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Alicia Keys, Common, Jim James and More Music Reviews
This week Alicia Keys returns with her sixth studio album, Common releases an engrossing new collection, My Morning Jacket’s Jim James releases a new solo album, Hope Sandoval of Mazzy Star returns with her band The Warm Inventions and Scottish rockers Honeyblood don’t disappoint on their sophomore
Trump Warns of Inner City 'Hell' for Blacks Where Trayvon Martin Was Shot
As Donald Trump campaigned in central Florida, he made his usual appeal to African-Americans, painting a grim and partially inaccurate portrait of black communities.
Trump Warns of Inner City ‘Hell’ for Blacks Where Trayvon Martin Was Shot
As Donald Trump campaigned in central Florida today, he made his usual appeal to African-Americans, painting a grim and partially inaccurate portrait of black communities. "African-Americans are living in hell in the inner cities," he said. "They are living -- they are living in hell. You walk to
Marvel's 'Luke Cage' Lauded for Handling of Race Relations in America
"Luke Cage" was such a hit with fans this weekend that Netflix actually crashed. On Saturday, Netflix tweeted that it was working to fix the problem, which the streaming service eventually did. With "Cage" back up and running, fans tuned into a different kind of Marvel show, featuring one of the
Mike Colter Says Bedroom Scenes Helped Him Define Luke Cage
Colter appears on "Popcorn With Peter Travers" to talk about his role as Marvel's newest superhero in an all new Netflix series.
Charlotte and Tulsa: How Aftermaths of the Two Deadly Police-Involved Shootings Differ
Two deadly police-involved shootings in one week left two black, middle-aged men dead in two cities 1,000 miles apart. While there may be similarities in these cases, the aftermaths of these shootings played out very differently. Here's a look how videos of the incidents have been handled, and how
George Zimmerman Takes the Stand in Road Rage Case
George Zimmerman took the stand today in a trial against Matthew Apperson, the Florida man accused of shooting at him. Zimmerman described for the court a "a loud bang" and claimed that his "ears started ringing" when shots were fired at him. Apperson is charged with attempted second-degree murder
NFL Star Colin Kaepernick Speaks Out After National Anthem Backlash
The San Francisco 49ers quarterback said he will stand for the national anthem when he feels like "that flag represents what it's supposed to represent."
DJ Khaled, Atmosphere, Young The Giant and More Music Reviews
This week Minneapolis hip-hop duo Atmosphere drop a new album, DJ Khaled’s latest receives a physical release, Young The Giant explore concepts of national pride while perfecting their mixture of indie-rock and pop, the band Blind Pilot releases their first album in five years and psych-rockers Of