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‘New Yorker’ cover imagines MLK kneeling with Colin Kaepernick and Michael Bennett

Colin Kaepernick has a prominent new teammate in the NFL national anthem protest he started in 2016 ― on a magazine cover, at least. The most recent New Yorker features civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. kneeling with the former NFL quarterback alongside Seattle Seahawks defensive end and activist Michael Bennett. The artist, Mark Ulriksen, told the magazine […]

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MARTA holds community meetings to discuss proposed bus route modifications

  The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) will hold three community meetings to discuss proposed bus service modifications to 25 routes. The meetings are scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 9 at the Clayton County Riverdale Library, Wednesday, Jan. 10 at the Adamsville Recreation Center, and Thursday, Jan. 11 at the South Fulton Service Center.   MARTA representatives will be on hand for the meetings which begin at 6:30 p.m. […]

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Barack Obama is David Letterman’s first guest on his new Netflix show

He’s back! Legendary talk show host David Letterman’s new Netflix show, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction,” debuts Jan. 12, and former President Barack Obama is slated to be the first guest. The streaming service said the interview will mark Obama’s “first television talk show appearance since leaving office.” Netflix shared a sneak peek at the six-part series on Thursday: “I […]

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Black Women Saving NBC? Hoda Kotb becomes ‘Today’ Co-Anchor after Tamron Hall’s exit

Hoda Kotb was named the permanent co-anchor of NBC‘s Today Tuesday morning, Jan. 2, 2018, alongside Savannah Guthrie. The decision was not much of a surprise given that Kotb had been co-headlining the morning news show since Matt Lauer was fired over sexual harassment allegations in November. The announcement, though expected by many, was still well-received. “This has to be the most popular […]