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Atlanta Police Prepared for Protests When Decision to Indict Ferguson Officer Comes
Police departments around the country are on edge and planning as if Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson has not been charged with the murder of…
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And Another One: Louisa Moritz Comes Forward With Sexual Assault Allegations Against Bill Cosby
Add actress Louisa Moritz, best known for her role in “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” to the list of women who have gone public…
Obama Announces New Immigration Policy; RepubsThreaten Lawsuits
Virginia High School Students Walk Out After Principal Protests Interracial Dating

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WORLD NEWS

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Amid Ebola cases, Mali braces borders and beyond
KOUREMALE, Mali (AP) — On Mali’s dusty border with Ebola-stricken Guinea, travelers have a new stop: Inside a white tent, masked medical workers zap incomers…
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Military Scaling Back Treatment Units In Liberia
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the U.S. military is scaling back the size and number of Ebola treatment facilities it is building in…
Surgeon With Ebola Coming To US For Care
American & African Healthcare Workers Go On Strike Against Fighting Ebola

ENTERTAINMENT

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Rapper T.I. Talks Changed Life on ‘Oprah: Where are They Now?’
Oprah Winfrey is the human truth serum. Rap impresario and TV reality star T.I. will join the cadre of A-list stars who freely and eagerly…
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Wendy Williams Says Bill Cosby Tried to Get Her Fired for Talking about Rapes
According to Wendy Williams, the streets have been talking for many years about America’s father, Bill Cosby, and his alleged sexual proclivities and perversions. The…
‘American Idol’ Racial Lawsuit Dismissed – Statute of Limitations Over
The Pulse of Entertainment: ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1′ Declares War on the Games

POLITICS

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Project 21 – Black Conservatives: Obama’s Amnesty Order Harms Jobs, Schools, Health and Simple Fairness, Black Activists Say
*Washington, DC - Activists with the Project 21 black leadership network are critical of just-announced executive action by President Barack Obama to grant amnesty to non-citizens illegally in the United States. “What President Obama did is reward those who broke our laws. This will only embitter and endanger the citizenry and legal immigrants who are similarly […]
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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Points Finger At NY Media for Ouster of Top Advisor
*Ask Bill de Blasio what he thinks of the media in his home town and chances are the answer may include some unkind words. According to reports, the New York mayor is blaming the New York media for the ouster of Rachel Noerdlinger, one of his top advisors. Noerdlinger’s dismissal came amid a summer filled […]

BUSINESS

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White House: Immigration Steps Would Boost Wages
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s moves on immigration would expand the labor force and increase worker productivity, according to a White House report Friday…
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House GOP Sues Administration Over Health Care Law
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans sued the Obama administration on Friday over its implementation of President Barack Obama’s health care law, saying he had overstepped…
Ferguson Area Gun Store Sees 700 Percent Spike In Sales Ahead Of Jury Verdict
15 Stores That Will Open On Thanksgiving

SPORTS

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NBA’s First Openly Gay Player Jason Collins Retires
*Jason Collins, the first openly gay man to play in the NBA, announced Wednesday that he is retiring from the league. According to Yahoo Sports, the 35-year-old athlete made the announcement in a first-person story for Sports Illustrated. It’s the same forum he used in April 2013, to publicly reveal his sexuality and become the […]
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LHHH’s Moniece Accused Of Stealing $109K From NBA Baller Ex-Boyfriend
It’s always something with these “Love and Hip Hop Hollywood” cast members. In latest news, Moniece Slaughter, Lil Fizz’s baby’s mother, is said to have…
ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Threatens 76ers Point Guard in Rant on Radio
Atlanta-area Agency Investigating Dwight Howard for Child Abuse

HEALTH

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Officials Downplay Debates Over Ebola Aid Response
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. officials on Thursday acknowledged disagreements over coordinating the international response to the Ebola epidemic in Liberia, but they say most…
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How Stress Changes The Brain
We tend to think of stress as an immediate problem: The boss hovering over our desks; the mad dash to the subway at the end…
Amid Ebola cases, Mali braces borders and beyond
Military Scaling Back Treatment Units In Liberia

EDITORS PICKS

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Bill Cosby’s ‘Media Crucifixion’
  There are a few things I dislike with great passion, one is oppression, censorship is another and self righteous judgment ranks highly and of…

FEATURES

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Chicago calls for artist submissions for program
CHICAGO (AP) – Musicians, painters, magicians and other local artists are being asked to submit proposals for a Chicago summer initiative held in the city’s…

FAITH

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Best Catalogs For Holiday Shopping & Beyond
Catalogs are the best way to get a discount on gifts that you always wanted to give.  Here ares some of the best quality catalogs…
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‘Not Everything Needs Go Be Viral’ [OP-ED]
Editor’s Note: Yesterday we posted the following storyGay Man “Delivered” From Homosexuality Delivered Laughs… But Not So Fast [OP-ED] and received dozens of notes and facebook posts.…

FOCUS

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Obama To Make Immigration Announcement Thursday
President Barack Obama will announce executive orders on immigration Thursday during an address to the nation, the White House confirmed in a Facebook video. “Everybody agrees that…
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Bill Cosby’s New NBC Show Is No Longer In Development
NBC has confirmed to HuffPost Entertainment that a planned sitcom project with Bill Cosby is no longer in development. The network had no further comment…

CULTURE

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Study Shows ‘Black’ Versus ‘African American’ to Whites is Negative
  New research suggests the racial labels conjure up very different images. White Americans are fine with African-Americans. Blacks, however, are a different story. That’s…
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‘American Idol’ Racial Lawsuit Dismissed – Statute of Limitations Over
A lawsuit filed by 10 black former “American Idol” contestants against the television program claiming they were cut from the show because of racr, has…

VIEWS

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Juror Bias the Biggest Barrier to Indicting Wilson and Cops That Kill
*If as likely the St. Louis County Grand Jury refuses to indict Ferguson cop Darren Wilson for slaying Michael Brown it won’t be solely because of a weak, ineffectual,  half-hearted, and highly selective presentation of evidence by the County prosecutor. It won’t be because of massive counter pressure from Ferguson police and city officials, and […]
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School Choice Emerging as a Go-To Issue for African American Voters
With each election, political experts can look at various voting patterns by certain groups to determine which issues are important to those groups.  For instance,…

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