DOJ Launches Investigation Into Police Custody Death of Freddie Gray

DOJ to Investigate Death of Freddie Gray

by #teamEBONY

The U.S. Department of Justice will investigate the death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old Baltimore man who died Sunday following… Read More

Man died of spinal injury after being arrested by Baltimore police

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Why Did Freddie Gray Die?

by D. Smith

Freddie Gray died Sunday morning at Shock Trauma as his death came a week after his arrest by Baltimore… Read More

Teen who lost everything in Hurricane Sandy gets into 7 Ivy League schools

Teen Gets Accepted Into Seven Ivy League Schools

by The Grio

Daria Rose, a Sacred Heart High School senior, has received 14 acceptance letters to colleges across the country, including 7 Ivy… Read More

Man died of spinal injury after being arrested by Baltimore police

Six Officers Suspended as Result of Death of Freddie Gray

by The Washington Post

City officials suspended six police officers Monday as they investigate the death of a 25-year-old man who suffered a severe spinal… Read More

Officer Who Killed Rekia Boyd Not Guilty of All Charges, Judge Rules

Cop Who Killed Rekia Boyd Found Not Guilty

by #teamEBONY

A judge's verdict clearing an off-duty Chicago Police detective in the shooting death of 22-year-old Rekia Boyd was "unusual… Read More

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America's Missing Black Men

by #teamEBONY

In New York, almost 120,000 Black men between the ages of 25 and 54 are missing from everyday life. In Chicago, 45,000 are, and more… Read More

Black suspect dies after Baltimore cops break his spine in ‘brutal’ police beating

Black Man Dies After Police Break His Spine

by #teamEBONY

A man injured after being arrested by the Baltimore police died Sunday, according to the Baltimore Sun. Freddie Gray had… Read More

Up to 700 Feared Dead in Migrant Shipwreck Off Libya

700 Libyan Migrants Feared Dead After Boat Capsizes

by Slate

As many as 700 people are feared dead after a fishing boat capsized in waters off Libya Saturday night in what could be the deadliest… Read More

Police, Officials Resign After Missouri Town Elects First Black Mayor

Election of Black Female Mayor Causes Mass Resignations

by #teamEBONY

Five out of Parma, Missouri’s six police officers resigned this week before Tyrus Byrd, the town’s first African-American… Read More

Loretta Lynch

How Loretta Lynch is Being Treated Unfairly by the Senate

by The Washington Post

BACK FROM its Easter break, the Senate confirmed its first judicial nomination of the year on Tuesday, and it did so unanimously… Read More

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