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Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City bookstore is holding its fourth annual African-American Family Book Expo on Saturday, Feb. 22. Read full article: Detroit Book City holding 4th annual Afr...→

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

At the first event, organizers lavished praise on the president — as they handed out thousands of dollars to lucky attendees. Read full article: Trump allies target African American vot...→

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson directly contacted President Trump Friday about a fatal car crash after the U.S. State Department refused to extradite the American suspect involved, his office said. Read full article: UK prime minister called Trump about sec...→

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Eric Staal and Mats Zuccarello each had a goal and assist, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 shots as the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Wednesday night. Read full article: Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Win...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

(CNN) — The US Navy will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during the... Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller. Read full article: Navy to name carrier after African Ameri...→

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Instead of presidents or admirals, an enlisted sailor will be honored when the USS Doris Miller is christened Read full article: Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be na...→

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Television Stations is rolling out Fox Soul, a live, ad-supported streaming channel aimed at African-American viewers. In an announcement, the Fox Corp. division said the new outlet’s programs … Read full article: Fox Soul streaming channel announced for...→

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

History was made in Plano this week as the city appointed its first African American police chief. Ed Drain will be formally hired by the city council on Monday. Read full article: African American Leaders In Plano Praise...→

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

This year's theme for the celebration is "Read, Write, Resist" which explores the value of literacy in the movement to resist injustice.  Read full article: African American Museum, Citizens Bank R...→

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

New York’s epidemic of anti-Semitic attacks is horrifying. It’s also maddening that city leaders won’t address the elephant in the room — that the suspects in these heinous acts are black. African-… Read full article: African-American community must stand wi...→

Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay | American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs | Restaurants

American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs, Menu... (blackened, grilled or fried) "best catch in town" Read full article: Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay |...→

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

We start with a big personal thank you to D.C.’s venerable Black Knights Chess Team, which earlier this month awarded this column and this columnist a “lifetime achievement award” at its third annual closed championship, citing our coverage over the past quarter-century of the local chess scene and of Washington, D.C., as the nation’s primary incubator of black chess excellence. Read full article: Honoring a column and a legacy of Africa...→

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Aisha Nyandoro created Springboard Opportunities to help single black mothers, and is now testing universal basic income in Jackson, Mississippi. She chose 20 mothers at random to receive $1,000 a month — no strings attached — and hopes to expand the program next year. Read full article: Universal basic income tested in Jackson...→

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History features permanent and visiting exhibitions, more than 300 annual public events and education opportunities for all ages. Read full article: A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charle...→

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

The City of Aurora's African-American Heritage Advisory Board will host its 16th annual Heritage Scholarship Dinner at the end of February. Read full article: Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's Afr...→

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

The new location will feature a bar area with indoor and outdoor seating and a private “MVP room.” Read full article: Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Te...→

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Anybody with a pulse could tell coach Bruce Boudreau on edge heading into Wednesday’s matchup with the Detroit Red Wings. His biggest concern was that his players might have one foot out the … Read full article: Wild enter lengthy break with easy win o...→

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

The National Western Stock Show marked Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 20 with the African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions, which stars winners from the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo and celebrates the role of the black cowboy in the West. Read full article: African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in...→

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

President Trump took time on Monday to honor both the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his own inauguration three years ago by touting that the unemployment rate for African-Americans is the lowest in history. Read full article: Trump touts low African-American unemplo...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

The US Navy will announce Monday that it will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during … Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

HOG ON THE LOOSE! The animal was caught on video running through the plaza, frightening customers. Read full article: Wild hog runs through popular shopping p...→

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University has received a collection of African American art valued at more than $2.5 million. Read full article: Howard University receives $2.5M African...→

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

Rodrigues scored twice in the first 5:00, and the Buffalo Sabres cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday. Buffalo led 3-0 after one period. Read full article: League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5...→

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

A New Mexico high school teacher cut one Native American student’s hair during a lesson on Halloween — and called another a “bloody Indian,” a new lawsuit claims. The state’s chapter of… Read full article: Teacher called Native American student ‘...→

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built:

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built: "It's really gripping"

The museum aims to tell a crucial part of the city's history: it was once the largest port of entry for enslaved people into the United States. Read full article: An African American museum in Charleston...→

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

A former member of the Ku Klux Klan, who was once instructed to kill an African-American pastor, was transformed by their unlikely friendship. Read full article: African-American pastor’s incredible tru...→

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

The National Museum of African American History and Culture paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on social media Sunday after news spread of the basketball legend’s death. Read full article: African American Museum Remembers Kobe B...→

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Buffalo Wild Wings is giving all football fans a reason to root for overtime during this year's Super Bowl. Read full article: Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Supe...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Loudoun County African-American community makes national historic-places list | WTOP

Willisville, which comprises about 24 acres in Loudoun County, Virginia, has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Read full article: Loudoun County African-American communit...→

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Sidney Keys III and his mom Winnie Caldwell created Books N Bros that has since garnered national attention and members. Read full article: Teen book club founder created a 'brothe...→

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

A future U.S. Navy aircraft carrier will be named after Doris Miller, who was serving as a ship's cook during the Pearl Harbor attack in 1941. Read full article: Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st airc...→

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Senator Bernie Sanders has risen to the top in recent polls, tying with frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden in popularity with both registered voters nationally and the African American community specifically. Read full article: Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in De...→

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Democratic-leaning black voters cited his time as former President Barack Obama’s vice president among reasons for their support. Read full article: Poll: Biden leads handily in African Ame...→

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American women executives at McDonald’s Corp. sued the fast-food giant for racial discrimination in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in Illinois. Read full article: Two African American executives file law...→

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

The Texans look to reach the divisional round for the first time since 2016, while the Bills search for a first wild-card round win since 1995. Read full article: How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston T...→

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

The 34-year-old becomes the first Republican in 70 years to serve as the state’s top prosecutor. Read full article: Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African...→

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher, one of the first African American mayors of a large American city, died Friday. He was 86. Read full article: Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; ...→

Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City bookstore is holding its fourth annual African-American Family Book Expo on Saturday, Feb. 22. Read full article: Detroit Book City holding 4th annual Afr...→

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

A former member of the Ku Klux Klan, who was once instructed to kill an African-American pastor, was transformed by their unlikely friendship. Read full article: African-American pastor’s incredible tru...→

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

The City of Aurora's African-American Heritage Advisory Board will host its 16th annual Heritage Scholarship Dinner at the end of February. Read full article: Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's Afr...→

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson directly contacted President Trump Friday about a fatal car crash after the U.S. State Department refused to extradite the American suspect involved, his office said. Read full article: UK prime minister called Trump about sec...→

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Anybody with a pulse could tell coach Bruce Boudreau on edge heading into Wednesday’s matchup with the Detroit Red Wings. His biggest concern was that his players might have one foot out the … Read full article: Wild enter lengthy break with easy win o...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

President Trump took time on Monday to honor both the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his own inauguration three years ago by touting that the unemployment rate for African-Americans is the lowest in history. Read full article: Trump touts low African-American unemplo...→

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller. Read full article: Navy to name carrier after African Ameri...→

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Sidney Keys III and his mom Winnie Caldwell created Books N Bros that has since garnered national attention and members. Read full article: Teen book club founder created a 'brothe...→

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

HOG ON THE LOOSE! The animal was caught on video running through the plaza, frightening customers. Read full article: Wild hog runs through popular shopping p...→

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Instead of presidents or admirals, an enlisted sailor will be honored when the USS Doris Miller is christened Read full article: Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be na...→

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Senator Bernie Sanders has risen to the top in recent polls, tying with frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden in popularity with both registered voters nationally and the African American community specifically. Read full article: Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in De...→

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University has received a collection of African American art valued at more than $2.5 million. Read full article: Howard University receives $2.5M African...→

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Television Stations is rolling out Fox Soul, a live, ad-supported streaming channel aimed at African-American viewers. In an announcement, the Fox Corp. division said the new outlet’s programs … Read full article: Fox Soul streaming channel announced for...→

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Democratic-leaning black voters cited his time as former President Barack Obama’s vice president among reasons for their support. Read full article: Poll: Biden leads handily in African Ame...→

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

A New Mexico high school teacher cut one Native American student’s hair during a lesson on Halloween — and called another a “bloody Indian,” a new lawsuit claims. The state’s chapter of… Read full article: Teacher called Native American student ‘...→

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

This year's theme for the celebration is "Read, Write, Resist" which explores the value of literacy in the movement to resist injustice.  Read full article: African American Museum, Citizens Bank R...→

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

The Texans look to reach the divisional round for the first time since 2016, while the Bills search for a first wild-card round win since 1995. Read full article: How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston T...→

Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay | American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs | Restaurants

American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs, Menu... (blackened, grilled or fried) "best catch in town" Read full article: Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay |...→

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

The 34-year-old becomes the first Republican in 70 years to serve as the state’s top prosecutor. Read full article: Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African...→

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Aisha Nyandoro created Springboard Opportunities to help single black mothers, and is now testing universal basic income in Jackson, Mississippi. She chose 20 mothers at random to receive $1,000 a month — no strings attached — and hopes to expand the program next year. Read full article: Universal basic income tested in Jackson...→

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History features permanent and visiting exhibitions, more than 300 annual public events and education opportunities for all ages. Read full article: A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charle...→

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

At the first event, organizers lavished praise on the president — as they handed out thousands of dollars to lucky attendees. Read full article: Trump allies target African American vot...→

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

The National Museum of African American History and Culture paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on social media Sunday after news spread of the basketball legend’s death. Read full article: African American Museum Remembers Kobe B...→

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

The new location will feature a bar area with indoor and outdoor seating and a private “MVP room.” Read full article: Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Te...→

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Eric Staal and Mats Zuccarello each had a goal and assist, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 shots as the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Wednesday night. Read full article: Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Win...→

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Buffalo Wild Wings is giving all football fans a reason to root for overtime during this year's Super Bowl. Read full article: Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Supe...→

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

The National Western Stock Show marked Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 20 with the African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions, which stars winners from the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo and celebrates the role of the black cowboy in the West. Read full article: African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

(CNN) — The US Navy will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during the... Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Loudoun County African-American community makes national historic-places list | WTOP

Willisville, which comprises about 24 acres in Loudoun County, Virginia, has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Read full article: Loudoun County African-American communit...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

The US Navy will announce Monday that it will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during … Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

A future U.S. Navy aircraft carrier will be named after Doris Miller, who was serving as a ship's cook during the Pearl Harbor attack in 1941. Read full article: Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st airc...→

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

Rodrigues scored twice in the first 5:00, and the Buffalo Sabres cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday. Buffalo led 3-0 after one period. Read full article: League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5...→

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

History was made in Plano this week as the city appointed its first African American police chief. Ed Drain will be formally hired by the city council on Monday. Read full article: African American Leaders In Plano Praise...→

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American women executives at McDonald’s Corp. sued the fast-food giant for racial discrimination in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in Illinois. Read full article: Two African American executives file law...→

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

New York’s epidemic of anti-Semitic attacks is horrifying. It’s also maddening that city leaders won’t address the elephant in the room — that the suspects in these heinous acts are black. African-… Read full article: African-American community must stand wi...→

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built:

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built: "It's really gripping"

The museum aims to tell a crucial part of the city's history: it was once the largest port of entry for enslaved people into the United States. Read full article: An African American museum in Charleston...→

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

We start with a big personal thank you to D.C.’s venerable Black Knights Chess Team, which earlier this month awarded this column and this columnist a “lifetime achievement award” at its third annual closed championship, citing our coverage over the past quarter-century of the local chess scene and of Washington, D.C., as the nation’s primary incubator of black chess excellence. Read full article: Honoring a column and a legacy of Africa...→

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher, one of the first African American mayors of a large American city, died Friday. He was 86. Read full article: Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; ...→

Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City holding 4th annual African-American Family Book Expo

Detroit Book City bookstore is holding its fourth annual African-American Family Book Expo on Saturday, Feb. 22. Read full article: Detroit Book City holding 4th annual Afr...→

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History features permanent and visiting exhibitions, more than 300 annual public events and education opportunities for all ages. Read full article: A cultural beacon in Detroit: The Charle...→

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

African-American pastor’s incredible true story leading a KKK member to Christ hits theaters

A former member of the Ku Klux Klan, who was once instructed to kill an African-American pastor, was transformed by their unlikely friendship. Read full article: African-American pastor’s incredible tru...→

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

Trump allies target African American voters with new tactic: Cash giveaways

At the first event, organizers lavished praise on the president — as they handed out thousands of dollars to lucky attendees. Read full article: Trump allies target African American vot...→

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's African-American Leader of the Year

The City of Aurora's African-American Heritage Advisory Board will host its 16th annual Heritage Scholarship Dinner at the end of February. Read full article: Pastor Julian Spencer named Aurora's Afr...→

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

African American Museum Remembers Kobe Bryant, Who Once Gave $1 Million

The National Museum of African American History and Culture paid tribute to Kobe Bryant on social media Sunday after news spread of the basketball legend’s death. Read full article: African American Museum Remembers Kobe B...→

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

UK prime minister called Trump about securing 'justice' in car crash involving American: report

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson directly contacted President Trump Friday about a fatal car crash after the U.S. State Department refused to extradite the American suspect involved, his office said. Read full article: UK prime minister called Trump about sec...→

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Temecula will open

The new location will feature a bar area with indoor and outdoor seating and a private “MVP room.” Read full article: Here’s when the Buffalo Wild Wings in Te...→

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Wings 4-2

Eric Staal and Mats Zuccarello each had a goal and assist, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 shots as the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 on Wednesday night. Read full article: Staal, Zuccarello Lead Wild Past Red Win...→

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Wild enter lengthy break with easy win over lowly Red Wings

Anybody with a pulse could tell coach Bruce Boudreau on edge heading into Wednesday’s matchup with the Detroit Red Wings. His biggest concern was that his players might have one foot out the … Read full article: Wild enter lengthy break with easy win o...→

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Super Bowl goes to OT

Buffalo Wild Wings is giving all football fans a reason to root for overtime during this year's Super Bowl. Read full article: Free wings at Buffalo Wild Wings if Supe...→

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in Fans on MLK Day

The National Western Stock Show marked Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 20 with the African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions, which stars winners from the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo and celebrates the role of the black cowboy in the West. Read full article: African-American Heritage Rodeo Ropes in...→

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions

Martin Luther King Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions at the National Western Stock Show on Monday, January 20, 2020.  Read full article: PHOTOS: Martin Luther King Jr. African A...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

(CNN) — The US Navy will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during the... Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

Trump touts low African-American unemployment numbers in MLK Day tweet

President Trump took time on Monday to honor both the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and his own inauguration three years ago by touting that the unemployment rate for African-Americans is the lowest in history. Read full article: Trump touts low African-American unemplo...→

Loudoun County African-American community makes national historic-places list | WTOP

Willisville, which comprises about 24 acres in Loudoun County, Virginia, has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Read full article: Loudoun County African-American communit...→

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

Navy to name carrier after African American for first time

The U.S. Navy is expected to honor a World War II hero when a new aircraft carrier is named for Mess Attendant 2nd Class Doris Miller. Read full article: Navy to name carrier after African Ameri...→

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

Navy to name new aircraft carrier for African American WWII hero

The US Navy will announce Monday that it will name a new aircraft carrier after Doris “Dorie” Miller, a decorated African American World War II veteran who defended Pearl Harbor during … Read full article: Navy to name new aircraft carrier for Af...→

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Teen book club founder created a 'brotherhood' with African-American boys through reading

Sidney Keys III and his mom Winnie Caldwell created Books N Bros that has since garnered national attention and members. Read full article: Teen book club founder created a 'brothe...→

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

Wild hog runs through popular shopping plaza filled with customers

HOG ON THE LOOSE! The animal was caught on video running through the plaza, frightening customers. Read full article: Wild hog runs through popular shopping p...→

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st aircraft carrier named after African American

A future U.S. Navy aircraft carrier will be named after Doris Miller, who was serving as a ship's cook during the Pearl Harbor attack in 1941. Read full article: Navy to honor Doris Miller with 1st airc...→

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be named after African American Pearl Harbor hero

Instead of presidents or admirals, an enlisted sailor will be honored when the USS Doris Miller is christened Read full article: Next U.S. Navy aircraft carrier to be na...→

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in Democratic race nationally and among African American community, polls say

Senator Bernie Sanders has risen to the top in recent polls, tying with frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden in popularity with both registered voters nationally and the African American community specifically. Read full article: Bernie Sanders tied with Joe Biden in De...→

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University receives $2.5M African American art collection | WTOP

Howard University has received a collection of African American art valued at more than $2.5 million. Read full article: Howard University receives $2.5M African...→

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Soul streaming channel announced for African-American viewers

Fox Television Stations is rolling out Fox Soul, a live, ad-supported streaming channel aimed at African-American viewers. In an announcement, the Fox Corp. division said the new outlet’s programs … Read full article: Fox Soul streaming channel announced for...→

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5-1

Rodrigues scored twice in the first 5:00, and the Buffalo Sabres cruised to a 5-1 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday. Buffalo led 3-0 after one period. Read full article: League Worst Red Wings Fall To Buffalo 5...→

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Poll: Biden leads handily in African American support

Democratic-leaning black voters cited his time as former President Barack Obama’s vice president among reasons for their support. Read full article: Poll: Biden leads handily in African Ame...→

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

African American Leaders In Plano Praise Hiring Of Ed Drain As Police Chief: '40 Years Ago This Probably Would Have Been Unheard Of'

History was made in Plano this week as the city appointed its first African American police chief. Ed Drain will be formally hired by the city council on Monday. Read full article: African American Leaders In Plano Praise...→

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

Teacher called Native American student ‘bloody Indian’: suit

A New Mexico high school teacher cut one Native American student’s hair during a lesson on Halloween — and called another a “bloody Indian,” a new lawsuit claims. The state’s chapter of… Read full article: Teacher called Native American student ‘...→

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American executives file lawsuit alleging racial discrimination at McDonald's

Two African American women executives at McDonald’s Corp. sued the fast-food giant for racial discrimination in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday in Illinois. Read full article: Two African American executives file law...→

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

African American Museum, Citizens Bank Release Details About Special Events Surrounding Martin Luther King Day

This year's theme for the celebration is "Read, Write, Resist" which explores the value of literacy in the movement to resist injustice.  Read full article: African American Museum, Citizens Bank R...→

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston Texans in the AFC wild-card round on Saturday

The Texans look to reach the divisional round for the first time since 2016, while the Bills search for a first wild-card round win since 1995. Read full article: How to watch Buffalo Bills vs. Houston T...→

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

African-American community must stand with Jews against wave of assaults

New York’s epidemic of anti-Semitic attacks is horrifying. It’s also maddening that city leaders won’t address the elephant in the room — that the suspects in these heinous acts are black. African-… Read full article: African-American community must stand wi...→

Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay | American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs | Restaurants

American, Burgers, Deli, Fried Chicken, Salads, Sandwiches, Specialties, Wings, Bars and Clubs, Menu... (blackened, grilled or fried) "best catch in town" Read full article: Show Me's | Mehlville/ Oakville/ Lemay |...→

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built:

An African American museum in Charleston is finally being built: "It's really gripping"

The museum aims to tell a crucial part of the city's history: it was once the largest port of entry for enslaved people into the United States. Read full article: An African American museum in Charleston...→

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African American AG

The 34-year-old becomes the first Republican in 70 years to serve as the state’s top prosecutor. Read full article: Cameron becomes Kentucky’s first African...→

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

Honoring a column and a legacy of African American chess excellence in D.C.

We start with a big personal thank you to D.C.’s venerable Black Knights Chess Team, which earlier this month awarded this column and this columnist a “lifetime achievement award” at its third annual closed championship, citing our coverage over the past quarter-century of the local chess scene and of Washington, D.C., as the nation’s primary incubator of black chess excellence. Read full article: Honoring a column and a legacy of Africa...→

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; One Of First African American Mayors Of Big U.S. City

Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher, one of the first African American mayors of a large American city, died Friday. He was 86. Read full article: Former Gary Mayor Richard Hatcher Dies; ...→

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Universal basic income tested in Jackson, Mississippi to help African American women

Aisha Nyandoro created Springboard Opportunities to help single black mothers, and is now testing universal basic income in Jackson, Mississippi. She chose 20 mothers at random to receive $1,000 a month — no strings attached — and hopes to expand the program next year. Read full article: Universal basic income tested in Jackson...→