US economy grew at 3.2 percent in first quarter

The U.S. real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rose 3.2 percent in the first quarter of 2019, according to a data estimate released...
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Epidemic of missing Black girls continues to stump authorities, frustrate parents

Epidemic of missing Black girls continues to stump authorities, frustrate parentsLashaya Stine, 16

State of Black America Is Strong, Experts SayStacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor)

Black Farmers, HBCUs Winners in Farm Bill

By Stacy BrownRacial disparities in American farming have always existed. In a 1998 settlement, the United States Department...
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High school football player dies after breaking neck in game

JACKSON, MISS. — High school football player Jeremiah Williams died after he broke two vertebrae in his neck.  Williams was injured when he tried to make a...

Ex-roommate: Kavanaugh lied under oath about drinking and sex

Brett Kavanaugh's ex-roommate says the Supreme Court wannabe 'lied under oath' about drinking and sex.  Kavanaugh committed perjury by lying under oath about his adolescent...

“I was in the room.” Penn Jillette says Omarosa telling the truth.

Half of the famed magic duo team Penn and Teller, Penn Jillette has come forward to say Omarosa's claims about President Trump's racist rants...

HUD Approves $1.5 Billion Disaster Recovery Plan in Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today announced HUD has approved a $1.5 billion disaster recovery plan to help...
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Ben Carson Tells A Black Woman To Escape Poverty She Needs To Get Married

Ben Carson is doing his best to make people forget he is unqualified to be the secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). From...
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NNPA President Talks Black Press, Black Voters at the Annual Convention in San Antonio

By Stacy Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) | Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., the president and CEO of the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), delivered...