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Boko Haram Might Target U.S. Interests in Nigeria

by #teamEBONY

Washington concerned that Boko Haram might try to attack American interests in Nigeria. "Fragmentary evidence”… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Sanctions against Boko Haram approved by U.N. The U.N. Security Council officially declared Boko Haram a terrorist… Read More

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House Republicans aiming to cut free summer lunch programs for poor city kids.  So what’s the problem?… Read More

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Terminally ill Yeatise Gaines dies day after graduation ceremony. Family members of 17-year-old Yeatise Gaines… Read More

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Believe it or not, I was actually listening to Michel Martin, NPR’s Tell Me More (TMM) host and Marilyn Geewax, NPR’s… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

At least 29 dead in latest Boko Haram attack. Suspected Boko Haram gunmen have shot dead 29 farm workers as they… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Nigerian teachers stage national strike.  Nigerian teachers went on strike and staged rallies nationwide on… Read More

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by Ugi Ugwuomo

At the height of the global attention brought on in the wake of the kidnapping of approximately Read More

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But It's Dangerous

by R. L'Heureux Lewis-McCoy, PhD

By now, we're all quite clear that "Hood… Read More

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Kevin Hart and his estranged ex-wife, Torrei Hart, had seemingly finally put aside their differences in order to… Read More

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