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Storme DeLarverie’s name was not familiar to many of the celebrity guests in attendance at the 2014 Vision Awards presented… Read More

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Ravon Jordan, 19, was killed outside a house party in Fayetteville, North Carolina early Sunday morning. Just last month, he spoke… Read More

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Like so many I got my start in the workforce at a restaurant.  Starting during my sophomore year of high school, I waited tables… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Wilberforce University, one of the nation’s oldest historically Black universities, will lose its accreditation if it is unable… Read More

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John Boehner has a lot on his plate these days. He is recovering from losing his Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Abortion remains an issue that divides the Supreme Court, but the justices had less disagreement Thursday in defending the free speech… Read More

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This omission of smart, sexy Black women from Business Insider's original list is hardly an idiosyncratic occurrence. Instead… Read More

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Missing Boy Found Alive in Father's Basement

by #teamEBONY

A boy who had been missing for 11 days was found alive and well in his father's basement, Detroit police said. Charlie Bothuell… Read More

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Facebook Dominated by Whites, Asians

by #teamEBONY

It's been this way since Facebook was started by a group of young White men. Now those young White men are 30-year-old White… Read More

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