Home Tags Newark

Tag: Newark

After 50 Years Malcolm X Assassination Remains A Mystery

AFRICANGLOBE- The mystery surrounding Malcolm’s assassination has dogged scholars for decades and inspired endless conspiracy theories. Three Nation of Islam members were arrested and convicted of the shooting at the Audubon Ballroom on Fed. 21, 1965.

Newark After Cory Booker: City Faces Takeover Threat

AFRICANGLOBE - New Jersey's largest city is hitting some roadblocks just months after its rising-star mayor went off to Washington. A bold reform plan for the state-run school system has hit a snag, the police department is facing federal oversight over citizen complaints, and the state is threatening a takeover of the city's finances after several key deadlines were missed.

Cory Booker Heading for US Senate Following Easy Primary Victory

AFRICANGLOBE - Newark, New Jersey Mayor Cory Booker easily won the Democratic Party primary election on Tuesday in his bid to replace the late Frank Lautenberg for the state’s Senate seat.

Cory Booker Confirms Run For Governor or Senate

AFRICANGLOBE - A run for governor is just one of the options Newark Mayor Cory Booker is considering for next year. During an appearance...

Newark Mayor’s Heroic Act

AFRICANGLOBE - Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, New Jersey, dashed into a burning building Thursday night to help rescue a trapped woman, an act of heroism that sent him to the hospital."Thanks 2 all who are concerned. Just suffering smoke inhalation," Booker said on Twitter. "We got the woman out of the house. We are both off to hospital. I will b ok."

NYPD Looks for Terrorists at Black Girls’ School in Newark

The NYPD recognizes no jurisdictional boundaries in its race-based dragnets. Funded partly with federal money intended to curb drugs, Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s secret police...