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Princess Cruises To Unveil New Water Attraction On The Caribbean Princess



Princess Cruises has announced that the Caribbean Princess will re-enter service this summer in the Caribbean and will feature the all-new Reef …
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Minnesota lawmakers unveil bill aimed at keeping African American families together – Story


– In what has become a heated and emotional issue in recent years, some Minnesota lawmakers are once again trying to stop the state from taking so many children of color away from their families.

Rep. Rena Moran says that when there are parental rights cases or child custody cases, black families are treated unfairly and have a much greater percentage of children taken away from them.

Moran was joined by Sen. Jeff Hayden and other advocates Monday, unveiling their bill called the Minnesota African American Family Preservation Act. The goal is to keep children within their extended families during protective services cases.

“We know that in Minnesota, a black child is three times more likely to be removed from their home than a white child,” Moran said….

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African leaders unveil statue of Ethiopia’s last emperor :: WRAL.com


— A statue of Ethiopia’s Emperor Haileselassie has been unveiled at the headquarters of the African Union on Sunday.

The statue is the second to be erected inside the continental body’s offices in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, after one of Ghana’s first leader, Kwame Nkrumah, who championed pan-Africanism.

Several African leaders attending the current African Union summit and relatives of the emperor attended the statue unveiling ceremony.

Ethiopians have cheered the statue’s erection, the first on Ethiopian soil since Haileselassie was mysteriously killed at the age of 83 in 1975 when a military junta called the Derg overthrew the imperial dynasty that existed in Ethiopia for 3,000 years.

Emperor Haileselassie…

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African leaders unveil statue of Ethiopia’s last emperor


ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — A statue of Ethiopia’s Emperor Haileselassie has been unveiled at the headquarters of the African Union on Sunday.

The statue is the second to be erected inside the continental body’s offices in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, after one of Ghana’s first leader, Kwame Nkrumah, who championed pan-Africanism.

Several African leaders at the current African Union summit and relatives of the emperor attended the statue unveiling ceremony.

Ethiopians have cheered the statue’s erection, the first on Ethiopian soil since Haileselassie was mysteriously killed at the age of 83 in 1975 when a military junta called the Derg overthrew the imperial dynasty that existed in Ethiopia for 3,000 years.

Emperor Haileselassie is among the key African leaders who founded the…

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African leaders unveil statue of Ethiopia’s last emperor




ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) – A statue of Ethiopia’s Emperor Haileselassie has been unveiled at the headquarters of the African Union on Sunday.

The statue is the second to be erected inside the continental body’s offices in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, after one of Ghana’s first leader, Kwame Nkrumah, who championed pan-Africanism.

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Princess Cruises to Unveil Family-Friendly Pool Deck, Splash Zone on Caribbean Princess


(3:21 p.m. EST) In preparation for Caribbean Princess’ summer season in the Caribbean, Princess Cruises will replace the ship’s Pirate’s View aft pool on Deck 17 with an all-new Reef Family Splash Zone. The line revealed details of the new concept, which will include a kiddie pool as well as ample lounging space; the existing pool, hot tub and bar also will be upgraded with new signage and contemporary artwork.

Among the new features on Deck 17 will be an interactive water playground for kids, with a whale sculpture that will “rain” from its fluke; a backyard-style game zone with sofa sectionals, a kid-friendly bar setting serving cocktails and mocktails, and games such as cornhole, Jenga and Connect Four; a redesigned seating area with new outdoor furniture,…

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