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Man Chokes Wife, Beats Her Over Fried Chicken
A Florida husband was arrested for choking his wife following an argument over the lack of leftover fried chicken. Desmond Brownlee, 45, was jailed and charged with…
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Black Lawyers Have Plan Of Attack Against Police Brutality [VIDEO]
The National Bar Association (NBA) wants 25 cities to hand over their records concerning police brutality cases. The NBA plans to file open records requests to…
Public Housing Policy May Cause Entire Families To Be Evicted [VIDEO]
Michael Brown Grand Jury Delays Decision Whether to Indict Darren Wilson

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WORLD NEWS

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Remember #BringBackOurGirls? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. They…
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Pistorius Could Get 15 Years For Culpable Homicide
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A South African judge on Friday found Oscar Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide in the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva…
4th Sierra Leonean Doctor Infected With Ebola
Judge: Pistorius Can’t Be Found Guilty Of Murder

ENTERTAINMENT

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Kanye West Stops In Middle Of Song To Yell At Kid In Wheelchair, “Stand Up!”
The acclaimed rapper, Kanye West (pictured) also known as “Yeezus,” who quite possibly thinks he is a reincarnation of our Savior, put his foot into…
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Controversy Over the NFL’s Social Responsibility Team
The NFL’s most recent move to quiet its critics has lead to another controversy. The league announced it had hired four women to head up their social…
Ministers With White Collars & Black Secrets [VIDEO]
Tyler Perry Saves Atlanta Youth Center With $45K Donation

POLITICS

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Obama Opens Campaign Against Campus Sexual Assault
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden plan to announce a campus sexual assault awareness campaign from the White House Friday,…
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GOP Set To Again Block Senate Dems On Women’s Pay
  WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republicans were ready to derail an election-season drive by Democrats on Monday to pressure employers to pay women the same…

BUSINESS

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Apple: Record 4M Orders Of IPhones On 1st Day
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new, larger iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial…
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Chicago Seaway Bank’s New CEO Discusses Personal Journey to Top
Seaway Bank and Trust Company is historical for Chicago’s Black community and its newly appointed president/CEO said he has big plans to not only uphold…
US Retail Sales Rise In August On Auto Sales
Olive Garden Investor: Back Off On The Breadsticks

SPORTS

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Atlanta Braves Fan Mock Name of New Stadium
The Atlanta Braves announced the name of their new ballpark during their groundbreaking ceremony in Cobb County, Ga., a suburban of Atlanta. The Braves will…
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Minnesota Gov. Blasts Adrian Peterson: He's a 'Public Embarrassment'
The governor of Minnesota Minnesota Vikings should suspend superstar back Adrian Peterson indefinitely. Mark Dayton released a statement on Tuesday saying he believes the Vikings should…
NFL’s Adrian Peterson Accused of Beating Another Son
Jay Cutler Rallies Bears Past 49ers In Fourth

HEALTH

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4 Myths About Cardio You Need To Stop Believing
We already know that cardio is good for fat burning and definitely important for keeping our heart healthy. Not to mention it’s been proven for…
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Hurdles For Obama Health Law In 2nd Sign-Up Season
WASHINGTON (AP) — Potential complications await consumers as President Barack Obama’s health care law approaches its second open enrollment season, just two months away. Don’t…
US Works To Step Up Ebola Aid, But Is It Enough?
Obama To Visit Atlanta Health Center To Talk Ebola

EDITORS PICKS

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Remember #BringBackOurGirls? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. They…

FEATURES

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In Chicago, Hoops Tournament Helps Heal, Provides Hope
Almost three years ago, I joined Father Michael Pfleger of St. Sabina Church on his weekly community walk on the South Side of Chicago. Father…

FAITH

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Are You The Prophet In Your Home?
Dear God: Fortify us with strength, courage and power to move and overcome every attack the enemy sends, no matter the source. When Jesus spoke…
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The Best Thing About Gospel Music According to Today’s Stars (Pt. 1) [VIDEO]
Modern gospel music occurs in many sub-genres. In the broadest sense, gospel music can include old African-American spirituals, Christmas carols and even Christian-themed great symphonies.…

FOCUS

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New Terror Fight Casts Shadow Over 9/11 Ceremonies
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s gathering war against a new upsurge in Islamic terror hung heavy over the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11…
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Ray Rice Video Sent To NFL In April, Law Enforcement Source Says
The National Football League’s story about how it handled the Ray Rice domestic violence situation may be further unraveling. The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that an unnamed law…

CULTURE

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Jay Z & Beyonce Are Working On A Joint Album
  What better way to break a bit of exclusive news than on the launch of your own network? DJ Skee launched his new DASH…
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Musiq Soulchild Remixes His Image To Become Rapper The Husel
Musiq Soulchild is doing something a little different these days to keep up with what’s hot in these streets! In case you were wondering where Musiq has…

VIEWS

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Cris Carter Takes A Stand Against Child Abuse And Reveals What NFL Players Truly Respect
Cris Carter believes there is no place in the home for corporal punishment and no place for abusers on an NFL field. In an emotional,…
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Ferguson, Dr. King And The Non-Violent Uprising
Dr. King said: a “riot is the language of the unheard.” What happens when folks do not feel like their voices are being heard? They…

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