Daily Archives: August 14, 2017

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Wrestling Legend Ric Flair is in a Coma

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Legendary wrestler and entertainer Ric Flair, 68, was admitted to an Atlanta area hospital over the weekend. “The Nature Boy” was  put in a medically induced coma according to Dailymail.com.  Melinda Morris Zanoni of Legacy Talent, a company that represents Flair went on Twitter Sunday night and encouraged his friends and supporters to pray for him. To read more about this story click here.

Only black CEO on Trump’s manufacturing board quits over Charlottesville saying he is taking a ‘stand against intolerance and extremism’

President Trump’s response to violence in Charlottesville has been widely panned as he hasn’t called out KKK members, neo Nazis or white supremacists 

By Nikki Schwab

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The only black member of President Trump‘s American Manufacturing Council quit on Monday over the president’s response to the violence in Charlottesville, calling on American leaders to clearly reject ‘expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy.’  Continue reading

Disney Cut Ties with Netflix and will Start their Own Streaming Service

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The Walt Disney company announced last week that it will be ending it’s deal with Netflix and will be starting their own streaming service. The company said it will start two subscription streaming services that will provide sports, movies and television programming to its consumers. To read more about this story click here.