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Spike Lee Film Title (‘Chiraq’) Rubs Chicago Mayor the Wrong Way

*Spike Lee’s upcoming film titled “Chiraq” is putting a spotlight on Chicago, but the project’s title is something the city’s mayor has a problem...

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser: No Public Viewing of Body Cam Video

*Privacy looks to be the key reason for Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser’s attempt to prevent the public from seeing footage from police body...

Marco Rubio Admits Being a Nicki Minaj and EDM Fan

*Marco Rubio is officially on the campaign trail to become the next president And with that comes a re-declaration of his appreciation for (get this)...

Jasmyne Cannick: How Hillary Clinton for President Died the First Time (Listen)

In Loving Memory of the Hillary for President Campaign: January 20, 2007 – May 7, 2008 *I'm going to keep this short and sweet. In preparation for...

NAN Convention: Today Julián Castro, HUD Secretary to Deliver Remarks; Lee Daniels to be Honored

*NEW YORK – Today, Thursday, April 9, Julián Castro, Secretary, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will deliver remarks at the National Action Network’s...

Marion Barry’s Widow Brings Lawsuit Against His Kidney Donor

*Years after Kim Dickens donated a kidney to former Washington D.C. mayor Marion Barry, the late politician’s widow is suing her. The Washington City Paper...

Ex Aide Gets No Jail Time for Sexual Assault Because ‘He’s Suffered’ Enough

*A former Democratic congressional aide who pleaded guilty to the sexual assault of two women received no jail time because the judge believes he...

Baltimore Mimics Detroit: 25,000 Households to Lose Access to Water

*(Via: Think Progress)—Starting this week, 25,000 households in Baltimore will suddenly lose their access to water for owing bills of $250 or more, with...

Military Women End Chapter with Reboot Into Civilian Life (Watch)

*The Freedom Sister's Reboot graduation class #71  walked the stage at the Beverly Hills hotel last week. A Freedom Sister's Reboot program representative handed certificates...

Michelle Obama’s ‘Bald’ Look on ‘Jeopardy!’ Freaks Folks Out (Watch)

*Did you see what you think you saw when First Lady Michelle Obama appeared on “Jeopardy!” on Tuesday (March 24)? That’s the question many people...

Jesse Jackson Jr. to Be Released From Prison Today

*After serving a two and half year prison sentence, former Rep. Patrick Kennedy says former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. will be released from federal...

Fired Univision Host Claims Network Lied About Michelle Obama Complaint

*Former Univision host Rodner Figueroa isn’t taking his firing from the network lying down. In a letter to Univision that was obtained by TMZ, Figueroa’s...

Mitt Romney to Charity Box Evander Holyfield – Prince Debuts ‘What If’

*All in the name of charity. That’s the motivation for former presidential candidate Mitt Romney, who is gearing up to box former heavyweight champion Evander...

Jesse Jackson to Lead Clark Atlanta’s Remembrance of Bloody Sunday

*Atlanta – The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, legendary civil rights leader and Rainbow PUSH Coalition founder and president, will lead Clark Atlanta University’s remembrance of “Bloody Sunday”...

Missouri Congressmen Clay & Cleaver Offer $3K Reward in Ferguson Police Shooting

*(Via TheHill) - A pair of Missouri Democrats is offering a $3,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person — or...

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