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    Obama Rebukes Trump’s Wall, Emphasizes Strong Partnership With Mexico
    In a press conference Friday with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, President Obama shut down Donald Trump’s proposal to build a wall across the southern…
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    Police Union Says Officer Accidentally Shot Unarmed Black Man
    NORTH MIAMI, Florida– The police officer who shot an unarmed black man earlier this week did so accidentally, according to the police union representing the…
    Mass. Mayor Refuses To Take Down ‘Black Lives Matter’ Banner
    Authorities Investigate Police Shooting of Unarmed Black Man Helping Patient

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    Obama Offers Support For Germany In Wake Of Shooting
    Friday, President Barack Obama pledged to provide “all the support” that Germany may need in the wake of the Munich shooting spree. During a live…
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    One Killed, 10 Injured In Shooting At Munich Shopping Center
    MUNICH, Germany– One person was killed and 10 people are injured in a shooting at a Munich shopping mall, reports CNN affiliate NTV. Many officers…
    Kenya Wants Thousands of Foreigners, Volunteers To Leave
    This video has over 1.7 million views…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Keep Dreaming: Idris Elba Will Not Be Your James Bond
    And here's his reasoning why.
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    Fantasia Admits Marrying Husband Three Weeks After Meeting Him
    Clearly all signs were pointing to love for Fantasia and her husband, Kendall Taylor.
    Ciara Supposedly Lost $500k From Future’s Nasty Tweets
    ‘The Rap Game’ Season 2 premiere feat. Jermaine Dupri, LHHATL’s Erica Dixon, Miss Mulatto

    POLITICS

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    Trump’s Lawyer Sends ‘Art Of The Deal’ Ghostwriter a Cease-and-Desist Letter
    Tony Schwartz, the ghostwriter for Donald Trump’s ‘The Art of the Deal’ best-selling autobiography, has received a cease-and-desist letter from the real estate mogul’s lawyer…
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    Breaking News: We Warned You About This
    Is this “PAPER TAPE GATE”? A federal lawsuit was filed yesterday against the Chicago Board of Elections and its General Counsel, James Scanlon. In a…

    BUSINESS

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    Clinton Chooses VP Running Mate: Virginia Senator Tim Kaine
    On Friday afternoon, Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announces her Vice Presidential running mate, Virginia Senator, Tim Kaine. She will introduce her new partner at a…
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    How To Make Professional Criticism Work For You
    Here’s how criticism should positively impact your career.
    Google Adds More Than 100 Emojis of Professional Women in 11 Different Careers
    What Every Protester Should Know About Their Rights To Peaceful Demonstrations

    SPORTS

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    WNBA Players Boycott Media, Only talk Social Issues After Fines
    The WNBA players fined by the league for wearing black t-shirts to protest the recent police-involved shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile,  as well…
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    Carmelo Anthony Criticizes WNBA For Fining Players
    Carmelo Anthony is not happy with the WNBA for fining players who supported recent police shootings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, as well as…
    Kobe Bryant Pens Letter To His ‘Younger Self’
    WNBA Players Fined For Wearing ‘Black Lives Matter’ T-Shirts

    HEALTH

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    Path to the Pistachios
    When the Obama administration lifted the decades-old embargo against the Iranian government earlier this year, local entrepreneur and Hyde Parker Yahnamore Zebulun immediately saw an…
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    Chicago’s Best Secret
      Chicago State University’s First Class Pharmacy Program By YD Avila                                …
    30-Day Flat Belly Challenge Kicks off July 11
    Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network Applauds Obama

    EDITORS PICKS

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    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed
    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed By: Mary L. Datcher ¦ Arts & Entertainment Editor Words are powerful. They hold meaning when they are…

    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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    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed
    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed By: Mary L. Datcher ¦ Arts & Entertainment Editor Words are powerful. They hold meaning when they are…
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    Tom Tresser Talks TIFs: Part 1
    Tom Tresser the editor of the book “Chicago Is Not Broke” stopped by the Defender to explain what is a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district…

    FOCUS

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    Trump Paints A Scary Picture of America, Former KKK Leader Praises His RNC Speech
    CLEVELAND, Ohio– At the Republican National Convention Thursday night, Donald Trump officially accepted the republican party presidential nomination. Going through my timeline while watching the…
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    I-NOMA’s Architectural Summer Camp Is Hot…
    …Register now while there’s still room  I-NOMA which stand for the Illinois chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects is eagerly anticipating the start…

    CULTURE

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    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed
    Nikki Giovanni: The Revolution Is Now Streamed By: Mary L. Datcher ¦ Arts & Entertainment Editor Words are powerful. They hold meaning when they are…
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    6th – 8th Grade Summer Camp Is Heating Up
    …Register now while there’s still room  The Illinois chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects (I-NOMA) is eagerly anticipating the start of its annual…

    VIEWS

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    Trump Paints A Scary Picture of America, Former KKK Leader Praises His RNC Speech
    CLEVELAND, Ohio– At the Republican National Convention Thursday night, Donald Trump officially accepted the republican party presidential nomination. Going through my timeline while watching the…
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    I-NOMA’s Architectural Summer Camp Is Hot…
    …Register now while there’s still room  I-NOMA which stand for the Illinois chapter of the National Organization of Minority Architects is eagerly anticipating the start…

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