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2018 JAZZ MUSIC SERIES kicks off the Winston-Salem Summer with a FREE outdoor Jazz Concert at BB&T's Corpening Plaza TONIGHT at 6:00p.  Titus Gant is the special guest opening act.  To see this summer's star-studded lineup and dates, click this link...... http://www.postjazz.com/.  And always keep your radio tuned in to WSNC 90.5fm for more upcoming events.

Innovation Quarter Development Announced

Jun 6, 2018

Campus Construction Notice: June 4-August 3, 2018

Jun 5, 2018

Campus Construction Notice: June 4-August 3, 2018

From: WSSU Facilities Management

Construction will begin on Monday, June 4, on a project to install underground chilled water lines to connect C.G. O’Kelly Library and the Cleon F. Thompson Center to the central chiller plant. The project will continue through Friday, Aug. 3. 

2018 DOWNTOWN JAZZ Summer Music Series

Jun 1, 2018

2018 Schedule Downtown Jazz Presented byThe City of Winston-Salem

Corpening Plaza at 237 W. 1st Street in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Concerts from 6pm to 9pm|

Musical Acts

June 15 – Opening Act – Titus Gant ; Main Act- Nick Colionne

June 29 – Opening Act- Saundra Crenshaw; Main Act- Althea Rene

July 20 – Opening Act- Urban Standard; Main Act- Willie Bradley

July 27 – Opening Act- Reggie Buie; Main Act- Jeff Kashiwa

Aug 10 – Opening Act- Galvin Crisp; Main Act- Selina Albright

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Updated at 4:28 p.m. ET

The Trump administration's decision to separate children from their families as a way to curb illegal immigration is adding fuel to an already fiery debate over immigration.

A group of House Democrats converged on an immigration detention facility in New Jersey on Sunday, days before a planned vote by House Republicans next week. Meanwhile, Trump administration officials alternately took credit and sought to distance the administration from the family separation policy.

Updated at 5:15 p.m. ET

With chants of "families united" and "free our children now," hundreds of people marched to the tent city in Tornillo, Texas, where children have been detained for immigration violations.

The Father's Day march near El Paso was primarily organized by Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas, who is also running for Senate against Ted Cruz. He says the march was the brainchild of Veronica Escobar, who is running to fill his seat in the House, as well as other community leaders.

In her first interview since resigning in May, former U.S. ambassador to Mexico, Roberta Jacobson, gives a blistering critique of the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration agenda. Jacobson tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro enforcement actions that result in children being separated from their parents, as well as a recent decision to narrow the definition of what qualifies someone for asylum, are "draconian" and "un-American."

Tom Krall lives on St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands on the west end of the island, high on a ridge. That's where he was in September when Hurricane Irma roared through.

"We had the full blast," Krall says. "Twenty of the 30 houses in my neighborhood lost their roofs or worse."

The National Hurricane Center says Irma had sustained winds of 185 mph when it hit the Virgin Islands with gusts of 200 mph or higher. They were the most powerful winds ever recorded in that part of the Caribbean.

The women are mostly in their early 20s. They have children at home. Selling betel nut — an addictive, natural chew — to passersby in mountain towns of Papua New Guinea is a good way to earn a living.

But the extra income sometimes comes at a heavy price: violent beatings by their spouses. Two out of three women in Papua New Guinea experience abuse at the hands of an intimate partner at least once in their lifetime, according to the World Health Organization and aid groups.

At least 17 people died in a stampede at a nightclub in Caracas, Venezuela early Saturday morning, Venezuela's interior minister said.

More than 500 young people were inside the club when a tear gas canister went off, Interior Minister Nestor Reverol said on Twitter.

He said eight minors were among the dead and at least five people were injured, three of whom were minors.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced on Saturday that his government's ceasefire with the Taliban will be extended another day, even as a suicide bombing killed and injured dozens.

A Trump administration policy of separating children from their parents on the U.S. border has prompted a crescendo of criticism among religious leaders.

They span different faiths, denominations and ages. Some of them have also helped the president gain support for his base.

At some point, they were in love.

At least it looks as if they were in a photo that captures Emile Cilliers and his wife, Victoria, in what seems to be a moment of joy. He is dressed in a tuxedo and bow tie and has a closed-mouthed smile. She is wearing a deep blue halter with dangling earrings that match. Her smile is broad, and her arm is wrapped around his neck.

But the evidence — texts, emails and botched murder attempts — suggest that moment was ephemeral.

Deborah Epstein has spent her professional life fighting for victims of domestic violence. But protecting such victims is also what Epstein says led her to step down from a commission meant to tackle the issue of domestic violence in the National Football League.

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