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Forecasters Predict Warmer-Than-Average Winter In Majority Of U.S.

This winter is going to be a warm one for the majority of the United States, according to forecasters at NOAA's Climate Prediction Center. They say that the La Niña weather pattern is likely to develop. That means "greater-than-average snowfall around the Great Lakes and in the northern Rockies, with less-than-average snowfall throughout the Mid-Atlantic region," Mike Halpert of the Climate Prediction Center said in a forecast Thursday . Hawaii, western and northern Alaska and the lower two...

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AAMU a Best Value HBCU Graduate School (No.2)

Oct 4, 2017

Alabama A&M University has been identified as one of the best value historically black graduate schools in our recent ranking. The ranking considered quality of course curriculum as it relates to the job market, accolades, faculty expertise, affordability and return-on-investment, tuition assistance opportunities and career assistance.

Erica Fox, Program Director and host of "Community News From the Hill" interviewed Dr. Andrew Hugine, Jr., the President of Alabama A&M University on this edition of "Presidential Community News".

Their discussion included the HBCU Roundtable with Alabama Governor Kay Ivey, STEM numbers and rankings for AAMU, Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and much more.

"Hope for Tomorrow" Emergency Fund for Students from Houston Area

Aug 30, 2017

  In the last days of August 2017, thousands of families throughout southeastern Texas were negatively affected by the epic impact of Hurricane Harvey, its tumultuous winds and once-in-a-lifetime flooding episodes.  Many families have lost everything and are facing perhaps months or years of rebuilding.  Moreover, some members of the Alabama A&M University Family are native to or have significant ties to the greater Houston metropolitan area.    Similar to earlier responses to such tragedies, AAMU is activating its “Hope for Tomorrow” Relief Fund through its AAMU

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The last time most of us saw Beck, he was onstage at the Grammy awards accepting the Album of the Year honor for his 2014 work Morning Phase and almost being interrupted by Kanye West.

Shortly before midnight Thursday, Atlanta trap provocateurs Future and Young Thug, coated the world with the surprise release of their collaborative mixtape, Super Slimey.

When you celebrate a 25th anniversary, you're supposed to mark the occasion with silver. When you celebrate a 30th anniversary, pearls are called for (or so they say).

If you're celebrating both a 25th and a 30th anniversary at the same time apparently you can mark the occasion with a tour! That's what my guest Suzanne Vega is doing; this year marks both the 30th anniversary of her album Solitude Standing and the 25th of 99.9F.

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