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Our surprise that five Black police officers could brutalize another Black man indicates we have an impoverished understanding of race and racism in this country.

D.C. homeowner Jason Lewis is expected to be charged with murder for shooting Karon Blake for allegedly breaking into cars. Cops identified the slain 13-year-old as a car burglar and concealed his killer's name for more than three weeks.

Republicans in Florida are pushing to remove permits on concealed firearms.

"We believe justice has been served," Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx said about dropping sex abuse charges against disgraced singer R. Kelly.

The Rickey Smiley Morning Show wanted to take a moment and offer up thoughts, prayers and some cherished memories they've had with Brandon Smiley after Rickey shared the tragic news of his passing Sunday.

Amber Carr, the sister of Atatiana Jefferson, died on Monday after losing her battle with heart complications, according to family attorneys. 

Last year, outrage sparked after a slave cabin in Mississippi was listed on Airbnb, but why was this even a thing?

Jason Whitlock, the Clayton Bigsby of Steven A. Smiths, blamed single Black mothers for the violent killing of Tyre Nichols at the hands of Memphis police.

The Memphis Fire Department fired three workers for failing to render aid to Tyre Nichols following a violent traffic stop on Jan. 7. They were previously "relieved of duty" pending the outcome of an investigation.

Jason DeSimas, Jason Stanley, Randy Smith and Daniel Dorson previously each pleaded guilty to one count of committing a hate crime.

Memphis Police Department "shielded" white cop Preston Hemphill, unlike the Black officers involved in Tyre Nichols' death, Ben Crump said.

Barbie created a doll inspired by the legacy of pioneering pilot Bessie Coleman.