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via BlackDoctor: When it comes to ranking, you usually want your hometown city, state, or country to be first, right? Well, not this time. According to new data, the United States is experiencing a “steep and sustained” spike in sexually transmitted diseases. Cases of gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia all increased in 2017, making it the […]

via eurweb: UCLA freshmen LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill, who have been detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting, are being allowed to return to the United States on Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal reports. The trio was spotted checking into a Los Angeles-bound Delta flight at Shanghai’s Pudong International Airport, airline staff told the outlet. Their […]

During a special simulcast with the Tom Joyner Morning Show and TV One’s NewsOne Now, Roland Martin spoke with Devyn Spence Benson, author of Antiracism in Cuba, and businessman Troy Nash about the importance of President Barack Obama’s visit to Cuba and what improved U.S./Cuban relations could mean for people of color. Nash believes that Afro-Cubans are ready […]

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The Pope plans to address Congress tomorrow following a mass service he will deliver tonight.   WASHINGTON, D.C. — Pope Francis immediately dove into the whirlpool…

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The Pope’s trip in the U.S. will include stops in New York City and will end in Philadelphia. Washington (CNN)Pope Francis landed on U.S. soil…

getty: U.S. led negotiations between Iran and six world powers have concluded with a final, historic agreement that will temporarily cut off Iran’s pathway to making a nuclear bomb in exchange for the relief of crippling economic sanctions levied by the U.S. and United Nations. Iran has agreed to significantly reduce its stockpile of enriched […]

When we talk about the United States becoming a global economic power, many discount the role slavery and free labor played in bolstering American capitalism. Author Edward E.…

  ‘Tis the season to bundle up with a blanket in front of a fire with hot chocolate while it snows outside. But these 52 cities have it a bit worse than the rest of us. Based on average winter temperatures from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Climactic Data Center, these cities are […]

Roland Martin and “NewsOne Now” breakdown the latest developments in the fight against the Ebola virus in the United States and around the globe. More…

How can we advance  the issues of economics and fair trade between the United States and the African nations represented at this years leadership summit? Susan…

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On Thursday, November 14, President Obama will travel to ArcelorMittal in Cleveland to deliver remarks on the economy and manufacturing in America. This…

The United States prides itself on “exceptionalism” and being the world’s “super-power;” unfortunately those bragging rights do not extend to how we treat many groups,…