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Cosby sexual assault case can proceed, judge rules

A court in Pennsylvania rejected Bill Cosby's appeal and lifted a hold on criminal trial proceedings, paving the way for the sexual assault case to move forward.

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'RHOA' star Cynthia Bailey showcases eyewear line in New Jersey

Black-owned optical store Elegant Eyes recently held its spring trunk show event featuring reality TV star Cynthia Bailey.

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Bobbi Humphrey: Still going strong

Walking down Harlem's Lenox Avenue, Bobbi Humphrey can't help but stop every few feet to...

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PHOTOS: Thousands celebrate Prince in Harlem

Thousands of fans came to "party like it's 1999" Monday night at the Harlem State Office Building plaza to celebrate late superstar Prince.

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First Lady Michelle Obama hosts college signing event in Harlem

As part of her Reach Higher initiative, First Lady Michelle Obama celebrates her signature College Signing Day at the Harlem Armory on Tuesday.

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90% of Americans have prayed for healing, study finds

When Americans experience health problems, they don't just rely on doctors and medications. A new study found that most Americans have turned to prayer to heal themselves and others.

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Prince death: Get up to speed on the latest developments

Days after Prince's death, memorials for the music legend are still going strong.

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Tamir Rice shooting: Cleveland to pay $6 million to settle family's lawsuit

The city of Cleveland will pay $6 million to settle the federal lawsuit filed by the family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy killed by police gunfire in November 2014, according to a settlement announced Monday in U.S. District Court.

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Prince cremated, private memorial service held

Prince's remains have been cremated, the pop superstar's publicist said Saturday.

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Beyonce debuts 'Lemonade' on HBO: A woman not to be trifled with

We finally know what Beyonce's mysterious "Lemonade" actually is.

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Soul singer Billy Paul dies at 81

Soul singer Billy Paul, best known for the hit song "Me and Mrs. Jones," has died.

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Prince's 'Purple Rain' returns to theaters for limited run

Prince's cult classic "Purple Rain" is coming back to the big screen.

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Prince death: What we know

The world is still reeling from the death of Prince Rogers Nelson, the multi-platinum-selling music legend who transcended genres as he brought the MTV generation into new realms of creativity.

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Sharpton to hold Prince tribute and host family of George Tillman at weekly rally

Rev. Al Sharpton is honoring the legacy of late superstar Prince and hosting the family of George Tillman.

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Asian judge and Black D.A. deny justice to the Black community

Assemblyman Charles Barron shares his views on the sentencing of ex-NYPD officer Peter Liang.

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Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill

Harriet Tubman, who escorted hundreds of slaves to freedom via the Underground Railroad, may soon be riding in American pockets.

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Havana in Harlem

Congressman Charlie B. Rangel reflects on joining President Barack Obama during historic trip to Cuba.

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Prince: 10 things U didn't know B4

Superstar Prince was a man of mystery, and there's a treasure trove of hidden facts, stories and memories still being uncovered about the pop icon.

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Prince's vision for lifting up black youths: Get them to code

Prince wasn't just a renowned artist. He was also an advocate for a more inclusive tech community.

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What happens to the trove of unreleased Prince music in 'the vault'?

Legend has it Prince recorded enough music to release one album a year for the rest of the century.

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