Coronavirus tracker: California reported 2,547 new cases and 80 new deaths as of April 15

According to end-of-day totals from California public health websites for Thursday, April 15, there were 2,547 new cases of the coronavirus reported, bringing the total number of cases there have been to 3,686,137. There were 80 new deaths reported statewide for a total 60,455 people who have died from the virus. Hospitals saw a decrease … Read more

Vernon Jones announces plans to unseat Gov. Kemp

RNC’s livestream of the 2020 Republican National Convention, U.S. Rep. Vernon Jones (D-GA) addresses the virtual convention on August 24, 2020. (Photo Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee) Vernon Jones, a Democrat-turned-Republican and a perpetrator of the “big lie” is looking to make Donald Trump’s dream of taking Gerogia … Read more

US: Russia was given Trump polling data in 2016

By Eric Tucker | Associated Press WASHINGTON — It was one of the more tantalizing, yet unresolved, questions of the investigation into possible connections between Russia and Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign: Why was a business associate of campaign chairman Paul Manafort given internal polling data — and what did he do with it? A … Read more

Back to our roots: traditional African saving methods | Afro

Women in African villages would form savings clubs to be used toward building, maintaining and increasing their family’s wealth. (Photo by unsplash) By Jessica DortchAFRO News Editor Blacks in America have lived at a socioeconomic disadvantage for hundreds of years. Things like the coronavirus pandemic and social injustice are bringing racial inequity to the forefront … Read more