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    Hillary Clinton Becomes First Woman Presidential Democratic Nominee
    Illinois Delegates Pushes the Clinton Presidential Button Why do we love our country despite the challenges of its social and cultural divides throughout America’s history?…
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    First Lady Michelle Obama Kicks Off the DNC With A Bang
    FlOTUS SLAM DUKES THE OPENING NIGHT OF THE 2016 DNC As the 2016 Democratic National Convention gets underway, some familiar names and fresh faces graced…
    Fall 2016: Men’s Luxury Footwear
    DNC Updates: Sanders Supporters Are Pissed Off In Philly

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    WORLD NEWS

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    Don’t Just Fall For Anything…
    …Fall for these While you’re still basking in the summer sun; we’re thinking about fall. And the stunning selection of shoes and boots that you’ll be…
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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…
    One Killed, 10 Injured In Shooting At Munich Shopping Center
    Kenya Wants Thousands of Foreigners, Volunteers To Leave

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Kerry Washington, Shonda Rimes And More Band Together To Defeat Trump During DNC
    The 2016 Democratic National Convention is officially underway and kicked off Monday night with a bang, courtesy of FLOTUS Michelle Obama. Now going into day two, some well-known names in Hollywood have decided to band together to take down Republican nominee Donald Trump once and for all. Many may not want to admit it, but […]
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    Mariah Carey Covers ‘Complex’ Magazine, Talks Marriage And More
    2016 has been quite the busy year so far for songbird and diva extraordinaire Mariah Carey and she is gearing up for the last half of the year to be just as spectacular with her E! docuseries that is scheduled to debut this fall. The newly engaged singer covers the new issue of Complex magazine, […]
    Nastiest responses to ‘heartless’ Ed Hartwell divorcing Keshia Knight Pulliam suddenly
    Dr. Dre racially profiled, handcuffed after racial road rage outside his own home

    POLITICS

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    Hillary Clinton Becomes First Woman Presidential Democratic Nominee
    Illinois Delegates Pushes the Clinton Presidential Button Why do we love our country despite the challenges of its social and cultural divides throughout America’s history?…
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    DNC Updates: Sanders Supporters Are Pissed Off In Philly
    On Monday, 2016 Democratic National Convention has officially kicked off on in the city of Brotherly Love at the Philadelphia Convention Center with a series…

    BUSINESS

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    Hillary Clinton Becomes First Woman Presidential Democratic Nominee
    Illinois Delegates Pushes the Clinton Presidential Button Why do we love our country despite the challenges of its social and cultural divides throughout America’s history?…
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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…
    How To Make Professional Criticism Work For You
    Google Adds More Than 100 Emojis of Professional Women in 11 Different Careers

    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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    In Defense Of Mo’Nique’s Open Marriage, Vows Don’t Come In One-Size-Fits-All
    What goes on in someone else's bedroom is, frankly, none of our business.

    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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    About Tim Kaine
    Its been months of speculation  of who Hillary Clinton might select as her running mate. Sen. Elizabeth Warren was  high on that list as we…
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    What Would Kanye Say About This?
    New Era Chicago youth take to the streets In a sight rarely seen in over 50 years, some are calling the New Era Chicago movement…

    CULTURE

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    In Defense Of Mo’Nique’s Open Marriage, Vows Don’t Come In One-Size-Fits-All
    What goes on in someone else's bedroom is, frankly, none of our business.
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    PUT A RING ON IT: Nia & Johnny Are A Vision Of Love
    Photographer Nia Jones had no clue how much her life would change when she shot a wedding and met the man she would marry, Johnny Frazier. She gained a husband, help meet, and business partner all in one click of her camera. Like so many of us have heard, love shows up when you’re not […]

    VIEWS

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    About Tim Kaine
    Its been months of speculation  of who Hillary Clinton might select as her running mate. Sen. Elizabeth Warren was  high on that list as we…
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    What Would Kanye Say About This?
    New Era Chicago youth take to the streets In a sight rarely seen in over 50 years, some are calling the New Era Chicago movement…

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