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    URBAN LEAGUE’S STATE OF BLACK RANKS CHICAGO 62 . . .
    40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION OF NATIONAL URBAN LEAGUE’S STATE OF BLACK AMERICA RANKS CHICAGO 62 OUT OF 70 IN UNEMPLOYMENT EQUALITY AND 65 IN INCOME EQUALITY…
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    Baltimore Officer Nero Acquitted In Freddie Gray Case
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Freddie Gray arresting officer Edward Nero was found not guilty on all counts by Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams Monday morning. Nero…
    Pastor John F. Hannah: Enough Is Enough
    EXCLUSIVE Interview: Andrea Zopp is Chicago’s New Deputy Mayor

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    Chicago State Trans-Atlantic Agreement©
    From Vision Into Reality By Ken Hare Chicago Defender Staff Writer The genesis of the Chicago State Trans-Atlantic Agreement©, or CSTAA© for short, goes back to 2012…
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    U.S. Navy SEAL Killed In Northern Iraq ISIS Attack
    Charles Keating IV was killed in a "coordinated and complex attack" by roughly 100 ISIS fighters, the Pentagon said Tuesday.
    Getting High In Saudi
    Chicago Police Misconduct Records – Urgent Update!

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Beyonce Reigns in Chicago 2016!
      BEYONCE  Chicago 5.27.2016 by Kai EL’ Zabar The tickets read plain and clear “Rain or Shine,” and though Chicagoans are known to brave the…
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    Check out Beyoncé’s and Jay Z’s New Orleans home
    Jay Z and Beyoncé appear to have homes in every area code. In addition to their homes in New York/Manhattan, Bevery Hills and South Beach,…
    Bill Cosby admits to shocking behavior with teen girls
    Natalie Nunn Opens Up About Miscarriage And How’s She Been Coping

    POLITICS

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    EXCLUSIVE Interview: Andrea Zopp is Chicago’s New Deputy Mayor
    By the time a familiar Chicago columnist dropped the news that former Chicago Urban League President and Illinois U.S. Senate candidate, Andrea Zopp would be…
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    Chicago Detective Kills Rekia Boyd: Resigns From CPD
    Breaking News Today the Chicago Police Board just released an official statement informing the public that Chicago Police detective, Dante Servin has resigned his employment…

    BUSINESS

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    What’s At Stake When You’re Friends With Your Coworkers?
    What's best for you in your situation? Here are some things you may need to consider.
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    Quad Aims To Raise $100,000 For Inner-City Development
      “Quad Communities Development Corporation  Credited for Local Walmart Aims to Raise $100,000 to Continue Inner-city Development  with a  June 16 Ceremony to Honor Business, Political…
    Black Tech Company Helps You Lose The Wires
    URBAN LEAGUE’S STATE OF BLACK RANKS CHICAGO 62 . . .

    SPORTS

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    ESPN Sports Brings Together Women in Chicago
    ESPN Sports recently hosted a one-day seminar bringing together women and men who work in all aspects of the sports world together for a one-day…
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    Blair Underwood Narrates Olympic Pride, American Prejudice
    Blair Underwood Narrates Olympic Pride, American Prejudice In a time where our freedom of speech and civil liberties are challenged by the constraints of government…
    Denver Bronco’s Take Home the Super Bowl Prize
    Is Grand Crossing Park Crossing Out The Community?

    HEALTH

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    Are Chicago Youth Mis-Lead?
    Are Chicago Youth Mis-lead? By Ken Hare Chicago Defender Staff Writer On May 4, the Chicago Defender published the first part of an investigative series…
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    ChopBox Makes Amazing Dinner for You
    ChopBox Makes Amazing Dinner for You MAKE DINNER AMAZING – WWW.GETCHOPBOX.COM FOODPRENEUR AND CHICAGO CHEF MAKE DINNER AMAZING FOR COUPLES AND FAMILIES IN THREE EASY…
    Black Water
    Provident Hospital Is..

    EDITORS PICKS

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    Chrishon Lampley: Creating Love Cork Screw
    Having a dream takes more than just talking about it. It includes having a concrete plan in place, a solid mission and most important, passion.…

    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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    Pastor John F. Hannah: Enough Is Enough
    This Saturday, May 21 will mark the 6th year for Pastor John F. Hannah’s Prayer on the 9. In the past, the event has included…
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    “Migration,” Makes its Premier Run at etaCreative Arts Foundation
                Migration, the Play Makes its Premier Run at etaCreative Arts Foundation Migration by playwright Michael Bradford makes its premier run in…

    FOCUS

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    Beyonce Reigns in Chicago 2016!
      BEYONCE  Chicago 5.27.2016 by Kai EL’ Zabar The tickets read plain and clear “Rain or Shine,” and though Chicagoans are known to brave the…
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    Oh No, Not Again
    New Threat To Betty A. Sizemore Academy By Ken Hare Chicago Defender Staff Writer  The Chicago Defender first reported on Betty A Sizemore Academy’s (BASA) fight…

    CULTURE

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    Chrishon Lampley: Creating Love Cork Screw
    Having a dream takes more than just talking about it. It includes having a concrete plan in place, a solid mission and most important, passion.…
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    Willa J. Taylor: Reaching the Youth Through Arts
    The Goodman Theatre has been a solid stable in the Chicago performance arts community for the past 90 years. Established in 1925 by the Goodman…

    VIEWS

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    Beyonce Reigns in Chicago 2016!
      BEYONCE  Chicago 5.27.2016 by Kai EL’ Zabar The tickets read plain and clear “Rain or Shine,” and though Chicagoans are known to brave the…
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    Oh No, Not Again
    New Threat To Betty A. Sizemore Academy By Ken Hare Chicago Defender Staff Writer  The Chicago Defender first reported on Betty A Sizemore Academy’s (BASA) fight…
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