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.essence.com By Megan Sims After becoming Miss USA, Miss Teen USA and Miss America, the three women are still reigning supreme and racking up the wins. The trio’s most recent achievement: appearing together on the cover of Essence magazine to honor the beauty...
www.news.yahoo.com ABC News' Adam Kelsey contributed to this report.     Bernie Sanders hospitalized for blocked artery, campaign events canceled originally appeared on abcnews.go.com Sen. Bernie Sanders, 78, was hospitalized Tuesday night in Las Vegas. "During a campaign event yesterday evening, Sen. Sanders experienced some chest discomfort. Following medical...
www.blackenterprise.com By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton Kanye West is this year’s highest-earning hip-hop artist, topping his “big brother” Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter, according to Forbes. The calculation was made based on pre-tax income from June 2018 to June 2019 before deducting fees for...
www.washingtonpost.com By Rachelle Krygie Dorian slammed into the Bahamas as a Category 5 hurricane and battered Grand Bahama, the Abacos and other islands for days. The storm flattened and flooded whole communities. The official death toll is 20, but the number is expected to rise...
www.slate.com By REBECCA SCHUMAN The GOAT continues to revolutionize the sport on and off the mat.   After an uncharacteristic error on floor exercise during the first night of the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Kansas City this past Friday, Simone Biles saluted the judges,...
www.theroot.com By Stephen A. Crockett Jr.     Here’s the Trump presidency in a snapshot: If there is an issue, blame former President Barack Obama and his administration. If there is a triumph that spills over from the previous presidency, take all the...
www.independent.co.uk By Rachael Pells @rachaelpells Major Nana Kofi Twumasi-Ankrah is to become the Queen’s new equerry – attending high profile events as her aide   A new personal assistant selected by the Queen is to become the first black equerry in British history. Major Nana...
www.nytimes.com By Jody Rosen   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wTH08IYB8ek   ‘The Vault Is on Fire’ The fire that swept across the backlot of Universal Studios Hollywood on Sunday, June 1, 2008, began early that morning, in New England. At 4:43 a.m., a security guard at the movie studio and...
www.blackamericaweb.com By ERRIN HAINES WHACK and SCOTT BAUER     Robin D. Stephens lived through Jim Crow and thought the worst days of racism were behind her. Then President Donald Trump told four American congresswomen of color to “go back” to where they came from. “It was very hurtful to see...