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WOW! Amazon buys Whole Foods in $14B deal

On June 16, Amazon dropped a bombshell by announcing that their company, the heavyweight distribution website with high-tech plans for the future, would be buying the upscale grocer Whole Foods Market in a $13.7 billion ...
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‘God Help America’: Philando Castile’s Girlfriend Speaks Out After Cop’s ...

Officer Jeronimo Yanez was found not guilty after fatally shooting Castile last year. Philando Castile’s family and friends were outraged on Friday after a jury acquitted the officer who last year fatally shot the 32-year-old ...
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Photo Of Black Girl With Noose Sparks Controversy At California ...

An image of a 15-year-old Black girl with a noose around her neck was circulated around her chemistry class at Palisades Charter High School in Southern California, the New York Daily News  reports. According to the ...
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Why it was important for the Falcons to honor Michael ...

Michael Vick‘s impact goes beyond the football field. From the commercials to the billboards, Vick dominated not only the City of Atlanta but also the whole world of sports in the 2000s. His reign as ...
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Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

A sole winning Powerball ticket worth $447.8 million and matching all six numbers was sold in Southern California, and whoever owns it will claim the 10th largest lottery prize in U.S. history, lottery officials said ...
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700,000 pounds of Chef Boyardee recalled due to allergens

Congara Brands, Inc. has recalled about 700,125 pounds of spaghetti and meatball products because of undeclared allergens and misbranding, the Department of Agriculture announced on Friday. The recalled products from the Pennsylvania-based company contain milk, an ...
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14 Elementary School Students Tested for HIV & Hepatitis After ...

14 students at an elementary school in Freemont, Calif. had to be tested for HIV and hepatitis after being poked with a needle that a fellow student brought to class. via ABC: “I thought I was ...
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Morehouse College’s interim president dies suddenly

The Morehouse College campus was rocked with the news that interim President William Taggart has died.  According to sources, Taggart suffered an apparent aneurysm. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the exact cause of ...
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L.A.’s crisis: High rents, low pay, homelessness rising and $2,000 ...

I was walking the dog last week in a South Pasadena park when I glanced at a man and woman having breakfast at a picnic table. I’d seen them before; this time I said hello. Margaret and her ...
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R.I.P. | Rich Gang Member BTY YoungN Shot and Killed ...

New Orleans, Louisiana police have confirmed rapper BTY YoungN was shot and killed Saturday night in the 17th Ward’s Hollygrove neighborhood. BTY YoungN, whose given name was Desmone Jerome, was best known for his affiliation with ...
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Michelle Obama Thanks Beyoncé ‘For Investing In Our Girls’ With ...

Beyoncé’s newly formed scholarship program is getting two thumbs up from Michelle Obama. On Tuesday, the former first lady went on Twitter ― a rare occurrence these days ― to share a heartfelt thank you ...
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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 ...