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  1. Omarosa says she'll hand over secretly recorded White House tapes to special counsel Robert MuellerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... kissing a baby at Greater Faith Ministries International in Detroit, as Omarosa, the campaign's director of African-American outreach, looks on. Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway left, and Director of Communications for the Office of ...

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  2. Trump calls Omarosa a 'dog' in latest attack on ex-aideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | KMIZ

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday referred to former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman, the only African-American to have served in a senior role in the White House, as a "dog." "When you give a crazed, crying lowlife a break, and give her a job at the White House, I guess it just didn't work out.

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  3. Gore: Trump not yet as damaging to environment as he fearedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    The Trump administration has made some dangerous changes to environmental policy, but the damage so far has been less than it initially appeared, former Vice President Al Gore said in an interview Monday. "He has had less of an impact so far than I feared that he would.

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  4. New Omarosa tape has aides talking about Donald Trump possibly using racial slurRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    ... kissing a baby at Greater Faith Ministries International in Detroit, as Omarosa, the campaign's director of African-American outreach, looks on. Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway left, and Director of Communications for the Office of ...

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  5. Omarosa says she'll hand over secretly recorded White House tapes to special counsel Robert MuellerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... kissing a baby at Greater Faith Ministries International in Detroit, as Omarosa, the campaign's director of African-American outreach, looks on. Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway left, and Director of Communications for the Office of ...

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  6. Trump calls former Apprentice star turned White House aide 'a dog'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Reuters

    ... a dog? ... How dare he call anyone a dog?" Democratic U.S. Representative Frederica Wilson, who is also an African-American, told CNN. Asked whether Trump's language was appropriate, White House senior counselor Kellyanne Conway did not answer ...

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  7. The Latest: Trump calls former aide Omarosa a 'dog'Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Houston Chronicle

    In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The White House is slamming a new book by ex-staffer Omarosa Manigault-Newman, calling her "a disgruntled former White House employee."

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  8. Rep Frederica Wilson Rips Trump for Calling a Woman of Color a...Read the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Mediaite.com

    ... red "you should not call anyone dogs." "Overwhelmingly, in my knowledge and experiences, it has always been African-American people that he's called names to embarrass them and to smear them. That has been my experience."

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  9. Dancer Camille Brown's 'Black Girl' taps into child's play to tear down tropes and stereotypesRead the original story

    49 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    In the second part of her trilogy about African-American identity, celebrated choreographer Camille A. Brown attempts to overcome stereotypes by investigating the childhood games of black girls. Brown was inspired by Kyra D. Gaunt's 2006 book, The Games Black Girls Play , which argues that hand-clapping songs, cheers and jump-rope games like the Double Dutch reflect and are an underappreciated source of black music and culture.

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  10. NC school gets grant for African-American Heritage CenterRead the original story

    49 min ago | The Daily Advance

    A historically black university in North Carolina has received a $350,000 grant to turn a 1920s-era school for African-American children into a center to tell the stories of those students and others educated at similar schools. Elizabeth City State University officials say in a news release that National Endowment for the Humanities gave the grant to pay for the renovation of the Rosenwald School building and the Principal's House on the campus.

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  11. Trump Escalates His Attacks on Omarosa by Calling Her a 'Dog'Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Atlantic

    Much about the Trump administration has been unpredictable, surprising, even shocking. The president's falling-out with Omarosa Manigault Newman is not one of those things.

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  12. Award-Winning Actress, Rapper, Singer and Newark Native Queen Latifah ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MDJonline.com

    ... leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. The primary BET channel reaches more than 90 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, the ...

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  13. How we use good deeds to justify immoral behaviourRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    We all like to think of ourselves as morally sound individuals. However in doing so we often assume that morality is static - that we are consistently moral to some extent over time.

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  14. SurveyMonkey's board is now 50% womenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fast Company

    SurveyMonkey just appointed another woman to its board of directors, bringing gender parity to the online survey platform's 10-person board. With the addition of Erika Hayes James , the dean of Emory University's business school, SurveyMonkey's board now has two black women -the first being none other than Serena Williams.

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  15. Colbert mocks Trump's reaction to Omarosa's firing:...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    "Yet another close adviser to President Trump has betrayed him," the "Late Show" host told Monday's audience. "The White House is basically a reboot of The Last Supper: Oops! Al Judases!" Colbert mocks Trump's reaction to Omarosa's firing: 'You're the 'You're fired' guy' "Yet another close adviser to President Trump has betrayed him," the "Late Show" host told Monday's audience.

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  16. Renowned financial freedom leader Rev. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. to meet area pastors about debtRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

    Increasing HOPE Financial Training Center will host its first Community Impact Luncheon at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Wednesday, August 22nd at 11:00 am.

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  17. Trini academic Liseli creates historyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... cosmology predate the period of European enlightenment and the brutal enslavement of Africans. The field of African-American and African Studies, initially referred to as Black Studies, was birthed out of the radical womb of the civil rights era in ...

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  18. Aretha Franklin brings us all togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... Lydia said yesterday. "She brought soul music to life. She brought a lot of the church music from the African-American experience to life. I can't think of a more American singer than Aretha Franklin." Aretha was raised in Detroit and her father, ...

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  19. Black voters aren't convinced by pro-Trump endorsements from black celebrities, new poll findsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Just as in a "Where's Waldo?" puzzle, a solitary, hard-to-identify black person typically appears somewhere in the bokeh of faces behind Donald Trump when he speaks to cheering crowds. On some occasions, it's possible to spot a well-known person like Kanye West or Dennis Rodman grinning next to Trump.

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  20. What 'racism' means on the left, and for everyone elseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    A Ku Klux Klansman, William Hagen, left, fights a counterprotester for an American flag after members of the KKK tried to start a "White Lives Matter" rally at Pearson Park in Anaheim on Feb. 27, 2016. A couple of weeks ago, the New York Times editorial board hired a technology writer, Sarah Jeong.

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