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Taylor Alumna Part of Pulitzer Prize-Winning Team from Cincinnati Enquirer

A team of journalists from the Cincinnati Enquirer that includes 2008 Taylor University graduate Chrissie Thompson Fink has won the Pulitzer Prize for Local Reporting for their story Seven Days… Read more »

Starbucks to Close 8,000 U.S. Stores in May for Racial-bias Training

Starbucks announced Tuesday that it plans to close more than 8,000 U.S. stores during the afternoon of May 29 in order to give employees racial-bias training, CNBC reports. The announcement… Read more »

BET Founder Thrills Trump Supporters After Falsely Crediting The President For Lowering Black Unemployment Rate

Robert Johnson, the founder of BET and the nation’s first Black billionaire, gave Trump supporters something to crow about after he incorrectly credited the president for improving the job outlook… Read more »

Facebook starting to notify users about misuse of data in Cambridge Analytica scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — Get ready to find out if your Facebook data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Starting Monday, the 87 million users who might have had… 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 »

Portillo’s to bring its signature Chicago-style hot dogs to Indy’s south side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Just several months after the opening of the Portillo’s location in Fishers, they’ve announced plans to open a second central Indiana location – this time on the… Read more »

5 reasons to build a new home in 2018

If you’ve done much house hunting, you know that finding a dream home prebuilt to your specifications is a long shot. Everyone has his or her own idea about the… 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 »

Nearly 400 workers to be laid off at Sony disc plant in Terre Haute

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Hundreds of workers will lose their jobs as Sony DADC in Terre Haute is closing down several parts of its operation. Our newsgathering partners at WTHI… Read more »

Parents Of The Child Who Wore The H&M ‘Monkey’ Hoodie Speak Out In First Interview

There has been an international outrage over Liam Mango, the five-year-old model, who wore a “Coolest Monkey In The Jungle” hoodie for an H&M advertisement. Protests have occurred in South… Read more »