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WASHINGTON - The contentious confirmation hearing for Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for education secretary, cemented concerns among civil rights advocates that she would either ignore or dismiss the Education Department's role as chief enforcer of the nation's civil ri…

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AT&T Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson said CNN is ripe for expansion into social media and mobile, and he wouldn't consider a divestiture to win approval of his company's $85.4 billion merger with Time Warner Inc. despite President-Elect Donald Trump's problems with the news network.

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Ivan Monteiro, a Brazilian soccer coach with national and International experience, will be conducting camps at McDowell High School for youth soccer players and coaches in McDowell County throughout the months of January and February.

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President Barack Obama largely commuted the 35-year prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, an Army private convicted in 2013 of taking secret diplomatic and military documents and disclosing them to WikiLeaks.

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Girls aged 7 to 12 are encouraged to fill out an application for the 43rd Little Miss McDowell Pageant sponsored by the McDowell High School NJROTC.

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Although much has been accomplished since the days of the Rev. Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement, the march continues and the struggle is real, said the Rev. Stephon Goode on Monday.

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Donald Trump's relationship with the reporters who cover him has often been testy. But not all the news coverage of the president-elect has been contentious or critical of late. Take, example, this splashy recent headline: "Tiger Woods: Donald Trump Crushed It at Golf."