Monthly Archives: January 2018

Ben Carson Wants To Remove The Word ‘Urban’ From HUD’s Official Name

Ben Carson just dropped another comment that will most likely make Black folks sound the alarm again. The secretary for the U.S. Department Of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) wants… Read more »

Oladipo honored by IU before Purdue game

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Victor Oladipo was honored Sunday when he returned to Indiana University. The Pacers player was in Bloomington to watch IU take on Purdue at Simon Skjodt Assembly… Read more »

Comedian and actor Kevin Hart bringing world comedy tour to Indy in May

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Comedian and movie star Kevin Hart will bring his show to Indianapolis in May. “The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour” has added more than 100 new dates around… Read more »

Paul George joins Team LeBron in NBA All-Star Game as injury replacement

NEW YORK (AP) — Oklahoma City forward Paul George will replace injured New Orleans center DeMarcus Cousins on Team LeBron in the NBA All-Star Game. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made… Read more »

Groundbreaking Report Ranks US Cities’ Commitment To Black Male Achievement

The CBMA (Campaign for Black Male Achievement), which was founded in 2008, released an innovative annual report that highlights the cities with increased investment to support Black men and boys…. Read more »

Officials: Workers relocating to Indiana from Puerto Rico

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind. (AP) — Officials say dozens of workers and their families from Puerto Rico who were displaced by Hurricane Maria are moving to northeastern Indiana. WPTA-TV reports the… Read more »

Marion County will transition to vote centers, expand early voting options

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Marion County voters can expect some major changes in how they vote. Next year, the county will transition to “vote centers” that will allow voters to cast… Read more »

Colts, Josh McDaniels to meet Friday for second interview

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The latest and expected step in the Indianapolis Colts and Josh McDaniels joining forces will be taken Friday. According to a source with knowledge of the situation,… Read more »

Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson’s, retires from touring

NEW YORK (AP) – Neil Diamond is retiring from touring after he says he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Days shy of his 77th birthday, the rock legend is canceling… Read more »

Cosby: Friends prompted Monday’s return to stage

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The Latest on Bill Cosby’s first public performance since 2015 while he awaits the start of his sexual assault case retrial (all times local): Bill Cosby says… Read more »