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Justin Jones slams proposal to ban lawmakers booted for behavior as ‘retaliatory’ and ‘racist’ https://unmutednews.com/tenn-rep-justin-jones-slams-proposal-to-ban-lawmakers-booted-for-behavior-as-retaliatory-and-racist https://unmutednews.com/tenn-rep-justin-jones-slams-proposal-to-ban-lawmakers-booted-for-behavior-as-retaliatory-and-racist Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Mississippi lawyers argue whether legislative maps are fair to Black voters https://unmutednews.com/mississippi-lawyers-argue-whether-legislative-maps-are-fair-to-black-voters https://unmutednews.com/mississippi-lawyers-argue-whether-legislative-maps-are-fair-to-black-voters Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Adidas announces it’s selling another batch of Yeezy sneakers https://unmutednews.com/adidas-announces-its-selling-another-batch-of-yeezy-sneakers https://unmutednews.com/adidas-announces-its-selling-another-batch-of-yeezy-sneakers Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Adrian Burrell highlights the importance of our oral histories https://unmutednews.com/watch-adrian-burrell-highlights-the-importance-of-our-oral-histories https://unmutednews.com/watch-adrian-burrell-highlights-the-importance-of-our-oral-histories Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Peetah’ Morgan, lead singer of family reggae band Morgan Heritage, dies at 46 https://unmutednews.com/peetah-morgan-lead-singer-of-family-reggae-band-morgan-heritage-dies-at-46 https://unmutednews.com/peetah-morgan-lead-singer-of-family-reggae-band-morgan-heritage-dies-at-46 Tue, 27 Feb 2024 08:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Texts helped convince jurors man killed Black trans woman because of gender ID, foreperson says https://unmutednews.com/texts-helped-convince-jurors-man-killed-black-trans-woman-because-of-gender-id-foreperson-says https://unmutednews.com/texts-helped-convince-jurors-man-killed-black-trans-woman-because-of-gender-id-foreperson-says Tue, 27 Feb 2024 08:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Senegal’s president says he’ll set elections for around July, but that doesn’t satisfy critics https://unmutednews.com/senegals-president-says-hell-set-elections-for-around-july-but-that-doesnt-satisfy-critics https://unmutednews.com/senegals-president-says-hell-set-elections-for-around-july-but-that-doesnt-satisfy-critics Tue, 27 Feb 2024 08:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Privacy rules to blame for secrecy about Defense Secretary’s Lloyd Austin ICU stint, report from his subordinates finds https://unmutednews.com/privacy-rules-to-blame-for-secrecy-about-defense-secretarys-lloyd-austin-icu-stint-report-from-his-subordinates-finds https://unmutednews.com/privacy-rules-to-blame-for-secrecy-about-defense-secretarys-lloyd-austin-icu-stint-report-from-his-subordinates-finds Mon, 26 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Jodie Turner&Smith opens up about divorce from Joshua Jackson https://unmutednews.com/jodie-turner-smith-opens-up-about-divorce-from-joshua-jackson https://unmutednews.com/jodie-turner-smith-opens-up-about-divorce-from-joshua-jackson Mon, 26 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Ayo Edebiri take home SAG Awards https://unmutednews.com/davine-joy-randolph-ayo-edebiri-take-home-sag-awards https://unmutednews.com/davine-joy-randolph-ayo-edebiri-take-home-sag-awards Mon, 26 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Tyler Perry puts studio expansion plans on hold  https://unmutednews.com/tyler-perry-puts-studio-expansion-plans-on-hold https://unmutednews.com/tyler-perry-puts-studio-expansion-plans-on-hold Mon, 26 Feb 2024 20:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Eric Mays’ top viral moments https://unmutednews.com/eric-mays-top-viral-moments https://unmutednews.com/eric-mays-top-viral-moments Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Sunny Hostin reveals the lengths she went to avoid workplace harassment https://unmutednews.com/sunny-hostin-reveals-the-lengths-she-went-to-avoid-workplace-harassment https://unmutednews.com/sunny-hostin-reveals-the-lengths-she-went-to-avoid-workplace-harassment Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Howard breaks the ice with the nation’s first HBCU figure skating team https://unmutednews.com/howard-breaks-the-ice-with-the-nations-first-hbcu-figure-skating-team https://unmutednews.com/howard-breaks-the-ice-with-the-nations-first-hbcu-figure-skating-team Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Lupita Nyong’o is returning to keeping her love life private https://unmutednews.com/lupita-nyongo-is-returning-to-keeping-her-love-life-private https://unmutednews.com/lupita-nyongo-is-returning-to-keeping-her-love-life-private Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Ayo Edebiri adds to winning streak with 2 SAG Awards for her performance in ‘The Bear’ https://unmutednews.com/ayo-edebiri-adds-to-winning-streak-with-2-sag-awards-for-her-performance-in-the-bear https://unmutednews.com/ayo-edebiri-adds-to-winning-streak-with-2-sag-awards-for-her-performance-in-the-bear Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Whoopi Goldberg partners with a new Black&owned streaming service to develop exclusive content https://unmutednews.com/whoopi-goldberg-partners-with-a-new-black-owned-streaming-service-to-develop-exclusive-content https://unmutednews.com/whoopi-goldberg-partners-with-a-new-black-owned-streaming-service-to-develop-exclusive-content Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Can I give Wendy Williams her flowers? https://unmutednews.com/can-i-give-wendy-williams-her-flowers https://unmutednews.com/can-i-give-wendy-williams-her-flowers Mon, 26 Feb 2024 17:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Without Leap Years, Christmas would wind up being in the summer https://unmutednews.com/without-leap-years-christmas-would-wind-up-being-in-the-summer https://unmutednews.com/without-leap-years-christmas-would-wind-up-being-in-the-summer Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews 5 albums we can’t wait to listen to https://unmutednews.com/5-albums-we-cant-wait-to-listen-to https://unmutednews.com/5-albums-we-cant-wait-to-listen-to Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Bling Bishop Lamar Miller&Whitehead’s trial is starting https://unmutednews.com/bling-bishop-lamar-miller-whiteheads-trial-is-starting https://unmutednews.com/bling-bishop-lamar-miller-whiteheads-trial-is-starting Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Remembering the racist history of ‘right&to&work’ laws https://unmutednews.com/remembering-the-racist-history-of-right-to-work-laws https://unmutednews.com/remembering-the-racist-history-of-right-to-work-laws Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Nike Inc.’s Black Community Commitment grantees reflect on Black pioneers https://unmutednews.com/nike-incs-black-community-commitment-grantees-reflect-on-black-pioneers https://unmutednews.com/nike-incs-black-community-commitment-grantees-reflect-on-black-pioneers Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews After more than two years, lawsuit against Biden administration for treatment of Haitian migrants proceeds https://unmutednews.com/after-more-than-two-years-lawsuit-against-biden-administration-for-treatment-of-haitian-migrants-proceeds https://unmutednews.com/after-more-than-two-years-lawsuit-against-biden-administration-for-treatment-of-haitian-migrants-proceeds Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Cam Newton involved in scuffle at youth football tournament in Atlanta https://unmutednews.com/cam-newton-involved-in-scuffle-at-youth-football-tournament-in-atlanta https://unmutednews.com/cam-newton-involved-in-scuffle-at-youth-football-tournament-in-atlanta Mon, 26 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Keke Palmer wishes son a happy first birthday: ‘I say hello to life because of you’ https://unmutednews.com/keke-palmer-wishes-son-a-happy-first-birthday-i-say-hello-to-life-because-of-you 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https://unmutednews.com/democratic-governors-holding-the-line-to-protect-black-history-and-books Mon, 26 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews AT&T says it will give $5 to customers who lost service in cellphone network outage https://unmutednews.com/att-says-it-will-give-5-to-customers-who-lost-service-in-cellphone-network-outage https://unmutednews.com/att-says-it-will-give-5-to-customers-who-lost-service-in-cellphone-network-outage Mon, 26 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Haiti’s gang problem is so bad more foreign countries could send forces to help with the violence https://unmutednews.com/haitis-gang-problem-is-so-bad-more-foreign-countries-could-send-forces-to-help-with-the-violence https://unmutednews.com/haitis-gang-problem-is-so-bad-more-foreign-countries-could-send-forces-to-help-with-the-violence Mon, 26 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Kenya mourns as marathon world record&holder Kelvin Kiptum is given a state funeral https://unmutednews.com/kenya-mourns-as-marathon-world-record-holder-kelvin-kiptum-is-given-a-state-funeral https://unmutednews.com/kenya-mourns-as-marathon-world-record-holder-kelvin-kiptum-is-given-a-state-funeral Sun, 25 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Zimbabwe starts an emergency polio vaccination drive after detecting cases caused by a rare mutation https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwe-starts-an-emergency-polio-vaccination-drive-after-detecting-cases-caused-by-a-rare-mutation https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwe-starts-an-emergency-polio-vaccination-drive-after-detecting-cases-caused-by-a-rare-mutation Sun, 25 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Consumers are increasingly pushing back against price increases — and winning https://unmutednews.com/consumers-are-increasingly-pushing-back-against-price-increases-and-winning https://unmutednews.com/consumers-are-increasingly-pushing-back-against-price-increases-and-winning Sun, 25 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Justice Department report on federal prison deaths draws scrutiny from prison advocates https://unmutednews.com/justice-department-report-on-federal-prison-deaths-draws-scrutiny-from-prison-advocates https://unmutednews.com/justice-department-report-on-federal-prison-deaths-draws-scrutiny-from-prison-advocates Sun, 25 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Macro founder Charles D. King on making history at the PGA Awards: ‘It’s not just about me’ https://unmutednews.com/macro-founder-charles-d-king-on-making-history-at-the-pga-awards-its-not-just-about-me https://unmutednews.com/macro-founder-charles-d-king-on-making-history-at-the-pga-awards-its-not-just-about-me Sun, 25 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Flint council member Eric Mays, known for outbursts and activism in city water crisis, dies age 65 https://unmutednews.com/flint-council-member-eric-mays-known-for-outbursts-and-activism-in-city-water-crisis-dies-age-65 https://unmutednews.com/flint-council-member-eric-mays-known-for-outbursts-and-activism-in-city-water-crisis-dies-age-65 Sun, 25 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews A Song for Hydeia https://unmutednews.com/a-song-for-hydeia https://unmutednews.com/a-song-for-hydeia Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘The caucasity of him’: Trump slammed after likening himself to the plight of Black people https://unmutednews.com/the-caucasity-of-him-trump-slammed-after-likening-himself-to-the-plight-of-black-people https://unmutednews.com/the-caucasity-of-him-trump-slammed-after-likening-himself-to-the-plight-of-black-people Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Red Carpet Recap: High style at the 30th annual SAG Awards https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-high-style-at-the-30th-annual-sag-awards https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-high-style-at-the-30th-annual-sag-awards Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Famed Cuban diva Juana Bacallao, who ruled the island’s cabaret scene, dies at 98 https://unmutednews.com/famed-cuban-diva-juana-bacallao-who-ruled-the-islands-cabaret-scene-dies-at-98 https://unmutednews.com/famed-cuban-diva-juana-bacallao-who-ruled-the-islands-cabaret-scene-dies-at-98 Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Former NFL star Richard Sherman arrested on suspicion of DUI, authorities in Washington state say https://unmutednews.com/former-nfl-star-richard-sherman-arrested-on-suspicion-of-dui-authorities-in-washington-state-say https://unmutednews.com/former-nfl-star-richard-sherman-arrested-on-suspicion-of-dui-authorities-in-washington-state-say Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews A stained glass window showing a dark&skinned Jesus Christ is heading to a Memphis museum https://unmutednews.com/a-stained-glass-window-showing-a-dark-skinned-jesus-christ-is-heading-to-a-memphis-museum https://unmutednews.com/a-stained-glass-window-showing-a-dark-skinned-jesus-christ-is-heading-to-a-memphis-museum Sun, 25 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Afrofuturist opera ‘Lalovavi’ to premiere in Cincinnati on Juneteenth 2025 https://unmutednews.com/afrofuturist-opera-lalovavi-to-premiere-in-cincinnati-on-juneteenth-2025 https://unmutednews.com/afrofuturist-opera-lalovavi-to-premiere-in-cincinnati-on-juneteenth-2025 Sat, 24 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Labor board: Home Depot violated labor law by firing an employee who drew ‘BLM’ on work apron https://unmutednews.com/labor-board-home-depot-violated-labor-law-by-firing-an-employee-who-drew-blm-on-work-apron https://unmutednews.com/labor-board-home-depot-violated-labor-law-by-firing-an-employee-who-drew-blm-on-work-apron Sat, 24 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Lewis Hamilton will stay focused on increasing diversity in F1 when he joins Ferrari next year https://unmutednews.com/lewis-hamilton-will-stay-focused-on-increasing-diversity-in-f1-when-he-joins-ferrari-next-year https://unmutednews.com/lewis-hamilton-will-stay-focused-on-increasing-diversity-in-f1-when-he-joins-ferrari-next-year Sat, 24 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Cleats left behind after Jackie Robinson statue was stolen to be donated to Negro Leagues museum https://unmutednews.com/cleats-left-behind-after-jackie-robinson-statue-was-stolen-to-be-donated-to-negro-leagues-museum https://unmutednews.com/cleats-left-behind-after-jackie-robinson-statue-was-stolen-to-be-donated-to-negro-leagues-museum Sat, 24 Feb 2024 17:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews South Carolina man guilty in Black transgender woman’s killing in 1st federal hate crime trial over gender identity https://unmutednews.com/south-carolina-man-guilty-in-black-transgender-womans-killing-in-1st-federal-hate-crime-trial-over-gender-identity https://unmutednews.com/south-carolina-man-guilty-in-black-transgender-womans-killing-in-1st-federal-hate-crime-trial-over-gender-identity Sat, 24 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Zanagee Artis looks to bring young POC’s to the forefront of climate change awareness in ‘Faces of Change’ https://unmutednews.com/watch-zanagee-artis-looks-to-bring-young-pocs-to-the-forefront-of-climate-change-awareness-in-faces-of-change https://unmutednews.com/watch-zanagee-artis-looks-to-bring-young-pocs-to-the-forefront-of-climate-change-awareness-in-faces-of-change Sat, 24 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Lifetime documentary on Wendy Williams set to air amid guardian’s lawsuit filing https://unmutednews.com/lifetime-documentary-on-wendy-williams-set-to-air-amid-guardians-lawsuit-filing https://unmutednews.com/lifetime-documentary-on-wendy-williams-set-to-air-amid-guardians-lawsuit-filing Sat, 24 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Alabama Senate OKs bill targeting college diversity efforts https://unmutednews.com/alabama-senate-oks-bill-targeting-college-diversity-efforts https://unmutednews.com/alabama-senate-oks-bill-targeting-college-diversity-efforts Sat, 24 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews SAG Awards&nominee Danielle Brooks is ready to toast at ceremony https://unmutednews.com/sag-awards-nominee-danielle-brooks-is-ready-to-toast-at-ceremony https://unmutednews.com/sag-awards-nominee-danielle-brooks-is-ready-to-toast-at-ceremony Sat, 24 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Wendy Williams thanks fans for ‘overwhelming’ response to dementia diagnosis https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-thanks-fans-for-overwhelming-response-to-dementia-diagnosis https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-thanks-fans-for-overwhelming-response-to-dementia-diagnosis Sat, 24 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Black in Style: Pharrell leverages Tyler, the Creator’s whimsy for Louis Vuitton https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-pharrell-leverages-tyler-the-creators-whimsy-for-louis-vuitton https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-pharrell-leverages-tyler-the-creators-whimsy-for-louis-vuitton Sat, 24 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Woman gets more than 20 years for striking, killing NYPD detective while drunk driving https://unmutednews.com/woman-gets-more-than-20-years-for-striking-killing-nypd-detective-while-drunk-driving https://unmutednews.com/woman-gets-more-than-20-years-for-striking-killing-nypd-detective-while-drunk-driving Sat, 24 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Trump says his criminal indictments boosted his appeal to Black voters https://unmutednews.com/trump-says-his-criminal-indictments-boosted-his-appeal-to-black-voters https://unmutednews.com/trump-says-his-criminal-indictments-boosted-his-appeal-to-black-voters Sat, 24 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Porsha Williams files for divorce from Simon Guobadia after 15 months https://unmutednews.com/porsha-williams-files-for-divorce-from-simon-guobadia-after-15-months https://unmutednews.com/porsha-williams-files-for-divorce-from-simon-guobadia-after-15-months Fri, 23 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Dolly Parton shows love to Beyoncé on her latest country single: ‘Can’t wait to hear the full album!’ https://unmutednews.com/dolly-parton-shows-love-to-beyonce-on-her-latest-country-single-cant-wait-to-hear-the-full-album https://unmutednews.com/dolly-parton-shows-love-to-beyonce-on-her-latest-country-single-cant-wait-to-hear-the-full-album Fri, 23 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Maryland college hopes to become 2nd HBCU in nation to train veterinarians https://unmutednews.com/maryland-college-hopes-to-become-2nd-hbcu-in-nation-to-train-veterinarians https://unmutednews.com/maryland-college-hopes-to-become-2nd-hbcu-in-nation-to-train-veterinarians Fri, 23 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Location data shows Nathan Wade’s cell in Fani Willis’ neighborhood 35 times in 11 months, raises questions about when they began dating https://unmutednews.com/location-data-shows-nathan-wades-cell-in-fani-willis-neighborhood-35-times-in-11-months-raises-questions-about-when-they-began-dating https://unmutednews.com/location-data-shows-nathan-wades-cell-in-fani-willis-neighborhood-35-times-in-11-months-raises-questions-about-when-they-began-dating Fri, 23 Feb 2024 20:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Wendy Williams’ disease: What to know about frontotemporal dementia https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-disease-what-to-know-about-frontotemporal-dementia https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-disease-what-to-know-about-frontotemporal-dementia Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews It’s time to retire the belief that red wine is good for your heart https://unmutednews.com/its-time-to-retire-the-belief-that-red-wine-is-good-for-your-heart https://unmutednews.com/its-time-to-retire-the-belief-that-red-wine-is-good-for-your-heart Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews 50 years after the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, it’s time to redefine child protection through a lens of equity and support https://unmutednews.com/50-years-after-the-child-abuse-prevention-and-treatment-act-its-time-to-redefine-child-protection-through-a-lens-of-equity-and-support https://unmutednews.com/50-years-after-the-child-abuse-prevention-and-treatment-act-its-time-to-redefine-child-protection-through-a-lens-of-equity-and-support Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Zendaya stars as tennis prodigy in ‘Challengers’ trailer https://unmutednews.com/zendaya-stars-as-tennis-prodigy-in-challengers-trailer https://unmutednews.com/zendaya-stars-as-tennis-prodigy-in-challengers-trailer Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Rep. Sydney Kamlager&Dove advocates for reproductive rights in a post&Roe era https://unmutednews.com/rep-sydney-kamlager-dove-advocates-for-reproductive-rights-in-a-post-roe-era https://unmutednews.com/rep-sydney-kamlager-dove-advocates-for-reproductive-rights-in-a-post-roe-era Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews It’s more important for Black girls and women to fight like Coco Gauff rather than play like her https://unmutednews.com/its-more-important-for-black-girls-and-women-to-fight-like-coco-gauff-rather-than-play-like-her https://unmutednews.com/its-more-important-for-black-girls-and-women-to-fight-like-coco-gauff-rather-than-play-like-her Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews City where Trayvon Martin was killed hopes to fix racial tension with storytelling, respect https://unmutednews.com/city-where-trayvon-martin-was-killed-hopes-to-fix-racial-tension-with-storytelling-respect https://unmutednews.com/city-where-trayvon-martin-was-killed-hopes-to-fix-racial-tension-with-storytelling-respect Fri, 23 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Tiger Woods’ son, Charlie, shoots an 86, failing to qualify for PGA Tour https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-son-charlie-shoots-an-86-failing-to-qualify-for-pga-tour https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-son-charlie-shoots-an-86-failing-to-qualify-for-pga-tour Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews Black History/White Lies: The 10 biggest myths about the Civil Rights Movement https://unmutednews.com/black-historywhite-lies-the-10-biggest-myths-about-the-civil-rights-movement https://unmutednews.com/black-historywhite-lies-the-10-biggest-myths-about-the-civil-rights-movement Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:26 -0500 UnmutedNews Trial over Black transgender woman’s death in rural South Carolina focuses on secret relationship https://unmutednews.com/trial-over-black-transgender-womans-death-in-rural-south-carolina-focuses-on-secret-relationship https://unmutednews.com/trial-over-black-transgender-womans-death-in-rural-south-carolina-focuses-on-secret-relationship Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews Home ownership growing among single Black women, but here are their 3 biggest hurdles https://unmutednews.com/home-ownership-growing-among-single-black-women-but-here-are-their-3-biggest-hurdles https://unmutednews.com/home-ownership-growing-among-single-black-women-but-here-are-their-3-biggest-hurdles Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Wawa Gatheru is redefining and reclaiming the title of ‘Environmentalist’  https://unmutednews.com/watch-wawa-gatheru-is-redefining-and-reclaiming-the-title-of-environmentalist https://unmutednews.com/watch-wawa-gatheru-is-redefining-and-reclaiming-the-title-of-environmentalist Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Michael W. Twitty preserves culture and history through food https://unmutednews.com/watch-michael-w-twitty-preserves-culture-and-history-through-food https://unmutednews.com/watch-michael-w-twitty-preserves-culture-and-history-through-food Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Ex&officer convicted in Elijah McClain’s homicide files an appeal https://unmutednews.com/ex-officer-convicted-in-elijah-mcclains-homicide-files-an-appeal https://unmutednews.com/ex-officer-convicted-in-elijah-mcclains-homicide-files-an-appeal Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre reteam on a new version of ‘Gin and Juice’ https://unmutednews.com/snoop-dogg-and-dr-dre-reteam-on-a-new-version-of-gin-and-juice https://unmutednews.com/snoop-dogg-and-dr-dre-reteam-on-a-new-version-of-gin-and-juice Fri, 23 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Parts of a Martin Luther King Jr. memorial in Denver have been stolen https://unmutednews.com/parts-of-a-martin-luther-king-jr-memorial-in-denver-have-been-stolen https://unmutednews.com/parts-of-a-martin-luther-king-jr-memorial-in-denver-have-been-stolen Fri, 23 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Romance novelist Kennedy Ryan inspires her readers to put self&love first https://unmutednews.com/romance-novelist-kennedy-ryan-inspires-her-readers-to-put-self-love-first https://unmutednews.com/romance-novelist-kennedy-ryan-inspires-her-readers-to-put-self-love-first Fri, 23 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Claude Tiller, Jr. resigns from Green Bay superintendent post after remarks about whiteness, fried chicken and watermelon go public https://unmutednews.com/claude-tiller-jr-resigns-from-green-bay-superintendent-post-after-remarks-about-whiteness-fried-chicken-and-watermelon-go-public https://unmutednews.com/claude-tiller-jr-resigns-from-green-bay-superintendent-post-after-remarks-about-whiteness-fried-chicken-and-watermelon-go-public Fri, 23 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Howard Thurman, inspiration to MLK, was a man of firsts https://unmutednews.com/howard-thurman-inspiration-to-mlk-was-a-man-of-firsts https://unmutednews.com/howard-thurman-inspiration-to-mlk-was-a-man-of-firsts Fri, 23 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Sterling K. Brown, Danielle Brooks, Ava DuVernay, Colman Domingo and more honored at the AAFCA Awards ceremony https://unmutednews.com/sterling-k-brown-danielle-brooks-ava-duvernay-colman-domingo-and-more-honored-at-the-aafca-awards-ceremony https://unmutednews.com/sterling-k-brown-danielle-brooks-ava-duvernay-colman-domingo-and-more-honored-at-the-aafca-awards-ceremony Thu, 22 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Biden cancels federal students loans for 153,000 people https://unmutednews.com/biden-cancels-federal-students-loans-for-153000-people https://unmutednews.com/biden-cancels-federal-students-loans-for-153000-people Thu, 22 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews City snatched Silas White’s beachfront land 66 years ago, descendants seek its return https://unmutednews.com/city-snatched-silas-whites-beachfront-land-66-years-ago-descendants-seek-its-return https://unmutednews.com/city-snatched-silas-whites-beachfront-land-66-years-ago-descendants-seek-its-return Thu, 22 Feb 2024 20:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Victor Glover to become the first African American to go into lunar orbit  https://unmutednews.com/watch-victor-glover-to-become-the-first-african-american-to-go-into-lunar-orbit https://unmutednews.com/watch-victor-glover-to-become-the-first-african-american-to-go-into-lunar-orbit Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Hydeia Broadbent, HIV/AIDS activist known for inspirational talks as a young child, dies at 39 https://unmutednews.com/hydeia-broadbent-hivaids-activist-known-for-inspirational-talks-as-a-young-child-dies-at-39 https://unmutednews.com/hydeia-broadbent-hivaids-activist-known-for-inspirational-talks-as-a-young-child-dies-at-39 Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews A grant may be the saving grace for preserving historic Black churches  https://unmutednews.com/a-grant-may-be-the-saving-grace-for-preserving-historic-black-churches https://unmutednews.com/a-grant-may-be-the-saving-grace-for-preserving-historic-black-churches Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Wendy Williams diagnosed with dementia and aphasia https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-diagnosed-with-dementia-and-aphasia https://unmutednews.com/wendy-williams-diagnosed-with-dementia-and-aphasia Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Racism driving some Black families to live abroad https://unmutednews.com/racism-driving-some-black-families-to-live-abroad https://unmutednews.com/racism-driving-some-black-families-to-live-abroad Thu, 22 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Alabama requests another nitrogen gas execution, a method some describe as death ‘by suffocation’ https://unmutednews.com/alabama-requests-another-nitrogen-gas-execution-a-method-some-describe-as-death-by-suffocation https://unmutednews.com/alabama-requests-another-nitrogen-gas-execution-a-method-some-describe-as-death-by-suffocation Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:32 -0500 UnmutedNews This Black History Month, Biden has a lot to brag about. He should do it more often. https://unmutednews.com/this-black-history-month-biden-has-a-lot-to-brag-about-he-should-do-it-more-often https://unmutednews.com/this-black-history-month-biden-has-a-lot-to-brag-about-he-should-do-it-more-often Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:30 -0500 UnmutedNews Louisiana saves nearly $153,000,000 by releasing incarcerated people held for nonviolent crimes, report finds https://unmutednews.com/louisiana-saves-nearly-153000000-by-releasing-incarcerated-people-held-for-nonviolent-crimes-report-finds https://unmutednews.com/louisiana-saves-nearly-153000000-by-releasing-incarcerated-people-held-for-nonviolent-crimes-report-finds Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:29 -0500 UnmutedNews Two Luther Vandross albums to be reissued for the first time in 40 years https://unmutednews.com/two-luther-vandross-albums-to-be-reissued-for-the-first-time-in-40-years https://unmutednews.com/two-luther-vandross-albums-to-be-reissued-for-the-first-time-in-40-years Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Love is Blind’ fan favorites Lauren and Cameron share their healthy marriage secrets https://unmutednews.com/love-is-blind-fan-favorites-lauren-and-cameron-share-their-healthy-marriage-secrets https://unmutednews.com/love-is-blind-fan-favorites-lauren-and-cameron-share-their-healthy-marriage-secrets Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:27 -0500 UnmutedNews Orphanage founder accused of child sex abuse to be sent from Colorado to Florida https://unmutednews.com/orphanage-founder-accused-of-child-sex-abuse-to-be-sent-from-colorado-to-florida https://unmutednews.com/orphanage-founder-accused-of-child-sex-abuse-to-be-sent-from-colorado-to-florida Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Progressives push Biden to act on reparations, racial justice before 2024 election https://unmutednews.com/progressives-push-biden-to-act-on-reparations-racial-justice-before-2024-election https://unmutednews.com/progressives-push-biden-to-act-on-reparations-racial-justice-before-2024-election Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: After study, group urges resources to fight cancer risks in Black communities https://unmutednews.com/watch-after-study-group-urges-resources-to-fight-cancer-risks-in-black-communities https://unmutednews.com/watch-after-study-group-urges-resources-to-fight-cancer-risks-in-black-communities Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews North West becomes one of the youngest artists to chart on Billboard Hot 100 https://unmutednews.com/north-west-becomes-one-of-the-youngest-artists-to-chart-on-billboard-hot-100 https://unmutednews.com/north-west-becomes-one-of-the-youngest-artists-to-chart-on-billboard-hot-100 Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Punishing Darryl George, a Black Texas teen, for length of his locs is legal, judge rules https://unmutednews.com/punishing-darryl-george-a-black-texas-teen-for-length-of-his-locs-is-legal-judge-rules https://unmutednews.com/punishing-darryl-george-a-black-texas-teen-for-length-of-his-locs-is-legal-judge-rules Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Is Beyoncé’s ‘Texas Hold ‘Em’ a country song? https://unmutednews.com/is-beyonces-texas-hold-em-a-country-song https://unmutednews.com/is-beyonces-texas-hold-em-a-country-song Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Is Hollywood finally listening to actors’ cries for diversity behind the scenes? https://unmutednews.com/is-hollywood-finally-listening-to-actors-cries-for-diversity-behind-the-scenes https://unmutednews.com/is-hollywood-finally-listening-to-actors-cries-for-diversity-behind-the-scenes Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Black designers ignite joy, present liquid gold and showcase Jamaican roots during Milan Fashion Week https://unmutednews.com/black-designers-ignite-joy-present-liquid-gold-and-showcase-jamaican-roots-during-milan-fashion-week https://unmutednews.com/black-designers-ignite-joy-present-liquid-gold-and-showcase-jamaican-roots-during-milan-fashion-week Thu, 22 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Texas’ ban on diversity ended scholarships, weakened Black History Month events and LGBTQ support at universities https://unmutednews.com/texas-ban-on-diversity-ended-scholarships-weakened-black-history-month-events-and-lgbtq-support-at-universities https://unmutednews.com/texas-ban-on-diversity-ended-scholarships-weakened-black-history-month-events-and-lgbtq-support-at-universities Wed, 21 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews NBA All&Star Game wastes everyone’s time while LeBron James tries to wait for Bronny  https://unmutednews.com/nba-all-star-game-wastes-everyones-time-while-lebron-james-tries-to-wait-for-bronny https://unmutednews.com/nba-all-star-game-wastes-everyones-time-while-lebron-james-tries-to-wait-for-bronny Wed, 21 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: New film tells the story of criminal justice advocate Kemba Smith https://unmutednews.com/watch-new-film-tells-the-story-of-criminal-justice-advocate-kemba-smith https://unmutednews.com/watch-new-film-tells-the-story-of-criminal-justice-advocate-kemba-smith Wed, 21 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Alabama Supreme Court ruling that frozen embryos are children could have implications for Black women https://unmutednews.com/alabama-supreme-court-ruling-that-frozen-embryos-are-children-could-have-implications-for-black-women https://unmutednews.com/alabama-supreme-court-ruling-that-frozen-embryos-are-children-could-have-implications-for-black-women Wed, 21 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Significant Moments in Black History: Jamal Wallace loses a game to prove to white people that they can’t beat him and lives to tell the tale  https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-jamal-wallace-loses-a-game-to-prove-to-white-people-that-they-cant-beat-him-and-lives-to-tell-the-tale https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-jamal-wallace-loses-a-game-to-prove-to-white-people-that-they-cant-beat-him-and-lives-to-tell-the-tale Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews After death of deacon Johnny Hollman Sr., Ga. lawmakers seek to change law about signing traffic tickets https://unmutednews.com/after-death-of-deacon-johnny-hollman-sr-ga-lawmakers-seek-to-change-law-about-signing-traffic-tickets https://unmutednews.com/after-death-of-deacon-johnny-hollman-sr-ga-lawmakers-seek-to-change-law-about-signing-traffic-tickets Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews What do you know about the Black protest music that inspired Reggae Month? https://unmutednews.com/what-do-you-know-about-the-black-protest-music-that-inspired-reggae-month https://unmutednews.com/what-do-you-know-about-the-black-protest-music-that-inspired-reggae-month Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews School rules governing hair are rooted in racist plans to control Black people’s appearance, scholars and lawmakers say https://unmutednews.com/school-rules-governing-hair-are-rooted-in-racist-plans-to-control-black-peoples-appearance-scholars-and-lawmakers-say https://unmutednews.com/school-rules-governing-hair-are-rooted-in-racist-plans-to-control-black-peoples-appearance-scholars-and-lawmakers-say Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé first Black woman to top country charts https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-first-black-woman-to-top-country-charts https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-first-black-woman-to-top-country-charts Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Women may need less exercise than men to live longer, new study finds https://unmutednews.com/women-may-need-less-exercise-than-men-to-live-longer-new-study-finds https://unmutednews.com/women-may-need-less-exercise-than-men-to-live-longer-new-study-finds Wed, 21 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: theGrio’s Emerging Filmmaker Fellowship presents trailer for ‘Now and Then’ https://unmutednews.com/watchthegrios-emerging-filmmaker-fellowship-presents-trailer-for-now-and-then https://unmutednews.com/watchthegrios-emerging-filmmaker-fellowship-presents-trailer-for-now-and-then Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé is making a country album. White people like John Schneider need to get over it. https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-is-making-a-country-album-white-people-like-john-schneider-need-to-get-over-it https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-is-making-a-country-album-white-people-like-john-schneider-need-to-get-over-it Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Librarians required to tell parents what books kids check out under GOP proposal in Ga. https://unmutednews.com/librarians-required-to-tell-parents-what-books-kids-check-out-under-gop-proposal-in-ga https://unmutednews.com/librarians-required-to-tell-parents-what-books-kids-check-out-under-gop-proposal-in-ga Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Neo&Nazis march in Nashville after Black cultural event https://unmutednews.com/neo-nazis-march-in-nashville-after-black-cultural-event https://unmutednews.com/neo-nazis-march-in-nashville-after-black-cultural-event Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Lil Wayne and The Roots, Jill Scott, André 3000 to perform at Roots Picnic https://unmutednews.com/lil-wayne-and-the-roots-jill-scott-andre-3000-to-perform-at-roots-picnic https://unmutednews.com/lil-wayne-and-the-roots-jill-scott-andre-3000-to-perform-at-roots-picnic Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Taraji P. Henson, Coco Gauff, and Andra Day are among Time’s 2024 Women of the Year https://unmutednews.com/taraji-p-henson-coco-gauff-and-andra-day-are-among-times-2024-women-of-the-year https://unmutednews.com/taraji-p-henson-coco-gauff-and-andra-day-are-among-times-2024-women-of-the-year Wed, 21 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Grio Top 3| What are the Top 3 tips you’d give to your younger self in high school? https://unmutednews.com/watch-grio-top-3-what-are-the-top-3-tips-youd-give-to-your-younger-self-in-high-school https://unmutednews.com/watch-grio-top-3-what-are-the-top-3-tips-youd-give-to-your-younger-self-in-high-school Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Flight attendant accused of trying to video record 14&year&old girl in plane’s bathroom https://unmutednews.com/flight-attendant-accused-of-trying-to-video-record-14-year-old-girl-in-planes-bathroom https://unmutednews.com/flight-attendant-accused-of-trying-to-video-record-14-year-old-girl-in-planes-bathroom Wed, 21 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews New maps in Wisconsin will allow democracy to ‘work better’ for Black and working Americans, say advocates https://unmutednews.com/new-maps-in-wisconsin-will-allow-democracy-to-work-better-for-black-and-working-americans-say-advocates https://unmutednews.com/new-maps-in-wisconsin-will-allow-democracy-to-work-better-for-black-and-working-americans-say-advocates Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Slave descendants’ lawyers ask judge not to dismiss their clients’ land zoning case over a legal technicality https://unmutednews.com/slave-descendants-lawyers-ask-judge-not-to-dismiss-their-clients-land-zoning-case-over-a-legal-technicality https://unmutednews.com/slave-descendants-lawyers-ask-judge-not-to-dismiss-their-clients-land-zoning-case-over-a-legal-technicality Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews No, ‘Scandoval’ is not the same as ‘the O.J. Simpson thing and George Floyd’ https://unmutednews.com/no-scandoval-is-not-the-same-as-the-oj-simpson-thing-and-george-floyd https://unmutednews.com/no-scandoval-is-not-the-same-as-the-oj-simpson-thing-and-george-floyd Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Here’s who I’m casting in the movie based on the TikTok series ‘Who TF Did I Marry?!?’ https://unmutednews.com/heres-who-im-casting-in-the-movie-based-on-the-tiktok-series-who-tf-did-i-marry https://unmutednews.com/heres-who-im-casting-in-the-movie-based-on-the-tiktok-series-who-tf-did-i-marry Tue, 20 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Ex&gang leader’s murder trial in Tupac Shakur killing pushed back to November https://unmutednews.com/ex-gang-leaders-murder-trial-in-tupac-shakur-killing-pushed-back-to-november https://unmutednews.com/ex-gang-leaders-murder-trial-in-tupac-shakur-killing-pushed-back-to-november Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Rhiannon Giddens defends the Black roots of country music: ‘We keep having to tell the story’ https://unmutednews.com/rhiannon-giddens-defends-the-black-roots-of-country-music-we-keep-having-to-tell-the-story https://unmutednews.com/rhiannon-giddens-defends-the-black-roots-of-country-music-we-keep-having-to-tell-the-story Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Vanessa Williams to star in ‘Devil Wears Prada’ musical https://unmutednews.com/vanessa-williams-to-star-in-devil-wears-prada-musical https://unmutednews.com/vanessa-williams-to-star-in-devil-wears-prada-musical Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Atlanta salon&turned&museum houses hidden civil rights artifacts https://unmutednews.com/atlanta-salon-turned-museum-houses-hidden-civil-rights-artifacts https://unmutednews.com/atlanta-salon-turned-museum-houses-hidden-civil-rights-artifacts Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews For Black women educators — and for America’s future — let’s turn down the racket and promote equity’s promise  https://unmutednews.com/for-black-women-educators-and-for-americas-future-lets-turn-down-the-racket-and-promote-equitys-promise https://unmutednews.com/for-black-women-educators-and-for-americas-future-lets-turn-down-the-racket-and-promote-equitys-promise Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Da’Vine Joy Randolph wins BAFTA for ‘The Holdovers’ performance https://unmutednews.com/davine-joy-randolph-wins-bafta-for-the-holdovers-performance https://unmutednews.com/davine-joy-randolph-wins-bafta-for-the-holdovers-performance Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews These bad habits can increase dementia risk, psychologist explains https://unmutednews.com/these-bad-habits-can-increase-dementia-risk-psychologist-explains https://unmutednews.com/these-bad-habits-can-increase-dementia-risk-psychologist-explains Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Solange Knowles covers Harper’s Bazaar’s March issue https://unmutednews.com/solange-knowles-covers-harpers-bazaars-march-issue https://unmutednews.com/solange-knowles-covers-harpers-bazaars-march-issue Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Twinkie Clark is truly gospel’s vanguard https://unmutednews.com/watch-twinkie-clark-is-truly-gospels-vanguard https://unmutednews.com/watch-twinkie-clark-is-truly-gospels-vanguard Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews Regina King plays Shirley Chisholm in new trailer https://unmutednews.com/regina-king-plays-shirley-chisholm-in-new-trailer https://unmutednews.com/regina-king-plays-shirley-chisholm-in-new-trailer Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews South Africa tells top UN court that it’s accusing Israel of apartheid against Palestinians https://unmutednews.com/south-africa-tells-top-un-court-that-its-accusing-israel-of-apartheid-against-palestinians https://unmutednews.com/south-africa-tells-top-un-court-that-its-accusing-israel-of-apartheid-against-palestinians Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Yale University apologizes for its ties to slavery https://unmutednews.com/yale-university-apologizes-for-its-ties-to-slavery https://unmutednews.com/yale-university-apologizes-for-its-ties-to-slavery Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Heart disease is the biggest threat to Black women — but it doesn’t have to be https://unmutednews.com/heart-disease-is-the-biggest-threat-to-black-women-but-it-doesnt-have-to-be https://unmutednews.com/heart-disease-is-the-biggest-threat-to-black-women-but-it-doesnt-have-to-be Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé honors her family legacy with her new haircare brand, Cécred  https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-honors-her-family-legacy-with-her-new-haircare-brand-cecred https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-honors-her-family-legacy-with-her-new-haircare-brand-cecred Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Ex&gang leader charged in Tupac Shakur killing due in court in Las Vegas https://unmutednews.com/ex-gang-leader-charged-in-tupac-shakur-killing-due-in-court-in-las-vegas https://unmutednews.com/ex-gang-leader-charged-in-tupac-shakur-killing-due-in-court-in-las-vegas Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews From the first Black referees to the 2024 All&Star Game, HBCUs provide a pipeline for NBA officials https://unmutednews.com/from-the-first-black-referees-to-the-2024-all-star-game-hbcus-provide-a-pipeline-for-nba-officials https://unmutednews.com/from-the-first-black-referees-to-the-2024-all-star-game-hbcus-provide-a-pipeline-for-nba-officials Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé likened to a dog by actor who starred in sitcom featuring car with confederate flag https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-likened-to-a-dog-by-actor-who-starred-in-sitcom-featuring-car-with-confederate-flag https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-likened-to-a-dog-by-actor-who-starred-in-sitcom-featuring-car-with-confederate-flag Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Jackie Aina is the face of online glam https://unmutednews.com/watch-jackie-aina-is-the-face-of-online-glam https://unmutednews.com/watch-jackie-aina-is-the-face-of-online-glam Tue, 20 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: theGrio Top 3| What are your Top 3 non&negotiables in romantic relationships? https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-your-top-3-non-negotiables-in-romantic-relationships https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-your-top-3-non-negotiables-in-romantic-relationships Tue, 20 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews First federal gender&based hate crime trial in death of trans woman starts in SC https://unmutednews.com/first-federal-gender-based-hate-crime-trial-in-death-of-trans-woman-starts-in-sc https://unmutednews.com/first-federal-gender-based-hate-crime-trial-in-death-of-trans-woman-starts-in-sc Tue, 20 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Black, white, Hispanic parents view benefits of youth tackle football differently, poll finds https://unmutednews.com/black-white-hispanic-parents-view-benefits-of-youth-tackle-football-differently-poll-finds https://unmutednews.com/black-white-hispanic-parents-view-benefits-of-youth-tackle-football-differently-poll-finds Tue, 20 Feb 2024 08:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Note in church fire suspect’s house read ‘gun everyone down who isn’t white,’ US attorney says https://unmutednews.com/note-in-church-fire-suspects-house-read-gun-everyone-down-who-isnt-white-us-attorney-says https://unmutednews.com/note-in-church-fire-suspects-house-read-gun-everyone-down-who-isnt-white-us-attorney-says Tue, 20 Feb 2024 08:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Delays in financial aid awards preventing students from committing to colleges https://unmutednews.com/delays-in-financial-aid-awards-preventing-students-from-committing-to-colleges https://unmutednews.com/delays-in-financial-aid-awards-preventing-students-from-committing-to-colleges Tue, 20 Feb 2024 08:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Red carpet recap: Black glamour wins at the 2024 BAFTAs https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-black-glamour-wins-at-the-2024-baftas https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-black-glamour-wins-at-the-2024-baftas Mon, 19 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Understanding recent travel advisories to Jamaica and the Bahamas https://unmutednews.com/understanding-recent-travel-advisories-to-jamaica-and-the-bahamas https://unmutednews.com/understanding-recent-travel-advisories-to-jamaica-and-the-bahamas Mon, 19 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé is reclaiming country music for Black America https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-is-reclaiming-country-music-for-black-america https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-is-reclaiming-country-music-for-black-america Mon, 19 Feb 2024 08:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Oregon TV station apologizes after showing racist image during program highlighting good news https://unmutednews.com/oregon-tv-station-apologizes-after-showing-racist-image-during-program-highlighting-good-news https://unmutednews.com/oregon-tv-station-apologizes-after-showing-racist-image-during-program-highlighting-good-news Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Stephen Curry tops Sabrina Ionescu in 3&point shootout at All&Star weekend https://unmutednews.com/stephen-curry-tops-sabrina-ionescu-in-3-point-shootout-at-all-star-weekend https://unmutednews.com/stephen-curry-tops-sabrina-ionescu-in-3-point-shootout-at-all-star-weekend Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Texas ban on university diversity efforts provides a glimpse of the future across GOP&led states https://unmutednews.com/texas-ban-on-university-diversity-efforts-provides-a-glimpse-of-the-future-across-gop-led-states https://unmutednews.com/texas-ban-on-university-diversity-efforts-provides-a-glimpse-of-the-future-across-gop-led-states Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Nigeria’s currency has fallen to a record low as inflation surges. How did things get so bad? https://unmutednews.com/nigerias-currency-has-fallen-to-a-record-low-as-inflation-surges-how-did-things-get-so-bad https://unmutednews.com/nigerias-currency-has-fallen-to-a-record-low-as-inflation-surges-how-did-things-get-so-bad Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews How Ziggy Marley helped bring the authenticity to ‘Bob Marley: One Love’ https://unmutednews.com/how-ziggy-marley-helped-bring-the-authenticity-to-bob-marley-one-love https://unmutednews.com/how-ziggy-marley-helped-bring-the-authenticity-to-bob-marley-one-love Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Army Reserve soldiers, close friends killed in drone attack, mourned at funerals in Georgia https://unmutednews.com/army-reserve-soldiers-close-friends-killed-in-drone-attack-mourned-at-funerals-in-georgia https://unmutednews.com/army-reserve-soldiers-close-friends-killed-in-drone-attack-mourned-at-funerals-in-georgia Sun, 18 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Soul&stirring: What can ‘Gospel’ do for you? https://unmutednews.com/soul-stirring-what-can-gospel-do-for-you https://unmutednews.com/soul-stirring-what-can-gospel-do-for-you Sun, 18 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Tiger Woods withdraws from Riviera with flu symptoms. His 2024 debut lasts only 24 holes https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-withdraws-from-riviera-with-flu-symptoms-his-2024-debut-lasts-only-24-holes https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-withdraws-from-riviera-with-flu-symptoms-his-2024-debut-lasts-only-24-holes Sun, 18 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Zimbabwe’s vice president says the government will block a scholarship for LGBTQ+ people https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwes-vice-president-says-the-government-will-block-a-scholarship-for-lgbtq-people https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwes-vice-president-says-the-government-will-block-a-scholarship-for-lgbtq-people Sun, 18 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Second gentleman Douglas Emhoff speaks to basketball clinic, meets All&Stars, takes in HBCU game https://unmutednews.com/second-gentleman-douglas-emhoff-speaks-to-basketball-clinic-meets-all-stars-takes-in-hbcu-game https://unmutednews.com/second-gentleman-douglas-emhoff-speaks-to-basketball-clinic-meets-all-stars-takes-in-hbcu-game Sun, 18 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis’ testimony evokes long&standing frustrations for Black women leaders https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-testimony-evokes-long-standing-frustrations-for-black-women-leaders https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-testimony-evokes-long-standing-frustrations-for-black-women-leaders Sun, 18 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews House Democrats push bills to make college affordable for students https://unmutednews.com/house-democrats-push-bills-to-make-college-affordable-for-students https://unmutednews.com/house-democrats-push-bills-to-make-college-affordable-for-students Sat, 17 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews In a first, Oscar&nominated short ‘The Last Repair Shop’ to air on broadcast television https://unmutednews.com/in-a-first-oscar-nominated-short-the-last-repair-shop-to-air-on-broadcast-television https://unmutednews.com/in-a-first-oscar-nominated-short-the-last-repair-shop-to-air-on-broadcast-television Sat, 17 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews 14 GOP&led states have turned down federal money to feed low&income kids in the summer. Here’s why https://unmutednews.com/14-gop-led-states-have-turned-down-federal-money-to-feed-low-income-kids-in-the-summer-heres-why https://unmutednews.com/14-gop-led-states-have-turned-down-federal-money-to-feed-low-income-kids-in-the-summer-heres-why Sat, 17 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews A Black author takes a new look at Georgia’s white founder and his failed attempt to ban slavery https://unmutednews.com/a-black-author-takes-a-new-look-at-georgias-white-founder-and-his-failed-attempt-to-ban-slavery https://unmutednews.com/a-black-author-takes-a-new-look-at-georgias-white-founder-and-his-failed-attempt-to-ban-slavery Sat, 17 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews The pleasure principle: How a false start became the foundation for love https://unmutednews.com/the-pleasure-principle-how-a-false-start-became-the-foundation-for-love https://unmutednews.com/the-pleasure-principle-how-a-false-start-became-the-foundation-for-love Sat, 17 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘The Lion King’ musical cast to mark Black History Month with ‘Black excellence in the arts’ celebration https://unmutednews.com/the-lion-king-musical-cast-to-mark-black-history-month-with-black-excellence-in-the-arts-celebration https://unmutednews.com/the-lion-king-musical-cast-to-mark-black-history-month-with-black-excellence-in-the-arts-celebration Sat, 17 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews African leaders condemn Israel’s offensive in Gaza https://unmutednews.com/african-leaders-condemn-israels-offensive-in-gaza https://unmutednews.com/african-leaders-condemn-israels-offensive-in-gaza Sat, 17 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Black in style: Black designers spark nostalgia at NYFW https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-black-designers-spark-nostalgia-at-nyfw https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-black-designers-spark-nostalgia-at-nyfw Sat, 17 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Pennsylvania magistrate judge is charged with shooting her ex&boyfriend as he slept https://unmutednews.com/pennsylvania-magistrate-judge-is-charged-with-shooting-her-ex-boyfriend-as-he-slept https://unmutednews.com/pennsylvania-magistrate-judge-is-charged-with-shooting-her-ex-boyfriend-as-he-slept Sat, 17 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Vince Carter, Chauncey Billups, Seimone Augustus among Basketball Hall of Fame finalists for 2024 https://unmutednews.com/vince-carter-chauncey-billups-seimone-augustus-among-basketball-hall-of-fame-finalists-for-2024 https://unmutednews.com/vince-carter-chauncey-billups-seimone-augustus-among-basketball-hall-of-fame-finalists-for-2024 Sat, 17 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis should be allowed to continue prosecuting Trump  https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-should-be-allowed-to-continue-prosecuting-trump https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-should-be-allowed-to-continue-prosecuting-trump Sat, 17 Feb 2024 11:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews 6 reasons to Netflix and chill over the long weekend https://unmutednews.com/6-reasons-to-netflix-and-chill-over-the-long-weekend https://unmutednews.com/6-reasons-to-netflix-and-chill-over-the-long-weekend Fri, 16 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Rep. Ivey introduces bill to posthumously award Congressional Gold Medal to Frederick Douglass https://unmutednews.com/rep-ivey-introduces-bill-to-posthumously-award-congressional-gold-medal-to-frederick-douglass https://unmutednews.com/rep-ivey-introduces-bill-to-posthumously-award-congressional-gold-medal-to-frederick-douglass Fri, 16 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis ‘did what she needed to do’ during defiant testimony in misconduct hearing https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-did-what-she-needed-to-do-during-defiant-testimony-in-misconduct-hearing https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-did-what-she-needed-to-do-during-defiant-testimony-in-misconduct-hearing Fri, 16 Feb 2024 20:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher reflects on past relationships in recent ‘Confessions’ https://unmutednews.com/usher-reflects-on-past-relationships-in-recent-confessions https://unmutednews.com/usher-reflects-on-past-relationships-in-recent-confessions Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Alicia Keys opens up about her nearly 14&year marriage to Swizz Beatz: ‘We laugh a lot’ https://unmutednews.com/alicia-keys-opens-up-about-her-nearly-14-year-marriage-to-swizz-beatz-we-laugh-a-lot https://unmutednews.com/alicia-keys-opens-up-about-her-nearly-14-year-marriage-to-swizz-beatz-we-laugh-a-lot Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé and Jay&Z support Kelly Rowland at ‘Mea Culpa’ premiere https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-and-jay-z-support-kelly-rowland-at-mea-culpa-premiere https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-and-jay-z-support-kelly-rowland-at-mea-culpa-premiere Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: White House says Biden has no issue drinking water during East Palestine visit https://unmutednews.com/watch-white-house-says-biden-has-no-issue-drinking-water-during-east-palestine-visit https://unmutednews.com/watch-white-house-says-biden-has-no-issue-drinking-water-during-east-palestine-visit Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews The tragicomedy of the Florida sheriff’s deputy who got into a shootout with an acorn https://unmutednews.com/the-tragicomedy-of-the-florida-sheriffs-deputy-who-got-into-a-shootout-with-an-acorn https://unmutednews.com/the-tragicomedy-of-the-florida-sheriffs-deputy-who-got-into-a-shootout-with-an-acorn Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Trial for deputy who shot Casey Goodson, Jr. 5 times in his back ends with no verdict https://unmutednews.com/trial-for-deputy-who-shot-casey-goodson-jr-5-times-in-his-back-ends-with-no-verdict https://unmutednews.com/trial-for-deputy-who-shot-casey-goodson-jr-5-times-in-his-back-ends-with-no-verdict Fri, 16 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Mamadou Kouassi’s epic journey across a desert inspired Oscar&nominated film https://unmutednews.com/mamadou-kouassis-epic-journey-across-a-desert-inspired-oscar-nominated-film https://unmutednews.com/mamadou-kouassis-epic-journey-across-a-desert-inspired-oscar-nominated-film Fri, 16 Feb 2024 14:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Black designers who popularized fan gear 20 years ago struggle as white designers leap ahead https://unmutednews.com/black-designers-who-popularized-fan-gear-20-years-ago-struggle-as-white-designers-leap-ahead https://unmutednews.com/black-designers-who-popularized-fan-gear-20-years-ago-struggle-as-white-designers-leap-ahead Fri, 16 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Significant Moments in Black History: Brooklyn’s Sunset Park High makes it to the NYC high school basketball championship game without any good players https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-brooklyns-sunset-park-high-makes-it-to-the-nyc-high-school-basketball-championship-game-without-any-good-players https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-brooklyns-sunset-park-high-makes-it-to-the-nyc-high-school-basketball-championship-game-without-any-good-players Fri, 16 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews As 1994 crime bill turns 30, Secure DC Act fuels worry of repeated racial harms https://unmutednews.com/as-1994-crime-bill-turns-30-secure-dc-act-fuels-worry-of-repeated-racial-harms https://unmutednews.com/as-1994-crime-bill-turns-30-secure-dc-act-fuels-worry-of-repeated-racial-harms Fri, 16 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Marques Brownlee is the ultimate voice of tech https://unmutednews.com/watch-marques-brownlee-is-the-ultimate-voice-of-tech https://unmutednews.com/watch-marques-brownlee-is-the-ultimate-voice-of-tech Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘The Vince Staples Show’ on Netflix is the West Coast ‘Atlanta’ https://unmutednews.com/the-vince-staples-show-on-netflix-is-the-west-coast-atlanta https://unmutednews.com/the-vince-staples-show-on-netflix-is-the-west-coast-atlanta Fri, 16 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Soccer club condemns racist comments aimed at Black player https://unmutednews.com/soccer-club-condemns-racist-comments-aimed-at-black-player https://unmutednews.com/soccer-club-condemns-racist-comments-aimed-at-black-player Fri, 16 Feb 2024 08:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Ella Baker was the quiet backbone of the civil rights movement https://unmutednews.com/ella-baker-was-the-quiet-backbone-of-the-civil-rights-movement https://unmutednews.com/ella-baker-was-the-quiet-backbone-of-the-civil-rights-movement Fri, 16 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Deliberations re&start in trial of white Ohio ex&deputy charged in death of Casey Goodson Jr., a Black man https://unmutednews.com/deliberations-re-start-in-trial-of-white-ohio-ex-deputy-charged-in-death-of-casey-goodson-jr-a-black-man https://unmutednews.com/deliberations-re-start-in-trial-of-white-ohio-ex-deputy-charged-in-death-of-casey-goodson-jr-a-black-man Fri, 16 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews With the NBA All&Star game approaching, LeBron sets another record https://unmutednews.com/with-the-nba-all-star-game-approaching-lebron-sets-another-record https://unmutednews.com/with-the-nba-all-star-game-approaching-lebron-sets-another-record Fri, 16 Feb 2024 08:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Congress reintroduces ‘Protect Black Women and Girls Act’ after push from Black sororities https://unmutednews.com/congress-reintroduces-protect-black-women-and-girls-act-after-push-from-black-sororities https://unmutednews.com/congress-reintroduces-protect-black-women-and-girls-act-after-push-from-black-sororities Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Student loan borrowers could get relief under Biden’s latest proposal https://unmutednews.com/student-loan-borrowers-could-get-relief-under-bidens-latest-proposal https://unmutednews.com/student-loan-borrowers-could-get-relief-under-bidens-latest-proposal Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis takes witness stand to dispute ‘lies’ about her relationship with a prosecutor in Trump election case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-takes-witness-stand-to-dispute-lies-about-her-relationship-with-a-prosecutor-in-trump-election-case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-takes-witness-stand-to-dispute-lies-about-her-relationship-with-a-prosecutor-in-trump-election-case Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Lionel Richie, Diana Ross to headline Fool in Love Festival  https://unmutednews.com/lionel-richie-diana-ross-to-headline-fool-in-love-festival https://unmutednews.com/lionel-richie-diana-ross-to-headline-fool-in-love-festival Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Meghan Markle, Prince Harry drop ‘royal’ from their relaunched website, adopt new surname for their children https://unmutednews.com/meghan-markle-prince-harry-drop-royal-from-their-relaunched-website-adopt-new-surname-for-their-children https://unmutednews.com/meghan-markle-prince-harry-drop-royal-from-their-relaunched-website-adopt-new-surname-for-their-children Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: President Biden banking on women’s support amid health care battle https://unmutednews.com/watch-president-biden-banking-on-womens-support-amid-health-care-battle https://unmutednews.com/watch-president-biden-banking-on-womens-support-amid-health-care-battle Thu, 15 Feb 2024 20:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Paloma Elsesser was the first plus&sized Model of the Year; then the haters, including Kanye, came for her https://unmutednews.com/paloma-elsesser-was-the-first-plus-sized-model-of-the-year-then-the-haters-including-kanye-came-for-her https://unmutednews.com/paloma-elsesser-was-the-first-plus-sized-model-of-the-year-then-the-haters-including-kanye-came-for-her Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Beauty for ashes: Connie and Chip Dizárd found new love by recognizing loss https://unmutednews.com/beauty-for-ashes-connie-and-chip-dizard-found-new-love-by-recognizing-loss https://unmutednews.com/beauty-for-ashes-connie-and-chip-dizard-found-new-love-by-recognizing-loss Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Zendaya to co&chair the 2024 Met Gala https://unmutednews.com/zendaya-to-co-chair-the-2024-met-gala https://unmutednews.com/zendaya-to-co-chair-the-2024-met-gala Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Categorical clemency is needed to address systemic racism and injustice https://unmutednews.com/categorical-clemency-is-needed-to-address-systemic-racism-and-injustice https://unmutednews.com/categorical-clemency-is-needed-to-address-systemic-racism-and-injustice Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher to executive produce drama series inspired by his music  https://unmutednews.com/usher-to-executive-produce-drama-series-inspired-by-his-music https://unmutednews.com/usher-to-executive-produce-drama-series-inspired-by-his-music Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Will Smith to play war veteran in ‘Sugar Bandits’ film https://unmutednews.com/will-smith-to-play-war-veteran-in-sugar-bandits-film https://unmutednews.com/will-smith-to-play-war-veteran-in-sugar-bandits-film Thu, 15 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Porsha Williams Guobadia returning to ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ https://unmutednews.com/porsha-williams-guobadia-returning-to-the-real-housewives-of-atlanta https://unmutednews.com/porsha-williams-guobadia-returning-to-the-real-housewives-of-atlanta Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Survival of the Thickest’ earns season 2 renewal from Netflix https://unmutednews.com/survival-of-the-thickest-earns-season-2-renewal-from-netflix https://unmutednews.com/survival-of-the-thickest-earns-season-2-renewal-from-netflix Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews LL Cool J reflects on life as an empty nester https://unmutednews.com/ll-cool-j-reflects-on-life-as-an-empty-nester https://unmutednews.com/ll-cool-j-reflects-on-life-as-an-empty-nester Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Electrocution proposed as death penalty option in La. where electric chair is known as ‘Gruesome Gertie’ https://unmutednews.com/electrocution-proposed-as-death-penalty-option-in-la-where-electric-chair-is-known-as-gruesome-gertie https://unmutednews.com/electrocution-proposed-as-death-penalty-option-in-la-where-electric-chair-is-known-as-gruesome-gertie Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Lupita Nyong’o to be honored with Star of the Year Award from CinemaCon https://unmutednews.com/lupita-nyongo-to-be-honored-with-star-of-the-year-award-from-cinemacon https://unmutednews.com/lupita-nyongo-to-be-honored-with-star-of-the-year-award-from-cinemacon Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis’ ex&friend testified that the DA’s relationship with the man she appointed to help investigate Trump started earlier than the couple claimed https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-ex-friend-testified-that-the-das-relationship-with-the-man-she-appointed-to-help-investigate-trump-started-earlier-than-the-couple-claimed https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-ex-friend-testified-that-the-das-relationship-with-the-man-she-appointed-to-help-investigate-trump-started-earlier-than-the-couple-claimed Thu, 15 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Mississippi inmates were exposed to dangerous chemicals and denied health care, lawsuit says https://unmutednews.com/mississippi-inmates-were-exposed-to-dangerous-chemicals-and-denied-health-care-lawsuit-says https://unmutednews.com/mississippi-inmates-were-exposed-to-dangerous-chemicals-and-denied-health-care-lawsuit-says Thu, 15 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews WNBA posts A grades in racial and gender hiring in diversity report card https://unmutednews.com/wnba-posts-a-grades-in-racial-and-gender-hiring-in-diversity-report-card https://unmutednews.com/wnba-posts-a-grades-in-racial-and-gender-hiring-in-diversity-report-card Thu, 15 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Pistons’ Isaiah Stewart arrested for assault after pre&game altercation with Suns’ Eubanks https://unmutednews.com/pistons-isaiah-stewart-arrested-for-assault-after-pre-game-altercation-with-suns-eubanks https://unmutednews.com/pistons-isaiah-stewart-arrested-for-assault-after-pre-game-altercation-with-suns-eubanks Thu, 15 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews 4 new documentaries to watch during Black History Month https://unmutednews.com/4-new-documentaries-to-watch-during-black-history-month https://unmutednews.com/4-new-documentaries-to-watch-during-black-history-month Thu, 15 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Frederick Douglass becomes 1st Black person to get permanent bust at Massachussets statehouse https://unmutednews.com/frederick-douglass-becomes-1st-black-person-to-get-permanent-bust-at-massachussets-statehouse https://unmutednews.com/frederick-douglass-becomes-1st-black-person-to-get-permanent-bust-at-massachussets-statehouse Thu, 15 Feb 2024 08:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Jury deliberations start in murder trial of former white Ohio deputy who fatally shot Casey Goodson Jr., a Black man https://unmutednews.com/jury-deliberations-start-in-murder-trial-of-former-white-ohio-deputy-who-fatally-shot-casey-goodson-jr-a-black-man https://unmutednews.com/jury-deliberations-start-in-murder-trial-of-former-white-ohio-deputy-who-fatally-shot-casey-goodson-jr-a-black-man Thu, 15 Feb 2024 08:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Democrats and Republicans hold Black History Month celebrations with an eye on November’s election https://unmutednews.com/democrats-and-republicans-hold-black-history-month-celebrations-with-an-eye-on-novembers-election https://unmutednews.com/democrats-and-republicans-hold-black-history-month-celebrations-with-an-eye-on-novembers-election Thu, 15 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews California’s effort to fight homelessness could impact efforts to help Black people https://unmutednews.com/californias-effort-to-fight-homelessness-could-impact-efforts-to-help-black-people https://unmutednews.com/californias-effort-to-fight-homelessness-could-impact-efforts-to-help-black-people Thu, 15 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Advocates warn of danger as Trump seeks immunity from Supreme Court in election fraud case https://unmutednews.com/advocates-warn-of-danger-as-trump-seeks-immunity-from-supreme-court-in-election-fraud-case https://unmutednews.com/advocates-warn-of-danger-as-trump-seeks-immunity-from-supreme-court-in-election-fraud-case Wed, 14 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Sex, love and marriage https://unmutednews.com/watch-sex-love-and-marriage https://unmutednews.com/watch-sex-love-and-marriage Wed, 14 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé makes a surprise appearance during New York Fashion Week https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-makes-a-surprise-appearance-during-new-york-fashion-week https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-makes-a-surprise-appearance-during-new-york-fashion-week Wed, 14 Feb 2024 20:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews The best Black sitcom Valentine’s Day episodes to stream and chill https://unmutednews.com/the-best-black-sitcom-valentines-day-episodes-to-stream-and-chill https://unmutednews.com/the-best-black-sitcom-valentines-day-episodes-to-stream-and-chill Wed, 14 Feb 2024 20:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews After 43 years of marriage, this viral TikTok couple proves love only gets better with time https://unmutednews.com/after-43-years-of-marriage-this-viral-tiktok-couple-proves-love-only-gets-better-with-time https://unmutednews.com/after-43-years-of-marriage-this-viral-tiktok-couple-proves-love-only-gets-better-with-time Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: ‘5 Questions with…’ fashion designer Anthony Elle https://unmutednews.com/watch-5-questions-with-fashion-designer-anthony-elle https://unmutednews.com/watch-5-questions-with-fashion-designer-anthony-elle Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews White House convening of descendants was years in the making, says multi&great grandson of Frederick Douglass and Booker T. Washington https://unmutednews.com/white-house-convening-of-descendants-was-years-in-the-making-says-multi-great-grandson-of-frederick-douglass-and-booker-t-washington https://unmutednews.com/white-house-convening-of-descendants-was-years-in-the-making-says-multi-great-grandson-of-frederick-douglass-and-booker-t-washington Wed, 14 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Portrait of Alyce Clarke, first Black woman in Mississippi legislature, displayed in state capitol https://unmutednews.com/portrait-of-alyce-clarke-first-black-woman-in-mississippi-legislature-displayed-in-state-capitol https://unmutednews.com/portrait-of-alyce-clarke-first-black-woman-in-mississippi-legislature-displayed-in-state-capitol Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews New records tied to Tyre Nichols’ beating death released, including officer personnel records https://unmutednews.com/new-records-tied-to-tyre-nichols-beating-death-released-including-officer-personnel-records https://unmutednews.com/new-records-tied-to-tyre-nichols-beating-death-released-including-officer-personnel-records Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews FBI, DEA surge to Jackson, MS. to help police tackle high homicide rate, drug trafficking https://unmutednews.com/fbi-dea-surge-to-jackson-ms-to-help-police-tackle-high-homicide-rate-drug-trafficking https://unmutednews.com/fbi-dea-surge-to-jackson-ms-to-help-police-tackle-high-homicide-rate-drug-trafficking Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Shaq becomes first player to have his number retired by the Orlando Magic https://unmutednews.com/shaq-becomes-first-player-to-have-his-number-retired-by-the-orlando-magic https://unmutednews.com/shaq-becomes-first-player-to-have-his-number-retired-by-the-orlando-magic Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews AI&generated girlfriend helps ease loneliness of man with disability and millions more https://unmutednews.com/ai-generated-girlfriend-helps-ease-loneliness-of-man-with-disability-and-millions-more https://unmutednews.com/ai-generated-girlfriend-helps-ease-loneliness-of-man-with-disability-and-millions-more Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Can’t believe I agree with MAGA crackpots — keep the Black national anthem out of sports https://unmutednews.com/cant-believe-i-agree-with-maga-crackpots-keep-the-black-national-anthem-out-of-sports https://unmutednews.com/cant-believe-i-agree-with-maga-crackpots-keep-the-black-national-anthem-out-of-sports Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: How Issa Rae paved her own path to Hollywood https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-issa-rae-paved-her-own-path-to-hollywood https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-issa-rae-paved-her-own-path-to-hollywood Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews More details emerge on Usher’s Super Bowl Sunday wedding ceremony https://unmutednews.com/more-details-emerge-on-ushers-super-bowl-sunday-wedding-ceremony https://unmutednews.com/more-details-emerge-on-ushers-super-bowl-sunday-wedding-ceremony Wed, 14 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: theGrio Top 3 | What are the Top 3 gift ideas for you and your partner’s first Valentine’s Day? https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-the-top-3-gift-ideas-for-you-and-your-partners-first-valentines-day https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-the-top-3-gift-ideas-for-you-and-your-partners-first-valentines-day Wed, 14 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Michael Jackson’s nephew channels ‘Dangerous’ era in biopic first look https://unmutednews.com/michael-jacksons-nephew-channels-dangerous-era-in-biopic-first-look https://unmutednews.com/michael-jacksons-nephew-channels-dangerous-era-in-biopic-first-look Wed, 14 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Last minute. Afterthought. Drug store gifts. Here’s the truth about Valentine’s Day shopping https://unmutednews.com/last-minute-afterthought-drug-store-gifts-heres-the-truth-about-valentines-day-shopping https://unmutednews.com/last-minute-afterthought-drug-store-gifts-heres-the-truth-about-valentines-day-shopping Wed, 14 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis’ relationship expected to be focus of hearing as judge decides her fate for Trump case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-relationship-expected-to-be-focus-of-hearing-as-judge-decides-her-fate-for-trump-case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-relationship-expected-to-be-focus-of-hearing-as-judge-decides-her-fate-for-trump-case Wed, 14 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Cancel culture is not done with Kanye https://unmutednews.com/cancel-culture-is-not-done-with-kanye https://unmutednews.com/cancel-culture-is-not-done-with-kanye Wed, 14 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Chicago will stop using controversial gunshot detection system critics call racially biased https://unmutednews.com/chicago-will-stop-using-controversial-gunshot-detection-system-critics-call-racially-biased https://unmutednews.com/chicago-will-stop-using-controversial-gunshot-detection-system-critics-call-racially-biased Wed, 14 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Man arrested after Jackie Robinson statue cut down, dismantled, and burned https://unmutednews.com/man-arrested-after-jackie-robinson-statue-cut-down-dismantled-and-burned https://unmutednews.com/man-arrested-after-jackie-robinson-statue-cut-down-dismantled-and-burned Wed, 14 Feb 2024 08:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Witness testifies he saw Black man before he was killed by white deputy, but didn’t see a gun https://unmutednews.com/witness-testifies-he-saw-black-man-before-he-was-killed-by-white-deputy-but-didnt-see-a-gun https://unmutednews.com/witness-testifies-he-saw-black-man-before-he-was-killed-by-white-deputy-but-didnt-see-a-gun Wed, 14 Feb 2024 08:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Colman Domingo, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Sterling K. Brown and more shine at Oscars nominees luncheon https://unmutednews.com/colman-domingo-davine-joy-randolph-sterling-k-brown-and-more-shine-at-oscars-nominees-luncheon https://unmutednews.com/colman-domingo-davine-joy-randolph-sterling-k-brown-and-more-shine-at-oscars-nominees-luncheon Tue, 13 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Cynthia Erivo defies gravity in ‘Wicked’ trailer https://unmutednews.com/cynthia-erivo-defies-gravity-in-wicked-trailer https://unmutednews.com/cynthia-erivo-defies-gravity-in-wicked-trailer Tue, 13 Feb 2024 20:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Tiger Woods is styling with a new lifestyle brand https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-is-styling-with-a-new-lifestyle-brand https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-is-styling-with-a-new-lifestyle-brand Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Kelvin Kiptum’s family says marathon record holder’s death shattered their hopes and dreams https://unmutednews.com/kelvin-kiptums-family-says-marathon-record-holders-death-shattered-their-hopes-and-dreams https://unmutednews.com/kelvin-kiptums-family-says-marathon-record-holders-death-shattered-their-hopes-and-dreams Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Tyler Perry inks first&look TV deal with Netflix https://unmutednews.com/tyler-perry-inks-first-look-tv-deal-with-netflix https://unmutednews.com/tyler-perry-inks-first-look-tv-deal-with-netflix Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Raising Kanan’ Season 3, Episode 10: I have all the questions about this season finale https://unmutednews.com/raising-kanan-season-3-episode-10-i-have-all-the-questions-about-this-season-finale https://unmutednews.com/raising-kanan-season-3-episode-10-i-have-all-the-questions-about-this-season-finale Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews From Off&White to Louis Vuitton, the fashion of Usher’s Super Bowl performance made its own headlines https://unmutednews.com/from-off-white-to-louis-vuitton-the-fashion-of-ushers-super-bowl-performance-made-its-own-headlines https://unmutednews.com/from-off-white-to-louis-vuitton-the-fashion-of-ushers-super-bowl-performance-made-its-own-headlines Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews TheGrio’s Natasha Alford investigates her own story in ‘American Negra’ https://unmutednews.com/thegrios-natasha-alford-investigates-her-own-story-in-american-negra https://unmutednews.com/thegrios-natasha-alford-investigates-her-own-story-in-american-negra Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Divine love is a gift’: At 41, Kelli was tired of unsuccessful relationships; then she met Chiwionne https://unmutednews.com/divine-love-is-a-gift-at-41-kelli-was-tired-of-unsuccessful-relationships-then-she-met-chiwionne https://unmutednews.com/divine-love-is-a-gift-at-41-kelli-was-tired-of-unsuccessful-relationships-then-she-met-chiwionne Tue, 13 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Antoine Fuqua to direct Nelson Mandela documentary now in the works https://unmutednews.com/antoine-fuqua-to-direct-nelson-mandela-documentary-now-in-the-works https://unmutednews.com/antoine-fuqua-to-direct-nelson-mandela-documentary-now-in-the-works Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews New Orleans’ Carnival season marks Fat Tuesday with celebrities and pretend monarchs https://unmutednews.com/new-orleans-carnival-season-marks-fat-tuesday-with-celebrities-and-pretend-monarchs https://unmutednews.com/new-orleans-carnival-season-marks-fat-tuesday-with-celebrities-and-pretend-monarchs Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: How Willi Ninja became the Godfather of Voguing https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-willi-ninja-became-the-godfather-of-voguing https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-willi-ninja-became-the-godfather-of-voguing Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Which housewife should be next to get a spin&off show? https://unmutednews.com/watch-which-housewife-should-be-next-to-get-a-spin-off-show https://unmutednews.com/watch-which-housewife-should-be-next-to-get-a-spin-off-show Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Serena Williams celebrates her postpartum body as being ‘well worth it’ https://unmutednews.com/serena-williams-celebrates-her-postpartum-body-as-being-well-worth-it https://unmutednews.com/serena-williams-celebrates-her-postpartum-body-as-being-well-worth-it Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Black History/White Lies: The 10 biggest myths about slavery https://unmutednews.com/black-historywhite-lies-the-10-biggest-myths-about-slavery https://unmutednews.com/black-historywhite-lies-the-10-biggest-myths-about-slavery Tue, 13 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews White House to convene descendants of civil rights icons and Black historical figures https://unmutednews.com/white-house-to-convene-descendants-of-civil-rights-icons-and-black-historical-figures https://unmutednews.com/white-house-to-convene-descendants-of-civil-rights-icons-and-black-historical-figures Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Racist post leads to white GOP Michigan lawmaker losing staff https://unmutednews.com/racist-post-leads-to-white-gop-michigan-lawmaker-losing-staff https://unmutednews.com/racist-post-leads-to-white-gop-michigan-lawmaker-losing-staff Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews If you’re going to the Northeast, be prepared for lousy weather and delays https://unmutednews.com/if-youre-going-to-the-northeast-be-prepared-for-lousy-weather-and-delays https://unmutednews.com/if-youre-going-to-the-northeast-be-prepared-for-lousy-weather-and-delays Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Funerals getting underway in Georgia for 3 Army Reserve soldiers killed in Jordan drone attack https://unmutednews.com/funerals-getting-underway-in-georgia-for-3-army-reserve-soldiers-killed-in-jordan-drone-attack https://unmutednews.com/funerals-getting-underway-in-georgia-for-3-army-reserve-soldiers-killed-in-jordan-drone-attack Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews San Francisco mayor’s race heats up with another challenger to London Breed https://unmutednews.com/san-francisco-mayors-race-heats-up-with-another-challenger-to-london-breed https://unmutednews.com/san-francisco-mayors-race-heats-up-with-another-challenger-to-london-breed Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews On the shoulders of ‘Giants,’ Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys mount an inspiring new exhibit https://unmutednews.com/on-the-shoulders-of-giants-swizz-beatz-and-alicia-keys-mount-an-inspiring-new-exhibit https://unmutednews.com/on-the-shoulders-of-giants-swizz-beatz-and-alicia-keys-mount-an-inspiring-new-exhibit Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Super Bowl thriller was the most&watched program ever, averaging 123.4 million viewers https://unmutednews.com/super-bowl-thriller-was-the-most-watched-program-ever-averaging-1234-million-viewers https://unmutednews.com/super-bowl-thriller-was-the-most-watched-program-ever-averaging-1234-million-viewers Tue, 13 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Mariah Carey responds to 2024 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame nomination: ‘Beyond excited’ https://unmutednews.com/mariah-carey-responds-to-2024-rock-roll-hall-of-fame-nomination-beyond-excited https://unmutednews.com/mariah-carey-responds-to-2024-rock-roll-hall-of-fame-nomination-beyond-excited Mon, 12 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews HBCU student Rajah Caruth signs new deal to continue burgeoning career as a NASCAR driver https://unmutednews.com/hbcu-student-rajah-caruth-signs-new-deal-to-continue-burgeoning-career-as-a-nascar-driver https://unmutednews.com/hbcu-student-rajah-caruth-signs-new-deal-to-continue-burgeoning-career-as-a-nascar-driver Mon, 12 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Sports legend Bo Jackson awarded $21M after allegedly being harassed and extorted by family members https://unmutednews.com/sports-legend-bo-jackson-awarded-21m-after-allegedly-being-harassed-and-extorted-by-family-members https://unmutednews.com/sports-legend-bo-jackson-awarded-21m-after-allegedly-being-harassed-and-extorted-by-family-members Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Republican Rep. Gaetz slammed for boycotting Super Bowl over ‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ performance https://unmutednews.com/republican-rep-gaetz-slammed-for-boycotting-super-bowl-over-lift-every-voice-and-sing-performance https://unmutednews.com/republican-rep-gaetz-slammed-for-boycotting-super-bowl-over-lift-every-voice-and-sing-performance Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews T&Pain says racist criticisms made him stop taking credit for writing country songs for other artists https://unmutednews.com/t-pain-says-racist-criticisms-made-him-stop-taking-credit-for-writing-country-songs-for-other-artists https://unmutednews.com/t-pain-says-racist-criticisms-made-him-stop-taking-credit-for-writing-country-songs-for-other-artists Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher weds longtime girlfriend in Las Vegas during Super Bowl weekend, reports say https://unmutednews.com/usher-weds-longtime-girlfriend-in-las-vegas-during-super-bowl-weekend-reports-say https://unmutednews.com/usher-weds-longtime-girlfriend-in-las-vegas-during-super-bowl-weekend-reports-say Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Cetaphil’s Super Bowl ad is a reminder that Black content creators are the blueprint https://unmutednews.com/cetaphils-super-bowl-ad-is-a-reminder-that-black-content-creators-are-the-blueprint https://unmutednews.com/cetaphils-super-bowl-ad-is-a-reminder-that-black-content-creators-are-the-blueprint Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Black Americans account for 60% of firearm homicides each year, report finds https://unmutednews.com/black-americans-account-for-60-of-firearm-homicides-each-year-report-finds https://unmutednews.com/black-americans-account-for-60-of-firearm-homicides-each-year-report-finds Mon, 12 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Leader of South African opposition party promises jobs, land ahead of election https://unmutednews.com/leader-of-south-african-opposition-party-promises-jobs-land-ahead-of-election https://unmutednews.com/leader-of-south-african-opposition-party-promises-jobs-land-ahead-of-election Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé announces new album, drops two new singles during Super Bowl https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-announces-new-album-drops-two-new-singles-during-super-bowl https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-announces-new-album-drops-two-new-singles-during-super-bowl Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: The rise of Bert Williams in showbiz https://unmutednews.com/watch-the-rise-of-bert-williams-in-showbiz https://unmutednews.com/watch-the-rise-of-bert-williams-in-showbiz Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews NYX uncut: Why Cardi B and NYX Cosmetics’ Super Bowl commercial was censored  https://unmutednews.com/nyx-uncut-why-cardi-b-and-nyx-cosmetics-super-bowl-commercial-was-censored https://unmutednews.com/nyx-uncut-why-cardi-b-and-nyx-cosmetics-super-bowl-commercial-was-censored Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Raven Goodwin reflects on new motherhood, loss of father while filming ‘Lola’: ‘I was getting reacclimated to life’  https://unmutednews.com/raven-goodwin-reflects-on-new-motherhood-loss-of-father-while-filming-lola-i-was-getting-reacclimated-to-life https://unmutednews.com/raven-goodwin-reflects-on-new-motherhood-loss-of-father-while-filming-lola-i-was-getting-reacclimated-to-life Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews I’ll be a first&time bride at 49 — and yes, love can be greater later https://unmutednews.com/ill-be-a-first-time-bride-at-49-and-yes-love-can-be-greater-later https://unmutednews.com/ill-be-a-first-time-bride-at-49-and-yes-love-can-be-greater-later Mon, 12 Feb 2024 14:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Patrick Mahomes rallies the Chiefs to second straight Super Bowl title, 25&22 over 49ers in overtime https://unmutednews.com/patrick-mahomes-rallies-the-chiefs-to-second-straight-super-bowl-title-25-22-over-49ers-in-overtime https://unmutednews.com/patrick-mahomes-rallies-the-chiefs-to-second-straight-super-bowl-title-25-22-over-49ers-in-overtime Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Defense Secretary Austin hospitalized with bladder issue, transfers powers to his deputy https://unmutednews.com/defense-secretary-austin-hospitalized-with-bladder-issue-transfers-powers-to-his-deputy https://unmutednews.com/defense-secretary-austin-hospitalized-with-bladder-issue-transfers-powers-to-his-deputy Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: theGrio Top 3 | What are 3 nontraditional date ideas for Valentine’s Day? https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-3-nontraditional-date-ideas-for-valentines-day https://unmutednews.com/watch-thegrio-top-3-what-are-3-nontraditional-date-ideas-for-valentines-day Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Republicans work to recruit female, minority candidates even as they criticize diversity programs https://unmutednews.com/republicans-work-to-recruit-female-minority-candidates-even-as-they-criticize-diversity-programs https://unmutednews.com/republicans-work-to-recruit-female-minority-candidates-even-as-they-criticize-diversity-programs Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé won the Super Bowl https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-won-the-super-bowl https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-won-the-super-bowl Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher’s Super Bowl halftime performance: Best moments https://unmutednews.com/ushers-super-bowl-halftime-performance-best-moments https://unmutednews.com/ushers-super-bowl-halftime-performance-best-moments Mon, 12 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews The wealth disparity for Black people actually got worse during the pandemic, a new report shows https://unmutednews.com/the-wealth-disparity-for-black-people-actually-got-worse-during-the-pandemic-a-new-report-shows https://unmutednews.com/the-wealth-disparity-for-black-people-actually-got-worse-during-the-pandemic-a-new-report-shows Mon, 12 Feb 2024 08:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Senegal’s president defends delaying elections in exclusive interview as protests erupt nationwide https://unmutednews.com/senegals-president-defends-delaying-elections-in-exclusive-interview-as-protests-erupt-nationwide https://unmutednews.com/senegals-president-defends-delaying-elections-in-exclusive-interview-as-protests-erupt-nationwide Mon, 12 Feb 2024 08:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Marathon world record&holder Kelvin Kiptum, who was set to be a superstar, dies in car crash https://unmutednews.com/marathon-world-record-holder-kelvin-kiptum-who-was-set-to-be-a-superstar-dies-in-car-crash https://unmutednews.com/marathon-world-record-holder-kelvin-kiptum-who-was-set-to-be-a-superstar-dies-in-car-crash Mon, 12 Feb 2024 08:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Congressional Black Caucus members blast GOP efforts to impeach Mayorkas again https://unmutednews.com/congressional-black-caucus-members-blast-gop-efforts-to-impeach-mayorkas-again https://unmutednews.com/congressional-black-caucus-members-blast-gop-efforts-to-impeach-mayorkas-again Sun, 11 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews House Dems talk tackling heath care, student loan forgiveness and discrimination at annual party retreat https://unmutednews.com/house-dems-talk-tackling-heath-care-student-loan-forgiveness-and-discrimination-at-annual-party-retreat https://unmutednews.com/house-dems-talk-tackling-heath-care-student-loan-forgiveness-and-discrimination-at-annual-party-retreat Sun, 11 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Man who attacked Las Vegas judge during sentencing now indicted by a grand jury for attempted murder https://unmutednews.com/man-who-attacked-las-vegas-judge-during-sentencing-now-indicted-by-a-grand-jury-for-attempted-murder https://unmutednews.com/man-who-attacked-las-vegas-judge-during-sentencing-now-indicted-by-a-grand-jury-for-attempted-murder Sun, 11 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Finding meaning in George Floyd’s death through protest art left at his murder site https://unmutednews.com/finding-meaning-in-george-floyds-death-through-protest-art-left-at-his-murder-site https://unmutednews.com/finding-meaning-in-george-floyds-death-through-protest-art-left-at-his-murder-site Sun, 11 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Gregory Eaton, two friends have never missed a Super Bowl https://unmutednews.com/gregory-eaton-two-friends-have-never-missed-a-super-bowl https://unmutednews.com/gregory-eaton-two-friends-have-never-missed-a-super-bowl Sun, 11 Feb 2024 14:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Ohio city settles with a truck driver and a former K&9 officer involved in July attack https://unmutednews.com/ohio-city-settles-with-a-truck-driver-and-a-former-k-9-officer-involved-in-july-attack https://unmutednews.com/ohio-city-settles-with-a-truck-driver-and-a-former-k-9-officer-involved-in-july-attack Sun, 11 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘You and I’: Mo’Nique, Jay&Z, and recognizing the invitation to love https://unmutednews.com/you-and-i-monique-jay-z-and-recognizing-the-invitation-to-love https://unmutednews.com/you-and-i-monique-jay-z-and-recognizing-the-invitation-to-love Sun, 11 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Dexter Scott King remembered during memorial as keeper of his father Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream https://unmutednews.com/dexter-scott-king-remembered-during-memorial-as-keeper-of-his-father-martin-luther-king-jrs-dream https://unmutednews.com/dexter-scott-king-remembered-during-memorial-as-keeper-of-his-father-martin-luther-king-jrs-dream Sun, 11 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews CEO of major Nigerian bank killed in California helicopter crash, director&general of WTO says https://unmutednews.com/ceo-of-major-nigerian-bank-killed-in-california-helicopter-crash-director-general-of-wto-says https://unmutednews.com/ceo-of-major-nigerian-bank-killed-in-california-helicopter-crash-director-general-of-wto-says Sun, 11 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Eric B. & Rakim, A Tribe Called Quest, Kool & the Gang among Rock Hall nominees for ’24 https://unmutednews.com/mary-j-blige-mariah-carey-eric-b-rakim-a-tribe-called-quest-kool-the-gang-among-rock-hall-nominees-for-24 https://unmutednews.com/mary-j-blige-mariah-carey-eric-b-rakim-a-tribe-called-quest-kool-the-gang-among-rock-hall-nominees-for-24 Sun, 11 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews James McBride, Jamel Brinkley among authors on PEN/Faulkner award longlist https://unmutednews.com/james-mcbride-jamel-brinkley-among-authors-on-penfaulkner-award-longlist https://unmutednews.com/james-mcbride-jamel-brinkley-among-authors-on-penfaulkner-award-longlist Sat, 10 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Before Usher hits the Super Bowl halftime stage, Apple Music builds anticipation ahead of big show https://unmutednews.com/before-usher-hits-the-super-bowl-halftime-stage-apple-music-builds-anticipation-ahead-of-big-show https://unmutednews.com/before-usher-hits-the-super-bowl-halftime-stage-apple-music-builds-anticipation-ahead-of-big-show Sat, 10 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Drug possession charge against rapper Kodak Black dismissed in Florida https://unmutednews.com/drug-possession-charge-against-rapper-kodak-black-dismissed-in-florida https://unmutednews.com/drug-possession-charge-against-rapper-kodak-black-dismissed-in-florida Sat, 10 Feb 2024 17:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Jury in Young Dolph murder trial will come from outside of Memphis, Tennessee, judge rules https://unmutednews.com/jury-in-young-dolph-murder-trial-will-come-from-outside-of-memphis-tennessee-judge-rules https://unmutednews.com/jury-in-young-dolph-murder-trial-will-come-from-outside-of-memphis-tennessee-judge-rules Sat, 10 Feb 2024 17:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews Biden appoints Willie Phillips to be first Black chair of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission https://unmutednews.com/biden-appoints-willie-phillips-to-be-first-black-chair-of-federal-energy-regulatory-commission https://unmutednews.com/biden-appoints-willie-phillips-to-be-first-black-chair-of-federal-energy-regulatory-commission Sat, 10 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Macy Gray says that her son ‘would never’ hit her following daughter’s restraining order request https://unmutednews.com/macy-gray-says-that-her-son-would-never-hit-her-following-daughters-restraining-order-request https://unmutednews.com/macy-gray-says-that-her-son-would-never-hit-her-following-daughters-restraining-order-request Sat, 10 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Howard University women’s lacrosse team looks to make a comeback https://unmutednews.com/howard-university-womens-lacrosse-team-looks-to-make-a-comeback https://unmutednews.com/howard-university-womens-lacrosse-team-looks-to-make-a-comeback Sat, 10 Feb 2024 14:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Black in Style: Will the next celebrity makeup line be SZA’s? https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-will-the-next-celebrity-makeup-line-be-szas https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-will-the-next-celebrity-makeup-line-be-szas Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Brittany Howard returns with a new album, ‘What Now,’ and songs she calls ‘like journal keeping’ https://unmutednews.com/brittany-howard-returns-with-a-new-album-what-now-and-songs-she-calls-like-journal-keeping https://unmutednews.com/brittany-howard-returns-with-a-new-album-what-now-and-songs-she-calls-like-journal-keeping Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Schools are trying to get more students therapy. Not all parents are on board https://unmutednews.com/schools-are-trying-to-get-more-students-therapy-not-all-parents-are-on-board https://unmutednews.com/schools-are-trying-to-get-more-students-therapy-not-all-parents-are-on-board Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Ed Dwight was to be the first Black astronaut. At 90, he’s finally getting his due https://unmutednews.com/ed-dwight-was-to-be-the-first-black-astronaut-at-90-hes-finally-getting-his-due https://unmutednews.com/ed-dwight-was-to-be-the-first-black-astronaut-at-90-hes-finally-getting-his-due Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews 7 winter&friendly ideas for a great first date https://unmutednews.com/7-winter-friendly-ideas-for-a-great-first-date https://unmutednews.com/7-winter-friendly-ideas-for-a-great-first-date Sat, 10 Feb 2024 11:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher says his children have ‘tons of notes’ about his Super Bowl halftime performance https://unmutednews.com/usher-says-his-children-have-tons-of-notes-about-his-super-bowl-halftime-performance https://unmutednews.com/usher-says-his-children-have-tons-of-notes-about-his-super-bowl-halftime-performance Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Here’s what happened when a college basketball player lost her wig mid&game https://unmutednews.com/heres-what-happened-when-a-college-basketball-player-lost-her-wig-mid-game https://unmutednews.com/heres-what-happened-when-a-college-basketball-player-lost-her-wig-mid-game Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Super Bowl or not, you better put some respect on Paul ‘Tank’ Younger’s name, the first NFL player from an HBCU https://unmutednews.com/super-bowl-or-not-you-better-put-some-respect-on-paul-tank-youngers-name-the-first-nfl-player-from-an-hbcu https://unmutednews.com/super-bowl-or-not-you-better-put-some-respect-on-paul-tank-youngers-name-the-first-nfl-player-from-an-hbcu Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Black Democrats fiercely defend Biden after special counsel report claims of ‘poor memory’ https://unmutednews.com/black-democrats-fiercely-defend-biden-after-special-counsel-report-claims-of-poor-memory https://unmutednews.com/black-democrats-fiercely-defend-biden-after-special-counsel-report-claims-of-poor-memory Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews U.S. Supreme Court justices could rule in favor of Trump in Colorado presidential primary ballot case https://unmutednews.com/us-supreme-court-justices-could-rule-in-favor-of-trump-in-colorado-presidential-primary-ballot-case https://unmutednews.com/us-supreme-court-justices-could-rule-in-favor-of-trump-in-colorado-presidential-primary-ballot-case Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Mo’Nique added to Katt Williams’ comedy tour following her ‘Club Shay Shay’ podcast appearance https://unmutednews.com/monique-added-to-katt-williams-comedy-tour-following-her-club-shay-shay-podcast-appearance https://unmutednews.com/monique-added-to-katt-williams-comedy-tour-following-her-club-shay-shay-podcast-appearance Fri, 09 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Migrants from Africa and Mideast who died in Bosnia get marble headstones and a memorial https://unmutednews.com/migrants-from-africa-and-mideast-who-died-in-bosnia-get-marble-headstones-and-a-memorial https://unmutednews.com/migrants-from-africa-and-mideast-who-died-in-bosnia-get-marble-headstones-and-a-memorial Fri, 09 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: The first ‘Negro Kiss’ on film and its impact in ‘Keeping Black History Alive’ https://unmutednews.com/watch-the-first-negro-kiss-on-film-and-its-impact-in-keeping-black-history-alive https://unmutednews.com/watch-the-first-negro-kiss-on-film-and-its-impact-in-keeping-black-history-alive Fri, 09 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Monica will join Nicki Minaj on the ‘Pink Friday 2 World Tour’ https://unmutednews.com/monica-will-join-nicki-minaj-on-the-pink-friday-2-world-tour https://unmutednews.com/monica-will-join-nicki-minaj-on-the-pink-friday-2-world-tour Fri, 09 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Master P, Snoop Dogg say Walmart sabotaged their product sales https://unmutednews.com/master-p-snoop-dogg-say-walmart-sabotaged-their-product-sales https://unmutednews.com/master-p-snoop-dogg-say-walmart-sabotaged-their-product-sales Fri, 09 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Howard University alumna embarks on eye&opening HBCU tour as she aims to reduce obstacles for Black and brown students https://unmutednews.com/howard-university-alumna-embarks-on-eye-opening-hbcu-tour-as-she-aims-to-reduce-obstacles-for-black-and-brown-students https://unmutednews.com/howard-university-alumna-embarks-on-eye-opening-hbcu-tour-as-she-aims-to-reduce-obstacles-for-black-and-brown-students Fri, 09 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Significant Moments in Black History: Mike lands a punch on Stacey — which nobody had ever done — and becomes an Inglewood legend https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-mike-lands-a-punch-on-stacey-which-nobody-had-ever-done-and-becomes-an-inglewood-legend https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-mike-lands-a-punch-on-stacey-which-nobody-had-ever-done-and-becomes-an-inglewood-legend Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:29 -0500 UnmutedNews Andra Day prays through nervousness ahead of Super Bowl performance https://unmutednews.com/andra-day-prays-through-nervousness-ahead-of-super-bowl-performance https://unmutednews.com/andra-day-prays-through-nervousness-ahead-of-super-bowl-performance Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: SGA President Mike Davis Jr. shares his love of Alabama A&M University https://unmutednews.com/watch-sga-president-mike-davis-jr-shares-his-love-of-alabama-am-university https://unmutednews.com/watch-sga-president-mike-davis-jr-shares-his-love-of-alabama-am-university Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews Spike Lee, Denzel Washington reuniting for adaptation of Kurosawa’s ‘High and Low’ https://unmutednews.com/spike-lee-denzel-washington-reuniting-for-adaptation-of-kurosawas-high-and-low https://unmutednews.com/spike-lee-denzel-washington-reuniting-for-adaptation-of-kurosawas-high-and-low Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:26 -0500 UnmutedNews They opened a Haitian food truck. Then they were told, ‘Go back to your own country,’ lawsuit says https://unmutednews.com/they-opened-a-haitian-food-truck-then-they-were-told-go-back-to-your-own-country-lawsuit-says https://unmutednews.com/they-opened-a-haitian-food-truck-then-they-were-told-go-back-to-your-own-country-lawsuit-says Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews FDA’s plan to ban hair relaxer chemical called too little, too late https://unmutednews.com/fdas-plan-to-ban-hair-relaxer-chemical-called-too-little-too-late https://unmutednews.com/fdas-plan-to-ban-hair-relaxer-chemical-called-too-little-too-late Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews New study suggests Viagra may lower risk of Alzheimer’s https://unmutednews.com/new-study-suggests-viagra-may-lower-risk-of-alzheimers https://unmutednews.com/new-study-suggests-viagra-may-lower-risk-of-alzheimers Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Travis Kelce’s best friend Aric Jones explains their collective success: ‘We’re the engine’ https://unmutednews.com/travis-kelces-best-friend-aric-jones-explains-their-collective-success-were-the-engine https://unmutednews.com/travis-kelces-best-friend-aric-jones-explains-their-collective-success-were-the-engine Fri, 09 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Eunice Hunton Carter, first Black woman to work as a NYC prosecutor, helped take down powerful mobster https://unmutednews.com/eunice-hunton-carter-first-black-woman-to-work-as-a-nyc-prosecutor-helped-take-down-powerful-mobster https://unmutednews.com/eunice-hunton-carter-first-black-woman-to-work-as-a-nyc-prosecutor-helped-take-down-powerful-mobster Fri, 09 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher says it’s been a challenge to squeeze 30&year career into 13&minute Super Bowl halftime show https://unmutednews.com/usher-says-its-been-a-challenge-to-squeeze-30-year-career-into-13-minute-super-bowl-halftime-show https://unmutednews.com/usher-says-its-been-a-challenge-to-squeeze-30-year-career-into-13-minute-super-bowl-halftime-show Fri, 09 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Kobe Bryant immortalized with a 19&foot bronze statue outside the Lakers’ downtown arena https://unmutednews.com/kobe-bryant-immortalized-with-a-19-foot-bronze-statue-outside-the-lakers-downtown-arena https://unmutednews.com/kobe-bryant-immortalized-with-a-19-foot-bronze-statue-outside-the-lakers-downtown-arena Fri, 09 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Academy of Motion Pictures announces new casting award for 2026 Oscars https://unmutednews.com/academy-of-motion-pictures-announces-new-casting-award-for-2026-oscars https://unmutednews.com/academy-of-motion-pictures-announces-new-casting-award-for-2026-oscars Fri, 09 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Ghana artifacts that were looted 150 years ago by British forces have been returned by a US museum https://unmutednews.com/ghana-artifacts-that-were-looted-150-years-ago-by-british-forces-have-been-returned-by-a-us-museum https://unmutednews.com/ghana-artifacts-that-were-looted-150-years-ago-by-british-forces-have-been-returned-by-a-us-museum Fri, 09 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Minneapolis settles lawsuit alleging journalists were harassed, hurt covering Floyd protests https://unmutednews.com/minneapolis-settles-lawsuit-alleging-journalists-were-harassed-hurt-covering-floyd-protests https://unmutednews.com/minneapolis-settles-lawsuit-alleging-journalists-were-harassed-hurt-covering-floyd-protests Fri, 09 Feb 2024 08:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews After “vile,” racially insensitive remarks, soccer fan gets 9&month prison sentence https://unmutednews.com/after-vile-racially-insensitive-remarks-soccer-fan-gets-9-month-prison-sentence https://unmutednews.com/after-vile-racially-insensitive-remarks-soccer-fan-gets-9-month-prison-sentence Fri, 09 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews After coups, West African nations hurry to leave the regional bloc that opposed military takeovers https://unmutednews.com/after-coups-west-african-nations-hurry-to-leave-the-regional-bloc-that-opposed-military-takeovers https://unmutednews.com/after-coups-west-african-nations-hurry-to-leave-the-regional-bloc-that-opposed-military-takeovers Fri, 09 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews WNBA great Candace Parker re&signs with Las Vegas in bid for her third title https://unmutednews.com/wnba-great-candace-parker-re-signs-with-las-vegas-in-bid-for-her-third-title https://unmutednews.com/wnba-great-candace-parker-re-signs-with-las-vegas-in-bid-for-her-third-title Fri, 09 Feb 2024 08:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews The overturning of Roe v. Wade almost took my wife’s life https://unmutednews.com/the-overturning-of-roe-v-wade-almost-took-my-wifes-life https://unmutednews.com/the-overturning-of-roe-v-wade-almost-took-my-wifes-life Thu, 08 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews First Black ‘Peanuts’ character gets his own special, ‘Snoopy Presents: Welcome Home, Franklin’ https://unmutednews.com/first-black-peanuts-character-gets-his-own-special-snoopy-presents-welcome-home-franklin https://unmutednews.com/first-black-peanuts-character-gets-his-own-special-snoopy-presents-welcome-home-franklin Thu, 08 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Black immigration advocates have ‘sigh of relief’ after border bill fails in Senate https://unmutednews.com/black-immigration-advocates-have-sigh-of-relief-after-border-bill-fails-in-senate https://unmutednews.com/black-immigration-advocates-have-sigh-of-relief-after-border-bill-fails-in-senate Thu, 08 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews From allegedly being hit on by Marlon Brando to lifelong ‘philandering,’ Billy Dee Williams gets candid https://unmutednews.com/from-allegedly-being-hit-on-by-marlon-brando-to-lifelong-philandering-billy-dee-williams-gets-candid https://unmutednews.com/from-allegedly-being-hit-on-by-marlon-brando-to-lifelong-philandering-billy-dee-williams-gets-candid Thu, 08 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews American Girl has books written by Black women available for free https://unmutednews.com/american-girl-has-books-written-by-black-women-available-for-free https://unmutednews.com/american-girl-has-books-written-by-black-women-available-for-free Thu, 08 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Can states bar Trump from 2024 presidential ballot? https://unmutednews.com/watch-can-states-bar-trump-from-2024-presidential-ballot https://unmutednews.com/watch-can-states-bar-trump-from-2024-presidential-ballot Thu, 08 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Kelly Rowland applauds Jay&Z’s Grammys speech: ‘I couldn’t be more proud of him’ https://unmutednews.com/kelly-rowland-applauds-jay-zs-grammys-speech-i-couldnt-be-more-proud-of-him https://unmutednews.com/kelly-rowland-applauds-jay-zs-grammys-speech-i-couldnt-be-more-proud-of-him Thu, 08 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge agrees: ‘The rent is too damn high!’ https://unmutednews.com/hud-secretary-marcia-fudge-agrees-the-rent-is-too-damn-high https://unmutednews.com/hud-secretary-marcia-fudge-agrees-the-rent-is-too-damn-high Thu, 08 Feb 2024 17:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews New Georgia bill criminalizes cash bail funds https://unmutednews.com/new-georgia-bill-criminalizes-cash-bail-funds https://unmutednews.com/new-georgia-bill-criminalizes-cash-bail-funds Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Ketanji Brown Jackson says memoir will be released in September https://unmutednews.com/ketanji-brown-jackson-says-memoir-will-be-released-in-september https://unmutednews.com/ketanji-brown-jackson-says-memoir-will-be-released-in-september Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews How the ‘squad’ is fighting back against pro&Israel PACs with record fundraising https://unmutednews.com/how-the-squad-is-fighting-back-against-pro-israel-pacs-with-record-fundraising https://unmutednews.com/how-the-squad-is-fighting-back-against-pro-israel-pacs-with-record-fundraising Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: 20 Year Alabama A&M University alumnus shares his love for his alma mater in ‘Accelerating Brilliance’ https://unmutednews.com/watch-20-year-alabama-am-university-alumnus-shares-his-love-for-his-alma-mater-in-accelerating-brilliance https://unmutednews.com/watch-20-year-alabama-am-university-alumnus-shares-his-love-for-his-alma-mater-in-accelerating-brilliance Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Significant Moments in Black History: The Five Heartbeats change the direction of soul music with a performance for the ages https://unmutednews.com/significant-momentsin-black-history-the-five-heartbeats-change-the-direction-of-soul-music-with-a-performance-for-the-ages https://unmutednews.com/significant-momentsin-black-history-the-five-heartbeats-change-the-direction-of-soul-music-with-a-performance-for-the-ages Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels says he gained strength by embracing his mental health struggles https://unmutednews.com/darryl-dmc-mcdaniels-says-he-gained-strength-by-embracing-his-mental-health-struggles https://unmutednews.com/darryl-dmc-mcdaniels-says-he-gained-strength-by-embracing-his-mental-health-struggles Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Taraji P. Henson shares an empowering message in new children’s book https://unmutednews.com/taraji-p-henson-shares-an-empowering-message-in-new-childrens-book https://unmutednews.com/taraji-p-henson-shares-an-empowering-message-in-new-childrens-book Thu, 08 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Missouri prosecutor wants to vacate conviction of Black man jailed 30 years https://unmutednews.com/missouri-prosecutor-wants-to-vacate-conviction-of-black-man-jailed-30-years https://unmutednews.com/missouri-prosecutor-wants-to-vacate-conviction-of-black-man-jailed-30-years Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews As DEI policies come under legal attack, philanthropic donors consider how to adapt https://unmutednews.com/as-dei-policies-come-under-legal-attack-philanthropic-donors-consider-how-to-adapt https://unmutednews.com/as-dei-policies-come-under-legal-attack-philanthropic-donors-consider-how-to-adapt Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Nico Parker talks rising fame, breakthrough performance in ‘Suncoast’ https://unmutednews.com/nico-parker-talks-rising-fame-breakthrough-performance-in-suncoast https://unmutednews.com/nico-parker-talks-rising-fame-breakthrough-performance-in-suncoast Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Zimbabwe’s government backs a move to abolish the death penalty having last hanged someone in 2005 https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwes-government-backs-a-move-to-abolish-the-death-penalty-having-last-hanged-someone-in-2005 https://unmutednews.com/zimbabwes-government-backs-a-move-to-abolish-the-death-penalty-having-last-hanged-someone-in-2005 Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Ziwe should not be canceled for wanting to interview Nicki Minaj https://unmutednews.com/ziwe-should-not-be-canceled-for-wanting-to-interview-nicki-minaj https://unmutednews.com/ziwe-should-not-be-canceled-for-wanting-to-interview-nicki-minaj Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Byron Allen to appeal judge’s decision in $100 million fraud lawsuit against McDonald’s https://unmutednews.com/byron-allen-to-appeal-judges-decision-in-100-million-fraud-lawsuit-against-mcdonalds https://unmutednews.com/byron-allen-to-appeal-judges-decision-in-100-million-fraud-lawsuit-against-mcdonalds Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Dapper Dan discusses the greater mission behind his partnership with Gap https://unmutednews.com/dapper-dan-discusses-the-greater-mission-behind-his-partnership-with-gap https://unmutednews.com/dapper-dan-discusses-the-greater-mission-behind-his-partnership-with-gap Thu, 08 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Stage musical of Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ finds a fitting place to make its 2025 debut — Minneapolis https://unmutednews.com/stage-musical-of-princes-purple-rain-finds-a-fitting-place-to-make-its-2025-debut-minneapolis https://unmutednews.com/stage-musical-of-princes-purple-rain-finds-a-fitting-place-to-make-its-2025-debut-minneapolis Thu, 08 Feb 2024 08:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews An Ohio officer says he didn’t see a deputy shoot a Black man but he heard the shots ring out https://unmutednews.com/an-ohio-officer-says-he-didnt-see-a-deputy-shoot-a-black-man-but-he-heard-the-shots-ring-out https://unmutednews.com/an-ohio-officer-says-he-didnt-see-a-deputy-shoot-a-black-man-but-he-heard-the-shots-ring-out Thu, 08 Feb 2024 08:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Former Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong sues to get his job back https://unmutednews.com/former-oakland-police-chief-leronne-armstrong-sues-to-get-his-job-back https://unmutednews.com/former-oakland-police-chief-leronne-armstrong-sues-to-get-his-job-back Thu, 08 Feb 2024 08:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Tiger Woods makes it official: His 2024 debut will come next week at Riviera https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-makes-it-official-his-2024-debut-will-come-next-week-at-riviera https://unmutednews.com/tiger-woods-makes-it-official-his-2024-debut-will-come-next-week-at-riviera Thu, 08 Feb 2024 08:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Grants of up to $200K to be given to Black churches, cultural sites for preservation https://unmutednews.com/grants-of-up-to-200k-to-be-given-to-black-churches-cultural-sites-for-preservation https://unmutednews.com/grants-of-up-to-200k-to-be-given-to-black-churches-cultural-sites-for-preservation Wed, 07 Feb 2024 20:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Yes, Roger Goodell, the NFL newsroom’s lack of Black journalists is still a big problem https://unmutednews.com/yes-roger-goodell-the-nfl-newsrooms-lack-of-black-journalists-is-still-a-big-problem https://unmutednews.com/yes-roger-goodell-the-nfl-newsrooms-lack-of-black-journalists-is-still-a-big-problem Wed, 07 Feb 2024 20:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Jermaine Dupri’s So So Def Recordings signs multi&year deal with Create Music Group https://unmutednews.com/jermaine-dupris-so-so-def-recordings-signs-multi-year-deal-with-create-music-group https://unmutednews.com/jermaine-dupris-so-so-def-recordings-signs-multi-year-deal-with-create-music-group Wed, 07 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Lil Jon plans to release a guided meditation album as his next musical project https://unmutednews.com/lil-jon-plans-to-release-a-guided-meditation-album-as-his-next-musical-project https://unmutednews.com/lil-jon-plans-to-release-a-guided-meditation-album-as-his-next-musical-project Wed, 07 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Braxton sisters returning to reality TV with new series ‘The Braxtons’ https://unmutednews.com/braxton-sisters-returning-to-reality-tv-with-new-series-the-braxtons https://unmutednews.com/braxton-sisters-returning-to-reality-tv-with-new-series-the-braxtons Wed, 07 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Killer Mike says arrest at Grammys stems from altercation with an ‘over&zealous’ security guard https://unmutednews.com/killer-mike-says-arrest-at-grammys-stems-from-altercation-with-an-over-zealous-security-guard https://unmutednews.com/killer-mike-says-arrest-at-grammys-stems-from-altercation-with-an-over-zealous-security-guard Wed, 07 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Legislative staffer suspended after confrontation with ‘Tennessee Three’ member https://unmutednews.com/legislative-staffer-suspended-after-confrontation-with-tennessee-three-member https://unmutednews.com/legislative-staffer-suspended-after-confrontation-with-tennessee-three-member Wed, 07 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews From Apple Genius to ‘Abbott Elementary’: How Quinta Brunson flexes her tech skills on set https://unmutednews.com/from-apple-genius-to-abbott-elementary-how-quinta-brunson-flexes-her-tech-skills-on-set https://unmutednews.com/from-apple-genius-to-abbott-elementary-how-quinta-brunson-flexes-her-tech-skills-on-set Wed, 07 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Mariah Carey announces show dates for 2024 Las Vegas residency https://unmutednews.com/mariah-carey-announces-show-dates-for-2024-las-vegas-residency https://unmutednews.com/mariah-carey-announces-show-dates-for-2024-las-vegas-residency Wed, 07 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Lillian Carr shares how she fell in love with Hampton University https://unmutednews.com/watch-lillian-carr-shares-how-she-fell-in-love-with-hampton-university https://unmutednews.com/watch-lillian-carr-shares-how-she-fell-in-love-with-hampton-university Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews The real reason why Megan beat Nicki and Jay beat Nas https://unmutednews.com/the-real-reason-why-megan-beat-nicki-and-jay-beat-nas https://unmutednews.com/the-real-reason-why-megan-beat-nicki-and-jay-beat-nas Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Beyoncé celebrates the ‘Cécred’ nature of hair care with her newest business venture https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-celebrates-the-cecred-nature-of-hair-care-with-her-newest-business-venture https://unmutednews.com/beyonce-celebrates-the-cecred-nature-of-hair-care-with-her-newest-business-venture Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Former top prosecutor for Baltimore convicted of mortgage fraud https://unmutednews.com/former-top-prosecutor-for-baltimore-convicted-of-mortgage-fraud https://unmutednews.com/former-top-prosecutor-for-baltimore-convicted-of-mortgage-fraud Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Death of baby reportedly decapitated during birth at Georgia hospital ruled a homicide https://unmutednews.com/death-of-baby-reportedly-decapitated-during-birth-at-georgia-hospital-ruled-a-homicide https://unmutednews.com/death-of-baby-reportedly-decapitated-during-birth-at-georgia-hospital-ruled-a-homicide Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Eddie Murphy reflects on decades&long career during his speech at theGrio Awards 2023 https://unmutednews.com/eddie-murphy-reflects-on-decades-long-career-during-his-speech-at-thegrio-awards-2023 https://unmutednews.com/eddie-murphy-reflects-on-decades-long-career-during-his-speech-at-thegrio-awards-2023 Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Former Olympic gymnastics champion Gabby Douglas announces return to competition https://unmutednews.com/former-olympic-gymnastics-champion-gabby-douglas-announces-return-to-competition https://unmutednews.com/former-olympic-gymnastics-champion-gabby-douglas-announces-return-to-competition Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews 76ers center Joel Embiid has no timetable to return following knee surgery https://unmutednews.com/76ers-center-joel-embiid-has-no-timetable-to-return-following-knee-surgery https://unmutednews.com/76ers-center-joel-embiid-has-no-timetable-to-return-following-knee-surgery Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher announces post&Super Bowl North American tour, ‘Past Present Future’ https://unmutednews.com/usher-announces-post-super-bowl-north-american-tour-past-present-future https://unmutednews.com/usher-announces-post-super-bowl-north-american-tour-past-present-future Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Awards ceremony honors the greatness of Black music and musicians https://unmutednews.com/awards-ceremony-honors-the-greatness-of-black-music-and-musicians https://unmutednews.com/awards-ceremony-honors-the-greatness-of-black-music-and-musicians Wed, 07 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Holly Robinson Peete was ‘ready to leave’ husband Rodney amid their son’s autism diagnosis https://unmutednews.com/holly-robinson-peete-was-ready-to-leave-husband-rodney-amid-their-sons-autism-diagnosis https://unmutednews.com/holly-robinson-peete-was-ready-to-leave-husband-rodney-amid-their-sons-autism-diagnosis Wed, 07 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Why Black women should be worried about AI revenge porn https://unmutednews.com/why-black-women-should-be-worried-about-ai-revenge-porn https://unmutednews.com/why-black-women-should-be-worried-about-ai-revenge-porn Wed, 07 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Yet another bank is accused of racist redlining, will pay over $13M to settle https://unmutednews.com/yet-another-bank-is-accused-of-racist-redlining-will-pay-over-13m-to-settle https://unmutednews.com/yet-another-bank-is-accused-of-racist-redlining-will-pay-over-13m-to-settle Wed, 07 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Jam Master Jay’s business partner says he grabbed a gun and sought whoever had killed the rap star https://unmutednews.com/jam-master-jays-business-partner-says-he-grabbed-a-gun-and-sought-whoever-had-killed-the-rap-star https://unmutednews.com/jam-master-jays-business-partner-says-he-grabbed-a-gun-and-sought-whoever-had-killed-the-rap-star Wed, 07 Feb 2024 08:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews The Chiefs have Patrick Mahomes at QB and they’re still Super Bowl underdogs https://unmutednews.com/the-chiefs-have-patrick-mahomes-at-qb-and-theyre-still-super-bowl-underdogs https://unmutednews.com/the-chiefs-have-patrick-mahomes-at-qb-and-theyre-still-super-bowl-underdogs Wed, 07 Feb 2024 08:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Former rebel leader arrives in Haiti’s capital as protests against prime minister gain momentum https://unmutednews.com/former-rebel-leader-arrives-in-haitis-capital-as-protests-against-prime-minister-gain-momentum https://unmutednews.com/former-rebel-leader-arrives-in-haitis-capital-as-protests-against-prime-minister-gain-momentum Wed, 07 Feb 2024 08:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Former white Ohio sheriff’s deputy charged with murder testifies that the Black man he shot brandished gun https://unmutednews.com/former-white-ohio-sheriffs-deputy-charged-with-murder-testifies-that-the-black-man-he-shot-brandished-gun https://unmutednews.com/former-white-ohio-sheriffs-deputy-charged-with-murder-testifies-that-the-black-man-he-shot-brandished-gun Wed, 07 Feb 2024 08:00:19 -0500 UnmutedNews Garrett Morris recounts being arrested while touring with Harry Belafonte https://unmutednews.com/garrett-morris-recounts-being-arrested-while-touring-with-harry-belafonte https://unmutednews.com/garrett-morris-recounts-being-arrested-while-touring-with-harry-belafonte Tue, 06 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews US labor official says Dartmouth basketball players are school employees, sets stage for union vote https://unmutednews.com/us-labor-official-says-dartmouth-basketball-players-are-school-employees-sets-stage-for-union-vote https://unmutednews.com/us-labor-official-says-dartmouth-basketball-players-are-school-employees-sets-stage-for-union-vote Tue, 06 Feb 2024 20:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Why Travis Kelce’s haircut is part of Black history https://unmutednews.com/why-travis-kelces-haircut-is-part-of-black-history https://unmutednews.com/why-travis-kelces-haircut-is-part-of-black-history Tue, 06 Feb 2024 20:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews David Oyelowo partners with Roku to bring a channel that amplifies Black stories worldwide https://unmutednews.com/david-oyelowo-partners-with-roku-to-bring-a-channel-that-amplifies-black-stories-worldwide https://unmutednews.com/david-oyelowo-partners-with-roku-to-bring-a-channel-that-amplifies-black-stories-worldwide Tue, 06 Feb 2024 20:00:07 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher strips down for Skims ahead of his Super Bowl debut https://unmutednews.com/usher-strips-down-for-skims-ahead-of-his-super-bowl-debut https://unmutednews.com/usher-strips-down-for-skims-ahead-of-his-super-bowl-debut Tue, 06 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Donald Glover is no longer a blerd https://unmutednews.com/donald-glover-is-no-longer-a-blerd https://unmutednews.com/donald-glover-is-no-longer-a-blerd Tue, 06 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Jussie Smollett asks court to hear appeal of convictions for lying about hate crime https://unmutednews.com/jussie-smollett-asks-court-to-hear-appeal-of-convictions-for-lying-about-hate-crime https://unmutednews.com/jussie-smollett-asks-court-to-hear-appeal-of-convictions-for-lying-about-hate-crime Tue, 06 Feb 2024 17:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews White House tackles anxiety around gun violence: ‘Too many children dying’ https://unmutednews.com/white-house-tackles-anxiety-around-gun-violence-too-many-children-dying https://unmutednews.com/white-house-tackles-anxiety-around-gun-violence-too-many-children-dying Tue, 06 Feb 2024 17:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: How Jerry Lawson pioneered the world of video games https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-jerry-lawson-pioneered-the-world-of-video-games https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-jerry-lawson-pioneered-the-world-of-video-games Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Kevin Hart honors comedians who paved the way for him at theGrio Awards 2023 https://unmutednews.com/kevin-hart-honors-comedians-who-paved-the-way-for-him-at-thegrio-awards-2023 https://unmutednews.com/kevin-hart-honors-comedians-who-paved-the-way-for-him-at-thegrio-awards-2023 Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Relive the best moments from theGrio Awards 2023 https://unmutednews.com/relive-the-best-moments-from-thegrio-awards-2023 https://unmutednews.com/relive-the-best-moments-from-thegrio-awards-2023 Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews The first Black brewery in Philadelphia opens https://unmutednews.com/the-first-black-brewery-in-philadelphia-opens https://unmutednews.com/the-first-black-brewery-in-philadelphia-opens Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Could nose&picking lead to Alzheimer’s disease? https://unmutednews.com/could-nose-picking-lead-to-alzheimers-disease https://unmutednews.com/could-nose-picking-lead-to-alzheimers-disease Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Bohan Phoenix explains why Asian rappers owe Black culture and how he chose to work in China https://unmutednews.com/bohan-phoenix-explains-why-asian-rappers-owe-black-culture-and-how-he-chose-to-work-in-china https://unmutednews.com/bohan-phoenix-explains-why-asian-rappers-owe-black-culture-and-how-he-chose-to-work-in-china Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:11 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Winners at the 66th Grammy Awards https://unmutednews.com/watch-winners-at-the-66th-grammy-awards https://unmutednews.com/watch-winners-at-the-66th-grammy-awards Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:10 -0500 UnmutedNews Five favorite shows to revisit right now https://unmutednews.com/five-favorite-shows-to-revisit-right-now https://unmutednews.com/five-favorite-shows-to-revisit-right-now Tue, 06 Feb 2024 14:00:09 -0500 UnmutedNews Michelle Obama wins second Grammy for best audiobook recording, tying with Barack Obama  https://unmutednews.com/michelle-obama-wins-second-grammy-for-best-audiobook-recording-tying-with-barack-obama https://unmutednews.com/michelle-obama-wins-second-grammy-for-best-audiobook-recording-tying-with-barack-obama Tue, 06 Feb 2024 11:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Target removes educational toy that misidentified civil rights icons https://unmutednews.com/watch-target-removes-educational-toy-that-misidentified-civil-rights-icons https://unmutednews.com/watch-target-removes-educational-toy-that-misidentified-civil-rights-icons Tue, 06 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Two fashion shows highlight health issues affecting Black communities https://unmutednews.com/two-fashion-shows-highlight-health-issues-affecting-black-communities https://unmutednews.com/two-fashion-shows-highlight-health-issues-affecting-black-communities Tue, 06 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Senegal parliament delays election until December after opposition lawmakers are blocked from voting https://unmutednews.com/senegal-parliament-delays-election-until-december-after-opposition-lawmakers-are-blocked-from-voting https://unmutednews.com/senegal-parliament-delays-election-until-december-after-opposition-lawmakers-are-blocked-from-voting Tue, 06 Feb 2024 08:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Black crime victims disproportionately denied financial help; DOJ proposes changing how programs run https://unmutednews.com/black-crime-victims-disproportionately-denied-financial-help-doj-proposes-changing-how-programs-run https://unmutednews.com/black-crime-victims-disproportionately-denied-financial-help-doj-proposes-changing-how-programs-run Tue, 06 Feb 2024 08:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Black child, 10, arrested for urinating in public freed from probation, book report requirement https://unmutednews.com/black-child-10-arrested-for-urinating-in-public-freed-from-probation-book-report-requirement https://unmutednews.com/black-child-10-arrested-for-urinating-in-public-freed-from-probation-book-report-requirement Tue, 06 Feb 2024 08:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews 4 tips to pay off credit card debt and why you need to do it now https://unmutednews.com/4-tips-to-pay-off-credit-card-debt-and-why-you-need-to-do-it-now https://unmutednews.com/4-tips-to-pay-off-credit-card-debt-and-why-you-need-to-do-it-now Tue, 06 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Lewis Hamilton’s shocking defection to Ferrari in ’25 caps a wild motorsports week https://unmutednews.com/lewis-hamiltons-shocking-defection-to-ferrari-in-25-caps-a-wild-motorsports-week https://unmutednews.com/lewis-hamiltons-shocking-defection-to-ferrari-in-25-caps-a-wild-motorsports-week Tue, 06 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Family of 6&year&old Black girl in pink tiara who was handcuffed, held at gunpoint reaches $1.9M settletment https://unmutednews.com/family-of-6-year-old-black-girl-in-pink-tiara-who-was-handcuffed-held-at-gunpoint-reaches-19m-settletment https://unmutednews.com/family-of-6-year-old-black-girl-in-pink-tiara-who-was-handcuffed-held-at-gunpoint-reaches-19m-settletment Mon, 05 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Activists slam conservative group aiming to eliminate race&based admissions for military institutions https://unmutednews.com/activists-slam-conservative-group-aiming-to-eliminate-race-based-admissions-for-military-institutions https://unmutednews.com/activists-slam-conservative-group-aiming-to-eliminate-race-based-admissions-for-military-institutions Mon, 05 Feb 2024 20:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews 14 ways to gift Black love this Valentine’s Day https://unmutednews.com/14-ways-to-gift-black-love-this-valentines-day https://unmutednews.com/14-ways-to-gift-black-love-this-valentines-day Mon, 05 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Jay&Z slams Grammys for snubbing Beyoncé https://unmutednews.com/jay-z-slams-grammys-for-snubbing-beyonce https://unmutednews.com/jay-z-slams-grammys-for-snubbing-beyonce Mon, 05 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: How Marie Van Brittan Brown shaped home security in ‘Keeping Black History Alive’ https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-marie-van-brittan-brown-shaped-home-security-in-keeping-black-history-alive https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-marie-van-brittan-brown-shaped-home-security-in-keeping-black-history-alive Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews GMA3 anchor DeMarco Morgan and friends chronicle their colonoscopies to encourage other Black men https://unmutednews.com/gma3-anchor-demarco-morgan-and-friends-chronicle-their-colonoscopies-to-encourage-other-black-men https://unmutednews.com/gma3-anchor-demarco-morgan-and-friends-chronicle-their-colonoscopies-to-encourage-other-black-men Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Raising Kanan’ Season 3, Episode 9: Everything catches up with everybody at some point https://unmutednews.com/raising-kanan-season-3-episode-9-everything-catches-up-with-everybody-at-some-point https://unmutednews.com/raising-kanan-season-3-episode-9-everything-catches-up-with-everybody-at-some-point Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews See who won Grammy Awards last night https://unmutednews.com/see-who-won-grammy-awards-last-night https://unmutednews.com/see-who-won-grammy-awards-last-night Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Virginia Union gets taste of NBA life before the All&Star Game’s HBCU Classic https://unmutednews.com/virginia-union-gets-taste-of-nba-life-before-the-all-star-games-hbcu-classic https://unmutednews.com/virginia-union-gets-taste-of-nba-life-before-the-all-star-games-hbcu-classic Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Jam Master Jay dabbled in drug sales ‘to make ends meet,’ witness testifies https://unmutednews.com/jam-master-jay-dabbled-in-drug-sales-to-make-ends-meet-witness-testifies https://unmutednews.com/jam-master-jay-dabbled-in-drug-sales-to-make-ends-meet-witness-testifies Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Do Biden and the Democrats think the Black pastors calling for a ceasefire in Gaza are on Putin’s payroll?  https://unmutednews.com/do-biden-and-the-democrats-think-the-black-pastors-calling-for-a-ceasefire-in-gaza-are-on-putins-payroll https://unmutednews.com/do-biden-and-the-democrats-think-the-black-pastors-calling-for-a-ceasefire-in-gaza-are-on-putins-payroll Mon, 05 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Nikki Haley’s entire campaign is built on assuaging white guilt https://unmutednews.com/nikki-haleys-entire-campaign-is-built-on-assuaging-white-guilt https://unmutednews.com/nikki-haleys-entire-campaign-is-built-on-assuaging-white-guilt Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:32 -0500 UnmutedNews Fantasia Barrino honors Tina Turner with a show&stopping tribute at the Grammys https://unmutednews.com/fantasia-barrino-honors-tina-turner-with-a-show-stopping-tribute-at-the-grammys https://unmutednews.com/fantasia-barrino-honors-tina-turner-with-a-show-stopping-tribute-at-the-grammys Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:31 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Alvin Ailey organization continues to mold the next Black dancers of the future https://unmutednews.com/watch-alvin-ailey-organization-continues-to-mold-the-next-black-dancers-of-the-future https://unmutednews.com/watch-alvin-ailey-organization-continues-to-mold-the-next-black-dancers-of-the-future Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:31 -0500 UnmutedNews Grammy Awards 2024: Best moments https://unmutednews.com/grammy-awards-2024-best-moments https://unmutednews.com/grammy-awards-2024-best-moments Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:30 -0500 UnmutedNews 5 moments you did not see during the Grammy Awards show https://unmutednews.com/5-moments-you-did-not-see-during-the-grammy-awards-show https://unmutednews.com/5-moments-you-did-not-see-during-the-grammy-awards-show Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:30 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘Three Little Birds’ exclusive clip shows police discriminating against Jamaican partygoers in 1950s London https://unmutednews.com/three-little-birds-exclusive-clip-shows-police-discriminating-against-jamaican-partygoers-in-1950s-london https://unmutednews.com/three-little-birds-exclusive-clip-shows-police-discriminating-against-jamaican-partygoers-in-1950s-london Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:29 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Could the Megan vs Nicki beef be a publicity stunt for both artists? https://unmutednews.com/watch-could-the-megan-vs-nicki-beef-be-a-publicity-stunt-for-both-artists https://unmutednews.com/watch-could-the-megan-vs-nicki-beef-be-a-publicity-stunt-for-both-artists Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews The effect of police violence on Black Americans’ health is documented in 2 new studies https://unmutednews.com/the-effect-of-police-violence-on-black-americans-health-is-documented-in-2-new-studies https://unmutednews.com/the-effect-of-police-violence-on-black-americans-health-is-documented-in-2-new-studies Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews Killer Mike no longer detained after being handcuffed at the Grammys https://unmutednews.com/killer-mike-no-longer-detained-after-being-handcuffed-at-the-grammys https://unmutednews.com/killer-mike-no-longer-detained-after-being-handcuffed-at-the-grammys Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Q&A with the hosts of ‘Earn Your Leisure’ podcast https://unmutednews.com/watch-qa-with-the-hosts-of-earn-your-leisure-podcast https://unmutednews.com/watch-qa-with-the-hosts-of-earn-your-leisure-podcast Mon, 05 Feb 2024 14:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene slammed for introducing resolution to censure Rep. Ilhan Omar  https://unmutednews.com/rep-marjorie-taylor-greene-slammed-for-introducing-resolution-to-censure-rep-ilhan-omar https://unmutednews.com/rep-marjorie-taylor-greene-slammed-for-introducing-resolution-to-censure-rep-ilhan-omar Mon, 05 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Red carpet recap: The best Black celebrity looks at the 66th annual Grammy Awards https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-the-best-black-celebrity-looks-at-the-66th-annual-grammy-awards https://unmutednews.com/red-carpet-recap-the-best-black-celebrity-looks-at-the-66th-annual-grammy-awards Mon, 05 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews White supremacist who killed 10 Black people in Buffalo supermarket gets 2025 death penalty trial date https://unmutednews.com/white-supremacist-who-killed-10-black-people-in-buffalo-supermarket-gets-2025-death-penalty-trial-date https://unmutednews.com/white-supremacist-who-killed-10-black-people-in-buffalo-supermarket-gets-2025-death-penalty-trial-date Mon, 05 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Coco Jones credits ‘God’s timing’ for her first Grammy win https://unmutednews.com/coco-jones-credits-gods-timing-for-her-first-grammy-win https://unmutednews.com/coco-jones-credits-gods-timing-for-her-first-grammy-win Mon, 05 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Senegal police clamp down on protesters as opposition rejects election delay https://unmutednews.com/senegal-police-clamp-down-on-protesters-as-opposition-rejects-election-delay https://unmutednews.com/senegal-police-clamp-down-on-protesters-as-opposition-rejects-election-delay Mon, 05 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews CBS’ Nate Burleson will be just about everywhere on TV over the next week https://unmutednews.com/cbs-nate-burleson-will-be-just-about-everywhere-on-tv-over-the-next-week https://unmutednews.com/cbs-nate-burleson-will-be-just-about-everywhere-on-tv-over-the-next-week Mon, 05 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Bad news for the Sixers. Reigning MVP Joel Embiid will miss “significant” time after he has knee surgery. https://unmutednews.com/bad-news-for-the-sixers-reigning-mvp-joel-embiid-will-miss-significant-time-after-he-has-knee-surgery https://unmutednews.com/bad-news-for-the-sixers-reigning-mvp-joel-embiid-will-miss-significant-time-after-he-has-knee-surgery Mon, 05 Feb 2024 08:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Namibia president and anti&apartheid activist Hage Geingob dies. He pushed for Africa on world stage https://unmutednews.com/namibia-president-and-anti-apartheid-activist-hage-geingob-dies-he-pushed-for-africa-on-world-stage https://unmutednews.com/namibia-president-and-anti-apartheid-activist-hage-geingob-dies-he-pushed-for-africa-on-world-stage Sun, 04 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews 1 icon, 6 shoes, $8 million: An auction of Michael Jordan’s championship sneakers sets a record https://unmutednews.com/1-icon-6-shoes-8-million-an-auction-of-michael-jordans-championship-sneakers-sets-a-record https://unmutednews.com/1-icon-6-shoes-8-million-an-auction-of-michael-jordans-championship-sneakers-sets-a-record Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Black player, one other, says they heard racist taunts from fans, marring soccer games in England https://unmutednews.com/black-player-one-other-says-they-heard-racist-taunts-from-fans-marring-soccer-games-in-england https://unmutednews.com/black-player-one-other-says-they-heard-racist-taunts-from-fans-marring-soccer-games-in-england Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Kenya’s president blames corruption, incompetence for huge fireball that hurt hundreds in Nairobi https://unmutednews.com/kenyas-president-blames-corruption-incompetence-for-huge-fireball-that-hurt-hundreds-in-nairobi https://unmutednews.com/kenyas-president-blames-corruption-incompetence-for-huge-fireball-that-hurt-hundreds-in-nairobi Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews NFL players enthusiastic about prospect of pursuing Olympic gold when flag football debuts in 2028 https://unmutednews.com/nfl-players-enthusiastic-about-prospect-of-pursuing-olympic-gold-when-flag-football-debuts-in-2028 https://unmutednews.com/nfl-players-enthusiastic-about-prospect-of-pursuing-olympic-gold-when-flag-football-debuts-in-2028 Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Samara Joy is walking in her purpose, one song at a time https://unmutednews.com/samara-joy-is-walking-in-her-purpose-one-song-at-a-time https://unmutednews.com/samara-joy-is-walking-in-her-purpose-one-song-at-a-time Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Auburn basketball star awkwardly meets his idol, Morgan Freeman https://unmutednews.com/auburn-basketball-star-awkwardly-meets-his-idol-morgan-freeman https://unmutednews.com/auburn-basketball-star-awkwardly-meets-his-idol-morgan-freeman Sun, 04 Feb 2024 11:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews For hosts Roy Wood Jr. and Sheryl Underwood, being at TheGrio Awards is like being at a family reunion https://unmutednews.com/for-hosts-roy-wood-jr-and-sheryl-underwood-being-at-thegrio-awards-is-like-being-at-a-family-reunion https://unmutednews.com/for-hosts-roy-wood-jr-and-sheryl-underwood-being-at-thegrio-awards-is-like-being-at-a-family-reunion Sun, 04 Feb 2024 08:00:33 -0500 UnmutedNews Smokey Robinson is still as smooth as ever https://unmutednews.com/smokey-robinson-is-still-as-smooth-as-ever https://unmutednews.com/smokey-robinson-is-still-as-smooth-as-ever Sun, 04 Feb 2024 08:00:31 -0500 UnmutedNews From ‘We Are the World’ to ‘Worship,’ let’s recognize the transformative power of Black music  https://unmutednews.com/from-we-are-the-world-to-worship-lets-recognize-the-transformative-power-of-black-music https://unmutednews.com/from-we-are-the-world-to-worship-lets-recognize-the-transformative-power-of-black-music Sun, 04 Feb 2024 08:00:29 -0500 UnmutedNews New icons in the NFL: Mahomes face of the league, Chiefs “America’s team” https://unmutednews.com/new-icons-in-the-nfl-mahomes-face-of-the-league-chiefs-americas-team https://unmutednews.com/new-icons-in-the-nfl-mahomes-face-of-the-league-chiefs-americas-team Sat, 03 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Senegal’s leader postpones Feb. 25 presidential vote, citing controversies over candidate lists https://unmutednews.com/senegals-leader-postpones-feb-25-presidential-vote-citing-controversies-over-candidate-lists https://unmutednews.com/senegals-leader-postpones-feb-25-presidential-vote-citing-controversies-over-candidate-lists Sat, 03 Feb 2024 14:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews SC primary illuminates where Biden, Harris stand with Black voters https://unmutednews.com/sc-primary-illuminates-where-biden-harris-stand-with-black-voters https://unmutednews.com/sc-primary-illuminates-where-biden-harris-stand-with-black-voters Sat, 03 Feb 2024 14:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Trailblazer Icon Misty Copeland dances so others can fly https://unmutednews.com/trailblazer-icon-misty-copeland-dances-so-others-can-fly https://unmutednews.com/trailblazer-icon-misty-copeland-dances-so-others-can-fly Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: Biden responds after drone attack kills three Black Army reservists https://unmutednews.com/watch-biden-responds-after-drone-attack-kills-three-black-army-reservists https://unmutednews.com/watch-biden-responds-after-drone-attack-kills-three-black-army-reservists Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Black in Style: How Victoria Monét prepares a 2&year&old for her first Grammys https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-how-victoria-monet-prepares-a-2-year-old-for-her-first-grammys https://unmutednews.com/black-in-style-how-victoria-monet-prepares-a-2-year-old-for-her-first-grammys Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Kenya wants to cut through forest to build a road for its people. Scientists fear an ecosystem mess. https://unmutednews.com/kenya-wants-to-cut-through-forest-to-build-a-road-for-its-people-scientists-fear-an-ecosystem-mess https://unmutednews.com/kenya-wants-to-cut-through-forest-to-build-a-road-for-its-people-scientists-fear-an-ecosystem-mess Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Martin Lawrence adds a new Super Bowl commercial with Shannon Sharpe to his busy schedule https://unmutednews.com/martin-lawrence-adds-a-new-super-bowl-commercial-with-shannon-sharpe-to-his-busy-schedule https://unmutednews.com/martin-lawrence-adds-a-new-super-bowl-commercial-with-shannon-sharpe-to-his-busy-schedule Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Penn Museum caused a rift after it reburied the bones of 19 Black Philadelphians https://unmutednews.com/penn-museum-caused-a-rift-after-it-reburied-the-bones-of-19-black-philadelphians https://unmutednews.com/penn-museum-caused-a-rift-after-it-reburied-the-bones-of-19-black-philadelphians Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Mom called cops to talk to her Black son about stealing. Instead, the teen was handcuffed and sedated, lawsuit claims https://unmutednews.com/mom-called-cops-to-talk-to-her-black-son-about-stealing-instead-the-teen-was-handcuffed-and-sedated-lawsuit-claims https://unmutednews.com/mom-called-cops-to-talk-to-her-black-son-about-stealing-instead-the-teen-was-handcuffed-and-sedated-lawsuit-claims Sat, 03 Feb 2024 11:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews Rev. Al Sharpton’s Justice Icon Award honors decades of fighting on behalf of Black people https://unmutednews.com/rev-al-sharptons-justice-icon-award-honors-decades-of-fighting-on-behalf-of-black-people https://unmutednews.com/rev-al-sharptons-justice-icon-award-honors-decades-of-fighting-on-behalf-of-black-people Sat, 03 Feb 2024 08:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews Environmental Champion Icon Don Cheadle is all about saving the planet https://unmutednews.com/environmental-champion-icon-don-cheadle-is-all-about-saving-the-planet https://unmutednews.com/environmental-champion-icon-don-cheadle-is-all-about-saving-the-planet Sat, 03 Feb 2024 08:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews The 10 Black History Month Commandments https://unmutednews.com/the-10-black-history-month-commandments https://unmutednews.com/the-10-black-history-month-commandments Fri, 02 Feb 2024 20:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Nikki Haley has called out prejudice but rejected systemic racism throughout her career https://unmutednews.com/nikki-haley-has-called-out-prejudice-but-rejected-systemic-racism-throughout-her-career https://unmutednews.com/nikki-haley-has-called-out-prejudice-but-rejected-systemic-racism-throughout-her-career Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:26 -0500 UnmutedNews Usher on raising four children while famous: ‘It gives them some expectation’ https://unmutednews.com/usher-on-raising-four-children-while-famous-it-gives-them-some-expectation https://unmutednews.com/usher-on-raising-four-children-while-famous-it-gives-them-some-expectation Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:26 -0500 UnmutedNews Radio legend Joe Madison dies at 74 https://unmutednews.com/radio-legend-joe-madison-dies-at-74 https://unmutednews.com/radio-legend-joe-madison-dies-at-74 Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Exclusive: Members of Congress urge the Biden&Harris administration to stop the deportation of Black Mauritanians due to threats of racism in the African country https://unmutednews.com/exclusive-members-of-congress-urge-the-biden-harris-administration-to-stop-the-deportation-of-black-mauritanians-due-to-threats-of-racism-in-the-african-country https://unmutednews.com/exclusive-members-of-congress-urge-the-biden-harris-administration-to-stop-the-deportation-of-black-mauritanians-due-to-threats-of-racism-in-the-african-country Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Fani Willis acknowledges a ‘personal relationship’ with prosecutor she hired in Trump’s Georgia case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-acknowledges-a-personal-relationship-with-prosecutor-she-hired-in-trumps-georgia-case https://unmutednews.com/fani-willis-acknowledges-a-personal-relationship-with-prosecutor-she-hired-in-trumps-georgia-case Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews House Republicans blasted for efforts to impeach Dept. of Homeland Security Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas https://unmutednews.com/house-republicans-blasted-for-efforts-to-impeach-dept-of-homeland-security-sec-alejandro-mayorkas https://unmutednews.com/house-republicans-blasted-for-efforts-to-impeach-dept-of-homeland-security-sec-alejandro-mayorkas Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Target pulls product that misidentifies Black historical figures https://unmutednews.com/target-pulls-product-that-misidentifies-black-historical-figures https://unmutednews.com/target-pulls-product-that-misidentifies-black-historical-figures Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Carl Weathers, actor in ‘Rocky,’ ‘Predator; and ‘The Mandalorian,’ has died https://unmutednews.com/carl-weathers-actor-in-rocky-predator-and-the-mandalorian-has-died https://unmutednews.com/carl-weathers-actor-in-rocky-predator-and-the-mandalorian-has-died Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Lenny Kravitz accepts Global Impact Award from the Recording Academy’s Black Music Collective: ‘It’s a gift.’ https://unmutednews.com/lenny-kravitz-accepts-global-impact-award-from-the-recording-academys-black-music-collective-its-a-gift https://unmutednews.com/lenny-kravitz-accepts-global-impact-award-from-the-recording-academys-black-music-collective-its-a-gift Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Garrett Morris, first Black SNL cast member, gets star on Hollywood walk https://unmutednews.com/garrett-morris-first-black-snl-cast-member-gets-star-on-hollywood-walk https://unmutednews.com/garrett-morris-first-black-snl-cast-member-gets-star-on-hollywood-walk Fri, 02 Feb 2024 17:00:14 -0500 UnmutedNews President Joe Biden to attend dignified transfer for US troops killed in Jordan, who ‘risked it all’ https://unmutednews.com/president-joe-biden-to-attend-dignified-transfer-for-us-troops-killed-in-jordan-who-risked-it-all https://unmutednews.com/president-joe-biden-to-attend-dignified-transfer-for-us-troops-killed-in-jordan-who-risked-it-all Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:27 -0500 UnmutedNews Diamond White returns as Marvel’s ‘Moon Girl,’ the first Black teen heroine, just in time for Black History Month https://unmutednews.com/diamond-white-returns-as-marvels-moon-girl-the-first-black-teen-heroine-just-in-time-for-black-history-month https://unmutednews.com/diamond-white-returns-as-marvels-moon-girl-the-first-black-teen-heroine-just-in-time-for-black-history-month Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:26 -0500 UnmutedNews ‘This House’ by Lynn Nottage, daughter and composer Ricky Ian Gordon, gets 2025 St. Louis premiere https://unmutednews.com/this-house-by-lynn-nottage-daughter-and-composer-ricky-ian-gordon-gets-2025-st-louis-premiere https://unmutednews.com/this-house-by-lynn-nottage-daughter-and-composer-ricky-ian-gordon-gets-2025-st-louis-premiere Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews A Tennessee teen has pleaded guilty in the slaying of a prominent United Methodist Church leader https://unmutednews.com/a-tennessee-teen-has-pleaded-guilty-in-the-slaying-of-a-prominent-united-methodist-church-leader https://unmutednews.com/a-tennessee-teen-has-pleaded-guilty-in-the-slaying-of-a-prominent-united-methodist-church-leader Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews You can skip the lead apron for dental x&rays, new recs say https://unmutednews.com/you-can-skip-the-lead-apron-for-dental-x-rays-new-recs-say https://unmutednews.com/you-can-skip-the-lead-apron-for-dental-x-rays-new-recs-say Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Major Taylor overcame racism to become the first Black superstar athlete https://unmutednews.com/major-taylor-overcame-racism-to-become-the-first-black-superstar-athlete https://unmutednews.com/major-taylor-overcame-racism-to-become-the-first-black-superstar-athlete Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Fat Tuesday means big business for New Orleans bakers under exploding demand for king cakes https://unmutednews.com/fat-tuesday-means-big-business-for-new-orleans-bakers-under-exploding-demand-for-king-cakes https://unmutednews.com/fat-tuesday-means-big-business-for-new-orleans-bakers-under-exploding-demand-for-king-cakes Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews What you didn’t see at theGrio Awards https://unmutednews.com/what-you-didnt-see-at-thegrio-awards https://unmutednews.com/what-you-didnt-see-at-thegrio-awards Fri, 02 Feb 2024 14:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Watch: How NASA engineer Lonnie Johnson took the toy market by storm https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-nasa-engineer-lonnie-johnson-took-the-toy-market-by-storm https://unmutednews.com/watch-how-nasa-engineer-lonnie-johnson-took-the-toy-market-by-storm Fri, 02 Feb 2024 11:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews She hoped to sing for a rap icon. Instead, she was there the night Run&DMC’s Jam Master Jay died https://unmutednews.com/she-hoped-to-sing-for-a-rap-icon-instead-she-was-there-the-night-run-dmcs-jam-master-jay-died https://unmutednews.com/she-hoped-to-sing-for-a-rap-icon-instead-she-was-there-the-night-run-dmcs-jam-master-jay-died Fri, 02 Feb 2024 11:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews California reparations proposals don’t include widespread payments to descendants of enslaved people https://unmutednews.com/california-reparations-proposals-dont-include-widespread-payments-to-descendants-of-enslaved-people https://unmutednews.com/california-reparations-proposals-dont-include-widespread-payments-to-descendants-of-enslaved-people Fri, 02 Feb 2024 11:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews 21 people died in custody in Florida jail system, and the NAACP wants the feds to investigate https://unmutednews.com/21-people-died-in-custody-in-florida-jail-system-and-the-naacp-wants-the-feds-to-investigate https://unmutednews.com/21-people-died-in-custody-in-florida-jail-system-and-the-naacp-wants-the-feds-to-investigate Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Entering the wrong race info about drivers in Conn. traffic stops was a mistake, not intentional, probe finds https://unmutednews.com/entering-the-wrong-race-info-about-drivers-in-conn-traffic-stops-was-a-mistake-not-intentional-probe-finds https://unmutednews.com/entering-the-wrong-race-info-about-drivers-in-conn-traffic-stops-was-a-mistake-not-intentional-probe-finds Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:20 -0500 UnmutedNews Ex&cops charged in Tyre Nichols’ death didn’t follow training protocols, expert set to testify https://unmutednews.com/ex-cops-charged-in-tyre-nichols-death-didnt-follow-training-protocols-expert-set-to-testify https://unmutednews.com/ex-cops-charged-in-tyre-nichols-death-didnt-follow-training-protocols-expert-set-to-testify Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews $25M settlement reached in Flint, Michigan, lead&tainted water crisis https://unmutednews.com/25m-settlement-reached-in-flint-michigan-lead-tainted-water-crisis https://unmutednews.com/25m-settlement-reached-in-flint-michigan-lead-tainted-water-crisis Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Journalism Icon Tamron Hall is inspiring, but who inspired her to go into TV? https://unmutednews.com/journalism-icon-tamron-hall-is-inspiring-but-who-inspired-her-to-go-into-tv https://unmutednews.com/journalism-icon-tamron-hall-is-inspiring-but-who-inspired-her-to-go-into-tv Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Map with two 2 mostly Black congressional districts being challenged by non&Black voters https://unmutednews.com/map-with-two-2-mostly-black-congressional-districts-being-challenged-by-non-black-voters https://unmutednews.com/map-with-two-2-mostly-black-congressional-districts-being-challenged-by-non-black-voters Fri, 02 Feb 2024 08:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews Issa Rae covers Time’s inaugural ‘The Closers’ issue https://unmutednews.com/issa-rae-covers-times-inaugural-the-closers-issue https://unmutednews.com/issa-rae-covers-times-inaugural-the-closers-issue Thu, 01 Feb 2024 20:00:13 -0500 UnmutedNews James Baldwin’s Google Doodle reminds us that art is activism https://unmutednews.com/james-baldwins-google-doodle-reminds-us-that-art-is-activism https://unmutednews.com/james-baldwins-google-doodle-reminds-us-that-art-is-activism Thu, 01 Feb 2024 20:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews Idris Elba series ‘Hijack’ renewed for Season 2 https://unmutednews.com/idris-elba-series-hijack-renewed-for-season-2 https://unmutednews.com/idris-elba-series-hijack-renewed-for-season-2 Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:25 -0500 UnmutedNews Meghan Markle and Prince Harry ‘applaud’ families for speaking up during Senate hearing on online bullying  https://unmutednews.com/meghan-markle-and-prince-harry-applaud-families-for-speaking-up-during-senate-hearing-on-online-bullying https://unmutednews.com/meghan-markle-and-prince-harry-applaud-families-for-speaking-up-during-senate-hearing-on-online-bullying Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:24 -0500 UnmutedNews Significant Moments  in Black History: Zhané makes sure we don’t say their name wrong with their 1994 debut album, ‘Pronounced Jah&Nay’ https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-zhane-makes-sure-we-dont-say-their-name-wrong-with-their-1994-debut-album-pronounced-jah-nay https://unmutednews.com/significant-moments-in-black-history-zhane-makes-sure-we-dont-say-their-name-wrong-with-their-1994-debut-album-pronounced-jah-nay Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:23 -0500 UnmutedNews Byron Allen’s Allen Media Group signs multiyear deal with TV host Jon Kelley https://unmutednews.com/byron-allens-allen-media-group-signs-multiyear-deal-with-tv-host-jon-kelley https://unmutednews.com/byron-allens-allen-media-group-signs-multiyear-deal-with-tv-host-jon-kelley Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:22 -0500 UnmutedNews Rapper Common reveals how Black queens of Brooklyn and faith influenced his wellness journey https://unmutednews.com/rapper-common-reveals-how-black-queens-of-brooklyn-and-faith-influenced-his-wellness-journey https://unmutednews.com/rapper-common-reveals-how-black-queens-of-brooklyn-and-faith-influenced-his-wellness-journey Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:21 -0500 UnmutedNews Celebs like Diddy, T.D. Jakes targets of AI&fueled disinformation videos https://unmutednews.com/celebs-like-diddy-td-jakes-targets-of-ai-fueled-disinformation-videos https://unmutednews.com/celebs-like-diddy-td-jakes-targets-of-ai-fueled-disinformation-videos Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:18 -0500 UnmutedNews Meta, TikTok and other social media CEOs testify in heated Senate hearing on child exploitation https://unmutednews.com/meta-tiktok-and-other-social-media-ceos-testify-in-heated-senate-hearing-on-child-exploitation https://unmutednews.com/meta-tiktok-and-other-social-media-ceos-testify-in-heated-senate-hearing-on-child-exploitation Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:17 -0500 UnmutedNews Lenny Kravitz says he is what he is because of Lisa Bonet https://unmutednews.com/lenny-kravitz-says-he-is-what-he-is-because-of-lisa-bonet https://unmutednews.com/lenny-kravitz-says-he-is-what-he-is-because-of-lisa-bonet Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:16 -0500 UnmutedNews Aunjanue Ellis&Taylor leaves Mississippi restaurant after seeing confederate flag https://unmutednews.com/aunjanue-ellis-taylor-leaves-mississippi-restaurant-after-seeing-confederate-flag https://unmutednews.com/aunjanue-ellis-taylor-leaves-mississippi-restaurant-after-seeing-confederate-flag Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:15 -0500 UnmutedNews If you are an adult, there is no such thing as ‘dressing your age’ https://unmutednews.com/if-you-are-an-adult-there-is-no-such-thing-as-dressing-your-age https://unmutednews.com/if-you-are-an-adult-there-is-no-such-thing-as-dressing-your-age Thu, 01 Feb 2024 17:00:12 -0500 UnmutedNews South Africa says Israel is already ignoring UN court ruling ordering it to prevent deaths in Gaza https://unmutednews.com/south-africa-says-israel-is-already-ignoring-un-court-ruling-ordering-it-to-prevent-deaths-in-gaza https://unmutednews.com/south-africa-says-israel-is-already-ignoring-un-court-ruling-ordering-it-to-prevent-deaths-in-gaza Thu, 01 Feb 2024 14:00:28 -0500 UnmutedNews