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August 11, 2017

Ole Miss Officials Were Told Not to Harm Houston Nutt’s Reputation

// In its 2011 separation agreement with former football coach Houston Nutt, the University of Mississippi agreed to “direct” top officials for the school’s athletics foundation and university not to make any statements about Nutt’s tenure that could harm his... Continue Reading →


Auschwitz Survivor Yisrael Kristal, World’s Oldest Man, Dies at 113

The world's oldest man - the only member of his immediate family to survive the Holocaust - has died at the age of 113. Polish-born Yisrael Kristal died on Friday, a month before he was due to turn 114, Israeli... Continue Reading →

S.C. Woman Wrote Suicide Note to Estranged Husband Before Killing His Coworker, Her 2 Children & Herself

South Carolina authorities have released suicide notes written by a mother who killed the woman she believed was her estranged husband’s girlfriend before turning the gun on her own two children and then herself, according to multiple reports. Greenville Online reports that Jessica Edens, 36,... Continue Reading →

WATCH LIVE: Labor Sec. Acosta & Education Sec. DeVos Speak on Workforce Development Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speak to reporters Friday after a workforce and apprenticeship roundtable led by President Donald Trump.

Spike Lee Developing TV Series Inspired by ‘Young Black Mark Zuckerberg’ Tech Entrepreneur

Spike Lee is gearing up to shop around a new TV series with tech entrepreneur and multi-hyphenate rising star Chad Sanders, Variety has learned exclusively. The series, titled “Archer,” is a dark comedy and sociological thriller capturing the life of a 20-something African-American coding genius... Continue Reading →

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, “The Profit” Host Marcus Lemonis Talk Faith and Business at 2017 Willow Creek Community Church Global Leadership Summit

Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and businessman Marcus Lemonis of the CNBC reality TV show "The Profit" discussed faith and business at Willow Creek Community Church's annual Global Leadership Summit. Sandberg was interviewed by Willow Creek Community Church founder... Continue Reading →

How a White Woman from Minnesota Raised Sacramento’s First Black Police Chief, Daniel Hahn

When Daniel Hahn is sworn in Friday as the new police chief of Sacramento, his mother Mary will be at his side. She’s always been at his side, and in his heart, in his face, in his business, in his... Continue Reading →

WATCH: Barack Obama To Return To Political Stage In Fall With ‘Delicate Dance’ To Help Democrats

Barack Obama will reportedly return to the political stage this fall. // SOURCE: Buzz60

LISTEN: Black Churches Take on Fight Against Racial Disparities In Health Care

Some black churches in the South have taken a dramatic step: banning fried chicken from their Sunday menus. It is part of a broad effort to combat the persistent truth that blacks suffer from conditions like heart disease and diabetes... Continue Reading →

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