Minorities

  • National Minority Health Awareness Month

    7/30/14 3:59 PM Comment

    July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. The month is aimed at improving access to mental health treatment and services for minorities.

  • President Barack Obama pushes for more mentors to help minority boys

    5/30/14 7:08 AM

    President Barack Obama is calling on all Americans to get involved with his push to reverse underachievement among young minority men by getting involved with mentorship and tutoring programs.

  • International theft ring targets minorities in Md.

    4/23/14 1:43 PM

    This man is too afraid to show his own face. He was working in his den with a front row seat to crime, when he grabbed his camcorder to snap photos of the suspects' car.

  • Obama plan aims to improve odds for minority boys

    2/27/14 4:50 PM

    President Barack Obama on Thursday launched his "My Brother's Keeper" initiative, urging stronger efforts to create more opportunities for young minority men and to improve conditions that keep them impoverished and imprisoned in disproportionate numbers.

  • CPR less likely for minorities, study shows

    10/25/12 10:31 AM Comment

    People who collapse from cardiac arrest in poor black neighborhoods are half as likely to get CPR from family members at home or bystanders on the street as those in better-off white neighborhoods, according to a study that found the reasons go beyond race.