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A building exploded and collapsed in East Harlem this morning, injuring at least 11 people and killing two. The FDNY said… Read More

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I would like to believe that there will be another Black president before I go off to join, Jesus, Mohammad, and Beyoncé in… Read More

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The latest stats from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) shows drug arrests are the main source of incarcerations across the nation—a… Read More

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A lesbian couple was found dead beside a dumpster last Friday in Port Bolivar, Texas and all police have to go on is a composite… Read More

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There are many ways to measure 30 years, but for Glenn Ford, the yardstick is simple. "My sons -- when I left -- was… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 3/11… Read More

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