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Shots Ring Out – Memorial Day Weekend

Shots Ring Out - Memorial Day Weekend 50 people shot 12 Killed in Chicago Unfortunately along with great cookouts and honoring our fallen soldiers,  Memorial Day weekend in Chicago has become the prelude to summertime  gun violence and this year was no different. Gun shots rang out  throughout Chicagoland this Memorial Day weekend and a reported 50 or more people were shot, 12 fatally. 4-year-old Jacele Joh ...

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Chicago Artist Spotlight: Tangela McGee – Theater Diva

-Photo by: Kathleen Mosley- Chicago Artist Spotlight: Tangela McGee - Theater Diva Tangela McGee is a 26 year old entertainer born and raised right here in Chicago.  She is an actress, model, mentor, dancer and singer, just to name a few.  Tangela is surely making a name for herself and taking the industry by storm little by little.  She currently is supporting actress in the Encore presentation of Preachin ...

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SPIKE LEE DEFENDS ‘CHIRAQ’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nBmaMXnuYXs [iframe id="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2IrAOp4kkU8" align="center" mode="lazyload" autoplay="yes"] ...

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Bears’ George McCaskey questions himself on Ray McDonald signing

Bears' George McCaskey questions himself on Ray McDonald signing Bears Chairman George McCaskey addressed the team's signing and subsequent release of Ray McDonald on Wednesday at Halas Hall, saying he has been second-guessing his decision to approve the move and questioning what could have been done differently. McDonald was arrested Monday in California on misdemeanor charges of domestic violence and chil ...

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Car Review: 2016 Fiat 500X

By Frank S. Washington NNPA Columnist Car Review: 2016 Fiat 500X It was bigger, taller and barely looked like a Fiat 500 from the side. But from the front it was unmistakably the small Italian import that has had some success during its four years in the U.S. market. The car had the double headlamps, the trapezoidal nose, signature “whiskers and logo” face and rounded clamshell hood reminiscent of the origi ...

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Pray on God’s Time, Not Yours

By James Washington Special to the NNPA From The Dallas Weekly Pray on God’s Time, Not Yours If you’re like me, prayer is a subject that keeps popping up because sometimes out of sheer habit, I keep doing it. Intellectually I understand its purpose and its benefit. But sometimes I get lost in the reality of whom and under what circumstances, I’m moved to pray. It’s then that I want my prayers answered on my ...

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Study Reveals African Diet Lowers Risk of Colon Cancer

Study Reveals African Diet Lowers Risk of Colon Cancer Consumption of an African diet for only two weeks may reduce the risk of colon cancer, according to a University of Pittsburgh study published in Nature Communications. Researchers selected 20 African Americans in Pittsburgh and 20 rural South Africans to switch diets for two weeks. The Americans ate an African diet high in fiber and low in fat with ple ...

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‘Credit Invisible’ Blacks and Latinos

          By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist ‘Credit Invisible’ Blacks and Latinos When it comes to consumer finance, traditional lenders usually review credit scores before reaching a decision. In general, the higher a consumer’s credit score is, the lower the cost of credit they will pay. Conversely, the lower one’s credit score, the higher the cost of credit and interest will lik ...

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The Case for Student Loan Debt Forgiveness

                  James Clingman Columnist The Case for Student Loan Debt Forgiveness By the time you read this article, millions of college students will have graduated and be looking for jobs, many will be going on to grad school and millions will suddenly be faced with paying off college loans or contemplating obtaining a loan for graduate studies. Neither opt ...

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ComEd, Chicago Park District help Chicago #SwitchOnSummer2015

ComEd, Chicago Park District help Chicago #SwitchOnSummer2015   Chicago has officially made the switch to summer! ComEd and the Chicago Park District recently turned on Buckingham Fountain with a celebration of live entertainment and fun for all ages. In addition to educational activities and membership raffles hosted by participating partners – including the Museum of Science & Industry, Shedd Aqu ...

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