Warning of Imminent Attack, Britain Raises Threat Level

As officials hunted for accomplices of a suicide bomber and Britain’s prime minister warned another attack could be “imminent,” thousands of people poured into the streets of Manchester in a defiant vigil Tuesday for victims of a blast at a ...

Tulsa Officer, Betty Shelby, Found Not Guilty in Death of Terence Crutcher

Video shows the unarmed man was walking toward police with his hands up just before Betty Shelby shot and killed him.

Grand Jury: No Charges For Cop Who Killed Tyre King

King was 13 years old. On September 14, 2016, Columbus Division of Police officer Bryan Mason shot and killed Black 13-year-old Tyre King. On Friday (May 19), a grand jury declined to indict Mason, who is White. The Columbus Dispatch ...

President Donald Trump’s New Budget Slashes Medicaid and Other Anti-Poverty Programs for Needy Families

Donald Trump is set Tuesday to reveal his first major budget proposal, and with it comes major cuts to Medicaid and changes to anti-poverty programs that would allow states to limit a range of benefits for needy families, something Congress ...

Hilda Kennedy, AmPac President, Wins Minority Business Champion of the Year

The Los Angeles District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration recognized twelve exceptional members of the region's small business community at the 2017 Small Business Awards Ceremony, held Wednesday, May 17th at the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City.

Trump Talk with Russians ‘Wholly Appropriate,’ Adviser Says

The White House on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump's disclosure of classified information to senior Russian officials as "wholly appropriate," as officials tried to beat back criticism from fellow Republicans and concerns from international allies.

Gov. Brown’s Revised Budget Focuses on Education & Healthcare: GOP Concerned

During his presentation of the 2017-18 revised budget proposal, Gov. Jerry Brown warned Californians lean times were ahead. According to Brown, state residents should prepare for future budget cuts. The May budget revision has adjusted the shortfall from more than ...

Black-Owned Business Awarded Contract to Replace Contaminated Water Lines in Flint

For entrepreneur and former NBA star, Jeff Grayer, the adage of giving back to the community took on a new meaning last year, when his community---the city of Flint, MI, was declared a state of emergency

WesternU College of Podiatric Medicine Founding Dean Lawrence Harkless to Retire

Western University of Health Sciences College of Podiatric Medicine Founding Dean Lawrence B. Harkless, DPM, FACFAS, MAPWCA, will retire on June 30, 2017.

Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey

Trump called at least two members of the Senate Judiciary Committee minutes before the White House announced the dismissal of Comey.

The Civil War May Be Settled, But the Fight to Remove Confederate Symbols Rages On

Fights over history are really contests for children’s minds. And the stakes are high enough that adults have put children in harm’s way.

Black Students at University of California, Santa Cruz Take Over Administration Building for 3 days Until Demands Are Met

Black students at the University of California, Santa Cruz, believed that a “hostile climate” was being fostered against them on the school’s campus, so last week they took over an administrative building for three days until the university agreed to ...

Miles College Welcomed Donna Brazile as Speaker For Commencement

Veteran Democratic political strategist and former Chair of the Democratic National Committee, Donna Brazile will be the speaker for this year’s Miles College Commencement ceremony, which was held this past weekend at the Boutwell Auditorium.

San Bernardino NAACP Hosted Freedom Fund Dinner

A photo collage of the San Bernardino Chapter of the NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner

Pool Party Gunman Called Exgirlfriend During Deadly Rampage

A gunman distraught over a recent breakup calmly reclined in a pool chair as he shot strangers at a birthday party and phoned his ex-girlfriend so she could hear the gunfire and screams of terror, San Diego police said Monday.