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Aretha Franklin, Detroit, Money, Music, News, Real Estate, Top Stories -

The last property owned in Detroit by late singing legend Aretha Franklin, a 5,600-square-foot mansion, has been sold for less than half a million dollars.

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'Scream' Mask, Copyright Infringement, Fun World, Money, Scary Terry, Sports, Terry Rozier, Top Stories -

Celtics guard Terry Rozier is being sued by the company behind the iconic “Scream” mask from the 1996 horror film, accusing him of selling his own merchandise using the copyrighted image.

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"Money", Cardi B, Cardi B cover art, Cardi B nude, Cardi B single, Entertainment, Kulture, Music, News, Offset, Style, Video -

  Cardi B just dropped her latest single, “Money.” First, the rapper teased the cover art for the track and announced the song would drop on Thursday. View this post on Instagram MY SINGLE “MONEY” will be out on THURSDAY 12:30pm A post shared by CARDIVENOM (@iamcardib) on Oct 22, 2018 at 4:49pm PDT […]

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Amara Enyia, Chance the Rapper, Chicago Mayor, Donald Trump, Entertainment, Kanye, Kanye donates $73k, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Kim Kardashian West, Money, Music, News, Politics, Popular Culture, Video, yeezb -

  Kanye West just put his money where his mouth is not. The rapper who has been championing Donald Trump donated $73,540 to the campaign of Chicago Mayoral candidate Amara Enyia on Monday, according to the Illinois State Board of Elections. The generous contribution is the exact amount Enyia was fined for failing to file documents properly during […]

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expensive, how the hell do people pay for weddings, marriage, money, olive garden, part 2, weddings -

In a little over a week, I will be a married man. I’m not entirely sure that I’ve fully grasped what that means yet but I also know that I do not have the time yet to even think about it. If it ain’t this thing that needs to get done, it’s that thing that needs to get done. Add in great opportunities that have to be…

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Dewayne Johnson, Featured, Health, Money, Monsanto, News, Poison, Terminal Cancer, Weed Killer -

A California jury has awarded a terminally ill man more than $200 million after ruling that his non-Hodgkins lymphoma was at least partly due to using glyphosate, the primary ingredient in popular weed killer, Roundup.

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Black debt, Black Women, black women student loan debt, Education, Money, News, student loan debt -

It seems as if Black women are always getting the short end of the stick and the education system is no different. A recent study showed that Black women graduate from college with more student loan debt than any other group. According to Newsweek, a 2018 report found that women make up nearly two-thirds of the […]

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Child Support, Divorce, Entertainment, Featured, Jesse Williams, Money, Television, Trial -

The Grey’s Anatomy star filed court documents on Friday in Los Angeles seeking to modify his current child support payments

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Amazon, Business, Featured, Money, Neo-Nazi, News, Paraphernalia, Politics, Profits, Racist -

The online retail giant is failing to adhere to its own policies by allowing the sales of the inflammatory products.

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Comedy, Defamation, Entertainment, Failed, Featured, Film, Money, The Last Black Unicorn, Tiffany Haddish, William Stewart -

The lawyer representing Tiffany Haddish said in a recent court filing in Los Angeles that her ex-husband failed to ask her to “clarify, correct or retract,” alleged false statements made about him in her bestselling memoir, The Last Black Unicorn.

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Childish Gambino, Donald Glover, Entertainment, Featured, Glassnote Entertainment Group, Money, Music, Music Streaming, Sued -

Grammy-winning artist Donald Glover is being sued by his former record label for allegedly not paying it a fair share of his profits.

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Animated Film, Comedy, Entertainment, Film, Money, Sequel, She Ready, The Last Black Unicorn, The Lego Movie, Tiffany Haddish, Warner Brothers -

Comedian Tiffany Haddish signs on to a starring role in upcoming "The Lego Movie' sequel

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British Royals, Entertainment, Meghan Markle, Money, Pre Nup, Prince Harry, Prince William, Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth II, Video -

Prince Harry reportedly refuses to sign a pre-nup in advance of his marriage to actress Meghan Markle

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Donald Trump, Featured, GOP Tax Bill, GOP Tax Plan, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Republicans -

The highly unpopular bill is the greatest heist in modern history

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Africa, double taxation treaties, losing, money, News, Uganda, World -

Multinational companies could be robbing Uganda of billions of shillings through double taxation treaties (DTTs), […]

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Memphis Grizzlies, Minority Owners, Money, NBA, NBA Owners, News, Penny Hardaway, Penny Hardaway Grizzlies, Sports -

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — NFL quarterback Peyton Manning and his wife, Ashley, and former NBA player Penny Hardaway have agreed to join the group of minority owners for the Memphis Grizzlies, said a person familiar with the deal...

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AIDS, Disease, Donation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Living, Money, National Institutes of Health, Vaccine -

WASHINGTON (AP) - Science now has the tools to slash the spread of HIV even without a vaccine...

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Barack Obama, Beyoncé, Black 1 Percent, Celebrity, Donations, Election 2012, Fundraising, Jay Z, Koch Brothers, Mariah Carey, Mitt Romney, Money, Opinion, Politics, Super PACs -

OPINION - To date, the president's major Hollywood fundraisers have all been hosted by almost exclusively white celebrities...

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Barack Obama, Democrats, Election 2012, Fundraising, Mitt Romney, Money, Politics -

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign and the Democratic party raised $71 million in June, well below the $106 million hauled in by rival Mitt Romney and the Republican party during the same period...

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Angela Simmons, Celebrity, Entertainment, Financial Planning, Kelis, Lauryn Hill, Lil Kim, Money, Opinion, Ron Isley, Tax Evasion, Taxes, Vanessa Simmons, Wesley Snipes -

OPINION - Unfortunately (and perhaps to a conspiracy theorist, by no coincidence at all) black celebrities comprise some of the most frequent examples of tax evasion...

The post From Lauryn Hill to Wesley Snipes: Why do black celebs have trouble paying their taxes? appeared first on theGrio.

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Fundraising, George Zimmerman, Legal Defense, Mark O'Mara, Money, News, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - George Zimmerman has raised $20,000 from donations in the 24 hours since a judge set his bond at $1 million...

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Accountants, Bookeeping, Entertainment, Lawsuit, Money, Music, Rihanna -

NEW YORK (AP) - Rihanna sued her former accountants Thursday, blaming them for tens of millions of dollars in losses, shoddy bookkeeping...

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Business, CNBC Market Update, Family Dollar, Gas Prices, GDP, General Mills, Home Prices, Homes, K-B Home, Money, Video, Walgreens -

VIDEO - We expect earnings reports this week from general mills, Walgreens, family dollar and k-b home...

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2012 Campaign, Barack Obama, Election 2012, Fundraising, Mitt Romney, Money, Politics -

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign said Wednesday it expects the president to become the first incumbent to be outspent by his opponent...

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George Zimmerman, Money, News, Shellie Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Records released by prosecutors show the wife of a former neighborhood watch leader who killed Trayvon Martin had almost $63,000 in her bank account...

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Business, Economy, Federal Reserve, Homeowners, Household Worth, Money, Net Worth, Recession -

theGRIO REPORT - We’ve endured The Great Recession and many of us feel as if we’re still in the midst of it. The Federal Reserve recently issued a report on just how negatively The Great Recession impacted Americans’ bottom line...

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George Zimmerman, Mark O'Mara, Money, News, Shellie Zimmerman, The Zimmermans, Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martin Case -

theGRIO REPORT - The lawyer for George Zimmerman says Zimmerman and his wife used a 'simplistic code' to conceal the amount of money they had, but not from the judge....

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Hurricane Katrina, Katrina, Mississippi, Money, New Orleans, News, Sewage, Sewer -

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) - Officials in Mississippi took private property and spent tens of millions of dollars in Hurricane Katrina recovery money on sewage plants that may not be needed for decades...

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Charlie Rangel, Congress, Congressman, Debt, Election 2012, Harlem, Money, New York, Politics, Primary, representatives, U.S. House of Representatives -

This is Rangel's toughest primary campaign in his 42-years in Congress and it appears that his campaign is having money trouble...

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