‘Young and the Restless’ actor Kristoff St. John dies

He was an afternoon guilty pleasure for many, as one of the stars of the long-running soap opera “Young and the Restless.”

Clive Davis to honor Clarence Avant at Grammy party

Every year Clive Davis throws a pre-Grammy party that’s almost as big as the awards. This year, the..

African Americans at greater risk of Alzheimer’s than Whites, study says

A decade ago, Rushern Baker III started seeing signs that something was wrong with his wife when she..

Black student gets $1.25 million settlement

Lawrence Crosby, an engineering graduate student who was violently arrested and beaten by police..

Trump announces temporary deal to reopen government

President Trump announced today a deal with congressional leaders to...

Al Sharpton criticizes Trump visit to MLK Memorial

Calling it a “sneak visit,” Rev. Al Sharpton mocked President Donald Trump’s visit to the Martin Luther King..

Hate crime charges could come for White man who waved gun at Black teen protestors

Florida prosecutors are exploring hate crime charges against a man who was arrested on Martin Luther..

Chris Brown busted on sexual assault charges in Paris

R&B singer Chris Brown was arrested in Paris on rape charges earlier this week, but has been released..

Watch: Daycare worker caught on camera pulling little Black girls’ hair to get her to eat

In Lubbock, Texas, KCBD-TV is reporting that police are investigating a daycare worker for pulling a little..

Illinois governor grants clemency to innocent Black man who died in prison

Just days before he left office, former Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner granted posthumous clemency to a man..

Former cop who shot Black teen only gets 7 years

The White Chicago officer who gunned down a Black teenager in 2014 was sentenced Friday to nearly...

Rihanna suing dad over use of family name

Singer Rihanna is suing her father, alleging that he has traded on their last name to solicit millions in..

Don’t condemn Travis Scott for Super Bowl performance just yet

News that Travis Scott would be performing with Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl first leaked out in December..

Report: The Forbes 400 holds more wealth than all U.S. Black families combined

Wealth concentration in the United States — which is intensifying across the board — has impacted..

Disturbing report: Food companies target people of color with junk food ads

Food companies have ramped up spending on TV commercials targeting Black consumers while..