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Today in Black America - November 26

POSTED: November 26, 2013, 7:00 am

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Today in Black History: The National Negro Medical Association, now known as the National Medical Association, was founded in 1895.

The New York Times

Obama Signals a Shift From Military Might to Diplomacy

U.S. and Saudis in Growing Rift as Power Shifts

ID Verification Lagging on Health Care Website

Florida Congressman Is Urged to Quit Over Cocaine Conviction

Rev. T. J. Jemison, Civil Rights Leader Who Organized Early Boycott, Dies at 95

Conservative Leads Effort to Raise Minimum Wage in California

Officers Are Told Race Can Be a Factor in Street Stops, but Not the Only One

In Campaign, Cash Flowed Circuitously

The Christian Science Monitor

Obama tells heckler he can't halt deportations unilaterally. Is that true?

Steubenville rape: New indictments send message on adult responsibility

Rebecca Sedwick suicide: Mother vows to 'crusade' for tougher bullying laws (+video)

The Star Ledger

CDC says Princeton University students are safe to travel home for Thanksgiving holiday

Chris Christie OK with Dream Act, but will not sign N.J. Senate version

Sweeney on Christie's Dream Act slap: 'Gov. never misses an opportunity to disappoint'

N.J. clears 6 casinos to open up online gambling sites to public

N.J. lawmaker introduces bill allowing medical marijuana patients to buy from other state programs

Newark mayoral hopeful Anibal Ramos lands endorsements from 3 party chairs

The Detroit Free Press

Tom Walsh: Billionaire investor Buffett brings Michigan $20M for small businesses

Seeking Detroit's voice: Lack of message lets others shape the narrative

Michigan moves closer to requiring women to buy abortion insurance separately

Dr. Hayward C. Maben Jr.: Detroiter overcame racism to become surgeon

Program allows DPS kids, reading tutors to connect via Internet

The Common Core and the grassy knoll

Murder charges in fatal building collapse

Report shows child-poverty rate highest in Delaware County

2 new principals already removed from schools

Nutter denounces attacks, gives warning

The Washington Post

Iran deal further tests Obama’s credibility

Obama responds to heckler on immigration reform

No, immigration reform isn’t happening this Congress

Far-sighted policymaking is hard. Here’s how to make it easier.

Montgomery County is set to vote on minimum-wage hike

Elections board: Herring wins Va. attorney general race

In Fairfax, a lengthy battle over school funding

D.C. Council committee approves school-funding bill

The Chicago Tribune

Chicago police detective charged in fatal 2012 shooting

New U.S. attorney officially in top spot

Emanuel scales back cigarette tax hike proposal

The Cleveland Plain Dealer

Professor says Rob Portman was off base with his criticism of her study

Cleveland City Council approves financing for upgrades to FirstEnergy Stadium

State defends Controlling Board decision to allow use of federal money for Medicaid expansion

College graduation rates remain flat, according to survey: Higher Education Roundup

City releases names of 12 Cleveland firefighters facing discipline over urinal prank

The Los Angeles Times

Obama uses heckler to make point on immigration

Column: 'Knockout game' is a myth that demonizes black youths

Judge accuses UCLA police of brutality

Gov. Jerry Brown's not saying whether he'll seek fourth term

USA Today

Reports: Alleged trend of 'Knockout Game' a myth

Fla. special election may showcase 'Obamacare' effect

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Plan for benefits to Falcons stadium communities moves ahead

Barge wants focus on education spending, not money for new sports stadiums

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