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  • Monday, 06 May 2019 17:13
  • Dawn Onley

Cory Booker thegrio.comCory Booker thegrio.comSenator Cory Booker announces his new gun control plan. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) How is it possible that you need a license to drive a car but not one to own a gun? This is the question that Sen.

  • Monday, 06 May 2019 11:20
  • Kia Morgan-Smith

Omarosa called a dog thegrio.comOmarosa called a dog thegrio.comFormer White House Senior Advisor Omarosa Manigault Newman is taking the hits left and right from the Trump administration.

  • Sunday, 05 May 2019 19:09
  • Natasha S. Alford

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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris went through a laundry list of issues with President Trump while calling on the media to stop overlooking Black voters in their discussions of “electability,” during a Sunday night address in Detroit.

While speaking at the NAACP Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner, an annual event given by the organization’s Detroit chapter which typically attracts major political influentials, Sen.

  • Saturday, 04 May 2019 14:02
  • Megan Sims

Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisSen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks and Sen.

  • Friday, 03 May 2019 15:10
  • Shawn Grant

BaltimoreBaltimoreActing Baltimore Mayor Jack Young talks to reporters after meeting with state senators who represent Baltimore on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 in Annapolis., Md. (AP Photo/Brian Witte) The new mayor of Baltimore, Bernard C.

  • Friday, 03 May 2019 14:04
  • Melanie Eversley

Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisSen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) speaks and Sen.

  • Thursday, 02 May 2019 22:32
  • Brianna Rhodes

Facebook announced on Thursday that it has banned several high-profile accounts and people from its platform, including Nation of Islam leader, MinisterLouis Farrakhan, according to USA Today. The social media giant claims it made the decision because the accounts violated its rules against “dangerous individuals and organizations.” READ MORE: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ‘quits’ Facebook because it ‘poses public health risk’ Within the past months, Facebook has been working on banning groups and pages for hate speech and bullying. Now it looks like they are taking this effort to another level. Figures such as Infowars publisher, Alex Jones and political commentator, Milo Yiannopoulos, are among the list of names that have also been blocked.

  • Thursday, 02 May 2019 19:47
  • Tiffany Cross

Tiffany Cross thegrio.comTiffany Cross thegrio.comTiffany Cross The BeatDC co-founder Tiffany Cross reports from Capitol Hill on new measures to stop teachers from being armed in the classroom, give juveniles convicted of a crime a fresh start and why we all need to be focused on redistricting before the upcoming 2020 presidential election.

  • Thursday, 02 May 2019 18:58
  • Associated Press

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh thegrioBaltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh thegrioBaltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, along with two of her aides, have come under fire for staying at a posh D.C.

  • Thursday, 02 May 2019 18:30
  • Megan Sims

MarylandMarylandMaryland House Speaker, Del. Adrienne Jones (WJZ-TV) After a very interesting election process, the Maryland House of Delegates have finally chosen their new speaker making history in the process. Democrat Adrienne Jones of Baltimore county was chosen by delegates to serve as their new speaker, making her the first Black woman to hold the position.

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