Daily Archives: July 16, 2017

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What to Know About Rumi, the Poet Beyoncé and JAY-Z Named Their Baby After


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Since JAY-Z and Beyoncé got Rumi and Sir trademarked following the birth of their twins, fans have been speculating that those were the names the power couple had chosen for their newborns. When Beyoncé confirmed that those were in fact their names with a majestic birth announcement photo Friday (July 14), the public was thrilled to hear the news, but it begs the question — what inspired their names?  Continue reading

‘We’re losing more people to the sweets than to the streets’: Why two black pastors are suing Coca-Cola

By: Caitlin Dewey

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WASHINGTON – William Lamar, the senior pastor at D.C.’s historic Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church, is tired of presiding over funerals for parishioners who died of heart disease, diabetes and stroke. 

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