A gracious Solange makes surprise visit to Richmond, Virginia

By |July 21st, 2017|

(Photo: Facebook)This week, Solange Knowles made a surprise visit to the hometown of her husband, Alan G. Ferguson: Richmond, Virginia. On Wednesday, Solange spent some time at The Little Nomad Shop, the owner of the clothing store told [...]

For 1st Time, Over Half of People with HIV Taking AIDS Drugs

By |July 21st, 2017|

An HIV-positive Filipino lights candles around an AIDS symbol as he participates in an event in observance of World AIDS Day in Quezon city, Philippines. (AP Photo /Aaron Favila, FILE)LONDON (AP) — For the first [...]

O.J. Simpson making case for his freedom on live TV

By |July 20th, 2017|

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — Former football star and convicted felon O.J. Simpson will command the world’s attention once again Thursday when he pleads for his freedom on live TV. Simpson was convicted in 2008 of [...]

Landmark 2013 Law Goes Into Effect In Uruguay, Legalizing Marijuana Sales

By |July 19th, 2017|

People line up outside a pharmacy selling legal marijuana in downtown Montevideo, Uruguay. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Marijuana aficionados lined up at pharmacies across Uruguay on Wednesday to be among the first in [...]

High school’s valuable black history books and other materials found in dumpster

By |July 19th, 2017|

Posted: 06/21/2013; Last Updated: 1 hour and 1 minute ago By: Kimberly Craig HIGHLAND PARK (WXYZ) - Historian Paul Lee cried when thinking about much ...

Mother allegedly got hair done as baby died in hot car

By |July 19th, 2017|

Mother allegedly got hair done as baby died in hot car by thegrio | July 18, 2017 at 9:47 PM A 25-year-old Georgia mother was arrested after she left her baby in a hot car [...]

Former Obama Official Susan Rice Will Meet with Senate Intelligence Panel Investigating Russian Interference in US Elections

By |July 18th, 2017|

Donald Trump  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)WASHINGTON (AP) — Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice will speak to staff on the Senate intelligence committee this week. The panel, which is investigating Russian interference in U.S. elections, [...]

Dallas-Area Former Cop Indicted on Murder Charge In Slaying of Teen

By |July 18th, 2017|

Roy Oliver  (Parker County Sheriff’s Office via AP)DALLAS (AP) — A white former Texas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the April shooting death of a black teenager who was leaving [...]

Will Smith officially cast in Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ remake

By |July 17th, 2017|

(Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)Disney announced at its D23 Expo on Saturday that it has found its Aladdin, Jasmine, and Genie for its live-action remake of its classic animated movie. Naomi Scott has been announced as Princess Jasmine, [...]

House Panel Rejects Corruption Claim, Boosting Brazil Leader

By |July 16th, 2017|

Brazil’s President Michel Temer(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)SAO PAULO (AP) — A congressional committee rejected a recommendation to try Brazil’s president for corruption, handing him a symbolic victory Thursday a day after a former president was convicted [...]