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Clinton to Meet With Members of Black Lives Matter Movement

JET reports the legislator will meet in DC with activists from the movement Friday. [read more]

Ray Rice Halloween Costumes Combine Blackface, Domestic Violence Jokes

Racism and Domestic Violence Jokes Unite for Ray Rice Halloween Costumes

by #teamEBONY

As Deadspin explained earlier this week, dressing up as NFL wife-puncher Ray Rice for Halloween is a bad idea. Worse idea? Dressing… Read More

Boko Haram kidnaps 30 in northeast Nigeria

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by #teamEBONY

Boko Haram gunmen kidnapped at least 30 boys and girls from a village in northeast Nigeria during the weekend. The abductions… Read More

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While most available reports focus on 43-year-old Darren Vann’s history of sexual violence and the possibility that he may… Read More


Jodeci, Let Me Hear You Say 'We Rehearsed'

by Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux, contributor and… Read More

Doctor in New York Tests Positive for Ebola

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by #teamEBONY

A New York doctor who took the subway and went bowling in Brooklyn last night tested positive for Ebola today at New York's Bellevue… Read More

Boko Haram Reportedly Kidnaps Dozens More Girls in Nigeria

Dozens More Girls Reportedly Kidnapped by Boko Haram

by Slate

The Islamist militant group Boko Haram has conducted another mass kidnapping of dozens of women and girls in Nigeria, according to… Read More

Police officer fatally shoots teenager in south St. Louis

Vonderrit Myers Jr Shot from Behind

by JET

An 18-year-old killed earlier this month by a St. Louis police officer was shot several times from behind, the pathologist who performed… Read More

Justice Department Condemns Leaks In Michael Brown Case As Attempt To 'Influence Public'

Leaks in Michael Brown Case Condemned by the Justice Department

by #teamEBONY

With a grand jury decision looming on whether a White police officer should face charges in the killing of an unarmed Black 18-year-old… Read More

US to Track Everyone Coming from Ebola Nations

America to Track All People Coming From Nations Hit by Ebola

by JET

Stepping up their vigilance against Ebola, federal authorities said Wednesday that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken… Read More

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This March, the haunting image of Shanesha Taylor’s tear-stained mugshot quickly becoming a symbol of the plight of many of… Read More

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