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Terrorist Attack Kills 276 Somalians, Receives Limited Attention

In the deadliest act of terror in Somalia in a decade, at least 276 people died and more than 300 were injured in a truck bombing in the nation’s capital of Mogadishu on Saturday. Only 111 people who died from the attack have been identified. A number of bodies were burned so badly, some victims may not be able to be identified. No terrorist group has taken credit for the attack, and President Mohamed Abdullahi “Farmajo” Mohamed called it a “heinous act,” pointing to Islamist al-Shabab as the culprit. The extremists were ...
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Activist Tamika Mallory kicked off American Airlines flight by pilot

The more white people keep testing the mental state of being of black people the more we will start to see the modern day leaders spring up to fight for their rights. Women’s March on Washington co-chair Tamika Mallory was removed from an American Airlines flight by the pilot on Sunday, October 15. The altercation was over a seat assignment. Mallory was leaving the 2017 REVOLT Music Conference held in Miami this weekend. She told the NY Daily News, “It definitely was white male aggression. I was singled ...
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City of Atlanta donates thousands to Dr. Jackie’s 50 Shades ...

This past weekend, the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, founded by “Married to Medicine” star and two-time breast cancer survivor Dr. Jackie Walters, presented its fifth annual fashion show and gala at Atlanta City Hall. Hundreds of guests flooded the pink wonderland. They were dressed in 1920’s fashions to celebrate breast cancer survivors and warriors. Atlanta City Councilwoman Keisha Lance Bottoms, “Married to Medicine” stars Dr. Heavenly Kimes, Mariah Huq, Curtis Berry and many more were in attendance as they mixed and mingled ...
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‘Bonespiration’ is the scary new social media hashtag that needs ...

A seriously worrying new hashtag celebrating extreme thinness is sweeping social media. Teenage girls battling eating disorders are avoiding an online ban on pictures tagged “thinspiration” by searching for even more damaging pictures of “bonespiration,” a new study has found. Research by the University of Exeter and published in the Journal of Eating Disorders has found that hundreds of young women are using Instagram and Twitter to search for and praise anorexic bodies using the hashtag “bonespiration.” Catherine Talbot, a psychologist at Exeter University ...
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LeBron James confirms his status as the NBA’s best … ...

LeBron James finally confirmed what has long been rumored. No, LeBron didn’t inform ESPN’s Rachel Nichols of moving plans to Los Angeles next summer. He did, however, substantiate a more persistent report: Yes, he’s the NBA’s cheapest player. Nichols broached the subject in an interview with James and Dwyane Wade that will air during Monday Night Football: James: “That is so, so, so, so false—ly true. That is so falsely true.” Wade: “He ain’t using his phone if it ain’t Wi-Fi.” James: “No, I’m not ...
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Colin Kaepernick files grievance alleging collusion by NFL owners

For months, some close to Colin Kaepernick debated whether he should cross the ultimate line. The one you don’t come back from in the NFL. The one that casts a person into football exile permanently. No matter how much it felt like Kaepernick was being blackballed or that team owners might have been conspiring against him, there was a well-defined line between thinking it and saying it. A line between faint hope and career-ending finality. To breach it, and effectively ...
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Meet the sisters leading a thriving Atlanta communications agency

Running a family business can be fraught with challenges, but for the business partners of Theory Communications, sisters Andrea and Erica Hamilton, it’s been a labor of love. The entrepreneurial duo launched their Atlanta-based firm in 2014, which specializes in public relations, digital marketing, event planning, and lifestyle branding. They have attained a high-profile roster of clientele that includes NBA star Lou Williams, Snoblife CEO Ming Lee, music artist T.I., and more. “We treat all of our clients like family, but ...
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Kevin Hart Says He’s ‘Lucky’ to Still Have Eniko Parrish ...

“Thanking God for this beautiful strong woman that I am lucky enough to still be calling my wife today” Things were NOT looking too good for Kevin Hart a few weeks ago when video footage of the star allegedly engaged in inappropriate activity for a married man went viral.But it appears his marriage is stronger than ever despite allegations of infidelity, and guess what? Hart isn’t taking wife Eniko Parrish’s commitment to their vows lightly. Recently, Hart took to Instagram to ...
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Did You See Jimmy Kimmel in Blackface as Karl Malone ...

Before he hosted his popular late-night talk show on ABC, comedian Jimmy Kimmel was the co-host of The Man Show alongside Adam Corolla. The show aired on Comedy Central from 1999 until 2004 and was co-hosted by Kimmel until 2003. It played on the stereotypical male perspective on life and was full of many sexually — and some racially — charged comedy skits. One of those recurring skits involved Kimmel appearing in blackface makeup as former Utah Jazz star Karl Malone. The comedian wore the black ...
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Ted Heath Child Sex Abuse Report Unearths Just Seven ‘Credible’ ...

Detectives investigating Sir Edward Heath dismissed 35 sex abuse allegations including incredible claims from six people who said he was part of a satanic sex cult who murdered victims. Wiltshire Police today admitted claims the former prime minister was part of a paedophile ring who stabbed youngsters in churches and burnt babies in satanic orgies before gorging on blood and body parts lacked any ‘corroborative evidence’. Five people claimed Sir Edward abused and murdered children aboard his five Morning Cloud yachts between ...
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Bob Weinstein says ‘sick and depraved’ brother Harvey Weinstein abused ...

Bob Weinstein is opening up amid the scandal over sexual misconduct allegations against his brother, claiming he was a victim of abuse by Harvey Weinstein. “I was also the object of a lot of his verbal abuse — at one time physical abuse,” the co-chairman of The Weinstein Co. told The Hollywood Reporter in a wide-ranging interview. “And I am not looking for one bit of sympathy from anyone,” the younger brother of Harvey Weinstein added. “I do not put myself in the category ...
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From Behind Bars, Author Jamila T. Davis, Former Multimillionaire, Celebrity ...

From Behind Bars, Inmate Jamila T. Davis, Former Multimillionaire, Hip Hop Music & Professional Sports Celebrity Advisor, Pens Brutally Honest Cautionary Tale/Memoir, Triggering The Young And Old To Think Twice Before Committing Crimes. Housed at the Danbury Federal Prison Camp For Women in Danbury, Connecticut (home of the hit television show “Orange Is The New Black”), inmate/activist Jamila T. Davis has used her real-life experiences and heroic candidness to write a series of books which are helping to transform the ...