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    Atlanta Mayor Reed Appoints DPCD commissioner
    Kasim Reed today announced his appointment of Tim Keane as Commissioner for the Department of Planning and Community Development. Keane previously served as the Director…
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    Kansas councilman’s allegedly yells road rage slurs to black girl
    An Edwardsville, Kan. city councilman has been on the job scarcely two weeks yet is being investigated by the Kansas Bureau of Investigations after he…
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    Atlanta Parks and Recreation tours the Play Mobile
    ATLANTA — The Department of Parks and Recreation announced today that the “Play Mobile,” also known as the city’s recreation center on wheels, will return…
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    Keke Palmer to receive Spirit of the League award from Atlanta Urban League
    Actress and Singer KeKe Palmer who began performing at the age of five, has had her own television show and starred in major stage productions…

    BUSINESS

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    19-year old Black Biz expert gets big buy
    Leading consulting firm purchases more than 100 copies of 19-year old Sherron Steven’s book Earlier this year, while still just a freshmen in college, 19-year…
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    Collins Votes Against Catastrophic Budget Cuts
    Collins votes against catastrophic cuts and for a budget that meets obligations State Senator Jacqueline Y. Collins (D-Chicago 16th) voted Wednesday against budget reductions Governor Rauner…

    SPORTS

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    Hottest wives and girlfriends of Cleveland Cavs and Golden State Warriors
    With the Golden State Warriors all but a mathematical certainty to meet the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2015 NBA Finals, it creates the dream matchup…
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    Funniest James Harden memes after Rockets blowout loss to Golden State
    HOUSTON — The systematic and wholesale demolition of the Houston Rockets by gunslinger Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the…

    ENTERTAINMENT

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    Beyoncé & Victoria Beckham Would Be Tamar Braxton’ Dream Customers
    Tamar Braxton would love for her fashion to become a household name among the a-list. Givenchy. Kenzo. Balmain. Jacobs. Tamar wouldn’t mind joining that list of celebrities’ favorite fashion designers. The “Let Me Know” singer has spun her personal style into a fashion line. We love the looks she’s offering up, but she told The […]
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    Good Luck! Rob Kardashian Supposedly Heads To Rehab
    Rob Kardashian may be getting some help for his personal struggles. There’s word that the youngest Kardashian has checked into Palm Beach County rehab to get his health under control. Rob’s put on quite a bit of weight over the years, and it’s prompted him to become really reclusive. He’s missed major family events due […]
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    Sherri Shepherd Jokes About Giving Her Baby Away On ‘The View’
    Sherri Shepherd returned to “The View” just long enough to make what is probably her worst joke of the year. Sherri tried her best to fight against claiming any parental responsibility for her surrogate child with Lamar Sally. She didn’t want the child because she believed that it was just her estranged husband’s ploy to […]
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    Murdered rapper Chinx has a baby on the way, and it’s not his wife’s
    Slain rapper Chinx was in long-term relationships with several women at the time of his murder, including his wife, as well as Khloe Kardashian flunkie/friend Malika Haqq, and a…
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    POLITICS

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    Atlanta Mayor Reed Appoints DPCD commissioner
    Kasim Reed today announced his appointment of Tim Keane as Commissioner for the Department of Planning and Community Development. Keane previously served as the Director…
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    Cleveland police agree to stop shooting people
    In a scathing rebuke of Cleveland’s police practices, the city and U.S. Department of Justice have entered into a court enforceable agreement to halt excessive…

    ATL BLOG

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    Do men cheat more than women, or are women just better at it?
    Cheating is a terrible, terrible thing. And yet and many of us have had a penchant for doing it. Some people believe it’s because we’re…
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    Top 10 Reasons Why Women Cheat
    Numerous relationship studies have concluded that a woman is more likely to cheat than a man. And that woman is more likely to cheat during…

    COMMUNITY

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    American Heart Association Opens Hearts to Save Lives
    The American Heart Association knows that cardiovascular disease is at the heart of our community’s health issues. Nearly half of all African-American adults have some…
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    Alzheimer’s Association and AKA’s collaborate to educate and advocate in fight against Alzheimer’s
    CHICAGO /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Alzheimer’s Association is proud to announce a nationwide partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. (AKA) to help raise awareness about…

    PRAISE

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    Bishop T.D. Jakes’ church looks to close racial divide in pews
    If you want to see segregation in America, all you have to do is go to church every Sunday. Each week, African-Americans go to Black churches,…
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    Marvin Sapp Shares Music And Health Status
    Pastor Marvin Sapp has had a busy week. he started the week by revealing the doctor’s orders: For the past week my doctor has had…

    FEATURES

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    Black Dads Matter: Are Fathers really optional?
    Author Josh Levs has been standing up for fathers since he fought and won his own battle for paternity leave. From JoshLevs.com: When journalist and fatherhood…
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    Dr. Joseph Lowery Statement on the Sentencing of Atlanta Teachers
      “A Pound of Flesh” Joseph Lowery   In Shakespeare’s  “Merchant of Venice” a prosecutorial team demanded a pound of flesh from a man who…
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    The ‘Dumbing Down’ of American Education
    Early in 2001, when I was the chair of the education committee on the Council of the District of Columbia, I was talking with the…

    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…

    VIEWPOINTS

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    Shooting drew together ordinary lives of driver, officer
    NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — But for a series of split-second decisions that followed a traffic stop, Walter Scott might still be alive and police…
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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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