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E’Dena Hines: Grand-daughter of Morgan Freeman Murdered

  The live-in boyfriend of actor Morgan Freeman’s granddaughter was charged on Monday with her murder, police said. E’Dena Hines, 33, was found fatally stabbed early on Sunday in a street near her apartment in the city’s Washington Heights neighborhood, according to the New York Police Department. She suffered multiple stab …

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Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 22

On Sunday, July 26, Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston, tragically passed away at the age of 22. Her death came more than six months after she was found — in circumstances eerily similar to her mother’s death — unconscious in her bathtub …

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Same-sex couples to get federal marriage benefits – US Attorney General Loretta Lynch

                    Federal marriage benefits will be made available to same-sex coules across the United states after last month’s Supreme Court ruling according to Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Benefits included are Social Security, Veterans and supplemental Security Income. “I directed Justice Department …

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Rachel Dolezal Resigns

(Reported by CNN) Rachel Dolezal has stepped down from her position as president of the NAACP chapter in Spokane, Washington. Dolezal, a white woman who identified as African American for nearly a decade, announced the news in a statement published to the Spokane NAACP Facebook page Monday morning.   Read …

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To Jail or Not to Jail

Murder charge dropped against woman who induced abortion   (Associated Press)A Georgia prosecutor dismissed murder charges Wednesday against a 23-year-old woman accused of inducing an abortion by taking pills in a case that baffled even abortion opponents. Dougherty County District Attorney Greg Edwards issued a statement saying he had dismissed …

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