Lone Black senator for state stepping down

According to the Associated Press (AP), the only Black state senator for...

Zendaya snags deal to develop film asbout first Black grad of Vassar

Disney star Zendaya (“K.C. Undercover”) isn’t just waiting for her long career at..

Gymnast coach sentenced to up to 175 years for sexually abusing U.S. girls gymnast team members... Simone Biles speaks out

Although she didn’t testify, Olympic gold medal champion Simone Biles showed total..

Black community upset in Bay Area over pick for interim mayor

San Francisco supervisors chose a white man to serve as mayor until a June election...

Sure Black unemployment is at a record low, but…

The unemployment rate for African American workers has never been lower. Still, at..

Independent Black hair care firm signs major deal with Target

An Atlanta-based Black hair care company has signed a major deal for distribution in..

Spelman student lands $25,000 scholarship to study in England

Kyana Washington, a Black student at Spelman College in Atlanta, has been chosen at..

Jordan Peele only fifth Black director nominated for Oscar for Best Director

Most people know Jordan Peele as one half of the comic team Key & Peele, but he is..

NASA pulls Black astronaut from space station crew – was it racism?

NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps, who was slated to become the first Black crew member..

Immigration cops literally take Black woman off bus for “overstaying her tourist visa’

President Donald Trump’s hard stand on immigration caught a woman visiting from..

First Black woman pilot for Delta goes home to share passion for aviation

Even 22 years after becoming an airline pilot, Stephanie Johnson still gets the...

Hartford libraries to celebrate Black history

The city of Hartford is celebrating Black History Month (February) in a big way with...

Sen. Cory Booker slams head of Homeland Security on racism

Senator Cory Booker (D-New Jersey), one of the most vocal African American..

Are Black women the ideal American voter?

The past year saw a flurry of headlines trying desperately to understand parts of...

Black Excellence Youth Conference held in Madison

Sabrina Madison wants nothing to do with organizing the next Black Excellence..