Beyonce sipping a Slurpee

Are you thirsty?

Convenience store chain 7-Eleven is taking advantage of the free promotional bonanza from pop singer Beyonce. The 34-year-old mother-of-one posted a social media photo of herself sipping a giant Slurpee to promote her music video “7/11” off her upcoming Beyonce Platinum box set.

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Tamir Rice

A 12-year-old Cleveland boy died one day after he was shot by a police officer who responded to a call about a boy pointing a gun at a playground. The man who called 911 told the dispatcher that the gun was “probably fake” and it was scaring everyone. But the dispatcher did not pass that information on to responding officers.

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Rudy Giuliani and Michael Eric Dyson

Politicians like Rudy Giuliani are revealing their racial bias with more frequency now that a biracial man is in the White House. Giuliani didn’t bite his tongue when he came to the defense of Darren Wilson, the racist Ferguson, MO. police officer who gunned down a black teenager in cold blood.

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Iggy Azalea Wins

Iggy Azalea Wins

Aussie rapper Iggy Azalea won the American Music Award for Best Rap/Hip Hop Album over more deserving rappers Drake and Eminem during the live telecast last night. Iggy also won Favorite artist Rap/Hip-Hop. It was one of those moments in music history that galvanized the hip hop community against one artist.

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