Karate Academy
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  • Russell Simmons Repays Rushcard Holders, Pushes for Credit Reforms

    May 23, 2016, 5:12 p.m.

    He’s back at yoga and the hip-hop and business mogul is even able to run some errands without worrying about whether a disgruntled RushCard holder might verbally attack him or worse.
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  • CBC Members Worry Proposed FCC Rule Could Hurt Black Media Companies

    May 23, 2016, 5:14 p.m.

    In an unpredictable, disruptive media environment featuring new ways for consumers to receive video content over Wi-Fi, apps and live streaming, established media companies are bracing for a future driven
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  • It Can Wait

    May 23, 2016, 5:28 p.m.

    From the moment we begin preparing for our learner’s permit test, we are taught the importance of being safe and responsible drivers. Parents, Driver’s Ed teachers and other seasoned adults caution new drivers and share just how dangerous taking
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  • “The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation”

    May 23, 2016, 5:18 p.m.

    Shut the door, and what’s inside is familiar and comfortable. It’s yours, and it’s where you want to be at the end of the day. Or maybe not: in “The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation” by Natalie Y. Moore
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  • Sheika Square Brings Attention to Underfunded Schools

    May 23, 2016, 5:21 p.m.

    Sometimes in going into business for yourself you can help others. Sheika Square, who holds a Doctorate in Educational Leadership and Administration, has decided to dedicate her time to a cause that means the most to her: educational funding.
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  • Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo!

    May 22, 2016, 5:24 p.m.

    The 2016 Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo was a great event for music fans from near and far. As New Orleans’ annual late spring festival Bayou Boogaloo picked up where the soggy Jazz Fest left off
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  • Data News Weekly’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

    Mar 28, 2016, 7:58 p.m.

    Data News Weekly will be celebrating its 50th year of publishing with a two-day celebration on August 26-27, 2016. On the first day of our event, along with world-class entertainment, we will honor our Trailblazers
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