Tag Archives: New York

CDC Releases New Map Of States With The Most Sexually Transmitted Infections

By Backgroundchecks.org

Since we first looked at the data, the CDC has published new findings,

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Teen Accuses NYPD Of Rape; Rape Kit Reveals Their DNA On The Victim

By New York Post

Genetic tests have confirmed that the DNA of two cops was found on the Brooklyn teen

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Even As U.S. Reports Economic Upturns, Over 50 Million Still Live In Poverty

By Financial Times
More than 50m Americans live in districts that are mired in a “deep ongoing recession”,

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Black Women In The U.S. More Likely To Die During Or After Childbirth: Why?

By Essence

Late at night on February 4, 2010, when she was 37 weeks pregnant, Fathiyyah “Tia” Doster 

After Intense Public Pressure Trump Finally Allows Puerto Ricans To Use SNAP Benefits For Hot Food

By The Hill

The Trump administration has granted a waiver so that Puerto Ricans can use food stamp benefits

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Almost Half The People In The U.S. Have No Idea That Puerto Ricans Are U.S. Citizens

By The Hill

Nearly half of all Americans aren’t aware that Puerto Ricans are citizens,

Governor Cuomo Says That Credit Agencies Should Be Required To Register With The State

By Insurance Business

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced plans to require all credit-reporting agencies to register

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‘Clean Cut’ American ‘Kid’ A Suspect In Two Racially Motivated Murders

By New York Post

BATON ROUGE, La. — Police believe the slayings of two black men in Baton Rouge

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Black Man Who Advocated For Confederate Flag Killed In Car Crash

By Washington Post

Anthony Hervey was on his way home to Oxford, Miss., when the car carrying him and fellow activist

In Order To Give Your Kids The Best Chance At Success, Science Says Parents Should Be Doing These 9 Things

By Inc.

Much has been written about the attributes of high-achieving adults,

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Men Abandoning Marriage For Cheap Sex

By New York Post

Thanks to cheap sex, marriage may be doomed.

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NYC: A New Club Opens For People 35 and Up

By TimeOut

If you’re sick and tired of the flocks of selfie-taking, avocado toast–eating youths

Many Harvey Victims Were Uninsured; Must Pay Devastating Losses Out Of Pocket

By Chron

NEW YORK (AP) — Homeowners suffering flood damage from Harvey are more likely to be on the hook for losses

NYC Landlord Threatens Tenants With Eviction If They Don’t Prove Their Immigration Status

By Daily News

Prove you’re a citizen — or get out.

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If You Want To Stay Married, You Have To Embrace Change

By New York Times

A couple of years ago, it seemed as if everyone I knew was on the verge of divorce.

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NYC: 11 Year Old Girl In Serious Condition After “Friend” Pours Boiling Water On Her Face

By Fox7.com

 – New York City police say a 12-year-old girl poured boiling water on another girl during a sleepover

Shocking Video: Man Stabbed To Death Outside Of Brooklyn Bodega

By New York Post

Shocking surveillance video shows a man being fatally stabbed as he was sitting in front of a Brooklyn bodega Thursday morning.

Black Insurers Write New Life Policies: No. 42 of 45 Great Moments in Black Business

By Black Enterprise

Over 45 days, Black Enterprise shares 45 milestone events among the nation’s largest black-owned businesses

Some Whites Actually Think Black People Attend College Free!

By Refinery29.com

Last night, around 9:30 p.m., I tweeted a story about my experience meeting a group of white people who thought Black people went to college for free.

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The Biggest Beneficiaries of Affirmative Action Are White Women – So Why Are They Also It’s Fiercest Opponents?

By Vox.com

The University of Texas Austin was Abigail Fisher’s dream school.