Little Caesars Pizza Treats Veterans and Military to Free Lunch Combo for Veterans Day

DETROIT, Michigan – As part of a long-standing tradition of giving back and honoring U.S. military men and women, Little Caesars® Pizza is offering all United States Armed Forces veterans and active military a free $5 HOT-N-READY® Lunch Combo at participating stores nationwide this Veterans Day. On Sunday, November 11, from 11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m., veterans…

Democrats Win House, Reublicans soldify Senate majority

WASHINGTON D.C. — The Democrats captured the House of Representatives on Tuesday, aligning them with ability to exercise a major institutional check on President Donald Trump. The victory breaks up the Republican monopoly on power, with a younger, more female and more racially diverse political generation. “We have the beginning of a new Democratic Party,…

Jemele Hill to Narrate Lebron James Documentary – Shut Up and Dribble

LOS ANGELES, California — Jemele Hill “will narrate LeBron James’ basketball documentary Shut Up and Dribble, which bows in November on Showtime. The three-part series is directed by Gotham Chopra. The doc will also include interviews with Charles Barkley, Jay Z, Justin Timberlake and more. Hill left ESPN where she earned stardom for her honesty…

Beyonce gives $100,000 to 4 historically black colleges

INDIO, California  — Following her historic performance at the 2018 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival by becoming the first Black woman to headline in the festival’s 19-year run — Beyoncé, through her BeyGOOD initiative, announced the four schools to receive the newly established Homecoming Scholars Award Program for the 2018-2019 academic year. The Universities, Xavier, Wilberforce, Tuskegee and Bethune-Cookman,…

Salvation Army Opens Its First Nonprofit Grocery Store in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, Maryland —  The Salvation Army opened its first full-service grocery store in Baltimore on Wednesday in what it hopes will be the first of many stores. “If this works, Baltimore wants us to open two or three more stores,” Maj. Gene A. Hogg, the Salvation Army’s Central Maryland area commander, told HuffPost on Monday….

Detroit hip hop stars lead ‘Turn up the Vote’ rally

DETROIT, Michigan — Detroit City Council member Mary Sheffield used an element of surprise as an incentive with the help of some Detroit hip hop artists for a Turn up the Vote rally at Detroit Edison Public School. Sheffield set up the innaugural rally to help teach students about their civic duty by using rap, something…

Drug Possession Is No Longer A Felony Offense In Oregon

OREGON – Governor Kate Brown (D) signed a new law in Oregon that persons in possession of illegal drugs will no longer be subject to felony charges. HB 2355 went into law this week, effectively downgrading first-time simple drug possession offenses from felonies to misdemeanors, which will now carry a maximum penalty of one year…

Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal In Nevada!

NEVADA — The state of Nevada officially became the fifth state in the U.S. to legalize selling marijuana for recreational purposes. Nevada joins Colorado, Washington, Oregon and the District of Columbia. Purchasers can buy up to an ounce of marijuana with a valid ID showing that they are 21 and older – people can only…