www.abcnews.go.com By By KEN THOMAS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7B4vIeRbzo   The White House said Wednesday that President Donald Trump has declined an invitation to speak at the NAACP's annual convention next week in Baltimore, leading the nation's oldest civil rights organization to question the president's commitment to his African American...
www.theplayerstribune.com JOHN STARKS / CONTRIBUTOR https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJRk_VCS8Mw&t=21s People love to rank NBA eras, so let me be clear — my generation was the best. The way we played the game was incredible. Even if you were watching the game on TV, you could feel...
www.dallascitynews.net   City Manager T.C. Broadnax today announced that U. Renee Hall will become the first female police chief in the City’s history. Hall is Deputy Chief of the Detroit Police Department where she directed the city’s Neighborhood Policing Bureau. “I am...
www.redskins.com By Alyssa Haduck   As players take their final breaks before training camp, The Redskins Blog will take a look back at the new faces from this offseason and what we've learned about them, football and otherwise, so far. 1. He is one of...
www.npr.org By KAYLA LATTIMORE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5DxfdANEv04 Raising teenage girls can be a tough job. Raising black teenage girls as white parents can be even tougher. Aaron and Colleen Cook knew that when they adopted their twin daughters, Mya and Deanna. As spring came around this...
www.bet.com By Diamond Alexis In what is being dubbed a parent’s worst nightmare, reports from several parents have come forth with disturbing details of R&B idol R. Kelly and his alleged abusive, sex-crazed cult where he’s operating straight out of his home. Now that...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr fjones@theoklamomaeagle.net     There is a saying that until change, tragedy or disaster hits home, you really don’t understand it. Now, with the Crawford Park shootings, Sunday July 9th, 2017, Black on Black crime has hit Tulsa north...
www.thegrio.com     California Democrat Maxine Waters has decided now is the time to take “the gloves off” when it comes to Donald Trump. Her goal is to get others to see Trump the way she does. This all according to a New York...
www.washingtonpost.com By Des Bieler     Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. staged their first joint promotional appearance Tuesday for their Aug. 26 fight, and the UFC star was ready for the show. McGregor promised a quick knockout, mocked Mayweather’s tax-bill issues and even wore a...
www.theundefeated.com By MICHAEL A. FLETCHER     Shamoya McKenzie was on top of the world as she left midday basketball practice on New Year’s Eve 2016. The 6-foot-2 middle-schooler had just learned she was moving up to the high school varsity and her mother...