Mertilla Jones is comforted after describing how her 7-year-old granddaughter was killed by a white Detroit police officer.

#RiseUpOctober set for New York City

Victims’ families urge support of national march to demand police accountability By La Risa Lynch Every 28 hours a Black person is murdered by police, security personnel and some self-appointed vigilante, according to a report…


Ray Charles immortalized on U.S. postal stamp

WASHINGTON — On what would have been his 83rd birthday, the “father of soul,” Ray Charles, was the latest inductee into the United States Postal Service’s Music Icons Forever Stamp Series on Monday, September 23rd….