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NYU distances itself from 'White Student Union'

Officials at New York University (NYU) are condemning a group created on Facebook called "Union of White NYU Students."

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Akai Gurley remembered one year later

November 20 marks one year since the police shooting death of Akai Gurley.

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Mizzou highlights ‘Soul Food’ brunch and ‘Soul Train’ show on website amid racial media firestorm

As the saga at the University of Missouri continues with the resignation of its president over racial issues on the campus, the school is doing everything it can polish its image.

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Darcel Clark makes history as first African-American woman elected DA in New York State

Justice Darcel D. Clark is elected Bronx District Attorney after beating her Republican opponent Robert Slano taking 86 percent of the votes.

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NextGen NYCHA: The first 100 days

NextGeneration nation makes changing during its first 100 days.

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NYC African American Gen Xers and boomers financially stressed: AARP survey

70 percent of African American Gen Xers say they may leave New York City when they retire according to a new survey of African American city voters commissioned by AARP.

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Brooklyn Best Honors reps for Domestic Violence Awarness Month

Brooklyn’s Best Honors celebrated its first year raising awareness and funding for a worth cause with a turn-up at Bedford Hall.

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Halloween Events

Check out these community events going on for Halloween!

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Emotional farewell for slain NYPD officer

The city continues to mourn for NYPD Officer Randolph Holder who was killed last week in East Harlem while trying to apprehend a suspect.

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Health fair and art exhibit Oct. 23

Barbara Russell, aka Ms. B. the Doodle Queen, is hosting the “Under the Radar Art Series,” with Wilhelmina Grant at the Breast Health Awareness Fair and Art Exhibition

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