Aiyana Stanley-Jones

Trial for Cop Charged in Death of Aiyana Stanley-Jones Begins

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

Closing 50 Schools But Spending $100 Million On Basketball Arena

Close Schools, Build 100 Million Dollar Basketball Arena?

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Judge limits texts, photos in Trayvon Martin case

Limit on Texts, Photos in Trayvon Martin Case

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

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"Four Little Girls" Given Congressional Gold Medal

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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What The?! This Week

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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Papa John's Delivery Man's Racist Rant

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

17-year-old Atlanta girl Chelesa Fearce

Homeless Girl Named Valedictorian, Will Enter Spelman as a Junior

by Jezebel

What was your excuse for not being valedictorian of your high school graduating… Read More

Defense Releases Photos, Texts of Trayvon Martin

Photos and Texts of Trayvon Martin Released by Defense Attorneys

by #teamEBONY

Data released Thursday by the defense from slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin's cellphone includes texts with a friend about… Read More

Boy Scouts End Longtime Ban on Openly Gay Youths

Boy Scouts to Allow Openly Gay Members

by #teamEBONY

The Boy Scouts of America voted Thursday to end its controversial policy banning gay kids and teens from joining one of the nation's… Read More

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