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The hottest news from black people on Twitter

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Top tweets by black stars

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A Mother’s Prayer Request for Son With Cancer Goes Viral

By Yesha Callahan A woman’s 5-year-old son was recently diagnosed with brain cancer, and her prayer request has been heard around the world. Read More

#BlackOutDay Takes Over Social Media

By Yesha Callahan Black is beautiful on social media. Read More

Nail-Salon Dispute Over Owner’s Refusal to Polish Child’s Nails Is Caught on Camera

By Yesha Callahan The customer was subsequently arrested on charges she stole a bottle of nail polish, but says she didn’t take anything. Read More

Jeremy ‘#PrisonBae’ Meeks Plans to Have Modeling Career After Prison

By Yesha Callahan With the help of his chisled looks, Meeks is hoping to turn his life around. Read More

Nick Gordon Enters Rehab After Dr. Phil Appearance

By Yesha Callahan Gordon’s mother staged the intervention to get her son help. Read More

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