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DNA Test Reveals Inmate Is Not Prince's Son

by #teamEBONY

DNA test results show a Colorado prison inmate is not Prince's son, a person who has seen a sealed document said Wednesday. The finding… Read More

For Gun Control Measure Vote, Rep. John Lewis Brings Back Sit-In

For Gun Control Measure Vote, Rep. John Lewis Brings Back Sit-In

by #teamEBONY

Updated: 4:15 p.m. In an attempt to force a vote on gun control measures a group of Democrats disrupted the House of Representatives… Read More

In Freddie Gray Case, Policeman's Trial Flies in Many Directions

In Freddie Gray Case, Policeman's Trial Flies in Many Directions

by Charles Robinson

Who and what caused Freddie Gray’s death in the back of a Baltimore police transport van is at the heart of the trial of Officer Caesar Goodson… Read More

Rep. Chaka Fattah Facing Prison After Racketeering Conviction

Rep. Chaka Fattah Facing Prison After Racketeering Conviction

by #teamEBONY

U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah, a 21-year Congressional veteran who has served on the powerful House Appropriations Committee was convicted on all 29 counts… Read More

WTAE-TV news anchor Wendy Bell

Fired: White Anchor Files Discrimination Suit

by #teamEBONY

A former white Pittsburgh news anchor says she was fired from her job because of her race and is suing her former employer. Read More

Kendrick Johnson

DOJ Cites 'Insufficient Evidence' in Gym Mat Death

by #teamEBONY

The Department of Justice has concluded that no charges will be filed in the death of a 17-year-old Black Georgia teen who was found dead in a rolled… Read More

What #Charleston & #PulseOrlando Taught Us

What #Charleston & #PulseOrlando Taught Us

by Terrence Chappell

Senseless violence is the articulation of evil, and evil is never at a loss for words. After what is now the deadliest mass shooting in United States… Read More

A Year Later Charleston, Still Wounded, Continues to Heal

A Year Later Charleston, Still Wounded, Continues to Heal

by E. Richard Walton

Rev. Anthony Thompson stood at the podium in Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church Wednesday evening to lead a bible study session. He seemed to read people’s… Read More

Facebook Live Feature Captures Chicago Man's Murder

Facebook Live Feature Captures Chicago Man's Murder

by #teamEBONY

Chicago police are investigating a Facebook live video that appears to show the fatal wounding of a West Side man who was shot in the Lawndale neighborhood… Read More

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

Kenya Judge Upholds Use of Anal Probes to Test Sexuality

by #teamEBONY

Despite the strong objections of the global LGBTQ community, a Kenyan court on Thursday upheld the use of anal examinations to determine a suspect's… Read More

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