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.

Black Americans are living a lot longer than they did in the past even though the life expectancy for Black people in the U.S. always falls below the national average. That still doesn’t quite tell the entire story as racial disparities in life expectancy persist.

The state of California might be one step closer to passing a historic proposal that could make reparations for Black Americans a reality in the state.

Researchers found that Black Americans who have spent time behind bars were 65% more likely to die prematurely than their white counterparts.

Here are five ways COVID-19 has disproportionately affected Black Americans and how where we were in March 2020 compares to where we are now.

While fodder for comedians and social commentary, many have assumed that these distinctively Black names are a modern phenomenon. Research shows that’s not true.

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A breakdown of the hidden history of Black nationalist women’s political activism.

The news that Doug Jones was Joe Biden's choice for U.S. attorney general drew attention to the former Alabama senator's prosecution of KKK members who bombed a historic Black church in Birmingham that killed four little Black girls in 1963.

One problem I know we can solve? Our representation in medical research. Black Americans and Latinos makeup 30% of the U.S. population but account for less than 10% of participants in genetic studies.

The apparent efforts by Iranians at trying to divide and conquer Americans through misinformation and propaganda was reminiscent of when Iran tried to do the same to Black Americans in 2015.