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Alabama real estate agent fired after ad about election of city's first black mayor

The advertisement was posted after Steven Reed was elected Montgomery’s first African-American mayor. - Published

Steven Reed becomes first African American mayor elected in Montgomery, Alabama

Alabama's capital, a city once known as the cradle of the Confederacy and later the birthplace of the civil rights movement, elected its first African American mayor Tuesday. Probate Judge Steven Reed,..
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A prayer with the refrain "we will remember him" opened a public memorial for San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on Sunday.

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Montgomery, Ala., elects city's first African-American mayor

Alabama’s capital of Montgomery, which is known as the birthplace of the civil rights movement, elected an African American mayor for the first time Tuesday in the city’s nearly 200-year history,.. - Published Also reported by •

Newark Holds State Funeral For Ken Gibson, City’s First African-American Mayor

The former mayor will lie in state at City Hall from noon to 6:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service at Newark Symphony Hall at 7 p.m.
CBS 2 - Published

Chicago voters will elect its first black woman for mayor

The election will bring the city's first female, African American mayor into office
CBS News - Published

Florida mayor, a former football star, announces 2020 bid

Messam became the first African American mayor of the city of Miramar after unseating a 16-year incumbent
CBS News - Published

Arkansas’ capital city could elect its first black mayor

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Six decades after nine black students were escorted past an angry white mob into Little Rock Central High School, the city at the center of the desegregation crisis may be on..
Seattle Times - Published

Attack by commando trainee kills Utah mayor in Afghanistan

An American mayor who was also a Utah Army National Guard major training commandos in Afghanistan was fatally shot by one of his Afghan trainees, officials said Sunday. - Published

Hempstead street renamed for LI's first African-American mayor

Hempstead and state officials gathered Saturday to celebrate the village's 375th year and to rename the street that runs along Village Hall in honor of Long Island's first African American mayor, James..
Newsday - Published

Charlottesville mayor says city still hasn't healed a year after deadly rally

Police in Washington and Charlottesville, Virginia are bracing for protests and counter-protests this weekend on the first anniversary of a notorious Unite the Right rally. Violence during that white..
CBS News - Published

San Francisco's new mayor confronts city in turmoil amid crime, homelessness, lost business

London Breed was sworn into office on Wednesday as San Francisco’s first female African-American mayor, taking over for the late Ed Lee – and immediately facing a slew of financial and social.. - Published

Chinese-American mayor’s wife objects to rival’s “China” dig

A gubernatorial candidate in Rhode Island is facing criticism for saying her Chinese-American rival was "digging so deep" to get out of a recent campaign scandal that he'll soon "be in China."
Seattle Times - Published

San Francisco gets first woman African American mayor

San Francisco is to get its first female black mayor after a knife-edge election, with the African American population in decline in the famously liberal Californian city. London Breed campaigned on..
DNA - Published Also reported by •

U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop Jr. Challenges New Morehouse Graduates To "Reverse Regression" In U.S. Civil, Human Rights

ATLANTA, May 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Class of 2018 has been equipped to reverse the regression the nation has seen in civil and human rights gains, U.S. Rep. Sanford D. Bishop Jr. ’68 (D-GA,..
GlobeNewswire - Published

U.S. Rep. Sanford D. Bishop Jr. to Speak at Morehouse College Commencement

Bishop also to be honored as member of Morehouse Class of 1968 during 50th reunion ATLANTA, April 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Hon. Sanford D. Bishop Jr. ’68 (D-GA, Albany) will be the guest..
GlobeNewswire - Published

Bernie Sanders struggles with new path to black voters

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — Bernie Sanders took the stage in Mississippi's capital city alongside a popular, young African-American mayor whose election he'd endorsed last year.Sanders, the one-time..
New Zealand Herald - Published

West Chester U. to host lecture series on Frederick Douglass, courtesy of borough's first African American mayor

Clifford E. DeBaptiste, former West Chester borough mayor, has been a long-time supporter of the university and now will fund a lecture series on Douglass. - Published

Columbus statue to be booted from Silicon Valley city hall

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Silicon Valley's largest city became the latest to wade into debate over divisive historical figures after San Jose's Italian-American mayor and council members voted to boot..
New Zealand Herald - Published

Interim San Francisco mayor pick upsets African Americans

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors chose a white man to serve as mayor until a June election, replacing the acting African-American mayor and infuriating activists in a city with a..
Seattle Times - Published

MEDIA ALERT: Morehouse College To Host Press Conference For President David A. Thomas On Jan. 12

Atlanta, Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- *FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE* * * *Jan. 8, 2018* * * *Contact:* D. Aileen Dodd, Senior Media and Public Relations Manager, Morehouse..
GlobeNewswire - Published

Medical examiner confirms heart attack killed Mayor Ed Lee

The San Francisco medical examiner confirmed that a heart attack killed San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee last week. The results of the examination were released on Monday. Lee died about 1 a.m. Dec. 12 after..
SFGate - Published

SF says goodbye to Mayor Ed Lee

A somber mood settled over San Francisco’s City Hall and the plaza outside Sunday as the city prepared to bid farewell to Mayor Ed Lee with speeches and songs in honor of his decades of service as a..
SFGate - Published

San Francisco remembers Mayor Ed Lee in day of memorials

Mourners are expected to stream through San Francisco’s City Hall on Friday to pay their respects to former Mayor Ed Lee, whose body will lie in repose in the building’s rotunda. Lee, 65, was..
L.A. Times - Published

Mourners to pay respects to San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Mourners are expected to stream through San Francisco’s City Hall Friday to pay their respects to former Mayor Ed Lee, whose body will lie in repose in the building’s..
Seattle Times - Published

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee Dead at 65

Mayor Edwin Lee, who helped usher in a technology development boom in San Francisco and was the city’s first Asian-American mayor, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning at the age of 65.
Wall Street Journal - Published Also reported by •The WrapNewsySeattle Times

SF’s Chinese community embraced Ed Lee as one of their own

Ed Lee wasn’t born in San Francisco, but that didn’t matter to the large Chinese community that adopted him as a native son. “He was one of us,” said Norman Fong, director of the Chinatown..
SFGate - Published

San Francisco mayor, city's first Asian-American leader, dies

Ed Lee, the first Asian-American mayor of San Francisco who presided over the city's growth as a high-tech juggernaut, died early Tuesday, his office said in a statement.…
Japan Today - Published Also reported by •NPR

SF Muni, other transit agencies to pause at noon in memory of Mayor Lee

Muni streetcars, buses and cable cars, BART trains, and buses from AC Transit and a number of other transit agencies will stop at noon Tuesday for a minute in remembrance of Mayor Ed Lee. Trains will..
SFGate - Published

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