Purdue chancellor to head board of directors at Urban League of...

The Urban League of Northwest Indiana appointed Purdue University Northwest (PNW) Chancellor Thomas L. Keon as chairman of the Board of Directors for a...

Pageant winner’s wig catches fire on live TV

By Kerry Justice, Yahoo LifeStyle Miss Congo became Miss Africa 2018 on Thursday night after competing in a beauty pageant held by the Cross River State Government...

A Moment to Super Size Your Thinking

By Effie Rolfe, Chicago Crusader A true friend is like a book. While the outside may be okay or not, you really don’t get the full...

Some Kotex tampons recalled after unraveling inside bodies, leaving pieces inside

Kimberly-Clark recalled U by Kotex Sleek tampons, regular absorbency, after some customers reported needing medical attention. By Elyse Wanshel, Huffington Post Kimberly-Clark has issued a voluntary...

Sonja Herbert Creates Sisterhood of Black Pilates Instructors

By Nadine Matthews, Special to the AFRO If you can’t find what you’re looking for, you should probably just make it yourself. That is the...

Historic MLK National Holiday Law Signing exhibit closes Dec. 11

Only a few days remain for visitors to see the “Former U.S. Representative Katie Hall and the 35th Anniversary of the Dr. Martin Luther...

An Adult’s ‘Clerical Error’ Threatens a Girl’s High School Hoop Dreams

By Kevin Draper, New York Times Appeals to state boards and outcries from some of the most prominent voices in the sport have not been...

USDA Rolls Back Michelle Obama’s School Lunch Regulations, Allowing More Salt...

By Maura Hohman, People Under President Donald Trump, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has taken another step to eliminate the regulations placed on school lunches...

Methodist Hospitals Foundation donates supplies to ARC for the New Year

Methodist Hospitals Foundation continued its holiday tradition of donating a one year’s supply of daily living necessities to support the Northwest Indiana Salvation Army’s...

Operations up at Gary Airport after year of growth

Airport Authority celebrates milestones and plans for the future As 2015 draws to a close, Gary/ Chicago International Airport operations are up 13.2 percent and...