Black-Owned App Changes How People Get Married

The days of going to Las Vegas for a shot-gun wedding or running to the court-house for a ceremony may be over with an app dedicated to getting people married virtually. Black News reports that Webwed Mobile had a mission to give marriage and marriage equality to people around the world. Since the launch of their... Read More.

Tuskegee Airman Floyd Carter Sr. Dies At 95

The world has lost a living legend in Tuskeegee airman  Floyd Carter Sr. who died at the age of 95. VOA News reports that Carter received many awards for his service in the Airforce and for the ground he broke being a Black man in the Airforce at a time when African-Americans weren’t wanted. After his days in... Read More.

Jared Kushner’s Security Clearance Is Downgraded

The security clearance of White House senior adviser and presidential son-in-law Jared Kushner has been downgraded, significantly reducing his access to classified information, according to two people informed of the decision. Kushner had been operating with an interim clearance at the “top secret/sensitive compartmented information” level for more than a year. Now he is... Read More.

Meghan Markle Wants To Focus On Women’s Empowerment

Meghan Markle said Wednesday that she hopes to “hit the ground running” as a member of the British royal family and use her position to highlight the empowerment of women. Markle, who is due to marry Prince Harry in May, attended an event in London alongside Harry, Prince William and the Duchess of... Read More.

Jeff Sessions Speaks on Trump “Disgraceful” Insult

Attorney General Jeff Sessions pushed back against President Donald Trump's latest insult on Wednesday, prolonging an increasingly awkward public spat between the President and his top law enforcement official. Trump chastised Sessions over an investigation into alleged surveillance abuses, calling his approach "disgraceful." "Why is A.G. Jeff... Read More.

Students Walk Out Of Schools Nationwide To Protest Gun Violence

In a wave of demonstrations reaching from Arizona to Maine, students at dozens of U.S. high schools walked out of class Wednesday to protest gun violence and honor the victims of last week’s deadly shooting in Florida. The protests spread from school to school as students shared plans for their demonstrations over social media.... Read More.

Sessions Interviewed By Mueller Team In Russia Investigation

Toorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation , the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday. The interview comes as Mueller is investigating whether President Donald Trump's actions in office, including the firing of former FBI Director James Comey, constitute efforts to obstruct an FBI probe into contacts between his 2016... Read More.

Civil Rights Leader Wyatt Tee Walker Passes Away

The Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker, a leader in the civil rights movement who helped the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. assemble his famous “Letter From Birmingham Jail,” has died. "He was either 88 or 89. Family records showed different years of birth", said his daughter, Patrice Walker Powell, who confirmed his death. Walker was born in... Read More.