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Chicago 6-Month-Old Dead After Being Shot Five Times

Chicago gunman opens fire on father changing daughter's diaper.

The infant’s father, allegedly has a known gang affiliation.

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The Growth of “Super-White” Majority Counties in Atlanta

Could Atlanta soon suffer Detroit's fate?

White suburbs secede from Atlanta

By Makkada B. Selah

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Michael Vick Signs up for Dog Training Classes

Vick turns a new leaf with his pets.

Has he fully changed?

By Sandra Evangelina Garcia

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Fake Bomber Gets Through Newark Airport Security

Newark Airport TSA employees fail security test by letting fake bombers through a checkpoint.

Newark International Airport fails security test after their B1 checkpoint is unknowingly breached by a…

By Amber McKynzie

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Black School Districts in Philly Rocked by 23 School Closings

Mostly black kids will be affected by the closings

Philly school board closes several schools for “underperforming”

By Makkada B. Selah

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Kwame Kilpatrick Found Guilty in Federal Trial

Kwame Kilpatrick stepped down as mayor of Detroit in 2008

Former Detroit mayor found guilty of racketeering and extortion in federal court

By Makkada B. Selah

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16-Year-Old Shot and Killed by Plain-Clothes Cops After Pointing Gun

Two plain-clothes shot 16-year-old after encounter in Brooklyn.

Gray’s friends said they didn’t know he had a gun.

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NRA Airs New Ad Aimed at Minorities

Colion Noir gives his reasons on why you should arm yourself.

You think the NRA can sway our opinions on guns?

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Retired Boxer Tony Martin Shot and Killed in Philly

52-year-old retired boxer is murdered in his Philadelphia property.

Martin’s niece says a visitor of one his tenants got into verbal dispute with former…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Rev. Jesse Jackson Plans to Attend Hugo Chavez Funeral

Jackson admits knowing Chavez directly and personally.

Jackson is one of many black liberals who were Chavez supporters

By Sandra Evangelina Garcia

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First Lady Books Adele and Beyonce for her 50th Birthday

Preparations underway for Michelle Obama's 50th Birthday.

Who else will she get to perform?

By Sandra Evangelina Garcia

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Black Man Wins $13 Million in Lawsuit After 13 Years of False Imprisonment

Cleveland police detectives withheld evidence in his case

African-American man wins 13 million in federal civil rights lawsuit

By Makkada B. Selah

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Eyewitness Account Released in FAMU Hazing Death

Defendant says hazing has been occurring at FAMU for years

Co-defendant in FAMU hazing death provides account

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Lebron James’ ‘Save the Date’ Wedding Invitations Released

The couple will wed in San Diego

Lebron James and Savannah Brinson prepare to tie the knot

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Michael Jordan Applies for Florida Marriage License

NBA legend will wed for the second time around.

Jordan and Cuban-American girlfriend have been engaged since December 2011.

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Man Charged in Massive Girl Scout Cookies Heist

Man allegedly swiped Thin Mint and Shortbread cookies

Man accused of stealing $19,000 Worth of Girl Scout cookies

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How Poland Spring Failed to Capitalize on Marco Rubio’s Sip

Republican Marco Rubio Quotes Wiz Khalifa and Jay-Z on Senate Floor

Florida senator references hip-hop in support for Rand Paul's filibuster.

Rubio has previously professed his love for Tupac Shakur.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Bobbi Kristina Turns 20, Leaves Whitney Houston a Message

Bobbi Kristina leaves a message for her mother for her 20th birthday.

Bobbi Kristina turns to Instagram for 20th birthday to leave her late mother a message.

By Amber McKynzie

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Former Essence EIC Says She Was Forced Out by White Management

Former editor Constance White says that white corporate ownership has changed the magazine

Former Essence magazine editor says she was forced out by white management

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Howard Students Sue for Alpha Kappa Alpha For Human-Rights Violations

AKAs Respond to Human Rights Lawsuit

AKAs say legacy status does not guarantee admittance in a particular chapter

Alpha Kappa Alpha responds to allegations that they violated pledges’ human rights

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