Category : Black Local and National News

- 2 hours ago

City Council Charged to Investigate KCDC Treatment of Elderly

By Vivian Shipe Knoxville TN (TN Tribune) – During the November public forum,  citizens of the community presented the city council with a list of concerns and questions surrounding the treatment of the mentally ill, eviction rates, and  sa...

- 8 hours ago

New omicron variant stokes world fears, triggers travel bans

The discovery of a new coronavirus variant sent a chill through much of the world Friday as nations raced to halt air travel, markets fell sharply and scientists held emergency meetings to weigh the exact risks, which were largely unknown. A World He...

- 10 hours ago

Black Friday\Cyber Monday: Support These 25 Black-Owned Businesses

(Photo: BlackBusiness.com)Black Friday is the most popular sales day of the year in the United States. Small Business Saturday is also a huge sales day, and Cyber Monday is the most popular day in the states for online sales.Every year during this we...

- 1 day ago

Ahmaud Arbery’s mom: Thankful for justice and son’s legacy

(Photo/Twitter) Ahmaud Arbery’s mother woke up Thursday with a new, very important blessing on Thanksgiving Day.But there will still be an empty chair at the family’s celebrations. It is a reminder that while she feels justice was served when the thr...