156 sickened by E. coli linked to ground beef

A warning has been issued by the Centers for Disease Control after 156 people in 10 states have been sickened by E. coli linked...

Homeless Persons Cannot Be Punished for Sleeping in Absence of Alternatives,...

By National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty, NNPA Newswire Contributor People experiencing unsheltered homelessness in the west coast states of the Ninth Circuit can...

Texas to Execute Racist Who Dragged Black Man to His Death...

James Byrd Jr. was alive for at least two miles before his body was ripped into pieces. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony Three White men chained James...

Deputy On Leave After Video Shows Officers Slamming Teen’s Head, Punching...

Broward County, Florida’s mayor has called for the deputy’s firing over the “outrageous and unacceptable” actions. By Nina Golgowski, The Huffington Post A South Florida sheriff’s...

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Wants to Cancel Student Debt, Fund HBCUs

The 2020 Democratic hopeful wants to offer true opportunities to the middle class. By Christina Santi, Ebony Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) shared a comprehensive higher-education plan...

Boss: The Black Experience in Business Explores the History of African...

Directed by Peabody- and Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Stanley Nelson, Boss: The Black Experience in Business shines a light on the story of resilience and resistance within...

Kamala Harris Believes Congress Should Move Forward On Impeaching Trump

Last week, the California senator told MSNBC that she wanted to hear from Robert Mueller before reaching any conclusions. By Julia Craven, Huffington Post Sen. Kamala...

Overnight Lane Closures Scheduled On Reagan Memorial Tollway (I-88) For South...

Temporary, full closures planned for bridge beam removal as part of bridge replacement project Temporary, overnight lane closures are scheduled this week on the Reagan...

Maryland Man Intentionally Gave HIV To Women He Met On Dating...

The suspect reportedly met women on several dating apps. By Ricky Riley, Blavity A Frederick County, Maryland, man has been arrested by authorities for knowingly passing HIV...

Pritzker Traubert Foundation announces the Chicago Prize, a $10 million grant...

Seeking applications from community-led collaborative teams The Pritzker Traubert Foundation (PTF) has announced the Chicago Prize, its new grant competition to invest in the economic...