Publication: Tri State Defender

First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Apple vs. Pears: Which is really the healthiest shape?

Details Category: News22 Apr 2014Written by Whitney Greer/NNPA News ServiceFor years and years and years now, women have used two particular pieces of fruit to define their body shape – and, to a certain extent, their health risks.An apple shape, ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Open house beckons children and parents to Kamp KSI

Prev1 of 2NextInside Kairos Services, double doors opened, and children ran excitedly to a large table set up with green and gold pawns. Rather than video games and iPads, these children are excited about chess, just one of the disciplines taught during ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

To Kenya, with love!

The Second Annual Prayer Breakfast for Kenyan Kids was held Saturday morning (April 12) at the Salvation Army Kroc Center to support the orphans and vulnerable children in Kenya, Africa. It was a unique opportunity for those in attendance to make a monetary ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

When cops hide behind badge to kill blacks

Details Category: News15 Apr 2014Written by Freddie Allen/NNPA News ServiceWASHINGTON – In 1965, Tuskegee Institute in Alabama was a hotbed for social protest and bred students passionate about equality, justice and civil rights. Seventeen year-old, ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Retirement risks to consider

The road to a comfortable retirement is full of risks, and they don't end when you stop working. As an investor, you are probably aware of market risk. You might also have considered longevity risk – the risk that you could outlive your retirement as ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

MSO looks to score unity with ‘Rebirth of the Dream’

When cacophonic harmonies and tragic memories dance together in Memphis, they create the stage of epic proportion.On May 16th, the Memphis Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will celebrate one of the world's greatest revolutionaries with melodic strands of harmony. ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

‘Uniform Justice’ makes an impact

Details10 Apr 2014Written by Jennifer Sharp/Special to The New Tri-State Defender Hits: 98A haunting refrain of, "hold on," fills the theater. The lyrics, sung by a trio, warn the audience of what is to come: a story of strife, fear, choices and ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

The Neelys come back home with 3rd blockbuster cookbook

Details02 Apr 2014Written by Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell/Special to the New Tri-State Defender Hits: 278They met in the 1980's at Melrose High School, star-crossed sweethearts who lost touch after graduation. A 10-year class reunion, marriage in 1994, a ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Will ‘Noah’ film survive the flood of criticism from Christians?

Details Written by Chris Witherspoon/theGrioThe new bible epic "Noah" hit theaters nationwide Friday amid a storm of controversy.The $130 million film, directed by Darren Aronofsky, starring Oscar winners Russell Crowe, Anthony Hopkins, and Jennifer ... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

“Gone With the Wind” prequel starring Mammy may be a mistake

Written by Ronda Racha Penrice/theGrio"Are we ready for Mammy's story?" is a loaded question, with no easy answer.But it's a question that Simon & Schuster has prompted with the announcement that it will publish a "Gone With the Wind" prequel, "Ruth's ... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Black economics, growing income gap focus of NNPA luncheon

Details26 Mar 2014Written by James Wright/NNPA News ServiceWASHINGTON – The economic status of African Americans and the "crisis-level" income gap between the rich and the poor was the agenda of this year's State of the Black Press luncheon at the ... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Parents of Hadiya Pendleton ‘still mourning’

Details Category: News25 Mar 2014Written by Jazelle Hunt/NNPA News ServiceWASHINGTON – After a long day of travelling, then networking on Capitol Hill, Nathaniel and Cleopatra Pendleton returned to their downtown Washington, D.C. hotel and dressed ... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 25 2014]

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...Our children must learn skills and competencies to compete with students from across the globe," Lester says. "Kamp KSI equips our campers to think critically, problem solve creatively and work collaboratively through fun activities that children enjoy."
Last year the art exchange was based on a theme. This year's theme is: "Where do you want to go when you grow up." Once the children from Memphis and Kenya have completed their artwork, it will be displayed at the next prayer breakfast in 2015
She asked, "How do you talk about countries who don't have democracy when the very heart of democracy is being shredded at home?"

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Apple vs. Pears: Which is really the healthiest... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 22 2014]
Open house beckons children and parents to Kamp... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 19 2014]
To Kenya, with love! [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 17 2014]
When cops hide behind badge to kill blacks [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 15 2014]
Retirement risks to consider [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 15 2014]
MSO looks to score unity with ‘Rebirth of the D... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 12 2014]
‘Uniform Justice’ makes an impact [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 10 2014]
The Neelys come back home with 3rd blockbuster ... [Published Tri State Defender - Apr 03 2014]
Will ‘Noah’ film survive the flood of criticism... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 29 2014]
“Gone With the Wind” prequel starring Mammy may... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 29 2014]
Black economics, growing income gap focus of NN... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 26 2014]
Parents of Hadiya Pendleton ‘still mourning’ [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 25 2014]
Uplift another woman today and be glad for the ... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 25 2014]
First Lady travels to China and invites young p... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 25 2014]
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Bias a factor in suspending black students [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 22 2014]
Special ‘Institute’ session asks, ‘What is a bl... [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 20 2014]
Can Beyoncé’s celebrity reshape feminism? [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 18 2014]
MONEY MATTERS: Fixed-indexed annuities [Published Tri State Defender - Mar 18 2014]
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