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Bro. Charles Statement on TOUCH FM raid

The FCC raided the office of Dorchester-based company TOUCH 106.1 FM on April 17th, 2014.
TOUCH 106.1 FM would like to say THANK YOU Boston for the wonderful 8 yrs we had together.
The staff, volunteers, radio personalities, and management which makes up TOUCHFM will continue to be the voice of the people of Boston.

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ACTION PLAN FOR MEN AND YOUTH TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR STREET

ACTION PLAN FOR MEN AND YOUTH TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF THEIR STREET
Accepting Your Responsibility to Rebuild Your Community

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Nicki Minaj Announces December Release Date For ‘The Pink Print’ [VIDEO]

Nicki Minaj has finally offered up an ETA on her upcoming album “The Pink Print”!

The rap diva surprised her fans tonight by revealing that her next studio project will becoming just in time for Christmas. She dropped two clips on Instagram, announcing that The Pink Print will be out on …read more

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Florida Judge Removed From Bench For Selling Religious Books From Her Office

Judge Judith Hawkins (pictured) has been removed from the bench by the Florida Supreme Court for selling religious periodicals from her office as part of her for-profit ministry, according to Tallahassee Democrat.

The Leon County judge, who reportedly used her office for personal gain, sold her Gaza Road Ministries …read more

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$2 Million Deal Reached In Hot NYC Jail Cell Death

NEW YORK (AP) — The city on Friday reached a $2.25 million settlement with the mother of a mentally ill, homeless former U.S. Marine who died earlier this year in a 101-degree jail cell, the comptroller said.

Jerome Murdough, 56, died in a mental observation unit on Rikers Island jail. Officials …read more

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Are Missouri Dems Pushing the DOJ to End Michael Brown Investigation?

Questions have been raised in Ferguson, Mo., about the role of that state’s senior U.S. senator: Did either Sen. Claire McCaskill or her staff communicate to the Department of Justice that it should end its Ferguson investigation after the local grand jury ends its own?

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Two Children Found Abandoned in Long Beach, California  

Authorities are looking for help identifying two young children that were found abandoned in Long Beach, California, CBS Los Angeles reports.

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Police: Suspected NC Court Gunman Turns Himself In After Brother Is Charged

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man suspected of opening fire this week on two victims in front of a courthouse turned himself in hours after his brother was charged in the crime, authorities said Thursday.

Brandon Tremaine Morris, whom investigators identified as the gunman in Tuesday’s shooting, was being questioned by …read more

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Scandal Recap: 10 Life Lessons

In addition to causing emotional upheaval for #TeamFitz, #TeamJake and everyone in between, Thursday night’s episode also taught us 10 life lessons:

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Thomas Eric Duncan’s Fiancée Struggles To Rebuild Life

DALLAS (AP) — The fiancée of Ebola victim Thomas Eric Duncan is struggling to recover after losing her future husband along with most of her personal belongings, and she says she is effectively homeless due to the lingering stigma of the virus.

Louise Troh has been cleared of the deadly virus …read more

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Court Order Temporarily Restricts Nurse’s Movement

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — Maine health officials obtained a 24-hour court order restricting Kaci Hickox’s movement after the nurse repeatedly defied the state’s quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

A judge granted the order Thursday limiting Hickox’s travel, requiring a three-foot buffer if she encounters people, and …read more

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Katt Williams Says He and Suge Didn’t Take Photog’s Camera (Watch)

Funnyman Katt Williams is speaking out about his and Suge Knight‘s recent arrests.

Straight up, the arrests are false says the Katt man. He says they were not trying to steal a camera. They were trying to protect a 5-year-old child from an unethical photographer.

In Malibu, after he was released, Katt …read more

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Columnist Fired After He Calls Michael Brown an Animal That Had to Be Put Down  

A Charleston, W.Va., columnist has lost his job after referring to Michael Brown as an animal.

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Lawyer Wants UVA Suspect To Have Sanity Evaluated

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — An attorney for the man accused of abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham said Friday that he wants his client to be evaluated to determine his sanity.

Attorney James Camblos made the request for a psychiatric evaluation at an arraignment for Jesse L. Matthew Jr., 32, …read more

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‘Queen Latifah Show’: Cosby Canceled Himself, Not Us (Over Rape Allegations)

Rape allegations against Bill Cosby had nothing to do with the cancellation of the sitcom veteran’s scheduled appearance on “The Queen Latifah Show.” At least not from the show’s point of view.

A statement released to thegrio.com said that Cosby’s cancellation was done at his request.“Mr. Cosby’s scheduled appearance on The …read more

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Nate Parker Talks To New Film, ‘Beyond The Lights’

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Actor Nate Parker stopped by the Tom Joyner Morning Show in New York City to talk about his new film, ‘Beyond The Lights’.

Aside from his work in Beyond the Lights, Parker is a filmmaker as well. …read more

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2 Boys Sue Govt, Malaysia Airlines Over Flight 370

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Two Malaysian children sued Malaysia Airlines and the government on Friday over the loss of their father on Flight 370, the first lawsuit filed in the country by relatives of those aboard the jetliner that mysteriously disappeared eight months ago.

Jee Kinson, 13, and Jee Kinland, …read more

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White Teacher Reportedly Tells Student that Killing all the Black People is on Her ‘Bucket List’

A student at Camden County High School, in North Carolina was having lunch in the classroom when she began discussing with their teacher items on her bucket list.

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Robin Thicke, Pharrell Lose Legal Round Against Marvin Gaye’s Family

A judge on Thursday denied Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke’s motion for summary judgment in a lawsuit that accuses their blockbuster hit “Blurred Lines” of borrowing way too much from Marvin Gaye’s 1977 classic “Got to Give It Up.’

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the two musicians filed a lawsuit in …read more

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J. Anthony Brown’s Murdered Hit: ‘iCloud Lying’ [LISTEN]

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10/31/14- Our resident funny man J. Anthony Brown is back with another murdered hit! Get ready to laugh out loud and leave us your comments!

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Comedian Donnell Rawlings Talks Kevin Hart, Upcoming Performance At Caroline’s

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Comedian Donnell Rawlings stopped by the TJMS crew in New York to dish on all things funny including his method of noticing when a fellow comedian has made it (somebody call Kevin Hart) and his upcoming …read more

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Denzel Washington, Charles Barkley & LL Cool J Talk Celebrity Headlines By Way Of Comedian Aries Spears [LISTEN]

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Comedian/Actor Aries Spears is performing at the Arlington Improv this weekend, but before he steps on stage he stopped by the Tom Joyner Morning Show to talk about the latest celebrity headlines…and of course some of …read more

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Maine Nurse: Stop Your Ebola Quarantine or I’ll Sue

They say the CIA ain’t got nothin’ on a woman with a plan.

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40,000 Ga. Voter-Registration Applications Are Still M.I.A.

In the ongoing saga of the estimated 40,000 voter-registration applications that went missing in Georgia, Brian Kemp, the secretary of state, initially said that he processed the missing applications and that the registrants (who are predominantly black and Hispanic) were now on the rolls and would be able to …read more

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Chef Carla Hall Uses Kickstarter To Open Restaurant

Carla Hall has hit her Kickstarter goal to open her new eatery according to the Associated Press.

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Tamar Braxton Undecided on Whether to Return to ‘Braxton Family Values’ [WATCH]

Ask Tamar Braxton about whether she’ll be back for another season of “Braxton Family Values” and the answer may not be as simple as “yes” or “no.”

According to Sister 2 Sister, things are up in the air for Tamar.

“I’ve not quite made up my mind yet,” she said.

With all the …read more

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Who Owned My Mixed-Race Ancestor in Louisiana?

Dear Professor Gates:

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Who Owned My Mixed-Race Ancestor in Louisiana?

Dear Professor Gates:

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