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America’s 10 most Bible-minded cities are all still located in the “Bible Belt” of the South and Birmingham, Alabama sits at the top of that…

  Is it some kind of unwritten rule that only people with the last name of Bush or Clinton get to run for president, Barack…

Witnesses reported that the student and teacher had argued a few minutes before the shooting, Sulaimaniya Mayor Zana Mohammed Saleh told CNN. He said an investigation was still under way, but the attack did not appear to have any political motivation. Sulaimaniya is in Iraq’s autonomous and relatively secure Kurdish region. In Baghdad, the U.S. […]

   For all the fanfare surrounding the Amanda Knox trial, the American college student left an Italian prison quietly and quickly on Monday, four years after she entered. Knox was driven away, shielded by the tinted windows of a black car, flanked by a lone escort, under the cover of night. Her release caps off […]

PARMA, OH (WOIO) – The 9/11 remembrance continued in Parma Saturday. Firefighters, local representatives and members of the public showed their American pride and attended a special ceremony in honor of the 9/11 victims. They gathered to remember those lost in the September 11th attacks. “We remember the deeper meaning of what it is to be […]

There is something new – and unusual – going on at Mount Olive Baptist Church. It’s called a Kingdom Partnership. It is focused on what the church needs to do to remain relevant in today’s society and its goal is to help the struggling community around it. “The majority of churches that were full 20 […]

If you were struck with amnesia tonight while you slept, tomorrow would be the first day of your life.

The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies released a report last week detailing how African-American voters could make the difference in 20 House races.

Britons travelling to France and Germany have been told they may face a high threat from terror attacks, following a US warning for its citizens to be vigilant while in Europe.

A couple of years back on Real Time With Bill Maher, the ubiquitous Cornel West was asked if black folks were decidedly more homophobic than other groups. Parsing his words carefully, the ordained Baptist minister said, “I don’t think we are any more homophobic than anyone else.” Maybe not, but certainly not any less. The […]

President Obama hosted a town hall at the White House today with hundreds of young African leaders, telling them that they are poised to challenge their continent’s corrupt and flawed methods of governance. “In some of your countries, the problem of corruption is chronic,” Mr. Obama said to the 115 young leaders from 40 African […]