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Tia Mowry Dances Around While Cleaning House

[ad_1] Tia Mowry, she’s just like us. The actress and mom-to-be-again was captured on video by hubby Cory Hardrict dancing around the house singing and cleaning. Armed in full black mama gear–barefoot, house dress and headscarf–the ‘Sister, Sister’ alum belted out her best rendition of Blackstreet’s ‘Don’t Leave Me.’ Mowry even stopped to rub her growing baby bump: Just a month ago, Mowry and her husband announced they were expecting again, after a long battle with fertility after the birth of their son, Cree. Looks like Tia is enjoying her growing home! Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter! (Photo Credit: PR Photos) [ad_2] Source link...

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In Tax Push, Trump’s Team Uses A Dubious Growth Estimate

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department just gave Republicans ammunition that their tax cuts would pay for themselves. But the one-page memo relies on a mathematical gimmick: It includes an assumption that tax cuts and other Trump administration policies would cause the economy to expand at a 2.9 percent annual pace over 10 years. Economic growth at that level would, in theory, be enough to keep the national debt from rising. But most analyses have concluded that the Senate tax overhaul would add at least $1 trillion to budget deficits in the next decade because the analyses foresee significantly less growth...

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US Job Openings Slip In October, But Hiring Increased

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted slightly fewer job openings in October than the previous month, but the number of people being hired improved. The Labor Department said Monday that nearly 6 million jobs were available at the end of October, down from 6.18 million in September. Manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers and the information sector advertised fewer jobs — an indicator of their possible intentions in the coming months. “The leveling off of openings in recent months suggest a more moderate pace of hiring ahead,” said Sarah House, an economist with the bank Wells Fargo. But total hires rose 4.4 percent to 5.55...

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Bullied Tennessee Boy’s Mom Embraces Confederate Flag

[ad_1] Scores of A-list celebs have reached out to a young Knoxville, Tennessee boy who shared a heartbreaking video recounting his experience of being bullied at school – but past photos of the boy’s family posing with the Confederate flag has caused some to debate whether African Americans celebs should voice their support. Cardi B, Snoop Dogg, Rihanna, Heather Headley and a number of black athletes have joined the multitude of famous names supporting elementary school student Keaton Jones. On Friday, his mom, Kimberly Jones, posted his tearful video on Facebook, shortly after picking up Keaton from school because he was...

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Chicago Englewood Four Has $31 Million Settlement Wrongful Conviction

[ad_1] Four men reached a $31 million settlement with Chicago for their wrongful conviction, The Chicago Sun Times reported. The so-called “Englewood Four” were teenagers when the police coerced them into confessing to a rape and murder they did not commit. “These were four young men who no way possible they could have committed the crime they were manipulated and coerced into confessing to. They all spent . . . over a decade in prison for something they didn’t do. The number is very large, and the magnitude of the injury is very large,” said attorney Locke Bowman, who represents one...

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Barack Obama Records Robocall Rejecting Roy Moore

[ad_1] Barack Obama has broken his silence on the Alabama Senate race. The former president recorded a phone message imploring voters to go to the polls Tuesday to reject the candidacy of Republican Roy Moore, currently riddled with allegations of past sexual misconduct against teen girls. “This one’s serious,” Obama says in the call. “You can’t sit it out.” “Doug Jones is a fighter for equality, for progress,” Obama says. “Doug will be our champion for justice. So get out and vote, Alabama.” Two Democratic officials familiar with the Alabama race tell CNN that Obama recorded the phone message in recent days, at the...

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List Of Nominees For 75th Golden Globe Awards

[ad_1] BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Nominees for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: MOTION PICTURES __Picture, Drama: “Call Me By Your Name,” ”Dunkirk,” ”The Post,” The Shape of Water” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.” —Picture, Musical or Comedy: “The Disaster Artist,” ”Get Out,” ”The Greatest Showman,” ”Lady Bird” and “I, Tonya.” —Director: Guillermo Del Toro, “The Shape of Water,” Martin McDonagh, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Christopher Nolan, “Dunkirk,” Ridley Scott, “All the Money in the World,” Steven Spielberg, “The Post.” __ Actress, Drama: Jessica Chastain, “Molly’s Game,” Sally Hawkins, “The...

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White Man Not Guilty Attacking Black Women

[ad_1] A Virginia man facing hate crime charges for attacking a Black woman has been found not guilty by reason of insanity. According to the Richmond-Times Dispatch, Matthew R. Ellis was accused of attacking the victim last year after he pulled up to her car at a traffic light and yelled obscenities through his car window. He then followed and rear-ended her car, before pulling the victim out of her car by the ankles and threatening to kill her. The newspaper also noted that it took multiple men to stop him from attacking her further. It’s important to point out that when being questioned...

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NYPD Is Responding To Report Of Times Square Area Explosion

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department says it is responding to a report of an explosion near Times Square. The response is centered in the area of the Port Authority bus terminal. It’s led to delays along some of the subway lines that pass beneath the bus terminal. Some passengers have been evacuated as a precaution. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter! (Photo Credit: Getty Images) Also On Black America Web: [ad_2] Source link ...

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