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July 05, 2022

Arthur Ashe, Jr. won the men's singles tennis championship at Wimbledon in 1975, making him the first Black male to take the title.

Today in Black America - May 5

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The Associated Press

Brown wins Ohio rematch with progressive activist Turner

Dem flips Michigan seat after GOP candidate’s rape comments

LA hospital sued for racism in death of Black mother



The Washington Post


Draft abortion opinion puts new spotlight on confirmation hearings

Oath Keeper details pre-Jan. 6 planning, pleads to seditious conspiracy


Supreme Court leak strikes fear among environmental lawyers


The New York Times


Once close allies, Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Samuel Alito have taken divergent paths.

J.R. Majewski, a G.O.P. House nominee, has expressed fringe views on QAnon and Jan. 6.

After Case Dissolves, Man Who Languished in Prison Wins $10.5 Million



The Baltimore Sun


Cases of COVID-19 in Maryland are high again, but risks are not. Here’s why.

Seeing the Unseen: A somber tour through one of Baltimore’s ugliest chapters of enslavement


Lake Clifton graduate Dena Freeman-Patton happy to ‘come home’ to Baltimore as Morgan State’s first female athletic director


NJ.com


N.J. reports 2,729 COVID cases, 12 deaths. Hospitalizations continue to rise
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Corporate home buyers raising rents and prices in Newark, report says; city vows action


Atlantic City casino workers asking for ‘significant’ pay raise in contract talks



USA Today

Inflation is at a 40-year high. The Fed announced these aggressive moves to fight it


Donald Trump Jr. appears before Jan. 6 committee, latest family member to meet with House panel


Judge accepts plea deal in Derek Chauvin's federal civil rights case over George Floyd's death


The Los Angeles Times


Dave Chappelle attacker got replica gun with knife blade past Hollywood Bowl security checks

With water running out, California faces grim summer of dangerous heat, extreme drought

Lopez: He fooled voters once. Can Sheriff Villanueva do it again?


The Chicago Sun-Times


Study identifies potential crime hot spots — inside CPD

Illinois Safe Haven advocates ‘starting to panic’ about Supreme Court eyeing abortion rights

Neil Steinberg: What did you expect?



The Atlanta Journal Constitution


Stacey Abrams is cutting deeper into Brian Kemp’s financial lead

Some metro Atlanta voters getting wrong ballots

Georgia Democrats aim to make abortion rights a unifying midterm message



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