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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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WWE Wrestler Arrested For Assaulting His Pro Wrestler Wife

[ad_1] In Florida, a WWE professional wrestler was arrested for, “falsely imprisoning and battering his newlywed wife,” who happens to be a professional wrestler herself. ABC News reports, 26-year-old WWE, World Wrestling Entertainment, wrestler Rich Swann was arrested and suspended by the company indefinitely. In an arrest document by the Gainsville Police Department, it states that Swann was driving after a match his wife, Vannarah Riggs, was in the two got into an argument. In the document, police say, “(Swann) was critiquing (his wife’s) performance and began getting angry with her.” It continues, “She got scared that the argument was going to escalate...

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Pioneering Journalist Simeon Booker Dies At Age 99

[ad_1] WASHINGTON (AP) — Simeon Booker, a trail-blazing African-American journalist and the first full-time black reporter at The Washington Post, died Sunday at the age of 99. Booker died at an assisted-living community in Solomons, Maryland, according to a Post obituary, citing his wife Carol. He had recently been hospitalized for pneumonia. Booker served for decades as the Washington bureau chief for the iconic African-American publications Jet, a weekly, and Ebony, a monthly. He is credited with bringing to national prominence the 1955 death of Emmett Till, the 14-year old African-American boy whose brutal murder in Mississippi became a galvanizing point for...

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Little Known Black History Fact: Roselyn Payne Epps

[ad_1] The late Dr. Roselyn Payne Epps was a pioneering pediatrician and medical administrator who achieved some notable firsts in her long career. Dr. Epps is the first Black national president of the American Medical Women’s Association, and we take a look back at her career on her day of birth. Epps was born on this day in 1930 in Little Rock, Arkansas and raised primarily by her educator parents in Savannah, Georgia, growing up on the campuses of Savannah State University. Epps attended Howard University in 1951, earning both her undergraduate and master’s degrees there. She began working in a...

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Black Boys Are Heroes, Too

[ad_1] “I really don’t see how special it is. I just see it as a normal thing.” –– Malikah Barfield Two teenage boys from Glendale, Arizona are being hailed as humble heroes. Their split-second random act of kindness is a tale of courage, selflessness and intelligence. They deserve all the accolades bestowed on them — and the ceremony held in their honor. Here’s what happened: Malikah Barfield, 14, and Bryson Burris, 12, heard a woman crying and saw smoke coming from a nearby apartment on October 12. The boys didn’t hesitate — they grabbed a fire extinguisher and doused the flames. What the boys could not...

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Chris Bosh’s Mother Suspected In Trap House Investigation

[ad_1] *We’re not sure of what to make of this story about Chris Bosh … and his mother, Freida Bosh. That’s because a Texas house owned by the former NBA star appears to have all the trappings of a … well, trap house. We’re talking iron gates, security cameras and more, according to police part of a raid on the place. Freida Bosh is listed as a suspect in an alleged crack cocaine and heroin trafficking operation based out of the home in DeSoto, Texas. Check this out. Authorities did a covert sting operation to obtain evidence which included sending an undercover officer to the home on...

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Chante Moore Accused Of Financing Album With Dirty Money

[ad_1] Singer Chanté Moore finds herself embroiled in a real messy situation. The R&B Divas: LA star is accused of knowingly accepting money that was fraudulently obtained by a criminal enterprise and using it to produce her latest album and artificially inflate her sales, according to The Blast. The report goes on to say that Moore is wrapped up in a complicated fraud and racketeering case that essentially led to two men claiming they were defrauded out of $3.6 million. The men who got fleeced claim their money was used to open a hair bar in Georgia, buy a house, and support Moore’s career. In their lawsuit,...

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Bitcoin Transaction Fees Explained

What is a Bitcoin transaction fee? Who does it go to? How is it calculated? Why have fees been going up lately? This week I answer all these questions and more. SCALING DEBATE VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmGEuriu1u8&t LET'S TALK BITCOIN EPISODE: https://letstalkbitcoin.com/blog/post/lets-talk-bitcoin-333-on-consensus-and-all-kinds-of-forks MUSIC: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qGdH4CKnLA TIPS: BITCOIN 1E74VZ8XQDKjEdovgH9tNWcynX1Nc6NTD LITECOIN LSPGEv5qyN7LH9euwouuPbSXUhrvZuSLYP ETHEREUM 0xB16bB3A76208AE22461B99D1048218FAe15E2A45 DASH XceZWrr3nN8jjrHxwxRGDcT461nEnncLxB source...

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