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Legacy of black cowboys to be celebrated July 20-21

LOS ANGELES — The existence and legacy of the black cowboy have largely gone unnoticed in history books, folklore and even in Hollywood, making him, some say, the forgotten man of the Wild West.  And even though his story has been whitewashed and unfairly documented in the historical narrative, it doesn’t negate the fact that Read More…

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Stevie Wonder announces he will undergo kidney transplant

LOS ANGELES — Legendary singer Stevie Wonder has announced he will undergo kidney transplant surgery in the comings months, confirming speculation that surfaced about his health recently. Wonder spoke about his health during a concert in England July 6 at the British Summer Time Hyde Park music festival.  Wonder surprised fans with news of the Read More…

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Fans, friends pray for Stevie Wonder

LOS ANGELES — Social media is teeming with prayers and well wishes for international music icon Stevie Wonder, who reportedly is suffering from kidney failure and is seeking a transplant. Although no official word has surfaced about Wonder’s health, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts were brimming with well wishes this week, sparked by a report Read More…