Today’s Headlines

More in this category →

Politics

More in this category →

Elections

More in this category →
 

Crime News

More in this category →

Entertainment

More in this category →

Race in America

More in this category →
 

Top News

Dominique Sharpton Warned by NYC Lawyers Not to Delete Hiking Pictures (Photo Credit: Instagram via @MsSharpton2U

Dominique Sharpton Warned by NYC Lawyers Not to Delete Hiking Pictures

Lawyers for New York City have ordered Dominique Sharpton not to delete photos on social media that show her on an Indonesian mountain even though she claimed to have sustained “permanent” injuries from a fall on a city street. The New York Post reports the NYC Law Department has sent […]

by · May 23, 2015 · Black News
Brazilian Anti-Corruption Blogger Evany José Metzker Found Dead in Minas Gerais State

Brazilian Anti-Corruption Blogger Evany José Metzker Found Dead in Minas Gerais State

Brazilian anti-corruption blogger Evany José Metzker found dead near town of Padre Paraiso in Minas Gerais state. Evany José Metzker, a blogger who railed against government corruption, was found dead in Brazil on Wednesday. Police said Metzker’s decapitated body was found in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais. He had been […]

by · May 21, 2015 · Latin America
9 Bikers Killed in Shooting at Twin Peaks Restaurant in Waco TX (Photo Credit: KWTX Video Screengrab)

9 Killed in Biker Gang Shooting at Twin Peaks Restaurant in Waco TX

Nine people killed, 16 injured in Waco biker shootout between rival bike gangs. Nine people are dead and multiple injured after a biker gang shooting at Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco, TX, on Sunday. Shortly after 12:00 p.m. Waco Police were at Twin Peaks monitoring at least two motorcycle clubs […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Breaking News
Al Sharpton’s Daughter, Dominique, Sues NYC for $5 Million After Spraining Ankle

Al Sharpton’s Daughter, Dominique, Sues NYC for $5 Million After Spraining Ankle

Dominique Sharpton, the 28-year-old daughter of Al Sharpton, is suing the city for $5 million from New York City after she sprained her ankle in a fall on a city street on Oct. 2. Dominique Sharpton, 28, says she was “severely injured, bruised and wounded” when she stumbled over uneven […]

by · May 17, 2015 · Black News
2 Corrections Officers Charged with Looting 7-Eleven During Baltimore Protests (Pictured Kendra Richard -- Baltimore PD)

2 Corrections Officers Charged with Looting 7-Eleven During Baltimore Riots

2 Corrections officers charged with looting 7-Eleven during Baltimore riots, allegedly stole Slim Jims, Tostitos. Corrections officers Tamika Cobb and Kendra Richard were charged this week with allegedly looting a downtown 7-Eleven store during Baltimore riots stemming from the police custody death of Freddie Gray. The video purportedly shows Richard leaving the […]

by · May 14, 2015 · Baltimore Protests
Rick Santorum: Men Who Father Kids with Multiple Women are “Sexual Predators”

Rick Santorum: Men Who Father Kids with Multiple Women are “Sexual Predators”

Rick Santorum says men who father children with multiple women are “sexual predators” GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum believes men who father children with multiple women are “sexual predators.”Um, you know he’s primarily talking about black males, right? BuzzFeed:  “Now these fathers leave the home and not just father children […]

by · May 14, 2015 · Black News
Police Investigating Shooting at Detroit State Sen. Virgil Smith’s Home

Police Investigating Shooting at Detroit State Sen. Virgil Smith’s Home

#BREAKING: Detroit police are investigating a shooting at state Sen. Virgil Smith’s home in the 18600 block of Wexford Street. Smith was charged with aggravated assault and malicious destruction of property. He is in police custody. He reportedly fired several shots into his girlfriend’s (formerly his ex-wife) car during an […]

by · May 10, 2015 · Black News
Greg Byrd, 2 Sons and Jackie Kulzer Killed in Small Plane Crash on I285 in Atlanta

Greg Byrd, 2 Sons and Jackie Kulzer Killed in Small Plane Crash on I285 in Atlanta

Greg Byrd, his sons, Christopher and Phillip Byrd, and Jackie Kulzer were killed in a plane crash on I285 in DeKalb County, Ga., Friday morning. The Piper Lance took off from DeKalb-Peachtree Airport for a 90-minute flight. The plane went down on the I285 bringing traffic in both directions to […]

by · May 8, 2015 · Atlanta News
Justice Department Launches Probe of Baltimore Police Department

Justice Department Launches Probe of Baltimore Police Department

DOJ launches probe of Baltimore Police Department The Justice Department has launched a probe of the Baltimore Police Department following the police custody death of Freddie Gray last month. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said, “Today the Department of Justice is opening an investigation on whether the Baltimore Police Department has […]

by · May 8, 2015 · Breaking News
Mayor Rawlings-Blake Seeks DOJ Review of Baltimore Police Department

Mayor Rawlings-Blake Seeks DOJ Review of Baltimore Police Department

Mayor Rawlings-Blake calls for DOJ review of Baltimore Police Department Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake has asked the Justice Department to conduct ‘pattern and practice’ investigation of Baltimore Police Department in the wake of Freddie Gray’s death. Rawlings-Blake also announced mandatory body camera plan that will be in use by the […]

by · May 6, 2015 · Breaking News