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July 11, 2016

South Sudan Leaders Order Ceasefire

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The president and vice president of South Sudan have urged the loyalists fighting on their respective behalfs to stop hostilities after the recent violence has threatened to bring the country back into an all-out civil war. The initial fighting broke out four days ago in the capital of Juba and has killed hundreds of people as soldiers fight on behalf of President Salva Kiir and Riek Machar, the former rebel leader who became vice president to end the previous civil war.

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SOURCE: The Daily Beast Cheat Sheet

President Obama and Former President Bush to Speak Tuesday at Dallas Memorial Service for Slain Police Officers

U.S President Barack Obama greets troops during a visit to Naval Station Rota in Cadiz, Spain, Sunday, July 10, 2016. Obama made a brief visit to Madrid and Naval Station Rota before heading back to Washington following the NATO Summit in Warsaw, Poland. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
U.S President Barack Obama greets troops during a visit to Naval Station Rota in Cadiz, Spain, Sunday, July 10, 2016. Obama made a brief visit to Madrid and Naval Station Rota before heading back to Washington following the NATO Summit in Warsaw, Poland. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

President Barack Obama will take on the all-too-familiar task of consoling victims’ families and a worried nation at an interfaith memorial service Tuesday in Dallas.

Continue reading “President Obama and Former President Bush to Speak Tuesday at Dallas Memorial Service for Slain Police Officers”

WATCH: Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship Gives Law Enforcement Officers a Standing Ovation During Sunday Morning Services

Dr. Tony Evans and the members of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship give law enforcement officers a standing ovation during the first and second services, before praying for them on Sunday morning in Dallas, Texas (Video by Irwin Thompson)

SOURCE: The Dallas Morning News Youtube

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Pastor T.D. Jakes Turns Potter’s House Regular Sunday Morning Service Into Town Hall Meeting With Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, Police Chief David Brown, Mother of Slain Alton Sterling, and More; Says Fatal Police Shootings Have Left Nation Frustrated, Fatigued

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Pastor T. D. Jakes pray at The Potter's House during the church's Sunday service. (Carlo Allegri/Reuters)
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Pastor T. D. Jakes pray at The Potter’s House during the church’s Sunday service. (Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

It was Thursday evening, and pastor T.D. Jakes was at home, laying out his clothes for the next day, when he saw the first live TV scenes of a sniper targeting officers who had been escorting a downtown rally against police violence across the nation.

Continue reading “Pastor T.D. Jakes Turns Potter’s House Regular Sunday Morning Service Into Town Hall Meeting With Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, Police Chief David Brown, Mother of Slain Alton Sterling, and More; Says Fatal Police Shootings Have Left Nation Frustrated, Fatigued”

WATCH: The Full First Episode of ‘The Preachers’ Talk Show

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The wait is over and The Preachers have premiered!

In our debut episode the pastors tackle #BlackLivesMatter with the help of actress Sherri Shepherd. Find out why the debate over police brutality hits home for the former View co-host and her son Jeffrey.

Then, La Guardia Cross and his daughter Amalah, stars of the Youtube hit New Father Chronicles, prove parenting is EVERYTHING it’s cracked up to be.

Plus, Dancing With the Stars winner Nyle DiMarco lays out his plans to advocate for deaf children, and their families, around the world. You do not want to miss a second of the action!

Hosted by John Gray, Dr. E Dewey Smith Jr., Orrick Quick and Dr. Jamal Bryant, THE PREACHERS is an all-new talk show featuring four dynamic and outspoken preachers who are known for their electrifying and unique takes on pop culture, news events and spirituality.

Check listings at http://thepreacherstv.com.

Source: The Preachers Youtube

WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes Holds Townhall at The Potter’s House on Sunday

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A conversation with America about recent Dallas Texas Shooting. TD Jakes Fireside Chat – July 10th 2016

Continue reading “WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes Holds Townhall at The Potter’s House on Sunday”

After Criticism, Rev. Norvel Goff Withdraws Bid to be AME Church Bishop, Endorses Columbia Pastor Rev. Ronnie Brailsford

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The Rev. Norvel Goff, former interim pastor of Emanuel AME Church, withdrew his bid Monday to become a bishop in the AME Church after garnering fewer votes than two other candidates from South Carolina in early voting.  Continue reading “After Criticism, Rev. Norvel Goff Withdraws Bid to be AME Church Bishop, Endorses Columbia Pastor Rev. Ronnie Brailsford”

Tavis Smiley Asks, Why Is President Obama Going Only to Dallas?

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It’s important that he visit Falcon Heights and Baton Rouge as well. Continue reading “Tavis Smiley Asks, Why Is President Obama Going Only to Dallas?”

Bill Cosby Parts Ways with Lead Attorney

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Bill Cosby has parted ways with his Los Angeles-based attorney, Christopher Tayback, Andrew Wyatt, a representative for Cosby confirms to USA TODAY.  Continue reading “Bill Cosby Parts Ways with Lead Attorney”

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