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Snoop Dogg targets Trump as hip-hop's presidential onslaught continues

Hip-hop is going hard at President Donald Trump, and Snoop Dogg is the latest rapper to step into the ring.

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NAACP board elects new leader as group 're-envisions itself'

The NAACP board unanimously elected Derrick Johnson to serve a three-year term as the president and CEO of the longtime civil rights organization, the NAACP announced on Saturday.

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Five ex-Presidents attend hurricane relief concert; Trump appears in video message

All five living former US Presidents took part in a benefit concert in Texas to raise money for hurricane relief efforts, while President Donald Trump appeared in a taped video message to the concertgoers.

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Loved ones say goodbye to Sgt. La David Johnson, US soldier slain in Niger

Loved ones bid their farewells Saturday at a private funeral for Army Sgt. La David Johnson, one of four US soldiers killed in Niger, whose death has been at the center of a public dispute this week between President Donald Trump and a congresswoman.

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Yankees fall to Astros in Game 7, ending run to World Series

The Yankees fell to the Astros 0-4 in Game 7 of the American League Championship Series Saturday night, sending Houston to the World Series against the Dodgers.

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Man arrested in Brooklyn home invasion that led to death of 91-year-old: sources

A man has been arrested after a 91-year-old man was killed and his 100-year-old wife injured in a Brooklyn home invasion, sources said Friday.

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Lupita Nyong'o shares Weinstein story, hopes to end 'conspiracy of silence'

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has a Harvey Weinstein story, too. And she's sharing it in hopes of doing her part to end what she calls in a New York Times op-ed a "conspiracy of silence."

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Who was Sgt. La David Johnson?

As his family lays him to rest, here are some things you should know about Sgt. La David Johnson.

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Donald Trump's low-road presidency

On Thursday night, following a day of back-and-forth over who said what in a phone call between the President of the United States and a military widow, President Donald Trump tweeted this: "The Fake News is going crazy with wacky Congresswoman Wilson(D), who was SECRETLY on a very personal call, and gave a total lie on content!"

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Obama letters from 1980s to be made available at Emory University

If you've ever wondered what former President Barack Obama was like when he was younger, Emory University has obtained letters to his then-girlfriend that could reveal more about his youth -- and they will be available to the public later this week.

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Talking SCHOP! To 10 more years!

Ten years of doing anything is a milestone for any person, business or organization. The Food Network and Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival is no exception.

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Less than 48 hours in Amsterdam

The quiet, picturesque city of Amsterdam is made up of dreamy canals, cozy restaurants and the friendliest people, making it an easy place to explore—even if you don’t have much time.

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The Western Conference—Strength and power at the top

It’s a great thing for the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks that neither team will ever be realigned to the Western Conference, especially now. The conference is top heavy with elite teams that will have battles during the postseason commensurate of championship caliber games.

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LeBron James and the Cavaliers remain the kings of the East

When the Boston Celtics signed free-agent forward Gordon Hayward to a four-year, $128 million contract this past July, and then acquired point guard Kyrie Irving in a trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers a little more than five weeks later, on paper, they instantly became a highly credible threat to the Cavaliers’ supremacy in the Eastern Conference.

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Activist Tamika Mallory takes on American Airlines after being kicked off flight

Activist Tamika Mallory believes she was the victim of white male aggression during an incident that made headlines on an American Airlines flight.

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Queens College names court for legendary coach

Last Saturday, Queens College officially named its basketball court inside Fitzgerald Gymnasium for Lucille Kyvallos, who coached the Knights from 1968 to 1981.

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Iona finding its volleyball groove

The volleyball team at Iona College is feeling the strongest it has in several years.

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‘Oedipus El Rey’ extended at Public Theater until Dec. 3

“Oedipus El Rey” has yet to officially open at the Public Theater—still in previews—but the response has been so overwhelmingly positive that it has extended its run until Dec. 3.

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Nominations announced for 45th AUDELCO Awards

The word is out for the nominees of the 45th annual Vivian Robinson AUDELCO Awards, which recognize excellence in Black theater.

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Giants rediscover running game in first win of the season

The Giants trotted onto the turf at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver Sunday night to face the Broncos as a team decimated by injuries and embroiled in turmoil.

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