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#WeStandWithNigeria: Explosion Blamed On Boko Haram Kills 32, Wounds 80

“The enemies of humanity will never win. Hand in hand, we will rid our land of terrorism.” ~ Pres @MBuhari — President Buhari (@NGRPresident) November 17, 2015 An explosion blamed on terrorist organization Boko Haram rocked Yola, capital of Nigeria’s Adamawa state, on Tuesday, killing an estimated 32 people and injuring 80 others, the Associated Press reports. According to […]

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Watch: Black Man in Paris Says His Head Would’ve ‘Exploded’ If Not for His Cellphone

*Imagine your cellphone saving your life. And not because you called 911 on it. Because you had it at your ear and it caught the bullet meant for your head. One man caught up in the catastrophic events in Paris this past week says if it wasn’t for his cellphone, he’d be dead now. Going … Continue reading Watch: Black Man in Paris Says His Head Would’ve ‘Exploded’ If Not for His Cellphone →

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Chaos in Paris: Bombs Explode in Multiple Locations, At Least 60 Dead

UPDATE 6 p.m. EST: There are reports of attacks in six more locations throughout Paris in addition to the three confirmed at Bataclan Concert Hall, Le Carillon restaurant and Petit Cambodge Restaurant. French President Francois Hollande has closed the borders and military is being deployed around Paris. A state of emergency has been declared.   Hostages are … Continue reading Chaos in Paris: Bombs Explode in Multiple Locations, At Least 60 Dead →

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Paris Update: An ‘Act of War’ (by ISIS) Says Hollande

*(NYTimes Via MSN News) – President François Hollande on Saturday blamed the Islamic State for the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday, as the death toll rose to 129 victims, with 300 others hospitalized, 80 of them in critical condition. He declared three days of national mourning, and said that military troops would patrol the … Continue reading Paris Update: An ‘Act of War’ (by ISIS) Says Hollande →

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Embrace Cuba with Photographer and Author Byron Motley [WATCH]

  *People are talking about Embracing Cuba. Intrigued by tales of his parents’ long-ago journey to the pre-revolutionary “Pearl of the Antilles,” award-winning photographer Byron Motley traveled to Cuba more than a decade ago and instantly fell in love. Year after year he has returned with his camera to explore its vistas, its people, and … Continue reading Embrace Cuba with Photographer and Author Byron Motley [WATCH] →