Republican claims blacks and whites were lynched at equal rates in MLK Day message

Rep. Lori Saine. Don’t miss stories. Follow Raw Story! A Colorado representative chose Martin Luther King Jr. day to promote a blatant and racist falsehood. The Greeley Tribune reports that Rep. Lori Saine claimed blacks and whites were lynched for being Republican in similar numbers. SPONSORED Saine made the statements Friday on the floor of the …

Quick scout: Trying to make sense of the KU-Iowa State line

Before every KU men’s basketball game, The Star’s Jesse Newell previews the Jayhawks’ upcoming opponent with a scouting report and prediction. Monday’s game: Kansas vs. Iowa State, 8 p.m., Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence TV: ESPN Opponent’s record: 14-4 KenPom (Ken Pomeroy) Ranking: 14 Point spread: Kansas by 5 1/2. All statistics from KenPom.com, Hoop-Math.com and Synergy …

Carmelo Anthony trade rumors: Rockets agree to deal the 10-time All-Star and

The Houston Rockets have finally found a new home for Carmelo Anthony. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Rockets have traded the 10-time All-Star along with cash considerations to the Chicago Bulls. The Houston Rockets have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony and cash to the Chicago Bulls, league sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski …

JR Smith Laughed At Marcus Smart's Fine For His Ejection Against The Hawks

Getty Image Marcus Smart is one of those guys that just gets under people’s skin. His attitude, playstyle, and general demeanor doesn’t make him very likable unless you’re a teammate of his. So, for someone like J.R. Smith that has spent years battling against him, Smart can become exhausting to deal with. Smart was recently …

Revisiting The Pioneering Composer Florence Price

Enlarge this image Florence Price was the first African-American woman to have her music performed by a major symphony orchestra. Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries hide caption toggle caption Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries In 1933, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra gave the world premiere of Symphony No. 1 by a then little-known composer …

General Hospital Spoilers: Tuesday, January 22 – Oscar and Josslyn in Danger

General Hospital (GH) spoilers for Tuesday, January 22, tease that Brad Cooper (Parry Shen) will make a sweet gesture. He’ll have a surprise for Julian Jerome (William deVry) and it’s sure to lift his spirits. Between Kiki Jerome’s (Hayley Erin) murder and this breakup with Dr. Kim Nero (Tamara Braun), Julian hasn’t had much joy …