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Mike Pence & Indiana’s Anti-Gay Law Represent An American Problem
In a complete waste of time, Indiana Governor Mike Pence held a press conference on Tuesday morning to “clarify” the intent of the law known…
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Clark Atlanta University taps Texas Southern dean as new president
The succession of leadership at Clark Atlanta University has officially been concluded as it taps Ronald Johnson (above, left), the dean of Texas Southern University’s…
Smyrna Police identify officer who shot Nicholas Thomas, refuse to give investigation details
Morris Brown College emerges from bankruptcy and graduates students in May

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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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Mariah Carey Has A New Man?!
There are rumors that Mariah Carey may have moved on from Nick Cannon with a famous director! It looks like Mariah has been cozying up…
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Where House Began: Chicago’s Warehouse
It’s been a year since we learned the tragic news that the Godfather of house music, Frankie Knuckles, passed. The legacy of Knuckles was so…
R&B Singer Michel’le Says Dr. Dre Once Pulled A Gun On Her, Bullet Missed By Inches
AM BUZZ: Mendeeces & Yandy Land Spin Off Show; Terrence Howard’s Debt & More

POLITICS

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TWO MEDIA POWERHOUSES JOIN FORCES TO PRESENT 2015 MAYORAL POLL DATA
For the first time in history, Chicago’s historic Chicago Defender newspaper and WVON 1690AM radio station are working together to distribute an authentic poll that…
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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…

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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Erica Campbell ‘More Love’ [NEW MUSIC VIDEO]
Not one to rest on her laurels, Campbell continues to move onward with the release of the remix album HELP 2.0 tomorrow. HELP 2.0 is…
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Gospel’s Happy Heart Jamie Grace Announces Big News
Jamie Grace is an inspiration. A graduate of Point University with a bachelor’s in child and youth development, Jamie Grace uses her platform as a…

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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Where House Began: Chicago’s Warehouse
It’s been a year since we learned the tragic news that the Godfather of house music, Frankie Knuckles, passed. The legacy of Knuckles was so…
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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…

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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