Texas Man Suspected Of Cutting Off Mom’s Head With Hacksaw — Black America Web

DENTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas man used a hacksaw to cut off his mother’s head before fleeing and leading police on a chase into Oklahoma last week before they arrested him, authorities said. Isaac Israel Warriner, 22, was being held Friday in a Denton County, Texas, jail on charges including the abuse of a corpse. He … Continue reading Texas Man Suspected Of Cutting Off Mom’s Head With Hacksaw — Black America Web

Former University Of Oregon Football Star Tackles Armed Student At Portland High School — Black America Web

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police released the identity Saturday of an 18-year-old student who was tackled after reportedly bringing a gun into classroom at an Oregon high school. Angel Granados Dias had been booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on suspicion of possessing a firearm in a public building, attempting to shoot a gun … Continue reading Former University Of Oregon Football Star Tackles Armed Student At Portland High School — Black America Web

Black Billionaire To Pay Off Student Loan Debt Of Entire 2019 Morehouse Graduating Class — Black America Web

A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday that he would pay off their student loans __ estimated at up to $40 million. Robert F. Smith, this year’s commencement speaker, made the announcement while addressing nearly 400 graduating seniors of the all-male historically black college … Continue reading Black Billionaire To Pay Off Student Loan Debt Of Entire 2019 Morehouse Graduating Class — Black America Web

‘It’s a Great Thing’: Arkansas Teens Make History as School’s First Black Female Valedictorian, Salutatorian — Atlanta Black Star

A pair of Arkansas teens are graduating at the top of their class and making history in the process. Junction City High School seniors Alexis Peterson and Taykeetria Rogers claim this year’s titles of valedictorian and salutatorian, becoming the first Black American females to graduate with the schools two highest academic honors. https://atlantablackstar.com/2019/05/19/arkansas-teens-make-history-as-schools-first-black-female-valedictorian-salutatorian/

Arlington Police Officer Fired After Being Charged with Homicide in Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Black Man — The Root

Arlington, Tex. police officer Bau Tran has been fired days after he was charged with criminally negligent homicide for shooting and killing 24-year-old O’Shae Terry during a traffic stop in 2018, according to the Associated Press. Warning: Very graphic video. Tran may appeal his dismissal. He has yet to enter a plea in his criminal case. … Continue reading Arlington Police Officer Fired After Being Charged with Homicide in Shooting Death of 24-Year-Old Black Man — The Root

West Point Academy Graduates Largest-Ever Number of Black Women — BlackPressUSA

History was recently made at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in New York when 32 Black women graduated from the illustrious school. The 2019 graduating class on Friday marked the largest number of African-American women to earn degrees. https://www.blackpressusa.com/west-point-academy-graduates-largest-ever-number-of-black-women/ I know that there are many people, especially Black people, who do not believe … Continue reading West Point Academy Graduates Largest-Ever Number of Black Women — BlackPressUSA