SC Senate Votes to Remove Confederate Flag

South Carolina Senate Votes to Remove Confederate Flag

by JET

The South Carolina Senate has voted to remove the Confederate flag from a pole on Statehouse grounds. The 37-3 vote Monday allows… Read More

For Homeless Families, Quick Exit From Shelters Is Only A Temporary Fix

Shelters Only a Temporary Fix for Homeless Families

by #teamEBONY

More than 150,000 U.S. families are homeless each year. The number has been going down, in part because of a program known as rapid… Read More

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Bill Cosby Admits to Buying Sedatives for Women He Wanted to Have Sex With

by JET

Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and… Read More

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Millions Needed to Renovate Emanuel AME

by #teamEBONY

Congregants at Emanuel AME Church will have to repair more than their torn hearts: The church they call home is riddled with bullets… Read More

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Pot Legalization a Plus for Washington State

by #teamEBONY

Washington's racked up more than $250 million in marijuana sales in the past year — roughly $62 million of which constitute… Read More

Bombs at mosque, restaurant in central Nigerian city kill 51

Hundreds Killed by Boko Haram in Past Week

by JET

Two bombs blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram exploded at a crowded mosque and a posh Muslim restaurant in Nigeria’s… Read More

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Amber Roof Is the Worst Sister of a Mass Murderer Ever

by Jamilah Lemieux

When my oldest sister got married in 2002, our middle sister made about being hungry and made the two of them late for the ceremony… Read More

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Officials: No Shots Fired at D.C. Navy Yard

by #teamEBONY

Despite reports of gunfire, a Federal law enforcement official said there were no shots fired at the Washington Navy Yard on Thursday morning. The… Read More

Fire at black church in S.C. was not arson, feds say

Who Is Burning Our Churches? Here's What We Know

by #teamEBONY

Since the June 17 killing of nine people at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., six predominantly black churches in the… Read More

1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

1 Arrested in SC Fight Over Confederate Flag

by #teamEBONY

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — One man has been arrested after a fight over the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina Statehouse. The… Read More

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