HBCU homecomings are important cultural staples in the Black community that have been largely absent during the pandemic. The tradition resumes this year.

The president ordered “a full and unconditional pardon” for all U.S. citizens and permanent residents previously convicted of simple possession of marijuana at the federal level and in D.C.

Part ad campaign and part "Where's Waldo" style social experience, "The Magic Street Search," is exclusive to Verizon customers using Google Maps.

Lauryn Hill's daughter and Bob Marley's granddaughter Selah Marley caught flack for proudly wearing Kanye's "White Lives Matter" shirt.

So-called pro-life conservatives "don't care" if Herschel Walker paid for his ex-girlfriend's abortion as long as he wins his Senate race.

The Wisconsin Institute for Law and Liberty is showing us who they really are.

Who can forget the iconic moment Jim Redmond helped his injured son cross the finish line at the 1992 Olympics?

His rulings reveal a broader ultraconservative agenda to roll back social and political gains.

Football players in California were not expelled for a racist TikTok video "prank."

The Congressional Bipartisan HBCU Caucus sent a letter pressing AG Merrick Garland and FBI Director Christopher Wray to act on Black college bomb threats.

Among the first arguments is one of the few remaining sections of the Voting Rights Act.

There is a ghost roaming the halls of Pickens County Museum in South Carolina and his name is Willie Earle.

Learn about changes to voting rights since 2020 and how to cast your ballot in the upcoming midterm elections.

The woman at the center of Emmett Till's death dictated “I Am More Than A Wolf Whistle” more than a decade ago. It represents the first time she has spoken openly about the case.

William Allen Clark, 19, Jonathan Andrew Miller, 18, and a 17-year-old boy have been arrested in Miami for sexually assaulting a 29-year-old woman walking to her car, reports Miami’s Local10.com. The young woman was walking in a parking lot at 2:30 a.m. when the three men attacked her and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint. According […]

Muhammed Jah (pictured) of The Gambia told the BBC in a recent interview of a friend who went to the airport in the late 1990s to pick up a consultant who was in the country teach his department the then-popular word processing program, WordPerfect. SEE ALSO: Allen West’s Runaway Slave Rhetoric Surprised, Jah asked, “how […]

Matthew Hammond (pictured) of Gwinnett County, Ga. was arrested this week after allegedly trying to fight a police officer and eating his own feces, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. SEE ALSO: Allen West’s Runaway Slave Rhetoric Police arrived at a residence on July 3 after Hammond’s mother called to report that her some was “walking around out […]

In spite of lying to the court, George Zimmerman walked out of Seminole County Jail this afternoon, after posting $1 million bond, according to the Orlando Sentinel. RELATED: Trayon’s Mom Disappointed Over Zimmerman Bond About his release, Zimmerman attorney Don West reportedly told reporters that Zimmerman was “happy” to be out of jail, “He is […]

Lisette Bamenga allegedly gassed her two small children (pictured) to death and tried to take her own life in a suspected murder-suicide attempt, the New York Daily News reports. SEE ALSO: Freeman: Obama Is Not America’s First Black President New York Police Department officials say that they found a suicide note near the bodies of her five-year-old […]

From Abner Louima and Amadou Diallo to Sean Bell and Oscar Grant, Black men in the United States of America are murdered, beaten, and violated by officers of the law sworn to “protect and serve” them. Men, such as Darryll C. Price, Lorenzo Collins, Roger Owensby Jr., Jeffrey Irons, and Timothy Thomas, were all found guilty and […]

Vanessa Olmos (pictured), a transsexual woman who was once a man, is accused of molesting a 14-year-old boy at a hotel she was working at as a maid, Orlando television station WKMG reports. SEE ALSO: Allen West’s Runaway Slave Rhetoric The alleged act took place on Wednesday at a Days Inn in Orlando. He knocked […]

Some victories pivotal to African-American advancement in the 1950s occurred by way of boycotts, marches, and legal arguments. For other accomplishments, we have the tenacity, determination, and superlative talent of American tennis legend Althea Gibson (pictured) to thank. SEE ALSO: Was ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ Postracial? Gibson became the first Black player to win Wimbledon […]

Stephanie Hicks shot herself in the head with a cop’s gun while inside of his police vehicle, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. SEE ALSO: Things To Do Miami Besides The Beach An Alton police officer saw Hicks, 20, walking across the Clark Bridge, which crosses the Mississippi River at Alton. The cop was alerted by […]

Actress Holly Robinson Peete (pictured left) gave rapper 50 Cent (pictured) a piece of her mind, after he tweeted what he thought was a joke about autism on his Twitter site.  The incensed Mom, who has a child with autism, shamed the hip-hop mogul on her website, forcing him to remove the offensive tweet from his site, reports […]

14-year-old Unique Russell was killed while attending a fireworks show on the 4th of July, reports KTLA.com. According to the L.A. County Sheriff’s office, a 12-year-old girl and a 21-year-old man were also shot. Two men reportedly shot into the crowd of revelers from a van across the street. They remain at large. “[Unique] was laying […]