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Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques
  WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate report on the CIA’s interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the…
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Obama Won’t Legalize Pot Just Because The New York Times Said He Should
The White House has responded to New York Times editorials this week supporting marijuana legalization, saying ending U.S. pot prohibition isn’t the “silver bullet solution.”…
George Zimmerman’s New Job: Security Guard At A Gun Store
Michelle Obama Promotes Girls’ Education at YALI Summit

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WORLD NEWS

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Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens
  FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — A leading doctor who risked his own life to treat dozens of Ebola patients died Tuesday from the disease,…
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West African Airline Suspends Flights Amid Ebola
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Police officers deployed to Liberia’s international airport to ensure passengers are screened for Ebola symptoms as a major regional airline announced…
US: Russia Violated 1987 Nuclear Missile Treaty
Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

ENTERTAINMENT

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Kim K Blasts Adrienne Bailon; Future Caught Cheating On Ciara?
Underneath that contoured face and wispy eye lashes is a vicious woman waiting to pounce on any prey that dare challenge the Kardashian name….or something…
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NeNe Leakes HSN Clothing Line Sells Out In One Day
Joining the list of reality royalty turned fashion designer, Nene Leakes has created a line of staple favorites that will be a perfect addition to your…
What Do You Think About Stephen A. Smith’s Comments, Suspension?
Wildin’ Out Wednesday: Sarah Palin TV And VP Dap? [VIDEO]

POLITICS

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Obama: Female Oppression Crippling Parts Of Africa
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama spoke out Monday against gender oppression in Africa that he said is “crippling” parts of the continent, urging young…
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Clinton: US Needs Orderly Process For Border Kids
  WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton says she opposes changing a 2008 immigration law under consideration by Congress. The potential 2016 Democratic presidential candidate…

BUSINESS

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NAACP Teams Up with Dunkin’ Brands To Grow Black Franchises
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announced last week that the civil rights group will partner with Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc., the…
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People of Color, Women Often Punished For Promoting Others Like Them
Researchers are now discovering how people of color and women are often penalized at work for promoting others like themselves. In a time where many companies…
Living Legends Foundation Honors Radio One Founder
Red Lobster Goes Vertical on Plate to Push Quality

SPORTS

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Atlanta Falcons Show Off New Renditions of Stadium
As construction of the new billion-dollar stadium continues unabated along Northside Drive in downtown Atlanta, the Falcons brass release new photos of the renditions of…
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ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse
  NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women…
Sam factor prepares Rams for sensitivity session
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Suit, Will Change Rules

HEALTH

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7 Summertime Foods That Burn Belly Fat
“How do I get rid of this belly fat?” This is easily one of the most common weight loss questions out there. In addition to…
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The Disturbing Link Between Sleep Deprivation And False Memories
Sleep deprivation is a serious safety issue and has been implicated in everything from oil spills to plane crashes to nuclear power plant explosions. It…
$1,000 Sovaldi Now Hepatitis Treatment of Choice
The Body Fat Doctors Want You To Have

EDITORS PICKS

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NAACP Recognizes Quincy Jones’ Humanitarian Work With Medal
Quincy Jones is set to receive the 99th NAACP Spingarn Medal July 23 at the 105th NAACP National Convention. This medal is considered the highest…

FEATURES

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Antoine Walker Hosts Screening in Chicago for His Documentary ‘Gone in an Instant’
  In Antoine Walker’s new documentary, “Gone in an Instant,” he uses a personal life lesson to hopefully prevent other young NBA players from making…

FAITH

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The Real Meaning Of The 23rd Psalm
Psalm 23 portrays God as a shepherd, feeding (verse 1) and leading (verse 3) his flock. The “rod and staff” (verse 4) are also the…
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Inspirational Song Of The Day: Danetra Moore – Only God Can
​Danetra Moore is an exceptionally talented and dynamic vocalist, model and actress. She is a native of Stockton, California that now resides in Atlanta, Georgia.…

FOCUS

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Mayor speaks out on Chicago red-light cameras
CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is acknowledging that the city needs to take steps to restore public trust in the red-light camera program…
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Police Seize More than 3,600 Illegal Firearms in 2014
CHICAGO – Chicago Police Superintendent Garry F. McCarthy announced Chicago Police have seized more than 3,600 illegal firearms to date in 2014. Superintendent McCarthy was…

CULTURE

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Rutgers University Professor Brittney Cooper Wants Less Police ‘Encounters,’ Not Friendlier Ones
The death of Eric Garner at the hands of the New York City Police Department, and additional videos that have surfaced showing police using excessive…
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Benched: ESPN Suspends Stephen A. Smith Over Domestic Violence Comments
ESPN has told “First Take” host Stephen A. Smith to have a seat, and they’ve placed him on suspension. Less than a week after Stephen…

VIEWS

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Walgreens May Face Consumer, Political Backlash if It Elects to Become a ‘Corporate Deserter’
Within the next several weeks Illinois-based Walgreens drug store chain is set to decide if it will become what President Obama referred to last week…
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On Your Own: Here’s Why Entrepreneurs Will Never Make ‘Enough’ Money
The moment I left for college, for some reason, I no longer had a consistent sense of satisfaction. I can honestly recall one moment in…

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