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Sentencing looms in Charlottesville attack; man seeks mercy

The avowed white supremacist who plowed his car into counterdemonstrators opposing a white nationalist rally in Virginia two years ago.

Philadelphia street renamed for Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali was a legend as a boxer, philanthropist and social activist.

Black leaders push for fair 2020 census count

Leaders of numerous African American organizations recently convened to deal with the upcoming 2020 census that could affect available resources and the political representation of Blacks in the century’s third decade.

Albany punts on marijuana

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo said legalizing marijuana was a priority for him and for the state legislature. Apparently, priorities have changed.

Phoenix police incident outrages nation

International outrage continues in Phoenix after a video of police drawing their guns on a Black couple and their children who were accused of shoplifting in Phoenix went viral.

O.J. Simpson says he’ll use new Twitter account to ‘set the record straight’

O.J. Simpson says he plans to use his new Twitter account to “set the record straight,” as well as to talk sports, fantasy football and even some politics.

Thousands of police officers outed in slew of racist Facebook posts

Far too many law enforcement officers – from rookies to the highest ranking – view African Americans as “dogs,” and some punch in believing that, “it’s a good day for a chokehold.”

America’s Natural Gas and Oil Industry is Hiring, Building Diversity

The economy is booming, but that doesn’t mean it’s all Easy Street for American families.

OJ Simpson says ‘Life is fine’ after prison

After 25 years living under the shadow of one of the nation’s most notorious murder cases, O.J. Simpson says his life has entered a phase he calls the “no negative zone.”

Vet's body returned with organs missing

Two days before he died, Everett Palmer Jr. called his brother, Dwayne, to tell him he was on his way from Delaware to New York to visit him and their sick mother.

Barack and Michelle Obama set to produce exclusive podcasts for Spotify

Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company will start working with Spotify to produce podcasts, similar to its multi-year production deal with Netflix to produce TV shows and films.

Trump-appointed judge rules in his favor

Amid voices calling for Trump not to desecrate the D-Day commemoration on Thursday in Normandy, France, the occupant of the Oval Office trudged ahead, at the same time tweeting at his Democratic opponents and others who challenge his authority, including ...

Harris County Medical Examiner Determines Human Remains Found in Arkansas Belong to Missing 4-Year-Old Maleah Davis

Although people following the case of missing 4-year-old Maleah Davis had braced themselves about the possible outcome of not finding little Maleah alive...

The List of Black and Missing Continues to Grow

Type the name Tawny Reed in the Google search engine and click on “News.”

Sephora to close US stores on June 5 for inclusion workshops

Sephora says it will close all its U.S. stores on the morning of June 5 to host “inclusion workshops” for its employees.

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