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A group of African American Parkland, Florida school shooting survivors will rally with the Rev. Al Sharpton in June against gun violence in front of President Donald Trump’s New York apartment.

  Wade Gets Emotional Over Parkland Victim Being Buried In His Jersey Dwayne Wade reportedly became emotional after learning that one of the students who was killed during the February 14 shooting Matarjory Stoneman Douglas High School  was buried wearing his jersey.   “You really can’t put that in words. You hurt for the family,” Wade […]

An African-American man in Florida was accused of jaywalking by a White Sherriff's officer, who threatened him with jail time and wrote him a ticket, after the man had no identification on him in Jacksonville.

https://twitter.com/THEAlleyeceeing/status/866628716461424640 It’s 2017 and Black women are still being told what’s appropriate when it comes to their hair. The further away we are moved from the Eurocentric standard of beauty, the harder we are chastised — a bold and proud afro usually makes things worse. Jenesis Johnson, 17, knows this all too well, after recently […]

Muhammad Ali Jr. was reportedly detained and questioned about his religion at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport earlier this month.

was abducted as a newborn from a Jacksonville hospital in 1998.

Two months prior to the shooting, Esteban Santiago showed up at the FBI offices in Anchorage, Alaska unannounced.

Matthew Apperson was convicted of attempted second-degree murder in September.

Overnight, Hurricane Matthew dropped to Category 3 strength however, sustained winds of about 120 miles per hour are currently battering Florida’s coast. Over 700,000 residents are without power this morning, with the storm’s eye approaching within five miles of the coastline. Matthew is the most powerful Atlantic storm in years and is expected hit Georgia and the Carolinas this weekend. Officials currently put the death toll […]

Florida Gov. Rick Scott has denied extension of the state’s voter-registration deadline.  Hillary Clinton’s campaign had expressed its desire for the governor to offer Florida’s citizens an extended opportunity to register to vote, in light of Hurricane Matthew. Scott said he felt that people have had time to register in advance of the Oct. 11 deadline, adding this morning […]

Erica Campbell and GRIFF are thrilled to announce that the morning show will broadcast live from the Gaylord in Kissimmee, Florida, on Friday, September 2nd. It’s an event you surely will not want to miss, as our two faithful co-hosts so excited to bring the faith walking, love talking and joy living to a live […]

Carter, along with her best friend Tiara Parker, 20, and Parker’s cousin, Akyra Murray, 18, visited Pulse on vacation in Orlando. They thought they would escape to dance the night away.