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CNN reporter Omar Jimenez along with his camera crew was arrested live on television Friday morning.

Pepsi is being slammed by twitter users after the release of their new ad titled “Live For Now Moments Anthem” featuring Kendall Jenner.  The ad that’s being called “tone-deaf” by many depicts a crowd of people coming together in protest, ultimately ending in cheers when Jenner steps up to a police officer and hands him a Pepsi. […]

Despite a glaring absence from the daily menu of mainstream media coverage, activists argue the Black Lives Matter movement still matters in the Trump era.

Tiffany Crutcher, Terence’s twin sister, shares details about her brother’s life with Rickey Smiley.

@kwellscomm  PraiseIndy.com Sports — Another professional athlete is entering the frey defending San Francisco 49’ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protest of the National Anthem. He’s Baltimore Orioles star outfielder Adam Jones. Jones told USA Today the reason there hasn’t been a protest in baseball is because it’s “a white man’s sport.” Only eight-percent of major league players […]

The charges sound foolish, but do they sound familiar? Ramsey Orta was also arrested after filming Eric Garner's death.

@KwellsComm PraiseIndy.com News In the midst of police-action killings that have a nation up in arms–Black America, in particular, the Congressional Black Caucus is planning a remedy. Indy’s own, U.S. Representative Andre Carson standing with them, reacts to these latest killings of black men in Louisiana and Minnesota. Click the media player below and take a listen […]

@kwellscomm PraiseIndy.com News  While many across the nation were reeling over the police shooting death of a 37-year-old family man, Alton Sterling, in Baton Rouge Louisiana, no one had to wait long to hear a similar tale again. This time a traffic stop in a Minneapolis suburb turned deadly when a police officer stopped a […]

As many of us are still reeling from the graphic killing of Alton Sterling, the Twitterverse has been buzzing with outrage and calls to action.

Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana police officer shot and killed a black man during a confrontation outside a Baton Rouge convenience store, authorities said, prompting hundreds to protest at the site where the man died. An online video that surfaced purporting to show the killing of Alton Sterling, 37, of Baton Rouge […]

Sixteen female West Point cadets, who took a photo with their arms raised in Black Power fists, did not violate a directive that warns against “partisan political activity” while in uniform

Kim’s PraiseIndy.com Local and National News & Sports Headlines Good day to you on this last day of March. The worst of the storms are expected well to the south of Indianapolis, but here in the city, we could still see some severe weather this evening. The National Weather Service says southern Indiana is in the […]