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North Korea Responsible for Sony Email Leaks, FBI Says
As has been suspected by a number of government pundit and tech experts, the North Korean government is responsible for the cyber attack that leaked…
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Can We Not Have Another Clinton vs. Bush Election?
This week, former Florida governor Jeb Bush took to his Facebook page to announce that he has “decided to actively explore the possibility of running…
Trayvon Martin’s Brother Graduates from College
GDOT Begins Construction of Tolls on I-75, I-575 to Ease Constant Congestion

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WORLD NEWS

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Ebola Vaccine Trial Suspended After Side Effects
LONDON (AP) — Swiss researchers have suspended the testing of one of the leading Ebola vaccine candidates after some volunteers reported unexpected side effects. In…
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An Open Letter of Love to Black Students
              The Open Letter  below was written by college academicians and educators to our children and so we want to…
Sierra Leonean Docs Strike Again Over Ebola Care
In Ebola Outbreak, Bad Data Adds Another Problem

ENTERTAINMENT

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French Montana – ‘Mac & Cheese 4: The Appetizer’ [MUSIC]
  French Montana follows through on his delivery of a new music in the form of an Ep. The seven-track project is produced by Harry…
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More Sponsors Pull Ads From VH1’s “Sorority Sisters,” Is The Show Doomed?
More sponsors have pulled their ads from VH1’s “Sorority Sisters.” Will VH1 pull the program or continue to air the show that has everyone upset…
Miguel Releases Surprise Three-Song EP [MUSIC]
Floyd Mayweather Throws ‘Pissy Fit’ After Being Barred From Restroom At Saks

POLITICS

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Former Obama Aides Urging Warren Run For President
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 300 former campaign staffers and organizers for President Barack Obama have signed on to a letter urging Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth…
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Chokehold Case Stirs Debate On Special Prosecutors
NEW YORK (AP) — After a police officer wasn’t indicted in a fatal chokehold caught on video, some officials are reviving calls to entrust such…

BUSINESS

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Civil Rights Groups Meet With Sony Execs In Wake Of Email Flaps
  The Rev. Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow PUSH Coalition held a meeting Thursday with Sony executives, including company co-chair Amy Pascal, discussing possible diversity initiatives. RELATED: Kevin Hart’s…
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Hack Attack Spurs Call For More North Korea Sanctions
WASHINGTON (AP) — Suspicions that North Korea was behind a destructive hacking attack against Sony Pictures and a threat against movie theaters are intensifying calls…
Sony cyberattack may be costliest ever
Leon and Karin Dingle: Chicago Couple Convicted Of Stealing State Grants

SPORTS

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Kandi Burruss and Atlanta Dream Give Gifts at Children’s Hospital of Atlanta
“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss and the Atlanta Dream collaborated in a CHOA Holiday Party to provide food, presents, activities and cheer for patients and…
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Painkillers lawsuit against NFL dismissed; may be appealed
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit by 1,300 former players against the NFL, writing that the collective bargaining agreement between the…
LeBron James Gets Presidential Support For Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirt
Atlanta Braves Release Renditions of New Stadium

HEALTH

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UN Chief Visits Ebola-Ravaged West African Nations
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon praised Liberia on its efforts to combat Ebola on Friday during his second visit here since…
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Study: Removing Clot Helps Limit Stroke Disability
For the first time in two decades, a new treatment has been shown to limit the damage from a common type of stroke. Researchers in…
Painkillers lawsuit against NFL dismissed; may be appealed
A fresh setback for efforts to cure HIV infection

EDITORS PICKS

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We Can’t Breathe
Roll call. Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Akil Gurley, Tamir Rice and all the other unarmed Black males that have been murdered by police saw no…

FEATURES

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Barack And Michelle Obama’s Love Story Is Getting The Hollywood Treatment
The love story of Barack and Michelle Obama is headed for the big screen. The forthcoming film, titled “Southside With You,” will center on the day young…

FAITH

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Bryan Andrew Wilson ‘Turning Away’ [WORLD PREMIERE]
It’s been a busy week for singer/songwriter Bryan Andrew Wilson. His Top 20 comeback CD “ The One Percent” (EchoPark JDI Entertainment) earned him a…
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Call To Action: Participate In Black Life Matters Sunday
This morning we received an editorial from Dr James C. Perkins, President of Progressive National Baptist Convention. It is an eye opening challenge for the…

FOCUS

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Eric Holder Supports Protesters Who Interrupted His Speech at Atlanta’s Ebenezer
Both President Obama and his attorney general,  U.S. Department of Justice leader Eric Holder, received catcalls during their forums on the Ferguson fiasco and fallout…
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Mr. President, Come to Ferguson
Ferguson is too important to be treated on the margins. It is too important to lead the news one day, and disappear the next. The…

CULTURE

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Scott Walker Ready To Call In National Guard To Respond To Dontre Hamilton Protests
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said he is fully ready to bring in the National Guard to deal with protesters if there is unrest after…
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Family Says North Carolina Teen’s Hanging Death Was A Lynching
The family of North Carolina high school student Lennon Lacy, whose death this summer was ruled a suicide by a state medical examiner, is now…

VIEWS

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‘Top Five': Woody and Robert and Chris, Oh My
Chris Rock enters into Woody Allen territory with his new movie Top Five. During the opening scene, as Rock’s hero Andre Allen strolls down a Manhattan…
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Playing MLK: Actor David Oyelowo on Selma
British actor David Oyelowo plays Dr. Martin Luther King in director Ava DuVernay’s new film Selma, the story of Dr. King’s march from Selma, Alabama to…

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