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The Shocking Truth About Black Fathers (VIDEO)

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Everyday it seems that we all hear about bad black fathers. This paradigm is so accepted that last year Hallmark released Father’s Day cards for moms. But the reality about black fathers does not line up with what the media has told us for years. According to research by the CDC and data gathered by the US Census Bureau , ...

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State Senator among those killed in South Carolina Church Shooting


According to WCBD-TV in Charleston, South Carolina, a State Senator has been killed in the mass shooting that took place at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.   This appeared on the news station’s twitter account: BREAKING: It has been confirmed that State Senator Clementa Pinckney is among the dead in mass church shooting #Charleston There are also concerns about ...

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Video: Police give news briefing about South Carolina Church Shooting

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USA Today is reporting that police are investigating a shooting that has led to multiple fatalities in the Charleston, South Carolina area. According to social media sources, there have been multiple deaths in the shooting, but this information has yet to be confirmed with law enforcement. South Carolina Rep. Peter McCoy tweeted that nine people died in the shooting, which ...

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Father Clings To Speeding SUV That Was Carjacked With His Son Inside

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April V. Taylor A Georgia father was injured trying to save his 8 year old son Rashaan after their car was hijacked by a teenage car thief while the man was pumping gas. Malcolm Milliones was driving his fiancee’s silver 2014 Kia Optima Sunday morning when the incident occurred. The pair had pulled up at the gas station in separate ...

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Chief refuses to suspend officers seen kicking man in the head

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By Nigel Boys When Florida police officers David Cruz and Charles Mays were moonlighting at an Orlando nightclub, they allegedly saw Noel Carter, who was drunk, grabbing hold of a woman, who was apparently trying to get away from him. The two officers got involved in the incident, but apparently thought that shooting Carter with a taser several times and ...

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Hero Alert! 16-year old saves 5-year old after major injury


By Nigel Boys A 5-year-old boy who was run over by a dirt bike in Baltimore City on Saturday was lucky that 16-year-old Phillip Ellison was around to help him until paramedics arrived to transport him to hospital. The driver of the dirt bike immediately fled the scene after the accident, according to authorities. Ellison, who is trained in first ...

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Charges dropped against UVA student beaten by the cops


By Nigel Boys When law enforcement officers of the Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) unit of Virginia arrested 20-year-old Martese Johnson on March 18 for public intoxication or swearing and obstruction of justice without force, it started nationwide protests. Johnson, who is a Black student at the University of Virginia, called the officers racist. Photos of his arrest, showing him pinned ...

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