• President Obama Delivers Powerful Eulogy

    Jul 2, 2015, 9:24 a.m.

    President Barack Obama used his eulogy for a slain pastor to deliver an unvarnished lecture on America's racial history Friday, and then boldly sang "Amazing Grace," a spiritual meant to summon hope in the darkest of times.
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  • IVN Publisher Awarded "2015 Man of the Year"

    Jul 2, 2015, 9:38 a.m.

    Servants Arms Community Based Organization, is a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation that focuses on meeting needs in the community. Our current programs include; Feeding the Homeless, Community Food Pantry, Annual Community Enhancement Program, Community Basketball League, Academic Tutorial Program, Free-at-Last Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation and Veteran Supportive Services.
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  • String of Fires at 6 Black Churches Scrutinized

    Jul 2, 2015, 9:42 a.m.

    This week's fires come amid a tense time in some Southern cities after a shooting by an alleged racist at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, left nine dead. The result has been a push for the removal of the Confederate flag from several state Capitols amid reignited debates over the region's racial history. A senior official from the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said they have special agents, certified fire investigators, looking into the different fires.
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Estate Planning: Bridging the Gap between Life and Death

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The National Sports Beat with Brad Pye Jr.

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Declutting Your Home Garage

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Ebony Magazine gets a New Editor-in-Chief

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CA Public Utilities Commission Has Option to FIx Broken Residential Rate

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