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Confrere to Cover Economic Development and Future of Africa
Video: Confrere to Cover Economic Development and Future of Africa - 10/21/2014 8:50:14 AM
The University of Utah is exploring the future of Africa during a two day summit. The conference will explore the continent, economic development, and future of Africa.
Let's End Poverty
Video: Let's End Poverty - 10/20/2014 11:37:01 AM
How Utahns are helping to make history and end poverty in our lifetime!
Former Classmates Recall Friendship
Video: Former Classmates Recall Friendship - 10/16/2014 7:10:29 PM
The first African-American medical student at University of Tennessee Health and Sciences returned to campus for the Golden Graduates Homecoming. Dr. Alvin Crawford graduated in 1964, when much of the South was still segregated.
Minorities
Video: Minorities - 10/15/2014 11:05:28 PM
enrollment dropping
Traditional marriage supporters urge Utahns to keep fighting
Video: Traditional marriage supporters urge Utahns to keep fighting - 10/15/2014 8:01:47 PM
Two groups fighting for traditional marriage say they'll continue to speak up for the majority of Utahns who agree marriage is only between a man and a woman. The Coalition of African-American Pastors and the American Leadership Fund went to Utah's State Capitol asking them to fight with them.
Record Number Of Black Candidates Seeking Office
Video: Record Number Of Black Candidates Seeking Office - 10/15/2014 3:30:26 PM
More than 100 black candidates will be on the ballot in statewide and congressional races next month, a post-Reconstruction record that some observers say is a byproduct of Barack Obama's historic presidency. At least 83 black Republicans and Democrats are running for the House, a modern era high, according to political scientist David Bositis, who has tracked black politicians for years. They include Mia Love in Utah, who is trying to become the first black Republican woman elected to Congress.
DC Adds Race To Nation's Debate On Legalizing Pot
Video: DC Adds Race To Nation's Debate On Legalizing Pot - 10/13/2014 9:59:19 AM
Advocates for racial justice are pushing to legalize marijuana in the nation's capital. That sets a District of Columbia pot referendum apart from states where the debate focused on taxing and regulating marijuana. Black people make up roughly half the population in the District, where an outsized number of African-Americans have been arrested on minor drug charges. And a poll last month showed voters are nearly 2-to-1 in favor of legalizing pot next month. But D.C.
Michael Irvin -- I LOOOOVE KATY PERRY ... But Wear MY Jersey Next Time!
Video: Michael Irvin -- I LOOOOVE KATY PERRY ... But Wear MY Jersey Next Time! - 10/12/2014 8:14:18 AM
Hines Ward could have a serious bone to pick with Michael Irvin -- 'cause "The Playmaker" says Katy Perry made a big mistake wearing a #86 jersey on ESPN last week because "nobody great wears 86." Irvin was at LAX when he raved about why Katy is the PERFECT choice for the Super Bowl halftime show and then went on to take a shot at #86. Irvin said to Katy, "Next time wear #88.
Evansville African American Museum Hosts Teacher Day
Video: Evansville African American Museum Hosts Teacher Day - 10/11/2014 10:50:52 PM
Museum hosts free day for teachers and school administrators. They participated in a discussion about ways to teach African-American history in the classroom.
Susan Rice: World Has Not Done Enough To Contain Ebola
Video: Susan Rice: World Has Not Done Enough To Contain Ebola - 10/11/2014 1:13:25 PM
According to National Security Adviser Susan Rice, The White House wants other countries to do more to contain the spread of Ebola in West Africa. When asked by NBC's Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd whether the world had done enough, Rice said, “No. The United States military, under the title Operation United Assistance, has set up a headquarters in Monrovia, Liberia, to help coordinate military support to the relief effort.
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