Gun Violence

First Lady Michelle Obama returned to Chicago on Wednesday to join Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and prominent business leaders in hopes of raising  awareness and money…

A number of middle school students from Matoaca Middle School in Chesterfield County rushed home recently to tell their parents of a reported “inappropriate comment”…

A number of middle school students from Matoaca Middle School in Chesterfield County rushed home recently to tell their parents of a reported “inappropriate comment” their teacher made regarding school safety and a threat of gun violence. The uncommon threats regarding “killing all the students” outraged parents causing the abrupt removal of the male teacher […]

As much as many of us support President Barack Obama, it has often proved to be a task to get the first Black president to…

Another U.S. school became a crime scene Thursday morning when a 16-year-old student opened fire during his first period class and critically wounded a classmate…

Savannah Ramirez, 19, rang in the New Year by accidentally shooting her 22-year-old brother, Manuel Ortiz, in the head while posing for a picture for…

Baltimore Raven Terrell Suggs has surrendered his fire arms in respect to an ongoing domestic dispute with long-time girlfriend. Maybe after the Kansas City Chiefs murder-suicide, T-Sizzle doesn’t want to take any chances.   Candace Williams, filed a 70-million dollar suit against Suggs two years ago, but had it withdrawn. However, last month she filed a court order in Baltimore County Circuit Court. Get more on […]

From The Grio: Last week, 15-year-old, Jawaan Daniels, was shot and killed during school hours. He was leaving Lafayette High School and going home for a suspension. But, parents say he should have been in school.

From  BlackVoices.com: Jabar Collins spent 16 years in prison for a crime he says he did not commit. He was freed after a judge discovered that prosecuters hid the fact that several of their witnesses who testified, benefited from doing so from the jury.  

Via:  www.newsone.com // 20-month-old Cynia Cole (right) was fatally shot while sitting in a car in the Chatham neighborhood on the South Side Wednesday night. From SunTimes.com: A toddler who loved cruising around on her Big Wheel and holding the end of a jump rope died today after being shot in the head as she […]