Illegal debt collection crackdown continues with FTC’s Operation Collection Protection

By Charlene Crowell CFPB orders Citibank to refund $4.9 million to 2,100 consumers Last year, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) launched a national initiative, dubbed Operation Collection...

Celebrities at White House Honor Musical Legend Ray Charles

By Tatyana Hopkins   Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Howard University News Service (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Gospel star and radio host Yolanda Adams, soul/R&B...

The Rosa Parks Collection is Now Online

The Rosa Parks Collection at the Library of Congress has been digitized and is now online at www.loc.gov/collections/rosa-parks-papers/about-this-collection. The collection, which contains approximately 7,500 manuscripts...

Montgomery Woman Recounts Devastating Debtors’ Prison Experience to Congressional Staffers

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from the Southern Poverty Law Center (TriceEdneyWire.com) - A Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) client who served time...

Harriet Tubman National Historic Parks Established

Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from BlackmansStreet.Today  (TriceEdneyWire.com) - Congress has voted to establish a national historic park for Harriet Tubman, a conductor...