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Can Ferguson change the ritual of Black deaths

Those concerned that Brown's death might not be fairly investigated took note of the high-profile appearance of Eric Holder, America's first black attorney general, in Ferguson to meet with locals and discuss the federal probe he ordered.

Carl Matthews

Meet Carl who has been with the Call & Post since 1975

Back in the spotlight Sharpton seizes the moment

Sharpton has also benefited from changes in cable news, which now routinely fills airtime with commentators with clearly political agendas. He has his own show and is a frequent guest on others' on MSNBC.

Constance D. Harper

In 2010 she was named a National Honorary member of The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, a teacher’s sorority and in 2012 she was in the Women of Color Foundation's Inaugural Hall of Fame Induction class.

Talk & Taste to feature Cleveland's premier barbers

The next Talk & Taste will be held Monday, August 25th at Jezebel’s Bayou located at 12718 Larchmere Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44120.

Hit skip on Buckeye Road

The car jumped on the sidewalk and struck both.

Black arts institutions get piece of capital budget pie

And, like both Karamu House and The African American Museum, the receipt of these funds is a God send. “It’s critical to our future operations and our mission. We’ve changed our mission to focus on income and education because we ...

Editorial: ‘Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink’

The Call and Post recently met with a group of Black Council people who expressed their absolute astonishment at what was going on and the expectations that they would be foolish enough to accept these policies without questioning the relevancy ...

NAACP Leadership holds court watch training for Brelo case

The next pre-trial conference is scheduled for August 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in the courtroom of Judge John P. O'Donnell. Judge O'Donnell's Courtroom is located on the 18th floor of the Justice Center Towers, 1200 Ontario, Cleveland, Ohio.

Countdown to 100

Since our inception, we’ve seen thousands of Black businesses come and go. We understand, probably better than most, that survival in business is contingent upon two things: advertising and support. We encourage you to buy Black as much as possible. ...

Cleveland Police need your help

The suspects are described as black males, aged 20-30. One suspect is slender build wearing a red Old Navy hooded sweatshirt with white lettering, white tennis shoes, light blue jeans and wearing his light brown hair in a bun on ...

Salvation Army Offering Free Continuing Education Credits Throughout Ohio: Estate and Charitable Gift Planning Institute Seminar

The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. For more information, go to www.makeanestateplan.com.

Gov. Nixon orders National Guard to Ferguson

Ferguson police waited six days to publicly reveal the name of the officer and documents alleging Brown robbed a convenience store shortly before he was killed. Police Chief Thomas Jackson said the officer did not know Brown was a robbery ...

Turmoil, Tear Gas gives way to hope in Ferguson

But the latest protests had a light, almost jubilant atmosphere among the racially mixed crowd, more akin to a parade or block party. The streets were filled with music, free food and even laughter.

Police Blotter Week of August 13, 2014

Some nut is walking on 79th and Euclid with two pearl handle pistols: WHOA! On Aug. 9, around 10:13 a.m., there were several calls that came in from people in the Church Square Shopping Center area,