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Sharpton Calls For Federal Prosecution In Ferguson

With a grand jury decision and a local election looming, the Rev. Al Sharpton returned to St. Louis on Friday to renew calls for the federal prosecution of a white police officer who shot and killed a black 18-year-old …

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‘Star Trek’ actress Nichelle Nichols detained at Los Angeles airport after companion found with meth: report

If only Scotty could have beamed Nichelle Nichols out of this incident. The “Star Trek” actress, who played Lt. Uhura on the classic 1960s TV series, was stopped at Los Angeles International airport on Friday after …

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Lawyer For Renisha McBride’s Killer: ‘The Ghost Of Trayvon Martin’ Was In The Courtroom

A defense attorney for Theodore Wafer, the white man recently convicted of killing an unarmed young black woman on his suburban Detroit porch, says “the ghost of Trayvon Martin” affected the trial. Cheryl …

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Teach Kids About African American Culture: 5 Educational Activities in NYC

As a parent, you want your child to know and celebrate his or her rich history, and the best way to connect children to their heritage is through kid-friendly, interactive experiences. New York City offers an abundance …

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Teen Wins $4M on Lottery Ticket She Got for Her Birthday

When a Chicago teenager opened her birthday gifts, she never anticipated she’d wind up with $4 million. Deisi Ocampo said her dad gave her two $100 Million Money Mania instant tickets for her 19th birthday. “It …

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NYPD’s Highest Ranking Black Officer Resigns After Being Appointed to Fix Race Relations

Reported by Ashley Naples It’s no secret that race relations between NYPD and Black and Hispanic residents is tarnished. One reason is due to the controversial “stop and frisk” law that allows an …

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Dante Martin, Ex-FAMU Marching Band Member, Guilty Of Manslaughter In Hazing Case

A former Florida A&M band member accused of being the ringleader of a brutal hazing ritual known as “Crossing Bus C” that killed a drum major was convicted Friday of manslaughter and felony hazing. …

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Carla Hall hits Kickstarter goal to open eatery

Carla Hall had two conditions for opening her first restaurant: The menu had to be Nashville hot chicken and the money had to be crowdsourced. The co-host of ABC’s daytime food fest “The Chew” says it …

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White Teacher Reportedly Tells Student That Killing All Black People Is on Her Bucket List

A teacher at Camden County High School is under investigation for allegedly making racist comments in a classroom. “It is very disturbing,” said parent Kimberley Ashcraft. Ashcraft told 10 On Your Side the …

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Memphis Teacher Quits Over Her Middle School’s Allegedly Bad *ss Kids!

More bullied teachers are sharing tales of terror regarding unruly students. One teacher claims the constant harassment led her to contemplate suicide. The first story about a bullied teacher, which aired Wednesday …

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