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Bobbi Kristina’s family filming reality show while she remains in coma
As Bobbi Kristina Brown clings tenuously to life via life support in an Atlanta hospital, the media has learned that members of her family are…
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3 women arrested in brutal beating of Atlanta woman over a hamburger
At first, Myriah Pointer insinuated that the Atlanta Police Department failed to take her savage beating by her so-called best friends very seriously. It turns…
Trending Topic TV: Chicago Police’s ‘Black Site,’ FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote Keeps The Internet Open [VIDEO]
Nearly 4 million Georgia health insurance customers exposed in data breach

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WORLD NEWS

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World Health Organization Approves 1st Quick Test For Ebola
BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization has approved a quick test for Ebola that will dramatically cut the time it takes to determine with…
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Ebola Cases Decline In West Africa, By Over 80 Percent In Sierra Leone
The U.S. military is bringing home all but 100 troops dispatched to West Africa almost 10 months ago in an effort to stem the Ebola…
Boko Haram, Hit By 3-Nation Offensive, Rampage In Cameroon
Liberia: Only 5 People Being Treated For Ebola In Country

ENTERTAINMENT

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Keep It 100: Mayor Bill de Blasio Confirms That ‘Black Wives Matter’ [VIDEO]
On one of our new favorite shows, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, the special guest last night was Mayor of New York Bill de Blasio!…
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AM BUZZ: Gabourey Sidibe Tweets About Mo’Nique Drama; Wiz Khalifa Disses Amber? & More
Gabourey Sidibe Tweets About Mo’Nique Drama The drama brewing between Mo’ Nique and Lee Daniels doesn’t seem to be letting up and Gabourey Sidibe just…
Mayor Apologizes, Benjamin Crump Weighs In On Cleveland’s Claim Tamir Rice Caused His Own Death [VIDEO]
Keke Palmer and Quincy Jones at ‘Brotherly Love’ screening during CIAA 2015 in Charlotte

POLITICS

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Mayoral Runoff: Now the Fight Begins
  The people of the City of Chicago has spoken and there will be a runoff for the Mayoral election on April 7. Although, the…
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Ford Teams Up With The Chicago Defender To Increase HIV Awareness
  Representative La Shawn K. Ford spearheads the fight against AIDS   State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford Teams Up With The Chicago Defender to…

BUSINESS

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GOP: House To Vote On Homeland Bill Without Conditions
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major victory for President Barack Obama, the Republican-led House relented on Tuesday and will back legislation to fund the Homeland…
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US Auto Sales Up In February Despite Snowy Weather
DETROIT (AP) — Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow likely took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still…
US Construction Spending Down 1.1 Percent In January
US Manufacturing Slows As Output And Hiring Weaken

SPORTS

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Jordan, Other NBA Owners Join Forbes’ Billionaire List
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Jordan, a former Chicago Bulls player, and some other NBA owners have reached new heights, landing on Forbes world list…
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Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, is dead at 86
Nobody ever seems to remember second place or the second person to do something. This has been Earl Lloyd’s dilemma during the balance of his…
Atlanta native Richard Dent among Black College Hall of Fame inductees
Derrick Rose Is Out With Another Knee Injury

HEALTH

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UN Warns Against Complacency As Ebola Fight Enters New Phase
BRUSSELS (AP) — The United Nations is urging donors, organizations and countries fighting Ebola in West Africa not to give in to complacency as the…
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Survey: Parents Increasingly Ask Doctors To Delay Vaccines
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents have increasingly pressured doctors to delay vaccines for young children, making their kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases, a study…
Study: Smokers May Tap Into Multiple Sources For Nicotine
What To Eat After You Work Out

EDITORS PICKS

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Mayoral Runoff: Now the Fight Begins
  The people of the City of Chicago has spoken and there will be a runoff for the Mayoral election on April 7. Although, the…

FEATURES

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Taraji P. Henson: Cookie’s Style Is Like “Fashion On Crack” [PHOTOS]
If you get a kick out of watching Cookie act out on Fox’s runaway hit “Empire” as the feisty ex-wife of hip-hop mogul Lucious Lyon,…

FAITH

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Prayers And Support To Donnie McClurkin As He Mourns
The McClurkin Family gathered together today to say farewell to sibling, Cheryl “Cheri” McClurkin (June 8, 1962 – March 3, 2015) The McClurkin Family gathered…
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Congratulations! The Tankards Welcome A New Baby! [PHOTO]
Marcus and Tish Tankard of Bravo’s Thicker Than Water have just welcomed their little bundle of joy into the world. The baby was born Februray…

FOCUS

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Teri Day: A Shining Light Dims
Earlier this week, Chicago event planner and former model, Teri Day lost her battle to cancer. Day was known in social circles as a great…
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Black History Month – A Time to Know Who You Are
As a very young boy, I would love to wake up on Saturday mornings and watch Tarzan starring Johnny Weissmuller. The programs were all re-runs…

CULTURE

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Ummm, No: ‘Empire’ Co-Creator Claims Mo’Nique Was Never Offered Cookie Role
  One of the minds behind “Empire” has completely shot down Mo’Nique’s claim that she was almost cast as high-powered, musical genius Cookie Lyon. Taraji’s…
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Upcoming DOJ Ferguson Findings Likely To Reveal No Criminal Charges For Darren Wilson
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal investigation of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is expected to allege patterns of racial bias in the city’s mostly…

VIEWS

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Why We Still Need a Selma
One week after Alabama state troopers bludgeoned civil rights demonstrators on the Edmund Pettus Bridge outside Selma on March 7, 1965 a visibly shaken Lyndon…
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Dr. Chandra Gill Talks ‘Black Genes-Black Genius’ [VIDEO]
Motivator, educator, author and founder and CEO of Blackademically Speaking®, Dr. Chandra Gill joined “NewsOne Now” guest host Armstrong Williams to discuss her new book…

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