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Black Independence Day, otherwise known as Juneteenth, has arrived. We’ve compiled a few facts that you may not have known about the celebration of the emancipation of the last slaves in the United States. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on Sept. 22, 1862, but it took nearly three more years before full emancipation […]

The students and staff of Nichols Junior High, a predominantly black and Hispanic Title 1 school in Arlington, Texas, should be immediately removed from their school building. Something there appears to be poisoning and sickening them. Since this current school year began, over 500 medical complaints have been filed. Yeah, 500. These aren’t kids playing […]

Breana Harmon Talbott was arrested by Denison, Texas, police and faces a misdemeanor charge for making a false report to authorities.

Police further investigated 18-year-old Breana Harmon Talbott's claims after her initial story failed to add up.

A three-judge panel in San Antonio ruled that Republicans in Texas racially gerrymandered congressional districts.

Antonio Armstrong Jr. could face life in prison for the shooting deaths of his father Antonio Armstrong Sr. and mother Dawn.

Erykah Badu recently put up an adorable video on the Lovers Lane Birth Center’s Facebook page entitled, “Strong Mama with Doula Erykah Badu birth video.”

The GOP continues its fight against reproductive justice with new bill.

On the heels of Donald Trump being sworn into office, the DOJ requested that a voter ID law case in Texas be postponed.

New York City will reportedly give 1 percent pay increases to police officers who have to wear the cameras.

Jacqueline Craig and her two teenage daughters were later released from a Texas jail after the incident.

In response, the FWPD say they will begin an internal investigation into the matter and will prepare a statement to release to the public.