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11-Year-Old Florida Girl Held at Gunpoint by Police

by #teamEBONY

Two Florida police officers are accused of forcing an 11-year-old girl to the ground at gunpoint after responding to a burglary call… Read More

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President Obama’s recent State of the Union address presented an exciting narrative of American progress, particularly… Read More

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Bobby Brown has released a statement to E! News following his daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown's hospitalization on Saturday. "Privacy… Read More

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Like many of us, U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) is launching into the new year with a bevy of personal and professional goals. Booker is one of just… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of the late singer Whitney Houston, was found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home Saturday… Read More

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Don Thompson Out as CEO of McDonald's

by #teamEBONY

McDonald's Corp (MCD.N), fresh off one of its worst financial years in decades, on Wednesday said Chief Executive Officer Don… Read More

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Marissa Alexander Released From Prison, But Still Not Free

by #teamEBONY

The criminalization and continued prosecution of Marissa Alexander is the norm, not the exception, in how abuse survivors are treated… Read More

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Loretta Lynch had them at Jim Crow. Senate Republicans had delayed confirmation hearings for President Obama’s attorney… Read More

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by Slate

There was a sobering finding amidst the data released by the Census Bureau Wednesday showing a staggering 16 million children in… Read More

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