Investigators Left to Piece Together Motive for San Bernardino Shooting

Investigators Left to Piece Together Motive for San Bernardino Shooting

by #teamEBONY

Officials are still in search of a motive for the mass shooting that took place at a social services center in San Bernardino on Wednesday. One… Read More

Freddie Gray Trial: Defense Says Baltimore Cop Couldn't Save Gray

Freddie Gray Trial: Defense Says Baltimore Cop Couldn't Save Gray

by #teamEBONY

The first of six officers charged in a police custody death that sparked riots in Baltimore went on trial Wednesday as a prosecutor focused on what… Read More

In Daniel Holtzclaw Case, Accusers Seem to Be the Ones on Trial

In Daniel Holtzclaw Case, Accusers Seem to Be the Ones on Trial

by Deborah Douglas

Somebody should be in the courtroom watching out for the interests of the 13 Black women who have accused former Oklahoma City policeman Daniel Holtzclaw… Read More

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2 Suspects Dead in San Bernardino Mass Shooting

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Meredith Davis, a spokeswoman with ATF, told KCAL9-TV the two suspects who died in a shootout with police after the mass killing in California were… Read More

Chicago Fires Its Top Cop, But We Need Community Control

Chicago Fires Its Top Cop, But We Need Community Control

by Dante Barry

On Monday, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy after citywide protests in response to the release of footage… Read More

14 Dead, More Than 12 Injured in San Bernardino Shooting

14 Dead, More Than 12 Injured in San Bernardino Shooting

by #teamEBONY

As many as three gunmen believed to be wearing military-style gear opened fire Wednesday at a Southern California social services center, killing… Read More

Washington Student Arrested for Posting Racist Threat on App

Washington Student Arrested for Posting Racist Threat on App

by #teamEBONY

Police in Washington have arrested a college student suspected of posting a racist threat toward another classmate on the anonymous social… Read More

Like Rosa Parks, Modern Activists Are Also 'Tired' But Motivated

Like Rosa Parks, Modern Activists Are Also 'Tired' But Motivated

by Thabiti Lewis

Who would have thought that 60 years ago on December 1 1955 when 42-year-old Rosa Parks refused to relinquish her seat on bus number 2857 in Montgomery… Read More

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Why HIV/AIDS is Both a Public Health and a Civil Rights Issue

by C. Virginia Fields

Since the first cases of AIDS were reported more than three decades ago, the medical community has made significant progress in prevention and treatment… Read More

White House Kicks Off Millennial Entrepreneur Video Campaign

White House Kicks Off Millennial Entrepreneur Video Campaign

by #teamEBONY

The U.S. Small Business Administration’s My Brother’s Keeper Initiative has unveiled a new video series hosted by Mike… Read More

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