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Wrap-up of news stories taken from the day's local headlines.

WEAA, guests pay tribute to Colin Powell


Colin Powell was the first African American to be national security adviser, chairman of the Joint Chiefs and secretary of state. 


He died Monday of COVID-19 complications. He was 84. 


Dr. Kaye is joined by a number of guests who pay tribute to Powell by highlighting his service and character. 



Guests include: 

DeWayne Wickham, Founding Dean Emeritus of MSU School of Global Journalism & Communication 


Maryland Lieutenant Governor Boyd Rutherford


Brigadier General Janeen Birkhead, Maryland National Guard


Edna W. Cummings, Colonel, U.S. Army (Retired) – Army Reserve Ambassador for Maryland, ‘Six Triple Eight' Congressional Gold Medal champion

ALSO READ: Remembering Colin Powell, first Black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and secretary of state


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