By BRIAN WITTE, Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Marilyn Mosby, a high-profile prosecutor who aligned herself with criminal justice reformers but ended up with legal problems of her own, […] The post Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby defeated in primary appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Kara Thompson, Special to the AFRO Vernon L. Simms, longtime advisor and chief of staff to the late Elijah Cummings, passed away on July 16. “Vernon loved the AFRO […] The post Vernon Simms, seasoned advisor and chief of staff for the late Elijah Cummings dies appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
“Kingdom Book One Deluxe” album by Maverick City Music and Kirk Franklin is available to download/stream on digital platforms. The new LP features nine new songs that were recorded on tour, and it was inspired by its predecessor, ‘Kingdom Book One’ (released 6.17), which was recorded in a Florida prison yard in an effort to
Multiple Award-Winning Gospel Singer, Minister Charles Sleyon finally releases his much-anticipated new single “Hallelujah,” accompanied by its beautiful visuals. The superbly simple worship song acknowledges the mighty presence of God, and it’s available now to download/stream on digital platforms. Prior to this release, Minister Charles has impacted and blessed many lives via his previously released
Rev. Dr. Agorom Dike, the Man Who Unites America, Africa and the Caribbean Through Faith-Based Partnerships
*If history has taught us anything, the most influential people are not always in the forefront, but those operating quietly behind the scenes. Rev. Dr. Agorom Dike, Founder and President of Washington, D.C based Caribbean and African Faith-Based Leadership Conference (CAFBLC) personifies that description perfectly. For years, the global faith-based practitioner and entrepreneur of Jamaican
*We caught up with actor London Brown to dish about Season 2 of “Power Book 3: Raising Kanan,” which is set to premiere on August 14th on Starz. Brown plays Uncle Marvin and he tells EUR in an exclusive interview that fans might be surprised by his character’s journey this season. Per the network’s news
*A youth basketball referee in Oklahoma knocked out a man who stormed onto the court during a brawl over the weekend. The incident occurred at the Score OKC Center in Edmond on Saturday, according to footage published by Outkick. When a coach walked onto the court to confront a referee, the ref “jabbed the coach
*NBA legend Charles Barkley showed some love for the LGBT community during a recent appearance at a Nevada hotel and casino. “I want to say this,” Barkley announced on stage at Harveys Lake Tahoe, Newsbreak reports. “If you’re gay or transgender, I love you. And if anybody gives you shit, you tell ’em Charles said
*The wait is over! Returning from the success of Made A Way Remix from Bella Dawn Music’s Billboard award-winning gospel artist and songwriter, Keyondra Lockett releases her much-anticipated new single, Liar, now available across all digital outlets (scroll down to watch). Liar produced by hitmaker Jeshua “Tedy P” Williams and written by BMI Award winning
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor Looking for that next high-quality eatery to add to your “favorites” list. Then of course, it’s time to get out and try one of […] The post DMV and Baltimore Black Restaurant Week through July 31 appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .