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By Antonio Planas, NBC News San Diego police said they have launched an internal investigation after two of their officers were recorded on video repeatedly punching a man during an arrest this week. The witness who recorded the incident Wednesday said she recognized the man being hit in the head and legs...
Governor Eric Holcomb
Contributed by The 411 News The future of out-of work Hoosiers continuing to receive the extra $300 per week from the federal government in addition to their state unemployment benefits is being studied by Gov. Eric Holcomb after 2 states announced recently they would end the pandemic-related benefits. Gov. Holcomb said...

Coming May 22nd in the Crusader, National Newspaper Publishers Association’s award-winning journalist and Crusader contributing writer J. Coyden Palmer will present the first of a three-part series on African Americans and gun ownership. The series, titled “Carrying While Black,” will focus on three different gun topics to inform readers...
Pervis Staples
Pervis Staples, a co-founding member of the legendary gospel group, The Staple Singers, passed away suddenly on May 6, 2021 at his home in Dolton, Illinois according to Adam Ayers, a member of Mavis Staples’ 525 Worldwide Music management team. He was 85 years old. Beginning in 1956 with “Uncloudy...
Frank Mrvan
Congressman Frank J. Mrvan introduced his first bill to support longshore and harbor workers impacted by COVID-19. The legislation is entitled the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ COVID-19 Compensation Act of 2021, and it would make longshore and harbor workers who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 eligible for workers’ compensation by...
Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana
Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana’s $300 Million casino and entertainment destination will open on Friday, May 14 at 5 p.m. The 200,000-square foot entertainment complex includes a massive gaming space, five food venues an on-site sportsbook, a retail shop, and a 1,954-seat Hard Rock Live performance venue. Here is...
All Black Starting Forward Line
By Vanessa Etienne, People NHL history has been made in Tampa Bay. On Monday night, Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper started three Black forwards during their final regular-season game against the Florida Panthers. Daniel Walcott, Mathieu Joseph and Gemel Smith kicked off the game together at the center and...
By Ry Crist, CNET The ongoing pandemic has made the importance of a dependable broadband connection at home abundantly clear, but connections like that aren't always easy for Americans to afford. Now, the Federal Communications Commission wants to help with a new subsidy program called the Emergency Broadband Benefit. Those...
WGN 9 Three U.S. Army soldiers have been charged in federal court for allegedly supplying guns used in recent Chicago shootings and homicides. Demarcus Adams, 21, Jarius Brunson, 22, and Brandon Miller, 22, all enlisted members of the U.S. Army and stationed at the Fort Campbell, were arrested Tuesday morning for...
Erica Gibson
WGN No charges will be filed against a juvenile involved in the death of 12-year-old Erica Gibson due to “access to an unsecured gun.” Gibson was shot Saturday night in the Carriage Hills subdivision at around 10 p.m. She was pronounced dead a short time later. In a press release Tuesday afternoon,...