Saginaw County Jail is making the transition from orange prison jumpsuits to black-and-white after prison officials noticed a trend of sporting orange jumpsuits that they believe is linked to the hit Netflix series Orange Is the New Black.
New York officials have approved plans for a high-rise building that will include 219 luxury apartments and 55 affordable-housing units. The luxury-condo owners will be allowed full access to the front entrance, while others must use a separate entrance.
In the wake of some recent deaths at the hands of law enforcement, it’s frightening for this black man to walk out his door in the morning not knowing if a misunderstanding will turn into a violent confrontation.
Juan Munford is facing charges of two counts of felony child endangerment, as well as indecent exposure, after authorities say they found him having sex with a woman while his 1-year-old twins sat in his vehicle nearby.
A South Carolina circuit court judge told the state’s attorney general that he would have to release the documents to a freelance journalist looking into the legal battle over the estate of the late Godfather of Soul.
My Thing Is: My political ideologies have been categorized as quasi-militant and fully radical. I want everyone in my family—of any ethnicity—to understand where I’m coming from. I’m not a bigot. I just care about my people.
Shelton Johnson fought fires, lectures on Yosemite’s wildlife, performed in a one-man show about the Buffalo Soldiers and insists that African Americans reconnecting with the wilderness are participating in the last act of the civil rights movement.