2012’s Biggest News Stories

2012’s Biggest News Stories

2012 will be remembered as a year that saw both great progress and reminders of how far our country has yet to go. Take a look back… Read More

12 Things to Leave in 2012

12 Things to Leave in 2012

by Michael Arceneaux

As 2012 winds down, there are a few issues that still need worth addressing – namely what all doesn’t need to be seen… Read More

Gun Shows Packed With Customers Eager To Buy Assault Weapons

Assault Weapon Sales Rise

by #teamEBONY

It’s a good weekend to be a seller at a gun show. Particularly for those hawking assault weapons. As the last… Read More

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9-Year-Old Dances Her Way to Victory<br />

Survivor Story:
9-Year-Old Dances Her Way to Victory

by Brooke Obie

“I would always have to tell her, ‘Be careful, Sharonda! Stop twirling around in the kitchen.’” Annie McNickles… Read More

FIND ME FRIDAY: HAVE YOU SEEN STEPHEN ANTHONY CLEMENT, JR?

FIND ME FRIDAY: HAVE YOU SEEN STEPHEN ANTHONY CLEMENT, JR?

by #teamEBONY

Help us find Stephen Anthony Clement, Jr! He was last seen at 5025 Knightbridge Way in Raleigh, NC. It is believed… Read More

Olive Garden, Red Lobster Opposition to Obamacare Backfires

Olive Garden, Red Lobster Opposition to Obamacare Backfires

by The Grio

After new ad campaigns touting the quality of its food failed to spark sales, the parent company of Olive Garden and Red… Read More

Sybrina Fulton on Newtown

Sybrina Fulton on Newtown

by The Root

America the beautiful, with all its celebration of democratic freedoms, has become a place where children are gunned down in their… Read More

Jovan Belcher Murder-Suicide: New Details Emerge

Jovan Belcher Murder-Suicide: New Details Emerge

by The Grio

On December 1st, Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, 25, shot and killed the mother of his 3-month-old, Kasandra… Read More

The NRA's Post-Newtown Social Strategy: Silence

The NRA's Post-Newtown Social Strategy: Silence

by #teamEBONY

NRA officials have kept quiet in the wake of Friday's elementary school shooting in Connecticut, declining to… Read More

Racist Tweets Directed at Obama During Newtown Speech

Racist Tweets Directed at Obama During Newtown Speech

by The Grio

Last night’s Sunday Night Football game between the San Francisco 49ers and New England Patriots was interrupted… Read More

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