Category: National News

North Carolina Governor McCrory Responds to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling  

Raleigh, N.C.— Governor Pat McCrory issued the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court announced its ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, stating that states cannot Read more »

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Supreme Court Makes Same-Sex Marriage Legal in U. S.

WASHINGTON, DC — In a landmark opinion, a divided Supreme Court on Friday has ruled that same-sex couples can marry nationwide, establishing a new civil Read more »

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South Carolina Governor Introduces Possible Legislation to Remove Confederate Flag

COLUMBIA, SC – In the wake of the mass murders of nine people in Emmanuel AME Church, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley stood with a Read more »

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Asheville Pastor Has Family Ties in Charleston, SC Shooting

ASHEVILLE, NC — As people across the nation are still processing the horrendous acts of racial violence in Charleston, South Carolina, more than 350 people Read more »

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Black Mothers Look for Long-Lost Babies

Eighteen black women who were told decades ago that their babies had died after birth are now suspecting their babies were taken by hospital officials. Read more »

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Marine Prosecuted for Displaying Bible Verse

Camp Lejune, NC – Lance Corporal (LCpl) Monifa Sterling was recently criminally prosecuted at a court-martial for displaying a Bible verse on her desktop while Read more »

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Employees Sue in Reverse Discrimination Case

Durham, NC – Three former employees of North Carolina Central University have filed lawsuits accusing the first female Chancellor of North Carolina Central University, Debra Read more »

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Tensions in McKinney Texas Heighten

On Monday night, close to 800 people marched through McKinney, Texas, a city of almost 150,000 people. They walked from a school to the swimming Read more »

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NAACP Statement on the Grand Jury Indictment of 6 Baltimore Police Officers

BALTIMORE, MD. — A Baltimore grand jury has indicted six Baltimore police officers involved in the arrest and subsequent death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray. In Read more »

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Driving While Black

Moe White A municipal police department in upstate Rockland County, NY, has been caught on camera stopping a group of black men and women for, Read more »

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