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  1. Erykah Badu to star in one-woman show in TBAAL's packed 39th seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Dallas Morning News

    Dallas' own Erykah Badu performed at the 8 year Anniversary of the Jam Session at The Prophet Bar in Deep Ellum on November 26, 2014. She'll perform a one-woman show in TBAAL's 39th season.

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  2. Sam Swope Auto Group to sell Louisville car dealershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    The Sam Swope Auto Group will sell all but one of its car dealerships in Louisville to Automotive Management Services Inc., the dealer said Friday. After careful consideration, Sam Swope Auto Group has entered into an agreement to sell all Swope dealerships in Louisville to Automotive Management Services Inc. The deal is expected to close within the next 3 months.

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  3. Judge tosses lawsuit against sperm bank for huge mix upRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    A DuPage County judge has dismissed a lawsuit against an Illinois sperm bank accused of mistakenly providing sperm from a black donor to a white Uniontown, Ohio woman. The Chicago Tribune reports Judge Ronald Sutter tossed the lawsuit Thursday.

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  4. Maya Angelou's art collection is headed to NY auction; it includes quilt commissioned by OprahRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Guardian

    ... Sept. 15 Swann Galleries sale is a painted story quilt that hung in Angelou's Harlem home. It's a work by African-American artist Faith Ringgold titled "Maya's Quilt of Life" that was commissioned by Oprah Winfrey for Angelou's 69th birthday in ...

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  5. Triumph's poll, with cross tabs, for Louisiana governor's, Lt....Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... appear the both frontrunners are beginning to solidify key blocks. Edwards is beginning to galvanize the African-American vote. The previous August survey had him polling 64% among African-American voters. The current survey has him polling 74%. ...

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  6. Maggie Maye: Harlingen Comedian appeared on 'Conan' last monthRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheMonitor.com

    ... stand up is basically what they find funny through the lens they're given in this life. Being an African-American woman, and all the different groups I belong to, that's my lens," she said. "Live every comedian, we're telling you how we see things ...

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  7. Why Is New York Fashion Week Still So White? The Problem of Sameness on the RunwayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | E! Online

    Why? Well for one, there will be newness when this season kicks off on Sept. 10: Lincoln Center is no longer the stationary home front, which means designers will be able to present collections in pockets of the city that aesthetically, functionally and financially make sense for them.

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  8. Why Are We Drawn To Heirloom Fruits And Veggies? They're 'Edible Memory'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... from Russia which, in addition to its gorgeous dark red tones and earthy taste, is named for a famous African-American singer, actor and civil rights activist. It's these stories of people, places and soils of yore that are a huge part of heirlooms' ...

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  9. Actress Sanaa Lathan: 'Black Movies Are American Movies'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    Sanaa Lathan has a message for Hollywood and all the moviegoers that feed the machine: Black movies are American movies, so get with the program. "It's not a niche thing," the actress told Access Hollywood on the red carpet at the premiere of her new film, The Perfect Guy .

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  10. The ugly Nashville mayoral runoff is too close to callRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    On behalf of The Tennessean , PPP gives us our first independent poll of the non-partisan but very nasty Sept. 10 runoff between conservative David Fox and progressive Megan Barry.

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  11. City may devote more urban renewal money to affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Beaverton Valley Times

    ... 4,000 acres in North and Northeast Portland, the area hit hardest by gentrification and displacement of the African-American community the past two decades. Lents includes 2,800 acres in East Portland, an area exhibiting early signs of ...

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  12. Fall books: What's coming in non-fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... university and a career in journalism, including a memorable interview with Malcolm X, and a post teaching African-American Literature at Yale. Dundurn. Out now Winner of the Charles Taylor Prize for Boy in the Moon, Ian Brown applies his precise ...

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  13. Unemployment drops to 5.1% and 173,000 jobs added in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent in August, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics . Over the year the unemployment rate has fallen by one percent.

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  14. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTKS-AM Savannah

    ... rewriting history." Kahn also shared that video's producer, Jil Hardin, and editor Chancler Haynes are both African-American. The director said in a statement, "There is no political agenda in the video. Our only goal was to tell a tragic love story ...

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  15. Black Tech Genius: Elliott Breece on Taking His Talents to Google PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Switched

    As a software-whiz and music mogul, Elliott Breece had already made a name for himself before long before he joined the tech powerhouse known as Google. The Brown University graduate co-founded Amie Street, an independent online music store, and later sold it to Amazon.

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  16. St. Regis Hotels Invests in Long-Form Editorial for Its Digital Travel MagazineRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Skift

    The newest entry into the hospitality travel content space is the most nuanced yet with an old school appreciation for literary finesse, subtle tone, and no cute kids. The very top end of the hospitality food chain has led the push toward respectable online travel content on hotel websites, but typically it's mostly casual short form writing designed to be highly shareable with an emphasis on punchy photos.

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  17. SAT scores lowest in a decade, majority of takers miss college-ready markRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    File- This March 12, 2005, file photo shows a student leaving after taking the SAT at Upper Arlington High School in Upper Arlington, Ohio. Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last five years.

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  18. New Orleans Officials Press to Rebuild School on Former Waste SiteRead the original story

    Yesterday | BayouBuzz.com

    Neon-clad construction workers stood out against a drab graveyard of twisted rebar and toppled concrete pillars on the site of New Orleans' Booker T. Washington High School in Central City recently. Community members have decried the situation at the campus, but the mangled debris isn't why - it's the polluted soil below.

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  19. 'Walking Dead' Star -- The Show Isn't Racist ... It's the OppositeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TMZ.com

    Sonequa goes a lot further, and says the dye is cast before the actors are chosen, and it's just the luck of the draw that black actors excel in the auditions.

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  20. Sweet Soul Music:Read the original story

    Yesterday | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... the contestants on American Idol. Gospel-inflected soul music came into its own during a period of notable African-American socioeconomic advances. Between 1940 and 1970, as historians Stephan and Abigail Thernstrom noted in America in Black and ...

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