Miriam Carey, Capitol Suspect, Suffered Post-Partum Depression

Miriam Carey Possibly Suffered From Post-Partum Depression

by #teamEBONY

A woman killed by police today after a high-speed chase through Washington, D.C., that led to a lockdown of Capitol Hill suffered… Read More

Death Toll of African Migrants Still Rising in Horrific Shipwreck off Italian Coast

Over 100 African Immigrants Killed in Italian Shipwreck

by Slate

The death toll continued to rise late on Thursday in the horrific shipwreck off the coast of southern Italy, with Italian officials… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

Shots were fired outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday afternoon by an unknown gunman, and at least one Capitol Police officer was injured… Read More

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Our Voices Will Be Heard #FLisWatching

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For 31 days and 30 nights, Dream Defenders slept on the hard marble floors of the Florida state Capitol in hopes that our governor… Read More

Why blacks will suffer the most from Republicans’ Obamacare opposition

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by The Grio

New York Times analysis today showed that more than 60 percent of African-Americans live in states that will not expand Medicaid… Read More

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Today is day 3 of the national month-long writing campaign for men on the issue of domestic violence and in support… Read More

Government shutdown puts U.S. security at risk

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by The Washington Post

IF HOUSE Republicans have had an obsession to rival their hatred of the Affordable Care Act, it has been their determination to find… Read More

Herman Wallace

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by #teamEBONY

A 71-year-old Louisiana prisoner who spent 41 years in solitary confinement and is now dying of cancer was released late Tuesday… Read More

Howard University President Sidney A. Ribeau

Sidney Ribeau Steps Down as Howard University President

by The Washington Post

Howard University President Sidney A. Ribeau abruptly stepped down Tuesday after months of internal debate over the management and… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

City Councilwoman Letitia James won the Democratic public advocate runoff Tuesday, becoming the party’s nominee and all but… Read More

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