NYPD Officer Fired For 2014 Death Of Eric Garner

After five years of investigations and protests, New Yourk City's police commissioner on Monday fired an officer involved in the 2014 chokehold death of an unarmed black man whose dying cries of “I can’t breathe” fueled a national debate over race and police use of force. Police Commissioner James O’Neill’s announced at a midday news... Read More.

Brianna Mason Becomes The First Black Miss Tennessee

Tennessee finally has a black pageant Queen. Brianna Mason made history when she was crowned Miss Tennessee over the weekend. It took 80 years for a black woman to get this title. Mason, who hails from Nashville, said it was important to her to win this title so she could begin to pave the... Read More.

El Paso Mass Shooting Will Be Classified As Hate Crime

Authorities say another person has died from a weekend mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, raising the death toll in that attack to 21. El Paso police tweeted that the latest victim died early Monday morning at a hospital. No other details were immediately provided. More than two dozen people were wounded... Read More.

Racist Tweets Cause Miss Michigan To Lose Crown

Organizers of the Miss World America pageant dismissed Michigan winner Kathy Zhu for what they called “offensive, insensitive and inappropriate”social media content, according to a letter and texts from the organization posted to Twitter by Zhu, who the Detroit Free Press called “a well-known political commentator and online figure.” The 20-year-old reportedly serves as the... Read More.

Alleged Serial Sex Abuser Jeffrey Epstein Has Ties To Trump, Clinton

Jeffrey Epstein has friended some of the world’s most powerful people. Future President Donald Trump called him a “terrific guy.” Former President Bill Clinton praised his intellect and philanthropic efforts and was a frequent flyer aboard his private jet. The arrest of the billionaire financier on child sex trafficking charges is raising questions about... Read More.