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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

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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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Truth In Reality Launches "Redefining HERstory" Campaign

by Ravelle Worthington

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Benjamin C. Bradlee, who presided over The Washington Post newsroom for 26 years and guided The Post’s transformation… Read More

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Meneko Spigner McBeth Wins Million Dollar Prize from Frito-Lay

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Meneko Spigner McBeth's bank account is about to have quite a few additional zeros. On Monday night, Frito-Lay announced… Read More

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Missouri Governor to Investigate Racial Dynamics, Police Behavior in Ferguson

by JET

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Sex offender suspected in 7 Indiana murders

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by The Washington Post

Police have found the bodies of seven women in northwestern Indiana, a gruesome string of killings apparently connected to the same… Read More

Police Investigating 6-year-old’s Shooting Death

Six-Year-Old Girl Shot and Killed

by JET

Kansas City police are vowing to find those responsible for the shooting death of a 6-year-old girl who had stopped at a convenience… Read More

CNN Withdraws Support of the National Association of Black Journalists

CNN Discontinues Support of NABJ

by #teamEBONY

At the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ), Board of Directors Meeting last week, President Bob Butler announced that… Read More

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