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Tidjane Thiam, group chief executive of U.K.-insurer Prudential, will become the new CEO of Swiss bank Credit Suisse, both companies… Read More

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Thousands of Students Walk Out Over Police Shooting

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Students at several Madison-area schools walked out of class Monday morning to protest the shooting of a 19-year-old man Friday. WISN… Read More

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On Saturday, March 7th, Amelia Boynton, age 103, posed for photos with President Barack Obama and hundreds of other dignitaries on… Read More

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The national headquarters for Sigma Alpha Epsilon is closing its chapter at the University of Oklahoma after video surfaced Sunday… Read More

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Nineteen-year-old Tony Robinson was not armed when a Madison, Wisconsin, police officer fatally shot him, Police Chief Mike Koval… Read More

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Hundreds of troops from Chad and Niger launched a ground and aerial offensive against Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria on Sunday… Read More

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At a press conference Thursday morning, Anthony Gray, attorney for the family of Michael Brown, announced plans to file a civil case… Read More

New York City Will Close Schools to Observe Muslim Holidays

NYC Mayor De Blasio to Close Schools for Muslim Holidays

by #teamEBONY

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that two days in the NYC public school year will be turned into days off in observance… Read More

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