DMV HEAT IS A SOCIAL NETWORK CREATED TO KEEP ITS USERS INFORMED OF EVENTS, PEOPLE, AND PLACES LOCATED IN THE DC, MD, AND VA AREA.
A driver for Uber, the popular taxicab alternative, is facing second degree charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a customer while she was passed out in the back of the car.
Climate change is no longer a problem for a distant tomorrow. We’re feeling the impact on our health, on our environment and on our economy today. But while climate change hurts everyone, communities of color and low-income Americans are the hardest hit.
It’s summer, which means it’s family-reunion time. These gatherings are a time of celebration, but between the family politics and the overeating you’re bound to do, they can be downright exhausting. Before you put on your custom-made T-shirt and head to the park to meet your long-lost relatives, remember to keep these tips in mind.
This image is part of a weekly series that The Root is presenting in conjunction with the Image of the Black in Western Art Archive at Harvard University’s W.E.B. Du Bois Research Institute, part of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.
More evidence of New York City Police Department officers appearing to use illegal choke holds are popping up since the death of Staten Island dad Eric Garner.