The Skanner News - USA Fri, 27 Nov 2015 01:59:43 -0800 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) Chicago Officer Charged with Murder in Laquan McDonald's Death A video of the shooting was released after pressure from community activists 

]]> (DON BABWIN, ASON KEYSER, Associated Press) USA Wed, 25 Nov 2015 07:21:51 -0800
Nielsen Report: African American Incomes are Rising Nielsen has released a new report focusing on African American incomes and spending habits

]]> (The Skanner) USA Mon, 23 Nov 2015 18:46:46 -0800
US Justice Department to Investigate Jamar Clark Shooting Protesters camped outside police precinct spur visit from federal lawyers  

]]> (GREG MOORE, Associated Press) USA Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:16:02 -0800
Fail: Most GOP Candidates Flunk Climate Science The Associated Press asked a panel of scientists to rate the candidates knowledge   

]]> (SETH BORENSTEIN, AP Science Writer) USA Mon, 23 Nov 2015 07:03:07 -0800
Democrats Celebrate Victory in Louisiana Governor's Race The Democratic victory was as much about Vitter's flaws as a candidate as it was about Edwards' strengths   

]]> (MELINDA DESLATTE, Associated Press) USA Mon, 23 Nov 2015 03:01:11 -0800
Protests Spark Howard University to Pay Band Scholarships The university made good on the students' scholarships four days after another protest in the main administration building   

]]> (Chevelle Taylor - Howard University News Service) USA Mon, 23 Nov 2015 02:29:59 -0800
First Lady Michelle Obama Awards 13 Youth Arts Programs Portland's Caldera which works in schools and runs an arts camp was honoured  

]]> (By STACY A. ANDERSON The Associated Press) USA Sat, 21 Nov 2015 11:30:37 -0800
Pentagon Pressing Allies for Troops to Fight ISIL VIDEOS: As France and Russia sends bombers officials ask other countries to contribute to Syria campaign   

]]> (ROBERT BURNS, LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press) USA Sat, 21 Nov 2015 11:09:22 -0800
Black College Fund, CIA Vow to Create More Agents of Color Spy agency says it will change to recruit Black agents and analysts : Fund commits $250 M   

]]> (By Janelle Berry Special to the NNPA News Wire from the HU News Service) USA Wed, 18 Nov 2015 22:00:52 -0800
Missouri Would Likely be Alone With 10 Percent Black Faculty Very few campuses have more than four percent Black faculty according to an Associated Press analysis 

]]> (Arashi Young) USA Tue, 17 Nov 2015 18:48:30 -0800
Democratic Debate: Paris, the Economy and Guns Candidate spar on how to rein in excesses of Wall Street   

]]> (KEN THOMAS, Associated Press) USA Sun, 15 Nov 2015 19:46:21 -0800
Terror Attacks Show Islamic State Seeks Global Reach The threat from Islamic State has spread far beyond Iraq and Syria   

]]> (ZEINA KARAM, VIVIAN SALAMA, Associated Press) USA Sun, 15 Nov 2015 18:09:33 -0800
Missouri Student Protests Spur University to Action Law school dean, Chuck Henson takes new position of vice chancellor for inclusion, diversity and equity  

]]> (JIM SALTER, JIM SUHR, Associated Press) USA Sat, 14 Nov 2015 07:22:23 -0800
Utah Judge Returns Baby to Lesbian Foster Parents Judge Scott Johansen reversed earlier order to remove child from the married couple  

]]> (BRADY McCOMBS, MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press) USA Sat, 14 Nov 2015 06:56:14 -0800
In Paris State of Emergency as Terror Attacks Kill More than 120 People The attacks were coordinated across six sites; more than 200 are injured  

]]> (LORI HINNANT, GREG KELLER, Associated Press) USA Sat, 14 Nov 2015 06:32:16 -0800