New York TimesSenate Vote Is a Victory for Obama on Trade, but a Tougher Test AwaitsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — President Obama moved closer to expanded trade negotiating power Friday night after the Senate passed hard-fought legislation that would help complete the most ambitious trade accord in a generation. The deal would link 12 nations on ...Senate Blocks NSA Bill, Grants Obama Fast-Tra
Youth Gardening Program reaches out to African American boysNewsradio 620MILWAUKEE--A summer gardening program is hoping to empower and employee 500 young African American boys in Milwaukee. The "We Got This" movement is the brainchild of Andre Ellis. Last summer he challenged sixty young men to spend a few ...and more »
The HinduAnother white officer found not guilty of killing African-American men in USThe HinduA white Ohio patrolman who fired through the windshield of a suspect's car at the end of a 137-shot barrage that killed the two unarmed African-American occupants was acquitted on Saturday of criminal charges by a judge who said he could not determine ...US cop acquitted after shooting death of t
GoDanRiver.comAfrican-American history on exhibit at museumGoDanRiver.comOne new exhibition, “Mending a Nation: Civil Rights in Post-Civil War Danville, Virginia,” recognizes the 150th anniversary of the Reconstruction Amendments that secured freedom, citizenship and voting rights for African Americans, according to a news ...and more »
CNNMoneyUnivision acquires African-American news site The RootCNNMoneyThe Root, founded in 2008, has crafted itself into a leading website for African-Americans. The site has built an audience of 5 million unique users a month, according to data research company ComScore. The website was previously owned The Graham ...Hispanic Media Company Buys African-American-Focused Online DestinationTele
CBS LocalAfrican American Civil War Veterans Honored At Dedication Ceremony In CamdenCBS LocalHere the graves of more than 120 war veterans and prominent African Americans buried in Camden rediscovered by grade-schoolers. After the city's leadership learned what was here, they put the city's future to work unearthing history. More than 40 ...
The InquisitrSuicide Rates Doubled Among African-American Children Ages 5 To 11 Since ...The InquisitrBridge also pointed out that the fact that African-American children reach puberty earlier than white children could be a secondary factor, as children are more likely to engage in self-injurious behavior after puberty. Suicide is much higher among ...and more »
The IndependentAfrican American Copes family told to leave Lindenhurst home as 'you don't ...The Independent“Attn: African-American family,” the note written in capital letters says. “This is coming from Lindenhurst community. “You don't belong here. Please leave Lindenhurst as soon as you can. It will be better for all of us. Find the town where there are ...'You don't
Richmond's African-American population decliningContra Costa TimesKen Nelson, of Elk Grove, visits the North Richmond baseball field in Richmond, Calif., on Friday, April 24, 2015. Nelson was a member of the project team that helped create the park in 1996. A Richmond native and freelance photographer, Nelson visits ...and more »
Florida Times-UnionNew Cummer exhibit 'Whitfield Lovell: Deep River' looks at African American...Florida Times-UnionThe 55-year-old African-American artist is known primarily for his portraits of African-Americans from the first half of the 20th century, portraits often painted on wood and often surrounded by found objects collected at flea markets. Near the ...