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Secretary Hagel

President Obama has announced the resignation of Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.

Observers believe the president and Hagel didn't see eye-...

The Rev. Al Sharpton and Senator Rand Paul met in Washington, D.C., this morning to discus reform of the criminal justice system and President Obama's impending executive action on immigration....

Texas Gov. Rick Perry

A Liberian visiting relatives in Dallas, Texas reportedly was diagnosed with Ebola on Sunday. He started showing the symptoms about six days...

Gen. Museveni -- at this rate may need a sleeping bag

 

Ugandan dictator Gen. Yoweri Museveni is apparently facing difficulty securing hotel accommodation...

Smiling to the bank. Kutesa's company ENHAS billed UN at least $30 million, possibly more, in past six years

 

The private company owned by the...

World Health Organization's chief Dr. Margaret Chan says poor health infrastructure aids Ebola spread

Alarmed by the looming and fast...

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon

Responding to inquiries by The Black Star News about a possible conflict of interest involving Sam Kutesa the...

Maya Angelou

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the First Lady

REMARKS BY THE FIRST LADY AT MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR DR. MAYA ANGELOU...

Rep. Charles Rangel

Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-New York) has issued a strong statement opposing Ugandan foreign minister Sam Kutesa's bid to become...

Cornell William Brooks, incoming President-CEO, NAACP

The NAACP National Board of Directors has announced its selection of Cornell William Brooks as the...

Leon Jenkins -- shown the door over debacle of awards for Donald Sterling

NAACP Interim President and CEO Lorraine C. Miller has accepted the resignation of Los...

Terry Aguilar says higher right-of-way fees are needed to provide for his 850-member reservation near Santa Fe, N.M. Rick Scibelli Jr. for The Wall Street Journal

[From The...

Apr. 14 (GIN) – Longtime editorial writer, poet and political organizer Carl Bloice was remembered by friends and comrades at a gathering in San Francisco this week. The West Coast writer...

Samantha Power

[Global: Africa]

Release From The White House

President Barack Obama today announced the designation of a...

Raffi Williams

[On Media]

Yesterday, a senior editor for EBONY, Jamilah Lemieux, was attacking black conservatives on Twitter. One of our...

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