Junior Seau

NFL Player Junior Seau Had Degenerative Brain Disease CTE

by #teamEBONY

Following the apparent suicide of NFL player Junior Seau last May, an initial autopsy showed no signs of head trauma… Read More

‘WakaWaka’ solar power project aims to bring light to Haiti

WakaWaka Solar Power Project Aims to Bring Light to Haiti

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An innovative initiative using portable solar powdered lamps has been launched to help bring light to Haitians struggling… Read More

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Attorney General Eric Holder Staying On

by #teamEBONY

Lots of personnel news coming out of the White House today. Attorney General Eric Holder will be staying in his… Read More

Rev. Gary Hall, dean of the Washington National Cathedral

Famous Church's Bells to Ring for Same-Sex Couples

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The Washington National Cathedral had been ready… Read More

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Steubenville Rape Case and the Ugly Side of Football Culture

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by Zerlina Maxwell

Steubenville, Ohio has become a flashpoint for the nation after members of Steubenville High’s football team were Read More

Action figures for ‘Django Unchained’ draw protest

Action Figures for "Django Unchained" Draw Protest

by The Grio

Slavery-era action figures tied to Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained are raising questions about… Read More

Jovan Belcher, Kasandra Perkins, and their daughter Zoey

Parents of Belcher, Perkins Stuck in Custody Battle

by #teamEBONY

At four months old, the familial life of baby Zoey seems to be in turmoil. Her father, Jovan Belcher, shot and killed… Read More

Bank of America settled with Fannie Mae for $10.3 billion over bad home loans from Countrywide financial.

Bank of America Settles With Fannie Mae for $11.6 billion

by #teamEBONY

Bank of America has settled with mortgage finance company Fannie Mae to the tune of $11.6 billion over home loans… Read More

Derek Shrout

Alabama White Supremacist Charged With Plot to Blow Up Black Classmates

by #teamEBONY

A 17-year-old Alabama high school student, Derek Shrout, who was arrested last week for allegedly plotting… Read More

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