Amtrak Officer Charged in Chicago Union Station Shooting

Amtrak Officer Charged in Chicago Union Station Shooting

by #teamEBONY

The Cook County state’s attorney’s office charged LaRoyce Tankson, an Amtrak police officer, with murder on Friday. The arrest stems from a fatal shooting... Read More

Trump

Trump Considered Using the National Guard for Immigration Roundups

by #teamEBONY

The Trump administration considered a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere... Read More

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

Video Shows Restrained Man Being Pepper-Sprayed by Ohio Police

by Shantell E. Jamison

In October, Charles Wade was booked in Dayton, Ohio’s Montgomery County Jail, the same place a woman named Amber Swink had been pepper-sprayed while... Read More

Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

by Diahann Williams

Art, design, marketing, media, music, photography...she does it all. Read More

Ali

[In My Lifetime] Tip. “T.I.” Harris and an Inspirational Muhammad Ali Moment

by A.J. Springer

During the summer of 1996, unfortunately, I was waiting to go to bootcamp. But they never came and got me so I was able... Read More

My Sister’s Keeper: A Shout Out to All the Women Who Hold Us Up

My Sister’s Keeper: A Shout Out to All the Women Who Hold Us Up

by Kyra Kyles

Pro tip: Don’t trust any woman who proudly tells you her friends are all men because other ladies are just so jealous of her... Read More

Trump

How Trump Came for the Black Caucus and Failed

by Madison J. Gray

We now know why South Park won’t even do any more schtick about President Trump. The commander-in-chief is making it harder to lampoon him... Read More

Africa

Will Trump’s Policy on Africa Be an Improvement? Not Likely

by Grant Clark, Urban News Service

After a two-year election campaign and weeks into his presidency, Africans still have no idea how Donald J. Trump plans to deal with this... Read More

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

NYPD Cop Shoots Pregnant Teen with Taser

by #teamEBONY

A pregnant woman was shot with a taser by a NYPD officer in the Bronx, and the chaotic scene was caught on camera, WABC reports. Dailene... Read More

Coast Guard Tracking Russian Spy Ship Near U.S Navy Base

Coast Guard Tracking Russian Spy Ship Near U.S Navy Base

by #teamEBONY

U.S. officials are tracking a Russian spy ship that cruised up the East Coast to within 30 miles of the U.S. Naval Submarine Base... Read More