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The Growing Danger Of Dynastic Wealth

20-09-2017

We’re on the cusp of the largest inter-generational transfer of wealth in history. White House National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, said recently that “only morons pay the estate tax.” I’m reminded of Donald Trump’s comment that he didn’t pay federal income taxes because he was “smart.” And billionaire Leona Helmsley’s “only the little people pay taxes.” What... Read more

More protests break out in St. Louis after acquittal in police shootin…

20-09-2017

Protesters marched through an upscale St. Louis-area shopping mall on Saturday and the rock group U2 canceled a concert hours after police clashed with a crowd outraged over the acquittal of a white former policeman accused of murdering a black man. In a second day of protests over the judge's ruling in the 2011 shooting death, hundreds of people chanted "Shut... Read more

Supreme Court Puts Redrawing Of Texas Electoral Maps On Hold

20-09-2017

In August, a federal court struck down two GOP-drawn congressional districts saying they were discriminatory. An ideologically divided U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a win to Republicans in Texas by putting on hold rulings that said electoral districts drawn by state lawmakers discriminated against minority voters. On a 5-4 vote, with the court’s conservatives in the majority and the liberal justices... Read more

Justice Department Will Not Charge Police Officers Involved In Freddie…

20-09-2017

“It’s not surprising. Police officers still continue to get a free pass to killing black people,” said one activist.  The Justice Department will not press federal charges against the six police officers involved in the 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray due to insufficient evidence, the department announced on Tuesday evening. “Prosecutors considered multiple theories of liability, based on multiple constitutional provisions, including... Read more

New Financial Center Identifies HBCUs To Impact Black Wealth

20-09-2017

Fisk University will be the first HBCU to participate in a new program offered by The Center for Financial Advancement designed to elevate African-American wealth. The program launches this semester at the Nashville university with the goal to “elevate money management skills, teach students about credit and homeownership plus position many for a financially rewarding career in the mortgage industry,” according... Read more

N.C. A&T Enrolls Largest Student Body Ever With Growth at All Leve…

05-09-2017

Enrollment at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University surged to 11,877 in the fall term that just began, expanding the student body to its largest size ever and adding significantly to a growth trend that began in 2013, school officials announced Wednesday. The growth rate this fall of 6.3 percent means that over the past five years, N.C. A&T has... Read more

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Jerry Lewis Left All Six Children from H…

21-09-2017

Jerry Lewis certainly got in the last laugh when it comes to his strained relationship...

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Kim Jong Un Insulted Donald Trump And Ta…

21-09-2017

President Donald Trump called Kim Jong Un “rocket man” earlier this week, and now the...

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Mexico earthquake rescue dog who has sav…

21-09-2017

Having already save 52 lives during her career, Frida is plunging back into the rubble...

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How North Korea Could Start World War II…

21-09-2017

Ultimately, while American attempts to shoot-down a North Korean missile are unlikely to trigger an...

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NEWS ROUNDUP AA Museum Honoring Little R…

22-09-2017

Big News The National Museum of African American History of Culture is celebrating the 60th anniversary...

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Former Sheriff David Clarke Tells Report…

21-09-2017

Milwaukee County’s former sheriff, David Clarke, just can’t seem to stay away from negative headlines...

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Wrongfully Convicted Baltimore Man Exone…

21-09-2017

The nightmare is over for a Baltimore man who served nearly 14 years of a...

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‘Missing White Woman Syndrome’ May Expla…

21-09-2017

  An online petition to pressure the FBI into investigating the recent, mysterious death of a...

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Business

T-Mobile and Sprint are closing in on a …

22-09-2017

A deal would combine the third and fourth largest US wireless carriers.Read more: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/businessinsider/~3/4dlGnOsLrEk/t-mobile-and-sprint-are-closing-in-on-a-deal-2017-9

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Trump says madman Kim Jong Un will be te…

22-09-2017

President Donald Trump's statement came after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Thursday called...

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8 details we noticed in the trailer for …

22-09-2017

Wes Anderson's new trailer for "Isle of Dogs" gives away a couple of interesting details...

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REPORT General Electric is close to sell…

22-09-2017

The deal is valued between $2.5 billion and $3 billion.Read more: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/businessinsider/~3/Bkmtb4mPSUA/general-electric-stock-price-reportedly-close-to-selling-industrial-solutions-unit-2017-9

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Sports

Rams survive 49ers in wild Thursday shoo…

21-09-2017

In a matchup that didn't inspire much excitement going into the night, the Rams and...

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Hernandez CTE news a chilling moment for…

21-09-2017

Aaron Hernandez's bizarre, violent behavior that ended with him taking his own life has been...

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Elliott apologizes for lack of effort vs…

21-09-2017

Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott apologized for not running after an interception against Denver.Read more:...

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Barkley mocks NBAs babies for soft sched…

21-09-2017

Training camp hasn't even opened yet, but Charles Barkley is already in midseason "get off...

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Politics

Trump Warns Madman Kim Jong Un Will Be T…

22-09-2017

The threat marks the latest attack in an escalating verbal war between the two leaders.Read...

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Marine Corps To Assign First-Ever Female…

22-09-2017

The lieutenant is expected to graduate from the grueling Infantry Officer Course on Monday.Read more:...

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A Hospital Crisis Is Killing Rural Commu…

22-09-2017

Inside three Georgia counties that have struggled to keep their hospitals ― and futures  ―...

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GOP Congressman Tells Flood Victims At S…

22-09-2017

"The federal government is encouraging and subsidizing people to live in harm's way."Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jeb-hensarling-flood-victims-god-telling-you_us_59c4b2a2e4b0cdc773303765?section=us_politics

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Entertainment

Jake Gyllenhaal Reacts to JakeActivities…

22-09-2017

Jake Gyllenhaal isn't keen on social media. In an era where social media followers are currency...

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Riverdales Camila Mendes and Cole Sprous…

22-09-2017

After being involved in a late-night car accident near Vancouver last week, it looks like...

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Jimmy Kimmel Blasts Donald Trump Over Gr…

22-09-2017

Jimmy Kimmel will not be shunned into silence. For three days, the Jimmy Kimmel Live! host...

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30 Surprising Facts You Might Not Know A…

22-09-2017

Oh Mylanta, Full House is 30! And how rude would it be for us not to...

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