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Community announcement : Urgent

If your mom or grandmother or sister travelled with American Airlines from Ghana and arrived on January 15 2015 via Ohare International Airport, please call or contact Kate Annang as soon as possible by calling 708 388 1778 or 773 768 5489 for an important information.

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3 winning jackpot tickets in US for $1.6 billion Powerball

Source: aol.com An unprecedented $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot will be divided among three winning tickets purchased in Tennessee, California and Florida. Each ticket is worth $528.8 million, lottery officials said in California, one of 44 states plus Washington D.C. and two U.S. territories that sold millions of Powerball tickets. The winning numbers were 08 27 34 04 19 and Powerball ...

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Michigan poisons poor to save a few bucks

  BY JESSE JACKSON January 12, 2016 Flint, Michigan is impoverished. The auto plants have closed. Forty percent of the city’s 100,000 residents live below the poverty level. It is majority minority. It’s been in fiscal crisis since 2011, with the state taking over budgetary control and a state-appointed “emergency manager” driving policy focused on cutting spending. Flint residents are ...

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Asamoah Family Displaced by Fire

Source:gofundme.com Early on monday January 11, 2016, a fire ravaged a building on Estes and Paulina in which Daniel Asamoah and Family rented an apartment.  Daniel, his wife and 3 children lost all their belongings to the fire. We thank God that everyone made it out alive and they are all doing well staying temporarily with a family friend. Daniel Asamoah ...

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Your driver’s license will work at airport security until at least 2018

The Department of Homeland Security has extended the deadline for state driver licenses to meet REAL ID standards until Jan. 22, 2018. That’s good — though not entirely surprising — for people in Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Washington and American Samoa, who will still be able to use their drivers’ licenses at airport security checkpoints until then. SEE ALSO: The best airlines for long ...

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7 dead as Winter Storm Hera leaves swath of snow

By The Weather Channel As Winter Storm Hera blows towards the Midwest, snow and slick travel conditions are anticipated in parts of the Plains, Midwest and Great Lakes over the weekend. At least 7 people have been killed due to poor road conditions produced by Hera. Winter storm warnings have been issued by the National Weather Service in a swath ...

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Around Town December 3 2016

December 3 2016 Chicago IL: The lenses of Sankofaonline.com captured these images for your view.

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Abena Asantewaa Agyeman-Bugyei @ 42

Abena Asantewaa Agyeman-Bugyei’s birthday is celebrated as the New year is ushered in every year .This year friends and family gathered at the Bugyei family house in Chicago to celebrate Abena’s 42nd birthday. The lenses of Sankofaonline were there to bring you these images.     Happy Birthday Abena Asantewaa Krobea Posted by Ruben Hadzid on Friday, January 1, 2016 ...

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