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Art AIDS (Not All) America: The Developing Protest On Lack of Black Representation in 'Groundbreaking' Exhibition

Billing itself as “groundbreaking” and “the first comprehensive overview and reconsideration of 30 years of art made in response to the AIDS epidemic in the United States,” … 1,729 more words


HS Football: Dunbar freshman Seneca Milledge learning fast

Every athlete has his own little ritual. Seneca Milledge tosses a brick to himself.

The Dunbar freshman, who has yet to catch a pass for the Tigers, says it helps him improve grip strength and makes the football feel “very soft and like you can just squeeze it and bust it.” 749 more words


40-year sentence for murder of local tattoo artist

A Rock Island man is headed to prison for forty years in connection with the murder of a  local tattoo artist who was shot to death and robbed in 2013. 169 more words