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St. Louis Cop Shoots Black Off-Duty Officer; Claims Friendly Fire

St. Louis Cop Shoots Black Off-Duty Officer; Claims Friendly Fire

  ST. LOUIS, MO —— A Black off-duty St. Louis police officer  with 11-years on the force was shot by a white on-duty police officer from the same department who apparently mistook him for a fleeing suspect, according to a statement from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. Last Wednesday evening, St. Louis police received…

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Inmates Who Saved Deputy To Get Sentences Shortened

Inmates Who Saved Deputy To Get Sentences Shortened

These 6 inmates will get 1/4 of their jail time reduced for saving deputy’s life. POLK COUNTY, GEORGIA —- Six inmates are being hailed as heroes after a deputy collapsed and they stepped in to rescue him. The Georgia deputy, who has asked not to be identified, already wasn’t feeling well when he went out…

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Football Recruit’s T-Shirt Gets National Attention

Football Recruit’s T-Shirt Gets National Attention

Tyreke Smith was on a recruiting trip to Ohio State. OHIO —- A 17-year-old created a buzz when he showed up on a recruiting trip to one of college football’s most vaunted programs wearing one of the blackest shirts of all time. Cleveland19 reports that Tyreke Smith, a high school junior football is one of…

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Micheal Vicks’s Father Charged In Drug Bust

Micheal Vicks’s Father Charged In Drug Bust

Michael Dwayne Boddie, (left) the father of Michael Vick (right) has been charged. On Wednesday evening (June 21), it was reported that Michael Vick’s father received some charges. VIRGINIA —- Michael Dwayne Boddie was reportedly part of a group charged in relation to a heroin distribution scheme, The Virginia-Pilot reports. The 55-year-old was individually charged…

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Meet Billionaire Robert Smith

Meet Billionaire Robert Smith

  Robert Smith, CEO of Vista Equity Partners. AUSTIN, TX — Denver native Robert Smith visited his home town to deliver a commencement address at the University of Denver and took time to do something he seldom does, give an interview. Smith, who has a net worth of $2.5 billion according to Forbes, is the…

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Kalief Browder’s Brother Is Running For Mayor Of NYC

Kalief Browder’s Brother Is Running For Mayor Of NYC

  AKEEM BROWDER NEW YORK — Akeem Browder, the brother of Kalief Browder, is throwing his hat into the ring to run for mayor of New York City against Mayor Bill de Blasio. “We have a problem with the way New York is being run – especially by de Blasio,” Browder, who is running as…

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White Roommate Finally Arrested In Death Of Engineering Student

White Roommate Finally Arrested In Death Of Engineering Student

Clifton Taylor was fatally stabbed by his white roommate, Zachary Grey. LAS VEGAS —- Las Vegas police have confirmed that the man accused of stabbing his roommate, Clifton Taylor, 25, to death in May has been arrested in California. Highway Patrol troopers took Zachary Drey, 25 into custody at a gas station near Indio  last…

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Entrepreneur, 27, Raises $7M In 3 Days For Business

Entrepreneur, 27, Raises $7M In 3 Days For Business

  Chrissa McFarlane is the CEO and founder of the business. ATLANTA, GA  — Atlanta-based Patientory, the company behind an advanced healthcare app, has raised $7.2 million in a very successful online Blockchain token sale. The block-chain startup, founded by CEO and entrepreneur, 27-year-old Chrissa McFarlane, enables the connecting of digital medical records without compromising…

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Not Surprising: Police Officer That Murdered Philando Castile Found ‘Not Guilty’

      Philando Castile was shot 7 times by Minnesota Police officer Jeronimo Yanez. He was found ‘not guility’ on Friday. Emotional protesters after the verdict. MINNESOTA — Philando Castile’s murder at the hands of a police officer has been burned and etched into our memories. The viral Facebook Live video of a bloody…

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Winner Of $43M At Slot Machine Sues Casino Because They Refused To Pay

Winner Of $43M At Slot Machine Sues Casino Because They Refused To Pay

Katrina Bookman took a photo after winning at the slot machine. NEW YORK —-The Queens woman who was offered a steak dinner after staff said her $43 million win at a slot machine was the result of a glitch is suing the casino for the entire jackpot. Katrina Bookman in August posed for a selfie…

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School Administrators Do Nothing After ‘Kill List’  Targeting Black Students Revealed

School Administrators Do Nothing After ‘Kill List’  Targeting Black Students Revealed

  Administrators of Monta Vista High School in Cupertino, California are being blasted by African-American leaders for not taking action following the discovery of a hit list targeting black students last fall. The hit list was posted to social media last fall and according to Black community leaders the Monta Vista High School, the Fremont…

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White Roommate Finally Arrested In Death Of Engineering Student

White Roommate Finally Arrested In Death Of Engineering Student

Clifton Taylor was fatally stabbed by his white roommate, Zachary Grey. LAS VEGAS —- Las Vegas police have confirmed that the man accused of stabbing his roommate, Clifton Taylor, 25, to death in May has been arrested in California. Highway Patrol troopers took Zachary Drey, 25 into custody at a gas station near Indio Friday…

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National African American Museum Evacuated After Suspicious Package Found Inside

National African American Museum Evacuated After Suspicious Package Found Inside

  The National African American Museum in D.C. WASHINGTON, DC. — On Monday, the National Museum of African American History and Culture had to be evacuated after a suspicious package was found on the second floor. Thankfully, however, it turns out that the package was a false alarm, and the Park Police tweeted out as much…

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Loving Vs Virginia: Case Ending Law Against Interracial Marriage Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Loving Vs Virginia: Case Ending Law Against Interracial Marriage Celebrates 50th Anniversary

  Mildred and Richard Loving were each sentenced to a year in prison for being married in the 1960s.  The 2016 film,  Loving starring Ruth Negga and Joel Edgerton gave the world a glimpse of the true story about Richard and Mildred Loving. Their controversial interracial relationship helped facilitate and aid the historical 1967 decision…

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Dr. Jessica Watkins Is Only Black In Newest Astronaut Class

Dr. Jessica Watkins Is Only Black In Newest Astronaut Class

Dr. Jessica Watkins is the youngest, and only Black person in the newest class of astronauts. NASA’s newest class of astronauts includes one woman with some serious black girl magic. NASA announced its first class of astronaut candidates since 2013 on Wednesday. The twelve candidates from various backgrounds and fields of study met some pretty…

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Petition Started To Remove Flint Mayor

Petition Started To Remove Flint Mayor

  Dr. Karen Weaver …mayor of Flint, Michigan FLINT, MI — Mayor Dr. Karen Weaver, the first female to hold that office in Flint, is under fire after a resident started a petition to remove her from office.  Resident, Arthur Woodson, is leading the effort. Woodson’s petition hopes to remove Weaver for the handling of…

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Suspect Arrested For The Kidnapping And Murder Of Missing Pensacola Girl, 12

Suspect Arrested For The Kidnapping And Murder Of Missing Pensacola Girl, 12

  Naomi Jones, 12, had been missing since May 31 was found murdered. Robert Howard, 38, has been arrested and charged with her kidnapping and death. PENSACOLA, FL —- Authorities arrested an ex-convict from Alabama on Thursday on charges relating to the kidnapping, killing and disposing of the body of a 12-year-old girl in Florida….

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Star Athlete And Scholar Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools

Star Athlete And Scholar Accepted To All 8 Ivy League Schools

Jahmir Smith is a star football player and an outstanding student. SANFORD, NC —- Rising senior, Jahmir Smith is not only a football hero and outstanding scholar but also one of the few high school students in the nation to receive acceptance letters from all eight Ivy League universities, WTVD-TV reports. In fact, more than…

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