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Sports is the great equalizer

March Madness: Sports and tech converges at Shadow League event

TSL introduces new event series, Sports Connect

The Shadow League, a black-owned multimedia sports company, introduced Sports Connect, an event series focused…

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4 Cool International Women’s Organizations Changing the World in a Big Way

These groups are combating skills gaps, gender violence,and more to level the playing field for all

These women’s organizations are making impact where it hits hardest, combating poverty, skills gaps and…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Michael Jackson’s Estate Reaps $750 Million in Sony Venture Exit

The deal would give Sony control over the rights to almost 4 million songs

On Monday, March 14, Sony Corp. agreed to purchase Michael Jackson’s stake in a jointly…

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GOP Refusing to Allow Hearing for Obama’s SCOTUS Pick, Merrick Garland

After praising the Obama SCOTUS pick during his nomination to the D.C. Circuit Court, the same GOP leaders are now trying to block Merrick Garland

After weeks of speculation, President Obama has nominated D.C. Circuit Court Judge, Merrick Garland, to…

By Hailey Wallace

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Ohio Governor and 2016 GOP presidential candidate John Kasich

A Conversation With John Kasich

BE Politics caught up with the GOP presidential candidate to talk criminal justice reform, black small business, healthcare, and more

John Kasich, the two-term current governor of Ohio, has built his campaign on a message…

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How the Presidential Candidates Are Reacting to the Violence at Trump’s Rallies

We rounded up statements from the current presidential candidates so you know exactly where they stand on the violence

Reactions to the disturbing incidents of violence at Donald Trump’s rallies have pouring in from…

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Voter Demographics for FL, NC, OH, IL and MO

A look at the racial and ethnic compositions of the states holding March 15 primaries

Here’s a look at the voter demographics of the states holding March 15 primaries.

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Ben Carson Endorses Donald Trump

At a press conference held at the Trump-owned Mar-A-Lago resort, Carson threw his support behind his former rival for the GOP nomination

On Friday, former presidential candidate Ben Carson formally endorsed Donald Trump for the GOP presidential…

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Missouri Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal Leads Record-Breaking 39-Hour Filibuster

The state senator led the longest filibuster in Missouri's history against a bill that would allow discriminatory practices against same-sex couples

This week Missouri state senator, Maria Chappelle-Nadal, has been making headlines with her heroic stance…

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Black Protestor Viciously Assaulted at Trump Rally

Rakeem Jones, 26, was sucker-punched in the face by a white Trump supporter at a rally

On Wednesday, a black man was brutally assaulted by a Donald Trump supporter at a…

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Dalai Lama on Trump: ‘That’s your business’

The Dalai Lama offered up an amusing answer to a question on Trump posed by ABC News

The Dalai Lama offered up an amusing answer to a question on Trump posed by…

By Hailey Wallace

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[OP-ED] Rubio and Cruz Opposed the Violence Against Women Act: Voters Must Oppose their Candidacy

Former mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, and current DNC Women’s Caucus Chair, Lottie Shackelford, on the importance of the Violence Against Women Act

Former mayor of Little Rock, Arkansas, and current DNC Women’s Caucus Chair, Lottie Shackelford, on…

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Seagate Unleashes World’s Fastest SSD Flash Drive

Seagate breaks SSD flash drive speed record with latest device

Seagate breaks SSD flash drive speed record with latest device.

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Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s Univision Democratic Debate in Miami

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will go head-to-head at tonight's Democratic debate in Miami

Tonight Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders will meet in Miami to face off for the…

By Hailey Wallace

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Flint Sees Record-Breaking Voter Turnout, Polls to Run Out of Ballots

City officials point to the Flint water crisis as reason for the massive increase in voter turnout for last Tuesday night's primary

On Tuesday night, Flint residents came out in droves to cast their votes for the…

By Hailey Wallace

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This Google Entrepreneur-in-Residence Inspires Others on International Women’s Day

Celebrating yet another successful woman in tech, on International Women's Day, March 8th

Celebrating yet another successful woman in tech, on International Women’s Day, March 8th.

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Colin Powell: There’s a Level of Intolerance in Some Parts of the Republican Party

Former Secretary of State, Colin Powell, speaks on Nancy Reagan, intolerance within his party, and the reality show that is the GOP primary

Gen. Colin Powell, the first black Secretary of State, and former chairman of the Joint…

By Hailey Wallace

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#PledgeForParity: International Women’s Day Launches with Empowerment and Advocacy

Corporate partners and advocates support equal opportunities for women in business, career and society at large

#PledgeforParity is the official theme for International Women’s Day, and people worldwide will take a…

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YouTube Stars Can Now Win Primetime Emmys

Television Academy expands and redefines many short-form categories

The Television Academy announced it has expanded and redefined many short-form categories for this year’s…

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Romney: Nominating Trump Would Give Hillary the White House

Romney made his opinion very clear, stating Trump is a “con man.”

Mitt Romney denounced Businessman Donald Trump in a nationally broadcast speech yesterday, also claiming nominating…

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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How to Get Paid for Traveling

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