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According to a video posted by CBS46 Atlanta, two Atlanta students were stopped by Atlanta Police downtown after curfew hours.

NASA launched its first-ever commercial crewed mission from Florida’s Space Coast on Saturday afternoon, the first time American astronauts have launched from U.S. soil in 9 years. See story here

In a red-eye tweet Friday morning, President Donald Trump threatened to shoot Minneapolis protestors if the Mayor didn't get the protesting under control.

According KSTP,  a south Minneapolis club owner said Derek Chauvin and George Floyd both worked security at a night club with overlapping shifts up to the end of last year.

Protests erupted in Los Angeles last night after police brutality has been a constant in the news cycle the past few weeks. The death of George Floyd by Minneapolis police was said to be a spark for the protests, but another video from a LA arrest  caught on camera also helped push protestors to the streets.

According to the Daily News, several high school students from The Lovett School in Atlanta have tested positive  for coronavirus after attending a drive-through style graduation ceremony.

A video posted on Facebook allegedly showing a white police officer keeping his knee on a black man’s neck as he groans that he “can’t breathe” has sparked outrage in Minneapolis. A police statement says officers responded to a “forgery in progress” and found the man, believed to be in his 40s, allegedly under the influence […]

On May 16th, America will honor the High School Class of 2020 with a first-of-its-kind special graduation ceremony featuring former President Barack Obama, Lebron James, Kevin Hart, Pharrell Williams and so many more!

Love & Hip Hop Atlanta star Maurice Fayne, aka “Arkansas Mo”, was arrested Wednesday after authorities say he stole money loaned through the government to help employees and businesses manage the coronavirus pandemic. According to prosecutors in the case Fayne used the money to buy jewelry and other personal items.   Documents show that under […]

It was April 28th when I read a news article from The Burton Wire that Ahmaud Arbery was killed by two white men while jogging in a predominantly white neighborhood. My first reaction to the story was why haven’t the guys been arrested? Why did it take two months for this story to come to […]

  Today, there are 44+ million Black people in America. Black America will lose 7 million jobs due to COVID-19 and another 4.5 million due to automation. Radio One, OHUB, Morehouse College and Momentum Learning have joined forced to discuss these realities and present real definitive, scalable solutions. Watch The New Jobs Forum featuring Actress […]

Tributes to the soul singer Betty Wright poured in from every corner over the weekend. Snoop Dogg, Chaka Khan, and John Legend showed their love and support of the beloved singer, songwriter, and vocal coach. “We mourn the loss of this beautiful soul,” wrote Chaka Khan on her Instagram page. “I will miss her so.”  Snoop […]