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Kamala Harris Slams Donald Trump's 'Many Sides' Rhetoric On Charlottesville

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Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) criticized President Donald Trump’s refusal to directly condemn the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend, instead choosing to blame “many sides.” “We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigot

Omarosa Tells NABJ Convention She ‘Fights On Front Lines Every Day’ To Laughs, Groans

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Omarosa Manigault-Newman, the reality TV star who has become an aide to President Donald Trump, received a chilly reception Friday at this year’s National Association of Black Journalists convention in New Orleans. As prominent black journalists and public relations profes

Justice Dept to look into universities' Affirmative Action policies: report

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The Justice Department’s civil rights division is preparing to look into and possibly sue universities whose affirmative action admissions policies could be deemed discriminatory against white applicants, The New York Times reported Tuesday. An internal memo, obtained by t

Nat’l NAACP Names Interim President To Replace Cornell Brooks

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The NAACP has named Derrick Johnson, the vice chairman of their board of directors, the organization’s interim president.e unanimous decision was made by the executive committee of the board of directors during the Association’s 108th annual convention in Baltimore. Th

Black judge removes Mississippi flag with Confederate emblem from court

Carlos Moore made history this week when he took to the bench as the first African-American municipal judge in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Then he made a ruckus.

On his first day on the job, Moore ordered officials to remove the Mississippi state flag from his courtroom, bec

Here’s Why O.J. Simpson’s Parole Board Didn’t Use His Infamous Past Against Him

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A straight-faced O.J. Simpson told the Nevada parole board Thursday that he’s a good guy who got mixed up in a bad situation. “I always thought I’ve been pretty good with people, and have basically spent a conflict-free life,” Simpson said. The former gridiron great added,

Tamron Hall Has A New Daytime Talk Show In The Works

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Several months after parting ways with NBC, Tamron Hall is developing a new talk show. 

The former “Today” host has partnered with Weinstein Television to develop a daytime talk show, according to Variety. Hall will reportedly co-create the program and serve as the show

Kamala Harris Slams Donald Trump's 'Many Sides' Rhetoric On Charlottesville

Kamala Harris Slams Donald Trump's 'Many Sides' Rhetoric On Charlottesville

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) criticized President Donald Trump’s refusal to directly condemn the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia this weekend, instead choosing to blame “many sides.” “We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides ― on many sides,” Trump said Saturday.  Harris, however, doesn’t agree. “And as the country grappled with this tragedy, we were told that ‘many sides’ should be condemned. Many sides,” Harris said in a Facebook post on...

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Omarosa Tells NABJ Convention She ‘Fights On Front Lines Every Day’ To Laughs, Groans

Omarosa Tells NABJ Convention She ‘Fights On Front Lines Every Day’ To Laughs, Groans

Omarosa Manigault-Newman, the reality TV star who has become an aide to President Donald Trump, received a chilly reception Friday at this year’s National Association of Black Journalists convention in New Orleans. As prominent black journalists and public relations professionals watched, Manigault-Newman, on a panel about police violence, was asked about her role in the Trump administration, and what she has done for the black community.  “I fight on the front lines every day,” Manigault-Newman said, provoking laughter...

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Justice Dept to look into universities' Affirmative Action policies: report

Justice Dept to look into universities' Affirmative Action policies: report

The Justice Department’s civil rights division is preparing to look into and possibly sue universities whose affirmative action admissions policies could be deemed discriminatory against white applicants, The New York Times reported Tuesday. An internal memo, obtained by the Times, advertised for lawyers within the agency who would be interested in a new initiative that includes “investigations and possible litigation related to intentional race-based discrimination in college and university admissions.” According to the Times report, the memo does not list any specific group...

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Nat’l NAACP Names Interim President To Replace Cornell Brooks

Nat’l NAACP Names Interim President To Replace Cornell Brooks

The NAACP has named Derrick Johnson, the vice chairman of their board of directors, the organization’s interim president. The unanimous decision was made by the executive committee of the board of directors during the Association’s 108th annual convention in Baltimore. The NAACP is the largest and oldest civil rights organization in the U.S. The executive committee of the board is comprised of 14 people. On May 19, the NAACP board announced that the contract of Cornell William...

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Black judge removes Mississippi flag with Confederate emblem from court

Black judge removes Mississippi flag with Confederate emblem from court

Carlos Moore made history this week when he took to the bench as the first African-American municipal judge in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Then he made a ruckus. On his first day on the job, Moore ordered officials to remove the Mississippi state flag from his courtroom, because that flag contains the Confederate emblem in its upper left corner. “It was such a great feeling to see the police officer drag the despicable flag from the courtroom during open...

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Here’s Why O.J. Simpson’s Parole Board Didn’t Use His Infamous Past Against Him

Here’s Why O.J. Simpson’s Parole Board Didn’t Use His Infamous Past Against Him

A straight-faced O.J. Simpson told the Nevada parole board Thursday that he’s a good guy who got mixed up in a bad situation. “I always thought I’ve been pretty good with people, and have basically spent a conflict-free life,” Simpson said. The former gridiron great added, “I’m not a guy who lived a criminal life. I’m a straight shooter.” Simpson made no mention of the 1994 double murder of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron...

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Tamron Hall Has A New Daytime Talk Show In The Works

Tamron Hall Has A New Daytime Talk Show In The Works

Several months after parting ways with NBC, Tamron Hall is developing a new talk show.  The former “Today” host has partnered with Weinstein Television to develop a daytime talk show, according to Variety. Hall will reportedly co-create the program and serve as the show’s host and executive producer.  The show, which is currently untitled, will be shot in front of a live studio audience. It will focus on current events, human-interest stories and interviews with celebrities and newsmakers.  “I’ve...

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New tower fuels concerns over changing f…

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New tower fuels concerns over changing face of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than 60 stories above the ground, construction workers climb makeshift stairs and cross narrow steel planks to put the finishing... Read more

At least seven dead in suspected gang at…

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At least seven dead in suspected gang attack at Guatemala hospital

At least seven people were killed and 12 others injured on Wednesday after suspected gang members attacked a hospital in the capital in a bid... Read more

At least 7 dead in alleged gang attack o…

16-08-2017

At least 7 dead in alleged gang attack on Guatemala hospital

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Attackers stormed one of Guatemala's largest hospitals with guns blazing Wednesday to free an imprisoned gang member, officials said. At least... Read more

U.N. inquiry finds Congolese militia lik…

16-08-2017

U.N. inquiry finds Congolese militia likely killed U.N. monitors

By Michelle Nichols and Aaron Ross UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A United Nations inquiry found that two U.N. investigators were murdered by a group... Read more

Other News

Meet The 7-Year-Old Behind Inspirational…

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T he bright smiles and elevated self-esteem of young girls living in difficult circumstances are priceless. Jordan West , a 7-year-old girl with a big... Read more

Baltimore Quietly Removes Confederate St…

16-08-2017

B altimore removed four Confederate statues early Wednesday morning, in the aftermath of the deadly clash in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday,  CNN reports. According to... Read more

Entertainment News

How Chris Brown and Rihanna's Careers Ch…

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How Chris Brown and Rihanna's Careers Changed After His Assault

When Chris Brown assaulted Rihanna back in 2009, the music community wondered if the "Run It" singer would ever shine bright like a diamond in the industry again. In fact, others...... Read more

Kim Kardashian Reveals the Truth About H…

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Kim Kardashian Reveals the Truth About Her 72 Day Marriage to Kris Humphries: I Physically Couldn't Do It

It may seem impossible, but the Kardashians still have some secrets to share! After 10 years of having their every move recorded on Keeping Up With the Kardashians, it looks... Read more

The 20 Most Insane Taco Bell Menu Items …

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The 20 Most Insane Taco Bell Menu Items Ever

Yesterday Taco Bell once again rocked our cheese-and-potato-filled world with its announcement that it would be featuring a taco shell made solely of egg named the "Naked Egg Taco," which...... Read more

Dave Holloway Opens Up About the Closure…

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Dave Holloway Opens Up About the Closure The Disappearance of Natalee Holloway Stands to Offer Him

"The more you talk about it, the more you come to a realization that this part of the closure process." So says Dave Holloway about his involvement in the first installment...... Read more

Sports News

Mebane exposes lingering racial tensions…

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Mebane exposes lingering racial tensions (Yahoo Sports)

Brandon Mebane complained about struggling to rent a house spoke in Southern California due to racial discrimination.... Read more

See LeBron, KD and more play pickup game…

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See LeBron, KD and more play pickup game in NYC (Yahoo Sports)

No, it's not the real thing. But in the absence of actual NBA hoops, an All-Star-heavy pickup run isn't the worst summertime substitute.... Read more

Jered Weaver retires after 12 MLB season…

16-08-2017

Jered Weaver retires after 12 MLB seasons (Yahoo Sports)

Former Angels pitcher Jered Weaver announced his retirement from baseball after 12 seasons in the league.... Read more

Inside the insane economics of the megaf…

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Inside the insane economics of the megafight (Yahoo Sports)

When Floyd Mayweather fights Conor McGregor on Aug. 26, it will be one of the three biggest one-night financial hauls in sports history.... Read more

Business News

What happened behind the scenes as Trump…

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What happened behind the scenes as Trump's business councils fell apart

President Trump's two business councils were already on shaky ground Wednesday.... Read more

New York Times editor testifies in Sarah…

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New York Times editor testifies in Sarah Palin lawsuit

A top editor for the New York Times provided more than an hour of testimony on Wednesday, as a federal judge in Manhattan continues to... Read more

Man misidentified as Charlottesville dri…

16-08-2017

Man misidentified as Charlottesville driver had to flee home; plans to sue far-right sites

In the immediate aftermath of the Charlottesville terror attack, the far-right website GotNews posted what seemed like a huge scoop. The website said it could... Read more

Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate grou…

16-08-2017

Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg joined a chorus of corporate executives condemning white supremacist groups late Wednesday.... Read more

Political News

Regime Change in Charlottesville

16-08-2017

Statues are often among the first casualties of regime change. In July 1776, a mob of patriots attacked a statue... Read more

Rahm Emanuel rehabs his national profile

16-08-2017

CHICAGO — Rahm Emanuel’s bungling of the Laquan McDonald shooting case in 2015 so sunk his stature with the African-American... Read more

Military chiefs condemn racism in disavo…

16-08-2017

Military chiefs condemn racism in disavowal of Trump

“I stand with my fellow service chiefs in saying that we’re always stronger together," Air Force Chief of Staff Gen.... Read more

Sessions blasts Chicago mayor in sanctua…

16-08-2017

Sessions blasts Chicago mayor in sanctuary cities speech

Attorney General Jeff Sessions refuted the claim from Chicago officials that sanctuary-city policies help reduce crime by pointing to a... Read more

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