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NFL player still drives a 25-year-old car he bought for $2

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Dallas Cowboys running back Alfred Morris made headlines years ago for the car he was driving that looked somewhat different than the cars of his teammates.

He could afford pretty much any car he wants, but he doesn't care about that. He still drives the 1991 car that he

The RNC Is Over, but Can We Talk About Pastor Mark Burns?

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It’s hard to take the ‘Party of Lincoln’ seriously when they trot out folks like this. Look, I’m a simple black man. I only have a few rules in life. If you call it stuffing instead of dressing, like all right thinking black folks, don’t bother friending me on Facebook. Yo

Florida man lies down, puts his hands up before being shot by police

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Florida man Charles Kinsey claims he was shot in the leg by police while lying on the ground with his hands in the air. And now, local news station WSVN is airing cell phone footage, which seems to back up Kinsey's claims.

Kinsey told WSVN: "When he shot me, it was so sur

Donald Trump Appoints ‘Apprentice’ Star Omarosa Manigault as Director of African-American Outreach for His Campaign

Donald Trump Appoints Ex-Apprentice Star Omarosa Manigault as Director of African-American Outreach for His Campaign. You’re hired. Former enticer Omarosa Manigault has been appointed director of African-American outreach for Donald Trump’s campaign. “It happened t

For affluent blacks, wealth doesn't stop racial profiling

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Wealth doesn't protect black men from racial profiling. Eddie Hailes, general counsel for the Advancement Project (left), Ronald Sullivan, professor at Harvard Law School (center) and Todd Cox, an attorney at the Center for American Progress (rght).

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Melania Trump's speech appeared to lift from parts of Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic convention address

Donald Trump's wife, Melania, was the star of the show on the first night of the Republican National Convention Monday.

But political observers on Twitter were quick to note that parts of Melania's speech seemed to be ripped from First Lady Michelle Obama's 2008 speech at

Baltimore Police Lieutenant Acquitted In Freddie Gray Death

Brian Rice, 42, is the highest-ranking officer charged in Gray’s death from a broken neck suffered in a police transport van. A Maryland judge on Monday acquitted Baltimore police Lieutenant Brian Rice of involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangerment and misconduct in of

NFL player still drives a 25-year-old car he bought for $2

NFL player still drives a 25-year-old car he bought for $2

Dallas Cowboys running back Alfred Morris made headlines years ago for the car he was driving that looked somewhat different than the cars of his teammates. He could afford pretty much any car he wants, but he doesn't care about that. He still drives the 1991 car that he bought from his pastor for $2 in college. "I still drive 'Bentley' which is what I call my car even though she's not really a Bentley. It's always going to...

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The RNC Is Over, but Can We Talk About Pastor Mark Burns?

The RNC Is Over, but Can We Talk About Pastor Mark Burns?

It’s hard to take the ‘Party of Lincoln’ seriously when they trot out folks like this. Look, I’m a simple black man. I only have a few rules in life. If you call it stuffing instead of dressing, like all right thinking black folks, don’t bother friending me on Facebook. You either root for the Los Angeles Lakers, or you’re just wasting my time. And if you’re against black people, then I’m automatically against you....

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Florida man lies down, puts his hands up before being shot by police

Florida man lies down, puts his hands up before being shot by police

Florida man Charles Kinsey claims he was shot in the leg by police while lying on the ground with his hands in the air. And now, local news station WSVN is airing cell phone footage, which seems to back up Kinsey's claims. Kinsey told WSVN: "When he shot me, it was so surprising. It was like a mosquito bite." The cell phone video doesn't show the actual shooting, but it captures Kinsey lying down, arms in the air,...

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Donald Trump Appoints ‘Apprentice’ Star Omarosa Manigault as Director of African-American Outreach for His Campaign

Donald Trump Appoints ‘Apprentice’ Star Omarosa Manigault as Director of African-American Outreach for His Campaign

Donald Trump Appoints Ex-Apprentice Star Omarosa Manigault as Director of African-American Outreach for His Campaign. You’re hired. Former Apprentice star Omarosa Manigault has been appointed director of African-American outreach for Donald Trump’s campaign. “It happened this week,” she told MSNBC at the Republican National Convention on Monday. “It’s really an extension of the work that the [National Diversity Coalition for Trump] has already been doing and so I’m very happy to take up that cause for Donald Trump.”  Manigault previously worked as the vice-chairman...

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For affluent blacks, wealth doesn't stop racial profiling

For affluent blacks, wealth doesn't stop racial profiling

Wealth doesn't protect black men from racial profiling. Eddie Hailes, general counsel for the Advancement Project (left), Ronald Sullivan, professor at Harvard Law School (center) and Todd Cox, an attorney at the Center for American Progress (rght). When Ronald S. Sullivan starts teaching his class at Harvard Law School each semester, he asks his students how many of them have been spread eagle over a police car. Every year, it's the same answer: Two or three...

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Melania Trump's speech appeared to lift from parts of Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic convention address

Melania Trump's speech appeared to lift from parts of Michelle Obama's 2008 Democratic convention address

Donald Trump's wife, Melania, was the star of the show on the first night of the Republican National Convention Monday. But political observers on Twitter were quick to note that parts of Melania's speech seemed to be ripped from First Lady Michelle Obama's 2008 speech at the Democratic National Convention. Here are the relevant passages from each speech: Melania: From a young age my parents impressed on me the values that you work hard for what you want in life, that...

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Baltimore Police Lieutenant Acquitted In Freddie Gray Death

Baltimore Police Lieutenant Acquitted In Freddie Gray Death

Brian Rice, 42, is the highest-ranking officer charged in Gray’s death from a broken neck suffered in a police transport van. A Maryland judge on Monday acquitted Baltimore police Lieutenant Brian Rice of involuntary manslaughter, reckless endangerment and misconduct in office for the April 2015 death of black detainee Freddie Gray. Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Barry Williams handed down his verdict after a bench trial. Rice, 42, is the highest-ranking officer charged in Gray’s death...

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DOJ: LATAM Airlines fined $12.75M for br…

25-07-2016

DOJ: LATAM Airlines fined $12.75M for bribing unions

A LATAM Boeing 767-300ER aircraft transporting the Olympic flame arrives May 30, 2016, in Brasilia from Geneva. (Photo: EVARISTO SA, AFP/Getty Images) WASHINGTON – LATAM Airlines,... Read more

Bernie Sanders to backers: 'We have got …

25-07-2016

Bernie Sanders to backers: 'We have got to elect Hillary Clinton'

Outgoing Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was booed off stage after she took the podium at a pre-convention breakfast in Philadelphia. Time Bernie... Read more

Democrats to kick off convention minus c…

25-07-2016

Democrats to kick off convention minus chairwoman

Confused about the Democratic National Committee email scandal? Here are five things to know. Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake (Photo: Kenneth K. Lam, AP) PHILADELPHIA —... Read more

Dems' convention is officially under way…

25-07-2016

Dems' convention is officially under way -- minus chairwoman

Confused about the Democratic National Committee email scandal? Here are five things to know. Jul 25, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake bangs... Read more

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All Eyes On Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech:…

25-07-2016

All Eyes On Michelle Obama’s DNC Speech: Will She Throw Shade At Melania Trump?

T hough Michelle Obama’s remained largely quiet in regards to Melania Trump  borrowing her 2008 DNC speech last week, the First Lady will break her silence on... Read more

Protests Rock DNC After A Whirlwind 48 H…

25-07-2016

Protests Rock DNC After A Whirlwind 48 Hours

P rotests kicking off the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are already larger than anything seen during last week’s RNC in Cleveland, Ohio. Spurred... Read more

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke Enter…

25-07-2016

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke Enters Louisiana GOP Senate Race

W hite supremacist David Duke released a video on Friday announcing his candidacy as a Republican for a U.S. Senate seat from Louisiana. Duke, a... Read more

Family Of Autistic Man In Florida Police…

25-07-2016

Family Of Autistic Man In Florida Police Shooting Say He’s ‘Traumatized’

A s news outlets reported the police shooting of unarmed mental health therapist  Charles Kinsey , much of the microscope was left off of  Arnaldo... Read more

Entertainment

Supergirl Cast Dishes on Superman's Icon…

25-07-2016

Supergirl Cast Dishes on Superman's Iconic Suit Why Dancing With the Stars Is Their Biggest Threat

Kara Zor-El (Melissa Benoist) will have another spandex-clad partner in crime-fighting when Supergirl heads to The CW for season two this fall: her cousin, Superman. Tyler Hoechlin,...... Read more

Christina Grimmie's Never-Before-Seen Mu…

25-07-2016

Christina Grimmie's Never-Before-Seen Music Videos Will Be Released

Christina Grimmie fans will have something to look forward to in the coming weeks. The late singer's camp announced today that they will be releasing four never-before-seen music...... Read more

Shakira Gerard Piqué's Son Sasha Is Dadd…

25-07-2016

Shakira Gerard Piqué's Son Sasha Is Daddy's Mini-Me--See the Pic

Like father, like son! Shakira shared a collage on Instagram showing her youngest son Sasha along with two throwback pictures of Gerard Piqué as a teen and as a child....... Read more

Never Forget All the Friends Couples We …

25-07-2016

Never Forget All the Friends Couples We (Still) Obsess Over

It's time to let you in on a not so well kept secret: We really love TV here at E! News. Like, really love TV. This love is for all... Read more

Sports News

Stewart-Haas forming Xfinity Series team…

25-07-2016

Stewart-Haas forming Xfinity Series team (Yahoo Sports)

Stewart-Haas Racing is planning an expansion along with its move to Ford.  It hasn’t fielded an Xfinity team, but plans to do so by 2017.... Read more

Gordon to be reinstated, can attend camp…

25-07-2016

Gordon to be reinstated, can attend camp (Yahoo Sports)

The Browns got good news as Roger Goodell has given Josh Gordon permission to return to the team.... Read more

Sources: McCollum agrees to max extensio…

25-07-2016

Sources: McCollum agrees to max extension (Yahoo Sports)

Portland guard C.J. McCollum has reached agreement on a four-year, $106 million maximum contract extension, league sources told The Vertical.... Read more

Jordan speaks out on police shootings (Y…

25-07-2016

Jordan speaks out on police shootings (Yahoo Sports)

Michael Jordan was criticized for not using his considerable influence in areas of racial and social interest. No more. He's taking a strong stance.... Read more

Business News

Fox News loses first executive following…

25-07-2016

Fox News loses first executive following AIles departure

Days after Roger Ailes' departure from Fox News, another executive is out the door.... Read more

Pokemon Go startup is worth $3.65 billio…

25-07-2016

Pokemon Go startup is worth $3.65 billion

The creator of Pokemon Go may have stumbled on its own rare mythical creature: the unicorn.... Read more

Why Marissa Mayer couldn't save Yahoo

25-07-2016

Why Marissa Mayer couldn't save Yahoo

At the beginning of this year, Marissa Mayer gathered with Yahoo's top execs for an off-site meeting.... Read more

'Shark Tank' star Daymond John: High-tec…

25-07-2016

'Shark Tank' star Daymond John: High-tech hearing aids changed my life

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Political News

Hillary's convention opens with pro-Sand…

25-07-2016

Hillary's convention opens with pro-Sanders protests

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake pounded the gavel, after a brief hiccup, to kick off the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.... Read more

The best celebrity moments of the Democr…

25-07-2016

The best celebrity moments of the Democratic convention's opening night

Boyz II Men perform 'Motownphilly' during the 2016 Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Arena.... Read more

#DNCinPHL kicks off: #BernieBoos, email …

25-07-2016

#DNCinPHL kicks off: #BernieBoos, email conspiracies, Trump trolling and more

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake pounded the gavel, after a brief hiccup, to kick off the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.... Read more

Baltimore mayor opens DNC in Philly with…

25-07-2016

Baltimore mayor opens DNC in Philly with a bang

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake pounded the gavel, after a brief hiccup, to kick off the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.... Read more

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