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Atlanta Cop Helps Family After Kid Was Caught Shoplifting $2 Sneakers

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A police officer in Atlanta is getting praise for his response to a shoplifting call. According to the City of Atlanta Police Department, in February Officer Che Milton was called to a Family Dollar where an employee was holding a 12-year-old who they said shoplifted...

Watch #HairTies, A New Video Series Committed To Shaping How The Next Generation Feels About Their Hair

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#HairTies, a new seven part video series presented in partnership by black hair hub un-ruly.com and Smooth ‘N Shine, is committed to shaping how the next generation feels about their hair. The series features six stories from women across three generations in which they discuss...

University Of Texas Pageant Winner Slammed For Not Being Black Enough To Hold The Title

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The winner of the Miss Black University Of Texas pageant is facing backlash on social media for not being black enough to hold the title. Rachael Malonson, 22, who is biracial, was crowned on Sunday at the Miss Black UT event hosted by Kappa Alpha...

Black Colgate University Student With Glue Gun Mistaken For An “Active Shooter”

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A New York college was locked down for hours Monday night after a student reported seeing what appeared to be an armed man on campus. The armed man turned out to be a black student carrying a glue gun for an art project, officials at Colgate...

High School Student Graduates College Before Receiving High School Diploma

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Raven Osborne graduates from college on May 5th, even though she’s still a high school senior – with a May 22 graduation date. While Raven was a high school student, she was also taking community college courses as well as courses at Purdue University Northwest....

Barack Obama Unveils Plans for His Presidential Library in Chicago

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Former President Barack Obama unveiled plans for his future presidential center Wednesday, painting a picture of a buzzing hub for youth and community programs on the South Side of Chicago where he raised his family and launched his political career. Obama fielded questions from residents...