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The Growing Danger Of Dynastic Wealth

20-09-2017

We’re on the cusp of the largest inter-generational transfer of wealth in history. White House National Economic Council director Gary Cohn, former president of Goldman Sachs, said recently that “only morons pay the estate tax.” I’m reminded of Donald Trump’s comment that he didn’t pay federal income taxes because he was “smart.” And billionaire Leona Helmsley’s “only the little people pay taxes.” What... Read more

More protests break out in St. Louis after acquittal in police shootin…

20-09-2017

Protesters marched through an upscale St. Louis-area shopping mall on Saturday and the rock group U2 canceled a concert hours after police clashed with a crowd outraged over the acquittal of a white former policeman accused of murdering a black man. In a second day of protests over the judge's ruling in the 2011 shooting death, hundreds of people chanted "Shut... Read more

Supreme Court Puts Redrawing Of Texas Electoral Maps On Hold

20-09-2017

In August, a federal court struck down two GOP-drawn congressional districts saying they were discriminatory. An ideologically divided U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday handed a win to Republicans in Texas by putting on hold rulings that said electoral districts drawn by state lawmakers discriminated against minority voters. On a 5-4 vote, with the court’s conservatives in the majority and the liberal justices... Read more

Justice Department Will Not Charge Police Officers Involved In Freddie…

20-09-2017

“It’s not surprising. Police officers still continue to get a free pass to killing black people,” said one activist.  The Justice Department will not press federal charges against the six police officers involved in the 2015 arrest and death of Freddie Gray due to insufficient evidence, the department announced on Tuesday evening. “Prosecutors considered multiple theories of liability, based on multiple constitutional provisions, including... Read more

New Financial Center Identifies HBCUs To Impact Black Wealth

20-09-2017

Fisk University will be the first HBCU to participate in a new program offered by The Center for Financial Advancement designed to elevate African-American wealth. The program launches this semester at the Nashville university with the goal to “elevate money management skills, teach students about credit and homeownership plus position many for a financially rewarding career in the mortgage industry,” according... Read more

N.C. A&T Enrolls Largest Student Body Ever With Growth at All Leve…

05-09-2017

Enrollment at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University surged to 11,877 in the fall term that just began, expanding the student body to its largest size ever and adding significantly to a growth trend that began in 2013, school officials announced Wednesday. The growth rate this fall of 6.3 percent means that over the past five years, N.C. A&T has... Read more

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WWE Fans Shout aposThataposs Too Farapos…

22-09-2017

Pro wrestling has never had any problem trading on racist tropes to arouse the fans...

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Including Supernatural star’s upcoming brewery Hurricane Harvey hit Texas over the weekend and with it...

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Were Mexicoaposs Recent Earthquakes Rela…

22-09-2017

Over the past two weeks, Mexico has experienced a lot of shaking. On Sept...

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What Alabamaaposs GOP Senate Frontrunner…

22-09-2017

I’ve had the opportunity twice over the past several years to interview the current Alabama...

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Ex-Missouri College Wrestler Sentenced T…

22-09-2017

A Missouri man was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in prison on charges of infecting...

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Black Restaurant Employees Sue Trump Org…

22-09-2017

Three Black employees are seeking $14.5 million in damages from Trump International Hotel for racial...

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Howard University Protesters Interrupt J…

22-09-2017

  Howard University student activists interrupted James Comey’s keynote convocation speech there late Friday morning, with...

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Finally Chicago To Retrain Officers Afte…

22-09-2017

Nearly nine months after a damning Department of Justice report revealed longstanding patterns of abuse, civil-rights...

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Business

Former Trump adviser I gave the campaign…

22-09-2017

The altered amendment has come back into the spotlight amid reports about the former Trump...

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I retired at 37 as a self-made millionai…

22-09-2017

Financial independence isn't about how much money you have, it's about how much you spend.Read...

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A former Victorias Secret supermodel is …

22-09-2017

Erin Heatherton, a former Victoria's Secret Angel, is being sued by stylist Clare Byrne over...

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Jimmy Kimmel thanks McCain for being a h…

22-09-2017

After repeatedly attacking the GOP healthcare bill, late-night host Jimmy Kimmel celebrated Sen. John McCain's...

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Sports

Ausmus wont return to manage Tigers in 2…

22-09-2017

Brad Ausmus, who has been Detroit's manager since 2013, won't have his contract renewed.Read more:...

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Warriors still undecided about White Hou…

22-09-2017

GM Bob Myers doesn't specify whether Golden State has been invited but says the team...

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Hernandez CTE revelation scary — very sc…

22-09-2017

The Jaguars' Calais Campbell says players are dealing with the news that stage-3 CTE was...

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Vikings QB Sam Bradford ruled out vs Buc…

22-09-2017

For the second-straight week, Minnesota will have to start Case Keenum at quarterback.Read more: https://sports.yahoo.com/news/sam-bradford-ruled-vikings-week-vs-buccaneers-174108284.html

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Politics

Mass Killer Scott Dekraai Gets Life In P…

22-09-2017

The judge had removed the death penalty as an option because of law enforcement's misuse...

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ACLU Sues St Louis Over Handling Of Prot…

22-09-2017

The lawsuit alleges police are unconstitutionally menacing protesters with riot tactics and chemical weapons.Read more:...

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John McCain I Cannot In Good Conscience …

22-09-2017

He basically just killed Republicans' effort to gut the Affordable Care Act. Again.Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/john-mccain-graham-cassidy_us_59c54e5ce4b01cc57ff2119a?section=us_politics

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Just When You Thought Graham And Cassidy…

22-09-2017

They are exploiting a problem Republicans created, in order to take away coverage from millions.Read...

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Entertainment

Jay-Z Reveals His Thoughts on President …

22-09-2017

Jay-Z is voicing his perspective on the state of the United States. During a sit-down Q&A...

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Revisiting Jenelle Evans Rocky Road to t…

22-09-2017

In 24 hours, Jenelle Evans will be a bride. The North Carolina native, who first...

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Mara Lane Reuni…

22-09-2017

"Reunited today after 6 weeks too long." Jonathan Rhys Meyers and his wife Mara Lane have...

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Bachelor in Paradises Dean Unglert Asks …

22-09-2017

By his own admission, Dean Unglert has a lot to learn about love. In a sneak...

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