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Missing & Black: What Happened to Amir Jennings?

Columbia, SC Police Chief Randy Scott breaks down the toddler's case...

Snoop Lion Inspires ‘No Guns Allowed’ Campaign

Snoop Lion inspires the League of Young Voters Education Fund to launch a "No Guns Allowed" grassroots campaign.

Missing & Black: Helping Families Cope

Two women get proactive to address the mainstream media's lack of coverage...

NABJ Criticizes Boston Bombing ‘Dark-Skinned’ Description

CNN's John King faces criticism from the NABJ after describing a potential suspect as a "dark-skinned male."

TIME 100: Most Influential People in the World

TIME unveils its tenth annual TIME 100 list highlighting the 100 most influential people in the world – with Jay-Z, ...

Men Sue US Airways for Racial Discrimination

Two African-American men are suing US Airways after allegedly being told that their clothing wasn't appropriate for first class. ...

Bus Driver Fired After Brutally Assaulting Passenger

A bus driver in Lincoln City, Oregon has been fired after surveillance video footage showed him pummeling a passenger.

IRS Extends Deadline for Boston-area Taxpayers

IRS says Boston-area taxpayers need time to finish their tax returns without worry, noting the recent explosions.

Missing & Black: What Happened to Phylicia Barnes?

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children are still searching for our missing

Coolio Allegedly Punches Girlfriend

Coolio faces a misdemeanor battery charge after getting into a heated, physical exchange with the mother of his son.

Louisiana Parish Bans Saggy Pants

Louisiana Parish passes a "saggy pants" ordinance prohibiting people from wearing pants that hang below the waist in public.

Lauryn Hill Asks for Leniency in Tax Evasion Case

Lauryn Hill says she didn’t pay taxes because of “very real threats to herself and her family."

2 killed as 2 bombs explode at Boston Marathon

Two bombs exploded near the finish of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people, injuring 23.

Missing & Black: Faces of the Lost

Updates on the missing children featured in JET's cover story...

What We’re Reading This Week [April 12, 2013]

Catch up on the latest news from this week!

Missing & Black: Michael Baisden Lends a Hand

The popular radio host explains his push to find our missing...

Teens Lock Elderly Woman in Car Trunk

Teens ask elderly woman for a ride, proceed to carjack her then lock her in the trunk. They have been ...

Missing & Black: What Happened to Asha Degree?

Mother shares her 13-year search for her daughter Asha

Former NBA Player Javaris Crittenton Indicted for Murder

Former Washington Wizards guard Javaris Crittenton is indicted on charges of murder and gang activity.

Investigation Request of Beyoncé, Jay-Z Cuba Trip

Leave it to power couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z to turn a sweet anniversary retreat into an international scandal. According to ...

College Degree Needed For Cashier Job at McDonald’s?

A McDonald's in Massachusetts posts an ad for an open cashier position that requires not only one to two years ...