Tuesday, July 31, 2012
PHOTOS: Brooklyn Teen, Lia Neal, Wins Olympic Bronze Medal In Team Swimming
17-year-old Lia Neal is bringing home an Olympic bronze medal after her freestyle relay team recently won third place in the women's 4x100-meter race. A resident of Brooklyn, New York, this is Neal's first time performing in the Olympics and she is the second U.S. female swimmer of African-American descent to win a medal.
Mark Ciavarella Jr, a 61-year old former judge in Pennsylvania, has been sentenced to nearly 30 years in prison for literally selling young...
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Republican Senator Scott Brown apparently paid African American homeless people to wear "Obama Supporters for Brown" t-shirts. A...
Felicia Garcia, a 15-year old teenage girl from Staten Island, New York, recently jumped in front of an oncoming train as classmates looke...
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, who is a registered Republican, endorsed President Obama in the 2008 election. Now, for the 2012 e...