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New York City Doctor Has Ebola and Traveled All Over Manhattan
New York City was shaken Thursday night after it was revealed a doctor who has been diagnosed with the deadly and contagious Ebola virus came home…
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Ferguson Protesters in Atlanta Shut Down Traffic on Interstate 75/85
Atlanta is already notorious for having one of the very worst traffic congestions in the United States — and getting steadily worse. But the reason…
Texas Nurse Amber Vinson Is Ebola-Free!
Thomas Eric Duncan’s Sister Denied Experimental Drug Results



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Ebola-stricken nurse being flown to Washington
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials said Thursday they still don’t know how two Dallas nurses caught Ebola from a patient, as criticism increased from…
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UN Says Ebola Death Toll Rising To 4,500 This Week
GENEVA (AP) — The death toll from the Ebola crisis will rise to more than 4,500 lives this week from among 9,000 people infected by…
Many Sick In US Ebola Patient’s Liberia Hometown
Obama: Fighting Ebola Must Be A Global Priority


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Buddy Guy’s Legends Presents the Chicago Blues
Chicago – WYCC PBS Chicago and Buddy Guy’s Legends have teamed up to bring television viewing audiences a one of a kind blues experience with…
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Were The Ferguson Leaks Crafted To Support The Narrative Of Darren Wilson?
The official autopsy of Michael Brown was leaked earlier this week sparking more protests in Feguson and caused the Justice Department to condemn the release…
PM BUZZ: Tyrese & Sanaa Lathan Dating; Lamar Won’t Sign Divorce Papers & More
T.I.: Snoop Apologized To Iggy ‘Out Of The Goodness Of His Heart”


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Fight for Your Rights
Historically Black women have been denied control over their bodies. The American slave trade denied black women their dignity, right to fall in love, choose…
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Democrats love seeing minimum wage on the ballot
CHICAGO (AP) — As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas…


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Amazon’s Loss Makes Holidays A Question Mark
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s trademark smile icon is becoming more of a grimace. The world’s largest online retailer reported a wider third-quarter loss than…
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Procter & Gamble Taking Out Its Batteries
NEW YORK (AP) — Procter & Gamble plans to remove its batteries and make Duracell a stand-alone company. The world’s largest consumer products maker, which…
Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states last month
Staples Investigates ‘Potential Issue’ Involving Credit Card Data


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University of North Carolina Helped Thousands of Athletes Cheat for 20 Years
One of the most stellar and admired sports programs in the country, if not the world, just had its reputation stained. Permanently. According to an…
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Seahawks Traded Percy Harvin Because He Questioned QB Russel Wilson’s Blackness
Former Seattle Seahawks explosive wide receiver Percy Harvin was traded to the Jets because he openly questioned the “blackness” of golden boy and Super Bowl-winning…
Gay Football Player Michael Sam Cut by Dallas Cowboys
Fighters suing Mayweather over Vegas cable TV bout


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Obama Offers Federal Help To NY With Ebola Case
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering federal support to New York as it responds to its first Ebola case. Obama spoke Thursday night…
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Texas Nurse Amber Vinson Is Ebola-Free!
It has not even been a week since nurse Amber Vinson (pictured), who cared for Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, was diagnosed with the dreaded…
Provident Foundation Reception Thursday, Oct.23
Thomas Eric Duncan’s Sister Denied Experimental Drug Results


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Fight for Your Rights
Historically Black women have been denied control over their bodies. The American slave trade denied black women their dignity, right to fall in love, choose…


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The Harlem Fine Arts Show Showcases Artists From Around The World
On the heels of Chicago’s Artist Month comes The Harlem Fine Arts Show, which stops at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago from October 30 to…


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With a coveted Dove Award win, Grammy and Stellar Award nominations and nearly 20 years of memorable music to their credit, to say that Contemporary…
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Sister Cristina Scuccia, The Singing Nun, Releases ‘Like A Virgin’ Cover [VIDEO]
  The amazing and talented singing nun, Sister Cristina, is a huge fan of the Madonna…and the other Madonna. For her first album, due to…


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Nov. 4 Ballot Set to Ask Chicago Voters about Minimum Wage Increase
  CHICAGO–Even with working two jobs, one West Side man is barely making it. And with a child on the way, he said he could…
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Chicago Nonprofit Accepting Applications to Complete Free Home Repairs in Austin & Maywood
CHICAGO–Sometimes purchasing the home is the easy part, but maintaining it can be a challenge, especially for the elderly, said Wanda Ramirez, executive director of…


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Big Sean Launches ‘I Don’t F*ck With You’ Phone App
Taking full advantage of popularity of his hit record “I Don’t F*ck With You“, Big Sean has decided to take it to the next level…
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T.I. Explains How He Got Snoop Dogg To Apologize To Iggy Azalea [VIDEO]
  It didn’t take a lot for T.I. to get Snoop Dogg to apologize for the way he went in on Iggy Azalea earlier this…


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Open Letter to Kanye West: Ferguson Is Happening. Where Are You?
Dear ‘Ye, You have spent much of your career defying naysayers and the standards people have set for you. You refused to be intimidated by…
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Report: Chicago Police Are Getting Away With Brutality, And Most Of It Is Against Minorities
A report to be presented to the United Nations next month alleges the Chicago Police Department has engaged in “ongoing, pervasive” violence targeting the city’s…



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