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    “We’ll see them in court:” Sheriff Clarke defiant after county board authorizes $35,000 to sue him for blocking investigation

    MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke was defiant on Thursday, April 20th after the county’s Board of Supervisors unanimously approved spending $35,000 on private lawyers so county ... [Read More]

    WATCH: Man accused of fatally stabbing woman, her daughter, takes the stand in his own defense

    MILWAUKEE — 33-year-old Patrick Fowler took the stand in his own defense on Thursday, April 20th. Fowler faces two counts of first degree intentional homicide in the deaths of a young mother and ... [Read More]

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    Videos

    Sheryl Underwood Interview at The Breakfast Club Power 105.1

    Howard University President Holds Town Hall Meeting

    Top 5 Star Spangled Banner/National Anthem Military Theme – Lolitha Oliver Houston, Texas

    Do you like this rendition of the National Anthem? You are going to love the album. It releases this summer. Continue to check http://joinedattheheartmovie.com for updates. Lolitha also sings and acts in Joined at the Heart. Releases Summer 2017! Whitney Houston has the best Star Spangled Banner of all time! Jennifer Hudson National Anthem is… [Read More]

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    Editorials

    Opening This Week – April 28

    Opening This Week - April 28 The Circle (2017) 110 min ... [Read More]

    Oprah Admits She Was ‘Off Balance’ for Two Years After Ending The Oprah Winfrey Show

    It’s been six years since Oprah Winfrey‘s beloved talk show went off the air — ... [Read More]

    MOVIES COMING OUT THIS WEEK April 21, 2017

    BORN IN CHINA John Krasinski Born in China follows the stories of three ... [Read More]

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    Christian Times

    June 2-3, 2017 • Chicago Cultural Center & Millennium Park • Free Admission

    The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events is pleased to announce the ... [Read More]

    NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks visits Greater Galilee Missionary Baptist Church

    Cornell William Brooks, President and CEO of the National Association for the ... [Read More]

    Northwest Family and Activity Center presents Annual Truth and Treat: A Safe Halloween Alternative

    On Sunday, October 30, 2016 the Northwest Family Activities and Events Center ... [Read More]

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    Personal Finance and Business

    Getting your finances ready for adoption

    The decision to start a family is a joyful event. However, parents considering adoption should consider advance planning for a range of financial issues unique to the process and the child they hope ... [Read More]

    Leasing v. buying your next car

    According to Edmunds.com, more than 25 percent of new American cars are now financed by lease instead of loan, and most of the people making that choice are under age 35. It's all about the lowest ... [Read More]

    Peace of mind for moms in the middle

    By Jean C. Setzfand A survey by Ameriprise Financial found that two thirds of Baby Boomers’ daughters help their parents with financial matters. Maybe you’ve experienced it yourself. Perhaps ... [Read More]

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    Education

    ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC.® 83RD CENTRAL REGIONAL CONFERENCE APRIL 6-9, 2017

    Thursday, April 6 Volunteering to sort and label food to feed the Milwaukee ... [Read More]

    PAID, federal internship programs for Spring/Summer 2017

    Are you looking for a paid internship? Are you interested in working for the ... [Read More]

    “Millienniel Vote” and “Young Voters Prepare for Election”

    Below are links to two very important stories for the presidential election -- ... [Read More]

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    Health and Fitness

    Trump’s First Legislative Effort Fails as G.O.P. Pulls Bill to Repeal Obamacare

    WASHINGTON — House Republican leaders, facing a revolt among conservatives and ... [Read More]

    Five things every African American should know about HIV/AIDS in 2016

    Yes, it’s 2016 – nearly 35 years since the first cases of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. ... [Read More]

    Gotta minute? Get a good workout

    Couch potatoes, there are no more excuses. New research from Canada contends ... [Read More]

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    What’s Happening?

    Sixth Annual Girls’ Day at City Hall

    There was plenty of "girl power" at City Hall in Milwaukee on Thursday, March 24, 2016. City leaders hosted a "Girls' Day" pairing young women with leaders in the community. The young women got to ... [Read More]

    North Division High School Athletic Hall of Fame Weekend

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    Dads and daughters celebrate

    The special bond between a father and daughter was celebrated at the 11th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Over 800 dads and daughters packed the gym at North Division High School for an evening of ... [Read More]

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    Lifestyles

    What to Cook This Weekend 4-7-2017

    View in Browser Add nytdirect@nytimes.com to your address book. Craig Lee for The New York Times FRIDAY, APRIL 7, 2017 What to Cook This ... [Read More]

    Learn to be Smart with Your Money During Money Smart Week®

    Several Hundred Events Scheduled throughout the State   Madison- The highlight of National Financial Literacy Awareness month gets underway this coming week with hundreds of Wisconsin events ... [Read More]

    Play Ball! The Milwaukee Brewers home opener features local baseball legend

    On Monday, April 4, 2016 the Milwaukee Brewers Baseball team held their official 2016 Opening Day festivities, along with the first tailgate of the season and a game against the San Francisco Giants. ... [Read More]

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