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Top 10 Murder Cities In The U.S.

There’s a war going on outside no man, woman or child is safe from. According to the FBI database on crime, there has been a 6.2% decrease in Unites States citizens dying at the hands of one another, but the epidemic of homicide still plagues this country. As a way to remind the general public […]

Former Vice President Joe Biden Announces 2020 Campaign

Update: Joe Biden has released his campaign video The core values of this nation… our standing in the world… our very democracy…everything that has made America — America –is at stake. That’s why today I’m announcing my candidacy for President of the United States. #Joe2020 https://t.co/jzaQbyTEz3 — Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) April 25, 2019 President Trump […]

Iranian Foreign Minister Trolls Trump After All-Caps Twitter Threats

Iran’s Foreign Minister shot back at Donald Trump’s Twitter rant on Monday showing no concern for Trump’s online threats. “COLOR US INIMPRESSED,” Javad Zarif tweeted in all-caps mocking Trump’s all-caps tweets from a day prior. “The world heard even harsher bluster a few months ago. And Iranians have heard them —albeit more civilized ones—for 40 […]

SUPRA Returns With a World-Spanning ‘Crown The Globe’ Collection

SUPRA has a style that’s both known and respected by sneakerheads worldwide, so it makes perfect sense for the footwear stalwart to pay homage to the brand’s world-spanning reach. Advertisement The Chad Muska-curated collection features the Skytop V silhouette in nine colorways that each represent a specific country. Portugal, Mexico, France, Germany, Japan, Argentina, Chile, […]

Is the U.S. Army Wasting Millions of Tax Paying Dollars?

2Pac once said, “They got money for wars, but can’t feed the poor.” A recent internal audit of the U.S. Army’s budget has suggested: the organization is wasting millions of tax paying dollars. As if having a president who tweets, more than he works wasn’t enough. It appears the Army is splurging dollars on “ineffective marketing […]

North Korea Fires Third Ballistic Missile In Three Weeks

North Korea has test-fired a missile into Japanese waters, the latest in a series of launches that have ratcheted up tensions over its nuclear weapons program. It was North Korea’s third ballistic missile test in as many weeks and the 12th this year – carried out in fresh defiance of UN sanctions warnings and US […]

Trump’s Derogatory Song On Immigrants At Rally

Donald Trump was a no-show last night [April 29th] at the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner. He instead held a rally in Harrisbury, Penn. to discuss his low approval rating. By reciting the lyrics to a soul song called “The Snake,” Trump played into the prejudice and anti-immigrant label. “The Snake” is a song about […]

New Study Reveals American Childless Adults Are “Happier” Than Parents

A recent study conducted by the Council on Contemporary Families that was carried out in 22 countries (targeting European and English-speaking regions) shows the U.S. has the largest amount of parents that are unhappy compared to people without children. Utilizing the International Surveys conducted from 2007 to 2008 and the European Social Surveys from 2006 […]

New York’s Ecuadorian Community Respond To Country’s Tragedy

On April 16, 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake shook up Ecuador, killing at least 525 people and injuring over 4,000 people. Cities like Manta, Portovieho and Guayaquil were severely destroyed and officials say that even after all of the debris is removed, there’s still the possibility there could be more dead bodies. The United States […]

North Korea Threatens Nuclear Strike Against US and South Korean Military

As South Korea and the United States prepare for their annual military exercises, North Korea is warning of “indiscriminate” nuclear strikes targeting the two countries. In a statement, Pyongyang said it ordered “preemptive nuclear strikes of justice,” threats that experts say is not uncommon for the country, but not realistic based on their capabilities. North Korea […]

North Korea To Stop Nuclear Testing If U.S. Signs Peace Treaty

Early Saturday, North Korea called for the conclusion of a peace treaty with the United States and a halt to U.S. military exercises with South Korea to end its nuclear tests. The Northern half of the Asian country has long sought a peace treaty with the United States, as well as an end to the […]

America’s Melting Pot Boiling Over

Volatile situations that have yielded nothing but the dead bodies of young Blacks and Latinos at the hands of law enforcement is a familiar story and open sore in American society, however, the deaths of African Americans at the hands of white civilians have once again become an issue of greater concern. Since the death […]

Puerto Rico Can’t Pay $72 Billion Debt And Asks For Help From U.S.

Puerto Rico says it may not be able to make its payments toward its $72 billion public debt and asks for U.S. assistance Puerto Rico, a U.S. Commonwealth in the Caribbean, is in debt and the government is requesting help from the U.S. “We must all share the payment of this debt,” Puerto Rico Gov. […]

Loretta Lynch Confirmed As First Black Female US Attorney General

President Barack Obama‘s next Attorney General was confirmed Thursday when the Senate finally voted for Loretta Lynch With a 56-43 vote, making her the first Black female Attorney General in United States history, Loretta Lynch was confirmed as U.S. Attorney General this past Thursday. Lynch will be sworn in on Monday after being stalled by […]