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LEBRON JAMES JR IS MAKING HIS FATHER PROUD

LeBron James is one proud celebrity dad. The star athlete shared pictures of his oldest son, LeBron Jr., after he and his basketball team won the United States Basketball Association’s National Championship on Saturday. Little ...
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Love Kevin Durant’s Commercial

Panini America and Kevin Durant have agreed to a long-term, exclusive business partnership, the company announced Monday. Under the agreement, Durant will become a global spokesman for the sports and entertainment collectibles company. Durant has ...
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Homeless teen bikes 6 hours to get to college, sleeps ...

When police officers were sent to a call after someone had spotted a black man lurking in the bushes in Barnesville, Georgia, they were thinking it would be as easy as writing him a ticket. ...
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Wonder Twins, Paula and Peter Imafidon- Breaking World Records

England’s Smartest Family is Black: We won’t hear about this in the news Meet the “First Family of Education” in England. You know how it is with stars, they shine ever so brightly; never hidden ...
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Killer Mike Fuels Major Increase of Money Put Into Black-Owned ...

Killer Mike has become somewhat ubiquitous as an artist with a keen political voice. Between his frequent presence in and endorsement of the Bernie Sanders campaign earlier this year and his speaking out on various ...
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Over 8,000 People Have Opened Accounts At Citizens Trust Bank ...

More Than 8,000 people have opened up new accounts at Citizens Trust Bank, according to officials at the black-owned bank in Atlanta. There has been renewed enthusiasm and impassioned pleas by civic and civil rights ...
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Drake and Rihanna Post Touching Tributes to Their Fan Who ...

Heaven gained a beautiful angel Sunday (July 10). Rihanna and Drake super-fan Megan Flores passed away Sunday from cancer. Flores, known as OVO Megan to some, met Drake through the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and she clearly ...
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Benihana Wants to Teach YOUR Kids How to Roll SUSHI!

Benihana is pleased to introduce a sushi-making class for our young guests, ages five to 12! Kabuki Sushi will introduce children to the fun of sushi-making and provide hands-on instructions for assembling some signature Benihana ...
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Chemotherapy Didn’t Stop This Driven Young Woman from Becoming Youngest ...

The lives of disabled students can be difficult and stressful, because balancing treatment and education is no easy task. In some cases, schools are unaccommodating and peers can be mean-spirited. Nyla Smith, a 20-year-old motivational ...
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Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson livestreams arrest in Baton ...

To cap off a week in which three African-American men were fatally shot by police, two cities affected by such violence faced massive protests and massive arrests and we still have the white guy who ...
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Jesse Williams Prediction…. They Chose the Ladder

After the chain of sad situations this week, I guess the other side chose the ladder and now the RE-Structuring Begins! ~ SwaggGirl
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Howard University is selling the first and only black-owned public ...

This week has a been a rough one for black-owned media outlets. Tuesday evening, news spread that after 71 years, Johnson Publishing sold Ebony and Jet magazine to Clear View Group. As if that wasn’t heartbreaking ...