Border Wall, Health Care Jeopardize Bill Days From Shutdown

Partisan disputes over health care and President Donald Trump's border wall threw must-pass spending legislation into jeopardy Monday days ahead of a government shutdown deadline. The border wall money is fiercely opposed by Democrats, whose votes are needed to pass ...

There Are No Do-Overs’-Advocates Sound Alarm on 2020 Census

With the 2020 Census, three years out, civil rights groups and census experts are sounding the alarm that pending actions by the Trump administration and Congress could severely hamper an accurate count of all communities.

Former Trump Aide Flynn May Have Broken Law, Lawmakers Say

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, appeared to break U.S. law when he failed to seek permission or inform the government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organizations after a trip there in 2015, ...

Women Leading The Way – Salute to Women in STEAM Pop-Up Live Museum

Mobile Commerce Digital Technology Alliance and Girls Got Geek will host the 2nd Annual Women Leading the Way Pop-Up Museum: Salute to Women in STEAM.

Suspect in Facebook Video A Mother’s Song Killing Shoots Himself to Death

The man who randomly killed a Cleveland retiree and posted video of the crime on Facebook shot himself to death in his car Tuesday during a police chase in Pennsylvania, ending a multistate manhunt less than 48 hours after it ...

Affordable Home Builders Praise Legislative Drive to Slleviate Cost Crisis for Families

The California Housing Consortium (CHC) joined Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon and Asm. David Chiu (D-San Francisco) to build legislative momentum for a package of bills to alleviate the housing crisis that is driving Californians into poverty and sending jobs out ...

State Lawmaker Wants to Tax Companies That Profit From Prisons

With the current national focus on law and order, some statewide organizations and lawmakers are working on what they say are solutions that promote investment in young people and reduce California’s privately-owned prison population.

A Mother’s Song

Mother, born to Edward and Amelia Beck, (a woman whose heart was filled with the love of Jesus) in Red Hills of Mississippi on May 19, 1925, but celebrates her birthday May 8th of each year, another careless documentation perpetrated ...

Egypt on Edge as Christians Bury Dead From Church Attacks

Egyptian Christians were burying their dead Monday after Islamic State suicide bombers killed at least 45 people in attacks on Palm Sunday services in two cities, as a state of emergency went into effect amid fears of further violence.

Shooter, Teacher, Student Killed at San Bernardino, School Shooting Identified

Students dove under desks when a man walked into his estranged wife's elementary school classroom and opened fire without saying a word, killing her and an 8-year-old student and wounding a 9-year-old before fatally shooting himself, authorities said. Some six ...

Legislature Set to Vote on $52 Billion Transportation Plan

Jerry Brown and Democratic leaders aren’t waiting for President Trump’s proposed infrastructure plan to fix California’s crumbling roads and bridges.

NY Becomes 1st State to OK Free Tuition at Public Colleges

You get a degree! Everybody gets a degree! New York just cleared the way to become the first state in the United States to make tuition free for middle- and low-income students at two- and four-year public colleges.

Gorsuch Sworn Into Supreme Court, Vows to Serve Constitution

President Donald Trump praised new Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch during a White House swearing-in ceremony on Monday as a jurist who will rule "not on his personal preferences but based on a fair and objective reading of the law."

Deadline of April 18 —Vita Tax Preparers Help Low Income Earners Access Tax Credits

Even though Dewey Kelleygray has been preparing taxes for over 50 years, many of the taxpayers who come to her for help retain some skepticism. She said they have a hard time believing that the free services provided by the ...

Dr. Martin luther King Jr. (January 15 1929- April 4, 1968)

The community remembers Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on the 49th Anniversary of his death.