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Crime & Safety Briefs: Jan. 1 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Jan. 1 edition

| January 2, 2014

• Police seek suspects in bar shooting • Two arrested on drug-related charges • One-year-old reported dead in bed • Nuisance spot, potential drug den busted on Packard

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Royal family opposes eviction of Graca Machel, Mandela’s third wife

Royal family opposes eviction of Graca Machel, Mandela’s third wife

| January 2, 2014

Graca Machel, third wife of former leader Nelson Mandela, will handle husband Nelson’s affairs, said a spokesman for the AbaThembu royal family.

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Freed Sudan journalist hails press freedom ‘precedent’

Freed Sudan journalist hails press freedom ‘precedent’

| January 2, 2014

Sudanese journalist Faisal Mohammed Salih, charged with publishing lies about a young woman activist’s claim of rape, was acquitted in a surprise ruling.

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Mining firm sues watchdog Global Witness over African billions

Mining firm sues watchdog Global Witness over African billions

| January 2, 2014

Lawyers have filed suit against a London-based watchdog that claims that bribery helped score mining rights in Guinea and earn profits in the multi-billions.

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The Rescue Mission to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

The Rescue Mission to host reception for Chief Garry Hamilton

| January 2, 2014

On Wednesday, January 8 at 5:00pm, The Rescue Mission will host a Fort Wayne Community reception to welcome the City’s new Police Chief, Garry Hamilton. The reception will take place at Charis House (431 Fairmount Place, Fort Wayne, IN 46808), the women and children’s ministry of The Rescue Mission. The event will feature Mayor Tom […]

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Unsportsmanlike: The exploitation of black athletes

Unsportsmanlike: The exploitation of black athletes

| December 31, 2013

In the collegiate sports industry, black athletes and the black community are exploited, enriching others while leaving the community and, ultimately, the athletes themselves destitute.

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In-Sanity Claus

In-Sanity Claus

| December 30, 2013

HOUSE CALLS Well, commercial Xmas is over and folks are beginning to regain their sanity after buying, buying and buying. Charging, charging and charging. Now they realize it is time to pay, pay and pay for those overpriced things that they bought during their period of insanity. Why do we buy so much? Why do […]

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Spotlight on Dorothea Bragg of Ascension Enterprise

Spotlight on Dorothea Bragg of Ascension Enterprise

| December 29, 2013

Hello, Frost Illustrated readers. My name is Dorothea Bragg and I’m the owner of Ascension Enterprise which is a multi-cultural event planning and promotional business

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New report calls for full employment

New report calls for full employment

| December 28, 2013

By Freddie Allen NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON—Fifty years ago, civil rights leaders dove head-first into the on-going debate over American economic policy by placing the fight for equal employment opportunities at the forefront of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Despite their efforts, black child poverty, black unemployment and the median income […]

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan feels heat as critics turn up volume

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan feels heat as critics turn up volume

| December 28, 2013

Dark clouds are shadowing Goodluck Jonathan who has been largely unscathed by scandal until new evidence of massive corruption on a shocking scale hit the front pages.

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