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Supreme Court Really Doesn’t Want Minorities Voting Early
On Monday, the Supreme Court decided to give democracy another Street Fighter-like kick to the jock. In yet another 5-4 vote split along ideological lines (or…
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Ebola Hits The United States, Are You At Risk?
Dr. Seema Yasmin spoke with Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel (Joia Jefferson Nuri, Paris Dennard and Kim Keenan)  about the first Ebola case…
Health Officials Attempt To Track Down Anyone Who Had Contact With Ebola Patient
Armed Criminal was with President Obama in Atlanta



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Obama: Fighting Ebola Must Be A Global Priority
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says that in an interconnected world, outbreaks of deadly viruses like Ebola have the potential to affect every nation.…
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Sierra Leone Quarantines 2 Million To Fight Ebola
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Sierra Leone on Thursday took the dramatic step of sealing off districts where more than 1 million people live as…
Red Cross Team Attacked While Burying Ebola Dead
US: Ebola cases could hit 1.4 million by mid-Jan.


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Nonprofit Helps Fund Chicago Jazz Singer’s New Album
Chicago vocalist, Dee Alexander, has been singing jazz since she was a little girl and with the help of a local nonprofit, she has recorded another…
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‘Law & Order: SUV’ Tries It With Ray Rice + Darren Sharper Scandals
“Law & Order: SVU” producers have incorporated two of the biggest stories of Darren Sharper‘s sexual assaults and leaked surveillance footage of Ray Rice punching his…
One9 and Erik Parker Talk Impact, History, and Hip-Hop With “Time is Illmatic”
Anthony Anderson Talks ‘Black-ish’ On ‘NewsOne Now’


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Chicago’s African-American community takes sides in Quinn vs. Rauner
Some are calling a recent ad ran by Republican candidate Bruce Rauner’s campaign insulting, while others say the Gov. Pat Quinn challenger is using it…
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Reports: WH Intruder Gets Past Front Door
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post and New York Times say the intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than…


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TCF Bank Partners with CPS to Teach Students Financial Literacy
Avery Sterling, 20, successfully completed a financial literacy course offered through One Summer Chicago this summer and he said the information and work experience will…
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FAA Orders Review In Chicago Air Traffic Snarl
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing security practices and how it deals with unexpected incidents throughout its air traffic control facilities following…
US Consumer Sentiment Index Reaches 14-Month High
US Bank Refunding $48M To Credit Card Customers


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NBA Analyst Kenny Smith Gets a Reality Show on TBS
*Cameras will follow NBA player-turned-analyst Kenny Smith and his family around for a new TBS reality show titled “The Smiths.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series will highlight the goings on of smith and his wife, “The Price Is Right” model Gwendolyn Osborne-Smith, and their blended family of five kids, who range in age […]
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The Bears Defense Goes Rouge in Blowout Loss to Arch Rival Packers, 38-17
Now before I cross over the yellow tape into the crime scene which was the Green Bay Packers 38-17 slaughter of the Chicago Bears, can…
Atlanta Hawks Finally Meet with Civil Rights Groups Over Racist Remarks
Dressing Like a Stereotypical Black Person Not Allowed At Hulk Hogan’s Restaurant?


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4 Surprising Ways Stress Can Sneak Up On You
Don’t let stress get to you! Not only does it make you feel frustrated and anxious, it can actually cause sicknesses. Doing yoga and meditating…
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Obama: Fighting Ebola Must Be A Global Priority
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says that in an interconnected world, outbreaks of deadly viruses like Ebola have the potential to affect every nation.…
Gov. Quinn Proclaims “First Ladies Health Day” in Illinois
Sierra Leone Quarantines 2 Million To Fight Ebola


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Obama: Mistrust Of Police Corroding American Society
WASHINGTON (AP) — The widespread mistrust of law enforcement that was exposed by the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Missouri exists…


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Meet The Characters From Starz’s “Survivors Remorse”
Basketball is coming to the Starz Network in the form of a new show called “Survivor’s Remorse.” The show tells the comedic story of a…


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New Book Helps Pastors Discover More Leaders Within the Church
Dr. Jeanne Porter King’s newest book, “Building a Church Full of Leaders,” is written like a guide to help pastors unleash their members’ hidden gifts…
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Chicago’s Mayor Supports Southside Pastor’s New Building Project
Pastor John F. Hannah of New Life Covenant Church has big plans for the South Side of Chicago and Friday’s groundbreaking ceremony was just the…


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Illinois election attack ads: Which parts are true?
The Illinois gubernatorial election is well under way, and both candidates are putting their best arguments forward. But sometimes their best arguments for their own…
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Chicago Joins Growing List Of U.S. Cities Vowing To End Veteran Homelessness
A city known for its deep dish pizza and windy weather wants another claim to fame: a community without a single homeless vet. On Sept.…


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Walmart Blames Tracy Morgan For Car Accident Injuries
Mega retailing giant Walmart is allegedly blaming comedian and actor Tracy Morgan’s (pictured) for serious injuries he sustained after the limo van he was traveling…
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Black Voters’ Disenchantment Could Mean Trouble For Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel
CHICAGO – Rahm Emanuel won election as mayor of Chicago three years ago in part because of his strength in the African-American community, but enough…


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Rep. Cummings On Secret Service Chief: Julia Pierson ‘Has To Go’ [VIDEO]
Rep. Elijah Cummings joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss Tuesday’s Secret Service hearing and the latest rash of security breaches at the White…
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Tracy Morgan: ‘I Can’t Believe Walmart Is Blaming Me’
Tracy Morgan is countering Walmart’s claim that the comedian and other passengers should have been wearing seat belts when a Walmart truck hit their limousine…



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