Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Missing Clark Atlanta University student found dead

A missing Clark Atlanta University student has been found dead, authorities said Friday. The body of Alexis Crawford, 21, was found at a park in DeKalb County, Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields said at a news conference. Investigators are sec...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

New report lists 5 worst places to live for Blacks

Although 55 years ago the 1964 Civil Rights Act outlawed racial discrimination, Black people still fare far worse than their white counterparts in cities throughout the United States. The unemployment rate for Black people was 2.2 percentage poin...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

UT-Austin: What Starts here changes the world

Jacqueline Gibson is building change from the code up. Jacqueline decided her future was in coding when she attended UT’s First Bytes summer camp. She was inspired by the power it gave her. Today, she is an advocate for inclusive code and tech th...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Kaiser Permanente CEO Tyson dies unexpectedly at 60

Health care provider Kaiser Permanente said Sunday its chairman and CEO, Bernard J. Tyson, has died unexpectedly at the age of 60. Tyson was the first African American to head Kaiser Permanente as CEO when he took that position in 2013 after fill...

Southwest / Texas - 1 week ago

Dr. Prince: The Brilliant Doctor

My Day By Dr. J. Ester Davis Dr. Robert Prince, Jr., (1930-2019) was an officer, a gentleman, colorful, articulate, outspoken, bold and practiced audacity with his brilliance.  He had history, loved history, made history and was a history maker. And...