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Mexico Travel Warnings After US Citizen Killed
3 years ago

Mexico Travel Warnings After US Citizen Killed

By  •  TRAVEL

An unusually bloody weekend has led to renewed warnings against unnecessary travel to the Mexican city of Nogales along the Arizona border.

The U.S. Consulate General …
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Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86
3 years ago

Legendary author Maya Angelou dies at age 86

By  •  HUMANITY

A literary voice revered globally for her poetic command and her commitment to civil rights has fallen silent.

Maya Angelou …
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When Innovation Makes you Drool: The Hand-Made Story of Ample Hills
3 years ago

When Innovation Makes you Drool: The Hand-Made Story of Ample Hills

By  •  FOOD

Even though the ice cream shop Ample Hills Creamery is in the residential enclave of Prospect Heights in Brooklyn, the endless lines don’t stop in the middle of the workday. …
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Friend’s International
3 years ago

Friend’s International

By  •  CAUSE

If you want to cook rice for 1,600 kids a day—you’re going to need a lot of water! Learn about Splash’s work with Mith Samlanh, Cambodia’s largest feeding center.

It’s …
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High antidepressant dose linked to self harm in youths
3 years ago

High antidepressant dose linked to self harm in youths

By  •  Health & Beauty

When it comes to the link between antidepressants and suicidal behavior in young people, dose may matter quite a bit, a new study suggests.

The Food and Drug Administration has …
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Beyonce, Jay Z to co-headline summer tour
3 years ago

Beyonce, Jay Z to co-headline summer tour

By  •  MUSIC

After nearly two weeks of speculation, the most powerful couple in music (and one of the most influential people in the world) have confirmed that they will indeed be spending …
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Early Octavia Butler Stories Coming out in June
3 years ago

Early Octavia Butler Stories Coming out in June

By  •  FILM

A pair of recently discovered early stories by prize-winning science fiction author Octavia Butler will be coming out as an e-book in June.

Open Road Integrated Media, a digital publisher, …
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Queen Latifah to produce and star in Bessie Smith HBO biopic
3 years ago

Queen Latifah to produce and star in Bessie Smith HBO biopic

By  •  LIFESTYLE

Queen Latifah will star in and executive produce an untitled biopic of iconic blues singer Bessie Smith for HBO.

Dee Rees (Pariah) will write and direct the story of Smith’s …
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EBONY Magazine Names Mitzi Miller Editor-in-Chief
3 years ago

EBONY Magazine Names Mitzi Miller Editor-in-Chief

By  •  LIFESTYLE

Desiree Rogers, CEO of Johnson Publishing Company (JPC), today named Mitzi Miller as the new editor-in-chief of EBONY magazine, effective immediately.

Miller, most recently served as editor-in-chief of JET magazine, …
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