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Ford says he didn't lie about crack use

Ford says he didn't lie about crack use

Toronto (CNN) -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford would have admitted to smoking crack cocaine long before his eventual admission, he says. It's just that no one asked him the right question.

After more than fiv

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  • Written by Roz Edward, National Content Director
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GOP Cuts And Plus Loan Eligibility Changes, Obama Administration Looks To Get HBCUs Back On Track

GOP Cuts And Plus Loan Eligibility Changes, Obama Administration Looks To Get HBCUs Back On Track

 

To high acclaim, President Barack Obamarenewed the White House Initiative on Historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in 2010. The initiative proposed nearly $100 million in new funds for the 2011 fiscal year, with many HBCUs looking forward to a reinvigorated focus on their institutions as well as the communities they serve.

But these

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  • Written by Roz Edward, National Content Director
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Nelson Mandela still ill and unable to spea

Nelson Mandela still ill and unable to spea

(CNN) -- Tubes used to clear his lungs prevent Nelson Mandela from speaking, and he uses facial expressions to communicate with doctors and family, according to his former wife.

"He remains very sensitive to any germs, so he has to be kept literally sterile," Winnie Madikizela-Mandela told South Africa's Sunday Independent newspaper in an article

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Michigan Man charged with second-degree murder in McBride case

Michigan Man charged with second-degree murder in McBride case

Detroit — A Dearborn Heights man was charged Friday with second-degree murder, manslaughter and possession of a firearm in a felony in the shooting death of 19-year-old Detroiter Renisha McBride.

Homeowner Theodore Wafer, 54, faces arraignment Friday afternoon in the charges, Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced.

The case garnered national

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  • Written by Roz Edward, National Content Director
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