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Women Hide Stolen Rolexes In Their You-Know-Whats in Vegas Heist [Video]

This story is further evidence that we’re living in strange times. Three women in Las Vegas: Bryanna Warren, Trinity Kennard and Charmella Triggs have been…


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Black Women Are At Risk For Osteoporosis, Too

It should go without saying that Black women have bones that can become thin with age like any other women, but there is a widely…


Sam Cut From Rams, But May Still Have NFL Future

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri’s season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.…


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Nikki Woods, Senior Producer, The Tom Joyner Morning Show
Parents Get Their Lives Back When School Starts

When you look at the ads, read blogs or watch the news, it looks like Back to School is all about the kids. Backpacks, notebooks,…

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Don Lemon
What We Can Learn From The Mothers of Michael Brown, Trayvon Martin and Sean Bell

Now that the funeral for Michael Brown has passed, Don Lemon talks about the past few weeks spent in Ferguson, the funeral of Michael Brown and…

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Get Well Wednesday: Will Downing Shares His Journey to Health

Will Downing certainly has come far by grace. The crooner, whose latest release is Euphoria, was diagnosed with polymyositis in 2007 a debilitating chronic inflammatory…

Michael H. Cottman, BlackAmericaWeb.com
Michael H. Cottman, BlackAmericaWeb.com
COMMENTARY: After Burying Mike Brown, How Do We Protect Our Sons?

ST. LOUIS — It took a village to bury Michael Brown. It took more than the 600 members of Brown’s family who gathered inside the…

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