By CJ Webber-Neal Eagle Photo Jornalist     Former Georgia democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacy Abrams spoke to a packed crowd in the gymnasium of Booker T. Washington High School last Friday evening during her recent visit to Tulsa, Oklahoma. Abrams, part of the 2nd...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     It was a tough trip for Snoop Dogg coming to Tulsa, Oklahoma last week. Just one day earlier he buried one of his best friends in the entertainment industry the late Nipsy Hustle....
By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer     Metropolitan BC Sanctuary Choir to perform live   The documentary “Amazing Grace,” which is the late Sydney Pollock’s behind the scene filming of the late Aretha Franklin's recording of the album of the same name, will open...
www.msn.com By Andy Patton       Much ado was made about Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Tyler Lockett's perfect (158.3) passer rating when targeted last season, an extraordinarily rare feat that exemplified the stellar relationship between the fourth-year receiver and his quarterback, Russell Wilson.     But Lockett, despite...
www.truthout.org By Igor Derysh, Salon       The Trump administration will not nominate anyone from the United States to serve on the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. A State Department official told Politico that the White House intervened to stop the expected renomination of...
https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2019/04/17/demarco-morgan-co-anchor-cbs2-cbsla/       CBS News Correspondent DeMarco Morgan has been named co-anchor of CBS 2’s weekday 4:30-7:00 a.m. and 11 a.m. newscasts, it was announced Wednesday by Steve Mauldin, President and General Manager, CBS 2 and sister station KCAL 9. Morgan, who has...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Christopher Molaro and Garrison Haning     Social media, Twitter specifically, gives anyone an automatic international platform in 140 characters or less. Yet, uniformed opinions can be dangerous and downright detrimental.     We’ve heard it said that reading is a lost art. And...
www.sportswriters.net     Duke's Zion Williamson, the nation's only player to average at least 20 points and shoot at least 65 percent from the field, has been selected by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association to receive the 2018-19 Wayman Tisdale Award as the National Freshman Player...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The Black WallStreet Brunch Club is back with all the mouth-watering recipes you've been waiting for. We are kicking off this series of Brunch Club greatness on Easter Sunday in partnership with Juice Maker Lounge bringing...
www.talkbusiness.net By Talk Business & Politics staff (staff2@talkbusiness.net)     Arvest Bank on Tuesday (April 9) announced the hiring of former Walmart executive LaTricia Hill-Chandler as the company’s new diversity and inclusion officer. Hill-Chandler most recently served as a senior manager II for diversity and...