With Allen v. Milligan, securing permanent federal voting protections and expanding local elections accessibility is imperative. Many in the nation are bracing themselves for a decision.

Crowdfunding services like GoFundMe and GiveSendGo primarily benefit the most privileged. Just ask Daniel Penny, Jordan Neely's killer.

The cinematographer and director was the first Black woman To write and produce a full-length independent film.

Cyrus Carmack-Belton’s murder by Rich Chow draws attention to the worst stereotypes among Black and Asian relations.

The U.S. Department of Education awarded more than $1 million in grants for HBCUs targeted and disrupted by racist bomb threats last year.

New York prosecutors charged 49-year-old Jay Bryant in the murder of hip-hop legend Jam Master Jay. It was the third indictment in the 2002 shooting death of the longtime Run-DMC member, born Jason Mizell.

Austin Schoemann was indicted by a federal grand jury for racially threatening multiple Black people and using death threats.

The unthinkable levels of racist devastation was inflicted on Black Wall Street in the Greenwood Business District on May 31, 1921.

The NAACP determined Florida is "hostile to Black Americans."

The 17-year-old was shot in the head after going to the wrong home.

The hoops star is the new face of a Black-founded brand.

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

Award-winning author and journalist asha bandele remembers Harry Belafonte as a master strategist.

Award-winning journalist Jemele Hill gets candid in an exclusive interview for NewsOne's inaugural digital cover.

Is it fair to sue someone for posting a picture they don't own, even if they're the one in the photo?

Hip-hop turns 50 this summer, and throughout its history, Latinos’ experiences have been important threads in this music’s cries for justice.

African, Caribbean and Middle Eastern immigrants throughout Europe have used hip-hop to advance racial and economic justice.

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Tim Scott announced his presidential campaign in the same week as the third anniversary of George Floyd's murder, drawing attention to claims he "doomed" police reform to fail in the Senate.

Cherelle Parker is the favorite to become the city's 100th mayor, the first woman and first Black woman to serve in the role.

Vice President Kamala Harris recently waded into "the real H-U" debate that pits Howard University against Hampton University, both HBCUs.

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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz caused an uproar with a tweet that claimed the late Dr. King would be "ashamed" of the NAACP's Florida travel advisory. Black Twitter schooled him quickly.

A GoFundMe has begun. "We can’t afford a lawyer,“ the teen's mother said.

A reinvestigation unearthed new evidence.

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Our Forever First Lady has launched a new health company.

Bowie State University is officially naming its theater at the HBCU's performing arts center after music legend Dionne Warwick.

Supreme Court Associate Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson was honored with a street renaming for her in Miami, where she was raised.

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This budget season, the D.C. Council has an incredible opportunity to reflect on the lessons of progressive, pandemic spending. The Council will take its final vote on the budget on Tuesday.

We have sifted through the myths and half-truths and uncovered the authentic story of how the Memorial Day holiday came into being.

Disability status doesn't protect Black men, women, or children from anti-Black violence.

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Dr. Zachary "Zach" Okhah, the plastic surgeon linked to Jacky Oh before her death, is a "BBL specialist" with negative online reviews.

Jacky Oh, the longtime partner of popular YouTube personality, actor and comedian DC Young Fly, has died, according to reports. She was 32 years old.

Funeral details have been released for Cyrus Carmack-Belton, the 14-year-old Black boy murdered by the owner of a gas station in Columbia, South Carolina. 

If you’re looking to impress Dad with a delicious grilled steak here are some grilling tips that will have the family coming for seconds.

Hollywood actor John Beasley has died at the age of 79. His death was confirmed by his son Tyrone Beasley.

Judge Joe Brown's years-old comments suggesting "it's a lie" Tina Turner was abused by Ike Turner have resurfaced after the singer's death.

Never one to hold back her opinion, Dionne Warwick said she doesn't believe that Mariah Carey and Toni Braxton have reached "icon" status.

Serena Williams' daughter Olympia gave the most adorable reaction to the news that she would be a big sister.

On this Memorial Day, take a moment to reflect on some of the other monuments erected in honor of their selfless sacrifice and service to the United States.