Tag Archives: black

Connecticut primary – LIVE: Educator Jahana Hayes hoping to become state's first black Democrat in Congress for 5th congressional district primary

Connecticut primary - LIVE: Educator Jahana Hayes hoping to become state's first black Democrat in Congress for 5th congressional district primaryThe biggest race as Connecticut residents goes to the polls for Tuesday’s primaries is for the governor’s office. Republicans believe they have a good chance of winning it back after losing control in 2010. Control of the narrowly divided General Assembly is also in play, especially the state Senate, now equally split between Democrats and Republicans.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

White Man Charged in Florida 'Stand Your Ground' Killing of Black Father

White Man Charged in Florida 'Stand Your Ground' Killing of Black Father47-year-old Michael Drejka has been charged with manslaughter



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

US investigators find black box of crashed Seattle plane

US investigators find black box of crashed Seattle planeUS investigators on Sunday said they found the flight data recorder of the Horizon Air plane stolen by a troubled Seattle airport worker amid plane wreckage on a sparsely populated island in Washington state. After falling through several 100-foot (30-meter) lines of trees, the Bombardier Q400 plane broke up into pieces small enough to pick up by hand, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Western Pacific Region chief Debra Eckrote told CNN.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Kellyanne Conway Has Trouble Naming A Top Black White House Aide

Kellyanne Conway Has Trouble Naming A Top Black White House AideKellyanne Conway, the chief counselor to President Donald Trump, had



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

‘We Are Not A Number’: Black Activists Protest At Progressive Convention

‘We Are Not A Number’: Black Activists Protest At Progressive ConventionNEW ORLEANS ― A group of black activists took the stage at the Netroots Nation



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Smith College employee calls police on black student that 'seemed to be out of place'

Smith College employee calls police on black student that 'seemed to be out of place'A Smith College employee called the police on a black student who was eating lunch in a common area because she “seemed to be out of place,” the school said.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Smith College Employee Called Police On Black Student Eating Lunch

Smith College Employee Called Police On Black Student Eating LunchA Smith College employee called the police on a black student who was eating



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Minneapolis Police Were Justified in Killing Black Man, Prosecutor Says

Minneapolis Police Were Justified in Killing Black Man, Prosecutor SaysThe county attorney said 'the decision to use deadly force' was authorized



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man's death

No charges against Minneapolis officers in black man's deathMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two Minneapolis police officers who shot and killed a black man last month were justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor announced Monday, saying the man was fleeing police and turned toward them with a loaded gun before he was shot.



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

12-Year-Old Black Kid Has Police Called On Him For Mowing A Lawn

12-Year-Old Black Kid Has Police Called On Him For Mowing A LawnA 12-year-old child who started his own summer lawn-mowing business had the



Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines