Police return gunfire amid looting in downtown Chicago

By Alta Spells and Hollie Silverman, CNN Someone fired shots at police in downtown Chicago on Monday morning, and the officers returned fire, police spokesman...

Woody Myers unveils education platform for K-12

By David Denson Dr. Woody Myers, in seeking the office of Governor for the state of Indiana, is hoping to do something unprecedented in an...

Trump signs measure to provide extra $400 in weekly unemployment benefits

By Jeff Cox, CNBC Workers displaced by the coronavirus pandemic will be eligible for an additional $400 per week of unemployment benefits under one provision...

Attorneys for former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger file appeal in...

By Mallika Kallingal, Jennifer Henderson and Kay Jones Amber Guyger, the former Dallas police officer who fatally shot an unarmed Black man in his own...

Ferguson Cops Block Activists From Painting Mike Brown Mural

Twitter slams the petty move. Written by Nigel Roberts Police officers are catching hell on Twitter after a video posted Saturday (August 8) on the social...

Will Biden pick a Black woman as Vice Presidential running mate?

By Erick Johnson Will a sister make history as the first Black woman to run as vice president of the United States? After months of speculation,...

Kanye West indicates that his spoiler campaign is indeed designed to...

By Randall Lane, Forbes Amid various reports that Republican and Trump-affiliated political operatives are trying to get Kanye West onto various state ballots for November’s...

Ministers pledge support for Gary school referendum

Contributed by The 411 News The Baptist Ministers’ Conference of Gary & Vicinity officially pledged its support of the Gary Community School Corporation’s referendum Sunday...

Louisiana Supreme Court upholds Black man’s life sentence for stealing hedge...

By Kay Jones and Leah Asmelash, CNN A Black Louisiana man will spend the rest of his life in prison for stealing hedge clippers, after...

Health Department updates statewide COVID-19 Case Counts

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, that 740 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing...