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Pittsburgh EMS launches new pilot program to address opioid crisis

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During the coronavirus pandemic, the opioid crisis worsened. New CDC data from April 2020 and April 2021 more than 100,000 thousand people died from...

Landlords less likely to reply to applicants with Black, LatinX names

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A new study has confirmed that landlords across the United States are less likely to respond to rental applicants who have Black or LatinX-sounding...

Pennsylvania utility costs to rise Dec. 1, learn how to shop prices

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As families across Pennsylvania try to brace for the Winter, it may cost more to stay warm this season. The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission...

Opioid crisis hitting Black communities at alarming rates amid pandemic

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The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a ripple effect on the country as an estimated 100,000 Americans died of drug overdoses. According to health officials...

Hundreds arrested outside White House during second day of voting rights protests

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Hundreds of demonstrators were arrested Wednesday during a second day of mass protests for voting rights. But unlike previous voting rights demonstrations that have...

Flu Season Underway Amid Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

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For the second straight year, flu season is emerging against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the number of flu cases was relatively...

Spread Holiday Cheer Through Gifts That Give Back

The holiday season is a time to spread cheer, spend time with loved ones and give back to those in need in both small...

Black Civil War veterans honored with new Virginia memorial

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Ahead of Veteran’s Day, Culpeper County, Virginia has unveiled a new memorial for Black Civil War veterans. The memorial highlights stories of some of the...

New program aims to increase the number of Black male teachers

There are marginal numbers of Black male teachers in the United States and the North Carolina Central University School of Education (NCCU) announced a...

At least 8 Republicans who attended Jan. 6 rally elected into office

Several Republicans who won office on Tuesday attended the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection in Washington, D.C., although all have previously made it clear that...