*Jayland Walker, the 25-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by police in Akron, Ohio, had 46 gunshot wounds on his body, according to an autopsy report from the Medical Examiner’s Office. Walker was unarmed when he was fatally shot by police on June 27 after a traffic stop turned into a pursuit. He was
*(CNN) — Rapper Kodak Black was arrested during a traffic stop in Florida, authorities said Friday. Black, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri, was driving a purple Dodge Durango with an expired license when Florida Highway Patrol spotted the car had windows tints “which appeared to be darker than the legal limit,” police said
*(CNN) — Garnell Whitfield is still suffering the trauma of losing his mother to racist violence at a Buffalo supermarket. Whitfield said the mass shootings that followed and Republican lawmakers’ refusal to support significantly stricter gun laws have made it even harder to cope. He also worries many elected officials and religious institutions have remained
*Idris and Sabrina Elba, the British power couple have gone into business as a team, launching a luxurious and gender-inclusive skincare line on July 12. They were among the first people to speak out about the COVID-19 pandemic (at the onset), which they weathered together, after which they proceeded in search of new projects to
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, email@example.com The U.S. Navy recently commissioned an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer in honor of the late Frank E. Petersen, […] The post Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen: the first Black aviator and general in the Marine Corps appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Dayvon Love We are in a moment where social justice issues are being commodified by those who are political and economic elites who have been drivers of oppressive systems. […] The post Op-ed: The case against Katie O’Malley appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Dynamic Nigerian gospel singer and recording artist, Stella Obadigie goes all the way home in her new EP titled “OTEFONE,” as she fuses indigenous sounds with contemporary elements for an uplifting body of work. The 5-track EP features one of Benin’s celebrated singer, Influence Akaba on “Oseo”, and Blessing on “I’m Blessed”. Having spent years
The Justice League is in trouble and it’s up to pet’s to save them! “DC League of Super-Pets” shows the lengths an animal will go to save his best friend, Superman. After all, man’s a dog’s best friend right? The assemble cast for this film is super too! With Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jameela Jamil
Six-Year-Old Boy Found with His Head in a Motel Toilet – On Life Support – Parents Arrested | VIDEO
*A Florida couple is behind bars after their 6-year-old son was found unconscious with his head inside a toilet bowl. #OsceolaCounty Sheriff’s officers made the shocking discovery on July 5th while responding to a call about a child possibly drowning. When authorities arrived at Knights Inn in #Kissimmee, they went to the room of 22-year-old
*Two teenagers have been charged with murder in the fatal beating of a 73-year-old man in Philadelphia last month. According to reports, the victim, James Lambert, saw a group of minors, three girls and four boys, on a basketball court in the early hours of June 24 and asked why they were outside at that