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Named Capitol Region’s 2017 Top 100 MBE Winner

Named Capitol Region’s 2017 Top 100 MBE Winner

  Carolyn E. Howell is president and CEO of Events USA. WASHINGTON, D. C. —-The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) has named Carolyn E. Howell, President & CEO of Events USA, a 2017 Top 100 MBE® winner. This award recognizes owners of minority business enterprises in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia…

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O.J. Out And About In Nevada

O.J. Out And About In Nevada

  O.J. Simpson was out with friends, and numerous patrons wanted to take pictures with him. SUMMERLIN, NEVADA —-O.J. Simpson took a break from his not so bad private world of playing golf, and stepped out for some leisure time … with regular people. Last Wednesday afternoon, he was spotted hanging out and posing for…

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Emory Hospital Rules Won’t Allow Toddler’s Transplant Because His Dad Donor Is In And Out Of Jail

Emory Hospital Rules Won’t Allow Toddler’s Transplant Because His Dad Donor Is In And Out Of Jail

  AJ Burgess has been denied the surgery he needs because his dad has a criminal record. ATLANTA, GA —- A Atlanta, Ga. two-year-old is in desperate need of a life-saving kidney transplant. His father is more than a perfect match, however, red-tape at Emory Hospital has led to them refusing to do the surgery…

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300 Dead In Truck Bombing In Somali

300 Dead In Truck Bombing In Somali

  Truck bombing in Somalia’s capital killed 300 people. MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The death toll from Saturday’s truck bombing in Somalia’s capital is now over 300, the director of an ambulance service said Monday, as this country reeled from the deadliest single attack it’s ever experienced. More people have died of their wounds in…

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O.J. Out And About In Nevada

O.J. Out And About In Nevada

  O.J. Simpson was out with friends, and numerous patrons wanted to take pictures with him. SUMMERLIN, NEVADA —-O.J. Simpson took a break from his not so bad private world of playing golf, and stepped out for some leisure time … with regular people. Last Wednesday afternoon, he was spotted hanging out and posing for…

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To The Faithful: Facebook Has No Black Execs Or Board Members; Claims It Will Change That

To The Faithful: Facebook Has No Black Execs Or Board Members; Claims It Will Change That

  Facebook is the #1 pastime for many Black people, however, the company has 1% Black workforce, and no Black board members. Cong. G.K. Butterfield says they were told that would change. MENLO, CA —- Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg told members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) that the social media company is…

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Retired Security Guard Finds $24M Lotto Ticket Days Before It Expired

Retired Security Guard Finds $24M Lotto Ticket Days Before It Expired

  Jimmie Smith poses with his $24M check. NEW YORK — Jimmie Smith is a busy man but always told himself when he had the time he’d go through the pockets of an old shirt in his closet filled with unchecked lottery tickets. Thankfully the 68-year-old did because had he waited two more days he…

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Black Women March To Honor Fannie Lou Hamer’s 100th Birthday

Black Women March To Honor Fannie Lou Hamer’s 100th Birthday

Fannie Lou Hamer died at age 59. Her 100th birthday was last Friday. Some of her infamous quotes from various speeches. Last Friday  was the 100th birthday of late civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer. To celebrate Hamer’s life and honor her contributions, nonprofit GirlTrek organized a series of walks across the country. More than…

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Close To 3,000 People Have Been Shot In Chicago So Far This Year

Close To 3,000 People Have Been Shot In Chicago So Far This Year

  CHICAGO — Close to 3,000 people have been shot in Chicago so far this year, down from the violence of 2016 but still significantly higher than in other recent years, according to data kept by the Chicago Tribune. At least 2,958 people have been shot in the city this year, fewer than the 3,347…

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