Tennessee elects first Black Minority Leader

Tennessee House Democrats have elected the chamber’s first African-American Minority Leader, reports the..

Freedom Trail to honor Black history in California

Activist, historian and publisher John William Templeton, who has been working on his California African..

Honorary Oscar the Governor’s Award to Cicely Tyson

Legends in film united over the weekend to pay tribute to Cicely Tyson, as she became the first Black woman..

Janelle Monae signs content creation deal with Universal

The search for content for urban viewers continues, this time with a deal with singer/actress Janelle Monae..

He’s still ‘serving’ his country: Barack Obama helps food bank in Chicago

Former President Barack Obama could be found this week “serving” people at a local Chicago food bank...

LeBron James’ ‘Space Jam 2’ will film in California

Warner Bros.’ “Space Jam 2,” starring LeBron James and produced by Ryan Coogler (“Black Panther”), is set...

African Americans lost in Florida and Georgia, but…

The race for governors of Florida and Georgia were so close it took days for the results to be finalized.

Minneapolis/St. Paul named one of worst for Blacks

A new report on “chasmic” racial disparities in U.S. metro areas paints a decidedly unflattering picture of the..

Comcast to offer two African American cable networks on its lineup

As part of the its ongoing diversity pledge to federal regulators who blessed its 2011 acquisition of NBC..

Chance the Rapper developing musical set in Chicago

Rapper Chance the Rapper is reportedly working on a musical about some urban teenagers who turn art..

Big surprise (not): Cop that shot Black security guard is white

Just as people of color were taking office across the country as mayors, commissioners, judges, attorney..

Snoop Dogg will get star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Snoop Dogg will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Nov. 19, the Hollywood..

Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. to judge new talent competition for hip hop on Netflix

Just about every major network on TV has given music talent competition a try. It started with “American Idol”..

White professors calls cops on Black student for having her feet up in class

Obviously, some white people still seem to think they are the keepers of what Black people can and can’t do..

Federal judge says Georgia county must accept absentee ballots

“It ain’t over until the fat lady sings…” That is definitely true in Georgia, where there is still a chance that..