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Louisiana Twin Brothers Earn Nearly $3 Million in College Scholarships

Louisiana Twin Brothers Earn Nearly $3 Million in College Scholarships

Twins Brin and Nial Wilson are being celebrated after they earned nearly $3 million in…

Theo Shaw, of the Jena 6, Sworn In as an Attorney

Theo Shaw of the Jena 6 Sworn in as an Attorney

Almost a decade after he faced 50 years in prison, Theo Shaw, a member of…

Louisiana Church Fire Suspect Facing Hate Crime Charges

Louisiana Church Fire Suspect Facing Hate Crime Charges

Earlier this month, three predominantly African-American churches in one Louisiana parish were set on fire.…

FBI Investigates 'Suspicious' Fires At Three Black Churches

FBI Investigates ‘Suspicious’ Fires at Three Black Churches

The churches were burned over the course of 10 days in one Louisiana parish.

83-Year-Old Man To Receive Doctorate in Social Work

83-Year-Old Man To Receive Doctorate in Social Work

An 83-year-old man, who once dropped out of school in the sixth grade, will graduate…

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Louisiana Mayor Bans Recreation Department From Buying Nike Apparel

A Louisiana mayor issued a memo on Wednesday to the city’s booster clubs and recreation…

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Charges Dropped Against Louisiana Man Accused of Shooting at Cop

A Black Louisiana man who was accused of attempted murder of a police officer had…

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School Reverses Hair Extension Policy That Left One Black Girl in Tears

A New Orleans Catholic school reversed its policy on Monday that banned hair extensions following…

Black Girl, Louisiana, Racism

Young Black Girl Kicked Out of School Because of her ‘Unnatural’ Hair, Says Shaun King

A young Black girl was expelled from her Louisiana middle school because her hair was…

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White Teen who Killed Black Man With Truck and Made Fun of it Online Won’t Be Charged

A White 18-year-old man who hit and killed a Black man with his pickup truck…