Ray Charles Jr. Pays Tribute To His Father And Those Impacted By 9/11 

By: Percy Lovell Crawford

By Percy Lovell Crawford CHARLOTTE, N.C. — “Ray! Salute For America,” a tribute to the late great Ray Charles, also honored those affected by the events of 9/11. Held in Los Angeles on Sept. 11 at Herb Alpert’s Vibrato Grill, Jazz, Ray Charles Jr. who produced the biopic “Ray,” connected with...

 Bernard Shaw, Icon Of TV News Journalism, Dies At 82

By: Hamraz Ahmad

By Hamraz Ahmad CNN’s Bernard Shaw, long regarded as the last neutral anchor in TV news,  has signed off at the age of 82. Of Shaw, Sen. John McCain famously said “I cannot tell you whether Bernie is a Republican, Democrat, Libertarian or vegetarian.” Now, 21 years after Shaw’s retirement...