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WHUR’s Angela Stribling to Sing For Quincy Jones During Prestigious International Civil Rights Museum Ceremony


Dazzling jazz singer, television personality and radio broadcast veteran Angela Stribling was graciously chosen to sing a selection honoring Quincy Jones at a very special program being mounted in Greensboro, North Carolina by the International Civil Rights Museum (lCRM).

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Quincy Jones, Music Producer And Humanitarian, To Be Honored At The International Civil Rights Center & Museum Annual Gala


The ICRCM will honor Quincy Jones as the 2014 recipient of the Alston-Jones International Civil & Human Rights Award.

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This Week on WHUR Newsbreak – Holiday Blues

How do you get thru the Holidays when you are grieving the loss of a loved one? We will talk with an expert.

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We Raised OVER $101K!!! Your support helps to feed needy families for Thanksgiving in the DMV. Turkey baskets with all the trimmings will be distributed by the Capital Area Food Bank and Shabach Ministries.

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Navy Yard Shooting Claims 13 Lives

One gunman is dead and authorities are still searching for a possible 2nd suspect in Monday’s Navy Yard Shooting Rampage.

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Obama Addresses the Nation on Syria Sept 10th 2013

President Obama discusses the tragic events in Syria resulting from a chemical weapons attack on civilians.

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The Wait is Over – Familiar Voice Becomes “WHUR’s Next Big Voice”

WHUR 96.3FM – Howard University announced today the new host of its coveted afternoon drive show is television and radio veteran Frank Ski.

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Zimmerman not guilty of 2nd-degree murder

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman was cleared of all charges Saturday in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager whose killing unleashed furious debate across the U.S. over racial profiling, self-defense and equal justice.

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Kelly Rowland Airs Her ‘Dirty Laundry’ In Her Latest Single


Kelly-Rowland new song “Dirty Laundry,” confronts her resentment towards Beyonce, and exposes the truth of her abusive relationship with an ex.

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WHUR 96.3 Wins 3rd NAB Crystal Radio Award for Community Service


LAS VEGAS, NV — WHUR-FM Washington, DC today was awarded the National Association of Broadcasters’ Crystal Radio Award.

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