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NewsOne Minute: Rikers Guards Accused of Faking Suicide Attempt to Cover Up Beating
Rikers Guards Accused of Faking Suicide Attempt to Cover Up Beating On Monday, New York City’s Department of Investigation said it’s reviewing the 129 incidents in which…
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N.Y.C. ‘Segregated’ Condo Gets Green Light For Separate Entrance For Poor Residents
Extell, a Manhattan high-rise luxury condo developer, has reportedly been given the green light to proceed with their plans to add a separate entrance to the…
Indiana makes marginal improvement in ‘Kids Count’
Gay, Transgender Workers Gain US Bias Protection



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Egypt Calls for Israeli, Palestinian Peace Talks
CAIRO (AP) — The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised…
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Obama Urges Immediate Access To Ukraine Crash Site
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sternly called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to compel Kremlin-backed separatists to stop hampering the probe at the Ukraine…
Nelson Mandela is Remembered on Birthday
Ukraine: Pro-Russia Rebels Downed Malaysian Plane


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Ex Destiny’s Child Member Arrested
A former member of Destiny’s Child was arrested in South Carolina over the weekend for disorderly conduct. Farrah Franklin, who was a part of the…
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First Look: Tyler Perry “If Loving You Is Wrong ”
On the heels of OWN’s popular series “The Haves and the Have Nots” comes Tyler Perry’s new primetime drama “If Loving You is Wrong,” premiering on OWN:…
Black Business Fueling Detroit’s Comeback
New Book Details To Young Adults What Awaits Them In Prison [VIDEO]


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Rauner keeps up push for Illinois term limits
CHICAGO (AP) — Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner kept up his drumbeat for Illinois term limits, saying Monday that “voters deserve a voice” on the issue and…
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Obama Gives Protection To Gay, Transgender Workers
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday gave employment protection to gay and transgender workers in the federal government and its contracting agencies, after…


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Fifth Third Bank is Legacy Sponsor of 2014 National Urban League Conference
Event Takes Place in Cincinnati July 23-26 CINCINNATI– Fifth Third Bank announced today that it is a proud legacy sponsor of the 2014 National Urban…
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Kobina Wright Pays Homage to the Automotive Industry
Kobina Wright’s latest art work focuses on the blossoming of the Ford Motor Company in 1903. Artist and writer, Kobina Wright, has recently created a…
Should Online Accounts Die When You Die?
Senate Panel Examining Role Of GM Legal Department


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Dream Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. He will have…
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LeBron James Begins Tour of China
BEIJING (AP) — LeBron James began his tour of China on Monday by exchanging gifts with another former child prodigy. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ star was…
Witness: Sterling Needs Clippers Sale to Pay Debts
White Sox pitching coach out with vertigo


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Fruit Recalled For Listeria Contamination
Packaged fresh fruit sold at select stores, including Costco, BJ’s, Trader Joe’s, has been recalled due to a possible listeria contamination threat, according to HealthDay. The…
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Tips for Choosing a Doctor
A referral from another physician or family and friends is a first step in choosing a doctor, but specialists advise doing some research to finalize…
Hopkins Pays $190M in Pelvis Exam Pix Settlement
Poor Teens’ Health May Benefit From Top Schools


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Chicago Lawmakers Approve Tough Gun Shop Restrictions
CHICAGO, June 25 – The Chicago City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a law that would allow the resumption of gun sales in the city…


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Chicago’s Black Contractors Demand Fair Hiring Process
CHICAGO–Black contractors said they are tired of losing out on jobs in their own communities, especially to large companies that find ways around the very law…


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Turning Sexual Temptation Into A Blessing
Dear God: Thank you for showing me the way out of temptation and into the blessing and discipline of singleness. Abstinence. Celibacy. Single. Married. Divorced.…
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Inspirational Song Of The Day: Eric Bibb – ‘I Want Jesus To Walk With Me’
    Don’t miss: BEHIND-THE-PRAISE: Anita Wilson: “I Wasn’t Enthused About Music Growing Up” Anthony Evans – I Found You [WORLD PREMIERE] New Music: Adia…


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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…
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Gift of Hope honors late Chicago teen’s parents, encourages families to discuss organ donation
CHICAGO – When it comes to organ donation, 33 percent of those on waiting lists are African American, but account for only 14 percent of…


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Finding Mr. Right: Woman Holds Audition For New Boyfriend
There’s an incredibly entertaining new approach to finding that special someone, but it’s still got a few kinks. Who needs or Tinder, when you…
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No Pictures, Please: Gabrielle Union And Dwyane Wade Ban Phones From Their Wedding
Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade aren’t taking any chances that their wedding pictures will wind up on social media! The happy couple has finally sent…


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I Was Confined to Solitary at Age 16 and It Still Haunts Me
February is cold in Northern Virginia. It’s even colder when you’re in a cell alone, without a mattress, a blanket, a pillow, or a sheet.…
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15 Comments You Should Never Say To A Woman With Natural Hair
When we stopped using chemical relaxers and flat irons to straighten our natural hair, we felt great that our tresses were finally getting the chance…



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