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Inspiration soars on National Girls and Women in Sports Day

This year marks the 30th annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day, a national observance celebrating the extraordinary achievements of women and girls in sports.

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Harlem Burger & Wine Fest

There is a new hot couple in the neighborhood. Both residents of Lenox Avenue, one has been shaking it up for a couple of years and the other is an ingénue, a new vintage in Harlem.

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Talking SCHOP! Valentine kitchen tomfoolery

Oh, Valentine’s Day, sometimes you stump us so. Is it cards, flowers and candy? Should we dine out, have a weekend getaway or lavish each other with heartfelt gifts?

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Renew, refresh, return to life at Timber Creek

Although only about an hour drive from almost anywhere in the Kansas City metro area, it feels like a world away—a place where you don’t do anything, you just be. This is Timber Creek.

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Beloved journalist Michael J. Feeney passes

Monday, Feb. 8, hundreds of people who loved and admired award-winning journalist Michael J. Feeney.

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Jack Johnson’s one-man show, Monterey Jazz All Stars

“Dare to Be Black: The Jack Johnson Story,” now playing at the Theater for the New City (155 First Ave. between Ninth and 10th streets), is one of the most important plays of 2016.

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Jazzy jewelry sparkles with vintage looks

A dazzling piece of Dylanex jewelry makes a beautiful Valentine’s Day gift.

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Pea coats top men’s look for fall-winter 2016

During last week’s New York autumn-winter 2016 Men’s Fashion previews, RalphyPablo debuted an intimate collection.

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Tribute held for iconic dancer Dudley Williams

“Love, Forever Dudley,” the recent tribute to Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater soloist Dudley Williams, had all the warmth of a loving family reunion.

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Tel Aviv goes to Jamaica to find the ‘Congo Beat’

The heart knows, the mind knows, and when there is love behind the beat, borders are blown into a trillion pieces. That’s the power of music.

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Road Trip Hollywood: Pan African Film Fest

“Do you know Ayuko Babu? You should know Ayuko Babu. Hold on, I will find Ayuko Babu for the [Amsterdam News].”

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Bundle up Northeast: Record lows expected this weekend

An Arctic surge will bring bitter cold air to the Northeast this weekend, with record low temperatures expected.

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Hakeem Jeffries: Bernie Sanders 'a bit presumptuous' on race relations

A Congressional Black Caucus leader said Friday that it is "a bit presumptuous" for Bernie Sanders to conclude he is the best candidate to improve race relations in America.

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Akai Gurley shooting: Jury finds police officer guilty of manslaughter

Officer Peter Liang, who shot and killed an unarmed man in a New York housing project stairwell in 2014, was found guilty of manslaughter and official misconduct on Thursday.

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Superman Newton felled by Broncos' kryptonite

Cam Newton failed to channel his inner Superman, the fictitious superhero with whom he associates himself.

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Denver dabbed Panther hearts in San Francisco

The sentimental favorite to win Sunday’s Super Bowl were the Denver Broncos, not just for the love of the team but because of all the speculation about this being Peyton Manning’s last game.

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Love and honor at the NAACP Awards

Black stars shine at the NAACP Awards.

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‘Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution’ premieres February 16 on PBS

Change was coming to America and the fault lines could no longer be ignored—cities were burning, Vietnam was exploding and disputes raged over equality and civil rights.

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Attorney John P. Kellogg takes us to school with new book

When attorney John P. Kellogg decided to write “Taking Care of Your Music Business,” it was his intention to take a very daunting subject matter and simplify it.

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Federal grand jury hears evidence in Eric Garner case

A grand jury is hearing evidence as part of federal civil rights investigation into the death of an unarmed black man who was placed in a chokehold by a white police officer, an official familiar with the investigation said Thursday.

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