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Top 5 NFL Performances in Week 8 Teacher Suspended After Posting Insulting Facebook Comments Toni Braxton Accused of Fraud Evelyn Lozada to Let Restraining Order Against Chad Johnson Expire Is Prison Distorting our Picture of Black Progress? Will Smith Freestyles at Gabrielle Union’s Birthday Party Fans at New Orleans Concert Boo After Madonna Stumps For Obama Oh, So Now it’s a Black Thing, Republicans? Cissy Houston Settles Rift With Bobbi Kristina Over Will Former N.Y. Giant Player Lawrence Taylor Wins Case Tameka Raymond Owes Back Rent to Georgia Complex Lil Wayne OK After Seizure Scare ‘Bring It On’ Movie Star Natina Reed Dead At 32 Former Colin Powell Aide Says GOP Is Party ‘Full of Racists’ Why Being A TV News Reporter Almost Kept Me From My Natural Hair Majority of Americans Are Prejudiced Against Blacks, Study Finds Has Bobby Brown Finally Seen the Light? Justin Timberlake Humiliated By Wedding Video Gag Do Black People Ignore Black-On-Black Violence? ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Denies he Said the N-Word On-Air Diddy Suffers Multiple Injuries in Cali Car Wreck Did Stephen A. Smith Say the “N-Word” on National TV? Lil Reese Blames ‘Haters’ for Leaked Video of Him Beating Woman Legendary Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Reportedly Dead at 68 Lisa From ‘Saved By The Bell’ Says Bipolar Claim is ‘Laughable’ Chicago Rapper Caught on Tape Attacking Woman Shooting at Creflo Dollar’s Atlanta Megachurch Chinese Kindergarten Teacher Detained for Striking Students Lawrence Taylor Now a Registered Sex Offender Michael Strahan Discusses Gay Rumors and Troubles with Ex-Wife Warren Moon Calls Cam Newton Criticism “Racist in Tone” America’s Next Top Model Judge Wanted by Cops for Brutal Assault Bobby Brown Arrested Again for Driving Under the Influence Defendant Sentenced in FAMU Hazing Case NYPD Teenage Informant Baited Muslims Into Terrorism Talk Monster Caffeinated Energy Drinks Linked to Deaths Residents Complain About Peeing Barclays Center Concertgoers Church Sign: ‘Vote For the Mormon, Not the Muslim!’ Pee-Wee Football Games Go too Far, Say Parents Killing of Run DMC’s Jam Master Jay Still Unsolved How Race Matters in the Classroom Top 5 NFL Player Performances From Week 7 Ex-NFL Star Bob Whitfield Ordered to Pay Sheree $75k Louisiana Woman Set on Fire by KKK Over Supporting Obama? Whoopi Barraged With Angry Tweets After Ann Romney Interview Ex NBA-er Stephon Marbury Had Affair With His Personal Chef Lucky Guy! Homeless South Carolina Man Wins $200k Lottery Chicago High School Student Killed Leaving School More People of Color Identifying as LGBT Students of Color Struggle to Fit in at Elite Prep Schools Florida Defends Different School Standards For Different Races Judge Orders Trayvon Martin’s School Records Released Rapper Chief Keef in Hot Water Over Gun Range Video LeBron James Denies 2014 Los Angeles Laker Free Agency Talk Samuel L. Jackson In Legal Fight Over ‘Uncle Tom’ Ad Racist?! St. Louis Zoo Removes Halloween Display of Lynchings Woman Jailed for Removing Posters Depicting Obama as Hitler People of Color Feel ‘Increasingly Uncomfortable’ at Work It’s About Time we Leave Stacey Dash Alone! Sue Simmons Explains Use of F-Word on Air, Blames Chuck Scarborough “Manifest Destiny” shirt disturbs GAP customers Trial Date Set for George Zimmerman of June 2013 African Union Elects First Female Head Make That Professor Questlove Binders Full of Gaffes: 7 Best Mitt Romney Binder Memes BET Co-Founder Speaks Her Mind About Direction of Network First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mom Speaks Out on Presidential Election Report: The Richest Person Ever Was a Black Man Evander Holyfield Retiring? Microsoft Exec Shouts Obscenities on Stage With Rapper Too Short Florida Residents Create ‘Halloween Hoodie Campaign’ for Trayvon Martin 3 White Students Re-Enact Chris Brown, Rihanna Beating in Blackface Denzel Washington Courts Another Oscar in ‘Flight’ Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Arrested for Having a Taser Video Sparks Controversy Over Gay Marriage in a Black Fraternity Apollo Uptown Hall Series Presents Free Presidential Debate Viewing Party Kanye West Shoves Female Paparazzi Over Reggie Bush Question Do Blacks Dislike Affirmative Action, Too? North Carolina Central Ruins Morgan State’s Homecoming Florida to Use Different Academic Standards for Students by Race Does Colorism Still Matter? History! Ole Miss Crowns First Black Homecoming Queen Shot Fired at Obama Field Office in Denver Las Vegas Cab Driver Receives $2,000 Tip White Student: ‘I Was Denied Entry to College Due to Affirmative Action’ Michael Vick Reveals he Owns a Dog New York City Debates Changes To Stop And Frisk [Video] ‘Stop and Frisk’ Leads to Shouting Match at Hearing Bronx HS Students Bust Staff Member in Undercover Facebook Sting Zimmerman Family Goes on Media Defense Dr. Conrad Murray: ‘Jail is Killing Me’ Quincy Jones III Wants Lil Wayne’s Lawsuit Thrown Out Comic Artist Illustrates Michelle Obama as “Wonder Woman” Stacey Dash’s Romney Support Garners Racist Tweets Arkansas Republican Uses the Bible to Defend Slavery Support of Obama Campaign Means Backlash for Ohio Band The Cleveland Show’s Hip-Hop Illuminati Wyclef: Relationship With Hill Fueled by ‘African King’ Complex The Obamas Finally go on That Anniversary Date Clueless? Actress Stacey Dash Says ‘Vote Romney’ Former NFL Player Free After Arrest for Strangling Ex-Girlfriend Slavery A Blessing? Arkansas Politician Thinks So Conflicting Reports In Death of Chris Lighty Bleach Bombings Lead to Racism March in Texas New DNA Tests Can Spot Gene Diseases in Babies New Ad Pits Black Americans Against Immigrants Republican Says Obama Lost Debate Because He’s ‘Lazy’ Hazing of African American Student with Noose Kitchen Aid Tweets Distasteful Comment During Debate About President’s Grandmother Romney Blog Contributor Tweets Outrageous Comparison LAPD Sued for Beating Black College Student (Video) Obama Scrutinized For ‘Accent’ While Speaking to Black Crowd Detroit Police Chief Suspended After Mistress’ Crazy Tweet Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID Uncle Luke Will Run for Mayor Again Nicki Minaj: Talent Evaulator or Marketing Strategy? 9 Things You Should Know About Mammograms Chad Johnson Hits the Dating Scene with Old Actress Oprah’s OWN Network Woos Tyler Perry Rapper Lil’ Scrappy Arrested in Atlanta Man Shoots Himself, Family Over Obama Re-Election Alcohol Advertising Disportionately Targets Black Youth HBCU Employee Says She was Fired for Being White NAACP Files Discrimination Complaint With NY Elite High Schools D Wade’s Ex-Wife Talks Losing Custody of Sons Black Republican Mayor Mia Love Receives Hate Mail Samuel L. Jackson featured in Unorthodox Pro-Obama Ad Louis Farrakhan: ‘We Can’t Keep Blaming the White Man’ Model Jessica White: ‘I Don’t Have a Baby With Ne-Yo’ Dolce & Gabbana Earrings Stirs Racial Controversy Chris Lighty’s Family Hires Private Investigator to Probe Death Say What!? Town Allows Male Teachers to Spank Female Students Bobbi Kristina Involved in Car Crash with Boyfriend CBC Launches New Voter Protection Initiative, ‘For The People’ Black Spending Power is Growing, Neilsen Reports Anchor Sue Simmons Talks Being Fired for First Time Did GOP Fave Mia Love Lie About Immigration Background? Hurricane Worker Spit on and Called N-Word by White Worker When NYC Businessmen Attack Each Other Over a Cab Ann Coulter: “Civil Rights Are Only For Blacks, Not Gays” Jason Kidd’s Ex-Wife Says She Used Her Son to Discover Cheating NYC McDonald’s at the Center of Another Anti-Gay Crime Lil Wayne’s Memory Lapse in Lawsuit Video Against Quincy Jones III NY Graduation Rates for Black, Hispanic Boys Lowest in Nation Chris Brown Fails Drug Test in Rihanna Case SAT Scores Fall as More Minority Students Take Exam Conde Nast Hires First Black EIC in its 103-Year History Jay-Z, Beyonce Visit Inwood’s La Marina to Promote New Liquor Deion Sanders Furious Over Judge’s $10k Child Support Order Ex-NBA Player Stephon Marbury’s Wife to Star on ‘Basketball Wives’

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Top 5 NFL Performances in Week 8

Did you have any of these players on your fantasy team?

Did you have any of these players on your fantasy team?

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Teacher Suspended After Posting Insulting Facebook Comments

Parents are calling for her removal

Parents are calling for her removal

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Toni Braxton Accused of Fraud

Court documents say the R&B star gave over $50,000 to avoid paying money she owes

Court documents say the R&B star gave over $50,000 to avoid paying money she owes

By Gene Demby

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Evelyn Lozada to Let Restraining Order Against Chad Johnson Expire

Will Evelyn and Chad reconcile?

Will Evelyn and Chad reconcile?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Is Prison Distorting our Picture of Black Progress?

"The effects of large-scale imprisonment makes it hard to effectively craft social policy," says Pettit

“The effects of large-scale imprisonment makes it hard to effectively craft social policy,” says Pettit

By Gene Demby

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Will Smith Freestyles at Gabrielle Union’s Birthday Party

Actor rocks the mic at a star-studded party in Miami

Actor rocks the mic at a star-studded party in Miami

By Makkada B. Selah

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Fans at New Orleans Concert Boo After Madonna Stumps For Obama

"I don't care who you vote for as long as you vote for Obama," she said.

“I don’t care who you vote for as long as you vote for Obama,” she…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Oh, So Now it’s a Black Thing, Republicans?

Republican states that Colin Powell's endorsement of President Obama is racially motivated

Republican states that Colin Powell’s endorsement of President Obama is racially motivated

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Cissy Houston Settles Rift With Bobbi Kristina Over Will

Whitney Houston's mother will no longer contest the will

Whitney Houston’s mother will no longer contest the will

By Makkada B. Selah

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Former N.Y. Giant Player Lawrence Taylor Wins Case

Taylor says he looks forward to mending his 'broken life'

Taylor says he looks forward to mending his ‘broken life’

By Makkada B. Selah

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Tameka Raymond Owes Back Rent to Georgia Complex

Her landlord says she's 50k in the hole

Her landlord says she’s 50k in the hole

By Makkada B. Selah

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Lil Wayne OK After Seizure Scare

Tweets 'I'm Good' after double seizures

Tweets ‘I’m Good’ after double seizures

By Makkada B. Selah

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‘Bring It On’ Movie Star Natina Reed Dead At 32

Driver will not be charged with murder

Driver will not be charged with murder

By Black Enterprise

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Former Colin Powell Aide Says GOP Is Party ‘Full of Racists’

He says opposition to Obama is 'due to the color of his skin'

He says opposition to Obama is ‘due to the color of his skin’

By Gene Demby

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Why Being A TV News Reporter Almost Kept Me From My Natural Hair

Do you encounter similar issues?

Do you encounter similar issues?

By Black Enterprise

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Majority of Americans Are Prejudiced Against Blacks, Study Finds

The number showed a slight increase from 2008

The number showed a slight increase from 2008

By Black Enterprise

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Has Bobby Brown Finally Seen the Light?

Could his recent DUI arrest be the best thing to ever happen to him?

Could his recent DUI arrest be the best thing to ever happen to him?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Justin Timberlake Humiliated By Wedding Video Gag

The 'Friends With Benefits' star claims he wasn't involved in video's production

The ‘Friends With Benefits’ star claims he wasn’t involved in video’s production

By Makkada B. Selah

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Do Black People Ignore Black-On-Black Violence?

The Cleveland bus driver and Lil Reese incidents are two that come to mind

The Cleveland bus driver and Lil Reese incidents are two that come to mind

By Black Enterprise

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ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Denies he Said the N-Word On-Air

Even though it's on tape, he denies he said it.

Even though it’s on tape, he denies he said it.

By Makkada B. Selah

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Diddy Suffers Multiple Injuries in Cali Car Wreck

Rep releases statement on Diddy's condition

Rep releases statement on Diddy’s condition

By Makkada B. Selah

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Did Stephen A. Smith Say the “N-Word” on National TV?

Let's see how Smith explains himself out of this one

Let’s see how Smith explains himself out of this one

By Black Enterprise

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Lil Reese Blames ‘Haters’ for Leaked Video of Him Beating Woman

The young rapper has showed no remorse about the incident on his Twitter feed

The young rapper has showed no remorse about the incident on his Twitter feed

By Black Enterprise

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Legendary Boxing Trainer Emanuel Steward Reportedly Dead at 68

Steward had surgery in September for a stomach disorder

Steward had surgery in September for a stomach disorder

By Black Enterprise

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Lisa From ‘Saved By The Bell’ Says Bipolar Claim is ‘Laughable’

Who do you believe?

Who do you believe?

By Black Enterprise

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Chicago Rapper Caught on Tape Attacking Woman

Will this end the young Chicago rapper's career?

Will this end the young Chicago rapper’s career?

By Black Enterprise

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Shooting at Creflo Dollar’s Atlanta Megachurch

One man was killed during Wednesday morning service at one of America's biggest mega-churches

One man was killed during Wednesday morning service at one of America’s biggest mega-churches

By Makkada B. Selah

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Chinese Kindergarten Teacher Detained for Striking Students

Video shows teacher smacking students slow at math

Video shows teacher smacking students slow at math

By Makkada B. Selah

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Lawrence Taylor Now a Registered Sex Offender

Former N.Y. Giant says sex was consensual

Former N.Y. Giant says sex was consensual

By Makkada B. Selah

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Michael Strahan Discusses Gay Rumors and Troubles with Ex-Wife

The former New York Giants defensive end clears the air in interview with Bryant Gumbel.

The former New York Giants defensive end clears the air in interview with Bryant Gumbel.…

By Sasha King

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Warren Moon Calls Cam Newton Criticism “Racist in Tone”

Do you agree or disagree?

Do you agree or disagree?

By Black Enterprise

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America’s Next Top Model Judge Wanted by Cops for Brutal Assault

The former boxer turned judge viciously pummeled a man, according to reports

The former boxer turned judge viciously pummeled a man, according to reports

By Black Enterprise

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Bobby Brown Arrested Again for Driving Under the Influence

Los Angeles Police spotted the singer driving erratically

Los Angeles Police spotted the singer driving erratically

By Black Enterprise

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Defendant Sentenced in FAMU Hazing Case

The first of a dozen defendants has been sentenced

The first of a dozen defendants has been sentenced

By Makkada B. Selah

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NYPD Teenage Informant Baited Muslims Into Terrorism Talk

Teen says he was told to create conversations about jihad and terrorism

Teen says he was told to create conversations about jihad and terrorism

By Makkada B. Selah

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Monster Beverage Changes Label, No Longer a Dietary Supplement

Monster Caffeinated Energy Drinks Linked to Deaths

The carbonated drink competes with Red Bull

The carbonated drink competes with Red Bull

By Makkada B. Selah

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Residents Complain About Peeing Barclays Center Concertgoers

People who supervise a community garden say that attendees pee on their plants and on the walls of nearby buildings.

People who supervise a community garden say that attendees pee on their plants and on…

By Black Enterprise

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Church Sign: ‘Vote For the Mormon, Not the Muslim!’

An anti-Obama pastor in a small town has opinions

An anti-Obama pastor in a small town has opinions

By Black Enterprise

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Pee-Wee Football Games Go too Far, Say Parents

10 Year Olds End Up With Concussions

In a match held last month, two teams, the Southbridge Pop Warner peewees faced the…

By Sasha King

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Killing of Run DMC’s Jam Master Jay Still Unsolved

After a decade, authorities have few leads in the shooting death of the pioneering DJ.

After a decade, authorities have few leads in the shooting death of the pioneering DJ.

By Black Enterprise

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How Race Matters in the Classroom

Florida and Virginia are flirting with the idea of "lowering the bar" for black students, and by association, their teachers.

Florida and Virginia are flirting with the idea of “lowering the bar” for black students,…

By Black Enterprise

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Top 5 NFL Player Performances From Week 7

Robert Griffin III, Victor Cruz and a few others lead the way

Robert Griffin III, Victor Cruz and a few others lead the way

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Ex-NFL Star Bob Whitfield Ordered to Pay Sheree $75k

Will she use this money to bring life back to her clothing line?

Will she use this money to bring life back to her clothing line?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Louisiana Woman Set on Fire by KKK Over Supporting Obama?

Authorities are claiming the victim was not wearing an Obama t-shirt

Authorities are claiming the victim was not wearing an Obama t-shirt

By Makkada B. Selah

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Whoopi Barraged With Angry Tweets After Ann Romney Interview

Asked why Mitt Romney never served in the military

Asked why Mitt Romney never served in the military

By Makkada B. Selah

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Ex NBA-er Stephon Marbury Had Affair With His Personal Chef

He paid her almost a million dollars to keep her quiet

He paid her almost a million dollars to keep her quiet

By Makkada B. Selah

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Lucky Guy! Homeless South Carolina Man Wins $200k Lottery

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

The unidentified winner says he plans to buy a house

By Makkada B. Selah

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Chicago High School Student Killed Leaving School

When will the violence in "Chiraq" end?

When will the violence in “Chiraq” end?

By Makkada B. Selah

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More People of Color Identifying as LGBT

A new survey found that people of color were more likely to identify as LGBTQ than whites.

A new survey found that people of color were more likely to identify as LGBTQ…

By Black Enterprise

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Students of Color Struggle to Fit in at Elite Prep Schools

Three new films look at the social obstacles that minorities face at top private schools.

Three new films look at the social obstacles that minorities face at top private schools.

By Black Enterprise

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Florida Defends Different School Standards For Different Races

The state says the goals have been misunderstood by the public

The state says the goals have been misunderstood by the public

By Black Enterprise

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Judge Orders Trayvon Martin’s School Records Released

What does this mean for the case?

What does this mean for the case?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Rapper Chief Keef in Hot Water Over Gun Range Video

Will his career save him from jail?

Will his career save him from jail?

By Makkada B. Selah

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LeBron James Denies 2014 Los Angeles Laker Free Agency Talk

Would 'The King' go west when Kobe Bryant retires?

Would ‘The King’ go west when Kobe Bryant retires?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Samuel L. Jackson In Legal Fight Over ‘Uncle Tom’ Ad

The prolific actor has become a target of a staunch pro-life political candidate

The prolific actor has become a target of a staunch pro-life political candidate

By Black Enterprise

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Think this is spooky? ID thieves are even scarier "ghosts."

Racist?! St. Louis Zoo Removes Halloween Display of Lynchings

Ghosts in trees were said to look like lynchings

Ghosts in trees were said to look like lynchings

By Makkada B. Selah

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Woman Jailed for Removing Posters Depicting Obama as Hitler

Should she have been arrested?

Should she have been arrested?

By Makkada B. Selah

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People of Color Feel ‘Increasingly Uncomfortable’ at Work

A Duboisian double-consciousness persists

A Duboisian double-consciousness persists

By Makkada B. Selah

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It’s About Time we Leave Stacey Dash Alone!

The 'Clueless' actress has done us a favor by endorsing Mitt Romney

The ‘Clueless’ actress has done us a favor by endorsing Mitt Romney

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Sue Simmons Explains Use of F-Word on Air, Blames Chuck Scarborough

Distracted co-anchor, Chuck Scarborough, intended recipient of comment

Distracted co-anchor, Chuck Scarborough, intended recipient of comment

By Sasha King

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“Manifest Destiny” shirt disturbs GAP customers

Petition started to discontinue shirt.

Petition started to discontinue shirt.

By Sasha King

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Trial Date Set for George Zimmerman of June 2013

The date falls more than a year after Trayvon Martin's death

The date falls more than a year after Trayvon Martin’s dath

By Makkada B. Selah

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African Union Elects First Female Head

South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma now leads

South Africa’s Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma now leads

By Makkada B. Selah

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Make That Professor Questlove

The Roots drummer to co-teach a course at NYU

The Roots drummer to co-teach a course at NYU

By Makkada B. Selah

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Binders Full of Gaffes: 7 Best Mitt Romney Binder Memes

Romney's debate gaffe is the stuff of humorous Internet fodder

Romney’s debate gaffe the stuff of humorous Internet fodder

By Terrena Carriman

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BET Co-Founder Speaks Her Mind About Direction of Network

Johnson said BET "reinforces negative stereotypes of young people, African Americans in particular."

Johnson said BET “reinforces negative stereotypes of young people, African Americans in particular.”

By Sasha King

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First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mom Speaks Out on Presidential Election

"I admire how hard Barack works," said Marian Robinson

“I admire how hard Barack works,” said Marian Robinson

By Sasha King

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Report: The Richest Person Ever Was a Black Man

Emperor Mansa Musa is the wealthiest person who ever lived

Emperor Mansa Musa is the wealthiest person who ever lived

By Makkada B. Selah

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Evander Holyfield Retiring?

It's been fifteen years since he lost part of his ear to Mike Tyson

It’s been fifteen years since he lost part of his ear to Mike Tyson

By Makkada B. Selah

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Microsoft Exec Shouts Obscenities on Stage With Rapper Too Short

Will this video get the exec in trouble?

Will this video get the exec in trouble?

By Black Enterprise

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Florida Residents Create ‘Halloween Hoodie Campaign’ for Trayvon Martin

Will you be wearing a hoodie this Halloween?

Will you be wearing a hoodie this Halloween?

By Black Enterprise

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3 White Students Re-Enact Chris Brown, Rihanna Beating in Blackface

Just a comedic act or racist?

Just a comedic act or racist?

By Black Enterprise

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Denzel Washington Courts Another Oscar in ‘Flight’

Critics in awe of the veteran actor's performance

Critics in awe of the veteran actor’s performance

By Makkada B. Selah

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Three 6 Mafia’s DJ Paul Arrested for Having a Taser

What is it with rappers and weapons?

What is it with rappers and weapons?

By Demetria Irwin

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Video Sparks Controversy Over Gay Marriage in a Black Fraternity

What are your views on this issue?

What are your views on this issue?

By Black Enterprise

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Apollo Uptown Hall Series Presents Free Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Black Enterprise Business Report Correspondent Shannon Lanier to lead Q&A discussion of Obama v. Romney Round 2

The Apollo Theater will present the second event in its newly launched Apollo Uptown Hall…

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Kanye West Shoves Female Paparazzi Over Reggie Bush Question

Do you think the photographer should press charges?

Do you think the photographer should press charges?

By Black Enterprise

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Do Blacks Dislike Affirmative Action, Too?

CNN writer says that many professional blacks feel that such policies delegitimize their accomplishments.

CNN writer says that many professional blacks feel that such policies delegitimize their accomplishments.

By Black Enterprise

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North Carolina Central Ruins Morgan State’s Homecoming

NCCU defeats Morgan State 24-20

NCCU defeats Morgan State 24-20

By Makkada B. Selah

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Florida to Use Different Academic Standards for Students by Race

Another city, another affirmative action type argument

Another city, another affirmative action type argument

By Black Enterprise

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Does Colorism Still Matter?

What do you think of colorism and the effects it's had in our communities?

What do you think of colorism and the effects it’s had in our communities?

By Black Enterprise

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History! Ole Miss Crowns First Black Homecoming Queen

A historic moment in the controversial southern university's history

A historic moment in the controversial southern university’s history

By Makkada B. Selah

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Shot Fired at Obama Field Office in Denver

A window was shattered in one of the president's Denver campaign offices

A window was shattered in one of the president’s Denver campaign offices

By Makkada B. Selah

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Las Vegas Cab Driver Receives $2,000 Tip

The city of sin has a good Samaritan

The city of sin has a good Samaritan

By Sasha King

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White Student: ‘I Was Denied Entry to College Due to Affirmative Action’

Ruling could change Affirmative Action policies throughout the nation.

Ruling could change Affirmative Action policies throughout the nation.

By Sasha King

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Michael Vick Reveals he Owns a Dog

Should the NFL player convicted of running a dog fighting operation be allowed to own a pet?

Should the NFL player convicted of running a dog fighting operation be allowed to own…

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New York City Debates Changes To Stop And Frisk [Video]

What do you think of the controversial policy?

What do you think of the controversial policy?

By Black Enterprise

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‘Stop and Frisk’ Leads to Shouting Match at Hearing

Tempers flared at City Council hearing

Tempers flared at City Council hearing

By Sasha King

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Bronx HS Students Bust Staff Member in Undercover Facebook Sting

Fake Facebook page reels in school technician

Fake Facebook page reels in school technician

By Sasha King

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Zimmerman Family Goes on Media Defense

Older Brother Rants to Trayvon lawyer on Twitter

The family of George Zimmerman wants to show the world that he isn’t a racist,…

By Sasha King

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Dr. Conrad Murray: ‘Jail is Killing Me’

Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson

Murray was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson

By Black Enterprise

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Quincy Jones III Wants Lil Wayne’s Lawsuit Thrown Out

Music was allowed in film under the 'fair use' doctrine

Music was allowed in film under the ‘fair use’ doctrine

By Sasha King

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Comic Artist Illustrates Michelle Obama as “Wonder Woman”

A real life heroine to many

A real life heroine to many

By Sasha King

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Stacey Dash’s Romney Support Garners Racist Tweets

Dash stands her ground despite racist backlash

Dash stands her ground despite racist backlash

By Sasha King

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Arkansas Republican Uses the Bible to Defend Slavery

Loy Mauch says Jesus didn't condemn slavery

Loy Mauch says Jesus didn’t condemn slavery

By Sasha King

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Support of Obama Campaign Means Backlash for Ohio Band

Popular band The Nationals' get backlash for supporting Obama

Popular band The Nationals’ get backlash for supporting Obama

By Sasha King

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The Cleveland Show’s Hip-Hop Illuminati

Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, ?uestlove, Bruno Mars and Will.i.am featured in show's premiere

Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, ?uestlove, Bruno Mars and Will.i.am featured in show’s premiere

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Wyclef: Relationship With Hill Fueled by ‘African King’ Complex

Is he providing us with way too much information?

Is he providing us with way too much information?

By Black Enterprise

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The Obamas Finally go on That Anniversary Date

They celebrated it even if they were a few days late

They celebrated it even if they were a few days late

By Black Enterprise

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Clueless? Actress Stacey Dash Says ‘Vote Romney’

Romney currently holds zero percent of the black vote

Romney currently holds zero percent of the black vote

By Black Enterprise

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Former NFL Player Free After Arrest for Strangling Ex-Girlfriend

The former NFL player's troubles with women continues

The former NFL player’s troubles with women continues

By Black Enterprise

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Slavery A Blessing? Arkansas Politician Thinks So

Jon Hubbard makes shocking claims in new book

Jon Hubbard makes shocking claims in new book

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Conflicting Reports In Death of Chris Lighty

Investigators dig deep in death of music mogul

Investigators dig deep in death of music mogul

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Bleach Bombings Lead to Racism March in Texas

Have you ever been the victim of a bleach bombing?

Have you ever been the victim of a bleach bombing?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New DNA Tests Can Spot Gene Diseases in Babies

Scientists can now decode DNA in days instead of weeks

Scientists can now decode DNA in days instead of weeks

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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New Ad Pits Black Americans Against Immigrants

Anti-immigration group makes controversial ad

Anti-immigration group makes controversial ad

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Republican Says Obama Lost Debate Because He’s ‘Lazy’

John Sununu personally rips into Obama

John Sununu personally rips into Obama

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Hazing of African American Student with Noose

How was this allowed?

Some students of the Wynne High School junior varsity football team reportedly hung a noose…

By Sasha King

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Kitchen Aid Tweets Distasteful Comment During Debate About President’s Grandmother

Apologizes shortly after

Yesterday’s first presidential debate garnered much attention, and amassed over 10 million tweets on Twitter.…

By Sasha King

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Romney Blog Contributor Tweets Outrageous Comparison

Tweet by John Hawkins

A blog contributor for the Romney campaign, John Hawkins, tweeted “A White Woman Voting for…

By Sasha King

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LAPD Sued for Beating Black College Student (Video)

Aibuidefe Oghogho has no criminal history

The LAPD is making headlines again in regards to an excessive force case where former…

By Sasha King

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Obama Scrutinized For ‘Accent’ While Speaking to Black Crowd

The president is under the racial microscope

The president is under the racial microscope

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Detroit Police Chief Suspended After Mistress’ Crazy Tweet

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has suspended the police officer

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing has suspended the police officer

By Black Enterprise

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Court Rules Pennsylvania Can Vote Without Photo ID

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

Judge orders injunction of controversial law

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Uncle Luke Will Run for Mayor Again

Luther Campbell wants to do his part by participating in politics

Luther Campbell wants to do his part by participating in politics

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Nicki Minaj: Talent Evaulator or Marketing Strategy?

American Idol's Nicki Minaj says this is a big milestone

American Idol’s Nicki Minaj says this is a big milestone

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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9 Things You Should Know About Mammograms

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Get informed for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Sasha King

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Chad Johnson Hits the Dating Scene with Old Actress

Is he already over Evelyn?

Is he already over Evelyn?

By Sasha King

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Oprah’s OWN Network Woos Tyler Perry

OWN's going scripted

OWN’s going scripted

By Sasha King

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Rapper Lil’ Scrappy Arrested in Atlanta

Reality star violated probation for marijuana conviction

Reality star violated probation for marijuana conviction

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Man Shoots Himself, Family Over Obama Re-Election

Man commits suicide over financial fears

Man commits suicide over financial fears

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Alcohol Advertising Disportionately Targets Black Youth

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

John Hopkins study reveals racial disparity in alcohol advertising

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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HBCU Employee Says She was Fired for Being White

Woman says university wouldn't have fired her if she was black

Woman says university wouldn’t have fired her if she was black

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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NAACP Files Discrimination Complaint With NY Elite High Schools

Group says city's high schools discriminate against minorities

Group says city’s high schools discriminate against minorities

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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D Wade’s Ex-Wife Talks Losing Custody of Sons

Siovaughn Wade accuses star of showing signs of abuse

Siovaughn Wade accuses star of showing signs of abuse

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Black Republican Mayor Mia Love Receives Hate Mail

Love says she is proud of her heritage

Love says she is proud of her heritage

By Sasha King

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Samuel L. Jackson featured in Unorthodox Pro-Obama Ad

Actor tells America to wake the f up!

Actor tells America to wake the f up!

By Sasha King

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Louis Farrakhan: ‘We Can’t Keep Blaming the White Man’

Did you ever expect him to say something like this?

Did you ever expect him to say something like this?

By Black Enterprise

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Model Jessica White: ‘I Don’t Have a Baby With Ne-Yo’

Documentary mistakenly showed photo of model Jessica White instead of the singer

Documentary mistakenly showed photo of model Jessica White instead of the singer

By Black Enterprise

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Dolce & Gabbana Earrings Stirs Racial Controversy

Fashion giant launches earrings with African faces

Fashion giant launches earrings with African faces

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Chris Lighty’s Family Hires Private Investigator to Probe Death

Was Chris Lighty's death really a suicide?

Was Chris Lighty’s death really a suicide?

By Demetria Irwin

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Say What!? Town Allows Male Teachers to Spank Female Students

Spare the rod and spoil the child

Spare the rod and spoil the child

By Sasha King

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Bobbi Kristina Involved in Car Crash with Boyfriend

How would Whitney take this?

How would Whitney take this?

By Sasha King

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CBC Launches New Voter Protection Initiative, ‘For The People’

BE prepared for Election Day!

BE prepared for Election Day!

By Sasha King

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Black Spending Power is Growing, Neilsen Reports

Through technology, Blacks are vital consumers to advertisers

Through technology, Blacks are vital consumers to advertisers

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Anchor Sue Simmons Talks Being Fired for First Time

Legendary anchor discusses departure with Joy Behar

Legendary anchor discusses departure with Joy Behar

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Did GOP Fave Mia Love Lie About Immigration Background?

Discrepancy with politician's family immigration surfaces

Discrepancy with politician’s family immigration surfaces

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Hurricane Worker Spit on and Called N-Word by White Worker

Unprovoked attack gets caught on video

Unprovoked attack gets caught on video

By Sasha King

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When NYC Businessmen Attack Each Other Over a Cab

Manhattan streets turn into a boxing ring

Manhattan streets turn into a boxing ring

By Sasha King

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Ann Coulter: “Civil Rights Are Only For Blacks, Not Gays”

What do you think of the controversial Conservative commentator's comments?

What do you think of the controversial Conservative commentator’s comments?

By Black Enterprise

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Jason Kidd’s Ex-Wife Says She Used Her Son to Discover Cheating

Tell all interview with Metropolis Nights Magazine is juicy

Tell all interview with Metropolis Nights Magazine is juicy

By Sasha King

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NYC McDonald’s at the Center of Another Anti-Gay Crime

44-year-old Bronx man was arrested in attack

44-year-old Bronx man was arrested in attack

By Sasha King

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Lil Wayne’s Memory Lapse in Lawsuit Video Against Quincy Jones III

This is one of the funniest interviews you'll ever see

This is one of the funniest interviews you’ll ever see

By Sasha King

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NY Graduation Rates for Black, Hispanic Boys Lowest in Nation

Only 37 percent graduate high school in four years

Only 37 percent graduate high school in four years

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Chris Brown Fails Drug Test in Rihanna Case

Singer says he has medical prescription for marijuana

Singer says he has medical prescription for marijuana

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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SAT Scores Fall as More Minority Students Take Exam

Minority students taking SATs increased to 45 percent

Minority students taking SATs increased to 45 percent

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Conde Nast Hires First Black EIC in its 103-Year History

Celebrate or side-eye?

Celebrate or side-eye?

By Demetria Irwin

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Jay-Z, Beyonce Visit Inwood’s La Marina to Promote New Liquor

One of the world's it couples visited the venue to promote Jay's liquor "D'usse"

One of the world’s it couples visited the venue to promote Jay’s liquor “D’usse”

By Black Enterprise

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Deion Sanders Furious Over Judge’s $10k Child Support Order

Do you think Pilar deserves that amount in child support payments?

Do you think Pilar deserves that amount in child support payments?

By Black Enterprise

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Ex-NBA Player Stephon Marbury’s Wife to Star on ‘Basketball Wives’

Another former NBA baller's wife joins the cast

Another former NBA baller’s wife joins the cast

By Black Enterprise

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Women of Power

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[RECAP] Activate Conference Wows and Inspires New York City Power Women

The Activate Conference, held Sept. 20 at the Times Center in NYC, featured speakers Keke…

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Cool Jobs: Television Executive Micheline Bowman Balances Career and Side Hustle

Fox News’ Micheline Bowman has more than 15 years experience in television and has a…

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