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Twitter protests FSU recruit allegedly connected to Kendrick Johnson’s death
The murder of Georgia football star Kendrick Johnson will likely remain unsolved with no discernible leads nor any viable suspects. One of the three dozen people…
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Delta cancels 600 flights; airlines combined cancel 2500 nationwide
Delta Airlines has announced they have cancelled up to 600 flights in anticipation of the extreme winter weather in the upper Northeast coming on Monday…
Caces of the flu at low levels in Georgia, CDC says
Southern Baptist Leaders Call For Integrated Churches

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WORLD NEWS

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Tide Turning In Ebola Fight After Hard Lessons
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A top U.N. official in the fight against Ebola greeted just three patients at one treatment center he visited this week…
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After Ebola Cases Have Dropped Down To Five, There’s Now A Vaccine On The Way
The West African nation of Liberia has just five remaining confirmed cases of Ebola, a senior health official from that country said on Friday. The…
Study Says Chicago’s Economic Recovery Falls Behind Other Metro Areas
UN: At Least 50 Ebola Hotspots Remain, But New Cases Falling

ENTERTAINMENT

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The Muppets Jam Biz Markie’s “Just A Friend,” and It’s GOLD
  The Muppets rock.  Period.  They’ve always gotten down with the best musicians, including Prince, Cee-Lo, and the Beastie Boys. But then this happened.  The…
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Usher Drops Restraining Order Against Alleged Stalker
R&B singer Usher has gotten a case against a woman who has stalked him in the past dismissed. In Decemeber, Usher headed to court to…
Rocsi Diaz Heads To HLN As ‘The Daily Share’ Anchor/Correspondent
Nas Talks Eric Garner, Police Violence In GQ Interview [VIDEO]

POLITICS

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Mayors To File Brief In Support Of Obama On Immigration Actions
  WASHINGTON — A group of mayors led by New York’s Bill de Blasio and Los Angeles’ Eric Garcetti are coming to the defense of…
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Again? Really? What If It’s Bush-Clinton In 2016?
WASHINGTON (AP) — Again? Really? There are more than 300 million people in America, yet the same two families keep popping up when it comes…

BUSINESS

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Survey: Firms Optimistic On Hiring, Wages In 1Q
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rising sales helped boost hiring at U.S. businesses in the last three months of 2014, and companies are optimistic that continued improvement…
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$2 Gasoline: Good Times Keep Rolling At The Pump
NEW YORK (AP) — At some point this will end, perhaps even soon. The price of gasoline will not fall to zero. But for the…
Johnson Publishing Company Selling Iconic 70-Year-Old Photo Archive
Expedia Buys Booking Site Travelocity For $280M In Cash

SPORTS

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Eastern Michigan Basketball Player And Fellow Student Killed
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — An Eastern Michigan University women’s basketball player and another student were killed early Sunday when their car crossed the center…
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Family Attorney: Cubs Great Ernie Banks Died Of Heart Attack
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs great Ernie Banks died after a heart attack, an attorney representing the Hall of Famer’s family said Sunday. With Banks’…
Chicago Cubs Hall Of Famer Ernie Banks Dies At 83
Michael Jordan Gets Emotional After Winning Business Award

HEALTH

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Tide Turning In Ebola Fight After Hard Lessons
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — A top U.N. official in the fight against Ebola greeted just three patients at one treatment center he visited this week…
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After Ebola Cases Have Dropped Down To Five, There’s Now A Vaccine On The Way
The West African nation of Liberia has just five remaining confirmed cases of Ebola, a senior health official from that country said on Friday. The…
Health Care is Your Right, And Your Responsibility
New DNA Editing Technique Makes Designer Babies a Possibility [POLL]

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FEATURES

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Tick-Tock: Tips For Last-Minute Shoppers
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The clock is ticking, and your holiday shopping list isn’t complete. Don’t fret – you aren’t alone. The National Retail Federation…

FAITH

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Watch: Homegoing Service For Andrae Crouch [LIVE STREAM]
A celebration of Andraé Crouch’s life will take place on Tuesday, January 20th and Wednesday, January 21st at West Angeles Church of God In Christ,…
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Do You Really Understand Forgiveness?
[twitter-follow screen_name=’Elev8Official’ How can you love someone who turns their back on you and still forgive them from the heart?). He calls us back to…

FOCUS

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The Hyatt celebrates diversity Martin Luther King Jr. style
The Multicultural Diversity Business Resource Group, a part of the Hyatt Hotels hosted a special Rev.Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. tribute this past week at…
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PUSH Excel Celebrates 25 Years: Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast
With a room filled with Chicago’s political and community elite, PUSH Excel celebrated 25 years during its Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship…

CULTURE

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Black History Month 2015: Halle Berry Wins Oscar For Best Actress
In honor of Black History Month in 2015, The Urban Daily will highlight amazing moments in Black American sports and entertainment history. Each week, we’ll…
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Black History Month 2015: Jimi Hendrix Plays The Star Spangled Banner At Woodstock
In honor of Black History Month in 2015, The Urban Daily will highlight amazing moments in Black American sports and entertainment history. Each week, we’ll…

VIEWS

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Beyond #OscarsSoWhite, Seeing The “Bigger Picture”
A little over a week ago, the Oscar nominations created quite the buzz. Many people were up in arms regarding the fact that there wasn’t…
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Dennis Rodman: I Don’t Think N. Korea Is Behind Sony Hack
Dennis Rodman doesn’t believe that the hack of Sony Pictures was caused by North Korea in response to The Interview, despite what the government may say, reports…

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