Inauguration Boycott Includes New Maryland Congressman Anthony Brown

WASHINGTON (AP) — As next Friday's presidential inauguration of Donald J. Trump draws closer, speculation over who won't be in attendance has become as...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Tuesday, January 17.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u There is language within Baltimore’s consent decree with the Department of Justice, which offers no admission of guilt for...

Malone Family Grateful for Community Love & Support Following Horrific Loss

On Jan. 12, a fire so harsh that it melted a car across the street, ripped through a family’s home on the 4200 block...

‘Antigone in Ferguson’ to Mix Social Justice and Theater at Coppin State

On Jan. 21, “Antigone in Ferguson” will come to Coppin State University in Baltimore. It is a theater project in which actors present dramatic...

Baltimore Man Charged with Alleged Rape of Paralyzed Woman in Nursing Home

A 61-year-old Cherry Hill man was arrested Jan. 4 and charged with the alleged rape of a 43-year-old woman who lives in a nursing...

Baltimore Students Decry MTA Changes to Bus Policy

More than 250 students, parents, teachers and community supporters packed Frederick Douglass High School auditorium last week, ensuring that the Baltimore City Council’s Education...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Friday, January 13.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u A review of some of the top news stories of the week directly from the pages of the AFRO,...

Tonight: AFRO’s First Edition with Sean Yoes, Thursday, January 12.

Listen at WEAA Live Stream: http://amber.streamguys.com.4020/live.m3u  Dr. Ben Carson is vying to be confirmed to be Donald Trump’s secretary of HUD, a massive federal agency...

Consent Decree Will Have Far-Reaching Effect on Baltimore Policing

The U.S. Department of Justice and the City of Baltimore announced on Jan. 12 that they had entered into a court enforceable agreement governing...

Baltimore Fire Official: 6 Kids Presumed Dead after Fire

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on a house fire that injured four and left six children missing (all times local): 11:10 a.m. A fire official says...

Baltimore Police Commits to Sweeping Changes in Deal with US

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore police department committed to a sweeping overhaul of its practices Thursday under a court-enforceable agreement with the federal government. The...

PRT and The AFRO to Host Summit on Black Business in Age of Trump

On Jan. 19, The President’s RoundTable, a group of African-American CEOs, and the Afro-American Newspaper will host a town hall with the theme of “Where...