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Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago
    Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago By Kayenne Edward   Given what the, police,  the Mayor, and Father Pfleger think…
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Bernie Sanders Reaffirms Support For #BlackLivesMatter After Netroots Fail
Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders on Sunday reaffirmed his commitment to the “Black Lives Matter” movement a week after shouting down protesters who disrupted his…
Gov. Deal appoints new judges to oversee metro Atlanta’s new traffic court
Habersham County special agent indicted for ‘flash grenade’ that injured Baby Bou Bou

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WORLD NEWS

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Majority Of Women Recently Rescued From Boko Haram Pregnant
Although we all rejoice that over 200 girls were recently rescued from militant Islamic terror group Boko Haram, reports are saying that 90 percent are…
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Couple Sentenced In Death Of Mother Whose Body Was Stuffed Into Suitcase In Bali
An Indonesian court found a #Chicago couple guilty of premeditated murder and sentenced them to prison. http://t.co/lGNtzn98XI — Katie Woodson (@katie_Woodson) April 21, 2015 A…
Ebola Survivors Urged To Practice Safe Sex To Prevent Spread Of The Disease
White House warns Senate anew on Iran legislation

ENTERTAINMENT

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Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago
    Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago By Kayenne Edward   Given what the, police,  the Mayor, and Father Pfleger think…
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Nick Gordon Reportedly On Suicide Watch Following Bobbi Kristina’s Death
Following the Sunday passing of Whitney Houston‘s 22-year-old daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, her longtime boyfriend Nick Gordon is reportedly on suicide watch. After Brown was found face down in…
Funniest Safaree memes slamming Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj in ‘Lifeline’
Khloe Kardashian shows off body in ‘Complex’ cover spread [video]

POLITICS

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President Obama Takes A walk in Central Park
President Obama Takes A walk in Central Park By Kai EL’ Zabar Most presidents of the United States settle and follow the rules so when their…
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Dr. Willie Wilson Notes National Urban League’s Snub
Presidential Candidate Dr. Willie Wilson Fully Supports the National Urban League’s Agenda of ‘Save Our Cities: Education, Jobs and Justice’ — Even Though He Didn’t…

BUSINESS

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Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago
    Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago By Kayenne Edward   Given what the, police,  the Mayor, and Father Pfleger think…
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Hyde Park Chicago Teen Dead at 17
  Hyde Park Chicago Teen Dead at 17   Just one day before Sandy Brown was arrested and jailed in Texas, a female was found…
How ‘banking local’ can benefit you – and your community
Another Strike Against Chicago Rapper Chief Keef

SPORTS

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Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health
Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health Olympian Gold Medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee, widely regarded as the  “THE WORLD’S GREATEST FEMALE ATHLETE” named after Jacqueline Kennedy by her grandmother…
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Nike Chi-League Week 2 Recap: Summertime Chi Hoops In Full Swing!
There’s a reason why a lot of NBA players outside of Chicago DON’T participate in the Chicago summer leagues the way they do in New…
Nike Chi-League hits Chicago-Week 1 Recap
Nike Chi-League hits Chicago-Week 1 Recap

HEALTH

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Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health
Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health Olympian Gold Medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee, widely regarded as the  “THE WORLD’S GREATEST FEMALE ATHLETE” named after Jacqueline Kennedy by her grandmother…
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Have You Lost Your Focus On Getting Snatched? Here’s 8 Simple Steps To Get You Back On Track
It's not too late to drop that cupcake and pick up some veggies.
Real Women Sweat: These 5 Tips Will Get You To The Gym Today
Using Whitening Toothpaste Will Not Make Your Teeth Whiter, But These Things Will

EDITORS PICKS

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‘Blood Is Still Red': Ferguson Fears Setback As Cop-Shooter Eludes Manhunt
FERGUSON, Mo. — As reporters flocked back to this St. Louis suburb following the ambush shooting of two officers outside the police department overnight, residents, law enforcement…

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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Sunday Best Season 8 All Stars Episode 3 Recap
When you are intimate with someone else, you trust them enough to share your secrets. As God, Jesus already knows everything about you anyway, but…
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Muslim Organizations raise $100,000 to rebuild torched Black churches
Muslim organizations have banded together to raise $100,000 in an effort to help rebuild Black churches in the South that were torched in recent months,…

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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Chief Keef Tweets I'm Running for Mayor of Chicago
    Chief Keef Tweets I’m Running for Mayor of Chicago By Kayenne Edward   Given what the, police,  the Mayor, and Father Pfleger think…
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Hyde Park Chicago Teen Dead at 17
  Hyde Park Chicago Teen Dead at 17   Just one day before Sandy Brown was arrested and jailed in Texas, a female was found…

VIEWS

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A Message from the Publisher
In 1905 from a small kitchen in Chicago, with a loan of $13.75, Robert S. Abbott singlehandedly changed the course of tens of thousands of…
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E Notes
If I had to come back to Chicago, the times could not have chosen a better moment. I arrived at the Chicago Defender office October…

Chicago Defender's Nike Chi-League Week 2 Recap!

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