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Ruling Removes Age-Limitation on Plan B Pill

by #teamEBONY

In a sharply worded ruling that called government regulators "politically motivated and scientifically unjustified," U.S. District… Read More

[OPINION] In Defense of Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s Cuba Trip<br />

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I never thought I'd mention Beyoncé, Jay-Z, and geopolitics in the same sentence. But the superstar couple is causing… Read More

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A Teen Hero Speaks

[ENOUGH]
A Teen Hero Speaks

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Lawrence Sellers wants to know why. Why a simple stroll through the school park can now mean the difference between life and death… Read More

[ENOUGH] The Decline of Murders in Chicago:<br />
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[ENOUGH] The Decline of Murders in Chicago:
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Why Obama's 'Best-Looking Attorney General' Comment Was a Gaffe

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by #teamEBONY

President Obama's biggest gaffe yesterday when speaking of California Attorney General Kamala Harris was not in flirtatiously… Read More

Exonerated Brian Banks signs with Atlanta Falcons

Brian Banks Signs With Atlanta Falcons

by #teamEBONY

Brian Banks wore the uniform of a prison inmate for more than five years, serving time for a rape he didn't commit. This… Read More

Investigators: Suspect Shot Officer, Then Himself

Murder Suspect Allegedly Kills Officer While in Custody, Turns Gun on Himself

by #teamEBONY

State police in Mississippi say a murder suspect shot a Jackson police detective and then shot himself at police headquarters. Mississippi… Read More

Legalizing Marijuana

Most Americans For Legalizing Marijuana

by #teamEBONY

For the first time in four decades of polling, a majority of Americans support legalizing the use of marijuana. A… Read More

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POLITICS AS [UN]USUAL: THE WEEK IN POLITICS

by Zerlina Maxwell

Another look at the political week that was... It's begun:  Due to the sequester budget cuts to Medicare… Read More

President Obama

Obama to Return Salary

by #teamEBONY

Sharing a bit of budget pain, President Barack Obama will… Read More

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