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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 10

POSTED: May 10, 2022, 8:00 am

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The New York Times

For Tens of Millions of Americans, the Good Times Are Right Now

Former Top McCain Aide Says He Lied to Discredit a Times Article

Taxpayers May Foot Bill for Penn Station Revitalization, Report Says

USA Today

Authorities: Ex-Alabama corrections officer who helped convict escape dies

Former Oklahoma police officers charged after fatally shooting Black man in December

Up to 14 million Americans at risk of losing COVID Medicaid coverage

The Associated Press

For widows in Africa, COVID-19 stole husbands, homes, future

California Democratic supremacy tested by crime, inflation

2022 midterms: What to watch in Nebraska, West Virginia

The Baltimore Sun

Maryland environment secretary, longest serving in state history, to step down for nonprofit gig; deputy secretary to take over

Downtown Baltimore saw slight rebound in employment and housing in 2021. But retail and hospitality struggled.

Denise Francine ‘Fran’ Boyd Andrews, a drug counselor whose battle with addiction inspired a book and HBO miniseries, dies

Uproar over N.J. sex ed standards escalates as Senate panel debates proposal

$10M settlement reached in case of Camden man paralyzed during 2014 police encounter

Ex-treasurer of N.J. foundation stole thousands meant for disadvantaged kids, authorities say

The Los Angeles Times

It’s not even summer, and California’s two largest reservoirs are at ‘critically low’ levels

California COVID-19 deaths near 90,000, but the per capita rate is among lowest in U.S.

Black birders are taking flight in L.A. Here’s how to join them

The Washington Post

GOP bets midterm voters will care more about inflation than abortion

Opinion: The Whitest thing I’ve ever seen

Trump-backed candidate accused of groping is on Nebraska ballot today

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

Coach at Delaware HBCU says Georgia deputies racially profiled team

Calls for action as three killed at crime-ridden DeKalb complex

Ownership of Confederate monument installed in 1993 central to lawsuit

The Chicago Sun-Times

Killing of 15-year-old tests a justice system strained by more arrests, fewer resources

Deflection day? GOP gubernatorial hopeful Irvin takes reporters’ questions, but doesn’t answer most of them

Lightfoot pledges $500,000 to help pay for women needing abortion care

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