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Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Monday, April 24. from 5 P.M....

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u President Obama gave his first public appearance this morning in Chicago, since leaving the White House. And over the...

Opioid and Heroin Overdoses Have Reached ‘Crisis Level’ in Maryland

WASHINGTON - When Carin Miller’s son was about 19 years old, he began to abuse heroin by snorting pills, eventually moving on to shooting...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, April 21.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u A review of some of the top news stories of the week directly from the pages of the AFRO,...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, April 20.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u We’ll talk to Lisa Snowden-McCray, associate editor of City Paper about the seemingly convoluted process of installing a law...

Turmoil in Lacks Family Shadows Premiere of Oprah Movie

Lawrence Lacks has no personal problem with Oprah Winfrey or her interest in the life of his mother, Henrietta Lacks, donor of the now...

The Ordeal of Ivan Potts Is the Same Old Tragic Story

Ivan Potts seemed implausibly upbeat when I spoke with him on April 14, just two days after he was released from Roxbury Correctional Institution...

Baltimore Rising: Two Years After Freddie Gray’s Death, Shaken City Mends

BALTIMORE — It's an overcast morning outside Gilmor Homes, the public housing complex where two years ago, Freddie Gray was arrested and placed in...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Wed, April 19.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u In the wake of the recent murder murder captured on Facebook live and the accidental suicide on Instagram, how...

Screening of ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

The Henrietta Lacks House of Healing and the Fleming Senior Center will be showing the HBO movie “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” on...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Tuesday, April 18.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u The sudden resignation of Baltimore County Public Schools CEO Dr. Dallas Dance, has many speculating why he is stepping...

Balto. Co. School Superintendent Dallas Dance Unexpectedly Resigns

(Updated 4/18/2017) S. Dallas Dance, Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) Superintendent, unexpectedly resigned on April 18. The resignation will take effect on June 30....

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Monday, April 17.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u The so-called opioid epidemic in Maryland is literally overwhelming the State Medical Examiner’s officer, according to a recent report,...