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Rashida Jones is now the first Black woman to helm a major American news organisation
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Rashida Jones is now the first Black woman to helm a major American news organisation

You’ve probably seen her face; her stories, and her journalism — but now she’s got an even larger role in the news media. According to MSNBC, top dog Rashida Jones is now the network’s top President after its current President abruptly announced that he’d be departing. The network confirmed on Monday that Jones would be taking over the coveted spot. In fact, the move makes her the first Black woman in history to hold such a position in any of the big six media organisations in America. Critics have long praised Jones for her hard-hitting approach to journalism and her ability to handle pressure with grace. In this combination photo, Phil Griffin speaks at the NBC Universal summer press tour, Aug. 2, 2011, in Beverly Hills, Calif., and Rashida Jones poses for a portrait.  ...
Actress Peggy Lipton of Mod Squad, Twin Peaks has died
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Actress Peggy Lipton of Mod Squad, Twin Peaks has died

She made a name for herself on Mod Squad and then married into an even bigger name. Lipton, 72, spent much of her life on and off television even having married Quincy Jones. Having won a Golden Globe for her role on Mod Squad, Lipton married Quincy Jones in 1972. At that point, she would go on to birth Kadida and Rashida Jones. Last night, Hollywood lost a longtime darling to cancer at the age of 72.
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