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Girl, What?! Woman Gives $1.4 Million To Boyfriend She’s Never Met [VIDEO]

Originally posted on 93.1 WZAK:

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One international scam artist has hit pay dirt with a woman who has sent him more than $1 million because she thinks they’re in love.

In a preview of an episode of “Dr. Phil,” a woman named Sarah has been duped out of an unbelievable amount as she tries to help the man she met online. After two marriages, Sarah wasn’t ready to give up on love, so she signed up for a dating a site.

Unfortunately, her online profile made her a target for a man who claims to go by the name Chris Olsen. According to her, he’s an Italian businessman that moved to the United States where he had two daughters in a previous relationship.

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Darren Wilson Will NOT Face ANY Charges!

Originally posted on Old School 95.5:

Let’s get right to it. Who’s shocked? We all knew he was going to walk after he didn’t get indicted. Attorney General Eric Holder spoke very eloquently at the press conference today, but that doesn’t help that nothing has changed in Ferguson, Mo or any other city across the country.

This isn’t an attack on him, but at what point will African-American, Black People or whatever we’re called today get justice? Click Here!

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Ray Rice Confesses To Having Suicidal Thoughts After The Elevator Attack Became Public

Originally posted on 93.1 WZAK:

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Disgraced former Baltimore Ravens player Ray Rice is opening up about the aftermath surrounding his brutal assault against his then fiancée Janay. The three-time Pro Bowl running back spoke with theBaltimore Sun recently where he confessed when video of his attack on Janay was released to the public, he thought about killing himself.  It was one year ago, Rice and Janay were arrested after the two were engaged in a physical altercation. Days later TMZ obtained hotel surveillance footage where it showed Janay being knocked out cold by Rice in an elevator at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, Nj, and then dragged out on the floor. Rice admited he felt “horrible” of the entire incident and debated on killing himself.

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Rice remarked:

The big picture of it all…

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Husband 108, Wife 105 Say Keys To Long Life Are Fresh Fruit, Naps & God

Originally posted on Black America Web:

Duranord and Jeanne Veillard were married in November of 1932. Their love of over 82 years speaks volumes in a society when the divorce rate is over 60%. The Veillards have five children, 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. They have been married for each president from Franklin Roosevelt to Barack Obama. But how does a married couple not only stay married, but stay alive for so long…together?

Well, for starters, Duranord religiously starts each and every day with push-ups, a cup of tea, oatmeal and fresh fruit. He also eats fish and fresh vegetable for lunch and dinner and takes multiple naps each day.

On Saturday, March 7th Duranord will celebrate his 108th birthday, while his wife will turn 105 in May.

To put it simply, Duranord said the secret for living a long and healthy life is God.

Duranord was born in 1907 to a fisherman in southern Haiti. He grew up…

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Obama Administration Calls For Sweeping Police Reforms After Task Force Report

Originally posted on Black America Web:

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After a vociferous outcry over the high-profile deaths of unarmed Black men who died at the hands of White police officers in Ferguson, Mo., and New York City, President Barack Obama on Monday called for sweeping reforms of police tactics in cities across the nation.

The president released findings of the White House task force set up after the deaths last summer of Michael Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner in New York City’s Staten Island community. The report, which recommends an overhaul of the criminal justice system, says law enforcement agencies should seek independent criminal investigators and independent prosecutors to review cases when someone dies or is injured during encounters with police, according to a statement.

The task force also urges law enforcement officers to work to develop trust in communities by creating policies to address racial profiling, changing oppressive tactics while patrolling…

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Wale Talks About Wanting To Get Married [EXCLUSIVE]

Originally posted on 93.9 WKYS:

On the heels of dropping his latest single “The Matrimony” from his upcoming project Album About Nothing Wale chats with Angie Ange and opens up about almost finding the one and but still wanting to get married sometime in the future.

See what he had to say below…

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Adam Levine Is The Sweetest Man Alive! Look What He Did For This Fan!

Originally posted on 103.7 KVIL:

Meet Christopher he is the biggest Adam Levine fan alive!

He got a chance to see his favorite band, and meet Adam Levine. Only problem was that he had a panic attack when he came out. I mean honestly can you blame the boy, I get all sweaty just talking about him. So what did Adam Levine do? The sweetest thing ever.

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7 Art Exhibitions That Will Inspire Your Inner DONDA

Originally posted on Global Grind:

A review of the AGO's really big Jean Michel Basquiat show.

If you do nothing else this spring: tap into your creative side.

These days, art is no longer seen as the mundane collecting hobby of our parents and grandparents. With co-signs from the likes of Jay Z and Kanye West, art has begun a love affair with the young as well. So as the sun starts to shine, get out of the house and hit up an art exhibition or two.

If you’re already an art enthusiast, we’ve put together a list of some dope exhibitions that you won’t want to miss. And if you’re new to this, these picks will be sure to get your creative juices flowing.

“Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks” The Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY

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Father Of The Freakin’ Year: His Daughter Is Deaf, So He Got A Hearing Aid Tattoo So They Could Be Twinsies [PHOTO]

Originally posted on Praise 104.7:


We love adorable daddy/daughter stories!

Cue sappy music and while you?re at it, reach for those Kleenex. We?ve got a father of the year award that needs to go out to this man. We have no idea who he is, or just how beautiful he and his daughter?s story is, but what we do know is that this is what fatherhood looks like.

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His young daughter wears a hearing aid because she is deaf. We all know kids can be cruel and his daughter has experienced some bullying from kids who?d rather make fun of someone who is different, rather than try to understand or at least offer kindness. So this father did what any loving father would do?he got a tattoo of the exactly same hearing aid that his daughter wears so that she won?t…

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Newly Freed Marissa Alexander Talks About Standing Her Ground Against Her Abusive Ex-Husband

Originally posted on Bossip:

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Marissa Alexander Reveals Her Stand Your Ground Nightmare

We’ve been following the story of Marissa Alexander closely over the years, particularly when George Zimmerman got off scot free for the murder of Trayvon Martin.

Newly freed, Marissa gave Essence Magazine an incredibly moving first person account of her experience, which we’ve excerpted below:

On Life Before The Incident:

Before all this happened I was working as a client services manager at a payroll company, coming up on my tenth year. I really enjoyed what I did: It was challenging, intense and a good fit for me. I had twins from my first marriage and a great coparenting relationship with my ex. I met Rico Gray, the man who would eventually become my second husband, on a blind date in 2009.

Rico and I had a lot of chemistry. When our relationship was good, it was excellent. When it was…

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