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Digital Divas: Akilah Hughes, Amelai Umuhire, Stephanie Riggs Create Buzz in Digital Content Space

The recent Tribeca Film Festival brought some of the most dynamic, exciting and promising new digital storytellers in the industry.

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Teen accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools makes her choice

A Long Island teen who received acceptance letters from all eight Ivy League schools has decided where she'll attend college in the fall.

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Tupac's mother, Afeni Shakur Davis, dies at 69

Afeni Shakur Davis, the mother of one of hip-hop's most seminal and iconic figures, died at age 69, the Marin County, California, sheriff's office said Tuesday.

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Mother's Day gift ideas that work

There are a myriad of different gifts ideas for mothers on Mother's Day.

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Prince's estate: Still no will, but search continues

A court hearing to determine the fate of Prince's estate -- including the contents of a secretive vault the musician left behind at Paisley Park -- concluded Monday with a special administrator appointed but no will discovered.

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What's it like to apply to college from one of America's poorest neighborhoods?

CNNMoney followed 5 seniors in the Bronx, NY this year.

CNNMoney followed Olatunde and several classmates during their senior year of high school as they tried to defy the odds by getting into college from one of America's poorest neighborhoods.

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Clinton's warning: Obama's legacy is on the line with Trump

Hillary Clinton warned the roughly 6,000 people at an NAACP dinner in Detroit on Sunday that Donald Trump's candidacy is the biggest risk to President Barack Obama's legacy, putting the decision between her and the Republican front-runner in stark terms.

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Wilkerson and Fitzpatrick to remain Jets as the GM focuses on the draft?

In addition to choosing the right players in this year’s NFL draft, which begins tonight (Thursday), the New York Jets must intensify their efforts to sign quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, salary cap issues notwithstanding.

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Giants look to add impact player with 10th pick in the draft

Dating back to 1937, the second year of the NFL draft, New York City has hosted the annual event 57 times at 18 different venues, including the Marriott Marquis and Radio City Music Hall nine times each and the Theater at Madison Square Garden 10 consecutive years from 1995-2004.

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Holdsclaw documentary debuts on Logo

Intensely private by nature, for years New York City basketball legend Chamique Holdsclaw suffered in silence as she dealt with issues of depression and bipolar disorder.

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Eastern Conference playoffs

The first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs has been surprisingly competitive and gripping.

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Spurs, Portland, Houston and Golden State run wild in the West

Sweeping the Memphis Grizzlies in four games, the San Antonio Spurs were the first team to close out their Western Conference playoff series, enabling an early return to Texas for rest and preparation for the second round.

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AmNews pays tribute to Prince

Entertainment writer Flo Anthony pens our tribute to the late pop singer.

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Medgar Evers hosts 2016 annual Spring Luncheon for Scholarship and Leadership

The Community Council for Medgar Evers 2016 annual Spring Luncheon for Scholarship and Leadership was held at the Medgar Evers College Science Building Atrium Cafeteria

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Oliver Law, Black commander during the Spanish Civil War

To balance our last classroom featuring Salaria Kea, an African-American nurse who volunteered in the fight against the fascists during the Spanish Civil War in the 1930s, we profile the adventurous life of Oliver Law.

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Vegetarian Food Festival 2016

Headlined by a roster of professional athletes and highly credentialed physicians, the sixth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival (@NYCVegFoodFest) will go down again Saturday and Sunday, May 7-8, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.

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We need real election reform

Last week’s presidential primary exposed some potential serious Board of Elections problems in the management of voter lists and the conducting of the election.

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Celebrating Gus Solomons Jr.

Countless colleagues, friends and patrons celebrate the chosen one on stage and in the audience. This year, it was Gus Solomons Jr.’s turn

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Remembering Teaneck mayor Lizette P. Parker

Teaneck Township Mayor Lizette P. Parker has died. Parker passed away Sunday morning after being taken to Holy Name Medical Center in New Jersey for respiratory issues. She was 44.

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Rally calls for ‘three-fifths’ language to be removed from Constitution

Although African-Americans have achieved much in the past 200 years, certain language in the U.S. Constitution remains stuck in the past. New York York City Council Member Andy King hopes to eliminate that language.

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