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Nationwide baby formula shortage getting worse

Nationwide baby formula shortage getting worse

Moms across the Valley are finding empty shelves when they go to buy baby formula. (CNN) – The nationwide shortage of baby formula continues to get worse. In early April, the out-of-stock rate jumped to 31%, according to Datasembly. In six states – Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota, Missouri, Texas and Tennessee – more than…

Teenager Will Be The Youngest African American Law School Graduate

Teenager Will Be The Youngest African American Law School Graduate

Haley Taylor Schlitz is only 19. At only 16, Haley Taylor Schlitz began attending Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law. She is now set to graduate, making her the youngest African American to graduate from law school, according to the law school. She will graduate on May 13. The 19-year-old Texas native, who graduated from high…

Accused NYC Subway Shooter Frank James Indicted On Federal Charges

Accused NYC Subway Shooter Frank James Indicted On Federal Charges

If convicted, he faces up to life in prison. A federal grand jury on May 6 indicted Frank James, the man accused of opening fire on a New York City subway in April, on one count of a terrorist attack and other violence on a mass transit system and one count of discharging a firearm during…

Taraji P. Henson Receives Honorary Doctorate From Alma Mater Howard University

Taraji P. Henson Receives Honorary Doctorate From Alma Mater Howard University

She also served as the commencement speaker for the May 7 graduation. Taraji P. Henson received a lot of spotlight during the Saturday (May 7) graduation at the Washington D.C. HBCU, Howard University. According to TheDig, the award-winning actress returned to her alma mater as the commencement speaker. She was also the recipient of an honorary Doctorate…

KAMALA HARRIS: Crashes Brandy-Monica *Verzuz* Battle

KAMALA HARRIS: Crashes Brandy-Monica *Verzuz* Battle

There’s no debate about who won last night’s Brandy – Monica Verzuz battle — it was Kamala Harris. Joe Biden‘s running mate appeared on video before the battle began, urging people to cast their ballots. She said, “You both use your voice in such a powerful way. And an extension of our voices is our vote.” For what it’s…

STEVIE WONDER: Remembers Chadwick Boseman

STEVIE WONDER: Remembers Chadwick Boseman

Stevie Wonder was a fan and friend of Chadwick Boseman. He recalls meeting the actor — who died Saturday from cancer — at an event both entertainers attended. Stevie tells the Detroit Free Press, “I was really impressed with how he was able to go into a character, not only visually… The way he became the voice of the…

CHADWICK BOSEMAN: *Black Panther* Star Dead at 43

CHADWICK BOSEMAN: *Black Panther* Star Dead at 43

Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman unexpectedly died on Friday. A statement posted to Boseman’s Twitter said, “A true fighter, Chadwick persevered through it all, and brought you so many of the films you have come to love so much… From Marshall to Da 5 Bloods, August Wilson‘s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom and several more, all were filmed during and between countless surgeries and chemotherapy.” The…