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Obama Names Leadership for HBCU Initiative

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Today, the Obama Administration announced a new leadership team for the… Read More

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A 107-year-old Arkansas man who died in a police standoff this weekend told officers months earlier that they would have to shoot… Read More

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Bill De Blasio, the liberal pragmatist who sprang from nowhere to storm the Democratic race for New York mayor, was within a hair's… Read More

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If Russian president Vladimir Putin had put forth his peace plan a few days earlier than he did, it’s doubtful that President… Read More

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The Senate Foreign Relations committee approved a resolution last week to give President Barack Obama… Read More

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In the final days before the New York City mayoral primary, attention to get-out-the-vote efforts has been overshadowed by the city’s… Read More

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No charges were filed against George Zimmerman after an alleged altercation with his estranged wife and her father, Lake Mary, Florida… Read More

Congress Honors Victims Of Infamous Alabama Church Bombing

4 Little Girls Given Congressional Gold Medals

by #teamEBONY

On Tuesday, Congress will bestow its highest civilian honor — posthumously — to the young victims of a deadly Alabama… Read More

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