Can Dr. Ben Carson help GOP attract Black voters?

By Daniel White Contributing Writer (Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from TruthBeTold.News) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has launched a new radio

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Black Catholic History Month observed

By Kelly Parker Contributing Writer What do Saints Benedict the Moor, Josephine Bakhita, Augustine, Anthony the Great and Monica have in common? They are just

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Black groups expected court’s immigration decision
By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer (Special from NorthStarNews Today) – Two groups said they expected a negative court ruling with respect to President Obama’s immigration reform plan. However, they added they ...
President Obama backs ‘band the box’
By Hazel Trice Edney Contributing Writer ( - President Barack Obama, who last week enacted the largest release of prisoners at one time in 30 years, has announced that he is ...
Fifteen Confederate ‘flaggers’ indicted for terroristic threats against Blacks
(Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Southern Poverty Law Center) – A Georgia state prosecutor has announced the indictments of 15 people who threatened African Americans and ...
Companies added 182,000 jobs in October
The nation’s non-farm private-business-sector added 182,000 jobs in October, the Roseland, N.J.-based ADP Employment Report announced on last Wednesday.
Black presiding bishop installed as head of the Episcopal Church
By Frederick H. Lowe Contributing Writer WASHINGTON (Special from NorthStarNews Today) — Michael B. Curry, installed on November 1 as the 27th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, is the first African-American ...
Black churches show support for government’s environmental plan
By Savannah Harris Contributing Writer (Special to the NNPA News Wire from HU News Service) – Leaders of the nation’s major Black churches — representing nearly 13 million African-American members — presented ...
Black women leaders outraged by police violence against S.C. student
By Hazel Trice Edney Contributing Writer ( – Leading Black women across the nation are expressing outrage this week over the videotaped violent incident showing a white police officer in Columbia, ...
Does racial bias show up in the crosswalk
By La Monica Everett-Hayes Contributing Writer (Special from NorthStarNews Today) – African Americans may have to wait in a crosswalk about 32 percent longer than white people before drivers stop. Further, research ...

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