Till Victory Is Won: The Staying Power Of 'Lift Every Voice And Sing'
Beyonce sang it at Coachella. Kim Weston sang it at Wattstax. The song often called the "black national anthem" is still with us - in part because the struggle it describes...
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New Zealand has banned the sale of homes to foreigners after too many people started treating the island like their doomsday hideout
New Zealand has banned foreigners from buying property, a response to skyrocketing house prices across the nation. The housing crisis has been pinned in part on wealthy...
22 minutes ago - Business Insider - 2 articles
Swiss vintage planes can fly after crash, with conditions
BERLIN - Switzerland's civil aviation authority says a local airline can resume flights with vintage Junkers Ju-52 planes after one of its aircraft crashed earlier this month...
34 minutes ago - National Post
NH Primary Source: Steyer's NextGen America ramping up for back-to-school push
NextGen America is ramping up for a back-to-school push to recruit young people to the voting booths for the Sept. 11 primary and Nov. 6 general election.
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Pelosi Talks of ‘Bridge' to New Leader as Democrats Test Her Strength
Nancy Pelosi, the House Democratic leader, is confronting threats from different corners of her party, posing the most serious test of her 15-year grip on the caucus
40 minutes ago - NY Times
UK police given more time to quiz Parliament crash suspect
LONDON - British police have been given more time to question the suspect in a car crash outside Parliament that injured three people. Salih Khater, a British citizen...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
Videos show workers on Florida bridge before collapse
MIAMI - New videos show construction workers laboring on a pedestrian bridge in Florida shortly before it collapses, killing six people. The time-lapse video released Wednesday...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
Where black homeownership is the norm
Two decades ago, Frederick Veazey was drawn to this suburban idyll by the usual things: grass, peace and quiet, good schools. But in choosing where to raise his sons and...
1 hour ago - Miami Herald
Amazon Is in the Early Stages of Entering the Health Insurance Comparison Business
Amazon.com Inc. is in talks with European insurers regarding the creation of a U.K. price-comparison site, according to a report from Reuters, citing people familiar with the...
1 hour ago - Fortune
Libyan court sentences 45 to death over protest killings
Fifty-four people sentenced to five years in prison over killings of about 20 people in 2011, as 22 others acquitted.
1 hour ago - Al Jazeera
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Police: Man arrested after dozens overdose within hours across Connecticut city
As many as 39 people have overdosed since Tuesday evening from what is believed to be a synthetic cannabinoid laced with Fentanyl, officials said.
Former CIA Director John Brennan says a lesson from his father helped him...
Former CIA director John Brennan worked with Presidents George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and Barack Obama. He left the position in January 2017. In August 2018, President Donald...
Trump revokes former CIA director and frequent Trump critic John Brennan's...
President Donald Trump released a statement Wednesday announcing that he had revoked the security clearance of former CIA director John Brennan. Brennan is a frequent critic of...
Church helped former priest accused of abuse get Disney job
The ex-priest, Edward Ganster, went on to work at Disney World. He died in 2014.
FBI agents search Sacramento apartment
FBI agents are searching a Sacramento apartment unit Wednesday, along with the help of several other local agencies.
Former CIA Director John Brennan's security clearance revoked, White House...
Sarah Sanders is citing Brennan's "erratic conduct and behavior," and accusing him of "lying" and having "wild outbursts."
Afghanistan revises death toll from suicide bombing to 34
KABUL, Afghanistan - The Afghan authorities have revised the death toll from the previous day's horrific suicide bombing in a Shite area of Kabul to 34 killed, not 48. Health...
Six-year-old girl orders $350 worth of toys on mom's Amazon account
The mischievous smile says it all.
Heitkamp Stresses Independence As Path To Re-Election In Trump Country
Republicans say North Dakota Sen. Heidi Heitkamp's emphasis on her points of agreement with Trump won't wash away the fact that she's a Democrat in a solidly red state. (Image...
Asian stocks slide as investors fret over China's economy
TOKYO - Asian shares fell Thursday after deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout on Wall Street. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225...