Here’s how Black Americans can begin building wealth right now

19-07-2021

When it comes to building wealth, many Black Americans are facing an uphill battle. The median annual wage for Black workers is about 30% lower than that of white workers, according to a McKinsey & Company report. The report also found that 3.5 million of the country’s Black households have a negative net worth due to debt. “Oftentimes, the issue with savings and... Read more

Man needed double lung transplant, wishes he'd been vaccinated

16-07-2021

A 24-year-old Georgia man who contracted COVID-19 and required a double lung transplant, and who remains hospitalized, has expressed his regret he did not get vaccinated for the virus, which has so far killed more than 607,000 Americans.  Blake Bargatze had told his parents he was putting off receiving a COVID-19 vaccine because he felt uncertain about its possible side effects, WSB-TV... Read more

Black Americans are battling 'three pandemics,' new report finds

16-07-2021

Higher unemployment rates, lower household incomes and lack of access to health care left Black Americans more vulnerable to the Covid-19 pandemic and there is an urgency to address these structural inequities, according to a new report on the state of Black America released Thursday by the National Urban League. The report titled "The New Normal: Diverse, Equitable & Inclusive," concluded that Black... Read more

Phylicia Rashad Backtracks On Bill Cosby Praise; Howard Issues Stateme…

01-07-2021

Phylicia Rashad walks back her Bill Cosby comments, which leads Howard to issuing a statement due to her becoming a dean at the university. Yesterday, Bill Cosby’s sudden release came as a shock to many who, at this moment, are still struggling to understand how this could happen. For most, even without a lot of details, it raises eyebrows and can... Read more

Historians Give Trump A Damning Place On The List Of Presidents In New…

01-07-2021

Historians are already forming a consensus over where Donald Trump ranks among U.S. presidents and it’s not at the bottom of the list. But, it’s pretty close. The C-SPAN survey of historians placed Trump at 41st out of 44, behind only three 19th-century presidents: Franklin Pierce (1853-57), Andrew Johnson (1865-69) and James Buchanan (1857-61). Trump even finished behind William Henry Harrison, who died of pneumonia just 32 days into his... Read more

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23-07-2021

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22-07-2021

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“Love And Marriage: Huntsville” Exclusiv…

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If you thought Melody and Martell Holt had a bumpy...

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22-07-2021

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Biden Harris jump in on 2021 races The N…

23-07-2021

Biden will spend Friday night stumping for Terry McAuliffe.Read more:...

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Mississippi asks Supreme Court to overtu…

22-07-2021

The case will likely dominate the Supreme Court's next term.Read...

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US churches reckon with traumatic legacy…

22-07-2021

More than 150 boarding schools for Indigenous children in the...

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FirstEnergy to pay 230M in agreement in …

22-07-2021

Akron-based FirstEnergy Corp. must pay a $230 million penalty and...

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Business

Free money for all? Mayors hope local te…

23-07-2021

Dozens of cities and counties and the state of California...

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Germany toughens rules for travel from S…

23-07-2021

Germany is listing Spain and the Netherlands as “high-incidence areas.”Read...

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Stocks push higher on Wall Street, on tr…

23-07-2021

Stocks rose in early trading on Wall Street Friday, putting...

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GM issues 2nd Bolt recall; faulty batter…

23-07-2021

General Motors is recalling some older Chevrolet Bolts for a...

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Politics

Biden admin buys extra Pfizer doses to p…

23-07-2021

The Biden administration purchased an additional 200 million doses of...

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Two Dems call on DOJ watchdog to investi…

23-07-2021

Two Democratic members of Congress are asking the Justice Department's...

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Alabama GOP Gov. Ivey says 'start blamin…

23-07-2021

Alabama Republican Gov. Kay Ivey on Thursday called out "the...

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Analysis: Delta variant has even conserv…

23-07-2021

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113 Black Men And Boys Killed By Police

20-07-2021

From Botham Jean to George Floyd, these Black males lost their...

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20-07-2021

The "billionaire space race" between Sir Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos...

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12-07-2021

The "billionaire space race" between Sir Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos...

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10-07-2021

From Botham Jean to George Floyd, these Black males lost their...

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