www.bet.com By Paul Meara     Botham Jean and Atatiana Jefferson were both young, Black, and living in the Dallas-Fort Worth area when they were gunned down by police officers in their own homes. Jean, 28, was killed on September 6 of last year and Jefferson,...
www.dallasnews.com By Dana Branham and Jennifer Emily The police chief says it made sense for the 28-year-old to arm herself if she thought someone was in the backyard of her home.   A murder warrant for Aaron Dean, the Fort Worth officer who killed Atatiana Jefferson,...
www.oklahomawatch.org By Paul Monies       Oklahoma’s fast-growing medical marijuana market is also swelling state and local tax revenue, but not evenly across the state. Medical marijuana generated more than $34.5 million in tax revenue through the end of September. Patient licenses now exceed 200,000,...
www.ktul.com     (KTUL) – Officers are responding to possible gunfire at Edmon Low Library at Oklahoma State University. “Officers are on scene attempting to confirm,” reads a tweet from the OSU Safety Twitter feed. A university source tells Tulsa’s Channel 8 that no...
www.blackamericaweb.com By JAKE BLEIBERG      A white Fort Worth police officer who shot and killed a black woman in her home while responding to a call about an open front door acted inappropriately and resigned before he could be fired, the police...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Located in world famous Branson, Missouri. This resort is tucked away from the bright lights of the city in a rustic setting. Surrey Vacation Resorts offers you amenities such as enclosed heated pool, whirlpool, playground area...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Booker T. Washington High School is set to celebrate its 106th year of education Friday October 4th at BTW Homecoming 2019. The homecoming game starts at 7 p.m. which features the BTW Hornets vs. The...
www.rollingout.com By MO BARNES     The unjustified shooting death of Botham Jean by Dallas police officer Amber Guyger sent shockwaves through America. Guyger entered his apartment allegedly thinking it was her own and shot him dead. Now the lone witness to the Botham Jean...
ww.omahamagazine.com By Virginia Kathryn Gallner     Surrounded by the sounds of afternoon jazz, Eden Corbitt leans back against a park bench and offers some wisdom. “Your music really can take you as far as you want to go,” she says. “If you’re persistent,...
www.dazeddigital.com     Taken from the autumn 2019 issue of Dazed. You can buy a copy of our latest issue here. Rodeo champion Kanesha Jackson loves the 15 or so seconds she spends rushing through a competitive course on horseback. She talks about riding like...