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Transgender Woman Severely Beaten in April Fatally Shot in Texas

Transgender Woman Severely Beaten in April Fatally Shot in Texas

Booker was found dead more than a month after she was “beaten to the point of unconsciousness.”

Texas Woman Shot Dead by Cops Was Not Pregnant Despite Her Claims

Texas Woman Shot Dead by Cops Was Not Pregnant Despite Her Claims

Civil rights attorney S. Lee Merritt claimed the beloved grandmother suffered from schizophrenia.

Texas Teen Becomes School's First Black Valedictorian, Boasts 6.9 GPA

Texas Teen Becomes School’s First Black Valedictorian, Boasts 6.9 GPA

She is the first Black valedictorian in her school’s 125-year history.

Mom Finds Out About Dead Daughter's Tumor After Fight

Mom Finds Out About Dead Daughter’s Tumor After Fight

Kashala Francis was assaulted by three students after school on April 18.

Texas to Execute Racist Who Dragged Black Man to His Death In 1998

Texas to Execute Racist Who Dragged Black Man to His Death in 1998

James Byrd Jr. was alive for at least two miles before his body was ripped into pieces.

Black Woman Assaulted By White Bartender in Texas May Face Charges

Black Woman Assaulted by White Man in Texas Charged in the Case

The incident in question occurred on March 21.

Two Black Teens in Texas Denied Jobs Because of Their Hair

Two Black Teens Say They Were Denied Jobs Because of Their Hair

“I just don’t believe it,” one teen said.

16-Year-Old Girl from Texas Accepted Into 9 Law Schools

16-Year-Old Girl from Texas Accepted Into 9 Law Schools

Haley Taylor Schlitz shared her academic journey on “Good Morning America.”

One of the 17 Black Women Elected as Judges in Houston Dies

One of the 17 Black Women Elected as Judges in Houston Dies

“She was an awesome, very strong woman”

High School Senior Running for City Council in Houston

High School Senior Running for City Council in Houston

“I have so much love for my city, and I want to make change now and tomorrow”