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Questlove and Prince Estate Team Up for Orchestral Tribute

4U: A Symphonic Celebration of Prince will visit 33 cities in September and October.

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EPA, White House Blocked Release of Study on Widespread Water Contamination

Emails released under the Freedom of Information Act show the decision was driven by politics, not health.

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Trailer for 'Love Is_' Explores Black Power Couple's Origin Story

Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil drew from their own lives to develop this OWN series about two artists’ 20-year journey through love.

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New York City Officials Vow to Revamp Marijuana Policy

The mayor and district attorneys promise to limit prosecutions for most offenses, but reform advocates remain weary in absence of codified law.

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