ww5.komen.org Mammography screening is important for all women, regardless of their race/ethnicity or their risk of breast cancer. Some women are less likely than others to get mammography screening. There are many reasons for disparities in breast cancer screening in the U.S....
www.thegrio.com Wednesday, the Democratic leaders of California’s legislature announced that they would be hiring Eric Holder, who was attorney general under President Barack Obama, as their legal defense for the next four years to represent California in any legal battles...
When Baylor's regular season ended after the Bears had lost their sixth straight, eyes turned to the players who would potentially make early declarations for the NFL Draft, opt to take advantage of grad transfer years, or simply leave...
  www.cbsnews.com WASHINGTON -- When Michelle Obama helps recognize the school counselor of the year later this week, it will also mark her final White House event as first lady, aides said Tuesday. Mrs. Obama has presided over a White House ceremony each...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer Sydnee Monday performed her children’s play at the White House. Pictured (l to r) Quincy Monday, Sydnee Monday, Sabrina Goodwin Monday, Okla. State Rep. Regina Goodwin HD73, Kristy Byrd; (Row 2 l to r): Allison Aldridge,...
  By Brennan Williams Guest Writer   Last month, the Television Academy elected Hayma “Screech” Washington as its chairman and CEO. Washington is first black man or woman appointed to the position in the academy’s 70-year history, according to multiple reports. Washington, who has received multiple Emmys...
By Taryn Finley Guest Writer Black Lives Matter is making it easier than ever to find and support black-owned businesses. In partnership with ad agency J. Walter Thompson New York, the organization launched a beta version of BackingBlackBusiness.com, a website that allows people...
By Guy Troupe guyroupe@troupe21.com The Giants need a win versus the Eagles to clinch a playoff spot tonight on Thursday night football. NFL Players hope that the NFL will strongly consider doing away with Thursday Night Football next season. Will the...