Category Archives: What’s happening?

Robin Roberts To Take A Break From ‘Good Morning America’

Robin Roberts is taking some personal time away from anchoring Good Morning America. According to Pop Culture, the 61-year-old broadcaster and breast cancer survivor revealed months ago that her partner, Amber Laign, was also diagnosed with breast cancer and recently finished radiation treatments. Roberts is a two-time survivor and was first diagnosed in 2007 after discovering a lump. She…Read More

Second Bomb Threat This Week Evacuates Howard University Students

Second Bomb Threat This Week Evacuates Howard University Students

It’s the eighth bomb threat made in 2022 against the HBCU. A bomb threat made early Friday (August 26) forced students at Howard University to evacuate two residence halls for the second time during the first week of fall semester classes. According to NBC Washington, D.C. investigators checked out the threat and found nothing. A university…Read More

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…Read More

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…Read More

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…Read More

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…Read More