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Office Of Personnel Management Says Second Hack Affected More Than 21M Americans

Office Of Personnel Management Says Second Hack Affected More Than 21M Americans

Source: Erin Kelly and David Jackson / USA Today WASHINGTON — The massive hack of background check records at the Office of Personnel Management compromised the data of 21.5 million people — five times more than were affected by an initial breach, the agency announced Thursday. The revelation brought more calls from Congress for OPM […]

‘Put The Guns Down!’ Boy, 8, Calls For End To Chicago Violence

‘Put The Guns Down!’ Boy, 8, Calls For End To Chicago Violence

Source: Emily Shapiro / ABC 7 Chicago  CHICAGO (WLS) — The violence is all too real for TJ Donald, an 8-year-old boy taking part in Chicago’s Safe Haven summer program at Saint John Bible Church. “He didn’t even go to second grade. He didn’t grow up to be a grown-up,” TJ said of Amari Brown, […]

Army Plans To Cut 40,000 Troops

Army Plans To Cut 40,000 Troops

Source: Tom Vanden Brook, / USA Today The Army plans to cut 40,000 soldiers from its ranks over the next two years, a reduction that will affect virtually all of its domestic and foreign posts, the service asserts in a document obtained by USA TODAY. The potential troop cut comes as the Obama administration is […]

Amtrak Train Was Traveling At Twice the Speed Limit When It Derailed, NTSB Says

Amtrak Train Was Traveling At Twice the Speed Limit When It Derailed, NTSB Says

Source: ABC News An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, killing at least seven people, was traveling an estimated 106 mph before it crashed, officials said today. The speed limit in the section of track where the accident took place is 50 mph, according to the Federal Railroad Administration and the National […]

At Fox News Channel, Harris Faulkner Has A Growing Presence

At Fox News Channel, Harris Faulkner Has A Growing Presence

Source: Brian Steinberg / Variety Bill O’Reilly or Megyn Kelly reach more viewers in a single hour than nearly anyone else on Fox News Channel, but are they as busy as Harris Faulkner? Faulkner, 49, has quietly become an almost ubiquitous presence at the 21st Century Fox-owned network, hosting an hour of “Fox Report Weekend” on Sunday evenings as […]

Art for Amnesty Human Rights Conference: Gatekeepers of Truth

Art for Amnesty Human Rights Conference: Gatekeepers of Truth

Amnesty International has a long tradition of working with artists to amplify the stories and voice of human rights defenders through film, music, art, and other media. Hear Harry Belafonte, Annie Lennox, Jesse Williams, Piper Kerman, Nusrat Durranni, Lemon Andersen, Favianna Rodriguez, Jesse Krimes, Jie-Song Zhang, Brandan Odums, Laura Poitras, and moderator Toure discuss the […]

White Girl Writes Black Friend, Saying Her Dad Forbade Her From Attending Birthday Party Because Of Race

White Girl Writes Black Friend, Saying Her Dad Forbade Her From Attending Birthday Party Because Of Race

Source: Tobias Salinger / New York Daily News This Tennessee girl got a gift-wrapped lesson in bigotry for her 10th birthday. Harmony Jones, who is black, invited a white friend to her party on Friday night in Memphis, but the child received a stunning magic marker note in response: Her friend’s dad wouldn’t let her attend because […]

ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies At Age Of 49

ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies At Age Of 49

Source: Steve Wulf / ESPN Stuart Scott, a longtime anchor at ESPN, died Sunday morning at the age of 49. Among the features of the new ESPN studio in Bristol is a wall of catchphrases made famous by on-air talent over the years. An amazing nine of them belong to one man — from his […]

The Situation In Ferguson Is “Clearly Broken” [VIDEO]

The Situation In Ferguson Is “Clearly Broken” [VIDEO]

Roland Martin, host of “NewsOne Now,” Michael Brown’s pastor, Carlton Lee, legal analyst Sunny Hostin and former police detective Mike Brooks appeared on the Dr. Phil Show to discuss the Ferguson grand jury proceedings, Mike Brown’s encounter with Officer Darren Wilson as well as race issues in America.  

Pres. Obama To Pledge No Ground Troops In Plan To ‘Destroy’ ISIS

Pres. Obama To Pledge No Ground Troops In Plan To ‘Destroy’ ISIS

Source: NBC News President Barack Obama on Wednesday will announce that the United States will lead “a broad coalition” to defeat Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria, while also cautioning that the effort will be different from recent American-led wars in the Middle East, according to excerpts of the speech released by the White House. […]

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