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Testing out the new Google 3a XL for the day | Tech Talk

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Google just rolled out the budget edition of its Pixel 3 XL smart phone, the 3a XL.

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“I’m pregnant” yells Pamela Turner right before Baytown police officer tasers then shoots her to death

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After speaking to local activist, Kofi Taharka, of Houston’s National Black United Front, there are emerging facts about the recent police shooting of Pamela Turner.

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Clark Atlanta University, Spelman College and Morehouse College prepare for ‘hate group’ protestors at graduation ceremonies

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Westboro Baptist Church says that it will be protesting the graduation ceremonies of Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College and Spelman College on Sunday, May 19, for its LGBTQ-friendly environment.

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Hypertension is the top chronic disease, yet and still, remains a silent killer | Podcast

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Today’s topic is health, specifically looking at hypertension a common illness that silently impacts millions.

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Nationwide bailout campaign raises money to bail out Black mothers

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This Mother’s Day, thousands of women will not spend it with their families because they cannot afford to pay their bail. For a third year, a national bail out initiative works to change that.

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Iconic Los Angeles street renamed Obama Boulevard, institutes ‘President’s Row’

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Los Angeles City Council held a ceremony for the city’s official renaming of Rodeo Road to Barack Obama Boulevard.

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Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro stays in power after failed coup attempt by Trump Administration-backed Juan Guaidó

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The Trump Administration remains largely silent about the failed coup in Venezuela last week. After days of bloody battles and tense negotiations, the current president, Nicolás Maduro, remains in office.

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US-China trade deal sours as Beijing team prepares to travel to US for continued talks

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Months of trade negotiations took a downturn after China sent back edits to a 150-page draft that changed the terms of an agreement with the US.

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Growing up with John Singleton: Remembering his first movie that paved the way for an innovative genre of inner city films | Think Piece

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Two weeks before turning 16, the movie “Boyz in the Hood,” released in theaters.  Across the nation, more panic set in as Black youth piled into cineplexes in the middle of a hot summer.

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Facebook announces ban of high-profile users: NOI’s Louis Farrakhan makes the list

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Social media users show support for Nation of Islam leader and minister, Louis Farrakhan, after Facebook says he is banned for being an “extremist” and “dangerous.”

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