Kaepernick for the Win: Arbitrator Sends His Collusion Case Against NFL to Full Hearing

by Jon Becker and Jason Green via mercurynews.com The NFL suffered a stunning blow Thursday when an arbitrator ruled that…
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Los Angeles City Council Approves Changing Name of Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard

by Alejandra Reyes-Velarde via latimes.com The Los Angeles City Council voted to rename Rodeo Road as Obama Boulevard in honor of…
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American Legend Aretha Franklin Laid to Rest in Epic Funeral filled with Detroiters and Dignitaries

via ap.com Today was Aretha Franklin‘s homegoing service at Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, MI. Some may have questioned why…
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Science Fiction Author N.K. Jemisin Makes History at the Hugo Awards with 3rd win in a row for Best Novel

by Michael Schaub via latimes.com The winners of the Hugo Awards, considered some of the most prestigious science fiction and fantasy…
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Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum Shocks Rivals, Wins Democratic Nomination for Florida Governor

by Steve Bousquet via miamiherald.com Andrew Gillum rode a late surge of African-American voters to an upset victory in the…
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Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Overhaul of California Bail System to End Required Cash Payments for Release

by Jazmine Ulloa via latimes.com California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a landmark bill today to overhaul the state’s money-bail system, replacing it…
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Natural Hair Care Maven and Curls CEO Mahisha Dellinger to Guide Female Entrepreneurs on Summer Series “Mind Your Business With Mahisha” on OWN

by Denise Petski via deadline.com The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) has greenlighted new unscripted series Mind Your Business with Mahisha, featuring Curls CEO and…
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Beyoncé Collaborates With Olivier Rousteing to Create Balmain x Beyoncé Collection to Benefit United Negro College Fund

by Steff Yotka via vogue.com Just before Coachella was rechristened Beychella, Beyoncé Knowles and Balmain creative director Olivier Rousteing had…
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Stephanie G. Adams Earns American Society for Engineering Education’s Harriet Tubman Award for 2018

by Lango Deen via blackengineer.com Stephanie G. Adams, Dean of the Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology at Old…
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HISTORY: Movement to Honor Anti-Lynching Crusader and Journalist Ida B. Wells in Chicago is Gaining Momentum, and is ‘Long Overdue’

Adapted from a story by The Washington Post’s Peter Slevin. via thelily.com Ida B. Wells, a crusading African American journalist who exposed…
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