pope names first african-american to highest u.s. post

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis named African- American to Catholic Church's most U.S position on Thursday, seeking to end period of in job. Former Atlanta Wilton Gregory, 71, was made new head of the Church in U.S Washington, D.C., and is also likely to become cardinal eligible to vote in..


On January 4, thousand economists at American Economic Association meeting Atlanta, We will be patient as we watch to see how the economy evolves... ..

can a 'black wave' help stacey abrams, andrew gillum?

Other groups working to change the complexion of the midterm electorate include PowerPAC Georgia, a group affiliated with San Francisco lawyer and veteran Democratic strategist Steve Phillips, which is plowing in $5 million to help turn out 100,000 infrequent African-American voters who live outside..

faculty and staff briefs: november 2017

(Statistics) presented “Influencing cardiovascular health knowledge and habits” at the 2017 American Public Health Association annual conference, “Creating the Healthiest Nation: Climate Changes Health” in Atlanta, GA. . Rob Duarte, (Art) represented FSU’s creative research at..

the sharp edge of american racism

By the wanton killing of innocent, Now there is not American from New York to Cleveland or Detroit, from Washington, the nation's capital, to Chicago, from Memphis to Atlanta or Birmingham, from New Orleans to Los Angeles, that is not disgraced Negroes.. ..

high court to hear health law

Senate Republicans have argued that this misguided law represents unprecedented and expansion of the government into the daily lives of every American, .. Court of Appeals for Circuit Atlanta -- the only appeals court to say the law was unconstitutional -- justices would consider. ..

black voice for gay marriage

activist on HIV issues in African-American community, he helped organize Black Church Summit Atlanta this past January to discuss making churches more welcoming to gays and lesbians. ..


The study, presented Sunday at American College of Cardiology meeting Atlanta, suggested that taking Plavix on top of aspirin to prevent heart attack may raise the risk of death in subset of people. ..

high court oks return of haitians

``We`re going to ask Supreme Court to hear the case on expedited basis `` said Lucas Guttentag, director of the immigration rights project New York for American Civil Liberties Union.. In February, U.S 11th Circuit Court of Appeals Atlanta ruled that the right to apply for asylum applied..

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