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Tuskegee student, Bobby “BJ” Smith, fatally shot at block party

Tuskegee University student Bobby "BJ" Smith, 21, of Atlanta, Georgia was shot in the back at a party that was taking place on East Church Street in...
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Charges Filed in Deadly TSU Campus Shooting

video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player HOUSTON - Officials at Texas Southern University announced charges were filed against a man in relation to a deadly campus shooting. However, university officials...

McDonalds Corporation Racist? or Sick Joke #BuzzKiller Note Left on Window

Recently, a pictures of McDonald's taking action on the crime rate in some of their establishments has raised suspicions of Racism. Personally, I'm hoping its a sick...

VIDEO – TSU officials: No One Associated with University Involved in Shooting

Tennessee State University officials say no one associated with the university was involved in a shooting that happened on campus Tuesday night. Police found a man shot in...

CAU Freshman Class President Eric Wilson Has Lost His Brother And Father To Violence

When Eric Wilson fled the deadly gun violence plaguing the streets of Chicago, the Clark Atlanta University freshman left behind four of the most important people in...

College Retention Rates Increasing, Maryland Changing Trend, Keeping Students Longer

BALTIMORE -- Steady progress could help improve college graduation rates and place students on a level playing field. The University System of Maryland Board of Regents has released...

AAMU Trustees Approve Tuition and Fees Increases #Buzz Killer

The Alabama A&M University (AAMU) Board of Trustees on Friday, June 17, approved a nine (9) percent tuition increase for the 2011-2012 academic year for all student...

Howard Football players declared ineligible for season-opening games, including Nations Classic

Up to 14 Howard University football players have been declared ineligible to participate in season-opening games by the NCAA, the result of the organization’s continuing investigation into...

NCAT Aggie Cheerleader Speaks Against Rape Culture

To Whom it May Concern: My name is Raina Gee, a Freshman marketing student and first year member of the Blue Squad...

Are we still living in a Rodney King era? Victim of Notorious Police...

Rodney King was reportedly found dead in his swimming pool by police officers Sunday morning. King, the man who famously said "Can we all get along,"  and...

HSSU’s Dr. Charles S. Sherwin, 1st white physician asked to lead a medical society...

Dr. Charles S. Sherwin, who died Saturday at age 91, followed his father's footsteps to help train black physicians during the segregation days of Jim Crow. During the...

FAMU Police Report Robbery Near Campus

FAMU police are investigating a robbery that occurred near the intersection of Barbourville Drive and Martin Luther King Boulevard. The FAMU police department told the FAMU community in...

Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Alumni Chapter in Baltimore Hit With $4M Hazing Lawsuit

Updated 3:28 pm EST, 1/23/2015 A $4 million lawsuit was recently filed against the Baltimore Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and five of its leaders...

College Park Police Says Officer, NCCU Alumni, Killed In Motorcycle Accident On Memorial Day

College Park Police officer David Hough (NCCU Class of 07), who was recently promoted to the rank of sergeant, died on Monday at the age of 31. Hough...

Longtime Black Press Advocate, HBCU Grad George Curry Dies At Age 69

The Knoxville College family and the HBCU community are deeply saddened by the unexpected passing of George Curry. He was 69. His sister, Christie Love, confirmed the news...

Rasheem King, Former Bowie State Basketball Player Battling Stage 3 Cancer

(HBCU Sports) - Rasheem King vows to play basketball at Bowie State even though he’s battling stage 3 cancer. King, 24, has overcome the death of his mother...

Howard University Dorm Fire Sends Three to Hospital

 Three people were transported to a hospital after a fire at a Howard University dorm early Wednesday morning. According to D.C. police officials, the call came in at...

South Carolina State President Elzey Sues the University

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - South Carolina State University President Thomas Elzey has filed a lawsuit against the school, claiming the trustees have breached their contract with him. Last...

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