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Get into a good groove with a few great shows airing over the holiday weekend. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:38:52 +0000
In the wake of Symone Marshall, who died in jail last month in Walker County, Texas, NewsOne remembers other African-American women who have died in the custody of law enforcement officers in recent years. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 18:46:14 +0000
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Politicians are promoting legislation in support of the Blue Lives Matter movement. It's a misperception that assaults on police officers are on the rise. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 18:39:33 +0000
More than eight months after Gabay's death, it's unclear what led police to the alleged gunman. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 18:21:54 +0000
Authorities say the remains have not yet been identified, but believe Williams led them to the right location. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 17:46:18 +0000
Baylor University fired its football coach and demoted its president over their mishandling of campus sexual assault allegations. An independent investigation criticizes the football program's culture. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 16:51:11 +0000
There are way too many subliminal and overt racist messages to unpack here. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 16:25:51 +0000
It’s Howard University homecoming this weekend, right? View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:45:00 +0000
A mass shooting on the campus of Umpqua Community College in Oregon Thursday has left 10 dead and more than 20 injured, and conflicting stories are emerging about the shooter. View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 19:21:00 +0000
Alabama requires a photo ID to vote. View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 18:45:00 +0000
In an August decision made public Tuesday, the New Jersey Civil Service Commission refused to overturn the firing of a corrections officer who reportedly exchanged racist text messages with co-workers in group chats on cellphones smuggled into Camden County Jail, View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 18:00:00 +0000
The third annual Hutchins Centers Honors convened Wednesday evening at Harvard University’s Sanders Theatre. The event honors trailblazers in politics, culture, business and finance. View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:23:00 +0000
While scrolling through Facebook posts Tuesday, between pudgy, dancing babies and the latest political debate, one status stopped me cold. View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 21:31:04 +0000
It’s time to end the practice of putting juveniles in solitary confinement. View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 16:19:00 +0000
A New York woman who used to work for the New York City Administration for Children’s Services is now being investigated for the 2008 death of one of her children after she was arrested Monday for allegedly throwing her newborn daughter out the window of her bo View
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 15:35:00 +0000
Recently, Ray Lewis, the African American former NFL player for the Baltimore Ravens, put a video on his Facebook page where he expressed his pain over the high homicide rate in African American communities. I am highly sympathetic to his remarks. View
When a relationship is brand new, loving your partner comes easy. You're still hyper curious about each other and growing as a couple every day. But eventually, you're bound to encounter some roadblocks that will test your love. View
Everyone can learn a thing or two from these instant BFFs. A photo recently shared on Facebook by mother Ayanna Barrows of Randallstown, Maryland, shows her 3-year-old daughter, Cyrah, hugging a 4-year-old boy. View
Bless those of you who were able to make it through the Season 12 trailer for "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and not roll your eyes at the sight of Rob Kardashian. View
Melissa Harris-Perry was at 30 Rockefeller Center prepping for her MSNBC show last month when she witnessed the taping of an all-white panel of journalists and analysts discussing black voters in South Carolina. View
WASHINGTON — Saa’s life has changed beyond recognition in the two years since she escaped the most notorious mass kidnapping by Nigerian militant group Boko Haram. View
Wendell Pierce has a solution to help Baltimore’s local economy recover from the violent protests against police over the 2015 death of Freddie Gray. View
An all-male panel in the House of Representatives considered a bill on Thursday that would ban sex-selective and race-based abortions in the United States, saying such a bill is needed because women of color have higher than average rates of abortion. View
Angela Simmons Reveals Baby Bump, Confirms She’s Pregnant Oh… Now you wanna be confirming something? Angela Simmons is no longer hiding her baby bump! The reality star and entrepreneur took to Instagram to share the good news. View
Sat, 28 May 2016 04:02:10 +0100
What does the boomslang snake like to eat? Well this one in South Africa’s Kruger National Park has a taste for chameleons. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 22:30:58 +0100
Teen Burglars Held At Gunpoint And Forced To Call Cops On Themselves If THIS doesn’t teach these lil bastards to cut out the shenanigans, then nothin’ will… Via KATU A homeowner caught three 14-year-olds burglarizing his Coos Bay house on View
Fri, 27 May 2016 21:04:49 +0100
Amber Heard Files For Restraining Order Against Johnny Depp Just days following the tragic death of Johnny Depp’s mother his wife Amber Heard has filed for divorce from the A-list star. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 20:02:08 +0100
Must-See Memes Of The Week Back at it again with the absolute funniest (and pettiest) meme comedy for your weekend cackles. Hit the flip for the funniest memes of the week. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:58:07 +0100
This may explain why a recent survey conducted by online dating site Plenty of Fish found that single mothers are finding partners 10 percent faster than the average user. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:56:40 +0100
Why are BET Rap City videos not readily available? Anyway, one particular famed interview on the long gone show was when Big Tigger chopped it up with Ghostface Killah, and might have been moments from catching a fade. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:20:31 +0100
Gucci Mane wasted absolutely no time getting back to work. He just dropped a new song “First Day Out The Feds” produced by Mike-Will Made It. View
Fri, 27 May 2016 19:09:58 +0100
There was something special about Lemonade that I couldn’t quite put my finger on—something richly familiar that was being conveyed perfectly. It came to me in a rush after my third viewing. View
The Obamas continue to represent nonstop stability and love within their marriage. View
We finally know what Beyoncé’s highly-anticipated Lemonade premiere was about – and we are so here for it.Lemonade is a celebration of Black art, Black history, Black love, Black beauty, Black pain and Black triumph. View
Underground fans, it's time to rejoice!The runaway slave drama that has captivated the minds and hearts of 3 million viewers every week has been renewed for a second season, said Matt Cherniss, president and general manager of WGN America and Tribune Studios. View
Lil Kim is making waves on social media after sharing a series of Instagram selfies on Sunday where the famed rapper looks virtually unrecognizable.  Lil Kim, born Kimberly Denise Jones, has never been shy about her cosmetic surgeries. View
Prince was more than a musical legend – he was a friend.That’s how singer Meli’sa Morgan knew him. She became acquainted with him in 1986 when he allowed her to cover his song “Do Me, Baby. View
It seems everyone was glued to a screen watching the premiere of Lemonade Saturday night, and those who weren't quickly caught up. Queen Bey's visual album and HBO special had everyone talking, including your favorite celebs. View
Shortly after Lemonade premiered, fashion designer Rachel Roy posted a photo to Instagram with the caption, "Good hair don’t care, but we will take good lighting, for selfies, or self truths, always. View