January 06, 2023

Damar Hamlin has shown ‘signs of improvement’ but remains in critical condition, team says

By David K. Li Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin is showing ā€œsigns of improvement” and loved ones are “elated” about his progress, even while he’s still hospitalized in critical condition, his team and family said Wednesday. Hamlin collapsedĀ on the field Monday night in Cincinnati. First responders performed CPR and he was rushed to nearby University

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Civil rights activist and journalist Charlie Cobb to keynote 55th Annual MLK Convocation at Jackson State University

By William H. Kelley III The Margaret Walker Center at Jackson State University is pleased to announce Charlie Cobb, civil rights activist and journalist, will keynote the 55th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Birthday Convocation on Friday, Jan. 13 at 9 a.m. CST in the M.W. Stringer Grand Lodge Auditorium. Born in Washington, D.C.,

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Justice Jackson working on a memoir, titled ā€˜Lovely Oneā€™

Supreme Court JusticeĀ Ketanji Brown JacksonĀ is working on a memoir. Jackson,Ā the first Black womanĀ appointed to the court, is calling the book ā€œLovely One.ā€ ā€œMine has been an unlikely journey,ā€ Jackson said in a statement released Thursday by Random House. ā€œBut the path was paved by courageous women and men in whose footsteps I placed my own,

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US Virgin Islands AG Denise George Fired Days After Accusing JPMorgan Chase Of Aiding Jeffrey Epstein

By Zack Linly Denise George, the now-former attorney general of the U.S. Virgin Islands, has been fired days after she filed a lawsuit against JPMorgan Chase in New York that alleged the company of aidingĀ Jeffrey EpsteinĀ in the illegal exploitation and sex trafficking of women and children. So far, the Virgin Islandsā€™ governor has not given

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MSM Gets Grant to Advance Genomics Research

By Donovan J. Thomas Morehouse School of Medicine is joining a $46 million collaboration focused on expanding genomic research efforts in order to discover new ways to treat and prevent diseases. The partnership, known as theĀ Accelerate Precision HealthĀ program, is supported by the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, an organization created by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his

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