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Costly overtime shifts filling gaps at county-owned nursing homes
Overtime pay at the Allegheny County-owned nursing homes continues to climb. Over three years, the four Kane Regional Centers have shed employees and the dollars…
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Planned protest cancelled as negotiations about Penn Plaza continue
Derek Fuller was planning to be angry when he gathered with neighbors at his apartment complex Friday morning. The 55-year-old veteran was supposed to be…
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DA: Police fired 12 shots at man who fatally stabbed K-9
PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Prosecutors say Pittsburgh-area police shot 12 times at a man they killed after he fatally stabbed a police dog. Allegheny County District…
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Report: PA lags in LGBT equality
In June, the U.S. Supreme Court made a historic ruling that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states. But more than half of them, including…
Let the fun and fellowship begin…Delta’s Annual Card Party and Luncheon
Homer S. Brown Awards move to Ebenezer

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NATIONAL NEWS

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Chicago officer sues estate of teen he shot, claiming trauma
CHICAGO (AP) _ A White Chicago police officer who fatally shot a Black 19-year-old college student and accidentally killed a neighbor has filed a lawsuit…
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Study explores how Black men find success in college
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — James Wanda, a senior at Pennsylvania’s Lafayette College and one of two Black computer science majors in his class, says at times…
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Attorney Billy Murphy says Flint residents, “living a nightmare”
Famed Baltimore Attorney William “Billy” Murphy Jr., has filed a federal class action lawsuit alleging a pattern of behavior by Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, the…
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Wheaton professor who wore hijab in solidarity with Muslim students steps down
Dr. Larycia Hawkins, the tenured Wheaton College professor who donned a hijab and faced backlash for stating Muslims and Christians worship the same God, has stepped down from her position.
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Police at scene of Black teen’s shooting falsified reports
CHICAGO (AP) — For more than a year after an officer shot and killed a Black teen named Laquan McDonald, the Chicago Police Department had…
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Mayor Kasim Reed celebrates groundbreaking of new downtown residential housing
ATLANTA – Mayor Kasim Reed today joined Post Properties President and CEO Dave Stockert, Invest Atlanta President and CEO Dr. Eloisa Klementich, CEcD and Atlanta…
Trump & Sanders Hold Commanding Leads Ahead Of Pivotal New Hampshire Primaries
Fugitive Who Led Double Life For Over 30 Years Is Released From Prison
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ENTERTAINMENT

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Fans can have Hendrix experience at guitarist’s London home
LONDON (AP) — When he was not being a string-shredding, amp-blasting guitar hero, Jimi Hendrix liked nothing better than to sit at home drinking tea…
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Review: Coldplay lets Beyonce, Bruno Mars overshadow band
Give Chris Martin and Coldplay credit: It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super…
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NewsOne Now NAACP Image Awards Recap: Big Winners, Best Moments, & More
Roland Martin and ‪‎NewsOne Now‬ were on hand for the NAACP‬ ‎Image Awards‬ red carpet event and caught up with Anthony Anderson, Michael B. Jordan, Ice Cube, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lee Daniels and more.
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NEWS ROUNDUP: Jay Z’s Tidal To Donate $1.5 Million To Black Lives Matter…AND MORE
Tidal recently announced that $1.5 million of the proceeds from their Tidal X: 10/20 charity concert, which took place in Brooklyn back in October, will be distributed to Black Lives Matter and several other organizations that are leading social justice movements.
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CBS says ‘The Good Wife’ will end its run in May
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS used the Super Bowl as a platform to announce the imminent end of the network’s most critically-acclaimed show, the Sunday…
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Beyoncé Slays For The Gawds During Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show [WATCH]
Queen Bey danced and sang her new single at the Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show-- see it all here! PLUS: The Formation Tour dates.
Alicia Keys gives positive vibes at pre-Super Bowl show
Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowl

SPORTS

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LeSean McCoy investigated over fight with off-duty cops
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is under investigation over the alleged assault of two off-duty police officers at a Philadelphia nightclub.…
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How Donald Trump, with pizazz and bluster, took on the NFL
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump was known in New York by 1984 as a flashy newcomer to Manhattan real estate. But football, not business, was…
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Is Cam Newton really the best African American QB in the NFL?
On the eve of his first Super Bowl appearance, Cam Newton has the world in his hands. The Carolina Panthers’ signal caller is the MVP…
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Dominant D carries Manning, Broncos to 24-10 Super Bowl win
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — With his prolific passing and complete control of the game at the line of scrimmage, Peyton Manning helped usher in…
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Former NFL player Bill Romanowski calls Cam Newton “boy” after Super Bowl 50 loss
Calling out Newton, Romanowski tweeted: "You will never last in the NFL with that attitude. The world doesn't revolve around you, boy!"
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Texas Western celebrating historic title 50 years later
EL PASO, Texas (AP) _ David Lattin says something happens every day to remind him of Texas Western’s historic NCAA championship in 1966, when the…
The Super Bowl…Could the Sheriff and Wade Phillips’ defense be Superman’s kryptonite?
Dungy, Greene, join kindred-spirit QBs Favre, Stabler voted into Hall of Fame

OPINION

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Don’t get me wrong, but abolish Black History Month
Black History Month should be abolished, claim many Whites. They say it’s nothing more than some reverse racism entitlement nonsense that gives credit to a…
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Ben Carson should drop out of the race now
Ben Carson came in a distant fourth place in the Monday, Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses with 10 percent, behind Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas…
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Rubio misleads on Philly cop shooting
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio continues to mislead American voters on the police officer shooting in Philadelphia last month. In the Republican presidential debate on…
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Unlike Farrakhan, Trump Can Get Away with Murder
A friend of mine said something to me last week that has kept me thinking:  “Why do you think the media lets Donald Trump say…
Information is the Best Medicine…Why men struggle to kose weight
Child Watch…Hungry children in rich America

BUSINESS

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US consumer borrowing accelerated in December
WASHINGTON (AP) _ U.S. consumers in December increased their borrowing at the fastest pace in three months. The result suggests that consumer spending should remain…
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Ask Carla…Should I tell new potential employers that I am pregnant?
Carla says that some companies are more flexible and family friendly than others, and it’s in your best interest to know your options and find…
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Pennsylvania state salaries 2015
PublicSource wants you to know how your tax dollars are being spent. We believe it’s important to make the salaries of city, county and state employees…
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Pittsburgh to play home to new Netflix drama
PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Pittsburgh is playing home to a new Netflix drama that will receive $18.7 million in film tax credits from the state. The…
“It’s called show business, it should be called business show:” Bill Duke breaks down how the business runs
The number of unemployed millennials is shrinking

INTERNATIONAL

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Suicide Bomber Forces Somali Airplane Into An Emergency Landing
Only two people were injured in the bombing attack on a Daallo Airlines Airbus A321 that held over 70 passengers.
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More sex abuse by UN troops alleged in C. African Republic
  UNITED NATIONS (AP) _ A human rights group alleged Thursday that at least eight women and girls were raped or sexually exploited by U.N.…
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Boko Haram burning kids alive in northeast Nigeria: witness
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP)—A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard the screams of children among people burned…
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NYC’s Bloomberg offers Latin American city-innovation prizes
NEW YORK (AP)—Hundreds of Latin American and Caribbean cities are being invited to vie for millions of dollars from former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg,…
Good Works and Good Looks: Meghan Markle Gives Us Humanitarian Glam In Rwanda
WHO Declares Zika Virus A Global Emergency

LIFESTYLE

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Blue Ivy Shows Us Her Pre-Super Bowl Style (Afro Included)
Blue Ivy rocks a funky bomber jacket for her pre-Super Bowl playdate.
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#NYFWNoir: Fashion Week Waves
Get wavy this fashion week!
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Every Photo Of Beyonce’s Super Bowl Performance You’d Want To See
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Tracee Ellis Ross Gives Us Fever In Plunging Rubin Singer Gown & More Red Carpet Looks At The 47th Annual NAACP Image Awards
Our favorite stars were giving us all kinds of fierceness at this year's Image Awards. From punchy prints to menswear-inspired gowns, check out the latest trends on the red carpet.
Let the fun and fellowship begin…Delta’s Annual Card Party and Luncheon
Homer S. Brown Awards move to Ebenezer

YOUTH

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Purchase Fab 40 Tickets Here!
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Generation NEXT: Two East Liberty sisters aspire to successful career paths
Sisters Chandel and Cieayrra Boozer, of East Liberty, have some very lofty pursuits when it comes to career choices. Their maturity is underpinned with a…
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Music, dance, worship at Macedonia’s Teen Bash 2016
Macedonia Baptist Church of Pittsburgh, located at 2225 Bedford Ave., in the Hill District, hosted its Teen Bash 2016. The theme was “G.O.T. F.I.R.E. (God…
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11-Year-Old Girl Launches #1000BlackGirlBooks: “I Was Sick Of Reading About White Boys & Dogs”
Here's a little #BlackGirlMagic to make it through your Tuesday.
Gateway Medical Society promotes medical interest in Black males through student special projects recognition
Top 5 young Black entrepreneurs to watch in 2016
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HEALTH

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February Is American Heart Month: Here Are 4 Things You Should Know To Prevent Heart Disease
Because February is American Heart Month, it's only right that we highlight ways to keep your heart healthy.
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Take charge of your health today. Be informed. Be involved….Vitamins and ­Supplements
This month, the “Take Charge of Your Health Today” page focuses on vitamins and supplements. Jennifer R. Jones, MPH, community engagement coordinator with the University…
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Which dietary supplement is right for you?
Do you take a daily multivitamin? An herbal supplement? How about a pill that advertises weight loss? If so, you are a part of the…
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Vitamin D and a Healthy Heart Research Study Opportunity
Vitamin D is important for our bone health. Maintaining adequate vitamin D levels in our blood may be beneficial for our heart-health. Our bodies make…
Zika virus in PA but not spreading
Stay Informed: 6 Things You Need To Know About The Zika Virus

Cover To Cover

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Cover to Cover…‘Best Friends Forever’
You’d do almost anything for your best friend. You’d take a bullet, take her in, or take her anywhere she needed to go. You keep…
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11-Year-Old Girl Launches #1000BlackGirlBooks: “I Was Sick Of Reading About White Boys & Dogs”
Here's a little #BlackGirlMagic to make it through your Tuesday.
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Cover To Cover…‘Women Who Broke the Rules’
Leaders come from surprising places. The quiet girl that sits the next row over may know how to inspire people. The know-it-all in your class…
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New memoir by AP reporter recalls covering MLK and family
In a new memoir, “My Time with the Kings: A Reporter’s Recollections of Martin, Coretta and the Civil Rights Movement,” retired Associated Press reporter Kathryn…
Tavis Smiley: Black America has lost ground in nearly every major economic category over last ten years
Cover to Cover…‘Breakthrough!’

EDITORS PICK

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Purchase Fab 40 Tickets Here!

FEATURES

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Do Black men prefer interracial relationships?
Paul Carrick Brunson, dating and relationships expert, recently excoriated the producers of FYI’s Married at First Sight for spewing inaccurate information about Black female dating pools and interracial relationships.

VIEWPOINT

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Is Islamophobia the ‘acceptable’ racism of the 21st century?

PEOPLE

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Goodbye Ne-Yo: Monyetta Shaw flosses new millionaire boyfriend at plush vacation
Monyetta Shaw has traded in a millionaire for a mega-millionaire for a full-blown swirl relationship. Shaw, the ex-girlfriend and mother of singer Ne-Yo’s two children,…
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L.A. Reid Clears Pebbles’ Name: “She Never Robbed Anybody Or Ripped Anybody Off”
L.A. Reid gets candid about his ex-wife and her involvement in TLC's financial troubles.
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Best of NAACP Image Awards red carpet and backstage
PASADENA, Calif. — In the aftermath of the complete blackout in the Oscars nominations debacle, the 2016 NAACP Image Awards in suburban Los Angeles had…
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Stunning Viral Photo Has Everyone Asking, Which One Is The Mom?
The Indianapolis natives' photo went viral, garnering over 19,000 retweets and the formation of their own "Mom, twin and me" Instagram page.
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Blac Chyna has a warning for Rob Kardashian groupies and fans
The notoriously reclusive Robert Kardashian Jr., better known as “Rob,” has been living like a hermit the past few years as he battles his considerable…
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Kim Kardashian and Amber Rose photo’d together and the funniest responses
Tea anyone? pic.twitter.com/HbkIJa998c — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) February 2, 2016   Whowouldathunkit?!? After spending years volleying insults and trading men and shade between them, “Keeping up…
‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ star wanted by police
‘Race’ red carpet premiere with Kim Fields, Ludacris, Stephan James, others

Education

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Students weigh in on Pittsburgh and Wilkinsburg educational partnership
Pittsburgh Public Schools and Wilkinsburg School District have agreed upon an educational partnership to start next school year, where Wilkinsburg students in grades 7-12 will…