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Monthly Archives: March 2018

The Sacramento DA’s History With Cases Of Police Shooting Black Men Is Deeply Troubling

The person who can decide if justice if Stephon Clark’s killers are brought to justice is up for re-election this year, further complicating the police shooting of an unarmed Black… Read more »

The ‘Well-Spoken’ Black Person Stereotype Still Thrives In 2018

The “articulate” Black man stereotype reared its ugly head again. This time, The Cleveland Plain Dealer newspaper received criticism for noting that a local Black lawmaker speaks well. See Also:… Read more »

Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown’s father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. He and several black families were turned away,… Read more »

‘I was lucky to be considered’: Josh McDaniels apologizes for snubbing Colts

ORLANDO, Fla. – Josh McDaniels was ready to clean out his office and introduce himself as the new head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Then, everything changed. http://cbs4indy.com/2018/03/27/i-was-lucky-to-be-considered-josh-mcdaniels-apologizes-for-snubbing-colts/

Loved ones will remember father who died rescuing his child from pond as hero

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The loved ones of the man who died rescuing his daughter from a car in a Castleton pond say he should be remembered as a hero. Authorities say… Read more »

Taylor University Gets $75k Grant Extension from Lockheed Martin for Malware Research

Upland, Ind. – Aerospace and defense industry company Lockheed Martin has granted a $75,000 renewal of a grant to the Taylor University Computer Science (CSE) Department as part of a… Read more »

New CBD oil store to open in Kendallville

KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (WANE) – A pair of entrepreneurs are opening a store in Kendallville that will sell hemp CBD products. The Pure Dream at 121 South Main Street will be… Read more »

Bye-bye box seats? Tax law may curb corporate cash at games

WASHINGTON (AP) – The crackdown on tax loopholes could clamp down on corporate schmoozing. The new federal tax law ends a benefit prized by business for impressing customers or courting… Read more »

‘Black Panther’ Holds The No. 1 Spot For The 5th Consecutive Weekend

  Continuing to make history five weeks after its debut is Marvel’s “Black Panther,” bringing in an estimated $27 million and holding on tight to the top spot. “Black Panther” is now… Read more »

Body of Carmel graduate who died during helicopter crash in Iraq returns to U.S.

DOVER, Del. – The body of a Carmel High School graduate who died in a helicopter crash in Iraq has returned to the U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was there… Read more »