” Chicago-Area Residents Urge State Lawmakers To Address Social Service ‘Crisis’ In Illinois “

Submitted by: Dr. Maat https://us-mg6.mail.yahoo.com/neo/launch?.rand=bt6uj4q0ririh#mail The health and human services system in Illinois is in “crisis,” according to Chicago-area residents who pressed state lawmakers at a public forum Friday night to address problems facing social safety […]

” Boy, 9, who spent day as Detroit police chief dies”

Submitted by: Marla Thompson http://news.yahoo.com/boy-9-spent-day-detroit-police-chief-dies-151706668.html Excerpts by: AP   DETROIT (AP) — A 9-year-old boy with cancer who spent a day as Detroit’s honorary police chief last month has died. Jayvon Felton died Monday at […]

” Couple Faces New Charges in SC Student’s Disappearance”

Submitted by: Marla ThompsonBy REENA NINAN and DAISHA RILEY | Good Morning America http://gma.yahoo.com/charges-couple-suspected-student-39-disappearance-111018361–abc-news-topstories.html   A South Carolina husband and wife suspected in the mysterious December disappearance of a cosmetology student now face kidnapping charges. […]

” Babies Born, Raised Behind Bars May Keep Mothers from Returning to Prison”

Submitted by: Marla Thompson http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/nightline-fix-abc-news/babies-born-raised-behind-bars-may-keep-mothers-145950328.html By ABC News Nightline After serving nine months in prison for stealing, Jacqueline McDougall’s future was on the line. A parole board would decide whether she would be locked up […]

“Student suspended, criminally charged for fishing knife left in father’s car”

Submitted by: Marla Thompson Excerpts by: The Caller http://news.yahoo.com/student-suspended-criminally-charged-fishing-knife-left-father-124606951.html A senior at Northeast High School in Clarksville, Tenn. has been suspended for 10 days and faces a multitude of additional punishments including criminal charges because […]

BET HONORS AWARDS 2014

Submitted by: Deborah Smith Host Wayne Brady opened the show bringing his sexy on with his parodies and freestyle on the audience. He and all of his assistants, including Anthony Anderson, were very entertaining. The […]

45th NAACP Image Awards Winners

Submitted by: Deborah Smith Congratulations to all of the winners. There are so many to list. Anthony Anderson was grand hosting and Dennis Haysbert, with his suave voice, MC’d Special congratulations to Paris Barclay, President of the Directors Guild […]