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(And Here’s What You Need to Know)

by Zerlina Maxwell

The historic and controversial Obamacare is now in effect. Beginning today, you can go to  Read More

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North Carolina Sued by Justice Department Because of Voter ID Law

by The Washington Post

The Justice Department will sue North Carolina on Monday over the state’s new voting law, according to a person briefed on… Read More

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What You Need to Know About Boko Haram

by #teamEBONY

On Sunday night, dozens of gunmen with suspected ties to notorious Islamist terror group Boko Haram murdered more than 40 university… Read More

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Evelyn Lowery Passes

by #teamEBONY

Evelyn Lowery, a pioneer in civil rights and women's empowerment and the wife of the Rev. Joseph Lowery, died Thursday at her… Read More

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Michael Jackson Trial Goes to Jury

by #teamEBONY

After a bitterly fought five-month trial, a negligence lawsuit by Michael Jackson's mother against his concert promoter is in… Read More

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Marissa Alexander Granted New Trial

by Huffington Post

A Florida appeals court is ordering a new trial for a woman sentenced to 20 years to prison after she fired a warning shot in a wall… Read More

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Michael Ward, Last Survivor of MOVE Bombing, Dies

by #teamEBONY

Michael Ward, one of only two survivors of the MOVE bombing in Philadelphia, died on Friday. Ward, who was known as "Birdie… Read More

94% of Uninsured Americans Will Have Obamacare Premiums Below What the CBO Projected

Obamacare Rates Will Be Cheaper Than Expected

by Slate

The Department of Health and Human Services put out an important report today about what it knows about insurance premiums on the… Read More

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Bank of America to Pay $2.2 Million to Blacks Discriminated Against

by #teamEBONY

In a landmark decision, the U.S. Department of Labor has ordered Bank of America to shell out just under $2.2 million to 1,147 Black… Read More

Georgia Family Donates Cancelled Wedding's Reception to Homeless

Family Donates Wedding Reception to Homeless

by #teamEBONY

When Willie and Carol Fowler's only daughter canceled her wedding 40 days before she was set to walk down the aisle, the parents… Read More

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