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    Former APS superintendent Beverly Hall dies at 68
    Superintendent Beverly Hall died after a battle with breast cancer on Wednesday, March 4. Hall had been battling breast cancer as dozens of educators stood…
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    Fulton County police officer killed in ambush shooting
    A Fulton County (Ga.) police officer was ambushed by an intoxicated shooter in the dark overnight and was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Another…
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    Minute Meditation: Prayer For Strength
    Strength is a characteristic that is often underrated. Praying for strength is merely understanding that you are seeking out the ability to survive in our…
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    Bobbi Kristina’s family filming reality show while she remains in coma
    As Bobbi Kristina Brown clings tenuously to life via life support in an Atlanta hospital, the media has learned that members of her family are…
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    BUSINESS

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    Pamela Moore’s mission to help the unemployed in Detroit
    Pamela Moore beams with excitement. To the casual observer, it may simply appear that she is an unapologetic lover of life. But to those who…
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    Maya Angelou Forever Stamp unveiled, Robert Robinson Taylor honored with 2015 Black Heritage Stamp
      WASHINGTON —The U.S. Postal Service announced last month that it would honor Maya Angelou — the beloved author, poet, actress and champion of equality…

    SPORTS

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    Marshawn Lynch is finally talking, and he says what we all thought
    In the aftermath of the Seattle Seahawks’ 28-24 loss to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX, one question remained. With Seattle on the…
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    Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, is dead at 86
    Nobody ever seems to remember second place or the second person to do something. This has been Earl Lloyd’s dilemma during the balance of his…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    About Those Family Ties…Tonight’s ‘Empire’
      Cookie outed Anika to Lucious, letting him know Anika was working with Beretti. Anika walked out, despite Lucious begging her to stay. Andre flushed…
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    Funniest memes from ‘Empire’ episode 8
    Episode 8 of the intoxicating runaway hit “Empire” took its audience through multiple corkscrews, dealing with a hostile takeover try by Lucious’ old enemy from…
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    Ferguson Police Official Fired, 2 Suspended After Racist Emails Go Public
    In the aftermath of an explosive and scathing Department of Justice report alleging blatant discrimination, bias and racial stereotyping in the Ferguson, Missouri Police Department, a police…
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    Uzo Aduba Snaps Selfie With Hillary Clinton & Books Gig With Cicely Tyson
    It’s only March, but Uzo Aduba is officially winning at the game of life in 2015! Whatever you did last night probably wasn’t as cool as…
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    POLITICS

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    Chicago’s Historic 2015 Aldermanic Election: Where Do We Go From Here?
    Even with a low voter turnout (33 percent), last Tuesday’s municipal election showed the power of the ballot box while candidates and political pundits scurried to re-examine their positions…
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    Guess What Obama Said After Israeli Leader Bypassed Him To Address Congress?
    On Tuesday, Israel’s prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned U.S. Congress that a deal the Obama administration is discussing with Iran over the country’s nuclear program could “pave” its “path to…

    ATL BLOG

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    ‘RHOA’s’ Claudia Jordan calls Nene Leakes ‘Gorilla in the Mist’
    It is now apparent that “Real Housewives of Atlanta’s” Claudia Jordan has a problem with dark-skinned blacks. She continues on her self-hate rampage as she…
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    Mimi Faust’s porn tape partner Nikko’s wife coming on ‘Love and Hip Hop Atanta’
    “Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s” Mimi Faust, who gained national fame — or rather infamy — for producing the “shower-curtain-rod” sex tape, has confirmed that…

    COMMUNITY

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    New York Man Charged With The Murder Of Transgender Woman Islan Nettles
    A year after transgender woman Islan Nettles was killed in New York, an arrest has finally been made. According to the New York Daily News, James Dixon was charged with…
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    Philadelphia Man Charged With Murder In Stabbing Of Nicki Minaj’s Tour Member
    The man who stabbed two members of Nicki Minaj’s tour, one fatally, has been charged with murder, police say. Pierce Boykin of Philadelphia was arrested…

    PRAISE

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    Gospel Music Hall Of Fame Announces 2015 Inductees
    Founded in 1964, the Gospel Music Association serves as the face and voice for the Christian/Gospel music community and is dedicated to exposing, promoting and…
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    Man who claimed to be ‘delivered’ from being gay was brutally beaten
    Andrew Caldwell, who man who became a video phenomenon when he declared that he was was delivered from homosexuality at the COGIC religious convention last…

    EDITORS PICK

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    My Black History: Keeping it real in school and life
    In the spring of 1968, while growing up in Indianapolis, my mother scooped up me and my three younger siblings and told us that she…

    FEATURES

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    Georgia’s first Asian American Superior Court judge makes mark in history
    The Hon. Meng H. Lim became the first elected Asian American Superior Court judge in Georgia on July 22. Judge Lim was sworn in as…
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    Holder’s Nation of Equals
    After his departure, America will perhaps not have another attorney general like Eric Holder in a long time. Maybe the standard he set at the…
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    #AliveWhileBlack Response to #CrimingWhileWhite
    Last night, in the midst of protests in reaction to the non-indictment of Daniel Pantaleo, the Staten Island cop responsible for choking and killing Eric…

    VIEWPOINTS

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    Should Black Americans be Liberals?
    Should Black Americans be Liberals? The concept is one of the many deceptions that have been perpetuated against blacks and other minority groups for some…
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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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