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David Chalian Says Romney Doesn’t Mind ‘Black People Drowning’, Fired by Yahoo

News correspondent apologizes for 'thoughtless joke'

News correspondent apologizes for ‘thoughtless joke’

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John Kasick

Ohio Governor: ‘Blacks Can Come From The Streets And Own Businesses’

The Ohio governor is no stranger to controversial comments

The Ohio governor is no stranger to controversial comments

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Sherman Hemsley’s Body Still Frozen, Not Buried Weeks After Death

When will he finally be laid to rest?

When will he finally be laid to rest?

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Gym Denies Gabby Douglas’ Claims Of Racism, Bullying

Excalibur Gymnastics says it did not 'knowingly' mistreat Douglas

Excalibur Gymnastics says it did not ‘knowingly’ mistreat Douglas

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Jennifer Hudson To Appear on Oprah’s Next Chapter

Tearful singer addresses tragic murders of family

Tearful singer addresses tragic murders of family

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Oprah Tops Forbes’ Highest-Paid Celebrity List

Media mogul earns $165 million, tops list for fourth consecutive year

Media mogul earns $165 million, tops list for fourth consecutive year

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Is This Michelle Obama Magazine Cover Racist?

Magazine cover shows the first lady naked in slave garb

Magazine cover shows the first lady naked in slave garb

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Gabby Douglas Tells Oprah She Was Bullied, Called ‘Slave’

The young Olympic gold medalist says she almost quit gymnastics

The young Olympic gold medalist says she almost quit gymnastics

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Camden To Disband Police Department

One of country's most dangerous cities to lay off 270 officers

One of country’s most dangerous cities to lay off 270 officers

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NAACP Urges Police to Stop Macing Students

The nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization advises police to ban the use of mace and develop reasonable policies

The NAACP responds to notice that law-enforcement in Birmingham have used compromising strategies with over…

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Robin Roberts to Begin Medical Leave Friday

The “GMA” coanchor, who is fighting rare blood disorder MDS (myelodysplastic syndrome), will begin medical leave on Friday

Robin Roberts announced Monday she will begin her medical leave after Friday’s show.

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Usher’s Ex-Wife Tameka to Appeal Custody Decision

Scorned mother claims judge was biased

Scorned mother claims judge was biased

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Anti-Obama Documentary Earns Big at Box Office

Conservative film grosses $9.1 million domestically

Conservative film grosses $9.1 million domestically

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Will ‘A Different World’ Make Its Return to TV?

Show's producer Debbie Allen eager for reunion

Show’s producer Debbie Allen eager for reunion

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Tameka Loses Court Battle, Usher Gets Primary Custody

Singer gets custody of two young sons

Singer gets custody of two young sons

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Afro-Punk Festival Returns for 8th Year of Rock, Food and Fun

Co-producer Matthew Morgan talks black cultural movement

BlackEnterprise.com talks with Afro-Punk’s co-producer, Matthew Morgan, about the festival’s long-running success and the unique…

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Erykah Badu, Janelle Monae To Perform at Afro-Punk Festival

Performers headline free concert line-up

Performers headline free concert line-up

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Newark Mayor Cory Booker for New Jersey Governor?

Charismatic Newark mayor sets eyes on 2013 Governor's race

Charismatic Newark mayor sets eyes on 2013 Governor’s race

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Michelle Obama Lets Move Project Large

Michelle Obama to Promote Health Initiative on Dr. Oz

First lady continues trail to end childhood obesity

First lady continues trail to end childhood obesity

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Lil’ Wayne’s “I don’t like New York” Comment Angers Senator

State senator demands apology from rapper

State senator demands apology from rapper

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