11-18-2017  9:01 pm      •     
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NEWS BRIEFS

SEI, Sunshine Division Offer Thanksgiving Meals to Families in Need

Turkeys are being provided to fill 200 Thanksgiving food boxes for SEI families ...

NAACP Portland Monthly Meeting Nov. 18

Monthly general membership meeting takes place on Saturday, 12 - 2 p.m. ...

Multnomah County Animal Services Waives Adoption Fees Nov. 17

Special runs from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday ...

Fitzpatrick Presents 'Pathway 1000' Plan Before City Council

Plan would restore involuntary displacement by building 80 homes per year ...

Sisters Network to Hold Monthly Meeting Nov. 11

Meeting to take place Saturday morning at June Key Delta Center ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Local Author Visits North Portland Library

Renee Watson teaches students and educators about the power of writing ...

Is the FBI’s New Focus on “Black Identity Extremists” the New COINTELPRO?

Rep. Cedric L. Richmond (D-La.) talks about the FBI’s misguided report on “Black Identity Extremism” and negative Facebook ads. ...

ACA Enrollment Surging, Even Though It Ends Dec. 15

NNPA contributing writer Cash Michaels writes about enrollment efforts ...

Blacks Often Pay Higher Fees for Car Purchases than Whites

Charlene Crowell explains why Black consumers often pay higher fees than White consumers, because of “add-on” products. ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

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The Seattle Seahawks via press release

Renton, Wash. -The Seattle Seahawks have made the following transactions to reach the NFL-mandated 53-man roster limit, the team announced on Monday, September 5, 2016.

 

Waived

DT Brandin Bryant
TE Clayton Echard
WR Antwan Goodley
DE Tylor Harris
QB Jake Heaps
S Keenan Lambert
WR Kenny Lawler
LB Steve Longa
WR Douglas McNeil III
WR E.Z. Nwachukwu
LB Kache Palacio
G Will Pericak
RB Troymaine Pope
DE Ryan Robinson
CB Tye Smith
DT/FB Tani Tupou
WR Kasen Williams

 

Terminated Veteran Contract

G Jahri Evans
FB Will Tukuafu
Waived/Injured
CB Marcus Burley
DT Jordan Hill
LB Eric Pinkins
T Terry Poole
TE Joe Sommers

 

Acquired via Trade

DB L.J. McCray (from San Francisco)
DB Dewey McDonald (from Oakland)

 

Waived from Injured Reserve - Reached Injury Settlement

RB George Farmer
CB Trovon Reed
WR Kevin Smith
DT Sealver Siliga

 

Team Captains

seahawks captains twitterThe Seahawks announced their team captains as voted on by the players, via Twitter. “I love these guys as captains,” head coach Pete Carroll said Monday. "There’s a number of guys that could’ve been (selected), but the players singled these guys out.”

#35 DB DeShawn Shead (from Portland State)
#31 SS Kam Chancellor
#3 QB Russell Wilson
#9 P Jon Ryan

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