LOS ANGELES SENTINEL — Pastor Jamal-Harrison Bryant has been named the new senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Stonecrest. Bryant is currently the pastor of Empowerment Temple in Baltimore. One hundred thirty-eight candidates were considered for the high-profile position. […read more]
LOS ANGELES SENTINEL — Michelle Obama says it was never easy being the wife of a driven politician. The demands of campaigning and politics strained their marriage, and they sought help in couples’ therapy. In their first national TV interview together, Gayle King also spoke with Marian Robinson, Obama’s mother, about her eight years in the White House. […read more]
WASHINGTON INFORMER — Jones will make his Showtime Boxing debut in Philadelphia on Friday, Nov. 16 at 9 p.m., three decades after he began announcing cards in 1988 for local promoter Tyrone Johnson. […read more]
THE CHICAGO CRUSADER — The ordinance passed today includes a master agreement, use agreement, and other agreements between the Foundation and the City, which together outline how the Foundation and the City will work together to ensure the Center is providing substantial public benefits. The Center will include Chicago’s first presidential museum, which will tell the story not just of President and Mrs. Obama but also of those who came before and the power of what ordinary people can do together. T […read more]
NNPA NEWSWIRE — “When We All Vote, we get new ideas and new energy. We get leaders that share our values” says Mrs. Obama in a new commercial running on prominent digital platforms and on radio across the U.S. […read more]
WASHINGTON INFORMER — In this week’s episode, Dr. Henry A. Wise High School pays tribute to the school’s first and only football coach with a truly unique honor. In addition to honoring their coach, the school also pays tribute to the widow of the school’s namesake who just recently celebrated her 100th birthday. It is a special night in Upper Marlboro in this week’s episode of PG13. […read more]
DALLAS POST TRIBUNE — Rep. Beto O’Rourke, the Democrat from El Paso, Texas, who is waging a credible challenge to Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for his seat this November, defended NFL players’ right to protest in a video that has gone viral since it was posted on Tuesday. […read more]
THE PASADENA JOURNAL — Baltimore, a city already under a federal consent decree to reform its police department after a Justice Department investigation into the 2015 death of Freddie Gray at the hands of police found rampant, systemic abuse of black residents by cops. Contrary to the usual response to such recordings, police and city ofﬁcials acted quickly after Officer Arthur Williams was caught on camera Saturday, Aug. 11, savagely beating a defenseless DaShawn McGrier. […read more]
DEFENDER NEWS NETWORK — One year later Defender CEO Sonny Messiah Jiles acknowledges the struggle and shares how her team demonstrated their commitment and dedication to serve the Houston area with information and resources to address the community’s immediate needs. […read more]
Michael Cohen, former personal lawyer and fixer for Donald Trump, has admitted that he violated campaign finance laws when he paid $130,000 to adult film actress Stormy Daniel in the weeks before the 2016 elections. […read more]
[THE HERD WITH COLIN COWHERD/YOUTUBE.COM] Colin Cowherd talks LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers after they lost to the Toronto Raptors. Plus, hear what Doug Gottlieb had to say about ‘The King’
Black entrepreneurs make up a tiny percentage of the tech workforce. Gregory Lowe started out with no formal coding education or investor-relation training, but is now the designer of multiple successful mobile applications.
[THE LATE SHOW VIA YOUTUBE.COM] ‘We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy’ author Ta-Nehisi Coates talks about race relations, the Trump presidency and Colin Kaepernick on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
Dr. Elizabeth Primas, program manager for the NNPA/ESSA Media Campaign talks about what parents and community stakeholders should know about the Every Student Succeeds Act.
[HOWARD UNIVERSITY NEWSVISION] With the recent introduction of “Alex” one of the newest characters on Sesame Street, Howard University’s NewsVision Reporter Jamai Harris has decided to investigate the lives of children whose parents have been incarcerated.
[TRUMP INAUGURAL/YOUTUBE.COM] Watch the inaugural ceremony for Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States, at BlackPressUSA.com.
There has been much controversy in the news lately about African American celebrities having sit down meetings with then President-elect Trump. We gathered four members of the award-winning Tennessee State University Forensics Team to discuss how they felt about that. […read more]
[TOPICAMNEWS/YOUTUBE.COM] The Chicago Police Department has unconstitutionally engaged in a pattern of excessive and deadly force, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Friday, wrapping up a 13-month federal probe of a department that has been under heavy scrutiny over officer-involved shootings.
Watch the Congressional Black Caucus Swearing-In Ceremony for the 115th United States Congress at the Warner Theater in Washington, D.C.
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[WHITEHOUSE.GOV] As we look to the end of this historic Administration, we will bring together both emerging and established leaders from the advocacy, philanthropic, business, and law enforcement sectors to lift up the progress and advancements that have been made and surface opportunities to tackle Read More
[AUTONETWORK VIA YOUTUBE.COM] Nissan invited auto journalists to participate in one of their Habitat for Humanity home building projects in Nashville, Tenn. This video shows what journalists and other volunteers accomplished the 1st day of the event. The 2017 Nissan Titan HD did all the Read More
[AUTONETWORK via YOUTUBE.COM] AutoNetwork Reports Live Weekly Auto Talk Show. Get the opinions of the latest auto news from several well informed automotive journalists. AutoNetwork is produced by long-time auto industry expert Roosevelt Gist. He brings over 30 years of experience in the auto industry Read More
AutoNetwork presents a detailed walkaround of the 2016 Toyota Prius Three Touring Hybrid.
[THEWESTSIDEGAZETTE.COM] Zianna Oliphant, a young girl from North Carolina, has won national attention after she recently delivered an emotional speech at a Charlotte City Council meeting about the police brutality epidemic in the Black community. In her touch speech, she spoke about how this affects Read More
[UNDISPUTED/FS1 VIA YOUTUBE] Shannon Sharpe reflects on the meaning of Colin Kaepernick’s silent protest of the National Anthem.
[THE NEW YORK TIMES] The three-time world champion boxer Muhammad Ali has died. Current and former New York Times reporters and columnists talk about their memories of him and how he became an international icon.
[2 POINT LEAD] Finally, the definitive story of the Jordan Crying Meme is told. Hear how the 21st century’s most iconic piece of art came to be from ESPN analyst Jay Williams, DJ Gallo of SportsPickle, and the man who took the famous photo, AP Read More
By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist The videos are becoming more and more difficult to watch, aren’t they? But it’s not because we’ve become inured to the violence they show. It’s because the more we watch, the more we’re shocked by what we see. Read More