Howard grads opening hotels aimed at Black travelers

Two entrepreneurs who are Howard University grads have opened a hotel in New Orleans..

Boston hires its first Black police chief

William G. Gross has become first Black police commissioner in Boston.

Wal-Mart being sued by Black female engineer

Tiffine Koch was a manager of 14 other engineers at a Wal-Mart office in Sunnyvale..

First Black woman earns Ph.D. in nuclear engineering from MIT

Mareena Robinson Snowden has become the first Black woman to earn a Ph.D. in nuclear..

Home Depot fires Black man, then rescinds, but he won’t go back

A Black man n Albany, New York, was fired after 10 years at Home Depot after he got..

Celebrities supporting Little Miss African American Pageant

A variety of celebrities are expected to turn out in support of the 25th Little Miss African..

Woman claims Anthony Anderson assaulted her

The star of “Black-ish” and “What’s My Line,” Anthony Anderson, is being accusing of..

Construction workers find remains of 95 Black laborers

Workers at a Sugar Land, Texas, construction site have unearthed 95 bodies possibly..

Boss gives new employee new car after he walks 20 miles to make first day at work

This is one of those stories that reminds you that despite all the “bad” stuff going on in..

Steph Curry dons cover of Variety… championing new career

When LeBron James signed recently with the Los Angeles Lakers, a lot of people realized..

Rolling Stone: Rising racial tension creating new era of Jim Crow

Rolling Stone magazine has always focused on music but has also had a penchant for..

University suspends relationship with Papa John’s after founder’s use of n-word

Recent words and actions by public figures exhibiting disrespect for Black folk have..

Colleges’ faculty members concerned about diversity at Los Angeles universities

Some faculty members at the community colleges in the Los Angeles are concerned..

Forbes report: Why McDonald’s, Coke and General Mills made African Americans their lead consumers

Forbes, which is a respected business magazine, offers a feature this week on how..

Once racist bar in Brooklyn now attracts Black customers, thanks to Black chef, co-owner

A year ago, a bar in Brooklyn called Summerhill BK was put on blast as “racist” after its..