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    CHICAGO (CBS) — An annual march that puts a spotlight on crimes against women of color here in Chicago starts Tuesday night. The “We Walk for Her” march is in its fourth year. It brings attention to Black women and girls, murdered and missing or whose cases have gone cold. The march starts at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday at 35th and...
    Two New York girls have gone missing and authorities on Long Island are asking the public's help in locating them. The two went missing in Lindenhurst on Tuesday, June 15, and are believed to be together, Suffolk County Police said. Aaliyah Powers, age 16, was last seen at her place of employment, McDonald’s, located at 334 Montauk Highway, Lindenhurst this past...
    Two Long Island girls have gone missing and authorities are asking the public's help in locating them. The two went missing in Lindenhurst on Tuesday, June 15 and are believed to be together, Suffolk County Police said. Aaliyah Powers, age 16, was last seen at her place of employment, McDonald’s, located at 334 Montauk Highway, Lindenhurst this past Tuesday.  Powers (shown...
    An Iowa man on Wednesday pleaded guilty to shooting into a car with four Black teenage girls inside who had been arguing with Trump supporters, seriously injuring one of the girls. Michael McKinney, 26, pleaded guilty to intimidation with a dangerous weapon and willful injury, the Des Moines Register reports. Each charge carries a maximum sentence of 10 years, though the...
    CLAIM: Black students at a Spokane, Washington, middle school were ordered to “pick cotton” as a school assignment. VERDICT: False. The disturbing story is already viral… BET: “Black Middle School Students Reportedly Ordered To Pick Cotton” NPR: “Cotton picking lesson leaves Black middle school students reeling in Spokane” ABC: “Black students ‘humiliated’ by cotton-picking assignment” Drudge: “SHOCK: Black Middle School...
    Police on Long Island are asking the public for help locating two juvenile girls who have not been seen since before the Memorial Day weekend. The Southampton Town Police Department is actively looking to locate Johana Esmeralda Munguia Rodezno, age 13,  and Anna J. Munguia, age 14, both of Flanders. Both girls are believed to be traveling together. The two...
    PRESIDENT Joe Biden noted the wrong date for the US Capitol riot in a speech in Tulsa yesterday that began with him rushing off the stage to "make sure" two girls got ice cream. The president was speaking at the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre in Oklahoma when he made the blunder. 8Biden mistakenly said during...
    President Joe Biden delayed the start of his speech marking the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa massacre on Tuesday by asking two girls in the audience if they were getting ice cream. The commander-in-chief noticed the two youngsters off the side of the speech and ran over before beginning his remarks. 'I just had to make sure the two girls...
    MEGHAN Markle has revealed how her teens and 20s were a "brutal" experience where she struggled to be "happy" and "fit in". The pregnant Duchess of Sussex admitted that as a young woman she was in a "constant battle", which saw her "judge" herself on her weight, didn't have anyone to eat lunch with at school, and aged 24 was told...
    FOR anyone whose skin is a different shade to white, the death of George Floyd and the subsequent Black Lives Matter movement has had a life-changing impact. It made us angry, it made us reflect, it made us want to take a stance. 11Spice Girl Mel B speaks out about her own experiences of racism and how George Floyd's death...
    The North Las Vegas Police Department asked the children of Andrea Hollingsworth, a Black woman who is deaf, to interpret for them as they arrested her. Body camera footage released by the department and Hollingsworth’s own Facebook live of the incident has caused backlash as it shows officers involving the children in the arrest of their mother, Las Vegas Review-Journal...
    FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Long Island organization is spreading love with the gift of dresses. Freeport High School’s gym was transformed into a dress boutique for students Friday. READ MORE: Crucifix Toppled, American Flag Destroyed At Brooklyn Church Lavay Foster was one of dozens of girls sifting through gowns on racks that were donated by the Long Island Hispanic...
    Loading the player... There are currently over 50 Black girls missing from New York and New Jersey with nearly 20 going missing in the first few months of this year, according to the Center for Missing and Exploited Children. An investigative report by New York’s Amsterdam News has detailed multiple cases of missing Black adolescent girls who range in...
    Victoria Beckham performs with the Spice Girls in Bali. John Stanton/Getty Images Victoria Beckham channeled Posh Spice in an Instagram post shared on Saturday.  The "Wannabe" singer and fashion designer posted a mirror selfie in a little black dress with thin straps. She completed the throwback surprise by throwing the former girl group's signature peace sign pose.  Visit...
    Ransomware cyberattack shuts down major US pipeline, company says Attorneys ask North Carolina DA to recuse himself from Andrew Brown Jr. case © Neil Munns - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images Posh Spice is in the building! Victoria Beckham gave off serious Spice Girls vibes in her latest Instagram post. In the pic, the singer-turned-fashion designer rocks a...
    Former first lady Michelle Obama said on Friday’s broadcast of “CBS This Morning” that people take to the street in Black Lives Matter protests because they had to. When former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of the murder of George Floyd, former President Barack and Michelle Obama said in a joint statement, “true justice is about much more...
    Former first lady Michelle Obama said on Friday’s broadcast of “CBS This Morning” that she worried as the mother of two Black daughters, Malia, 22, and Sasha, 19, “every time they get in a car by themselves.” When former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted of the murder of George Floyd, former President Barack and Michelle Obama said in a...
    PARAMUS, New Jersey (WABC) -- Computer science is a field dominated by men, but a program in new Jersey is trying to bridge the gender gap.Bergen CodeHers was created by an ambitious high schooler who wanted to share her love for the field with girls in junior high.The first thing most people notice about Paramus High School sophomore Danielle Park...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Activists on Sunday demanded changes in the systems that have failed to protect children from abuse. “All of these people are standing outside because we refuse to accept that; that we decided that we’re longer going to accept that little Black girls are not important to the city, to the Police Department, to services – this is...
    David Crotty / Getty Images Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade discussed their upcoming children's book "Shady Baby" with People. The book is based on their youngest daughter, Kaavia, and her big personality.  "She's free to be this amazing, dynamic, shady at times, loving at times, funny at times, Black little girl," Union said.  Visit Insider's homepage for more...
    Rutgers University associate professor Brittney Cooper said Ma’Khia Bryant, a black teenager whom a police officer fatally shot after the 16-year-old appeared to attack another with a knife, has been “adultified” because “she was a big girl,” making the remarks during a Thursday appearance on MSNBC. Cooper discussed the fatal police-involved shooting of Bryant, who is seen on camera wielding a...
    Philanthropic drive to aid Black women and girls gains momentum
    Gender and Africana Studies Professor Brittney Cooper suggested Thursday that 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant was shot and killed by a Columbus, Ohio, police officer for “not being perfect” and “having a bad day.” Cooper made the claim while appearing on MSNBC’s “The ReidOut,” and argued that because Bryant was black, and a “big girl,” she was “adultified” by police, who saw...
    Savannah Rychcik April 22, 2021 0 Comments Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) is frustrated with people she says are forgetting 16-year-old Ma’Khia Bryant was a child when she was killed. “Ma’Khia’s TikTok videos show her childhood and joy. Her smile at the end of the videos just breaks me a little more. It’s been maddening to see so many people strip...
    (Photo: Getty Images) I never wanted to study violence — particularly when it came to Black girls. I had already seen it eye to eye. And if that was not enough, I went on to study it in an effort to organize against it. I created opportunities to help girls strategize about how to resist it. I lived it. ...
    NOEL Clarke dedicated his special Bafta Award to "all the black boys and girls out there" during an passionate acceptance speech. The actor, writer and director, who starred in Kidulthood and Bulletproof, took to the stage to collect the high-profile gong for Outstanding British Contribution To Cinema. 6Actor Noel Clarke dedicated his special Bafta award to 'all the black...
    Girls Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) are jumping into the “anti-racist” movement with a $500,000 programming effort. The funding comes from the left-wing Ford Foundation, which touts on its website its history of fighting for social justice and that the organization is led by a “diverse” board of directors. Parents Magazine reported on the announcement from the scouting organization: According...
    Loading the player... You already know about LaTosha Brown’s work as the co-founder of Black Voters Matter, the Black Voters Matter Fund and Black Voters Matter Capacity Building Institute. The Alabama-born, Georgia-based activist is one of the anchors of the effort that turned Georgia blue this past election cycle, helping the Democrats gain a slim one-vote majority in the...
    Detectives in South Jersey are searching for two young girls who were last seen at their Winslow Township home on Monday evening, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Winslow Township Police Chief George Smith. Brianna Sanchez, 11, and Amya Worley, 15, were last seen at their home on the 100 block of Rose Court. It was...
    Loading the player... La La Anthony has revealed Girls. Inc of New York City as the recipient of a $25,000 grant provided by Fashion Nova Cares and the Women On Top initiative. Houston rapper Megan Thee Stallion launched the program in collaboration with the fast-fashion brand’s philanthropic arm to empower women through scholarships and grants. La La chose an organization with...
    CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (WLS) -- A Chicago Heights teenager has already published her first book and is holding self-esteem workshops online, at just 18 years old.Tamera Trimuel is a senior at Marian Catholic High School. She attended a four-day Disney Dreamers' Academy mentoring session in Florida right before the pandemic."So when I came home, I sat down with my parents...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- We continue our Our America: Women Forward series with a look at an area where women are still closing the gap: taking on careers in STEM (science, engineering, math and technology). Black Girls CODE, founded in San Francisco, is among the organizations in the Bay Area working to change that.Founder and executive director of Black Girls...
    Fox News anchor Harris Faulkner fired back at contributor Richard Fowler after he asserted that former Teen Vogue editor Alexi McCammond’s ouster was rooted in race. Fowler argued on Friday’s broadcast of “The Faulkner Focus” that McCammond’s abrupt exit was proof “black girls aren’t given a chance to grow up” and learn from their mistakes. (RELATED: ‘Why Are We Doing...
    BERKELEY, Calif. (KGO) -- The number of active business owners in America plummeted by 3.3 million from February to April in 2020, according to research found in the National Library of Medicine.BUILDING A BETTER BAY AREA: Lessons learned, journey ahead 1 year into the COVID-19 pandemicA September 2020 Yelp study found that 800 small businesses are closing every day in...
    A Montclair homeowner told police that a middle-aged man stopped to take photos of his young daughter and her friend playing outside before jogging away, authorities said. The girls were in their Central Avenue driveway, and the homeowner was tending to his yard on March 11, when the man passed their house then turned around and stopped at the edge...
    A page created to support her mother’s financial concerns while Honestie Hodges was hospitalized notes the teen was tested and admitted to the hospital on her birthday. (GoFundMe.com) Last month, a 9-year-old Black girl in Rochester, NY was pepper sprayed by police — a headline we’ve seen far too often in this country because Black girls and women are...
    Tiffany Haddish found out that she won a Grammy while she was filming Kids Say The Darndest Things, and her emotionally heartfelt reaction — not to mention her inspirational message to the kids filming with her — quickly went viral. Haddish was awarded the Best Comedy Album for Black Mitzvah, putting her on a single-digit list of women to earn...
    (CNN)The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced a $1 million partnership with Black Girls Code (BGC) to help educate and support girls interested in technology. ESA, a trade association for the video game industry, announced it is working through its philanthropic arm, The ESA Foundation, to spend $1 million over the next two years to provide direct financial support, investments in...
    Two 11-year-old girls were missing Friday morning, and Richmond police were asking for the public’s help to find them. Police are looking for 11-year-old Lizzy Madrid-Orellina (Picture courtesy Richmond Police Dept.).  Police identified the two as Zxitali Serrano and LIzzy Madrid-Orellina but did not say how long they have been missing. Police said they believe both of them may still...
    The ABC Owned Television Stations present Our America: Women Forward, celebrating the women across this country with their stories of perseverance, resilience, triumph, hope, achievement, strength and power. Meet mothers, daughters, sisters and friends; innovators, teachers, game changers, power players, explorers, athletes and everyday heroes.Watch Our America: Women Forward and see how these extraordinary women using their talents to move...
    (CNN)The allure, and controversy, surrounding princess play is a familiar story. Girls want to be princesses. Parents fret over their daughters wanting to be princesses. Few adults feel as though banning a category of play altogether is the right move. Kids' imaginations need freedom, and kids want to be accepted by their peers. Caring about romance isn't a fatal flaw....
    PITTSBURG, Calif. (KGO) -- The perception of Black girls being more adult-like is one of the contributing factors to higher rates of harsher punishment in schools. Black girls are disproportionately expelled, suspended, and arrested."Nobody has ever taken the time to actually get to know who I am. So they just pushed me out without even trying to understand me. I...
    POLICE are hunting a 15-year-old boy who targeted young girls in two linked sex attacks in a park in London. The first girl, who is aged under 13, was approached by the teen in Peckham Rye Park on New Year’s Eve. 1 Police are linking the two attacks in Peckham Rye Park in South London He exposed himself to...
    Black Lives Matter activists harassed a group of girls trying to enter a cheerleading competition in Louisville on Saturday, accusing them of having “white privilege.” Participants of the competition, which was held at the Kentucky International Convention Center in downtown Louisville, were harassed and accused of being racists for merely attending the event while white, according to WDRB TV. The...
    BERKELEY (CBS SF/BCN) — Berkeley leaders will consider a resolution next week that would be a step toward making U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris’ childhood home a historic landmark. Harris was born in Oakland and spent most of her childhood in Berkeley. She attended Berkeley’s African American cultural center almost every week and she was part of the city’s first...
    The 35th edition of the Goya Awards was held at the Soho CaixaBank Theater in Malaga. Cast. Without further ado, then the complete list with nominees and winners. Best movieAdAneRosa’s weddingThe girlsSentimental Best directorSalvador Calvo (Ad)Juanma Bajo Uloa (Baby)Iciar Bollain (The Rose Wedding)Isabel Coixet (It snows in Benidorm) Best New DirectorDavid Prez Saudo (Ane)Bernab Rico (The downside)Pilar Palomero (The...