Pizza Order Helped Track Down ‘Affluenza’ Teen & Mom | News One

Affluenza teen Ethan Couch was discovered by authorities after a phone order to Domino’s Pizza gave away his location, FOX News reports. Authorities say Couch, 18, and his mother Tonya, 48, attempted

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HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS: MEADOWLARK LEMON, THE “CLOWN PRINCE” OF THE GLOBETROTTERS, HAS DIED

Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon

Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon balances a basketball on his finger for the benefit of children attending a children’s benefit toy auction at New York’s Tavern on the Green (AP Photo/Dave Pickoff)

Monday, December 28, 2015 10:01AM

Former Harlem Globetrotters star Meadowlark Lemon has died. He was 83.

Globetrotters spokesman Brett Meister said Lemon’s wife and daughter confirmed to the team that he died Sunday in Scottsdale, Ariz. Meister did not know the cause of death.

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African-Americans Considered Most Religious Group of People in the United States |

African-Americans have always been #religious people. #Religion has always been something taught from a very early age. #Black people enjoy attending church, listening to the teachings of their Pastor, and voicing their love for God through song and praise. But, did you know that studies show that a

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First Black Owned American Film Production Company: Lincoln Motion Picture |

The #Lincoln Motion Picture Company was the first American film production company that was owned by African Americans. The company was founded in 1915 as the first producer of race movies by brothers George and #Noble Johnson.  Noble Johnson was a young and small-time actor, and George worked for t

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“No one should have to go bankrupt to pay for the drugs they need to stay alive”

By the end of the year Bristol-Myers Squibb will stop providing my medication through its Patient Assistance Foundation (PAF). The drug I use to stay balanced and get me through the day would now be nearly completely unaffordable for me. A 30-day-prescription that I currently get for free will soon cost me a minimum of $275 out of pocket without the help of PAF. As someone who lives on a fixed income, I am worried that I will soon have to choose between the food on my plate and the medicine I need to keep me healthy.

Gene Green reintroduces legislation to designate Buffalo Bayou as a National Heritage Area (Chron.com)

by Allie Wright, Houston Chronicle Texas Rep. Gene Green reintroduced a bill Thursday that would designate the Buffalo Bayou in Houston as a National Heritage Area. Click here to continue reading.

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