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Malcolm X’s Grandson: Arrests Made in Killing

After beating, Malcolm Shabazz left with fatal skull, jaw and rib fractures

Investigation reveals gruesome, troubling details of Malcolm Shabazz’s death.

By Aaron Morrison

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Memphis School Cheating Architect Gets 7 Years

Veteran teacher made more than $120,000 recruiting stand-ins to take credential tests

Veteran educator paid stand-ins to take credential tests for substitute teachers in Memphis.

By Aaron Morrison

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OJ Simpson

O.J. Simpson To Ask Judge For New Las Vegas Trial

Nevada judge agrees to hear arguments for retrial

Former football hero says the lawyer on his 2008 armed robbery and kidnapping case was…

By Aaron Morrison

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Little Richard’s Childhood House Being Moved

Macon, Georgia plans to place a highway at the location

Little Richard’s childhood home will be moved instead of razed to make way for new…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Bill Clinton Delivers Commencement Speech at Howard

Clinton mentions Obama in his speech

Former president advocates for cooperation in HU commencement speech

By Makkada B. Selah

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Shots Fired at New Orleans Mother’s Day Parade; 18 Injured

Three suspects reportedly fled the scene

A second line parade in New Orleans on Mother’s Day disrupted by gunfire

By Makkada B. Selah

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Kid President Speaks a Special Mother’s Day Message to Moms Everywhere

Kid President leaves a special message for moms "on behalf of kids everywhere."

Kid President, better known as Robby Novak, has 10 things to say to moms around…

By Amber McKynzie

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charles ramsey

Charles Ramsey Takes Rescue Story To D.C.

Cleveland hero tells radio listeners how the heroic rescue almost didn't happen

Radio host flies Cleveland hero out for a whirlwind tour around the nation’s capital.

By Aaron Morrison

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anthony brown maryland

Anthony Brown Launches Campaign for Maryland Governor

Weekend of events to include appearance with Gov. Martin O'Malley

Decorated army veteran would be the state’s first African American to hold the office.

By Aaron Morrison

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Are U.S. Company Ads Getting More Racist?

Tyler, The Creator inadvertently created one of the most racist ads in recent memory

Sadly, some of the ads are being created by young, African American artists.

By Aaron Morrison

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Student Debt Keeps the Young From Big Spending

Marriage, homes and car purchases delayed because of enormous debt burdens

Study finds young people without student loans buy homes and cars sooner, but make less…

By Aaron Morrison

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Chicago Teen Says Bullying Students Set Her Hair on Fire

Parents upset because the school didn't immediately call the police

Two eighth grade girls set another girl’s hair on fire

By Makkada B. Selah

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MOREHOUSE COLLEGE

Spelman and Morehouse Students Speak Out About Rape Allegations

What do you think of the allegations?

News broke last week that four Morehouse students had been arrested in connection with two…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Who Pays the Higher Cost for Tax Evasion, Black or White Celebrities?

TheUrbanDaily.com dissects the consequences between black and White celebrities facing tax evasion.

In lieu of Lauryn Hill’s recent jail sentence for tax evasion, TheUrbanDaily.com looks at the…

By Amber McKynzie

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Good News Friday: Spelman College Twins Become the School’s First Co-Valedictorians

Kristie and Kirstie Bronner become Spelman College's first co-valedictorians.

Kristie and Kirstie Bronner become the first twin duo to take on the title of…

By Amber McKynzie

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ATM Thieves Take $45 Million in Just Hours

Law enforcement officials are calling it one of the largest cybercrime attacks ever committed

With computers and rigged ATM cards, network of bank robbers commit one of the largest…

By Aaron Morrison

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Boston Police Didn’t Know About FBI Warning on Tsarnaev

Tamerlan Tsarnaev is one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings

Two law enforcement agencies failed to communicate about Tsarnaev threat

By Makkada B. Selah

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Waffle House Brawl Gets Ugly When Employee Rips Co-Worker’s Hair Out

It's not clear why the women were fighting

Four waitresses fight in a Waffle House

By Makkada B. Selah

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malcolm-shabazz

Malcolm Shabazz, Grandson of Malcolm X, Murdered

It's not clear why Malcolm Shabazz was in Tiajuana, Mexico

Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X, mysteriously murdered in Mexico

By Makkada B. Selah

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Columbia University Football Player Charged with Hate Crime

The football player is African-American

Columbia University football player accused of using racial slurs

By Makkada B. Selah

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