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Michael Brown’s Memorial Burns
Although still on the radar, the spotlight pointed on the shooting death of Michael Brown and the events that followed in Ferguson, Mo., have noticeably…
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FDA warns doctors to beware fake drug distributors
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health regulators are trying to help doctors spot counterfeit and unapproved drugs by raising awareness of illegal operations that peddle bogus…
U.S. Launches Air Strikes Against ISIS In Syria [VIDEO]
Apollos Hester: Texas HS Football Player’s Epic Post-Game Speech Goes Viral

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WORLD NEWS

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US: Ebola cases could hit 1.4 million by mid-Jan.
LONDON (AP) — New estimates by the World Health Organization and the U.S. health agency are warning that the number of Ebola cases could soar…
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Spain: Ebola Test Drug Out Of Supply Worldwide
MADRID (AP) — Doctors treating a Spanish priest who was repatriated from West Africa on Monday after being diagnosed with the Ebola virus said there…
American Man Confesses He Killed Girlfriend’s Mother At Bali Hotel, Police Say
Sierra Leone To Shut Down For 3 Days To Slow Ebola

ENTERTAINMENT

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Here’s What You Need To Know About The ISIS Airstrikes In Syria
Airstrikes against the Islamic terrorist group ISIS have begun in the Middle-East. Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Jarvis Stewart, Joia Jefferson…
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WealthyU: Don’t Make A Man Your Financial Plan
Domestic violence can be broken down into four different types of abuses: emotional abuse, sexual abuse, physical abuse and financial abuse. Financial guru Deborah Owens discusses…
Author Zane On Her Latest Book And New Film, ‘Addicted’ [VIDEO]
Will Smith Wishes Jada Happy Birthday with Disco Pic

POLITICS

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Prosecutor: 800 Rounds Found In Intruder Case
WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets in the car of the former soldier accused of…
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Obama: Secret Service Does A ‘Great Job’
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the Secret Service does “a great job.” He says he is grateful for the “sacrifices” the service performs…

BUSINESS

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Limits on Overseas Mergers Prompt Renewed Debate
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration’s decision to curb the ability of U.S. corporations to skirt taxes by merging with foreign companies kicked off an…
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GM Expert Says 21 Deaths Eligible For Compensation
DETROIT (AP) — The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who…
Apple: 10 Million IPhone 6 And 6 Plus Sold
Shonda Rhimes Educates The New York Times On ‘Angry Black Women’

SPORTS

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Colin Kaepernick Denies Using N-Word; Appeals $11K Fine (Video)
*Fox Sports is reporting that it was indeed the N-word that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick uttered during the team’s home opener that led to an $11,025 “inappropriate language” fine from the league. However, Kaepernick is still denying that he used any racial slur during the 28-20 loss to the Chicago Bears last week […]
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Bears Get Early Breaks, Hold on to Beat Jets 27-19
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears needed to claw back from a big deficit last week. On Monday night, they…
HBCU Alumni and Students Head To Soldier Field As The Sun Washed Away The Rain At The 17th annual Chicago Football Classic
NFL Players Blast Roger Goodell’s Press Conference; They Want Blood

HEALTH

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Pole dancing being used for fitness
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Poles have long been a staple of smoky strip clubs, but the women scaling and swinging from them in Las Vegas…
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US: Ebola cases could hit 1.4 million by mid-Jan.
LONDON (AP) — New estimates by the World Health Organization and the U.S. health agency are warning that the number of Ebola cases could soar…
Ban sought on children working on tobacco farms
Bernie Mac’s Widow Says Late Husband’s Foundation Has Kept His Legacy Alive

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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My Life After Sunday Best.. Light In the Dark Moments……..
“The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.” Oprah Winfrey Happy Birthday to ME!!!!!! September is my…
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Sunday’s Testimomy: Be The Change
Affect. What kind of affect do you have on people? Do you make them feel comfortable when around you or nervous? Does their face brighten…

FOCUS

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45 Million Americans Still Stuck Below Poverty Line: Census
Despite five years of economic recovery, poverty is still stubbornly high in America. More than 45 million people, or 14.5 percent of all Americans, lived…
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Witnesses To Michael Brown Shooting Tell The Same Basic Story About His Death (VIDEO)
WASHINGTON — The people who saw Michael Brown die all tell a similar story. Several named witnesses have said that Brown was fleeing when Ferguson,…

CULTURE

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Charles Belk Seeks An Automatic Erase for the Innocent
*Wrongfully arrested marketing executive and independent film producer, Charles Belk, presented to a panel of Hearing Commissioners on Friday, 9/12/14 at the California-Hawaii State Conference of the NAACP Los Angeles’ Hearing on “Solutions to Police Brutality and Racial Profiling.” Hearing Commissioners assembled included CA Assemblyman, Reginald Jones-Sawyers, Sr., NAACP National Board Member, Ron Hasson, CA-HI […]
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Schoolboy Q Talks About Making It Solely Based On Talent [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]
Britt chats with Schoolboy Q about touring Europe, interacting with fans during the show and more! Click on the audio player to hear more!

VIEWS

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Apollos Hester: Texas HS Football Player’s Epic Post-Game Speech Goes Viral
If Apollos Hester doesn’t make it to the NFL, the running back for the East View High School Patriots in Georgetown, Texas definitely has a…
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‘F**k It, I Quit': Alaskan Reporter Explains Her Controversial Exit
KTVA-TV Anchorage reporter Charlo Greene’s dramatic exit from her job during a live telecast has gone viral and the internet sensation is seizing the moment to…

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