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Black Independence Day, otherwise known as Juneteenth, has arrived. We’ve compiled a few facts that you may not have known about the celebration of the emancipation of the last slaves in the United States. President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation on Sept. 22, 1862, but it took nearly three more years before full emancipation […]

Shaun King, Senior Justice writer at the New York Daily News, tells the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the school in Arlington, Texas that seems to be poisoning children and teachers. Find out more about this horrific story. Listen below.  

Ebony Banks lost her battle to a rare form of stage 4 cancer on Sunday.

A three-judge panel in San Antonio ruled that Republicans in Texas racially gerrymandered congressional districts.

Antonio Armstrong Jr. could face life in prison for the shooting deaths of his father Antonio Armstrong Sr. and mother Dawn.

Erykah Badu recently put up an adorable video on the Lover’s Lane Birth Center’s Facebook page entitled,“Strong Mama with Doula Erykah Badu birth video.”

The Texas House County Affairs Committee has reportedly laid the groundwork for a new piece of legislation that would be known as the Sandra Bland Act.

On the heels of Donald Trump being sworn into office, the DOJ requested that a voter ID law case in Texas be postponed.

New York City will reportedly give 1 percent pay increases to police officers who have to wear the cameras.

In response, the FWPD say they will begin an internal investigation into the matter and will prepare a statement to release to the public.