Professional Fulfillment Through Travel? It Could Happen

By Ryan Velez It’s often easy to try and do the right thing in your career without necessarily getting the feeling of fulfillment you are looking for. Maybe by all accounts, you’ve created a winning resume, but find that this is all being done due to someone else’s standards of success. A recent Black Enterprise blog post suggests that travel, ...

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Seattle-area architect says she was discriminated against while depositing paycheck: ‘I’m still black. People still clutch their purses when I walk past’

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A 37-year-old black woman says she was a victim of discrimination after depositing her paycheck at a KeyBank branch near Seattle. Trish Doolin, who just moved to Seattle a few weeks ago, said that an employee at a KeyBank branch in Kirkland told her to come back to the bank shortly after she deposited her check on Wednesday morning. Doolin, ...

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Obama Could End The Slaughter In Yemen Within Hours

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WASHINGTON ― If he wanted to, President Barack Obama could end ― or at least dramatically reduce ― the ongoing slaughter of civilians in Yemen. Right now, the Saudi-led coalition at war there can direct its jets to spend up to three hours pummeling the starving nation below. If Obama wanted, they might have just minutes instead. Today, the coalition ...

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Defiant Donald Trump Vows He Will ‘Never’ Drop Out Of The Race

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is vowing to go forward with his campaign, despite calls for him to drop out in the wake of a newly discovered 2005 tape of him bragging about sexually assaulting women. “I’d never withdraw. I’ve never withdrawn in my life,” Trump told The Washington Post. “No, I’m not quitting this race. I have tremendous support.” ...

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Fatally battered 6-year-old Zymere Perkins remembered as ‘articulate, playful, loving’ at Brooklyn funeral funded in part by NYPD

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The devastated family of fatally-battered Zymere Perkins gave the 6-year-old an emotional and tear-filled funeral Friday in Brooklyn. Zymere’s tiny body, dressed in a white suit and bow tie, lay in an open white satin-lined ivory casket with a white veil over the open top half. A white teddy bear, holding a red cushion heart, was propped by the boy’s ...

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Too late America: Donald Trump will be on the ballot this November

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Regretful Republicans are calling on their party elite to replace their widely reviled candidate Donald Trump in light of an extremely sexist video that shows him telling a TV host that “you can do anything” to women as long as “you’re a star” – even “grab them by the p—y.” The problem for those Republicans: it’s too late. More than ...

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CNN Panel Devolves Into Shouting Match About ‘Pussy’

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WASHINGTON ― Well? What’s left to do in this presidential campaign except shout about women’s hoohas? Ana Navarro, a Republican CNN contributor, went ahead and took care of that early Saturday. Hours after a bombshell video surfaced of GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump making lewd comments about women ― he talked about grabbing women “by the pussy,” among other things ...

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These Might Be Donald Trump’s Most Disgusting Comments Yet About Women

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An audio recording from 2005 features Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump making lewd comments about women during a conversation with then-”Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush. Excerpts of those remarks appear uncensored below. On the recording ― a video in which Trump can be overheard talking with Bush while on the way to film on the set of a soap opera ― ...

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WikiLeaks Publishes Alleged Transcripts Of Hillary Clinton’s Wall Street Speeches

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WikiLeaks on Friday published what appeared to be excerpts of paid speeches thatHillary Clinton had previously delivered behind closed doors, including to several Wall Street firms like Goldman Sachs. The excerpts, first reported by BuzzFeed, were found among thousands of hacked emails belonging to John Podesta, Clinton’s campaign chair. The excerpts were “flagged” to Podesta on Jan. 25, in the midst of ...

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Here’s How Bernie Sanders Diehards Are Plotting To Keep Donald Trump Out Of The White House

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WASHINGTON ―  Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) staunchest supporters are still feeling torn about voting for Hillary Clinton, who defeated the progressive rock star in this year’s bitter Democratic primary. But they’re acutely aware of the consequences of strategic voting that would help ensure GOP nominee Donald Trump can’t win the White House. Norman Solomon, a former Sanders delegate and a coordinator ...

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Paul Ryan Burns Final Shred Of Dignity, Will Campaign With Trump

Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence (L-R), Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Representative Steve Scalise (R-LA) laugh when a reporter Ryan called on began to ask Pence a question about his criticism of Donald Trump, during a joint news conference following a House Republican party conference meeting in Washington, U.S. September 13, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

He condemns the GOP nominee all the time. But he’s still voting for him. WASHINGTON ― Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is campaigning with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump in Wisconsin on Saturday, though it kind of seems he didn’t want you to know that. Ryan’s campaign released a media advisory Thursday titled, “Paul Ryan to Attend Annual Fall Fest in ...

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