Can Baltimore Obtain Justice?

By Nisa Islam Muhammad, Staff Writer, The Final Call via BPUSA @nisaislam Crooked cops are what Baltimore States Attorney Marilyn Mosby has come fact-to-face with.  She recently asked courts to throw out nearly 800 criminal cases handled...

Cummings’ Widow Expected to Run for His House Seat: Report

By WI Web Staff via BPUSA Maya Rockeymoore Cummings, widow of Rep. Elijah Cummings, is expected to run for her husband’s House seat, according to a Fox News report. Cummings, who was up for reelection in...

The State of Baltimore Schools

By John Schmid, Special to the AFRO Sen. Cory V. McCray (D45) hosted a meeting, Nov. 5, of parents, educators and politicians for a discussion about the state of schools in Baltimore.   The discussion entitled,”State of Our...

Mosby Says Suiter Case Still Open

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] On Nov. 15, 2017, Sean Suiter a veteran detective of the Baltimore Police Department (BPD), killed himself with his own gun, while conducting a murder investigation in one of the...

Mfume: `I Think the Record Will Show, I’m Proven…’

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] Kweisi Mfume, former President of the NAACP, once represented Maryland’s 7th Congressional District prior to the late Rep. Elijah Cummings, the man he eulogized on Oct. 25.  In a wide-ranging interview...

AFRO Exclusive: Settlement With Ex-Cadet Ends Battle With City

By Stephen Janis and Taya Graham, Special to the AFRO For former Maryland University police cadet Raymond Gray, every day is a struggle. Roughly half a dozen surgeries and six years of intense therapy have failed to...

Baltimore Needs More `Ceasefire’ Moments

By Sean Yoes, AFRO Baltimore Editor, [email protected] I love Erricka Bridgeford. And I know I’m not the only one. Bridgeford and the Baltimore Ceasefire crew have been on the streets of our city engaged in the grimiest, most...

Legislative Update: Md. Lawmakers, Officials, Union Meet on Staffing Shortages

By Elliott Davis, Capital News Service State union employees told lawmakers on Oct. 29 they are concerned that staff shortages — of about 2,600, according to a 2018 study — are causing safety issues, including some...

Historic Rivalry: 131st Meeting of City-Poly

The Poly Class of 1992 celebrates at the City-Poly Fest during the City-Poly homecoming weekend. The two storied high schools, Baltimore City College High School and Baltimore Polytechnic Institute have a football rivalry, which...

Convicted and Suspected Dirty Cops, Hundreds of Tainted Cases and Hundreds of Police Officers...

By Nisa Islam Muhammad, Staff Writer, The Final Call @nisaislam Crooked cops are what Baltimore States Attorney Marilyn Mosby has come fact-to-face with. She recently asked courts to throw out nearly 800 criminal cases handled by...

Former NAACP Leader Mfume to Run for Congressional Seat

By The Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) — A former leader of the NAACP says he will run for the Maryland congressional seat that became vacant with the death of U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings. Kweisi Mfume announced...

THE RUN DOWN – DAVE CHAPPELLE RECEIVES MARK TWAIN PRIZE

By AFRO.COM / BE INSPIRED GLOBAL Host Micha Green talks on Dave Chappelle receiving "MARK TWAIN" award and trending topics in this weeks AFRO-American Newspaper.
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