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Scope of Sandy's Devastation Widens, Tempers Flare

by #teamEBONY

Four days after superstorm Sandy smashed into the U.S. Northeast, rescuers on Friday were still discovering the… Read More

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Days Until Election Day: 4 (!) This weekend is all about Team Obama and Team Romney getting… Read More

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Lights Back in Manhattan by Saturday

by #teamEBONY

Some good news for those New Yorkers waiting for the city's skeleton to return to near normal: ConEdison says… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

As the Federal Emergency Management Agency works to provide Americans with proper Hurricane Sandy relief, the agency… Read More

Racial Slurs Hurled at Philadelphia Flyers' Wayne Simmonds

Racial Slurs Hurled at Philadelphia Flyers' Wayne Simmonds

by Kevin L. Clark

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds, who is playing in the top Czech league during the NHL lockout, was the recipient of another… Read More

Chicago Schools Bribe Parents With Gift Cards To Stay Involved

Chicago Schools Bribe Parents

by #teamEBONY

Parents have long debated whether or not it's healthy to bribe kids to do things like finish their homework on time or eat all… Read More

GOP hopeful: ‘Rape thing’ not cause for abortion

GOP Hopeful: ‘Rape Thing’ Not Cause for Abortion

by The Grio

A Republican congressional candidate says abortion should not be legal, even when it involves “the… Read More

Billboard: 'MLK Was a Republican. Vote Republican!'

Billboard: 'MLK Was a Republican. Vote Republican!'

by The Root

During the final days of the presidential election, a black conservative group in Dallas is making a last-ditch effort to appeal… Read More

Record Participation of Latino Voters Expected in 2012

Record Participation of Latino Voters Expected in 2012

by #teamEBONY

Everyone agrees the importance of the Latino vote in this year’s close election all boils down to one thing: turnout.  While… Read More

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