RICHMOND--A state commission planning an anti-slavery monument in downtown Richmond voted Wednesday to include Nat Turner, the leader of a bloody 1831 slave uprising in Southampton County, among a group of 10 African-American figures who will be hono ...
Posted Thursday, September 21st 2017 at 8:31PM
AUSTIN - It's dashcam footage that many will never forget and that sparked criticism around the country questioning police use of force. Now, newly released audio recordings show former Texas Department of Safety Trooper Brian Encinia claims he feare ...
Posted Thursday, September 21st 2017 at 8:25PM
(FinalCall.com) The shock of the hour struck America in the form of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Irma in Florida.
Dazed citizens, rich and poor, White and Black, struggled through the recovery processes.
Catastrophes of biblical proportions l ...
Posted Thursday, September 21st 2017 at 8:17PM
Have some fews and two? Put it in your kick, head to the nearest frolic pad, and prove that you’re a jitterbug.
If these phrases sound like gibberish, you must not be hep—or at least you haven’t read the Hepster’s Dictionary, a glossary of Harlem ...
Posted Tuesday, August 8th 2017 at 6:38PM
August 3, 2017
When we lose a loved one, our first thought is not the logistics of their burial. Our first thoughts tend to be the memories we shared, the laughs we had and primarily — the overwhelming pain of their absence ...
Posted Tuesday, August 8th 2017 at 6:30PM
Janine Hayes was working her shift at the Port of Call restaurant on Esplanade Avenue, at the edge of the French Quarter, when the deluge started Saturday afternoon.
She and her co-workers noticed the water was pooling faster than it does in a typ ...
Posted Tuesday, August 8th 2017 at 6:23PM
CINCINNATI (FOX19) - If you’ve ever bought a cell phone, laptop, tablet or power tool that runs on lithium-ion batteries, there's a chance you could get a piece of a class action settlement.
Several battery makers agreed to the $45 million settlem ...
Posted Tuesday, August 8th 2017 at 4:20PM
USA TODAY--Reading Cate Lineberry’s Be Free or Die (St. Martin’s, 231 pp., *** out of four stars) is a little like recovering a national heirloom that was lost, stolen or buried through decades.
It recounts the amazing-because-it’s-all-true story ...
Posted Thursday, June 29th 2017 at 5:29PM
WALLER, Texas (KTRK) -- A civil rights group is condemning a judge's decision to drop a perjury charge against the arresting officer in the Sandra Bland case.
Only a handful of members from the Greater Houston Coalition for Justice spoke out Thurs ...
Posted Thursday, June 29th 2017 at 5:23PM
To understand the essence of Islam is to understand the very essence of humanity. More than a religion, Islam is a complete and comprehensive way of life leading to a balanced way of living. Islam brings civilization and happiness to man. Islamic pri ...
Posted Tuesday, June 27th 2017 at 12:13PM