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..

Funding of Black colleges restored by Congress

After months of negotiation, Congress gave final approval Tuesday for a bill promising..

App finds Black Santas

After not being able to find a Santa her sons could relate to, a mom took..

Black leaders call for San Francisco to use tax funds to fund reparations

Leaders of San Francisco’s African American community are calling..

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ named Best Film by African American Film Critics Association

Jordan Peele’s horror film “Us” was named Best Film of 2019..

Report: Black professionals are missing from the boardroom

Despite spending millions on corporate diversity efforts, U.S. companies..

Earth Wind & Fire becomes first African American group inducted into Kennedy Center Honors

Earth, Wind & Fire became the first Black group to be inducted..

First Black psychoanalyst dies at 105

As a senior at Cornell in the 1930s, Margaret Lawrence had a nearly perfect..

Black-owned McDonald’s are dwindling

Many Black McDonald’s franchisees say they consider..