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  • Studio On The Run: '90210' Actor Tristan Wilds On New Film 'Red Tails'

    Studio On The Run: '90210' Actor Tristan Wilds On New Film 'Red Tails'
    Actor Tristan Wilds hopped on the Dunkin Donuts Studio On The Run to talk about starring as Dixon Wilson on the popular CW reboot of "90210" for the last four seasons. He also recently released his debut EP, Remember, Remember. Wilds also has an upcoming...
  • Memorial Day events

    Monday is Memorial Day and there are plenty of events going on around Western Washington. Below is a list of Memorial Day events. (With information from the Everett Herald, the Seattle PI. and the Bellingham Herald)    Arlington American Legion Post...
  • Montford Pointers, Nation's 1st African-American Marines, Honored On Memorial Day

    Montford Pointers, Nation's 1st African-American Marines, Honored On Memorial Day
    Many people have heard of the Tuskegee Airmen, but few have heard of the Montford Point Marines. They're America's first African-American Marines, but were made to train apart from whites in a separate part of Camp LeJeune, North Carolina called...
  • MLK Parade Set Up

    Gayle Anderson was live in Los Angeles, along the parade route of the 27th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. "Kingdom Day Parade". This year's theme is "The Dream Will Continue to Live and Grow". The parade starts at 10:30 a.m. at Western Avenue and Martin...
  • Heroism loses to Hollywood in 'Red Tails' — 2 stars

    Heroism loses to Hollywood in 'Red Tails' — 2 stars
    "Red Tails"squanders a great subject, reducing the real-life struggles and fierce heroics of the Tuskegee Airmen to rickety cliche. Some of the action is fun. But if something about that statement doesn't sound right, well, there's your chief problem with...
  • George Lucas on ''Red Tails' controversy

    George Lucas on ''Red Tails' controversy
    As George Lucas gears up for the Friday release of his latest film "Red Tails", he speaks openly about the adversity he faced bringing the epic tale of America's first all-black combat aviator team, known as the Tuskegee Airmen, to the big screen. In a...
  • A midair courtship: Tuskegee's historic love story

    A midair courtship: Tuskegee's historic love story
    Herbert Carter and Mildred Hemmons had no time for dating in the early months of 1942. He was training to become a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation's first military program for African-American pilots. She was the bold, daring woman who...
  • New film inspires students to new heights

    New film inspires students to new heights
    Students from HISD and Aldine ISD were treated to a free screening of the new film "Red Tails"about the first African American men to fly U.S. fighter planes. The men have become known as the Tuskegee Airmen since their training took place in Tuskegee,...
  • Philadelphia Tuskegee Airman Reshapes History

    Philadelphia Tuskegee Airman Reshapes History
    Bertram Levy was a member of the grounds crew for the famed Tuskegee Airmen. In February of 2012 he sat down for an interview with Eye Opener Philly's, Ashley Johnson. In this video clip from the interview, Bertram recalls the bonds that united all the...
  • This week at the attractions: Eli Manning, Mardi Gras, Foreigner, Tuskegee Airmen

    This week at the attractions: Eli Manning, Mardi Gras, Foreigner, Tuskegee Airmen
    There's something fresh to do every day this week at Central Florida's theme parks and attractions. + MONDAY: New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl MPV Eli Manning will be going to Disney World. He'll be honored in a parade down Magic Kingdom's Main...
  • One of the original Tuskegee Airmen who lives in Salem shares memories, thoughts on the movie "Red Tails"

    One of the original Tuskegee Airmen who lives in Salem shares memories, thoughts on the movie "Red Tails"
    It's not very often you meet a real life American hero, but that's exactly what Dr. Dempsey Morgan is. During an era when blacks still weren't readily encouraged to get an education, Morgan attended two universities along with the esteemed West Point...
  • Family members talk about their link to Tuskegee Airmen

    Family members talk about their link to Tuskegee Airmen
    SOUTH BEND -- A South Bend woman and her family have a strong connection to the Tuskegee Airmen who have been recognized particularly this February during Black History Month in the movie "Red Tails." Evelyn Baugh and her sister, the late Agnes...