By Denise Williams The Florida/Georgia Star Former NFL star O.J. Simpson has been granted parole and is set to be released from the Lovelock Correctional facility in Nevada sometime around October 1st of this year. […]
By Denise Williams The Florida/Georgia Star A noose was discovered Wednesday in the history gallery of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in our nation’s capital. It is the second noose […]
By ARTHIA NIXON Florida/Georgia Star The victims of the South Carolina church shooting are now being laid to rest this week, with President Barack Obama giving the eulogy at Sentor Clementa Pickey’s funeral. The pastor, […]
By EMILY MORAN Special to The Star In the wake of the Charleston shooting, Ferguson and the other untimely deaths of Tamir Rice, Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin, Cameron Tillman, VonDerrit Myers Jr., Qusean Whitten, to […]
Loretta Lynch won confirmation as the nation’s first black woman attorney general Thursday from a Senate that forced her to wait more than five months for the title and remained divided to the end.
By Arthia Nixon Florida/Georgia Star PHOTO: Frank Powell, III 50 years after Amelia Boyton Robinson was iconically photographed being beaten by a state trooper in Bloody Sunday for simply wanting to exercise the right to […]