Can the racial and political divide that currently exists in the United States be solved?
Tags: Adrienne Fikes, Jamila Bey, Life Coach, Political Activist, Racial and political divide, Soul Power
A tornado touched down in Anne Arundel county. Major flooding now a concern throughout the metro region.
Tags: flash floods, Thunderstorms, tornado watch, Tornados
Police body camera video of black teenager shot to death by a DC police officer has been released.
Tags: Deon Kay, Orange Street, Peter Newsham, Southeast DC
Maryland largest county will not move into Phase 3, instead it will stay in Phase 2 as it hopes to see its positive COVID-19 decrease before moving to Phase 3.
Tags: Marc Elrich, Montgomery County Maryland, Phase 2, Phase 3
Parents, teacher,administrators and students all dealing with new experiences with virtual classrooms. We discuss how the first days of the new school year are going.
Tags: Elizabeth Davis, New school year, Prince George's County Educator's Association, Prince George's County Schools, Theresa Dudley, Washington DC schools, Washington DC Teachers Union
On Medical Monday we discuss colon cancer – how to prevent and treat it.
Tags: African Americans, Chadwick Boseman, colon cancer, Dr. Lori Wilson, Howard University
A fatal shooting in Southeast DC Wednesday afternoon.
Tags: Orange and 2nd streets DC, Peter Newsham, Southeast DC Shooting
Though the governor will allow counties to move into Phase 3 of reopening, Montgomery County officials say that will stay in Phase 2 for now.
Tags: Mark Elrich, Montgomery County, Phase 3 Maryland
Our guests share their stories in helping to bring awareness to sickle cell anemia.
Tags: barbara harrison, Dr. Wayne Frederick, Howard University, Howard University President Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick, HU Pres. Dr. Frederick On Sickle Cell Awareness Month, Sickle cell anemia, sickle cell awareness month
The state of Maryland moves closer to fully reopening during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: COVID-19, Larry Hogan, Maryland stage 3
Tags: Dijon Kizzee
Mayor Bowser says the federal government needs to do more to prosecute agitators that are infiltrating peaceful protests in the District.
Tags: agitators, DC protests, Mayor Bowser, Peter Newshum
School began virtually for DC schools and the largest school district in Maryland, along with other jurisdictions in the region.
Tags: DC schools, Montgomery County Schools, Online learning, Prince George's County Schools, Schools reopen, virtual learning
The little DC girl who police say was kidnapped by her father has been found safe, according to police.
Tags: DC kidnapping, McKenzie Washington, Tavonte Robinson
John Thompson, the longtime former coach at Georgetown University has passed away.
Tags: georgetown university, john thompson, Thompson dies
The Republican National Convention wrapped up with President Trump accepting the Republican re-nomination for president.
Tags: Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Republican National Convention, White House
Activism on display on the National Mall as people rallied for racial and social justice and police reform.
Tags: Al Sharpton, Commitment March, I Have A Dream, Lincoln Memorial
Washington’s professional team will skip a scrimmage to talk about social unrest in the U.S.
Tags: Joseph Blake, NBA, protests, Washington Football team
Hurricane Laura hit Louisiana overnight. Heavy rains, winds and flash flooding occur.
Tags: Hurricane Laura, Hurricane Louisiana, Lake Charles Louisiana
One of the men charged in the shooting death of a 10-year-old DC girl has been captured.
Tags: Fredericksburg Virginia, Isaiah Murchison, Makiyah Wilson
Joe Biden accepted the Democrat’s nomination for president. Biden says he will take the nation “out of the darkness.”
Tags: acceptance speech, Democratic nomination, Joe Biden, Wilmington Delaware
Ex-Trump advisor Steve Bannon was arrested and charged with fraud regarding a boarder wall fundraising scheme.
Tags: Border Wall, Ex-Trump advisor, fundraising, Steven Bannon
The names of law enforcement officers involved in the clearing of Lafayette Square will not be released, says a federal judge.
Tags: black lives matter, Lafayette Square, Law enforcement names, Lawsuit, President Trump, William Barr
Kamala Harris accepted the Democrat’s nomination for Vice-President. Among other points, Harris spoke of her late mother and historically black colleges and Greek letter organizations.
Tags: Democratic National Convention, Divine 9, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Kamala Harris Accepts Historic Nomination, Shyamala Gopalan, Wilmington Delaware
Billboards demanding justice for Breonna Taylor will go up in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky thanks to Orpah Winfrey.
Tags: Billboards, Breonna Taylor, Louisville Kentucky, Oprah Winfrey
Travis Gayles, Montgomery County’s Health officer now says private schools can decide on their own how students will return to school. It is a reversal of his previous position.
Tags: classes, coronavirus, Montgomery County Health Officer, students, Travis Gayles
Lettia James, States Attorney for New York has filed a lawsuit against the National Rifle Association for fraud.
Tags: Lawsuit, Lettia James, NRA
Severe thunderstorms could be on the way to the DMV with strong winds.
Tags: Heavy rain, Southern Maryland, Thunderstorms
Was the student denied his first amendment rights? Was it racial insensitive on the school’s part?
Tags: Dean Holmes, Dean Holmes Speaks Out, Student Told Not To Wear BLM Mask At Graduation, York Catholic Grad Speaks Out After Being Told To Remove 'BLM' Mask
African American voters and the 15th and 19th Amendments.
Tags: 15th Amendment, 19th Amendment, African American voters, Department of Afro-American Studies, Department of Political Science, Dr. Niambi Carter - Associate Professor, Dr. Valethia Watkins - Associate Professor, Howard University
What are your legal rights if eviction is right around the corner? We discuss on Insight.
Tags: Community Legal Services, Community Legal Services of Prince George's County, Evictions, Julian Ivey - Maryland State Delegate, Kayla William - Staff Attorney, Prince George's County
The former Atlanta policemen who shot Rayshard Brooks sues over his firing.
Tags: Atlanta police, Garrett Rolfe, Rayshard Brooks
Virginia partners with states to get rapid testing kits. If offers residents coronavirus apps.
Tags: Ralph Northam, Rapid testing, Virginia coronavirus app
The Census Bureau announced it will stop collecting 2020 census data at the end of September.
Tags: 2020 census, Data collection, U.S. Census
One woman was killed in our region from the effects of the Isaias tropical storm.
Tags: Isaias, Mechanicsville, St. Mary's County
A Kaepernick look-a-like doll attacked by dogs at Navy Seal Museum demonstration.
Tags: Colin Kaepernick, Navy K-9 demonstration, Navy Seal Museum
Governor Larry Hogan overruled Montgomery County health officials on the reopening of county private schools.
Tags: Larry Hogan, Maryland private schools, Montgomery County health officials
Clinical trials have begun in a search for a vaccine for the coronavirus. And why aren’t persons of color more represented in clinical trials?
Tags: African Americans, Clinical trials, coronavirus
Utility companies cannot cut off service to Marylanders late on payments, at least until September 1.
Tags: Governor Larry Hogan, Marylanders, Utility bills
Body camera video of three DC officer-involved deaths released.
Tags: Body camera video, DC Police, Marqueese Alston D'Quan Young Jeffrey Price
John Lewis eulogized by three former presidents. He was laid to rest today in Atlanta.
Tags: barack obama, Bill Clinton, Ebenezer Baptist Church, George W. Bush, John Lewis funeral
Tags: darren wilson, Ferguson, Michael Brown
Mayor Bowser says people should not be surprised of the federal law enforcement response in Portland, Oregon.
Tags: Coronavirusge, Muriel Bowser, Portland Oregon
A new report in Montgomery County shows police there accost African Americans in disproportionate numbers.
Tags: African Americans in Montgomery county, Montgomery County Police, Office of Legislative Oversight
William Barr to questioned by the House Judiciary Committee today.
Tags: House Judiciary Committee, William Barr, William Barr to testify before Congress
John Lewis’ casket will lie in state at the U.S. Capitol for the final day today.
Tags: John Lewis, John Lewis lies in state, John Lewis U.S. Capitol
DC’s restrictions on travelers from COIVD-19 hot spot states takes effect today.
Tags: Coronavirus high stakes states, DC travel restrictions, U.S. hot spots
John Lewis to lie in state at the U.S. Capitol today and tomorrow.
Tags: John Lewis, John Lewis to lie in state at U.S. Capitol, U.S. Capitol John Lewis
Testing could come to areas in Montgomery County most affected by the coronavirus.
Tags: COVID-19, In home testing in Montgomery County, Montgomery County testing
A surge of coronavirus cases has caused officials in Baltimore and Anne Arundel County to reinstate restrictions.
Tags: Anne Arundel County, Baltimore, coronavirus