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Source: Joan Rivers had surprise throat biopsy that led to her death

Source: Joan Rivers had surprise throat biopsy that led to her death A source told  New York Daily News  an unplanned throat...

 

Source says Rice video was sent to NFL

Source says Rice video was sent to NFL   A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee...

 

Texas executes man who killed ex-wife, her brother

Texas executes man who killed ex-wife, her brother   Sep 10th 2014 8:02PM  A man convicted of gunning down his former...

 

Gentleman Jim Clyburn Congressman James Clyburn The “Blessed Experiences” Interview

Gentleman Jim Clyburn Congressman James Clyburn The “Blessed Experiences” Interview with Kam Williams-PUM...

 

Neither Captain Johnsons nor Chiefs of Diversity Can Substitute for the National Village Talking about Race

NEITHER CAPTAIN JOHNSONS NOR CHIEFS OF DIVERSITY CAN SUBSTITUTE FOR THE NATIONAL VILLAGE TALKING ABOUT RACE...

 

NASA Spacecraft Embarks on Historic Journey into Interstellar Space

NASA Spacecraft Embarks on Historic Journey into Interstellar Space   NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft officially is the first human-made...

 

Parents and teen drivers dangerously disconnected

  Parents and teen drivers dangerously disconnected New State Farm® survey reveals an alarming gap between parents’ and...

 

NUM One on One with Don Lemon

Lemon Zest! Don Lemon The “We Were There: The March on Washington” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor...

 

Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Syria

Remarks by the President in Address to the Nation on Syria East Room-September 10, 2013 9:01 P.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  My fellow...

 

Nike, Apple, Facebook Among U.S. Companies That Intend To Back Gay Marriage In Coming Supreme Court Cases

    Nike, Apple, Facebook Among U.S. Companies That Intend To Back Gay Marriage In Coming Supreme Court Cases  ...

 

Community College Grads Now Earning More than 4-Year Degree Recipients

Community College Grads Now Earning More than 4-Year Degree Recipients A new set of studies have turned the college education...

 

Alarming Disparity in Hunger and Poverty Rates Among African American Children and Other U.S. Children

Alarming Disparity in Hunger and Poverty Rates Among African American Children and Other U.S. Children  ...

 

Black-White Wealth Gap Worsening: Here's Why

Black-White Wealth Gap Worsening: Here's Why   Real estate a major reason   The  wealth gap  between...

 

The New STD That Can Kill You

The New STD That Can Kill You       It appears that there is a new STD that is killing men and its...

 

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Indicted on 21 Charges of Katrina Related Corruption

  Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin is best known for his reaction to the federal government’s slow response in the aftermath...

 

Russell Simmons Accused of Ripping Off Business Partner of Millions

Russell Simmons Accused of Ripping Off Business Partner of Millions Russell Simmons and his brother Reverend Run are being sued by a...

 

Los Angeles Catholic officials shielded pedophile priests: report

Los Angeles Catholic officials shielded pedophile priests: report   Two Catholic Church officials in California plotted to...

 

Kevin Clash resigns as Elmo in wake of sex scandal

Kevin Clash resigns as Elmo in wake of sex scandal Kevin Clash has resigned as Elmo's puppeteer, little more than a week following...

 

Maine GOP Chairman Apologizes for Claims of Voter Fraud by “Mysterious Black People”

Maine GOP Chairman Apologizes for Claims of Voter Fraud by “Mysterious Black People”   Maine GOP Chairman Charlie...

 

Poll Says Blacks Are Only Race With Majority Against Gay Marriage

Poll Says Blacks Are Only Race With Majority Against Gay Marriage   Washington Post-ABC poll asks different races their stance....

 

Feds ‘going down every rat hole’ in Jesse Jackson Jr. probe: source

  Feds ‘going down every rat hole’ in Jesse Jackson Jr. probe: source Federal authorities investigating U.S. Rep....

 

BP to pay record penalty for Gulf oil spill

BP to pay record penalty for Gulf oil spill   BP will pay a record fine to settle criminal claims arising from the 2010...

 

Rahm Emanuel to Sean Hannity: “Shut the F*ck Up, You Lost”

  Rahm Emanuel to Sean Hannity: “Shut the F*ck Up, You Lost”   One thing that Sean...

 

Former GOP Gov. to Christians: Vote For Obama and Face the Fires of H**l

Former GOP Gov. to Christians: Vote For Obama and Face the Fires of H**l   It is awful to watch Republicans cherry pick sins....

 

Study: African Americans feel more prepared for college than other races

Study: African Americans feel more prepared for college than other races Monday, October 29, 2012   Getty...

 

African Americans Oppose Bust for a former KKK-chief -

African Americans Oppose Bust for a former KKK-chief -      In Selma, Alabama, the hotbed of civil rights struggles in...

 

Beware the Coultergeist! Ann Coulter The “Mugged” Interview with Kam Williams NUM Contributor

Beware the Coultergeist!   Ann Coulter The “Mugged” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor  ...

 

Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban Close to Deals with ‘American Idol’: Report

Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban Close to Deals with ‘American Idol’: Report Credit: Debra L Rothenberg; Don...

 

Candidate Running For Brooklyn State Assembly Refers To Crime-Ridden Neighborhood As ‘Negrohood’

Candidate Running For Brooklyn State Assembly Refers To Crime-Ridden Neighborhood As ‘Negrohood’    ...

 

State of Virgina Sets Lower Pass Rate Expectations for Black Students in New Policy

State of Virgina Sets Lower Pass Rate Expectations for Black Students in New Policy      ...

 

Woman Found Murdered By Husband Two Days After She Called 911

Woman Found Murdered By Husband Two Days After She Called 911   The dead body of 32-year old Deanna Patrick was...

 

Innovative Collaboration Responds To President Obama's Initiative on Educational Excellence For African Americans

Innovative Collaboration Responds To President Obama's Initiative on Educational Excellence For African Americans Harvard Law School...

 

Penn State: No decision on removal of Joe Paterno statue

P enn State: No decision on removal of Joe Paterno statue Penn State said it has not made a decision on whether to...

 

Oakland Woman Sentenced for Role in 2001 Arson at UW Center for Urban Horticulture

  Oakland Woman Sentenced for Role in 2001 Arson at UW Center for Urban Horticulture        More than 11...

 

Politico Reporter Suspended for "Racist" Romney Remark

Politico Reporter Suspended for "Racist" Romney Remark Politico reporter Joseph Williams tweeted earlier this afternoon that he is...

 

Hero Newark Mayor Cory Booker Assists Man Hit by Car

Hero Newark Mayor Cory Booker Assists Man Hit by Car Man was fine after small injuries suffered in accident. There's no need for the hero...

 

Voyager Spacecraft is Leaving the Solar System

Voyager Spacecraft is Leaving the Solar System A new frontier has been reached.  The Voyager 1 spacecraft, which was launched 35...

 

Breast Cancer Survivor Wins Right to Swim Topless in Public

  Breast Cancer Survivor Wins Right to Swim Topless in Public   A woman who had both breasts removed after a battle with cancer...

 

CNN Suspends Roland Martin For 'Offensive' Super Bowl Tweets

CNN Suspends Roland Martin For 'Offensive' Super Bowl Tweets     CNN announced Wednesday that it is...

 

Robert L. Johnson, of The RLJ Companies-launches OppsPlace.com

Robert L. Johnson, founder and chairman of The RLJ Companies-launches  OppsPlace.com. OppsPlace Makes Strong Debut in National...

 

Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the Mortgage Servicers Settlement

Attorney General Eric Holder Delivers Remarks at the Mortgage Servicers Settlement Press Conference Washington, D.C. ~ Thursday,...

 

Flight #93 Pilot's Widow Releases Memoir for Black History Month

Flight #93 Pilot's Widow Releases Memoir for Black History Month Author Melodie Homer will release her book From...

 

Hines Ward statement on Staying with the Steelers

Hines Ward statement on Staying with the Steelers   "I don't normally like to respond to rumors, but as I've said all...

 

Mayor Nutter’s Remarks Regarding Occupy Philadelphia

Mayor Nutter’s Remarks Regarding Occupy Philadelphia   Philadelphia, November 25, 2011 - The following are Mayor...

 

Facebook Blames Porn Attack On Browser Bugs

Facebook Blames Porn Attack On Browser Bugs Attack spread a massive quantity of hardcore pornography and violence images via a cross-site...

 

African-American Buying Power Nears $1.1 Trillion

African-American Buying Power Nears $1.1 Trillion   NewsOne is reporting that Black buying power is expected to reach...

 

White House Hosts African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference

White House Hosts African American Policy in Action Leadership Conference   White House Releases New Policy Report Outlining the...

 

Joe Paterno statement on retirement

Joe Paterno statement on retirement Joe Paterno and Penn State released this statement Wednesday, as the coach announced his retirement....

 

When the Checks Stop Coming In: TO to Be Arrested for Child Support

When the Checks Stop Coming In: TO to Be Arrested for Child Support   An arrest warrant has been issued for Terrell...

 

Is the GOP "the New Black”? New billboards in Texas aim to sway Black voters.

Is the GOP "the New Black”? New billboards in Texas aim to sway Black voters. By...

 

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