Afro News

Oldest human burial discovered in Africa sheds light on...

(USA Today) - Scientists have uncovered the earliest modern human burial in Africa, which changes what we know about social behaviors...

Columbus Police Release Body Camera Footage of Fatal Shooting...

(Daily Beast) - A Columbus police officer shot and killed a Black teenage girl on Tuesday afternoon just as a guilty verdict was being...

Video Shows Black Man Arrested Ahead of 'White Lives Matter'...

(Newsweek) - A bystander captured footage of police arresting a Black counter-protester in Huntington Beach, California, on Sunday...

Facebook Told Black Applicant With PH.D., She Needed To...

(The Intercept) - “You wouldn’t like this job,” she says she was told. Facebook is only 3.9 percent Black and is facing an EEOC investigation.

Chicago suburb's plan to pay Black residents reparations...

(Reuters) - Evanston is poised to become the first U.S. city to offer reparation money to Black residents whose families suffered...

Black business owner denied withdrawal from bank account

(Raw Story) - A Black business owner says a bank teller refused to allow her to withdraw money from her own account due to racism.

The NAACP Lawsuit Against Trump Is Delayed After Some Guy...

(Yahoo News) - In February, “Ricky” signed for a federal lawsuit delivered to former President Trump and then vanished.

Stacey Dash apologizes for past support of Donald Trump:...

(USA Today) - "Clueless" actress-turned-conservative commentator Stacey Dash is walking back her previous support of former President...

Charges permanently dropped against Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend

(Aljazeera) - Kenneth Walker cannot face further charges for shooting at police during botched raid that ended Taylor’s life. None...

Police investigating claim that bullies forced Black middle...

(The Hill) - Texas police are looking into claims of repeated bullying against a Black middle schooler, whose mother says he was physically...

House passes sweeping elections reform bill and policing...

(CBS News) - The House on Wednesday passed H.R. 1, a sweeping government and elections reform bill and a key legislative priority...

New York Grand Jury Votes Not To Indict Rochester Officers...

(NPR) - New York Attorney General Letitia James says a grand jury voted that no charges will be filed against Rochester police officers...