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Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Bobbi Brown - 2012 photo

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, has died aged 22, a family representative has said.

Kristen Foster said she passed away on Sunday surrounded by her family and was "finally at peace in the arms of God".

Brown was discovered unresponsive in a

Entertainment News Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Another university is disassociating itself from the Bill Cosby school of thought.ter a years old deposition was exposed, recently, in which Cosby admitted to feigning interest in and giving drugs to women in order to have extramarital sex, Spelman College has an

Hundreds mourn for Sandra Bland found dead in Texas jail cell

Hundreds of people on Saturday attended the funeral of Sandra Bland, a black woman found dead in a Texas jail cell days after she was arrested following a minor traffic offense, an incident said by activists to be yet another example of police brutality toward minorities.

Bush Calls On GOP To Embrace Latinos, African-Americans

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush waves as he walks on stage to announce his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination during an event at Miami-Dade College - Kendall Campus on June 15 , 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Calling on his party to embrace diversity, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared Thursday that Republicans will never win the presidency if they don’t campaign in “every nook and cranny” of the country — especially in Hispanic and African-American communities. “I’m running

University Of Cincinnati Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Black Man After Routine Traffic Stop

Samuel Dubose was shot and killed on Sunday evening.

An unarmed black man was shot and killed on Sunday by a white police officer after he was pulled over for a missing front license plate.

Samuel Dubose, 43, was stopped by University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing on Sunday evening, ording to CNNensing repeate

Elizabeth Warren Nails GOP Financial Exec

Elizabeth Warren.

When a financial executive refuses to answer basic questions about personal finance, you know he's in trouble.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Tuesday embarrassed Primerica President Peter Schneider, who Senate Republicans had invited to testify against a new regulatio

Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown dies aged 22

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of late singer Whitney Houston, has died aged 22, a family representative has said. Kristen Foster said she passed away on Sunday surrounded by her family and was "finally at peace in the arms of God". Brown was discovered unresponsive in a bathtub on 31 January and placed in a medically induced coma. She never regained consciousness. She was moved to a hospice in the city of Duluth, Georgia, a month ago after her...

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Homecoming: Obama Reunites With Half-Sister, Brings $1 Billion In Investments To Kenya

Homecoming: Obama Reunites With Half-Sister, Brings $1 Billion In Investments To Kenya

In his first visit to his father’s country since he became president, Barack Obama made his rounds with extended family, addressed economic development and announced more than $1 billion in investments to promote entrepreneurship at Nairobi’s Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He kicked off the two-day visit with the latter, making a point to announce that half of the $1 billion from government and private companies would benefit both young children and women entrepreneurs. “If half of your team is not playing,...

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Entertainment News Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Entertainment News  Spelman Severs Ties With Bill Cosby

Another university is disassociating itself from the Bill Cosby school of thought. After a years old deposition was exposed, recently, in which Cosby admitted to feigning interest in and giving drugs to women in order to have extramarital sex, Spelman College has announced the end (at least temporarily) of a program boasting his and his wife Camille's name. The endowed professorship is meant "to bring positive attention and scholars to the campus," the HBCU explained in a statement, adding...

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Hundreds mourn for Sandra Bland found dead in Texas jail cell

Hundreds mourn for Sandra Bland found dead in Texas jail cell

Hundreds of people on Saturday attended the funeral of Sandra Bland, a black woman found dead in a Texas jail cell days after she was arrested following a minor traffic offense, an incident said by activists to be yet another example of police brutality toward minorities. Mourners including local politicians lined up for more than an hour outside the DuPage African Methodist Episcopal Church in Lisle, Illinois to file past an open casket and attend the...

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Bush Calls On GOP To Embrace Latinos, African-Americans

Bush Calls On GOP To Embrace Latinos, African-Americans

Calling on his party to embrace diversity, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush declared Thursday that Republicans will never win the presidency if they don’t campaign in “every nook and cranny” of the country — especially in Hispanic and African-American communities. “I’m running to draw people toward our cause rather than push them away,” Bush said during a town hall-style meeting in New Hampshire. “Our message has to be uplifting, positive, hopeful, rather than negative (and)...

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University Of Cincinnati Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Black Man After Routine Traffic Stop

University Of Cincinnati Cop Shoots, Kills Unarmed Black Man After Routine Traffic Stop

An unarmed black man was shot and killed on Sunday by a white police officer after he was pulled over for a missing front license plate. Samuel Dubose, 43, was stopped by University of Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing on Sunday evening, according to CNN. Tensing repeatedly asked Dubose for his driver's license, but according to the Cincinnati Police Department, he refused and instead handed the officer a bottle of alcohol. Then Tensing asked Dubose to get out of his car,...

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Elizabeth Warren Nails GOP Financial Exec

Elizabeth Warren Nails GOP Financial Exec

When a financial executive refuses to answer basic questions about personal finance, you know he's in trouble. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Tuesday embarrassed Primerica President Peter Schneider, who Senate Republicans had invited to testify against a new regulation designed to protect retirement savings from dodgy investment managers. The Obama administration estimates that Americans lose $17 billion a year from investment professionals who manage retirement accounts by prioritizing their own financial interests over those of their...

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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — President Barack Obama says creating jobs and opportunity for the next generation is Africa's most urgent task.... Read more

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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — President Barack Obama says creating jobs and opportunity for the next generation is Africa's most urgent task.... Read more

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Here’s Why Black South Carolina State Trooper Leroy Smith Helped A White Supremacist

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AP source: Rockies trade SS Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays (Yahoo Sports)

Troy Tulowitzki has been traded by the Colorado Rockies to the Toronto Blue Jays for Jose Reyes and three pitching prospects in a stunning swap... Read more

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Bryant's HR in 9th lifts Cubs to 9-8 win over Rockies (Yahoo Sports)

CHICAGO (AP) -- Kris Bryant's two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 victory... Read more

A-Rod homers on 40th birthday in Yankees…

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Alex Rodriguez homered on his 40th birthday, helping the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 6-2 Monday night. A-Rod's solo drive in the... Read more

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Alex Rodriguez homered on his 40th birthday, helping the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 6-2 Monday night. A-Rod's solo drive in the... Read more

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We just launched an awesome new site!

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Europe's largest Jewish sporting competi…

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Europe's largest Jewish sporting competition will be held at stadiums built by the Nazis

Bundesarchiv Seventy years after the end of the second world war, stadiums built by the Nazis for the 1936 Olympics are to play host to... Read more

How the US military spends its billions

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In September 2011, as the U.S. economy continued to sputter in the shadow of the Great Recession, Jonathan Adelstein offered... Read more

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