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Magic Johnson Town Hall Meeting at NBMBAA Conference in Atlanta
Basketball legend and business baron Earvin “Magic” Johnson will lead at a Town Hall Meeting on economic development during the 2014 National Black MBA Conference on…
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Ford Sponsors Dr. Skip Gates ‘Find Your Roots’ Season 2
Ford Motor Company is collaborating with PBS to bring the second season of “Finding Your Roots with scholar Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr.  this fall learn…
Man Chokes Wife, Beats Her Over Fried Chicken
Black Lawyers Have Plan Of Attack Against Police Brutality [VIDEO]

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WORLD NEWS

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Obama Reaffirms Opposition To US Combat In Iraq
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — President Barack Obama reaffirmed Wednesday that he does not intend to send U.S. troops into combat against the Islamic State group,…
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Remember #BringBackOurGirls? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. They…
Pistorius Could Get 15 Years For Culpable Homicide
4th Sierra Leonean Doctor Infected With Ebola

ENTERTAINMENT

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Rosci Diaz Fired from ‘Entertainment Tonight’
Former BET “106 & Park” host Rosci Diaz has been fired after nearly two years on “Entertainment Tonight.” A source over at LoveBScott.com confirmed that Rocsi…
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Kanye West Stops In Middle Of Song To Yell At Kid In Wheelchair, “Stand Up!”
The acclaimed rapper, Kanye West (pictured) also known as “Yeezus,” who quite possibly thinks he is a reincarnation of our Savior, put his foot into…
Controversy Over the NFL’s Social Responsibility Team
Ministers With White Collars & Black Secrets [VIDEO]

POLITICS

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Only 4 States Will See Cuts To Food Stamps
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cuts to the nation’s food stamp program enacted this year are only affecting four states, far from the sweeping overhaul that Republicans…
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Obama Opens Campaign Against Campus Sexual Assault
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden plan to announce a campus sexual assault awareness campaign from the White House Friday,…

BUSINESS

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Apple: Record 4M Orders Of IPhones On 1st Day
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial…
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Chicago Seaway Bank’s New CEO Discusses Personal Journey to Top
Seaway Bank and Trust Company is historical for Chicago’s Black community and its newly appointed president/CEO said he has big plans to not only uphold…
US Retail Sales Rise In August On Auto Sales
Olive Garden Investor: Back Off On The Breadsticks

SPORTS

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Reggie Bush Supports Adrian Peterson, Says He’ll ‘Harshly Punish’ Own Child
Former Kim Kardashian boyfriend Reggie Bush is a staunch supporter of Adrian Peterson and of corporal punishment. The Detroit Lions running back said he’d take a…
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Vikings Suspend Adrian Peterson, Again, This Time Indefinitely
The Minnesota Vikings are laughably and pathetically exemplifying both schizophrenia and sheer cowardice. After deactivating superstar running back Adrian Peterson last Friday, prior to the…
Atlanta Braves Fan Mock Name of New Stadium
Minnesota Gov. Blasts Adrian Peterson: He's a 'Public Embarrassment'

HEALTH

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Study: Artificial Sweeteners May Promote Diabetes
NEW YORK (AP) — Using artificial sweeteners may set the stage for diabetes in some people by hampering the way their bodies handle sugar, suggests…
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Uninsured Rate Drops To Lowest Level Since The ’90s
Another day, another survey showing that Obamacare is beginning to cure America’s uninsured problem. The latest numbers come from the federal Centers for Disease Control…
4 Myths About Cardio You Need To Stop Believing
Hurdles For Obama Health Law In 2nd Sign-Up Season

EDITORS PICKS

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Remember #BringBackOurGirls? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. They…

FEATURES

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In Chicago, Hoops Tournament Helps Heal, Provides Hope
Almost three years ago, I joined Father Michael Pfleger of St. Sabina Church on his weekly community walk on the South Side of Chicago. Father…

FAITH

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Over 30,000 People Respond To Gospel Artist’s Defense Of The Osteens And Artist Reponds
  Earlier this week we posted the story about mega- star  Carman defending Victoria and Joel on his page. Well over 30,000 of you responded!…
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Are You The Prophet In Your Home?
Dear God: Fortify us with strength, courage and power to move and overcome every attack the enemy sends, no matter the source. When Jesus spoke…

FOCUS

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New Terror Fight Casts Shadow Over 9/11 Ceremonies
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s gathering war against a new upsurge in Islamic terror hung heavy over the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11…
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Ray Rice Video Sent To NFL In April, Law Enforcement Source Says
The National Football League’s story about how it handled the Ray Rice domestic violence situation may be further unraveling. The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that an unnamed law…

CULTURE

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Protests Continue After Chicago Police Shoot 3rd Black Man In 3 Weeks
Protesters again hit the Chicago streets after local police shot a young black man over the weekend, the third incident of its kind in as…
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Jay Z & Beyonce Are Working On A Joint Album
  What better way to break a bit of exclusive news than on the launch of your own network? DJ Skee launched his new DASH…

VIEWS

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Much Ado About Theatrics: ‘Django Unchained’ Actress Gets to Follow the Rules Too
I’ll be the first person in a dogfight to throw down for equal justice and constitutional rights under the law for all people. I’ve been…
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In the Intersection of Race, Sports and Money, Money Speaks Louder Than Race
The 49ers christened the $1.3 billion Levi’s Stadium Sunday night and Ray McDonald, who was arrested over the Labor Day weekend on suspicion of domestic…

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