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David Dinkins, New York City's first Black mayor, dies at 93

32 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

He won in 1988 amid hopes that he would stanch racial conflict, only to lose the office four years later as ethnic tensions continued
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David Dinkins, New York City's first black mayor, dies at 93

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News   |   3 articles

New York City's first and only black mayor David Dinkins has passed away at the age of 93.
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David Dinkins, First Black Mayor Of New York City, Dies At 93

1 hour ago   |   News One   |   3 articles

David N. Dinkins , the first and only Black person to hold
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NFL's First All-Black Officiating Crew To Work Tonight's 'Monday Night Football' Game

NFL's First All-Black Officiating Crew To Work Tonight's 'Monday Night Football' Game

1 hour ago   |   NPR

"The opportunity to work with a great group of Black officials and exhibit our proficiency in executing our assignment is something I am really looking forward to," NFL referee...
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WWE schedule, list of PPVs for 2020: TLC, NXT TakeOver WarGames date, location, time, watch live

1 hour ago   |   CBS Sports

Check out a complete list of WWE pay-per-views and special events scheduled for 2020
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Fantasy football: Digging deep for running back value

Fantasy football: Digging deep for running back value

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

It doesn't matter if you have already locked in a playoff spot or if you are fighting to get your fantasy football team into the big dance, you can never have too many running...
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COVID Dial Back Has Minnesotans Flocking To Wisconsin Bars And Restaurants

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - On a moonlit Monday night along the bustling main drag of Hudson, Wisconsin, hungry customers shuffled into bars and restaurants - many of whom call Minnesota...
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“‘You Never Made Another Feature.' Yeah. So What?”: Claudia Weill on Girlfriends

“‘You Never Made Another Feature.' Yeah. So What?”: Claudia Weill on Girlfriends

1 hour ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Claudia Weill is a director whose work meant so much to me at such a formative age that I was almost hesitant to interview her; the two features she directed, Girlfriends...
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Model of crisis workers dispatched to 911 calls proposed in Chicago

Model of crisis workers dispatched to 911 calls proposed in Chicago

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV

Half of the people killed by police have a disability, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Illinois. One program out of a city in Oregon is trying to change...
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The Inauthenticity Behind Black Lives Matter

2 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Insisting on the prevalence of 'systemic racism' is a way of defending a victim-focused racial identity.
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'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan certifies win for Biden despite President Trump's attempts to delay

Michigan election officials on Monday certified Democrat Joe Biden's 154,000-vote victory in the state amid President Donald Trump's attempts to subvert the results of the... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes for virus

A customer left a $3,000 tip for a single beer as a restaurant voluntarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Biden Picks Janet Yellen To Be Treasury Secretary

Biden Picks Janet Yellen To Be Treasury Secretary

Joe Biden plans to nominate the former Federal Reserve chair as his Treasury Secretary. She would play a leading role in helping the economy recover from the pandemic. Read more ...

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Biden's Secretary of State Pick Bodes Return to Normalcy for Weary Diplomats

Diplomats express relief over Blinken's expected nomination after four years of bruising political battles and mismanagement under Trump. Read more ...

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

Oxford English Dictionary couldn't pick just one 'word of the year' for 2020

The Oxford English Dictionary has been unable to name its traditional word of the year for 2020, instead exploring how far and how quickly the language has developed this year. Read more ...