Gainesville

NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal paid a visit to Gainesville, Florida after video of a police officer playing basketball with a group of teens went viral.

Gregory and Sophia Bonds, a Black couple from Gainesville, Ga., filed a lawsuit last month against a former neighbor for repeated instances of racial harassment, and the city for not protecting them from that harassment, the Associated Press reports. Roy Turner, Jr., who is White, was employed with the city’s solid waste department during the […]

Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s database. Cases involving African Americans also tend to receive less media coverage than missing Whites, with missing men of color getting even less attention. NewsOne has partnered with the […]