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FedEx Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ To Drug Trafficking Charges
FedEx Corp. may be the largest drug dealer in the United States, according to a 27-page indictment handed down by the United States District Court on…
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ESPN Suspends Stephen A. Smith For Domestic Violence Comments [VIDEO]
ESPN has suspended “First Take” commentator Stephen A. Smith for one week for controversial remarks he made when discussing the suspension of Ravens running back Ray…
L.A. Mayor Accepts Michelle Obama’s Challenge To End Veteran Homelessness By 2016
Fertility Clinic Tells Woman She Can’t Use Sperm Donor From Another Race

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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…
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US: Russia Violated 1987 Nuclear Missile Treaty
WASHINGTON (AP) — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile…
Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia
Very Bad Week: Airline Disasters Come in a Cluster

ENTERTAINMENT

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Turns Out Booking R. Kelly To Play Your Music Festival Is Bad For Business
Late Monday, the festival announced they had “decided to part ways” with Kelly and canceled his concert. In a statement shared with HuffPost by the…
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Kim Kardashian’s Marriage to Kanye Over After 58 Days?
Just when you thought it was safe to believe in a Kim Kardashian marriage, it implodes before it can really get get off the ground.…
Boys & Girls Clubs Launches Campaign For After School Programs
Teacher Who Survived Sandy Hook Has Book Deal

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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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…
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Living Legends Foundation Honors Radio One Founder
As part of its 18th Annual awards celebration, the Living Legends Foundation is honoring Cathy Hughes, founder and Chairperson of Radio One, Inc./TV One LLC with the…
Red Lobster Goes Vertical on Plate to Push Quality
Dollar Tree Buying Family Dollar For $8.5 Billion

SPORTS

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ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Suspended for Saying Women Provoke Domestic Violence
Once Stephen A. Smith’s mouth is revved up in fifth gear, it’s almost impossible to shut off the rushing torrent of vowels and consonants. Looks like ESPN had…
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NBA, Clippers Eager for Sterling Out, Ballmer In
The NBA and the Los Angeles Clippers are ready to move on, even if Donald Sterling wants to keep fighting. Move on to Steve Ballmer,…
Lakers Finally Confirm Byron Scott is New Coach
Delany Noncommittal On Penn State Sanction Cuts

HEALTH

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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…
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$1,000 Sovaldi Now Hepatitis Treatment of Choice
WASHINGTON (AP) — The price may be high but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with…
The Body Fat Doctors Want You To Have
Walmart’s Ice Cream Sandwiches Don’t Melt In The Sun

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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Walmart’s Ice Cream Sandwiches Don’t Melt In The Sun
Last we checked, ice cream is supposed to melt if it isn’t kept chilled. But Walmart’s store-brand ice cream sandwiches don’t even melt in the…
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LHHATL’s Karlie Redd Says Tyler Perry Won’t Hire Her
WKYS radio personality EZ Street did a great interview with Love & Hip Hop Atlanta star Karlie Redd in which she discussed how she auditioned for a Tyler Perry…

VIEWS

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Stephen A. Smith Blames Those Accusing Him Of Victim-Blaming With Misconstruing What He Said
While many were expressing outrage at his comments about domestic violence, Stephen A. Smith let his followers on Twitter know that he was also ANNOYED.…
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Eric Garner Could Have Been Me
The recent death of Eric Garner, while in police custody, horrified and angered me. A video shows that police placed Garner in a choke hold,…

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