EMILY's List President Laphonza Butler is set to be the nation's third-ever Black woman U.S. Senator after California Gov. Gavin Newsome selected her to fill Dianne Feinstein's seat.

As California approves a new Ebony Alert bill in effort to better locate missing Black youth & women, is this cultural need racially fair?

New Orleans residents are prepping for the worst as salt could be threatening their drinking water due to droughts.

American Airlines is under fire after staff accused a Black father of trafficking his own kids during a flight from Atlanta to Los Angeles.

The parents of the Black girl who was passed up for a medal at a Gymnastics Ireland event called the apology "useless."

The cause of death for MTV Star Jacky Oh has been revealed after she suddenly died in May at the age of 32.

A Black couple in Queens, New York, sued their white neighbor who sprayed water on their dinner party guests in a move straight out of the Jim Crow playbook.

The way some Americans distort the racist history of the U.S. into an uplifting – and sanitized – moral lesson is an example why separating fact from fiction is critical in teaching about slavery.

Republicans' attempts to defy a Supreme Court decision were in vain.

On Wednesday, Prosecutors began to make their case that officers did not have the authority to detain Elijah McClain

Travis King has been "expelled" from North Korea more than two months after the U.S. soldier defected from South Korea, but there are still more questions than answers.

The centrality of the Bible in Black life cannot be overstated, Rev. Osagyefo Sekou writes.

In all its wisdom, the Supreme Court has joyfully unleashed its wrecking ball of justice to obliterate affirmative action.

The teen who refused to give his Citi Bike bike to Sarah Jane Comrie and his family spoke out about the viral incident.

Senate Chaplain Barry Black seemed to throw a good amount of shade at the entire Senate during his invocation to open the debate over whether witnesses should be allowed to testify in the impeachment trial.