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Update: Ferguson Grand Jury Reaches Decision
*A St. Louis County grand jury has completed deliberations and reached a decision in the case of Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, reports USA Today. CNN and The Washington Post reported that prosecutor Robert McCulloch will announce later today whether Wilson, 28, will face charges in the death of Michael Brown, 18, on a Ferguson street […]
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NewsOne Minute: Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani Makes Controversial Remarks about Ferguson
Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani came under fire yesterday after making controversial remarks about the protests taking place in Ferguson. In a heated debate on NBC’s…
Atlanta Streetcar Crashes Twice in 1 Week
Grady Hospital Ends Contract with Blue Cross Blue Shield



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Amid Ebola cases, Mali braces borders and beyond
KOUREMALE, Mali (AP) — On Mali’s dusty border with Ebola-stricken Guinea, travelers have a new stop: Inside a white tent, masked medical workers zap incomers…
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Military Scaling Back Treatment Units In Liberia
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the U.S. military is scaling back the size and number of Ebola treatment facilities it is building in…
Surgeon With Ebola Coming To US For Care
American & African Healthcare Workers Go On Strike Against Fighting Ebola


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Bill Cosby Accuser Louisa Moritz Plans Class Action Lawsuit
An actress who says Bill Cosby forced oral sex on her in her dressing room four decades ago is trying to round up at least nine other…
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Bill Cosby Supporters Faizon Love, J.U.S.T.I.C.E League Post Vulgar Tweets
  Bill Cosby has a lot of money to weather this tumultuous personal storm. But what he hasn’t had in the last few weeks is…
NewsOne Now Exclusive: Cathy Hughes Reflects On The Life Of Marion Barry
Rapper Cool C To Be Executed In 2015


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Chicago’s New Treasurer Says He Has Big Plans for the City
CHICAGO–Chicago’s new City Treasurer, Kurt Summers has big plans to show the world that all of Chicago is worth investing in, not just downtown. He…
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Judge Rules Illinois Pension Overhaul Unconstitutional
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – An Illinois judge has ruled that a law intended to fix the nation’s worst state employee pension crisis violates the state…


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Grady Hospital Ends Contract with Blue Cross Blue Shield
Because of a long-standing contract dispute, Grady Memorial Hospital will no longer be in Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia’s network when the current contract ends…
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Best Black Friday Deals
  ($159 HP laptop at Walmart)   Alright now, all you Black Friday fanatics, let’s huddle up. If you are crazy enough to park yourself…
Black Hollywood Comes Out for Ebony Power 100 Gala [VIDEO]
White House: Immigration Steps Would Boost Wages


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NBA’s First Openly Gay Player Jason Collins Retires
*Jason Collins, the first openly gay man to play in the NBA, announced Wednesday that he is retiring from the league. According to Yahoo Sports, the 35-year-old athlete made the announcement in a first-person story for Sports Illustrated. It’s the same forum he used in April 2013, to publicly reveal his sexuality and become the […]
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LHHH’s Moniece Accused Of Stealing $109K From NBA Baller Ex-Boyfriend
It’s always something with these “Love and Hip Hop Hollywood” cast members. In latest news, Moniece Slaughter, Lil Fizz’s baby’s mother, is said to have…
ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Threatens 76ers Point Guard in Rant on Radio
Atlanta-area Agency Investigating Dwight Howard for Child Abuse


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Liberia Free Of Ebola By Christmas, Says President
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia’s president on Monday urged her countrymen to double their efforts to reach the government’s goal of having zero new Ebola…
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US Looking Past Ebola To Prepare For Next Outbreak
WASHINGTON (AP) — The next Ebola or the next SARS. Maybe even the next HIV. Even before the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is brought…
Officials Downplay Debates Over Ebola Aid Response
How Stress Changes The Brain


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Bill Cosby’s ‘Media Crucifixion’
  There are a few things I dislike with great passion, one is oppression, censorship is another and self righteous judgment ranks highly and of…


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Chicago calls for artist submissions for program
CHICAGO (AP) – Musicians, painters, magicians and other local artists are being asked to submit proposals for a Chicago summer initiative held in the city’s…


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Best Catalogs For Holiday Shopping & Beyond
Catalogs are the best way to get a discount on gifts that you always wanted to give.  Here ares some of the best quality catalogs…
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‘Not Everything Needs Go Be Viral’ [OP-ED]
Editor’s Note: Yesterday we posted the following storyGay Man “Delivered” From Homosexuality Delivered Laughs… But Not So Fast [OP-ED] and received dozens of notes and facebook posts.…


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Obama To Make Immigration Announcement Thursday
President Barack Obama will announce executive orders on immigration Thursday during an address to the nation, the White House confirmed in a Facebook video. “Everybody agrees that…
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Bill Cosby’s New NBC Show Is No Longer In Development
NBC has confirmed to HuffPost Entertainment that a planned sitcom project with Bill Cosby is no longer in development. The network had no further comment…


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#TeamBeautiful Talk: Honestly, We’re Having A Really Hard Time Talking About Bill Cosby
Three weeks into this Bill Cosby rape scandal and we decided it was time for #TeamBeautiful to have a sit down. Sure we’ve been reporting…
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The Chicago Defender’s Executive Editor Talks about Bill Cosby’s Media Crucifixion on CNN
The Chicago Defender’s Executive Editor Kai El Zabar sat down with Michael A. Smerconish on CNN to discuss the media’s portrayal of Bill Cosby since…


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Rudy Giuliani Says White Cops Are Needed To Stop Black People From Shooting Each Other
WASHINGTON — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R) on Sunday criticized what he described as lopsided coverage of the situation in Ferguson, Missouri,…
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Faizon Love Stands By Bill Cosby, Blasts Critics and Hannibal Buress on Twitter
 *You can count Faizon Love among those standing in support of Bill Cosby. According to reports, the “Friday” star has been on a Twitter rampage over the past few days with a series of tweets slamming anyone who’s come out against Cosby as well as the women who accuse him of sexual assault and fellow […]



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