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OPINION - Street cred has positive connotations when defined from the perspective of being from the streets, caring about the urban poor and attempting to bring about positive change.
OPINION - Mr. Right simply hasn't come along for some women. For many others, however, the reality that there is a marriage crisis in this country...
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STORRS, Conn. (AP) -- A University of Connecticut football player was stabbed to death early Sunday after an on-campus dance...
VIDEO - Keith Bardwell, a white justice of the peace in Tangipahoa Parish in the southeastern part of the state, refused to issue a marriage license earlier this month...
VIDEO - TheGrio and CNBC team up to deliver a weekly wrap up of money matters and market updates for our community...

OPINION - No one wants to look in the mirror and admit that their views come from less than noble places - places of fear and hatred. But I think we have to be careful how we respond to this kind of event...
VIDEO - An Apopka, Florida teenager was shot four times after he was caught having sex with the shooter's daughter, police said...
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A champion runner at the center of a gender controversy is set to take university final exams, her father said Friday, contradicting earlier reports she was too traumatized to study...

FROM NEWSWEEK.COM By Sharon Begley The study was simple. The researchers had volunteers study head shots of current and former CEOs—men and women, black and white, all in business attire—of Fortune 500 companies and rate how baby-faced they looked on a...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) -- A Kansas legislator faces criticism for a "RedNeck Rap" against President Obama that he posted on YouTube because it ends...
OPINION - From one parent to another, more work needs to be done to protect our children regardless of their sexual orientation and gender identity...
OPINION - I had high expectations when I started this experiment. I believe in black-owned businesses...
OPINION - Perhaps our churches can take a page out of the churches that used their facilities as schools for freed slaves.
HAMMOND, La. (AP) -- A Louisiana justice of the peace said he refused to issue a marriage license to an interracial couple out of concern for any children the couple might have.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - A Bay Area pit bull advocacy group says Michael Vick has declined an invitation to visit eight of his former dogs this weekend...
President Barack Obama defended himself Thursday against complaints from residents of New Orleans and the rest of the Katrina-ravaged Gulf Coast who feel recovery help has not come soon enough from his administration...
OPINION - Conservatives will be livid over Rush Limbaugh being dropped from the group seeking to buy the NFL's St. Louis Rams.
VIDEO - Will President Obama's visit to New Orleans speed the recovery progress?
LONDON (AP) -- A young man punched singer Leona Lewis in the head as she signed autographs and posed for photographs at a book signing session in central London