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Memphis students won’t see TNReady scores reflected in their final report cards

Shelby County Schools has joined the growing list of Tennessee districts that won’t factor preliminary state test scores into students’ final grades this year.

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Black parents sue Mississippi for ‘inequitable’ schools

The Southern Poverty Law Center filed suit in federal court on Tuesday alleging that the poor performance of black students in Mississippi is the direct result of the state’s failure to live up to the terms of readmission to the Union at the end of the Civil War.

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Trump administration’s failure to recognize Haiti is a painful American tradition

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly announced Monday that he has extended Haiti’s Temporary Protected Status for six more months.

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Just another day for ‘The Bachelorette’ with its first black woman as the lead

The reality dating show avoids any land mines.

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West Virginia town gets its first black female police officer

Diggs: “To me, it’s not a big deal. I just put on a uniform and start my day, just like any other police officer does in this city."

Diggs: “To me, it’s not a big deal. I just put on a uniform and start my day, just like any other police officer does in this city."

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"Momma Did You Hear The News?"

Children's book helps parents talk about police brutality.

Children's book helps parents talk about police brutality.

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Lesbian "bruh-therhood" Omicron Psi Omega bites attitude, moves off black fraternity

But have they gone too far?

But have they gone too far?

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TSDtv: Talking Business and Burgers

McDonald's franchisee Darrell Byrd chats with TSD Publisher Bernal E. Smith II.

McDonald's franchisee Darrell Byrd chats with TSD Publisher Bernal E. Smith II.

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WATCH: Cornell West and Bill Maher argue over West not voting for Clinton

Oh, and Neil deGrasse Tyson watches the fireworks.

Oh, and Neil deGrasse Tyson watches the fireworks.

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What it costs to give black mothers a second chance

When Sheritha Scott found out about National Mama’s Bailout Day, she had reason not to trust it.

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5 things not to say to someone depressed

People who are depressed have a lot on their mind and with that a lot of questions they try to answer themselves: what happened, what’s wrong with me? Why can’t I do anything right? Wouldn’t people be better off if I was dead?

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7 drinks never to have after dinner

Drinks with food is necessary, normal and at most times is healthy. That is, unless you are drinking the wrong drinks.

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12-year old wins Masterchef Junior!

MasterChef Junior, the hugely popular youth cooking competition show, crowned a new champion, and she’s a 12-year-old student from Atlanta. Jasmine Stewart, a sixth-grader, took home the MasterChef trophy as well as a $100,000 grand prize.

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Snoop Dogg is working on a gospel album

During an interview on The Pharmacy on Beats 1 Radio, Snoop Dogg revealed that his next project is a gospel album.

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Drake dominates Billboard Music Awards, earns 13 to set new record

Drake was a high roller in Las Vegas, beating Adele’s record for most wins at the Billboard Music Awards.

Drake was a high roller in Las Vegas, beating Adele’s record for most wins at the Billboard Music Awards.

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Race, gender, fame questions loom as Cosby jurors sought

Trial set to start on June 5.

Trial set to start on June 5.

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St. Louis 6-Year-Old Makes Plea in Viral Video:

‘Stop Killing Each Other’

‘Stop Killing Each Other,' child pleads.

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Politics Over Paycheck?

The life of an African American host on Fox News.

The life of an African American host on Fox News.

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No, New Orleans didn't replace a Confederate statue with Obama likeness

The Associated Press fact checks that and other fake news that spread on social media.

The Associated Press fact checks that and other fake news that spread on social media in the past week.

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DC's "Black Lightning" coming to The CW

The 'hood gets a superhero to protect the innocent from a violent gang.

The 'hood gets a superhero to protect the innocent from a violent gang.

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