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Jordan Todman's TD run lifts Jacksonville

...five players who did the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" gesture before a recent home game are scheduled to appear at an Urban League of St. Louis Christmas Party tonight for residents of Ferguson and north St. Louis County.Tight end Jared Cook and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-18/jordan-todmans-td-run-lifts-j
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, wife Priscilla Chan gift $120 million to California schools

...gone and a lot of people are angry. The story's most poignant quote is from Vivian Cox Fraser, the president of the Urban League of Essex County, who said "Everybody's getting paid, but Raheem still can't read."Zuckerberg said the Newark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-30/facebook-ceo-mark-zuckerbe
NBA statement on Sterling expected today

...prejudice in the NBA is unprecedented in the league," said Marc H. Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League.Several team owners have condemned the alleged remarks in recent days, including Charlotte's Michael Jordan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-28/nba-statement-silver-expected
Obama vows fight on voting rights

...Conference on Civil and Human Rights; Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund; National Urban League President Marc H. Morial; Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed; and Laura W. Murphy, director of the American Civil Liberties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-30/obama-vows-fight-voting-rights
Former executive loses sex discrimination lawsuit against Anheuser-Busch

...company's influential strategy committee.But Katz's base salary was half that of John Jacob, a former National Urban League president and an Anheuser-Busch board member. The company argued that Katz's salary, benefits and bonuses compared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-16/former-executive-loses-sex
A courageous Dash

...your future," she has considerable facts on her side."In August," reports the Chicago Tribune, "the National Urban League's State of Black America 2012 report found that nearly all the economic gains that the black middle class made during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-10-08/courageous-dash
Hard work brings rewards

...and the contacts she's made over the years. McDonald's has selected Christine as a spokeswoman on panels for the Urban League and at high schools for the National Black MBA Association. "She's doing a good job in operations," George said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2008-08-18/hard-work-br
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James boosts area where he learned game

...play. He's also played host to bike-a-thons to benefit local groups such as the Akron Area YMCA and the Akron Urban League. "He cares about northeast Ohio," says Joyce, who first coached James when he was 11. "This is his home. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/09/nba_131639.shtml
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Milestones

...Illinois University, Carbondale. Get scholarships Porcsha Daniels and Courtney Siffre each received a $2,500 Bi-Lo/Urban League scholarship from the 100 Black Men of Augusta and Bi-Lo supermarkets. Gets Kohl's grant Anne Hatcher, of Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/15/ric_85369.shtml
Richmond Neighbors | Hephzibah High School
Blacks-only business district thrived

...white theaters along Broad Street.J. Philip Waring, founder of the Augusta Black History Committee and a retired Urban League executive, in a 1995 interview recalled the efforts of his father, John P. Waring Sr., one of the Lenox founders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/blacks-only-business-district-thrive
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