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 An African American police officer in Georgia said he was fired after he revealed he is dating another officer who is white.Karone Robinson told Atlanta's WSB-TV that by revealing his relationship, he saw the true colors of the Darien...
 Bill Cosby, the embattled comedian and actor who is serving prison time for sexual misconduct, is waging a fight against a law firm that charged him $1 million each month during his first sex assault trial, according to court...
Another potentially destructive Cyclone is forming in the Indian Ocean and headed in the path toward northern Mozambique, just a month after a similar storm devastated the eastern African nation, Al-Jazeera reports.Cyclone Kenneth is strengthening each day and is...

A descendant of two Black women buried at an historic cemetery in St. Louis County, Mo., have filed a lawsuit against an outdoor advertising company for erecting three billboard columns among their graves.The lawsuit, filed by Wanda Brandon, against...
 Connecticut State Police publicly released footage from a local officer's body camera to the media on Tuesday, providing more details into a controversial police shooting near Yale University of an unarmed, young Black couple last week that many say...
 President Trump is standing in the way of impacted states and communities – such as Puerto Rico – receiving aid to recover from natural disasters.Trump has made no secret of his frustration with Puerto Rico and has accused its...

A Houston high school principal has had it with du-rags, revealing garb, pajamas, sagging pants and other forms of dressing down on school grounds and has banned all of it -- not by students, but by parents.James Madison High...
“If they couldn't get into a school, I would never want to use privilege to try to force them into a situation that they wouldn't thrive in anyway,” Kardashian West told CNN's Van Jones.
 Herman Cain is no longer a candidate for the Federal Reserve Board, according to a tweet from President Trump. The news comes after the chief executive had said he was considering the businessman, but that subsequently ran into past...

The NHL's Philadelphia Flyers announced it has removed the Kate Smith statue from outside of the Wells Fargo Center and will no longer play the singer’s version of “God Bless America” during games, following a similar move by the...
An emerging entrepreneur seemingly on the fast track for success is now facing 20 years behind bars after he was convicted of threatening to harm an Internet domain holder for refusing to release the domain.Rossi Lorathio Adams II, 26,...
 JoJo Smollett, the oldest sibling of the Smollett clan, believes his brother, Jussie. He thinks we should as well.In an opinion piece written for BET, he disputes rumors and attempts to set the record straight about the Smollett attack...
 The South Carolina 12th Circuit Solicitor’s Office is deciding whether to revoke rapper Kodak Black’s bond following his most recent arrest at the border of the United States and Canada on charges of gun and drug possession, solicitor Ed...
Rapper, 50 Cent, known for taking any opportunity he can to clown his friends and foes alike, didn't miss this chance to knock fellow MC Ja Rule over his troubles with Uncle Sam.According to Hip Hop DX, the IRS...
The Minneapolis police department made several missteps in its handling of the fatal shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, according to prosecutors in former officer Mohamed Noor’s murder trial.Prosecutors accuse Sgt. Shannon Barnette, a Minneapolis police supervisor, and other...
A 19-year-old Peoria, Ill., woman who was at the wrong place at the wrong time, was killed while watching a violent melee in a park spurred by two women fighting over a guy.Charee Alexander received a fatal stab wound...
A former car salesman has been arrested by FBI agents in Texas on charges that he kidnapped and robbed a disabled customer at a Chattanooga, Tenn., car dealership earlier this month and forced him to use crack while he...
 Flint, Mich., which has been beset with a water crisis for several years, will receive $77.7 million in remaining federal funding to pay for water infrastructure improvements.The state of Michigan is releasing the funds, which come from a $120...
In an effort to raise funds for President Trump's 2020 re-election effort, an online store on his campaign website is selling merchandise that apparently lampoons Kehinde Wiley’s official portrait of former president Barack Obama, by turning the image into...
The people responsible for planning mass protests in Sudan told the BBC that they are aiming to dismantle the “deep state” that resulted in former president Omar al-Bashir’s ouster.A spokesman for the protest leaders say Bashir, who was ousted...