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Couple gets run over by mad mother after helping her son stuck in hot car
A good Samaritan couple was run down by a psychotic woman enraged that they would call the police on her for leaving her son locked in…
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NYPD Officers Who Shot And Killed Kimani Gray Will Not Face Criminal Charges
The NYPD officers who shot and killed 16-year-old Kimani Gray will not face criminal charges, reports the Daily News. RELATED: Principal Of Slain Brooklyn Teen Pens…
Gun Shop Owner Denies Hiring George Zimmerman For Security Despite His Claims To Cops
Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

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WORLD NEWS

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Top doctor dies from Ebola after treating dozens
  FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — A leading doctor who risked his own life to treat dozens of Ebola patients died Tuesday from the disease,…
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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…
US: Russia Violated 1987 Nuclear Missile Treaty
Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia

ENTERTAINMENT

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Lollapalooza Marks A Decade In Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — Once the vagabond of the music festival and touring circuit, Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three…
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Kandi Burruss Backstage Demands Include New Toilet Seats, Popeyes Chicken
Kandi Burruss appears to be a genuinely nice person and an astute businesswoman and artist. But whatever you do, do not mess with her chicken…
Kim K Blasts Adrienne Bailon; Future Caught Cheating On Ciara?
NeNe Leakes HSN Clothing Line Sells Out In One Day

POLITICS

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House GOP Scrambles For Votes On Border Bill
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans, scrambling to win conservative support for a bill addressing the immigration crisis on the border, have scheduled a companion vote…
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Suing Obama: GOP-Led House Gives The Go-Ahead
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided House approved a Republican plan Wednesday to launch a campaign-season lawsuit against President Barack Obama, accusing him of exceeding…

BUSINESS

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NAACP Teams Up with Dunkin’ Brands To Grow Black Franchises
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People announced last week that the civil rights group will partner with Dunkin’ Brands Group, Inc., the…
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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…
Living Legends Foundation Honors Radio One Founder
Red Lobster Goes Vertical on Plate to Push Quality

SPORTS

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Jeter Gets Presidential Farewell In Texas
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former President George W. Bush took…
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Stern Sees Sterling Saga Ending Well, Lauds Silver
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Commissioner David Stern praised the NBA’s handling of the Donald Sterling controversy and predicts it will “end well” for the…
Pittsburgh Steelers Player Sued for Giving Woman Herpes
Evelyn Lozada Blasted by Ex-boyfriend Antoine Walker as a Gold Digger

HEALTH

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NCAA Settles Head-Injury Suit, Will Change Rules
CHICAGO (AP) — The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports’…
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7 Summertime Foods That Burn Belly Fat
“How do I get rid of this belly fat?” This is easily one of the most common weight loss questions out there. In addition to…
The Disturbing Link Between Sleep Deprivation And False Memories
$1,000 Sovaldi Now Hepatitis Treatment of Choice

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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Rutgers University Professor Brittney Cooper Wants Less Police ‘Encounters,’ Not Friendlier Ones
The death of Eric Garner at the hands of the New York City Police Department, and additional videos that have surfaced showing police using excessive…
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Benched: ESPN Suspends Stephen A. Smith Over Domestic Violence Comments
ESPN has told “First Take” host Stephen A. Smith to have a seat, and they’ve placed him on suspension. Less than a week after Stephen…

VIEWS

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Walgreens May Face Consumer, Political Backlash if It Elects to Become a ‘Corporate Deserter’
Within the next several weeks Illinois-based Walgreens drug store chain is set to decide if it will become what President Obama referred to last week…
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On Your Own: Here’s Why Entrepreneurs Will Never Make ‘Enough’ Money
The moment I left for college, for some reason, I no longer had a consistent sense of satisfaction. I can honestly recall one moment in…

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