Remains of Missing Black Woman Identified as Those of Monica Sykes

Remains of Missing Black Woman Identified as Those of Monica Sykes

by Shantell E. Jamison

The human remains of a missing Berkeley, MO, Black woman have been found. Police identified remains found in Kinlock, MO, as those of Monica Elaine... Read More

Philando Castile Prosecutors Push to Include Cop’s Statements in Trial

Philando Castile Prosecutors Push to Include Cop’s Statements in Trial

by Shantell E. Jamison

Prosecutors in the case against a Twin Cities area police officer who fatally wounded 32-year-old, Philando Castile, last year say statements the officer gave... Read More

Flint Water Crisis: Residents May Reach Deal to Fix 18,000 Water Lines

Flint Water Crisis: Residents May Reach Deal to Fix 18,000 Water Lines

by #TEAMEBONY with AP

A Michigan judge is holding a hearing on a plan that would replace water lines at 18,000 homes in Flint, Michigan, where lead poisoned the... Read More

Man Accused in Orlando Cop Killing Appears in Status Hearing

Man Accused in Orlando Cop Killing Appears in Status Hearing

by Shantell E. Jamison

A Florida man suspected of fatally wounding an Orlando police officer and murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend is set to appear in court Tuesday morning... Read More

Cincinnati

Police Still Searching for Suspects In Fatal Shooting at Cincinnati Nightclub

by #TeamEBONY with Associated Press

Gunfire erupted early Sunday inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub after a dispute broke out among several men, killing one man and injuring 15 other... Read More

Week in Pictures

[Black Lens] CBC Answers Trump, a Hero Speaks, a Killer in Cuffs, The Week in Pictures

by #teamEBONY

This week in Black images, the news bounced from the Congressional Black Caucus meeting with President Trump, to a shocking killing of a homeless... Read More

Jesse Jackson Jr., Wife Sandi $1.8M in Debt

Jesse Jackson Jr., Wife Sandi $1.8M in Debt

by #teamEBONY

Former U.S. Rep., Jesse Jackson Jr., and his estranged wife, former Chicago Ald. Sandi Jackson, are $1.8 million in debt, the Chicago Tribune reports. Jackson is... Read More

Fighting

Man Breaks Up Teen Fight, Drops Knowledge in Viral Video

by #teamEBONY

A man who broke up a fight between two teenagers, and was captured in a Facebook video doing it, is earning wide praise over... Read More

Friend of Dylann Roof Sentenced for Role in Charleston Shooting

Friend of Dylann Roof Sentenced for Role in Charleston Shooting

by #teamEBONY

A man who brushed off Charleston church shooter, Dylann Roof’s, plan to murder nine African-American worshipers was sentenced to 27 months in prison, officials... Read More

Cosby Lawyers Hope to Prescreen Jurors for Bias

Cosby Lawyers Hope to Prescreen Jurors for Bias

by #TEAMEBONY with AP

Attorneys representing famed actor and comedian Bill Cosby in his sex abuse trial are reportedly hoping to prescreen jurors to weed out bias. The... Read More