With drowning being the second highest cause of accidental death among African American children, finally something is being done to remedy the problem. After a fatal accident at a children’s pool party at his home, George McKinney went on a ...
African American news for the week of Feb 6, 2014.
African American news for the week of January 27, 2014.
Akon sued for Pitbull's no show; Amber Riley launches clothing line; Derek White makes Port Went work history; Steve Harvey joins Pay it Forward Program
African American news for the week of Jan. 20, 2014
Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) is leading a charge to ensure that more than one million Americans receive unemployment benefits, as a Senate bid to extend those benefits has failed.
Detroit Lions hire Jim Caldwell; NAACP fights new Trader Joe's development; Alicia Keys hosts "We Are Impowered" watch play
African American news for the week of Jan. 13, 2014
Rapper Snoop Lion seeks inter; Stray bullets damage war memorial; First Black Baltimore Police Commissioner dies
African American news for the week of Jan. 6, 2014.
Viejas Casino collects more than 12,000 toys; SNL to hire black woman; Tom Joyner announces 'FullRide' scholarship
CA Inspiration Gospel recording artists William Murphy and Deitrick Haddon were honored by the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) on Friday with nominations for the 56th annual Grammy Awards. Murphy’s album “God Chaser (LIVE)” will compete in ...
Cheryl Boone Isaacs recieves Horizon Award; Munson Steed honored by Urban League; Jesse Owens medal up for auction
The African American Film Critics Association on Monday announced the winners of its 2014 Special Achievement Awards. The Weinstein Company’s Bob and Harvey Weinstein are the recipients of the Cinema Vanguard Award, while Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ...
Suzanne Malveaux hosts 'The Root 100', Three Teens arrested for 'knockout' game; Jakie Robinson Foundation welcomes new boardmembers
As part of its ongoing commitment to cultural diversity and responsible banking, and in celebration of Black History Month, Union Bank has partnered with KCETLink seeking nominations for outstanding African American men and women in Los Angeles and surrounding regions ...
Melinda Williams stars in Christmas movie; Colgate Total launches 'Watch Your Mouth' campaign; Starz launches Encore Black
African American news headlines for the week of November 11, 2013.
Hosted and moderated by founder Torrence Brannon-Reese, a panel at a symposium on Black manhood, held Sunday at the KRST Unity Center of AfRaKan Spiritual Science challenged four African American males from various walks of life to share their personal ...
According to reliable sources, a dilemma is a problem with at least two solutions, of which none are desirable or acceptable. This definition fits the reality of the lives of millions of Black males in America like a glove. For ...
Obamacare may increase entrepreneurship; Maryland violates HBCU students constitutional rights; HPV vaccines only cover strains in White women
African American news headlines for the week of October 28, 2013.
One dead in Fla. train derailment; Sheriff shoots teen holding fake gun; Phoenix Fire Dept. fined $95K
National news headlines for the week of October 21, 2013.