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Today in Black America - February 16

POSTED: February 16, 2022, 10:00 am

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The Washington Post

Florida police gave drivers a website for paying traffic fines. It directed them to pro-Trump merchandise.

Biden orders Trump White House visitor logs to be given to Jan. 6 panel

San Francisco voters recall 3 school board members over issues of reopening schools, social justice

The New York Times

Conservatives Open New Front in School Admission Wars

For Beto O’Rourke, 2020 Still Haunts 2022

This 3-Generation Family Is Hoping to Get Rich Selling Marijuana

The Associated Press

Girl, 9, dies after mistakenly shot by robbery victim

After dip in Beijing, Olympians ask: What about Africa?

BioNTech plans modular vaccine factories in Africa

USA Today

Snow, floods and possible tornadoes: Massive storm threatens 11 states with severe weather

US approves new headlights that won't blind oncoming drivers

The report card is in: All 50 states can do more to help schools confront youth mental health crisis

Court halts Union County government project, ruling no-bid $123.8M contract violated N.J. law

N.J. mall fight ends with cops cuffing Black teen as white teen watches from couch. Police investigating.

Police union request to block Murphy COVID vaccine order denied by N.J. Supreme Court

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

TOP LOCAL STORY: Georgia regents back Sonny Perdue for top job

The Jolt: Capitol tensions boiling over local redistricting

OPINION: Vernon Jones and his opportunistic GOP ride

The Los Angeles Times

L.A. County lifts outdoor mask mandate

Rising sea levels pose perilous threat to California coast as study raises new alarms

Hiltzik: Trump’s trade deal with China turned out to be a huge, costly bust

The Baltimore Sun

New rules force Baltimore officials to take second look at applications for American Rescue Plan money; City Council questions previous allocations

Maryland lawmakers target disappearing text messages used by governor

COVID-affected seasons left University of Maryland athletics with $21 million shortfall, records show

The Chicago Sun-Times

A trip through Black Chicago

Face rule slapped down — Panel rejects Pritzker’s attempt to reintroduce emergency mask mandate for schools

Jesse Sharkey: As educators, CTU cannot ignore social conditions students face

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