25 years after it happened, Hank Gathers’ death still brings a shudder

On this, the 25th anniversary of the death of Hank Gathers, near midcourt in Gersten Pavilion at Loyola Marymount, before a packed house and during...

28-Year-Old Creates App that Lets You Take Back Text Messages

  by Essence Gant – Black Enterprise There have been ongoing programs and initiatives set in place to close the STEM gender gap. Men dominate...

First Lady: US Experiencing Food ‘Culture Change’

DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama said Thursday that the U.S. has undergone a “culture change” in the five years since she...

Marshawn Lynch airs Super Bowl last-play conspiracy theory

March 2, 2015Jazelle Hunt Mark W. Sanchez, NEW YORK POST (New York Post)—Marshawn Lynch’s coldness to the media apparently does not extend worldwide. The reticent...

15 Years On, Museum Where Slaves Landed Taking Form

March 2, 2015Jazelle HuntNewsNo comments Bruce Smith, ASSOCIATED PRESS CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A tranquil spot on the Cooper River in Charleston is a place...

LAPD Skid Row Shooting: Once a Weapon is Grabbed, ‘All Bets are Off’

March 2, 2015 Jazelle Hunt (The Los Angeles Times)—An officer-involved shooting on Los Angeles’ skid row has captured nationwide attention with cellphone video that shows the...