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    ‘Batman v Superman’ Fandango Giveaway: Enter For Your Chance to Win One of Four $25 Fandango Gift Cards!

    Enter for a chance to win one of four Fandango gift certificates. The Urban Twist is giving away $25 Fandango gift cards to four lucky readers to go see “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” when it opens March 25th.

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    Millions Of Dollars In Scholarships And Full Rides To Ivy League Schools. Congratulate These 5 Young Black Teens On Their Academic Excellence.

    Social media is a buzz about these 5 exceptional teens though not much of the mainstream media makes more than a passing notice of them. We must applaud this kind of excellence in our youth and praise THEM as role models for the Black community and it’s future.

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    Over 100 Suspected Gang Members Arrested Overnight. Appears To be The Biggest Gang Bust In New York History.

    Armed with 120 search warrants law enforcement officers arrested over 100 suspected gang members in New York overnight. Those arrested are members of two rival gangs, the Big Money Bosses and 2Fly Ygz. We have obtained the federal press release and list of charges.

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    A Year Ago I Ran Through The Streets Of Baltimore In Fear Of My Life: Escape From The Epicenter Of The Riot.

    Looking over my shoulders I had no choice but to half run/half walk as I tried to get to a safe place. Literally, at one point I stopped and sat on the ground behind a wall, just scared. You see trash cans and stuff just being thrown around, hear glass breaking, see people running crazily. Everyone was a threat everyone was the enemy, especially to a person like me who suffers PTSD.

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    3 Ways Mainstream Media Reports Send Me Running To Underground Outlets.

    We’re stuck looking for underground sites and publications, willing to tell the stories the mainstream media won’t. Forced to seek the opinions of journalist not working for major sites controlled by corporate sponsors from Fortune 500 companies.

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    Listen to Birdman Get His ‘Respek’ From New Orleans Rapper Jakk Jo

    Birdman is finally getting what he wants — respek.

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    Nigerian Rapper EK Is Showing Love to His ‘Cleopatra’ in ‘I Got You’

    he 25-year-old rapper came to the United States in 2001 — now he’s repping Boston.

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    23 Best Twitter Reactions to Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’

    Tweeters didn’t disappoint with the accompanying commentary to Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade.’

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    10 Lessons Learned From Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’

    Break barriers.

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    27 Notable Celebrities Who Have Died in 2016

    Some of these deaths came as a total shock to fans like Dave Mira’s suicide, Prince’s sudden death and the death of former New Orleans Saints player Will Smith, who was gunned down earlier this month.

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    Five Priceless Gifts From His Royal Badness

    “All good things, they say never last and love isn’t love until it’s passed.” These words have never been so true. His Royal Badness will be missed.

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    R.I.P. Chyna: Former Wrestler’s Death Overshadowed By Death Of Music Icon

    The former wrestler known as Chyna was found dead at her home in Redondo Beach. She was 46. Chyna joined the WWF in 1997 and retired in 2001. She went on to pose for Playboy before doing a series of pornographic movies and reality t.v.

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    The Life And Death Of An Icon. We Remember Prince With A Look At His Legacy.

    If you’re in your early 30’s or younger the news of Prince’s death may not touch you as deeply as it touches some. In fact it may be a punchline to you if you’re only familiar with the legendary singer through skits from the Dave Chapelle Show. The reality is the music industry and the world just lost something and someone rare.

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    Rest Peacefully Purple One: Prince 1958-2016

    Iconic singer Prince has died at age 57.

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    Black Girl Nerds Creator Jamie Broadnax Gets “Verified”

    Black Girl Nerds creator Jamie Broadnax created an outlet for women of color with various eccentricities to express themselves freely and embrace who they are.

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    Wrestler, Entertainer Chyna is Dead at 45

    WWE legend Chyna, real name Joanie Laurer, has died Wednesday.

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    Par’ris D. Rose Sheds Light on Domestic Violence Through a Unique Point of View with Her Book ‘BlueBlack Tears of a Father & Child’

    Author Par’ris D. Rose gives us a unique take on domestic violence as she tackles it head on through the eyes of a little girl, as she comes of age.

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    Bey and Jay: #Formation Struggles?

    Beyoncé and Jay-Z have been plagued with several divorce rumors lately. Now, rumor mills are spreading that Jay-Z has already given up on the marriage.

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    Grace Gealey and Trai Byers of ‘Empire’ Are Hitched!

    ‘Empire’ co-stars Grace Gealey and Trai Byers are married.

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    The Battle Continues On At Capitol Hill. Exclusive Interview With An Arrested Protester. Democracy Awakening Takes Over 5,000 Strong.

    “The experience was probably the most significant thing in my life up until this point. Its a powerful feeling, knowing that you aren’t scared of the government, but careful of it. It is so inspiring to see hundreds of people from all walks of life and generations willing to tarnish their record as myself for a cause they believe in.”

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    Democracy Spring. The Revolution WILL Be Televised. Over 800 Arrested In D.C.

    800+ people arrested and still no media coverage. The media black out makes it apparent that not only should big business be taken out of politics but it has a stronghold on the media too. I guess they can’t risk those big corporate sponsors by reporting what is going on in Washington, D.C. this week.