Jay Z goes to bat for Mississippi prison with federal lawsuit

Rap mogul and entrepreneur Jay Z sued the head of the Mississippi Department..

Black leaders demand city and state make effort to boost minority contracts

An influential Massachusetts Black business council called on local..

Black FBI agent who died in action receives tribute

Fifty years after Woody Woodriffe's family suffered great..

Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G., Doobie Brothers to be inducted into Rock Hall of Fame

The Doobie Brothers, Whitney Houston, Notorious B.I.G., T-Rex and Depeche Mode..

Ralph Lauren apologizes for using Black fraternity logo

The Ralph Lauren Corp. has apologized for using a Black fraternity's symbols on a..

Black students compared to monkeys in classroom photo

The parents of four Black students in New York are planning..

McDonald’s execs file discrimination lawsuit

Two African American women executives at McDonald’s Corp. have sued...

Uniontown refuses to allow Black treasurer take office

Uniontown's City Council is not allowing the city's first African-American..

R. Kelly follow-up show leads to rise in calls to sexual assault hotline

New installments of Lifetime’s documentary series “Surviving R. Kelly led to a 40 percent..

Charter school for Black kids, low-income set to open 2021

A new charter school hopes to open in Asheville, North Carolina, promising..

Mattel announces they will use only recycled material in products

It’s the holiday season, and arguably one of the...

Atlanta expo spotlights Black-owned wine and spirits producers

Shop Black Week was last month, but that’s no reason..

Boston considering renaming Black commercial center ‘Nubian Square’

Boston officials are expected to consider renaming a center..

Republican becomes Kentucky’s first Black attorney general

Republican Daniel Cameron has been sworn in as the first..

Statue of Black man with dreadlocks unveiled in Richmond

Earlier this week, Kehinde Wiley’s “Rumors of Way statue was permanently installed..