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As Global Cases Rise, Researchers Race To Solve Puzzle Of Mysterious Hepatitis Cases In...

The global toll of sudden and unexplained hepatitis in children has risen to 621 cases from 34 countries, the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control said in an update on Thursday.

Clarence Thomas Calls Out John Roberts As Supreme Court Edges Closer To Overturning Roe...

Thomas last week recalled the court atmosphere before 2005, when Roberts joined, and said, "We actually trusted each other. We may have been a dysfunctional family, but we were a family, and we loved it."

A Buffalo Supermarket Worker Dialed 911 During The Massacre And Was Asked, ‘Why Are...

Hiding behind the service desk counter, Rogers dialed 911. But the dispatcher handled her plea so dismissively local officials now intend to fire her at a May 30 hearing.

EPA Administrator, Michael S. Regan, Focused On Clean Air And Water For Communities Of...

“The bipartisan infrastructure provides resources for our communities. There are matching grants and forgivable loans, which means more of our communities have an opportunity to compete for these grants,” said U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Michael Regan. “We are also making $50 million available for technical assistance to help our communities to become more competitive. I’ve written a letter to every governor in the country outlining the criteria by which we believe those resources should be spent.”

Biden/House Act On Formula Crisis, Criticism Grows

Bills to ease the formula shortage head to the Senate after passing the House late last night, and Pres. Biden’s invoking the Defense Production Act -- but criticism of the crisis is growing.

Senate To Vote On $40 Billion Ukraine Aid Package

The Senate is expected to vote on Thursday to pass a roughly $40 billion bill to send aid to Ukraine as the country fights back against Russia's brutal and unprovoked attacks.

Justice Department Asks January 6 Committee For Transcripts Of Witness Testimony

The Justice Department has asked the committee investigating the January 6, 2021, insurrection to hand over transcripts of the panel's witness depositions as part of its investigation, a committee spokesman and another source familiar with the matter told CNN on Tuesday.

Soledad O’Brien Teams Up With JP Morgan Chase For Impactful Health & Wellness Event

The latest effort JPMorgan Chase is hosting a full day of conversations and informational sessions to support financial health education, wealth-building, and financial inclusion for Dallas’ Black and Hispanic communities The Summit will take place at Gilley’s South Side Event Center on Saturday, May 21, 2022, from 11a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and one of the invited speakers include Is Soledad O’Brien, recognized journalist, CEO of SO’B Productions, Producer and Philanthropist.

Wells Fargo Championship, Food Rescue US Partnership Provides 9,000 Meals To Benefit Greater DC...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Through a partnership between the Wells Fargo Championship, Food Rescue US, and Levy Restaurants, more than 10,000 pounds of surplus food was rescued during the Wells Fargo Championship held at TPC Potomac at Avenal Farm in Potomac, Maryland from May 5 to May 8.

Congressional Black Caucus Members Push Biden Administration On Advertising With Black Media

Four years after D.C. Democratic Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton publicly condemned federal agencies after a Government Accountability Office report revealed they spend very little of their advertising dollars with Black-owned media, another member of the Congressional Black Caucus has openly aired the concerns.

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The Stigma Around Male Domestic Violence; How Do We Discuss This...

In an article done by the World Economic Forum, Vanita Sundaram stated that among the young people she spoke to about whether or not violence was unacceptable provided a variety of responses, with them stating that men are innately violent. Women hitting men was seen as “unproblematic,” with people arguing that women are physically weaker and frail (thus, their use of violence was less significant).