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Nipsey Hussle shot and killed in LA

The Crenshaw rapper was reportedly shot multiple times outside of his clothing store Marathon Clothing Company in LA on Sunday. Two other people were...

‘Empire’ star Jussie Smollett attacked in possible hate crime

"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett was attacked in the early morning hours on Tuesday in what Chicago police are calling a possible hate...

Canada’s New $10 Bill With Black Woman Civil Rights Leader Begins Circulation

The unveiling ceremony was held at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights on Monday. Earlier this year it was announced that Civil Rights activist Viola Desmond would...

Alabama police offer new explanation for shooting wrong man

Alabama police say a black man mistaken for an active shooter during a mall shooting had "heightened the sense of threat" by drawing his...

Girl Who Wrote Essay on Gun Violence Is Killed by Stray Bullet

When she was in sixth grade, Sandra Parks wrote an award-winning essay about gun violence and crime in her hometown, Milwaukee. This week, two years...

Hate Crimes Increased By 17% In 2017 According To FBI Annual Report

The report revealed an increase in hate crimes that are predominantly race or sexual orientation related.   The FBI’s annual crime report showed an alarming spike...

Stacey Abrams could sue Brian Kemp over Election Day issues

The gubernatorial race between Stacey Abrams and Brian Kemp continues one day after the Nov. 6 election. In a conference call to media, Abrams’...

Hall Of Famer Willie McCovey Dies At 80

San Francisco Giants legend and Baseball Hall of Famer Willie McCovey died today in a Bay Area hospital after losing what his former team...