World

Former CBC Chairman, Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II calls Trump a cartoon character after he lied to a black reporter

Former CBC Chairman, Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II calls Trump a cartoon character after he lied to a black reporter

The press conference held at the White House on Thursday left many shocked and disturbed after Donald Trump talked over a reporter as she asked him a simple question regarding his urban city agenda. African American journalist April D. Ryan asked “Are you going to include the CBC Mr. President in your conversation with your(…)

Website created to find all Black owned local businesses

Website created to find all Black owned local businesses

(PPN) – Black Lives Matter (BLM), has taken another step into strengthening the community by creating a database map for local black owned businesses. Backingblackbusiness.com currently has over 300 businesses listed and are looking for more. Between 2007 and 2012, African-American businesspersons increased by 34.5 percent. African-American entrepreneurs can add their company to the website by(…)

Prisoners hold Guards Hostage

Prisoners hold Guards Hostage

(PPN) – James T. Vaughn Correctional Center (JTVCC) in Delaware has been on lock-down for over 12 hours. Prisoners in the Charlie Building held guards, other inmates, and one staff member hostage Wednesday morning. A local newspaper, News Journal, received a call later that day from a lady stating to be the fiancé of one(…)

NASA Displays Apollo Capsule Hatch 50 Years After Fatal Fire

NASA Displays Apollo Capsule Hatch 50 Years After Fatal Fire

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) – A relic from America’s first space tragedy is finally going on display this week, 50 years after a fire on the launch pad killed three astronauts at the start of the Apollo moon program. The scorched Apollo 1 capsule remains locked away in storage.(…)

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy’s health care plan: States can keep Obamacare if they want

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy’s health care plan: States can keep Obamacare if they want

    WASHINGTON (AP) —  Senators Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) say they’re putting finishing touches on legislation that would let states keep President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul or design their own programs.   The two Senators are pushing their Patient Freedom Act of 2017 Bill as President Donald Trump continues to recommend Congress(…)

Facebook