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WCBI NEWS at TEN - 07/22/2020 [Video]

WCBI NEWS at TEN - 07/22/2020

WCBI NEWS at TEN - 07/22/2020

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Stockton on My Mind Trailer [Video]

Stockton on My Mind Trailer

Stockton on My Mind- Official Trailer - HBO - Stockton On My Mind is a hopeful and beautiful portrayal of how Michael Tubbs, the youngest, and first African-American mayor of Stockton, CA transformed a..

Credit: Teaser Trailer     Duration: 01:56Published
Obama Urges US Mayors To Look Over Police Policies [Video]

Obama Urges US Mayors To Look Over Police Policies

Former President Barack Obama spoke out about the protests taking over several U.S. cities. He urged every American mayor to review their police department’s use-of-force policies. Obama said these..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:33Published
Ella Jones Becomes First African American Mayor of Ferguson, Missouri [Video]

Ella Jones Becomes First African American Mayor of Ferguson, Missouri

Jones topped fellow councilwoman Heather Robinett to win the race.

Credit: Cover Video     Duration: 01:15Published

‘Give me an opportunity:’ Ferguson elects first African-American mayor [Video]

‘Give me an opportunity:’ Ferguson elects first African-American mayor

A new era begins in Ferguson as voters elected the first African American mayor. Ella Jones is also the first woman to hold the office.

Credit: KTVI     Duration: 01:53Published
Ferguson elects first female African American mayor [Video]

Ferguson elects first female African American mayor

History was made in Ferguson, Missouri Tuesday night. The community has elected it’s first female and first African American Mayor.

Credit: KTVI     Duration: 01:03Published

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Muriel Bowser, a mayor takes a stand for racial equality

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Obama calls on all U.S. mayors to pursue policing reforms in wake of protests

In his first live remarks on the unrest gripping dozens of U.S. cities, former President Barack Obama on Wednesday urged every American mayor to review their police department's use-of-force policies..
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Obama calls for widespread policing reforms after protests

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Former US president Barack Obama on Wednesday urged every American mayor to review and reform their police department's policies on use of force in consultation with their communities. The country's..
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Easter Brings Pushback On Coronavirus Restrictions – OpEd

As I mentioned in recent commentary for The American Spectator, the states (not the federal government) are charged under our system of government with dealing with the coronavirus. They possess..
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Federal court allows drive-in church services for Easter in Louisville (Religion Clause)

“On Holy Thursday, an American mayor criminalized the communal celebration of Easter,” the court ruled. “That sentence is one that this Court never expected to see outside the pages of a..
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Judge: Kentucky church can conduct Easter drive-in service

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The city of Louisville, Kentucky, cannot halt a local church's drive-in service planned for Easter, a federal judge on Saturday ruled. The ruling came as Republicans blasted..
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Tribeca 2020 Lineup Includes Chrissy Teigen, Sean Penn and DMX Films

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A film from Chrissy Teigen and Malcolm Gladwell and documentaries about Sean Penn and rapper DMX are set to make their world premiere at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival, which announced its lineup of..
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Deal will save historic Westside Atlanta building linked to Kings, Jackson

A historic building once home to the city's first African-American mayor, Maynard Jackson, will be preserved thanks to a deal between the King Center and Westside Future Fund.
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A man who opened doors: Coy Payne, Arizona's first African American mayor, laid to rest

Coy Payne, Chandler and Arizona's first African American mayor, was honored by family and friends Monday at a celebration of life service in Chandler.  
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Arizona's first African American mayor, former Chandler Mayor Coy Payne, has died

Former Chandler Mayor Coy Payne, was the first African American mayor in Chandler and in Arizona.  
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Alabama unveils statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A new statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks has been dedicated in Alabama’s capital city. News outlets report that Steven Reed, who recently became the first African..
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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.
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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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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,..
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