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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies during a hearing before the House Homeland Security Committee on Feb. 26, 2014, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. The committee held a hearing on “The Secretary’s Vision for the Future—Challenges and Priorities.”  
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Congress Averts Partial Shutdown of Homeland Security

February 28, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

by Lynette Holloway In a show of political gamesmanship, the U.S. House of Representatives late Friday approved a one-week spending measure to avert a partial shutdown of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security,Reuters reports.

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Anthony Mason, former NBA Fan Favorite, dies at age 48

February 28, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

Anthony Mason, a longtime NBA player who helped the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, has died at the age of 48.

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Derrick Rose only out 4-to-6 weeks after knee surgery, return this season expected

February 27, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

By Dan Devine Derrick Rose underwent successful surgery on Friday morning to remove the damaged portion of the torn medial meniscus in his right knee.

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MSNBC’S Melissa Harris-Perry hopes Trayvon Martin ‘Whooped the s*** out of George Zimmerman’

February 27, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

On Tuesday, news broke that the U.S. Department of Justice would not bring charges against George Zimmerman for the slaying of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin.

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Kanye West announces new album title, reveals cover art

March 02, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

On Saturday night, Kanye West wanted fans to be prepared for some big news. He tweeted out “New Album title….” five minutes before the announcement of “So Help Me God,” along with the new album’s cover art.

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ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 01: Young Jeezy and T.I. perform at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2011 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 1, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Chris McKay/Getty Images)

Cops: 2 shot at TI, Young Jeezy party in NC club

March 02, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Two people were injured after being shot Saturday at a Charlotte nightclub where rappers T.I., Young Jeezy and Yo Gotti were advertised to appear, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police spokesman said.

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New documentary ” Dreamcatcher” shows one woman’s fight to end human sex trafficking

February 28, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

by Veronica Wells When we think of sex workers, we think of grown women making the conscious decision to sell their bodies for money. But that’s far from the truth. Far too many of the people working in the sex trade–willingly and unwillingly- are underaged girls who’ve been coerced into the lifestyle.

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Naomi Campbell has physical altercation with NBC News cameraman

February 28, 2015 / by / 0 Comment

by Chris Witherspoon For years now, Naomi Campbell has been playing it cool. No cell phone throwing, no violent outbursts with paparazzi. No court appearances for public disturbances.

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