15 Year Old Killed in Chicago After Moving Away to Escape Violence

15 Year Old Killed in Chicago After Moving Away to Escape Violence

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After his father was gunned down in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood two years ago, Patrick Sykes was so determined to escape… Read More

School Board Member Asked to Resign After Racist Emails About Michelle Obama

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A Virginia school board has called for the resignation of one of its members over racist emails he sent from his board email… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Less than two weeks before the trial of George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon Martin is set to begin, his defense team has announced… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Police accompanied by a reality TV crew fired a stun grenade through a window as they raided a Detroit home in search of a… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Judge limits texts, photos in Trayvon Martin case

Limit on Texts, Photos in Trayvon Martin Case

by #teamEBONY

Attorneys won't be able to mention Trayvon Martin's… Read More

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by The Washington Post

“Four little girls” received in death Friday one of the country’s highest civilian awards, as the nation’s… Read More

Jonylah Watkins

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by The Grio

A 33-year-old man was charged Monday in the Chicago shooting of 6-month-old Jonylah Watkins, police said. Koman… Read More

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There are some things that happen in the news that simply defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 5/28 Will… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Papa John's Chairman and CEO John Schnatter apologized to a customer in Sanford, Fla., for a racist rant a Papa John's delivery… Read More

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