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by Huffington Post

A judge struck down New York City's groundbreaking limit on the size of sugar-laden drinks Monday shortly before it was… Read More

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On Saturday night, two undercover police officers shot and killed 16-year-old Kimani Gray. According to the police account, the officers… Read More

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ENOUGH: Chicago and the Tragedy of Urban Violence

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ENOUGH: Chicago and the Tragedy of Urban Violence

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Violence in Chicago has been the subject of national discourse for over a year. The number of homicides in the city in 2012… Read More

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I will never forget watching President Obama unveil the statue of one of my personal heroes in Statuary Hall last month – allowing… Read More

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Help us find Terrilynn Monette! She was last seen on March 2nd in Lakeview, LA, sleeping in her black two-door 2012… Read More

New York City Tries to Shame Its Teens Into Not Having Babies

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by Colorlines

A 27 percent drop in teen pregnancy rates over the past decade apparently isn’t good enough for politicians in New York City. This… Read More

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Bennie Thompson: Marco McMillian's Death Should be Investigated by FBI

by Huffington Post

A Mississippi congressman on Tuesday asked the FBI to review the slaying of an openly gay mayoral candidate to determine if any federal… Read More

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Howard Students Sue to Get into Sorority

by #teamEBONY

Howard University seniors and sorority hopefuls Laurin Compton and Lauren Cofield find themselves in a plot with elements… Read More

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