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4-Year-Old Half Siblings Die In Accidental NY Fire
NEW YORK (AP) — A basement blaze that killed 4-year-old half siblings was accidentally set by children playing with fire, authorities said Sunday. The twin…
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Anita Baker Sues Company that ‘Embarrassed’ and Sued Her
Looks like singer Anita Baker is playing a game of “turning the tables.” Ms. Baker has responded to a lawsuit by a decorating company with…
Family Of Detroit Woman Killed While Dancing With Cop Wants Case Reopened
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DAD! 54 Reasons Why I Love My Father

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WORLD NEWS

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In Egypt, A Corruption Watchdog Hit By Backlash
CAIRO (AP) — Hesham Genena has created uproar by trying to actually do his job. The head of one of Egypt’s foremost government oversight agencies,…
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SSudan: 12 Die After Mob Attacks UN Base
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — An angry mob of South Sudanese youths attacked a U.N. base on Thursday in order to harm members of an…
Ebola Virus In Africa Outbreak Is A New Strain
20 Killed As Islamic Extremists Rampage In Nigeria

ENTERTAINMENT

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The Porsha And Kenya Fight Is Finally Seen By Millions [VIDEO]
For all those of you who were doing due diligence and celebrating Easter at Grandma’s house causing you to miss Real Housewives of Atlanta, you…
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First Lady Michelle Obama Surprises Howard During College Tour
First Lady Michelle Obama gave Howard University students a big surprise last week. She paid the Washington D.C. campus a visit as a part of…
Coachella Weekend 2: OutKast Shines, Beyonce Dances Backstage & More!
Rubin Carter, Boxer Who Inspired Denzel Washington’s Film ‘The Hurricane,’ Dies At 76

POLITICS

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Mrs. Obama To Appear On May Episode Of ‘Nashville’
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is going a little bit country. The first lady’s office says she’ll appear on the May 7 episode of the…
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Illinois Gives Early OK To $100M For Obama Museum
CHICAGO (AP) — Even though Chicago is where Barack Obama got his start in politics, first lady Michelle Obama grew up and the Obamas still…

BUSINESS

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Documents Detail Another Delayed GM Recall
DETROIT (AP) — General Motors waited years to recall nearly 335,000 Saturn Ions for power steering failures despite getting thousands of consumer complaints and more…
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Kraft Recalls 96,000 Pounds Of Oscar Mayer Wieners
NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese. The U.S. Department of…
5 Smart Things To Do With Your Money The First 5 Years Of Your Career
3 Ways To Know If Your Man Is Cheap Or Just Financially Responsible

SPORTS

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Nene Dominates, Wizards Rally Past Bulls, 102-93
CHICAGO (AP) — Nene started thinking about how it would all unfold in the middle of the night. No way could he have scripted it…
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Sharper Loses Arizona Bid To Be Released On Bail
PHOENIX (AP) — Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper lost his bid Thursday to be released on bail in a sexual assault case after an…
Hopes High Negro Leagues Stadium Makes Comeback
Sharper Challenges His No-Bail Status In Arizona

HEALTH

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How To Be More Mindful This Easter Weekend
Easter means many things. It is a reminder of the depths of God’s love. It is a reminder of what humanity means. It is a…
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Indulge On Easter! But…
Easter is a day of celebration. Very often, the means of celebration involve savory foods and delectible treats. …and there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that.…
FDA Warns Fibroid Procedure May Cause Cancer
5 “Fatty” Foods You Should Be Eating

EDITORS PICKS

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Harvard Makes History! University Admits Its Highest Number Of Black Students Ever
Harvard University has come a long way since the days when African Americans weren’t allowed to attend the Ivy League. Now, the prestigious institution is admitting…

FEATURES

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5 MLK Causes You Didn’t Learn About In Middle School
One doesn’t have their very own national holiday and 900 streets named after them unless they are truly deserving. Nor does Gallup name you the…

FAITH

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What is Good Friday?
Good Friday is a religious holiday observed primarily by Christians commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary.
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SNEAK PEEK: Jessica Reedy Sings With Deitrick Haddon’s LXW
Deitrick Haddon’s LXW wowed the audience as the opener of this year’s, “Celebration of Gospel”, and for those who wanted to see more, here’s your…

FOCUS

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Today’s Google Doodle Celebrates An Important Black Scientist
  Percy Lavon Julian (April 11, 1899 – April 19, 1975) was a U.S. research chemist and a pioneer in the chemical synthesis of medicinal drugs from plants.[1] He was the first to…
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Obama: LBJ’s Civil Rights Legacy Reflects ‘What The Hell The Presidency Is For’
President Barack Obama honored the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act Thursday, praising former President Lyndon B. Johnson’s work to fulfill the promise of…

CULTURE

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John Wayne Bobbitt Weighs In on Rapper’s Failed Penis Reattachment
The most famous man to have his penis severed has weighed in on the latest case. Earlier this week, rapper Andre “Christ Bearer” Johnson –…
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Boxer Rubin “Hurricane” Carter Passes Away At 76
We are sad to report that Rubin “Hurricane” Carter has died in Toronto at the age of 76. Carter was an awesome professional boxer who…

VIEWS

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‘Transcendence’ a must see
Wonderful movie. Please don’t forget to catch this film, #Transcendence, at theaters now. It’s a thought-provoking psychological/sci-fi thriller which challenges our thinking about the global…
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A Nutty Finale For ‘Scandal,’ TV’s Craziest Show
NEW YORK (AP) — “Scandal” is arguably the nuttiest show on the air. But there’s a method to its madness, demonstrated every week with OMG…

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