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Fleet Week welcomes American heroes to city

Thousands of military personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard, Navy and Marines are taking a bite of the Big Apple during the 29th Annual Fleet Week.

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Brian Benjamin wins special election for state senate seat

Brian Benjamin is Harlem’s newest politician winning a landslide in the special election on Tuesday to replace the seat vacated by District 30 State Senator Bill Perkins who was elected to the city council.

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Black-owned sneaker company aims to put entrepreneurs on the right foot

Sneakerscustom.com is a new, innovative way to generate income for schools, organizations or anyone with aspirations of making their own sneaker brand.

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Officer acquitted for killing unarmed Black man in Oklahoma returning to duty

Reports indicate that white Tulsa, Okla. police officer Betty Shelby, who was acquitted this week for the killing of unarmed Black Terrence Crutcher, is keeping her job.

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NAN continues fight against institutionalized injustice

Founded on the belief that “injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere,” the National Action Network wrapped up its 26th annual four-day national convention at the Sheraton Times Square April 29, 2017.

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Twenty years for the unity of the human family

The 20th anniversary celebration of the encounter and pact between Chiara Lubich and Imam Warith Deen Mohammed will take place at Historical Masjid Malcolm Shabazz in the heart of Harlem May 20, 2017.

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REPORT: Christopher ‘Big Black’ Boykin dies at age 45

Reports indicate that entertainer and musician Christopher ‘Big Black’ Boykin has died at age 45

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New York Urban League Young Professionals hosts annual REBIRTH! Event

The New York Urban League Young Professionals recently hosted their annual REBIRTH! Event

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Parker hosts Leadership Award

Friday, April 28, State Sen. Kevin Parker and Healthfirst hosted the sixth Annual Educational Leadership Award Breakfast Ceremony at Grand Prospect Hall in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

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“Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day” at Kings County

Thursday, April 27, NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County participated in the international campaign, “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.”

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