Carter, along with her best friend Tiara Parker, 20, and Parker’s cousin, Akyra Murray, 18, visited Pulse on vacation in Orlando. They thought they would escape to dance the night away.

Roland Martin talks to the Founder of the Black Men’s Xchange and Behavioral Health expert Cleo Manago about Orlando shooter Omar Mateen‘s struggle with his own sexuality. “Heterosexual people don’t obsess over homosexual people and go to bars and obsess over what they allegedly saw for two months. And then go back and shoot and kill. There […]

David J. Malebranche, MD, MPH, is a board certified Internal Medicine physician, researcher, and public health activist with expertise in HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STI) prevention and treatment, racial disparities research, and LGBT health. He has published over 50 articles in medical/public health journals and is known as a dynamic speaker worldwide. In 2015 […]

Shane Tomlinson, 33, was one of the victims of this weekend’s horrific massacre in Orlando, FL. Tomlinson graduated from East Carolina University in 2003. He was a Communications major. Also Read: Multiple Local Vigils Planned In Wake Of Orlando Shooting Tomlinson is from Concord and graduated from Northwest Cabarrus High School in Kannapolis, according to WNCN.   […]

As people mourn those killed and injured in this weekend’s tragedy in Orlando, several vigils have been planned locally in honor of the victims. There is a vigil planned for tonight at 7 PM at Pullen Memorial Baptist Church in Raleigh. Equality North Carolina has planned multiple events across the state. Also Read: Mother Of Orlando Nightclub […]

Justice said her son was a homebody who loved eating and working out. He had a jovial personality that made everyone laugh.

In the midst of all the turmoil and sad news this weekend, there was a good amount of joy sparked by three hashtags

At least 50 people are dead and 53 injured in the worst mass shooting in American history at a club in Orlando, Florida. The suspect, Omar Mateen, exchanged gunfire with an officer working at the club known as Pulse around 2 a.m., with more than 100 people inside. The gunman then went back inside and […]

Here's everything we know about suspected Orlando gunman, Omar Mateen.