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In the Headlines
What You Need to Know: The Biden administration is expected to announce Friday that a controversial immigration policy will be lifted in about two months. Implemented by the Trump administration, under Title 42 of their immigration policy, the U.S. is allowed to expel...
WRITTEN & CONTRIBUTED BY COY MALONE What You Need to Know: Sometimes, I wonder if my mom was taught to work hard and take care of everyone…is this her personality…or both? So I asked her. “Maybe I got that from Mother. That’s what all the women I knew, did. Take...
What started as perhaps everyday conversations with her students, Ateira Griffin is changing lives for generations to come. This Baltimore school administrator and daughter of a single mom, who was also raised by a single mom, has created the organization...
WRITTEN AND CONTRIBUTED BY COY MALONE What You Need to Know: On New Year’s Eve 2018, Deja Heard rented out an Airbnb home to host her birthday party in Cartersville, GA. While Cartersville Police canvassed the neighborhood, they claimed smelling marijuana, called for...
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