Democrats Could Lose Even More in 2018
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Democrats Could Lose Even More in 2018

By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The apprehension that I felt upon Donald Trump’s victory…

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Hurricane Matthew’s U.S. Impacts: Life-Threatening Storm Surge, Damaging Winds, Flooding Rainfall
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Hurricane Matthew’s U.S. Impacts: Life-Threatening Storm Surge, Damaging Winds, Flooding Rainfall

[WEATHER.COM] Hurricane Matthew is set to deliver a devastating blow to eastern Florida starting Thursday…

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Judges Assigned to Rule on Makeup of Corrine Brown’s Congressional District
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Judges Assigned to Rule on Makeup of Corrine Brown’s Congressional District

By George E. Curry NNPA Editor-in-Chief WASHINGTON (NNPA) – After the Florida Republican-dominated state legislature…

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Florida Governor Says He’ll sue Obama over Hospital Money
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Florida Governor Says He’ll sue Obama over Hospital Money

Kelli Kennedy and Gary Fineout, ASSOCIATED PRESS   TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick…

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Life Sentence: Florida’s Refusal for Ex-Felon Voting Rights
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Life Sentence: Florida’s Refusal for Ex-Felon Voting Rights

Florida refuses to restore full constitutional rights to ex-felons. The result? One Black Floridian of…

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Florida Mom Convicted for Firing Warning Shot Released from Prison
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Florida Mom Convicted for Firing Warning Shot Released from Prison

  JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 28 (UPI) — A Florida woman sentenced to 20 years in prison…

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U.S. Commission Hears Experts on ‘Stand Your Ground’
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U.S. Commission Hears Experts on ‘Stand Your Ground’

Mike Schneider, ASSOCIATED PRESS   ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — “Stand your ground” statutes benefit whites…

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Marissa Alexander Denied ‘Stand Your Ground’ Hearing
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Marissa Alexander Denied ‘Stand Your Ground’ Hearing

  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (USA Today) — Duval County Circuit Court Judge James Daniel has made…

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Punished For Life
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Punished For Life

Gov. Rick Scott’s restrictive rules regarding restoration of ex-offenders’ civil rights prevent 23 percent of…

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Preserving the Nation’s Housing Market
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Preserving the Nation’s Housing Market

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   The State of the Union address is the only…

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