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Jay Z: From Marcy to Venture Capitalist

The hip-hop mogul launches a venture capital fund

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Jay Z: From Marcy to Venture Capitalist

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Tracee Ellis Ross, Jesse Williams and Kelsey Lu Star in KENZO Campaign

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Magic Johnson Put at Helm of Lakers in Front Office Boss Move

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1965

On this day in 1965, Malcolm X was assassinated in New York, NY.

Rise in Trinidadian ISIS Recruits Worries U.S.

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Rise in Trinidadian ISIS Recruits Worries U.S.

BY #TeamEBONY

As the annual Carnival celebration kicks off in the Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago, government officials are releasing information on a rise in young people being... [read more]

Karrueche Tran Reportedly Files a Restraining Order Against Chris Brown

Entertainment & Culture / Music

Karrueche Tran Reportedly Files a Restraining Order Against Chris Brown

BY #TeamEBONY

According to TMZ, Karrueche Tran has filed a restraining order against her former flame, Chris Brown. Though the pair have been separated for years,... [read more]

Artist Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle Explores Politics of the Female Body

Entertainment & Culture / Art

Artist Kenyatta A.C. Hinkle Explores Politics of the Female Body

by LaToya Cross

Visual artist analyzes the politics and erasure of the Black Female Body and discusses upcoming exhibit. [read more]

Gladys Knight is out of the Chicken-and-Waffle Business

Entertainment & Culture

Gladys Knight is out of the Chicken-and-Waffle Business

by #TeamEBONY

Looks like when Gladys Knight’s midnight train pulls into Georgia, she won’t be making a pit stop for chicken. Following a heated lawsuit filed... [read more]

Famine Declared in South Sudan

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Famine Declared in South Sudan

BY Shantell E. Jamison

Officials have declared famine in two counties of South Sudan, USA Today reports. The South Sudan government and three U.N. agencies says the calamity is the... [read more]

Malcolm X

Black History

5 Rare Clips of Malcolm X Speaking Truth to Power

BY #teamEBONY

The 52 years that have passed since the winter’s day in which Malcolm X was cut down by an assassin’s bullet have not diminished... [read more]

[Exclusive] One Child’s Tragic Murder Saved This Woman’s Life

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[Exclusive] One Child’s Tragic Murder Saved This Woman’s Life

by Shantell E. Jamison

On Tuesday, Naikeeia Williams and Tobias Holmes were forced to make a decision that no parent would ever want to be tasked with making. They... [read more]

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

Wellness & Empowerment / Health

What You Need to Know About Eating Disorders

by Aysha Ives, M.S.

Stephanie Covington Armstrong was taking care of loved ones and handling her business when the emotional scars of childhood sexual abuse began to surface.... [read more]

Trump

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Trump Visits Smithsonian NMAAHC Amid Tense Racial Climate

by #teamEBONY

President Trump visited the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture on Tuesday, possibly as outreach to a community that overwhelmingly did... [read more]

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