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Zion Harvey: A Year After Double Hand Transplant 9-Year-Old ‘Can ...

Earlier this month, 9-year-old Zion Harvey got to experience what most kids can only dream about: he threw out the first pitch at a Baltimore Orioles game against the Texas Rangers. But Zion is no ordinary kid, and ...
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BARACK & MICHELLE OBAMA MOVE MALIA INTO HARVARD DURING SOLAR ...

*The gap year is over for Barack and Michelle Obama’s eldest daughter Malia. She also picked one heck-of-a day to move into her dorm, “The Great Eclipse” under the cover of daytime darkness, the 19-year-old was dropped off at Harvard ...
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The internet’s favorite twins pose for photo shoot with their ...

At only 4 years old, Alexis and Ava McClure are social media celebrities. The adorable twins are probably the hardest-working toddlers in the entertainment business: They video-blog, have a clothing and accessory line, and model. With their more than 1.1 ...
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Malia Obama thrashes on the ground during The Killers’ Lollapalooza ...

Malia Obama let loose at Lollapalooza. The daughter of former President Barack Obama was rocking out hard during the Chicago festival on Friday night — even going so far as to roll around in the dirt ...
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10-year-old designer bullied for her dark skin stuns in incredible ...

No child should grow up with low confidence, but that was the case for 10-year-old Kheris Rogers who was bullied by her classmates for her darker skin. After changing schools to escape the teasing, her older ...
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Designer Baby News: Researchers fix disease gene in human embryo

Altering human heredity? In a first, researchers safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos, targeting a heart defect best known for killing young athletes – a big step toward one day preventing a list ...
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R.I.P. | Otto Warmbier, US student freed & murdered by ...

Otto Warmbier, an American college student who was released by North Korea in a coma last week after almost a year and a half in captivity, died Monday, his family said. The 22-year-old “has completed his ...
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Teenager killed while trying to sell Air Jordan sneakers

Corey Harris-Thomas, 17, wanted to earn extra money so he started a side business of selling sneakers. The Detroit teenager worked at a shoe store and would often buy, trade and sell sneakers. But he ...
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Donald Trump ends Michelle Obama’s girls education program

Welp, THE DONALD just proved his disrespect towards women, their empowerment and their education. The Donald is going to put an immediate end to Let Girls Learn, former first lady Michelle Obama’s girls’ education program.  “Moving forward, ...
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Barack Obama Talks Youth Leadership at University of Chicago, Also ...

Former President Barack Obama is using his first public appearance since leaving office to talk with students about his experiences as a community organizer in Chicago and how that laid the foundation for his political ...
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Jaylin Simone and Jasmin Alyse Rutledge honor Black hidden figures ...

Jaylin Simone, 12 and Jasmin Alyse 7, are sisters, actress, and models who caused quite a stir when their Black actress photo recreations hit social media in 2016. This year, the Rutledge sisters return with ...
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Dame Dash & Rachel Roy’s Daughter Signs Big Time Modeling ...

The daughter of Dame Dash and Rachel Roy is now a celebrity model. Ava Dash, 17, has signed with DT Model Management, a massive operation with a commiserate roster. Offspring of Alec Baldwin, Sean Penn, Steven ...