By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, firstname.lastname@example.org In a joyous celebration, Dr. Valerie Sheares Ashby, the first woman to lead the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), was formally inaugurated. “I am truly grateful to be a part of this beloved community,” said Sheares Ashby, during her inauguration on April 27. “Thank you for the
By Tashi McQueen, AFRO Political Writer, email@example.com and Deborah Bailey, AFRO Contributing Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org Gov. Wes Moore has officially completed his first 100 days as chief executive for the state of Maryland. The first Black governor to lead the state took office on Jan. 18, alongside his wife, Dawn Moore and children, Mia and James.
By Liz Courquet-Lesaulnier, and Alexa Spencer, Word in Black Glowing in custom Gucci, tennis icon Serena Williams revealed her second pregnancy at the Met Gala in New York City on May 1, sparking well-wishes and congratulations from her fellow celebs and fans worldwide. Yet, behind the joyous news, there’s also worry. Williams’ last journey to
By Liz Courquet-Lesaulnier, Word in Black Remember the lyrics to “Empire State of Mind?” How Jay Z raps, “Street lights, big dreams, all lookin’ pretty.” 30-year-old Jordan Neely, a talented former Michael Jackson impersonator who used to be found — in full MJ regalia — moonwalking on the subway and in Times Square, surely had
By Aria Brent, AFRO Staff Writer The Maryland, Delaware and DC (MDDC) Press Association announced winners of the annual editorial and advertising contest, with a total of 16 awards going to the AFRO. Team AFRO showed up and showed out, with several awardees attending the ceremony in person in Annapolis, Md. Some of the categories
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Judge in Virginia Strikes Down Federal Limit on Age of Handgun Buyers The New York Times 18-to-20-year-olds can’t be barred from buying handguns, judge rules The Washington Post Federal ban on selling handguns to 18- to 20-year-olds is unconstitutional, judge says CNN Federal judge in Virginia rules 18-to-20-year-olds can’t be prohibited from buying handguns CBS News Young adults can’t