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Family of slain Nicholas Thomas to meet with Smyrna police chief
The family of Nicholas Taft Thomas, the unarmed man shot and killed by Smyrna Police, are set to meet with the chief of Smyrna Police…
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TSA Agrees To Stop Racially Profiling Black Women’s Hair
After official complaints from two black women who said they were racially profiled by their “sisterlocks” hair styles, the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) on Thursday…
Ole Miss Student Indicted On Civil Rights Charges After Tying Noose Around James Meredith Statue
Thomas family calls for GBI Investigation after deadly Smyrna police shooting

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WORLD NEWS

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World Health Organization Approves 1st Quick Test For Ebola
BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization has approved a quick test for Ebola that will dramatically cut the time it takes to determine with…
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Ebola Cases Decline In West Africa, By Over 80 Percent In Sierra Leone
The U.S. military is bringing home all but 100 troops dispatched to West Africa almost 10 months ago in an effort to stem the Ebola…
Boko Haram, Hit By 3-Nation Offensive, Rampage In Cameroon
Liberia: Only 5 People Being Treated For Ebola In Country

ENTERTAINMENT

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“Nah-Mean!” 10 Reasons Why You Should Be Excited About New “Daily Show” Host Trevor Noah
Comedian Trevor Noah is currently everywhere thanks to his new job — he’s nabbed the coveted hosting spot at The Daily Show. In an interview with…
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TV ROUNDUP: NeNe & Kim Zolciak Land New Show; ‘The Wiz’ Hits TV & More
 NeNe & Kim Zolciak Land New Show Bloop! After rekindling their friendship, last year, NeNe Leakes and Kim Zolciak are officially cast mates again. Bravo…
What former enemies on ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ getting spin-off show?
Fit!Live!Win! Hollywood Trainer Jeanette Jenkins’ Tips To Get In Shape For Summer

POLITICS

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Rauner's immigration message confuses advocates
Republican Governor Rauner shows his stoic stance on Immgration for the state of Illinois By Sophia Tareen Associated Press Immigration Minority Groups Bruce Rauner Finance Barack…
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Yet Another Black Man Attacked by Police
    Martese Johnson beaten by  police            Martese Johnson after the attack                …

BUSINESS

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Now Is The Time To Think About Later: 5 Ways To Turn Your Savings Into Retirement Income
Thinking about and planning for retirement and retirement income when you are still finding your place in the workforce can be quite difficult. Some of…
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The Retweet: Starbucks Plans To Stop Writing “Race Together” On Cups, But They’re Not Done With The Race Conversation Yet
Last week, Starbucks CEO Howard Shultz surprised many when he encouraged employees to scribble “Race Together” on the side of coffee cups to spark a…
Tweet Tweet: Your Favorite Social Media Platform Is Facing A Gender Discrimination Lawsuit
SHE WORKS: Lotty Dotty Founders Create Adorable, High-Fashion ‘Paper Doll’ T-Shirts & We Want One!

SPORTS

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Grammy-winner 2Chainz inspires Hawks to conferene-clinching win against Heat
ATLANTA — With a final score of 99-86, the Atlanta Hawks clinched the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs last night at Philips…
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Mo ne Davis is Different
      “Mo’ne Davis is Different,”                      by Eleana Ewes          …
2Chainz performs during Hawks victory; plays horse with Dominique Wilkins
2 Chainz named new CEO of the Atlanta Hawks

HEALTH

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Chef Richard’s Super Healthy 4-Pound Super Healthy Meatloaf Recipe
© Chef Richard and our friends at the Mayo Clinic are giving us a healthy alternative to meatloaf. Below Chef Richard shows us how to make…
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Preventing Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace
  Discrimination against pregnant women is common so IDHR introduces training to end it.   IDHR Introduces Training on Preventing Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace…
Republicans Overhauls Medicare and Repeals the Health Law
Obama To Visit VA Hospital, Check Progress On Veterans Care

EDITORS PICKS

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‘Blood Is Still Red': Ferguson Fears Setback As Cop-Shooter Eludes Manhunt
FERGUSON, Mo. — As reporters flocked back to this St. Louis suburb following the ambush shooting of two officers outside the police department overnight, residents, law enforcement…

FEATURES

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Journey To Empowerment exhibit opens today at local library
Visitors to Harold Washington Library and 88 satellite libraries will have an opportunity to explore the treasured archives of the iconic Chicago Defender newspaper. Still…

FAITH

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Palm Sunday’s Deeper Meaning
On Sunday, Christians all over the world will be carrying palms and other branches. That’s because it’s Palm Sunday, a celebration of the day Jesus…
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Mary Mary Season 4 Episode 4: Together Again Recap And Lesson
Recap: Erica desperately needs a vacation, so when Warryn cancels their getaway for a work trip in NYC, things get heated. But the real fireworks…

FOCUS

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Another life lost: Deonte Hoard
  Shots rang out in South Deering, a far southiside  neighborhood, last Monday when 17-year old Deonte Hoard was accompanying his friend to the store…
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The Way Forward for Black Students
For good reasons many African Americans have wonderful memories of their time in public schools. Among those recollections are the family and community legacies, the…

CULTURE

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7 Questions We Want Karrueche Tran To Answer During Her Iyanla Vanzant Interview
Karrueche Tran is goin be opening up about how she’s doing in the aftermath of her public breakup with Chris Brown. It was the beginning…
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#StayWoke: Boko Haram Just Kidnapped At Least 400 More Children In Nigeria
Although social media has significantly quieted down on this issue in recent months, #bringbackourgirls is still an extremely urgent topic that warrants our unwavering attention.

VIEWS

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Over 1,000 attend police shooting victim Tony Robinson Jr’s funeral
Over a thousand people poured into a Wisconsin high school auditorium on Saturday to say goodbye to 19-year-old Tony Terrell Robinson Jr. On March 6, an unarmed Robinson…
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Ferguson’s part-time mayor in full-time spotlight
  FILE – In this March 11, 2015 file photo, Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III announces the resignation of police chief Thomas Jackson during a…

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