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  1. 'BAPs' revealed: Find out the meaning behind Lifetime's new docu-seriesRead the original story

    35 min ago | Zap2it.com

    Lifetime's new docu-series "BAPs" isn't like any reality show you have ever seen before, nor has there ever been a more thought provoking nickname.

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  2. Child Abuse And Stress Show Signs Of Altered Gene Expression; Interventions May HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Medical Daily

    Abused or neglected children are affected as deep down as their own DNA, which becomes altered, thus leading to behavioral and psychological changes.

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  3. Working-class whites lose voting influenceWorking-class whites lose...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Journal

    ... moderate, Vernon said he has seen a steady increase in tweets from both parties aimed at attracting younger African-American voters like himself. Vernon said he appreciates the increased outreach and believes young adults will be open to supporting ...

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  4. Musician Nas finds his family tree in PBS seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Times Bulletin

    When Nas became the first rapper invited to trace his family tree through the PBS series "Finding Your Roots," he welcomed the opportunity.

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  5. Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | City Pages

    Compiling a stirring legacy of expression indicative of the African-American experience, "Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art" is a landmark exhibition of works as varied and complex as the world they represent.

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  6. Defending Property Rights is a Uniquely American DutyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Townhall

    ... proclivities at risk of losing the protections previously granted through trademarks and copyright? As an African-American man, I'm not crazy about words like 'negro' or 'colored' so perhaps the PTO needs to take action against the trademarks of the ...

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  7. Da Vinci: The Lost TreasureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WGBH

    ... Natasha Del Toro hosts. Sundays at 8pm on WGBH World This six-hour series chronicles the full sweep of African-American history, from the origins of slavery on the African continent through more than four centuries of remarkable historic events up ...

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  8. 94.5 KLIQ-FM Hastings, Grand Island, KearneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KLIQ-FM Hastings

    ... illegally used for muscle building and other athletic performance enhancements. The study also found that African-American and Hispanic teens are more likely to report use of synthetic hGH, with 15 percent of African-Americans saying they used it at ...

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  9. Teens Report Higher Use of Human Growth Hormones, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTMA-AM North Charleston

    ... illegally used for muscle building and other athletic performance enhancements. The study also found that African-American and Hispanic teens are more likely to report use of synthetic hGH, with 15 percent of African-Americans saying they used it at ...

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  10. Twitter employees mainly male and white, says it has 'lot of work to do'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | CIO

    Twitter disclosed the gender and ethnicity breakdown of its employees on Wednesday, less than a week after U.S. civil rights leader Rev.

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  11. 'BAPs' revealed: Find out the meaning behind Lifetime's new docu-seriesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Zap2it.com

    Lifetime's new docu-series "BAPs" isn't like any reality show you have ever seen before, nor has there ever been a more thought provoking nickname.

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  12. The California African American Museum presents 'Curvature: Lines and Shapes'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Art Daily

    The California African American Museum presents Curvature: Lines and Shapes on view from July 24 through November 2, 2014.

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  13. Biden Wonders if Tougher Voter ID Laws Would Have Flipped 2012 ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Vice President Joe Biden, in slamming voter identification laws, questioned whether he and President Barack Obama would have been reelected in 2012 had there been more strict voter ID laws in Florida.

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  14. Challenge to take action main message in community prayer meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... instructive adult in every child's life is important. Disintegration of the family structure in the African-American community is all of our issues and we know that it's been persistent far too long. The family needs you." "We need to help our ...

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  15. Risk Factors for Breast CancerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | San Fernando Sun

    Angelina Jolie's decision to have a bilateral mastectomy has led to high interest in the causes of breast cancer.

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  16. Epilogue: Vera Noble inspired those around herRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    After getting a late start in elementary school due to segregation, Vera Noble graduated from Gibbs High School as valedictorian, then was mentored by college founder Mary McLeod Bethune.

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  17. Vancouver zooms past Portland with ride-sharing app: Wednesday's Top 5 news roundupRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A rundown of some of the top stories being produced in The Oregonian and OregonLive.com newsroom on Wednesday, July 23 Commuting columnist Joe Rose writes about a fascinating new service: Uber, which is a cheap, app-based ride-sharing service that has taxi companies in a dither.

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  18. Leading Historian Receives National Humanities MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    ... with the National Medals of Arts at a White House ceremony Monday. Hine is a leading historian of the African-American experience and a pioneer in African-American women's history. She has received the National Humanities Medal for her efforts in ...

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  19. Georgetown's 106-year-old Alexander Memorial Baptist Church to sell for $6.5MRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TBD.com

    WASHINGTON A historic African-American church in Georgetown that has welcomed worshippers for more than a century is being sold to a developer.

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  20. US Green Billionaire to Spend $100 Million in Campaign to Stop Republicans from Entering SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | International Business Times

    In the upcoming US mid -term elections, Hedge funds tycoon Tom Steyer will unleash a $100 million campaign spread in 7 states as an offensive against Republican party candidates, reports CNN.

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