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From HuffingtonPost.com: Elizabeth Taylor is engaged to be married for the ninth time, Us Weekly reports. Taylor, 78, recently got engaged to Jason Winters, 49, of Sterling Winters Management, a source tells the magazine. The couple has yet to confirm the news. “It’s no secret that they’ve been together forever and are in love, so […]

Via The Louisiana Weekly: WASHINGTON (Special to the NNPA from the Howard University News Service)  — A woman pokes and pinches her face in front of a mirror, wondering if a smaller nose and thinner lips will boost her confidence. A patient stands in a gown as her doctor draws surgical lines on her body, […]

From ABC News: Walmart is raising eyebrows after cutting the price of a black Barbie doll to nearly half of that of the doll’s white counterpart at one store and possibly others. A photo first posted to the humor Web site FunnyJunk.com and later to the Latino Web site Guanabee.com shows packages of Mattel’s Ballerina […]

From the NY Times: Blacks and Hispanics are less likely than whites to develop melanoma, but when they learn they have it, the skin cancer is often at an advanced stage, a new study of cases in Florida has found. The study, in The Archives of Dermatology, used data from the Florida Cancer Data System, […]