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Georgia just took a big step toward another historic milestone

10 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

If Democrat Stacey Abrams wins in November, she'll be the first black woman to lead a state.
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Study: Suicide Rates for Black Kids Under 13 Double That of Whites

Study: Suicide Rates for Black Kids Under 13 Double That of Whites

25 minutes ago   |   Psych Central

Suicide rates among whites have traditionally been higher than for blacks in the United States. However, a new study shows that the racial differences in suicide rates may be...
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WeMo's WiFi-enabled smart light switch is down to just $30

WeMo's WiFi-enabled smart light switch is down to just $30

35 minutes ago   |   iMore

Control it by touch or your voice. The WeMo Wi-Fi light switch is $29.99 on Amazon. It's only ever sold for less than this one time in the past, and that was during Black...
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Trayvon Martin TV Series Stalled After Parents Say Weinstein Company Owes $150,000

45 minutes ago   |   News One

A Trayvon Martin TV series was the subject of court papers filed by the slain teen's parents. Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin said that the Weinstein Company owed them at least...
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These black female pilots made history when they flew a plane together - and people are feeling inspired

These black female pilots made history when they flew a plane together - and people are feeling inspired

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

On May 13, two black female pilots flying an Alaska Airlines airplane from San Francisco to Portland made groundbreaking airline history. Captain Tara Wright and First Officer...
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Spike in severe black lung disease among former US coal miners

1 hour ago   |   Science Daily

The number of cases of progressive massive fibrosis, the most severe form of black lung disease, has been increasing dramatically among coal workers and especially younger...
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The FIU bridge crushed their daughter. Her iPhone survived - but they can't unlock it

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

MIAMI - Tucked away inside a white, weathered dresser rests a brown, crumpled paper bag. Inside that bag are a few ounces of what's left of the dead teen - two wrinkled dollar...
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A marriage made at the Mall of America nearly 20 years ago is cut short sadly by cancer

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call

The bride, a fiery redhead with an infectious smile, wore a full-skirted white gown. The groom, a bespectacled, lanky 28-year-old sporting a ponytail, donned a classic black...
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Water, Profanities Thrown At Fox News Contributor Tomi Lahren In Mpls

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Fox News contributor and controversial commentator Tomi Lahren's trip to Minneapolis did not end well. The day after Lahren appeared at a “Family, Freedom and...
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Omaha Gives! 2018 - 100 Black Men of Omaha, Inc

Omaha Gives! 2018 - 100 Black Men of Omaha, Inc

1 hour ago   |   KETV

1 of nearly 1,000 organizations participating in the 24-hour charity event
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Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Award-winning novelist Philip Roth dead at 85

Philip Roth, the American novelist who penned the celebrated “Portnoy's Complaint,” died at the age of 85 on Tuesday. The author, whose novels were fueled with sex, was... Read more ...

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

Legend of Loch Ness monster will be tested with DNA samples

A New Zealand scientist is leading a team to the lake next month to take samples of the murky waters to conduct DNA tests and determine what species live there. Read more ...

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

​Workers plugging energy wells as lava from Kilauea volcano​ flows nearby​

Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at a geothermal plant threatened by a lava flow from Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island. Read more ...

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans

President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers. Read more ...

Comcast says it's in ‘advanced' stages of prepping Fox bid

Comcast says it's in ‘advanced' stages of prepping Fox bid

Comcast on Wednesday confirmed that it is considering and is in advanced stages of preparing an offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to... Read more ...

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

NFL discussing possible steps to deal with anthem protests

The NFL approved a new owner for the Carolina Panthers, passed a rule to eject players who hit with their helmets, and took steps to spice up the kickoff. Read more ...

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

Parents go to court in attempt to kick 30-year-old son out of their home

A 30-year-old man's parents are taking legal action against him after he refused to move out of their house, according to legal documents Read more ...

Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

Vegas casino workers OK strike that may hobble famed resorts

Las Vegas casinos could watch tens of thousands of employees walk off the job after union members voted Tuesday to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1. Read more ...

Deutsche Bank sinks to an 18-month low after reports says its slashing up to...

Deutsche Bank sinks to an 18-month low after reports says its slashing up to 10,000 jobs

Deutsche Bank slipped as much as 3% ahead of its annual shareholder meeting Thursday. Separate reports outlined the bank's expected announcements, which are said to include a... Read more ...

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

Congress OKs letting terminal patients try unapproved drugs

The bill would help people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments. Read more ...