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First Black Illinois Congresswoman Dies at 81

Leaves behind a 24 year legacy in Congress

Collins passed away Sunday evening after suffering from a stroke.

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Young Jeezy Claims He Doesn’t Owe Partner 5 Million Dollars

Alleged business partner says he was down with Jeezy before he got his record deal

Alleged business partner says rapper owes him back pay for work on his albums

By Makkada B. Selah

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TJ Jackson Reaches Out to MJ Estate for Children’s Financial Support

Tito "TJ" Jackson is asking a judge to grant a monthly allowance from MJ's Estate.

TJ Jackson is seeking financial support for the Michael Jackson Estate to continue caring for…

By Amber McKynzie

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Father Pays $200 to Daughter to Shut Down Facebook Account

A Massachusetts father signs a $200 agreement with his daughter to stay off Facebook.

A Massachusetts father agrees to pay his daughter to stay off Facebook.

By Amber McKynzie

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Rapper Kenny Clutch Killed in Sin City Shootout, Car Crash

Clutch died a block from where Tupac Shakur was gunned down in 1996

Oakland rapper Kenny Clutch was shot and killed in Las Vegas

By Makkada B. Selah

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‘Slavery’ Math Problems Cause Uproar in Manhattan School

The fourth graders had to add, subtract and multiply slaves and number of whippings

Teacher at elementary school assigns ‘slavery’ math problems for homework

By Makkada B. Selah

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What!? Ohio Landlord Accused of Whipping Tenant Over Late Rent

Landlord charged with assault for whipping 29-year-old tenant with belt.

Tenant submitted to whipping because he was “scared” and “wanted to get it over with.”

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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‘MAD TV’ Star Aries Spears’ Wife Files For Divorce

Comedian's wife files for divorce and demands spousal support.

Spears’ wife is asking for full custody of their three-year-old son.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Soledad O’Brien Leaves Host Gig at CNN, Starts Media Company

Journalist enters partnership with CNN with new media company.

O’Brien’s show “Boiling Point” gets the axe after poor ratings.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Amber Rose Gives Birth to Baby Boy “Sebastian”

Congratulations to the couple

Do you like Wiz and Amber as a couple?

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Cory Booker Outraged by Viral Video on World Star Hip Hop

Displays violence in the community

A video of a beating that took place last summer has left the video sharing…

By Sasha King

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Judge Rules Against NYC for “Central Park Five” Footage

Filmmaker Ken Burns doesn't have to turn over footage from his documentary

What did you think of this case?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Gay Man Attacked by Women on NYC Subway Train

23-year-old man says he and his partner were called gay slur.

A group of women and one man harassed Urena Morel Frankelly and his partner on…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Dwyane Wade Accused of Depriving Children of Asthma Medication

Dwayne Wade's ex-wife is taking the NBA player to court for failure to provide Asthma medicine for their children.

Siovaughn recently filed new documents demanding the court to step in.

By Amber McKynzie

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Credit Rapper The Game for Osama Bin Laden Killing?

A Navy Seal Team Six member says listening to Game's Red Nation got them in mood to kill Bin Laden

How surprised are you about a Navy Seal member listening to rap?

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton

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Robin Roberts Returns to ‘Good Morning America’

Long-time anchor makes comeback after bone marrow transplant

Roberts returned to a standing ovation from the “GMA” studio.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Christopher Dorner’s Death Pictures Up For Sale

Pictures of cop killer's body are being shopped to media.

Photographs revealed part of Dorner’s head was missing, as well as his arm and part…

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Mississippi Becomes Last State to Ratify 13th Amendment

The state of Mississippi finally ratifies the 13th Amendment after an oversight.

One hundred and forty eight years after the 13th Amendment was passed, the state of…

By Amber McKynzie

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Under Medical Supervision

Legal troubles and a bipolar disorder put a strain on the former congressman.

What are your thoughts on this news?

By Sandra Evangelina Garcia

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Clive Davis Comes Out as Bisexual to ‘Katie’ Show

The music legend opens up about his sexuality in new book.

Do you think this is just to sell books?

By Amber McKynzie

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