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Bill Cosby’s Tribute to His Friend and Frequent Co-Star, Sidney Poitier

In an exclusive phone call with the Black Press of America, Bill Cosby said he will miss his long-time friend…

Former Bengal Ross Browner dead at 67

Former Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Ross Browner died from complications from COVID on January 5 at the age of 67.

IN MEMORIAM: Remembering Those We Lost in 2021

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent@StacyBrownMedia As the calendar turns to a new year and COVID remains…

Malcolm X Daughter, Malikah Shabazz, Found Dead in New York

Authorities said they found Shabazz, 56, unconscious and unresponsive inside her home on East 28th Street in the Midwood section…

Rose P. Kearney was devoted to her family and community

Contributed Rose LaVonne Powell Kearney (“Roro”) was born on December 20, 1935 in Carson, Mississippi, to Lavatus Von Powell, Sr.…

Former ‘The Wire’ Actor, Michael K. Williams, dead at 54

By: Sarah Dewberry Actor Michael K. Williams has died. He was 54. The New York City police told the Associated Press that Williams…

Harold Powell was principal at CPS and Archdiocese schools

Harold Powell, who served as principal and in other leadership positions at Cincinnati Public Schools and schools in the Archdiocese…

Former Cincinnati Bengal Neal Craig passes

Former NFL player Cornelius Neal Craig died Monday, Aug. 9, 2021. During his football career as a defensive back or…

Former Community Leader & Cincinnati vice Mayor Minette Cooper passes away at 73

Minette Cooper, who was a former Cincinnati Vice Mayor and longtime City Council member, passed away peacefully August 9, 2021,…

IN MEMORIAM: Iconic Actor Clarence Williams III Dead at 81

His role as “Linc” on “The Mod Squad” in the 1970s, catapulted Williams into the mainstream. But some of his…