Category : Black Local and National News

- 11 months ago

Brooklyn survives huge test in Atlanta; wins 132-128

On the second game of a back-to-back, the Atlanta Hawks took on the Brooklyn Nets at State Farm Arena and gave megastars Kevin Durant, James Harden and Kyrie Irving all they could handle but it was not enough. With 1300 socially distant fans in atten...

- 11 months ago

The Dumbing Down of America

The following article, The Dumbing Down of America, was first published on The Black Sphere. It’s not enough for corruption to be the foundation for Liberals in their quest for all things power and greed. They must also have willing recipients and pa...

- 11 months ago

NBA reporter and analyst Sekou Smith dies of Covid-19

Sekou Smith, a NBA reporter and analyst for more than two decades, has died from Covid-19. He was 48. Smith worked for NBA TV and wrote for NBA.com since 2009. “We are all heartbroken over Sekou’s tragic passing,” Turner Sports, whi...

- 11 months ago

Health Department gets new vaccine shipment

There is at least one positive sign in the current COVID vaccine story. A “significant shipment” of both Pfizer and Moderna vaccine has been received, according to Will County Health Department officials. “We look at that as a positive...

- 11 months ago

Twitter Will be DEAD Within 5 Years

The following article, Twitter Will be DEAD Within 5 Years, was first published on The Black Sphere. Twitter will be dead within 5 years. You read it here first. And if you listen to my radio show, you heard it there first. That company is “dea...

- 11 months ago

Atlanta-based film producer’s latest project now streaming on BET+

Film veteran Mann Robinson’s latest project “Trouble Waters” recently landed on the BET+ streaming services. The independent film was released and features actors Harry Lenox (“Blacklist”), Tatum O’Neal (“Rescue Me”), Robert Patrick (“Perry Mason”),...

- 11 months ago

Minority-Owned Cure Crate Supports Black-Owned CBD Brands

Photo: Cure Crate The trailblazing duo of minority-owned Cure Crate, Co-Founders Alexandra Mulconnery and Sean Wynn, recently launched the premium curated CBD subscription box service in early 2020. Their mission: provide a personalized CBD wellness...

- 11 months ago

Georgia refuses to reveal where new virus strain is lurking

Georgia health officials are refusing to say where in the state they have detected a mutant coronavirus strain from the United Kingdom. The Department of Public Health refuses to say which cities or counties have had people infected by the new varian...

- 11 months ago

In battle over GameStop shares, two big players flinch

A David and Goliath saga is unfolding in financial markets over the stock price of struggling retail chain GameStop. On Wednesday, Goliath walked away from the battle. Two Goliaths, actually. A pair of professional investment firms that placed big be...