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That song doesn't mean what you think

At this very moment, there's a couple out there realizing that "their" song, the 2005 hit ballad "You're Beautiful," has nothing to do with a loving, body-positive relationship and everything to do with a stalker who's stoned out of his mind.

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Today is tax day. Here's what you need to know

When it comes to filing your taxes, today is not the day to dawdle.

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Can a marathon be run in under two hours?

Nearly everyone who starts the Boston Marathon completes it. In 2016, around 97% of the starters finished.

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There's a new world's oldest woman

How to be the oldest person in the world? Don't drink rum, according to 117-year-old Jamaican Violet-Mosse Brown, recently dubbed the world's oldest human.

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Apple cider vinegar: What the experts say

Apple cider vinegar is one of the most popular natural health products around, with claims for everything from sanitizing toothbrushes to whittling waistlines.

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HBCU Report: Alabama State, Jackson State advance to Women’s Tennis Championship

Hawks showed what they are made of clawing back to a 3-3 tie, but then fell 100-88 in a five-frame rolloff when a controversial rules violation by the Cornhuskers created in a 167-167 tie in Game 7.

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(BPRW) Vy Higginsen's Mama Foundation Salutes The Incomparable Cissy Houston at Grand Opening of The Harlem Gospel Concert Series

The Mama Foundation for the Arts launches The Harlem Gospel Concert Series starring Vy Higginsen's Gospel Choir from Harlem at The Dempsey Theater, 127 West 127th Street starting April 15th and continuing the first three Saturdays in May (6th, 13th & 20th)

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African-American nurse overtakes psychiatric industry -- mental health care options just got better!

African-American professionals facing discrimination, looking to hire attorneys, been referred to mental health services, or expecting to be ‘made whole’

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Freddie Jackson, still fabulous and fresh, works his music magic

With 11 No. 1 hits and 30 soundtrack tunes, Freddie Jackson arrives with a soulful, love movement with the sizzling new single, “One Night”

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HBCU Report: Alabama State, Jackson State advance to Women’s Tennis Championship

Top seeds Alabama State and Jackson State prevailed in Saturday’s semifinals on day two of the 2017 SWAC Women’s Tennis Tournament played at the Pepsi Tennis Center

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Keyboardist Marcus Johnson to speak at Uplifting Minds II Entertainment Conference

NAACP Image Award winning keyboardist Marcus Johnson has been added to the list of entertainment business panelists for the Baltimore Uplifting Minds II (ULMII) entertainment conference at Security Square Mall on Saturday, April 22, 2017

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Baton Rouge Area Foundation accepting entries for 11th Annual Gaines Award

Deadline for $10,000 prize is August 15, 2017

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Trump’s EPA Awards Flint $100 Million for Water Crisis

Buried in the 24-hour news cycle of Russian conspiracies, presidential tweets, and White House nepotism, the Trump Administration found the time to set aside $100 million for the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

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Buckets Blakes of the Harlem Globetrotters visits local schools

For Anthony “Buckets” Blakes a member of the iconic Harlem Globetrotters for 15 years, shooting a basketball 583 feet and 8 inches is just another trick shot

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Mr. President, what if it was your Mama?

The president’s budget identified steep cuts in numerous domestic programs. It calls for the elimination of a key program that Meals on Wheels groups depend on: a $3 billion program—community development block grants (CDBG)— that began under the Ford administration to combat poverty by giving states and cities greater flexibility in how to combat poverty.

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Central West Baltimore eager for State Center redevelopment

When you walk through Historic Marble Hill, you will appreciate the architectural craftsmanship with details that have stood the test of time and can’t be replicated by today’s builders.

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Lardarius Webb finds a way back to the Ravens

Lardarius Webb signed a three-year deal worth $10.5 million with the Baltimore Ravens after he was released by the team in March this year.

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Aperture Education Launches Essay Contest with $1000 College Scholarship Prize

Succeeding in high school and college often requires more than just good grades.

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Students explore southern HBCUs on annual tour

There has been meaty discussions in the African-American community around the topic of whether it is culturally necessary to attend a Historically Black

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Baltimore comedienne survives heart attack, urges women to be aware of wellbeing

Well-known comedienne Pamela Hill, whose performance name is “Miss Maybelle,” has survived a heart attack and two stroke.

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