today in black history

July 09, 2020

E. Frederic Morrow becomes the first Black to serve in the Executive Office of the President in 1955, appointed by President Eisenhower.

Today in Black America - August 20

POSTED: August 20, 2010, 12:00 am

  • POST
    • Add to Mixx!
  • Text Size
  • PDF

The New York Times

Census Survey Asks Too Much, G.O.P. Says

On Midterm Stump, Clinton Is Defender in Chief

Blagojevich Trial Ends Fitzgerald’s Successes

Young Lawyers Turn to Public Service

Islamic Center Exposes Mixed Feelings Locally

Imam Behind New York Project Starts Mideast Tour

Foreclosures Grind On

Baltimore Sun

Baltimore ramps up bridge-building efforts

Ehrlich rejects question from Democratic Party employee

Developer linked to ex-mayor leaves Md.

Former City College staffer pleads not guilty to sex abuse charges

The Christian Science Monitor

Ground zero and beyond: four mosque battles brew across US

Stimulus and tax cuts now, smaller economy later, CBO report says

Troops withdraw, but US work in Iraq war unfinished and fragile

Unemployment insurance claims hit 500,000 last week, the worst in 2010

Detroit Free Press

DPS rescinds hundreds of teacher layoffs

DPS may appeal order to reinstate security

City: Dismiss dancer lawsuit

Coming Sunday: City Council districts could change Detroit

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Perdue: Atlanta cheating probe was stonewalled

State senator, taxpayers group demand Atlanta school superintendent's resignation

Forsyth planning director fired for sexually explicit emails and mismanagement

Government jobs grow despite cuts

The Washington Post

What's in a name? Far more than Lower Manhattan mosque planners thought about.

'Ground Zero mosque': New Yorkers take dim view of rabble-rousing outsiders

Ex-Bush advisers urge Republicans to soften criticism of mosque near Ground Zero says MSNBC won't run its Target ad

Beck/Palin rally permit approved
D.C. mayoral race: With grit and diplomacy, Gray pushes through agenda

With budget surplus, Virginia lawmakers seek to restore retirement, sales tax policy

U-Va. to scrutinize Virginia Quarterly Review after editor's suicide

Star Ledger

Tropicana dealers approve first-ever Atlantic City union contract

Poll: N.J. voters want state involved in horse racing industry, out of Atlantic City

Freeholders get veto power over N.J. county authorities in bill signed by Gov. Christie

Former Jersey City administrator to be sentenced for fixing parking tickets

Chicago Tribune

Slow change coming fast at Cabrini-Green

City taking new tack to house the homeless
New health insurance plan for the uninsured launches in Illinois

Philadelphia Inquirer

Top PHA staff expected to honor Greene at pricey dinners

Raided South Philadelphia sporting goods store produced mostly campaign clothing

Philadelphia City Council members weigh in on DROP

More than half of Philadelphia public schools reach achievement bar

Camden gang member sentenced to 20 years in torture death of Burlington County woman

Los Angeles Times

Professional investors move into flipping foreclosed homes

Gangs and drugs prevalent in public schools, survey finds

Three-strikes inmate welcomes his freedom

From rage to vigilance

Read more:
Watch sports videos you won't find anywhere else

Read more:
Watch sports videos you won't find anywhere else

Related References