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Today in Black America - October 3

POSTED: October 03, 2022, 10:30 am

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The Washington Post

Southeast cities confront reality of development in areas prone to flooding

Hurricane Ian may leave behind a trail of environmental hazards

She was the No. 1 educator in her school. Now in the U.S., ‘one day teaching here is like a month.’

The New York Times

They Legitimized the Myth of a Stolen Election — and Reaped the Rewards

How a tiny election software company became a target of a conspiracy theory.

The Morning: Maggie Haberman discusses Donald Trump’s speaking style, and shares clips of their interviews.

The Baltimore Sun

Man considered alternative suspect in Hae Min Lee’s killing was known to authorities, had close ties with Adnan Syed

Preparations underway in Howard County for November’s general election

Interstates could have ripped through Fells Point, Mount Vernon. A new book chronicles Baltimore’s urban planning saga.

USA Today

What to know about the Oath Keepers trial as opening remarks begin

Student loan forgiveness applications are coming. What you should know

'Deeply offensive': Northern California school forfeits football following 'slave auction' prank

The Associated Press

The Oath Keepers’ Capitol riot trial, explained

Poor Florida neighborhood battered by flood tries to recover

Biden pledge to make federal fleet electric faces slow start

This fresh blow to newspapers -- and our democracy -- must be stopped | Editorial

N.J. school district offering $92K salaries to lure retired teachers back to the classroom

Menstrual products should be as available as toilet paper and paper towels in N.J., lawmakers say

The Los Angeles Times

In new poll, challenger Robert Luna has lead over L.A. County Sheriff Villanueva

Caruso gains ground on Bass in L.A. mayoral race, poll finds

Caruso cuts into Bass’ lead, poll finds, as L.A. mayoral race heads into final weeks

The Atlanta Journal Constitution

National Center for Civil and Human Rights planning $48 million expansion

Inside City Hall: Tensions flare over Atlanta’s push to study Fulton jail’s overcrowding

Where the candidates for Georgia governor stand on the issues

The Chicago Sun-Times

After 3-year-old killed, activists address growing risk of guns and road rage: ‘This is totally unacceptable’

Accused of vendetta in handling of Fire Department promotions, Lightfoot reverses course, promotes 30 to lieutenant

Lonely at the GOP? Only one Republican on County Board fighting to stay — and Democrats see that as one too many

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