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Concern and outrage heighten as Black and Latinx teen girls continue to go missing in Washington, D.C. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:19:09 +0000
Spike Lee recently said it's “fishy” that Colin Kaepernick remains an NFL free agent. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:03:49 +0000
The Chicago teenage girl in Facebook Live sexual assault is now getting harassed by neighborhood kids. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:40:27 +0000
Over a dozen District teenagers, ranging in age from 14 to 18—all Black or Hispanic—are missing. Concerned residents held a town hall meeting to question officials. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:32:39 +0000
The world-renowned singer FaceTimed with Ebony Banks, a Texas teen whose last wish was to meet her idol. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:38:14 +0000
CBC leaders met with Trump Wednesday and raised “several areas of concern,” including his description of Black communities as “completely lawless,” proposed cuts to domestic programs that will harm low-income people, troubling positions on law enforcement View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:30:08 +0000
A Seminole County employee in Florida posted to Facebook that Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala, who is Black, should be "hung from a tree" before being suspended without pay from his job Monday. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 02:30:26 +0000
A new Las Vegas, Nevada study said that drivers are less likely to stop and pump the brakes for African-American pedestrians, supporting the "walking while Black" phenomenon. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 01:22:50 +0000
Students at Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, Fla., staged a sit-in earlier this week demanding a change in the way African-American history is taught in Duval County Public Schools, Action News Jax reports. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:19:46 +0000
Updated Jan. 12, 2017; 12:48 p.m. EST: Ben Carson sat before a Senate committee Thursday morning to make the case that he should be confirmed to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:57:46 +0000
Two women were arrested in Florida on Wednesday for helping a man wanted in the fatal shooting of his pregnant ex-girlfriend and an Orlando, Fla., police officer, officials announced, according to Reuters. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:53:08 +0000
President-elect Donald Trump held his first press conference since winning the presidency to less-than-stellar reviews. Trump was combative and elusive when questioned about Russia’s involvement in his bid to become president and compared the U.S. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:45:04 +0000
Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has come out against President-elect Donald Trump’s attorney general pick Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.), noting that he doesn’t believe Sessions will be willing to go against Trump should the law require he do so. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:54:49 +0000
The Florida teen who is already facing multiple charges for allegedly pretending to be a doctor is now facing even more charges in a separate Virginia fraud case, NBC News reports. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:18:06 +0000
LaQueena Hunter Grover, now a mother of four, is accustomed to big babies. Her first two children weighed just over 7 pounds and her third child was a whopping 11.9 pounds. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:01:38 +0000
As a majority of Americans await the inauguration of a president they didn’t vote for, even more Americans face an unclear future about their health care coverage. View
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 10:00:21 +0000
A historic church recently purchased by an avowed white supremacist caught fire and burned to the ground Wednesday in North Dakota, sparking an investigation by fire officials, according to local media reports. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:01:59 +0000
We all want to feel healthy and strong. And if there is any group of experts who live and breathe that philosophy, it’s fitness trainers and athletes. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:48:37 +0000
The National Institutes of Health recently announced that it will fund the largest-ever study of African-American cancer survivors. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:23:21 +0000
French actress Karidja Touré may have first caught your attention in 2015 after the U.S. release of the coming-of-age drama “Girlhood. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:09:04 +0000
Black representation in ballet is crucial. That’s why organizations like Dance Theatre of Harlem have always made sure black ballet dancers see themselves on stage. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:46:48 +0000
Eight years ago, RuPaul Charles brought nine relatively unknown drag queens from across America into one workroom for a reality-based competition series best described as a hybrid of “America’s Next Top Model” and “Project Runway. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:25:05 +0000
A teenager in Denison, Texas, who made widely publicized claims that she was kidnapped and raped by three black men in ski masks admitted to police Tuesday that it was all a lie. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:21:45 +0000
A cloud of fear has settled over many Americans since Donald Trump was elected president. Since Nov. 8, people have been shot, synagogues have been threatened, and even children aren’t spared from bigotry. But how much are these acts of hate on the rise? View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:59:20 +0000
Barack Obama Releases Statement Praising ACA On Act’s 7th Anniversary Ain’t no American Health Care Act, bih. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:46:00 +0000
Eudoxie Is Bae Remember when Luda said he has h*es in different area codes? Well it took one fine a$$ woman to get him to stick to on area code and get his life in order. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:24:09 +0000
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:08:32 +0000
Erica Dixon Arrested After Traffic Stop TMZ is reporting that Love and Hip Hop Atlanta’s Erika Dixon was arrested by police, after she allegedly “fled the scene” of  a traffic stop. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:49:24 +0000
See How Drake Is Living In His $8 Million Hidden Hills, California House If the check the credits of Drake’s new “playlist” More Life, you’ll see songs that were recorded at “Sandra Gale Studios, Yolo Estate, California”. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:47:28 +0000
A lil positivity…. Google Opening Howard University West Google is announcing big plans with one of the nation’s most premier HBCUs. Google and Howard University have teamed up to launch computer science residency in Silicon Valley. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:41:57 +0000
Lebron James Warns Lavar Ball In Vain Not To Mention His Kids SMH. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:54:24 +0000
Drake Gets Sade Tattoo Yesterday we showed you Drake hanging out and getting his hands on our beloved Sade. Now he’s out here so sprung that he got a damn tattoo of her on his side. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:31:10 +0000
We're breaking down some of the most commonly asked questions about the retirement plan. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:42:29 +0000
The star also got a little help from Cynthia Erivo. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 19:54:16 +0000
In an unprecedented move, Google is opening 'Howard West' on its Mountain View campus to train Black coders and promote diversity in Silicon Valley. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:39:46 +0000
Long hair, don't care! View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:03:38 +0000
The gift that keeps on giving. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:52:15 +0000
Faith just released another new single from her forthcoming album 'The King & I,' and it features a message for all of the wives out there. View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 17:25:52 +0000
Happy Birthday Chaka! View
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:56:10 +0000