See What Celebrities Are In Town For The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Opening

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President Barack Obama, FLOTUS Michelle Obama, Oprah, Will Smith, Stevie Wonder, Patti Labelle, Samuel L.. Jackson, Angela Bassett, and Robert De Niro were present, just to name a few. See who else is in town for this week’s festivities.

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President Obama Speaks At Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Opening

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President Barack Obama spoke at the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Saturday. More than 100 years after it was originally proposed, the museum is opening its doors in Washington, D.C.

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WHUR’s Own Mo Ivory Featured In Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture

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A couple of weeks ago, it came to my attention that a quote of mine was featured in the new Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture. I didn’t believe it at first but then I was sent a picture and I became elated!

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Accused Bombing Suspect Found…

In the News @ Noon
The man wanted in bombings in New York & New Jersey has been captured…
President Obama assures Americans we must be vigilant …
Gunmen who shot 9 people, 2 fatal in S.E. remain on the loose…

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Sandra Bland’s Family Reaches $1.9M Wrongful Death Settlement

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Sandra Bland’s family attorney released a statement Thursday that the family has settled a $1.9M lawsuit for the wrongful death of Sandra Bland. The family’s compensation also includes changes to jail procedures in Waller County, Texas. Bland was found dead in her jail cell three days after she was arrested for failing to use her turn signal in July 2015.

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