Thursday, April 27, 2017

Criminal Charges Filed Against Gwinnett Co. Officers Who Kicked, Punched Black Motorist

Two former Gwinnett County officers who were videotaped kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop earlier this month have been charged. Ex-officer Robert...

Facing Rebuke for Its Handling of Political Protests,...

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Crew Members On Strike for More Money Force...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African Airways on Wednesday cancelled nearly three dozen flights, most of them domestic, because of a strike by some cabin...

Can the U.S. Avoid a War with North Korea?

North Korea President Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump are engaged in a game of chicken. There is no reason to believe that...

FDA Cracking Down Websites Advertising Bogus ‘Miracle’ Cancer Treatments

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — U.S. regulators are warning consumers to avoid 65 bogus products hawked on the Internet with false claims that they can...

Researchers Find That Even Babies Are More Comfortable Around People of Their Same Race

Babies whose parents fail to introduce them to a variety of people from different racial and ethnic backgrounds early in life risk developing biases...

FDA Gives 23andMe Approval to Test for Genetic Risk of Diseases

After halting 23andMe from using DNA tests to determine disease risks in 2013, the Food and Drug Administration has approved the company to do...

6-Year-Old’s Coloring Book Series Will Teach Black Children That Their History Expands Beyond America

Anyone who thinks children aren't interested in breaking the mold has never met Vanae James-Bey. The 6-year-old and her mother, Veronica Bey, have developed a coloring book...

Google Doodle Honors Ghanaian Microlending Pioneer Esther Afua Ocloo

Innovative Ghanaian entrepreneur Esther Afua Ocloo has been honored with a Google Doodle in countries including the U.S., Ghana, Argentina and New Zealand on...

How Philly’s African-American Leaders, Business Owners Are Encouraging Residents to “Buy Black”

A new community program in West Philadelphia is encouraging residents to spend their hard-earned cash at local Black-owned businesses. Even better, they'll be rewarded...

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Criminal Charges Filed Against Gwinnett Co. Officers Who...

Two former Gwinnett County officers who were videotaped kicking and punching a man during a traffic stop earlier this month have been charged. Ex-officer Robert...

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