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Tax season never ends for the self-employed

MONEY MATTERS: Making accurate quarterly tax payments on schedule can help avoid interest penalties for underpayment and keep you from falling behind with the IRS.

MONEY MATTERS: Making accurate quarterly tax payments on schedule can help avoid interest penalties for underpayment and keep you from falling behind with the IRS.

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Let’s march from Shelby County (Ala.) to D.C.

After commemorating the Selma-to-Montgomery March the goal must be getting Congress to protect the integrity of voting in the U.S.

After commemorating the Selma-to-Montgomery March the goal must be getting Congress to protect the integrity of voting in the U.S.

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African Americans still underrepresented at all levels of politics

New report: “50 Years of The Voting Rights Act: The State of Race in Politics.”

New report: “50 Years of The Voting Rights Act: The State of Race in Politics.”

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Black Enterprise’s 50 Most Powerful Women In Corporate America

The executives will be honored during the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit.

The executives will be honored during the Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit.

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Tennessee Black Caucus renews call for apology from state GOP lawmaker

Letter sent to GOP Caucus chairman asking him to take action against Rep. Sheila Butt of Columbia.

Letter sent to GOP Caucus chairman asking him to take action against Rep. Sheila Butt of Columbia.

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Major league baseball’s 1st black Latino star Minoso dies

Amazing ride ends for the “Cuban Comet.”

Amazing ride ends for the “Cuban Comet.”

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Obama invoking civil rights struggles past and present

President’s week includes Selma speech and meeting with police task force appointed after Michael Brown Jr.’s death in August.

President’s week includes Selma speech and meeting with police task force appointed after Michael Brown Jr.’s death in August.

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Rape and the myth of ‘the strong black woman’

SPECIAL REPORT: Rape in the black community.

SPECIAL REPORT: Rape in the black community.

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Omega-3 results show local need to eat more seafood

Seafood’s Omega 3 fatty acids needed to ward off diseases and reduce heart attack risks.

Seafood’s Omega 3 fatty acids needed to ward off diseases and reduce heart attack risks.

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Wendell Donelson: Perfectly fit for catering

ON OUR WAY TO WEALTHY: Chef Donelson has mastered the task of catering by learning from the best.

ON OUR WAY TO WEALTHY: Chef Donelson has mastered the task of catering by learning from the best.

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Tennessee Black Caucus seeks apology from GOP lawmaker

Calling her Facebook post “racist,” Caucus calls for removal of Rep. Sheila Butt from House leadership position.

Calling her Facebook post “racist,” Caucus calls for removal of Rep. Sheila Butt from House leadership position.

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All-Star games need 3Rs: review, revamp and reestablishment

The NBA All-Star Game and the NFL Pro Bowl need upgrades and here are some recommendations for the commissioners.

The NBA All-Star Game and the NFL Pro Bowl need upgrades and here are some recommendations for the commissioners.

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The MOVE bombing 30 years later

Lessons learned – and yet to be learned – probed at panel discussion at Community College of Philadelphia.

Lessons learned – and yet to be learned – probed at panel discussion at Community College of Philadelphia.

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Children need early exposure to a strong language and literacy environment

Early language and literacy development affects academic and life outcomes.

Early language and literacy development affects academic and life outcomes.

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It matters: Media representation of black lives

“Indirectly and sometimes quite directly, the media perpetuates racism, classism, ageism and disgust both within and outside of the black community.”

“Indirectly and sometimes quite directly, the media perpetuates racism, classism, ageism and disgust both within and outside of the black community.”

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Rousing farewell concert is a testament of love for Shontelle Norman-Beatty

The Gospel recording artist is relocating to Houston.

The Gospel recording artist is relocating to Houston.

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C.J. ‘Superstar’Morgan – worthy of praise and our support

Memphis Music Monday on March 2nd will be a benefit for the health-challenged radio personality.

Memphis Music Monday on March 2nd will be a benefit for the health-challenged radio personality.

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Memphis goes down in ‘physical game’

No. 21 SMU beats Memphis 66-57.

No. 21 SMU beats Memphis 66-57.

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NBA trailblazer dies at 86

Earl Lloyd was the first African-American player in the NBA.

Earl Lloyd was the first African-American player in the NBA.

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Stand-your-ground panel probes #BlackLivesMatter and more

Exchange at the University of Memphis put a current-events spin on African American History Month.

Exchange at the University of Memphis put a current-events spin on African American History Month.

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