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Wednesday, 20 March 2013 08:58

Obama picks Indiana to win NCAA tourney

WASHINGTON, March 20 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama, the most prominent basketball fan in the United States, picked Indiana to win the NCAA national championship.

Published in SPORTS

LOS ANGELES, March 20 (UPI) -- Singer Bobby Brown began his jail sentence in Los Angeles Wednesday, following his third driving under the influence conviction, TMZ reported.

Published in ENTERTAINMENT
Wednesday, 20 March 2013 07:25

Netanyahu, Obama show unity on Iran

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 20 (UPI) -- Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Wednesday he and U.S. President Obama believe Israel has the right to act on its own on Iranian nuclear weapons.

Published in WORLD

By Kathleen Wells, J.D.

Money in the Black community leaves immediately, as opposed to other communities, where money circulates within the community several times over. In fact, many say, we Blacks don’t have communities, just neighborhoods since a community infers ownership.

So, when an opportunity presents itself for money to circulate within our community, or rather neighborhood, what happens? The Black elites, for lack of a better term, decide to outsource the work, hiring the Chinese to do it.

These kinds of decisions, by the Black elite, is the reason why, amongst other things, the War on Drugs has quintupled our prison population and has been committed, almost exclusively in Black communities, despite the fact that they use drugs no more than Whites.

Published in POLITICS

NEW YORK, March 15 (UPI) -- Dave Chappelle gave a surprise standup show at New York's Comedy Cellar and joked with audience member, and fellow comedian, Chris Rock about touring together.

Published in ENTERTAINMENT
Wednesday, 13 March 2013 18:10

Pope Francis: Jorge Mario Bergoglio

VATICAN CITY, March 13 (UPI) -- Jorge Mario Bergoglio, selected Wednesday as the successor to Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, was archbishop of Buenos Aires before his elevation to pope.

Published in WORLD
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 13:22

Vick cancels book tour amid threats

PHILADELPHIA, March 12 (UPI) -- A book tour by controversial Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was canceled due to "credible threats" of violence, his publisher said.

Published in SPORTS

NEW YORK, March 12 (UPI) -- Pop star Justin Timberlake said during a visit to "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" in New York he is not feuding with rapper Kanye West.

Published in ENTERTAINMENT
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 10:39

'Oz' rakes in a whopping $80 million

LOS ANGELES, March 10 (UPI) -- "Oz The Great and Powerful," starring James Franco and Mila Kunis, swept the weekend box office with $80.278,million in receipts.

Published in ENTERTAINMENT
Tuesday, 12 March 2013 10:03

White House slams GOP budget plan

WASHINGTON, March 12 (UPI) -- The White House Tuesday slammed a Republican budget proposal that aims to balance the budget in 10 years.

Published in POLITICS
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