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Day 11: Live From Ferguson [LIVE STREAM]
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[VIDEO] These Black Women & Girls Were Killed By Police
In the wake of the Michael Brown, Eric Garner, John Crawford, Ezell Ford murders by police officers, let’s not forget about the Black women who have lost…
Official: 4 of 6 child hostages freed in Harvey
Holder brings his civil rights push to Ferguson

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Liberia president declares Ebola curfew
  MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia’s president declared a curfew and ordered security forces to quarantine a slum home to at least 50,000 people late…
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100,000 elephants killed in Africa, study finds
  NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Poachers killed an estimated 100,000 elephants across Africa between 2010 and 2012, a huge spike in the continent’s death rate…
Ebola puts focus on drugs made in tobacco plants
Ebola Health Workers Battle Death, Heat, Rumors

ENTERTAINMENT

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What Are The Next Steps In Ferguson?
The National Guard has arrived in Ferguson, Gov. Jay Nixon has lifted the curfew in Ferguson, provocateurs continue to incite violence after dark, Mike Brown’s…
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Global Reaction To The Unrest In Ferguson [VIDEO]
Images from Ferguson have reached around the world and there has been a tremendous intentional response to the unrest in Ferguson. Roland Martin and the…
John Crawford Family Attorney Shares Details On Surveillance Video Of The Shooting
Twitter Goes CRAZY over Nicki Minaj’s ‘Anaconda’ Video Release

POLITICS

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AP Exclusive: US changing no-fly list rules
  WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is promising to change the way travelers can ask to be removed from its no-fly list of suspected…
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Blagojevich, state corruption feature in ruling
CHICAGO (AP) _ A federal appeals court has taken on the issue of pay-to-play corruption in Illinois under disgraced ex-Gov. Rod Blagojevich. The U.S. 7th…

BUSINESS

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[WATCH] Black FOX Anchor Pushed To the Edge By Geraldo’s Ferguson Comments
Media personality (and lawyer?) Geraldo Rivera was a guest on FOX’s “Outnumbered” Tuesday afternoon and got into it briefly with the show’s sole black panelist…
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Don Lemon Alleges National Guard Member Used the ‘N-Word’, Seemingly Shocked It Happened ‘In 2014′
It’s pretty well documented that Don Lemon is against the use of the “n-word.” In fact, he’s described it as one of the five things…
Ald. Leslie Hairston gives grocer Bob Mariano tour
A Closer Look: Do more with companion devices

SPORTS

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The Chicago Cubs presents HBCU Day in association with 17th annual Chicago Football Classic
In association with the 17th Chicago Football Classic The Chicago Cubs present HBCU Day @ Wrigley Field Sunday, September 21, 1:20 p.m. Come represent your…
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Ohio State: Injured QB Miller done for the season
  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State says quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season after reinjuring his throwing shoulder.   Miller, a two-time…
Law aims to prevent student athlete concussions
NCAA’s strongest argument might be cap limit

HEALTH

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US won’t reveal records on health website security
  WASHINGTON (AP) — After promising not to withhold government information over “speculative or abstract fears,” the Obama administration has concluded it will not publicly…
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Disabilities in kids rise; not physical problems
  CHICAGO (AP) — Disabilities among U.S. children have increased slightly, with a bigger rise in mental and developmental problems in those from wealthier families,…
Ebola Health Workers Battle Death, Heat, Rumors
Liberia Gets Ebola Drug; Ponders Who Should Get It

EDITORS PICKS

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Mo’ne Davis Makes History As First Little Leaguer To Land National Sports Illustrated Cover
Mo’ne Davis, 13, who plays for Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons youth baseball team, has become the first Little Leaguer to land the national cover of Sports Illustrated,…

FEATURES

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Jackie Robinson West Viewing Party [Photos]
More than 500 Chicagoans rooted for the Jackie Robinson West All-Stars team at a viewing party Thursday at the Jackie Robinson Field. They watched as…

FAITH

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Rance Allen Group Unleashes Crisp, New Sound
Yes. You’ve heard the buzz that the legendary Rance Allen Group has been in the studio and the group’s debut single “A Lil’ Louder (Clap…
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Dove Awards Nominations 2014
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) announced today, from Allen Arena on the campus of Lipscomb University, the nominees in 42 categories for the 45th Annual…

FOCUS

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Knowing Your Government: What Is Freedom Of The Press
Transparency is key to the American way of life. Today, here at home and around the world … the struggle is intense to control information…
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Pastor Jamal Bryant: ‘A Flicker of Hope’ In Ferguson
Pastor Jamal Bryant joined guest host Jeff Johnson Wednesday on “NewsOne Now” to deliver an update on the situation in Ferguson. Bryant detailed a town hall…

CULTURE

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Public meeting Aug.21 to discuss Chicago’s A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter Museum, proposed national park legislation
Springfield, MA – The A. Philip Randolph Institute (“APRI”) Mass Chapter announced that it will join the AFL-CIO in lending its full support to an…
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Tameka Raymond: ‘Being Married To Usher Was A Lot Of Pressure’
“Atlanta Exes” star Tameka Raymond is back to enjoying her life as a mother and being a reality TV star. But dating can be challenging. Men commonly compare…

VIEWS

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What White People Can Do About the Killing of Black Men in America
‘Can we switch for just one day?’ my friend Sean jokingly asked me as we were working out at the gym. ‘No, way’ I said…
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Can We Keep The Peace In The Wake Of The Mike Brown Shooting?
The family of Mike Brown has called for peace in Ferguson, but will the outraged community be able to hold on long enough without being…

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