Tag: washington

Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

| February 3, 2016

If you are looking for a place to get away for a few days, then come ride with us on a bus trip to Washington, D.C., as we share with family and friends at the Moore, Locke Family Reunion. We will be leaving Fort Wayne, at 2 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2016 and are scheduled […]

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Students protest treatment by Howard University

Students protest treatment by Howard University

| September 10, 2015

By Janelle Berry Special to NNPA from Howard University News Service WASHINGTON (NNPA)–Dozens of disgruntled Howard University students piled into the Mordecai Johnson Administration Building Sept. 4 to protest what they said was poor customer service and repeated failures in the financial aid office, campus housing and other student services. Students sat on the floor […]

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House blocks fed raids on medical marijuana

House blocks fed raids on medical marijuana

| May 30, 2014

While we’re not advocating any kind of intoxication as a way of life, this measure to prevent the DEA from going after medical marijuana dispensers and users signals a major shift toward a saner way to deal with the drug. The states of Washington and Colorado have taken steps to regulate the sale and use […]

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U.S. mother guilty of manslaughter in death of Ethiopian adoptee Hana Williams

U.S. mother guilty of manslaughter in death of Ethiopian adoptee Hana Williams

| September 17, 2013

A Washington state mother who followed a religious handbook on using the stick to discipline a child was found guilty of homicide by abuse and manslaughter in the death of her Ethiopian-born adopted daughter, Hanna.

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