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    NYC Cop Who Killed Eric Garner With Chokehold Once Slapped Black Men’s Genitals
    The New York Police Department officer who killed Eric Garner with chokehold had once pulled down two black men’s pants in an illegal search and…
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    Gov. Nathan Deal Meets with Hispanic Leaders, Has Softer Tone on Immigrant Kids
    Several days after firing off a scathing letter to President Obama for having federal agencies transport over a thousand illegal immigrant kids to Georgia without…
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    Couple gets run over by mad mother after helping her son stuck in hot car
    A good Samaritan couple was run down by a psychotic woman enraged that they would call the police on her for leaving her son locked in…
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    Artist Kobina Wright Pays Homage to Ford Motor Company
      Renowned Artist, writer and poet Kobina Wright recently completed artwork that pays homage to very first orders of automobiles placed with the Ford Motor Company…


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    GM Foundation Donates $25,000 to National CARES to Support Youth Mentoring Program
    LONG ISLAND, N.Y. – Today, the General Motors Foundation donated $25,000 to the National CARES Mentoring Movement to help fund critical mentoring programs for black…
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    Native Detroiter, Nationally Renowned Entrepreneur Reflect on Company’s First 25 Years
    Detroit-based White Construction was founded on July 31, 1989. Under the visionary leadership of      W. Bernard White, P.E., founder and president of White Construction, the…


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    Jeter Gets Presidential Farewell In Texas
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former President George W. Bush took…
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    Stern Sees Sterling Saga Ending Well, Lauds Silver
    NEW YORK (AP) — Former Commissioner David Stern praised the NBA’s handling of the Donald Sterling controversy and predicts it will “end well” for the…


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    Usher, Ludacris, Sugar Ray Leonard at Usher’s New Look Foundation Annivesary
    Usher Raymond IV and Usher’s New Look celebrated the 15th anniversary of the foundation at the President’s Circle Awards Luncheon at the uber-upscale St. Regis Atlanta…
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    Woody Allen Won’t Hire Black Actors Unless the Story “Requires It”
    Director Woody Allen could use some good press. Last Oscar season, allegations that he sexually assaulted his daughter years ago popped back up, almost derailing…


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    Obama Administration Joins Suits Against GOP-Backed Voting Restrictions In Wisconsin, Ohio
    The Obama administration on Wednesday sought to join two ongoing lawsuits against voting laws in Wisconsin and Ohio. In the filings, the Justice Department argued…
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    House GOP Scrambles For Votes On Border Bill
    WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans, scrambling to win conservative support for a bill addressing the immigration crisis on the border, have scheduled a companion vote…


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    ‘LAHHATL’ Momma Dee Shows Off New Boyfriend
    Bodacious and bombastic “Love and Hip Hop” star Momma Dee declared to her reality show kingdom that she finally found a king to sit beside…
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    Kevin Hart, Ice Cube now filming ‘Ride Along 2′ in Atlanta
    This year’s surprising blockbuster comedy Ride Along will soon have a sibling. Kevin Hart and Ice Cube have officially started filming Ride Along 2 in Atlanta. The follow-up…


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    Expert Spars With Prosecutor Over Cut On Renisha McBride’s Hand
    DETROIT (AP) — A former medical examiner sparred with a prosecutor Thursday over a wound on the hand of a woman who was fatally shot…
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    Second Baptist Church luncheon honors seniors
    Another year to give special appreciation to the seniors of Second Baptist Church of Homestead. On June 28 on the behest of Rev. Donald Turner,…


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    The Praise Diaries: Fred Hammond And Donnie McClurkin Get Ready To Praise Him! [VIDEO]
    The Festival of Praise 2014 Tour featuring multiple GRAMMY®, Stellar and Dove Award-winning recording artists Fred Hammond and Donnie McClurkin is hitting the road! The…
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    Donnie McClurkin Speaks on Yolanda Adams Gospel Tribute at Essence
    Donnie McClurkin’s appreciation for Yolanda Adams goes back a long way. So it’s only fitting that the gospel entertainer be among those honoring his fellow…


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    When ‘He’s Just Not That Into You’ … It’s His Fault
    Clichés abound when it comes to the subject of relationships and dating, and the overwhelming majority of those agonizing statements being directed at the female…


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    This Type Of Job May Lead To Diabetes
    According to a new study, shift workers may be at higher risk for type 2 diabetes. The people particularly at risk? Men. Also at special…
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    Lifestyles Report: You know it’s summer when……
    You can be sure it’s summer when you hear the distinguishable sound of flip flops everywhere you go. Believe it or not some people wear…
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    Chicago archdiocese wants to help child immigrants
    CHICAGO (AP) — Cardinal Francis George said the Archdiocese of Chicago wants to help care for the tens of thousands of immigrant children gathering at…


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    The Courts Can Outlaw Racist Policies, But They Can’t Eliminate Racism [OPINION]
    Sixty years after the Brown v. Board of Education decision, education inequalities still exist. What did we really achieve through integration and how do we…
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    White Supremacist Fueling Hate Crimes Worldwide
    In an ideal world, people would be treated equally and without regard to skin color.  In our current world, however, people continue to be treated…