Archive | National News

200613210430-05-rayshard-brooks-exlarge-169

Rayshard Brooks family call for murder charges after police killing

 Tomika Miller, the wife of Rayshard Brooks, holds their daughter Memory during the family press conference on Monday in Atlanta. Photograph: Curtis Compton/AP The family of Rayshard Brooks, an unarmed black man who was shot twice in the back by a white Atlanta police officer on Friday after he fell asleep in his car, have called for…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Rayshard Brooks family call for murder charges after police killing

REED-FAMILY-TALKS-5P-PKG

Sean Reed’s Father Hopes His Son’s Death Isn’t Forgotten Amid Nationwide Protests

Sean Reed’s father has spoken to a news outlet about his son’s death at the hands of Indianapolis police last month, hoping that his case won’t be lost among the nationwide protests demanding justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others. According to TMZ, Jamie Reed says he’s supportive of the protests over Floyd’s tragic passing, he just wants to make…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Sean Reed’s Father Hopes His Son’s Death Isn’t Forgotten Amid Nationwide Protests

george-floyd-daughter-gianna-baby-mama-roxie-washington

Texas Southern University giving full scholarship to George Floyd’s daughter

Texas Southern University (TSU), a historically black college in Houston, is giving a full scholarship to George Floyd’s daughter, Gianna. The university’s announcement on Tuesday came the same day as George Floyd’s funeral in Houston, his hometown. George Floyd died in Minneapolis police custody on May 25, sparking massive unrest in dozens of U.S. cities. TSU…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Texas Southern University giving full scholarship to George Floyd’s daughter

trump-biden-1591403246-e1591403901578-650x366

BET Invites Donald Trump And Joe Biden To Appear In Juneteenth Special

BET wants Donald Trump and Joe Biden to participate in an upcoming forum set to air on Juneteenth, the network announced on Tuesday (June 2). The POTUS and presidential hopeful are invited to appear on an episode of, Justice Now: A BET News Special, where they will “directly address the concerns of Black America” and share their plans…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on BET Invites Donald Trump And Joe Biden To Appear In Juneteenth Special

ex-officer-derek-chauvin-makes-first-court-appearance-in-george-floyd-case-faces-1m-bail-with-conditions-cbs-minnesota

Former co-worker of George Floyd and Derek Chauvin claims they ‘bumped heads’ in the past

George Floyd On the CBS special, Justice for All hosted by Gayle King, George Floyd’s brother Philonise said he believes Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with second-degree murder in Floyd’s death, knew exactly who Floyd was as he pressed his knee into his neck. Not only that, Philonise said he believed it was personal, and he’s not the only one who…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Former co-worker of George Floyd and Derek Chauvin claims they ‘bumped heads’ in the past

VOQUEUN7YFEU5BM4WAB6FSBJNM

Bonnie Pointer, founding member of R&B group Pointer Sisters, dies at 69

American R&B group, The Pointer Sisters, on Jan. 16,1974. They are June Pointer, Bonnie Pointer, Anita Pointer and Ruth Pointer. (Matt Green/Getty Images)   Bonnie Pointer and her sisters grew up in Oakland, Calif., where they sang gospel in their father’s church. She was the founding member of the group, convincing sister June to go pro…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Bonnie Pointer, founding member of R&B group Pointer Sisters, dies at 69

Screen shot 2020-06-02 at 10.00.50 AM

60,000 Strong: The Sounds & Images Of Houston Coming Together For George Floyd

If you want something to encapsulate what it feels like to be from Houston, Texas – it’s the above image. Black men, clad in masks that may have hid their beards and grimaces but not their determination. Riders from the 5th Ward and other trail rides across the city descended on Discovery Green Tuesday (June…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on 60,000 Strong: The Sounds & Images Of Houston Coming Together For George Floyd

APD-Officers-Mugs-for-Zorn-

6 Atlanta officers have been charged in violent tasing incident

Roland Claud, Marck Gardner, Lonnie Hood Jr., Armon Jones, Willie Sauls, and Ivory Streeter were charged by the Fulton County District attorney on June 2, 2020.  Arrest warrants have been issued for six Atlanta police officers who were caught on video tasing two college students Saturday. The students were stopped for violating curfew, Georgia’s Fulton County District…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on 6 Atlanta officers have been charged in violent tasing incident

Rendering At University Area

Hillsborough County OKs Nearly $20 Million For Affordable

HousingRendering of Uptown Sky, University Area Community Development Corporation Funds provided by federal and state grants, County Trust Fund   Affordable housing remains a top priority of Hillsborough County’s Board of County Commissioners, even during the COVID-19 pandemic. Packaging $19.76 million of grants and County funds to provide affordable multifamily homes reflects that commitment to helping low-income…

This content is for Level One, Level Two, Level Three, and Level Four members only.
Log In Register

Posted in National NewsComments Off on Hillsborough County OKs Nearly $20 Million For Affordable

  • Categories

  • FSB App Banner

  • Tampa Spine & Wellness

  • NNPA



  • Kay’s Kitchen

  • Medical Marijuana Ad

  • Ads

  • WTMP Banner Ad