Black Teen Birth Rate Falls 60 Percent in 10 Years

By Maya Rhodan WASHINGTON (NNPA) –  A new report by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention shows that the teen birth rate for African Americans has declined by 60 percent between 1991 and 2011 – a rat...

Police Training in Urban Neighborhoods: Who Benefits?

The echo of bomb blasts adorned a tightly-knit neighborhood followed by the crackling sound emanating from a barrage of bullets that filled the air. Officers storm a vacant multi-housing building military-style...