Research: Blacks Whites differ widely on view of criminal justice system

Black Americans are far more likely than Whites to say the nation’s criminal justice system is racially..

Sacramento police under fire over arrest of 12-year-old Black boy

Sacramento police are reviewing an incident in which officers handcuffed a 12-year-old African American...

Motown, T.I. to be honored with ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards

Legendary label Motown Records and veteran rapper and TV personality T.I. will be honored at ASCAP’S 32nd..

Tupac docu-series in the works from director who got rapper put in jail

Director Allen Hughes, who was in charge of the award-winning HBO documentary “The Defiant Ones,” has..

Oprah donates $500,000 dollars to high school

Students at West Side High School in Newark, New Jersey, got the surprise of their young lives when media..

Trayvon Martin’s mom running for office

Multiple news sources are reporting that Sybrina Fulton, mother of murdered teen Trayvon Martin, will run for...

Houston man stands his ground in his own yard during police misidentification

Clarence Evans was in his own yard watching his kids play when a police officer tried to arrest him, claiming..

West Point set to graduate 34 Black women cadets

History is in the making at one of America’s most storied military academies. Thirty-four Black women are expected...

Choice Hotel pushes Black ownership, especially for Black women

There’s no doubt that African American travelers contribute significantly to the travel industry. In fact, according..

Black woman wants Confederate memorial in Atlanta suburb to remain

Gloria Brown grew up in the town of Stone Mountain, a suburb of Atlanta, which also happened to be the..

State Republican Party’s politics hurting Atlanta’s ‘Black Hollywood’ image

In recent years, Atlanta’s blossoming film and television production community has been labeled “Black Hollywood” (by the New York Times ).

Tiffany Haddish gets gig to host revival of ‘Kids Say the Darndest Things’

ABC is reviving “Kids Say the Darndest Things,” which was once hosted by Bill Cosby...

Historical group elects first Black president

A group for Alabama historians has elected its first African American president after more than 70 years in..

CNN Making documentary of Civil Rights icon John Lewis

John Lewis, the civil rights icon and congressman from Georgia, will be the subject of an upcoming..

Organization posts bond for Black moms prior to Mother’s Day

Advocates with the group Southerners on New Ground are hosting their annual #FreeBlackMamas..