National

Musical Icon Prince Dead at 57

By Stacy M. Brown (From The Washington Informer, NNPA Member) The words were as stunning as the report: “It is with profound sadness that I am confirming that the legendary, iconic performer, Prince Rogers Nelson, has died at his Paisley Park residence this morning at Read More

Entertainment

Film Review: The Jungle Book

By Dwight Brown (NNPA News Wire Film Critic) Start the great debate right now. Is The Jungle Book the best kid’s action film ever made? Possibly. Expect to hear both sides of that argument waged by millions over lattes at Starbucks after they exit theaters. Read More

Op-Ed

Homosexuality Is the New Black

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA News Wire Columnist) In order to have a fully functioning society, we must have some common baseline of beliefs that join us together, whether it’s a fraternity, a church, or a political party. Without this commonality, belonging to a group or Read More

Transportation

Car Review: 2017 Kia Sportage

By Frank S. Washington (AboutThatCar.com) SAN DIEGO – The new Kia Sportage is a little bit longer and the wheels are now pushed to the corners. The tiger nose grille was lowered, the headlights were longer and they were pulled back into the fenders. There Read More