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Obama’s Attempts to Close Digital Divide Jeopardized by Legal Dispute
Ruling by International Trade Commission is pending In July, President Obama traveled to Oklahoma to make a relatively little-noticed but important announcement that has the…
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Ben Carson: Planned Parenthood preys on Blacks to ‘control population’
The Washington Post fact checks the GOP presidential candidate's claim about Margaret Sanger, Planned Parenthood's founder.
EXCLUSIVE: Original Million Man March director has word for those ‘tired’ of protests
Blackhawks Win Third Stanley Cup in Six Seasons

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WORLD NEWS

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WATCH: Trump Escalates Attacks On Journalists, Tosses Top Hispanic Anchor From News Conference
Republican frontrunner Donald Trump ejected a top Hispanic news anchor from a news conference for, well, trying to ask a question.
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Julian Bond Served Our Community
Some people have a choice but Julian Bond always knew who he was and what his responsibility was to his community. He was born the…
Archbishop Desmond Tutu hospitalized
Majority Of Women Recently Rescued From Boko Haram Pregnant

ENTERTAINMENT

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Queen Serena in Grand Slam Goddess Mode
  by Kai EL’ Zabar U.S. Open Day One Monday 9.31.15 Gracing the cover of Vogue earlier this year postured Serena  for the big win…
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Chicago Fashion Designer JERMIKKO Pops up for 4 days
JERMIKKO Pops up  for 4 days Jermikko 4 day Pop-In in Hyde Park If you’re planning on updating your fall and winter wardrobe  with outer wear…
Idris Elba to ‘too rough’ and ‘too street’ to play James Bond, author says
Porsha Williams fights Cynthia bailey on ‘RHOA’; guess who won?

POLITICS

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Black Students Return to School, But Will the Funding?
According to the Mayor and CPS officials, Chicago Public School students have been making tremendous progress in spite of school closings and budget cuts. But…
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Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate
Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate   This interview was originally conducted by Carol Felsenthal with Chicago Magazine. The former president…

BUSINESS

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007 Author Says Idris Elba Is “Too Street” To Play Bond, Apologizes Immediately
The author of the upcoming James Bond novel has issued an apology for dismissing Idris Elba for the spy role by calling him "too street."
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Queen Serena in Grand Slam Goddess Mode
  by Kai EL’ Zabar U.S. Open Day One Monday 9.31.15 Gracing the cover of Vogue earlier this year postured Serena  for the big win…
Chicago Fashion Designer JERMIKKO Pops up for 4 days
NEWS ROUNDUP: Black Women Cover September Issues Of Major Magazines…AND MORE

SPORTS

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A Champion is crowned at the 2015 Nike Chi-League
    The stage was set Saturday evening at Whitney Young high school as the final 4 teams battled for the right to play for the…
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Bears Report Card: Preseason Week 1-Bears vs Dolphins
Before last night, the last image of Bears football that clogs my memory is that awful Sunday night when the defense had the ultimate lapse…
Bears starters leave much to be desired in 27-10 victory over Dolphins
Week 6 Recap: The “Final 4” is set at the Nike Chi-League!

HEALTH

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Aerie and NEDA celebrate body positivity with annual walk
It’s time to celebrate everyone’s bodies for what they are. Join the National Eating Disorders Association and it’s national walk sponsor, Aerie, to help combat…
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Summer Bay Salad
“Summer produce and winter produce are like third cousins. They’re distant relatives,” my grandmother always began whenever she explained why she never cooked from the…
SEA Blue Chicago Raises Funds for Prostate Cancer
It’s A Man’s Playground: Here’s The Simple Things Women Want From Their Gym

EDITORS PICKS

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Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate
Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate   This interview was originally conducted by Carol Felsenthal with Chicago Magazine. The former president…

FEATURES

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Last Weekend Chicago Defender Exhibit at Harold Washington Library
Visitors to Harold Washington Library and 88 satellite libraries will have an opportunity to explore the treasured archives of the iconic Chicago Defender newspaper. Still…

FAITH

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America’s Got Talent’s Best Choir Moment Ever: Selected Of God Sings “Impossible” [VIDEO]
It’s rare that a choir ever makes it on to a talent show. This season America’s Got Talent has one in the finals.They are called…
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How Proverbs 3:4 Reminds Us Success Can Be A Painful Journey
“So you will find favor and good success in the sight of God and man. Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean…

FOCUS

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Better Love Yourself: An Old School Tradition with New School Necessities
For some students, attending college can be an exciting and fresh start to a whole new world of possibilities for those who’ve never left home.…
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Tamia: Balancing Love, Life and Music
We’ve come a long way since women first questioned balancing the affairs of mother, wife and the career woman. Since the emergence of women in…

CULTURE

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Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate
Why Andrea Zopp is Running an Uphill Battle for U.S. Senate   This interview was originally conducted by Carol Felsenthal with Chicago Magazine. The former president…
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Chicago Fashion Designer JERMIKKO Pops up for 4 days
JERMIKKO Pops up  for 4 days Jermikko 4 day Pop-In in Hyde Park If you’re planning on updating your fall and winter wardrobe  with outer wear…

VIEWS

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Better Love Yourself: An Old School Tradition with New School Necessities
For some students, attending college can be an exciting and fresh start to a whole new world of possibilities for those who’ve never left home.…
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Tamia: Balancing Love, Life and Music
We’ve come a long way since women first questioned balancing the affairs of mother, wife and the career woman. Since the emergence of women in…
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