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Dysfunction persists in Nigeria, despite power shift

| April 26, 2016
Dysfunction persists in Nigeria, despite power shift

(GIN)—Despite the guiding hand of a new president and a massive bailout by the federal government last year, salaries of government workers in most of Nigeria’s 36 states have not been paid—in some cases as long as nine months. According to local media, the states were in dire straits by the middle of last year […]

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Man killed in car, Jeep crash

| April 26, 2016
Man killed in car, Jeep crash

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 5:29 p.m., April 21, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the intersection of Ludwig Road and Huguenard Road in reference to a vehicle crash with injuries. Officers arrived on scene and observed the crash involved a passenger car and a Jeep.  Both drivers—sole occupants in each vehicle—were conscious when officers […]

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Rivals settling old scores, imperil Burundi

| April 26, 2016
Rivals settling old scores, imperil Burundi

(GIN)—Like a train without brakes, Burundi is skidding towards a collision of ethnic and political factions with an alarming number of fatalities already reported among Hutus and Tutsis. More than 400 people, including high-ranking army officials, have been killed since President Pierre Nkurunziza in April bent the rules to give himself a third term in […]

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List of political candidates on the Allen County ballot of the Indiana May Primary Election

| April 26, 2016
List of political candidates on the Allen County ballot of the Indiana May Primary Election

ALLEN COUNTY—On May 3, eligible citizens will go to the polls to vote in the Indiana Primary Election. As experienced voters know, the Primary Election is not designed to actually elect people to office but, rather, to choose which candidates will go on to compete in the November General Election, during which voters will make […]

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Michigan’s The Soul Syndicate keeping ‘classic soul’ alive and well

| April 26, 2016
Michigan’s The Soul Syndicate keeping ‘classic soul’ alive and well

Frost Staff Review Let’s just be straight up and raw: It’s nice to hear love songs that come from the heart and soul rather than the groin. That distinction is what separates classic soul and R&B group The Soul Syndicate from much of today’s crowd. Formed in 2014, The Soul Syndicate made its debut to […]

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Armed, barricaded suspect peacefully taken into custody

| April 26, 2016
Armed, barricaded suspect peacefully taken into custody

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:38 a.m., April 24, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a residence located in the 3700 block of Warsaw Street in reference to a domestic disturbance involving an individual armed with a weapon. As officers arrived on the scene, they spoke with people who exited the residence who confirmed that […]

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Special ‘Blaxploitation’ Blu-ray/DVD series launches with Rudy Ray Moore’s ‘Dolemite’

| April 26, 2016
Special ‘Blaxploitation’ Blu-ray/DVD series launches with Rudy Ray Moore’s ‘Dolemite’

BRIDGEPORT, Conn.—As the premiere release in a special series of six fully restored “Blaxploitation” cult classics, “Dolemite” hustles onto a Blu-ray/DVD combo pack, April 26 from Vinegar Syndrome (VS). Emerging in the U.S. in the early 1970s, Blaxploitation films—the first to regularly feature soundtracks of funk and soul music and primarily African American casts—were originally […]

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List of political candidates running for county, statewide, national office  in the Indiana May Primary Election

| April 25, 2016
List of political candidates running for county, statewide, national office  in the Indiana May Primary Election

STATEWIDE—On May 3, eligible citizens will go to the polls to vote in the Indiana Primary Election. As experienced voters know, the Primary Election is not designed to actually elect people to office but, rather, to choose which candidates will go on to compete in the November General Election, during which voters will make a […]

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Music  superstar Prince dead at 57

| April 25, 2016
Music  superstar Prince dead at 57

From various reports MINNEAPOLIS—In a year that has seen the deaths of a number of superstars in the entertainment world—Maurice White of Earth, Wind & Fire, Glenn the Eagles and the iconic David Bowie to name a few—this was by far the most shocking and, perhaps, unexpected. At approximately 12:50 p.m. EST, April 21, TMZ, […]

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Trump will deliver us from evil politicians

| April 25, 2016
Trump will deliver us from evil politicians

We the people are fed up with the lies and deceit of the greedy politicians who think more of themselves than the people they represent.  They are a group of self-righteous individuals who capitalize on every opportunity to benefit themselves. Our voice is being heard loud and clear.  Politicians, you will mistreat us no more. […]

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