‘Father of Contemporary Gospel’ dead at 71

Gospel icon Rance Allen has died at the age of 71 in a Sylvania, Ohio hospital..

National Veterans Small Business Week

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King Hill, cousin of MLK, passes

The Rev. Dr. Toussaint King Hill, Jr. nephew of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther..

Tips for Building your First Business

Starting a business during the pandemic is the riskiest personal endeavor I...


Marc Morial, President of the National Urban League, endorses California Proposition 16 in a...

California's coporate pipeline needs a refresh

In 1996, California banned affirmative action by...

Voting yes on Prop 16 may help close K-12 Black student achievement gap

On Nov. 3, voters will determine the fate of Proposition 16. If approved, it will..

Local Republican celebrity endorses Biden

“America’s Court With Judge Ross” has been picked up for seven more..

New soccer program combats racism; calls for increased representation in sport

Major League Soccer (MLS) has unveiled a series of initiatives to combat..

Archbishop Wilton Gregory first African-American cardinal

Pope Francis named 13 new cardinals recently, among them Washington DC..

Stories and voices of Black women amplified before election

ESSENCE and Higher Heights, an organization dedicated to advancing Black..

Judge denies Uber and Lyft appeal

The legal push-and-pull over whether ride-hailing company drivers in..

Survey: COVID-19 spooks plans for Trick-or-Treating this Halloween

COVID-19 has ruined all kinds of plans, from summer vacations to weddings...

Jack and Jill of America elects new president

Kornisha McGill Brown has been elected as the 27th National President of ..

Obama now on the campaign trail

Not many former presidents decide to campaign during another presidential..