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Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina found unresponsive in bathtub
We’ve seen this tragic movie play out before. In a shocking and eerie replica of a horrific episode the world saw unfold just a few years…
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Did QVC Insult Black Model’s Natural Hair On The Air? [VIDEO]
QVC, America’s fave home shopping network has recently come under fire for a segment that appeared featuring an African-American woman modeling a handbag and sporting…
Johnson Publishing selling ‘Ebony’ and ‘Jet’ magazine photo archives
It Shouldn’t Have Taken the Right 6 Years To See How Foolish Sarah Palin Is

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WORLD NEWS

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Liberia: Only 5 People Being Treated For Ebola In Country
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia said Monday that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country – a dramatic turnaround…
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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…
After Ebola Cases Have Dropped Down To Five, There’s Now A Vaccine On The Way
Study Says Chicago’s Economic Recovery Falls Behind Other Metro Areas

ENTERTAINMENT

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SAY CHEESE: Kanye West & Kim Kardashian Take A Picture With President Obama
Kanye West doesn’t smile often, but he managed to crack one this month for President Barack Obama! Yeezy and the president haven’t always been on…
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Missy Elliott May Join Katy Perry During Super Bowl Half Time Show!
There’s chatter that Katy Perry is about to pull out a major surprise for all the hip-hop lovers out there at the Super Bowl Half…
#Winning: Serena Williams Wins 19th Grand Slam Title At Australian Open
REPORT: Bruce Jenner Is ‘Transitioning Into A Woman’ & Filming New Reality Show About His Journey

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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What Slowing Economy? US Consumers Are In A Mood To Spend
WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of…
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10 Super Bowl Ads That Everyone Will Be Talking About
NEW YORK (AP) — It’s almost show time. When the Super Bowl kicks off on Sunday, 40-plus advertisers will be hoping to win over the…
McDonald’s 1st Black CEO Don Thompson Steps Down Amid Sliding Sales
US Unemployment Benefit Applications Plunge To 15-Year Low

SPORTS

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Shocker: Marshawn Lynch gives ‘Entertainment Tonight’ an interview at Super Bowl media day
Other than “Deflate-Gate” scandal that continues to hound the New England Patrios, the biggest story of Super Bowl week has been Seattle Seahawks superstar running…
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Serena Wins 19th title at Australian Open, passes legends Chrissy and Martina
Serena Williams is still in disbelief that she has passed beloved legends Chrissy Evert and Martina Navratolova and their 18 Grand Slam singles tennis titles…
Hottest wives and girlfriends of Super Bowl’s Seahawks and Patriots
Hottest wives and girlfriends of Super Bowl Patriots and Seahawks

HEALTH

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Milk Does A Body Good? A Look At The Science
NEW YORK (AP) — Embattled milk producers launched a social media campaign this week to rebuild public confidence in the health benefits of their product.…
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Obama Calls On Congress To Fund ‘Precision Medicine’ Studies
WASHINGTON (AP) — Holding out the promise of major medical breakthroughs, President Barack Obama on Friday called on Congress to approve spending in medical research…
Study: Insurers May Be Using Drug Costs To Discriminate
Black Breast-Feeding Gatherings Battle Troubling Health Gaps

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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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Thicker Than Water’s The Tankards Take The Hot Seat
The Tankards are  honest. Very honest. The first season of Thicker Than Water revealed a side f Ben Tankard, who we we knew as  professional basketball…
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Niyoki ‘Praise Him In My Pain’ [WORLD PREMIERE]
‘I have to say that this is my best and most powerful video yet. This song and video is coming from a place of pain…

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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Floyd Mayweather Says Pacquiao Bout ‘Not Made Yet’ Via Instagram
Boxing enthusiasts who have been waiting nearly six years to see a bout between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. may have to wait longer—if…
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Big Sean Reveals Tracklist And Artwork For His ‘Dark Sky Paradise’
It’s been an eventful six months for G.O.O.D. Music’s Big Sean. After his 2014 album, Hall Of Fame, debuted as the top Rap/R&B album with…

VIEWS

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Jordan Davis’ Parents Open Up About Coping With Their Son’s Death And The Documentary ‘3 1/2 Minutes’
It’s been more than two years since they lost their son, and the parents of Jordan Davis say the only thing that keeps them moving…
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“Suge Knight Took The Fun Out Of Hip-Hop” [VIDEO]
  Ruthless Records CEO Jerry Heller recently sat down with White Label Radio to discuss a wide range of topics. A large portion of the…

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