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Carson residents take leap of faith on stadium plans

CARSON — Backers of a proposed football stadium here that could house both the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders are beginning a petition drive March 12 in hopes of expediting the project by putting it on the ballot or getting immediate approval from the City Council. Carson2gether.com, the business and union coalition backing the Read More…

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NEWS ANALYSIS: In Selma, Obama proves he’s ‘black enough’

SELMA, Ala. – (NNPA) – Throughout his campaign for the presidency, Barack Obama was dogged by one question: Is he black enough? The question was repeated so often that after showing up late for an appearance at a 2008 convention for the National Association of Black Journalists, Obama said: “I want to apologize for being Read More…