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History: Birmingham church bombing kills 4 girls

By Jerry Mitchell, The Clarion-Ledger From left, Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson, Denise McNair and Cynthia Wesley were killed in the S [...]

Innocent man on Death Row for 30 years #Racist USA

By Staff Reporter Anthony Ray Hinton, exonerated after 30 years, says his case was built on racism and a lie A man released from prison afte [...]

Farai Simoyi-Zimbabwean Designer Behind Nicki Minaj’s Fashion Line

By Farai Gundan When Zimbabwean fashion designer, Farai Simoyi first moved to New York City, she was hired as a Senior Denim Designer for Ho [...]

Stuart Scott and the rise of the ‘urban’ sports broadcaster

By Staff Reporter Stuart Scott, who died on Sunday morning at the age of 49, was a different kind of sports broadcaster when he appeared on [...]

“King Henry” retires from football

By Staff Reporter #Watch his 25 top goals Former Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from football after a [...]

Vigils held across US for shot teenager

By Staff Reporter ©Getty A semblance of calm had returned to Ferguson, Missouri late on Thursday after four nights of violent protests, w [...]

US-Africa summit: Obama curtails Chinese diplomacy?

By Staff Reporter As President Barack Obama hosts the first-ever US Africa summit, which has seen invitations being issued to 50 African lea [...]

After World Cup loss, Argentine racists black Brazilians

By Staff Reporter Note from BW of Brazil: The 2014 World Cup may be officially over, but the long time “war”/rivalry between Brazil and [...]

F1 title battle heats up as Lewis Hamilton claims Nico Rosberg ain’t German

By Staff Reporter British driver’s claim that ‘Rosberg is not German’ threatens to reopen rift with Mercedes team-mate in race for F1 [...]

“King of Pop” racks in more cash 5 years after death #LongliveMJ

By Staff Reporter The star of US music legend Michael Jackson on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles,CA is ador [...]

Argentina is 97% “White”?

By Staff Reporter Argentina is the “whitest” nation on earth today(CIA fact book on Argentina) What happened to the thousands of [...]

Mayweather “money” is 2013’s highest paid athlete globally

By Staff Reporter Mayweather Jnr made $105million for his last two fights Tiger Woods down to No 6 after topping list in 11 of last 12 years [...]

Aboriginal People as Victims of Crime in Canada

By Staff Reporter Special Reports Aboriginal peoples made up 4% of Canada‘s population in 2006 among whom 60% identified as First Nati [...]

Rio Ferdinand leaves #MUFC

By Staff Reporter #MUFC moves on. Below is the full statement that was released following @rioferd’s decision to quit #Manchester Unit [...]

4,000 African and Middle East migrants rescued by Italy in last 48 hours

By Staff Reporter Boats from Africa and Middle East are arriving at the fastest rate since a naval operation to handle influx began last yea [...]

Ethiopia regime snoops on opposition using foreign technology-#HumanRightsWatch

By Staff Reporter The Ethiopian government is using control of its telecom system as a tool to silence dissenting voices. The foreign firms [...]

#Kartel found guilty of murder and faces life in prison #Jamaica

By Staff Reporter Dancehall reggae star and three co-defendants were found guilty of killing an associate, Clive Lizard Williams, in a row o [...]
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