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42-YEAR-OLD CASE SOLVED

A 42-year-old case involving two missing teenagers from South Dakota has finally been solved.

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HARVARD ADMITS HIGHEST NUMBER OF BLACK STUDENTS IN SCHOOL’S HISTORY

There was a time when black students were not allowed to attend Ivy Leagues universities. This year, Harvard University proved just how far they’ve come from that part of their history.

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LIONEL RICHIE RELEASING 2 NEW ALBUMS

2014 Essence Festival Mainstage performer Lionel Richie is coming out with new music. And he’s gifting us with two new albums!

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MARLON WAYANS TO PLAY RICHARD PRYOR?

In addition to starring in the sequel to his widely successful spoof comedy, A Haunted House 2, 41-year old Marlon Wayans hopes to soon take on another dramatic role in a biopic about his “hero,” legendary comedian Richard Pryor.

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YOUNG DADS AT RISK OF POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION

A new study reveals that young dads are also at risk of postpartum depression.

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ON THIS DAY IN BLACK HISTORY

67 years ago today, on April 15th 1947, Jackie Robinson became the first African-American to play Major League Baseball, breaking the color barrier that was previously set.

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AN APP TO RELIEVE YOUR STRESS

Do you have high stress and anxiety levels? A new app may have the remedy you need. “Personal Zen,” an app and game that was developed by Dr. Tracy Dennis, a psychology and neuroscience professor at Hunter College, creates an environment of gaming that will help reduce anxiety levels.

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WHAT DOES YOUR POOP SAY ABOUT YOUR HEALTH?

As the great Taro Gomi once said, “Everyone poops.” But what does that mean from a wellness perspective?

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DON’T MISS THE LUNAR ECLIPSE!

Early Tuesday morning, North Americans will have a front-row seat for a total lunar eclipse taking place in the wee hours of the night.

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REASONS WHY MORE PEOPLE ARE SUFFERING FROM SEASONAL ALLERGIES

Every year it seems people grumble, “This is the worst allergy season ever.” But the Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America says it’s hard to determine year-to-year the severity of allergy season.  However, there are some explanations for why more Americans are being diagnosed with allergies.

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