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Search for Spaceman: Memphis legendary Voice-Driven Car Inventor

MEMPHIS, TN – Paving the way for the community, building a greater Mid-South, stone by stone.

That was the purpose of the annual Stone Awards, which were held  at the Buckman Performing Arts Center.

The night is meant to encourage, promote, and honor leaders and organizations who pave the way for the community.

Black woman loses job over dreadlocks, petitions Supreme Court

An African American woman who was denied a job after she refused to cut her dreadlocks is trying to take her case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

THE CASE

Chastity Jones was offered a job at Catastrophe Management Solutions (CMS), an Alabama-based claim processing company, in 2010. CMS’ HR manager informed her that wearing dreadlocks

More than 1 million children were victims of identity theft in 2017

Kids are easy targets for identity thieves — and they’re becoming more common ones, as well.

A new report from Javelin Strategy & Research says that in 2017, more than 1 million children in the United States were victims of identity theft, resulting in $2.6 billion in losses. Families paid an

Cellphones Down Please

U.S. Court Upholds Most Of Texas Law To Punish ‘Sanctuary Cities’

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court panel on Tuesday upheld most of a Republican-backed Texas law to punish “sanctuary cities,” allowing it to remain in effect while the case is being fought in a lower court.

The law was the first of its kind since Republican Donald Trump became president in January 2017, promising to crack down on illegal immigration and communities that protect the immigrants.

Republicans in Congress Are So Eager to Slash Food Stamps

They’re About to Make a Big Mistake Wake Up Everybody

Teddy Pendergrass
Wake up everybody no more sleepin’ in bed
No more backward thinkin’ time for thinkin’ ahead
The world has changed so very much
From what it used to be
There is so much hatred war an’ poverty
Wake up all the teachers time to teach a new way
Maybe then they’ll listen to whatcha have to say
‘Cause they’re the ones who’s coming up and the world is in their hands

The Pot Thickens: Birds Of Feathers Flock Together

After The Feathers (Trump’s offshore oil drilling in Florida blocked) Were Plucked

Trump-FL Governor Scott-Zinke- Records show Trump aides plotted political win for Rick Scott

The governor had cast the decision to give Florida relief from offshore drilling as a spontaneous triumph.

ICE new agreement with Florida sheriffs

For detaining undocumented immigrants

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement representatives announced a new agreement; in late January with 17, Florida sheriffs aimed at preventing the release from jail of

LEARN THE PEDESTRIANS’ LAWS:

 LEARN THE LAWS: Florida police issue hundreds of bad pedestrian tickets every year

On its face, Florida’s pedestrian statute 316.130(11) seems