As amended, the autopsy confirms that Elijah died due to "acute Ketamine administration during violent subdual and restraint by law enforcement and emergency response personnel."

The states with the highest increases in purges were states with a history of voting discrim­in­a­tion. 

Iconic sitcom "A Different World," which turns 35 this year, has had a lasting influence on HBCUs and Black culture as a whole.

Adrianne Shropshire, founder and executive director of BlackPAC and the affiliated Black Progressive Action Coalition, recently spoke with Charlotte's own "The Olympia D Show" about the upcoming election and why it's important to be engaged in this cycle.

Walker’s corporation previously pledged that 15 percent of all profits would go to various non-profit charities.

The widening Mississippi welfare scandal involving Brett Favre draws attention to the state's food stamp recipients, most of whom are Black and brown.

Unanswered questions linger after the Boston Celtics suspended their head coach.

Protecting historically Black colleges and universities doesn't appear to be a priority for law enforcement, but a lack of public arrests could embolden others to act similarly in an effort to threaten these institutions with violence.

High School student Tauris Sledge is facing criminal charges in Tennessee through no apparent fault of his own, according to viral video footage.

Republican governors are framing student debt cancellation as a class issue, pushing the false narrative that relief punishes the poor and rewards the rich.

Black-led civil rights groups opposing Democrat's new policing bills that fund law enforcement urged the Congressional Black Caucus to resist supporting the legislation.

From 1830 to 1854 'Free' Frank McWorter spent more than $14,000 freeing 16 family members from bondage. $14,000 in 1850 is worth $531,777.44 today.

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.

Over a year before the 2022 general election, the California recall election is generating much attention.  What started off as a long-shot frustration before the pandemic turned into a referendum on Gov. Gavin Newsom’s handling of various issues.