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Bill Cosby Accuser ‘Jena T.’ Reveals Full Name, Face to Strengthen Credibility

The woman formerly known as “Jena T.” who spoke out about her alleged assault at the hands of Bill Cosby has shed her anonymity. Jennifer…



Witness: Aaron Hernandez DNA Matched Butt at Crime Scene

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A crime lab scientist testifying in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified that…

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Don Lemon On LAPD Skid Row Shooting

  The Los Angeles Police Department is defending officers who shot and killed an unarmed, homeless man during this violent confrontation. “Drop the gun.  He’s…

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L.A. Police Fatally Shoot Homeless Man – But Was It Justified?

He was 25 years old. He was Black. He was homeless, unarmed, mentally ill, lying on the ground and he was still shot to death…

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Why Chicago’s Mayoral Election Makes A Difference To The Rest of Us

Every so often we get a local election that has a huge impact on the outlook and direction of Black America. There are cities that…

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Zack Burgess
Stuck In The Middle: Why Hard Work And Education Only Get You So Far

People in this country still believe in the American Dream, but after one of the worst recessions this country has seen, many are fearful that…

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The Queen of Awkwardness and Multi-talented Issa Rae Goes in with Deya Direct! It’s super funny and officially awkward Interview.

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  The show went off the air 25 years ago, but actor Antonio Fargas is still best known for his role as Huggy Bear on…

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  50 years ago this week, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and a host of others, including Congressman John Lewis then a young civil rights…

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