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Zimbabwe: U.S. Dentist “Should Be Extradited” For Killing Cecil The Lion
According to Zimbabwe's environment minister, Oppah Muchinguri, the American hunter who killed Cecil the Lion should be extradited
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Presidential candidate Wilson joins dignitaries at MLK Memorial
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE WILLIE WILSON TO JOIN HOST OF DIGNITARIES AT MLK MEMORIAL TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF VOTING RIGHTS ACT CHICAGO (August 3, 2015) – The…
HistoryMakers Makes History in Chicago
Solving the State’s fiscal challenges

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WORLD NEWS

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Majority Of Women Recently Rescued From Boko Haram Pregnant
Although we all rejoice that over 200 girls were recently rescued from militant Islamic terror group Boko Haram, reports are saying that 90 percent are…
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Couple Sentenced In Death Of Mother Whose Body Was Stuffed Into Suitcase In Bali
An Indonesian court found a #Chicago couple guilty of premeditated murder and sentenced them to prison. http://t.co/lGNtzn98XI — Katie Woodson (@katie_Woodson) April 21, 2015 A…
Ebola Survivors Urged To Practice Safe Sex To Prevent Spread Of The Disease
White House warns Senate anew on Iran legislation

ENTERTAINMENT

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Presidential candidate Wilson joins dignitaries at MLK Memorial
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE WILLIE WILSON TO JOIN HOST OF DIGNITARIES AT MLK MEMORIAL TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF VOTING RIGHTS ACT CHICAGO (August 3, 2015) – The…
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Will Smith answers whether he and Jada Pinkett are getting divorced
It almost seems like the mainstream media has a vested interest in plying Will Smith and his wife of 17 years, Jada Pinkett, apart. Hollywood…
Fit!Live!Win! The Benefits Of Pole Fitness Explained
What Impact Will #BlackLivesMatter Have On The 2016 Presidential Race?

POLITICS

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ZOPP ON MONDLEZ MOVING 600 JOBS FROM CHICAGO
For Immediate Release Andrea Zopp Statement upon learning that Mondolez will move 600 good paying jobs from Chicago to Mexico I was disheartened and disappointed…
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“Tensing Purposely Shot and Killed Samuel DuBose”
Tensing Purposely Shot and Killed Samuel DuBose University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license…

BUSINESS

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NETWORKING IN COLOR: Chicago’s Top Career and Business Events for July 31-August 6
Chicago is full of networking opportunities for African American professionals if you know where to look. Well, look no further than NewsOne as we kick off…
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Presidential candidate Wilson joins dignitaries at MLK Memorial
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE WILLIE WILSON TO JOIN HOST OF DIGNITARIES AT MLK MEMORIAL TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF VOTING RIGHTS ACT CHICAGO (August 3, 2015) – The…
HistoryMakers Makes History in Chicago
Russell Simmons To Continue Production With HBO On Five New Series & Def Comedy Anniversary Special

SPORTS

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Nike Chi-League heats up with Playoffs around the corner!
As the playoffs approach, things are beginning to heat up at Whitney Young. Former Whitney Young alum and now Philadelphia 76ers top draft pick Jahlil…
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Nike Chi-League All Star Weekend Recap
    There were plenty of highlights at the Nike Chi-League All Star weekend but no moment was more eventful than 18 year old Willie…
Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health
Nike Chi-League Week 2 Recap: Summertime Chi Hoops In Full Swing!

HEALTH

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Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health
Jackie Joyner-Kersee Champions Health Olympian Gold Medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee, widely regarded as the  “THE WORLD’S GREATEST FEMALE ATHLETE” named after Jacqueline Kennedy by her grandmother…
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Have You Lost Your Focus On Getting Snatched? Here’s 8 Simple Steps To Get You Back On Track
It's not too late to drop that cupcake and pick up some veggies.
Real Women Sweat: These 5 Tips Will Get You To The Gym Today
Using Whitening Toothpaste Will Not Make Your Teeth Whiter, But These Things Will

EDITORS PICKS

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‘Blood Is Still Red': Ferguson Fears Setback As Cop-Shooter Eludes Manhunt
FERGUSON, Mo. — As reporters flocked back to this St. Louis suburb following the ambush shooting of two officers outside the police department overnight, residents, law enforcement…

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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Reverend Derrick B. Wells: Continuing the Legacy of Christ Universal Temple
The city of Chicago has hiccuped some the world’s leading Black-owned companies that made an impact on the business world. Many decades after the Great…
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Sunday Best Season 8 All Stars Episode 3 Recap
When you are intimate with someone else, you trust them enough to share your secrets. As God, Jesus already knows everything about you anyway, but…

FOCUS

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Better Love Yourself: An Old School Tradition with New School Necessities
For some students, attending college can be an exciting and fresh start to a whole new world of possibilities for those who’ve never left home.…
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Tamia: Balancing Love, Life and Music
We’ve come a long way since women first questioned balancing the affairs of mother, wife and the career woman. Since the emergence of women in…

CULTURE

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American Killers Don’t Deserve Platforms Or Our Time
The New Yorker’s new feature on Darren Wilson elevates a voice that doesn’t need or want to be heard, and it’s unfairly giving him the last word.
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Presidential Candidate Wilson joins Dignitaries at MLK Memorial
PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE WILLIE WILSON TO JOIN HOST OF DIGNITARIES AT MLK MEMORIAL TO CELEBRATE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF VOTING RIGHTS ACT CHICAGO (August 3, 2015) – The…

VIEWS

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Dr. Mahalia Hines: Not the Common Mom
Behind every great child, there is a strong adult in their life that has influenced their development. The role switches as we grow from being…
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A Message from the Publisher
In 1905 from a small kitchen in Chicago, with a loan of $13.75, Robert S. Abbott singlehandedly changed the course of tens of thousands of…

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