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UPDATE: 6/29/2015 5:20 P.M.  Donald Trump has threatened to sue NBC to court. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:02:35 +0000
On June 30th, the Export-Import Bank’s charter will expire if Congress refuses to act. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:27:56 +0000
In the aftermath of the Emanuel AME Church shooting, many are focusing on the forgiving nature of the African community, but is all this discussion… View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:09:52 +0000
The dismal education statistics for young Black men are all too familiar, especially in cities like Camden, New Jersey, where poverty, crime and poor access to… View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:06:29 +0000
Kyemah McEntyre, the teen who achieved viral fame after creating the prom dress of the year, has gone on to do even bigger and better… View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:02:06 +0000
Sen. Cory Booker believes in the promise of America, but is “anguished” because “the work of America is not yet done. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:04:50 +0000
Lawmakers in Texas have found a loophole in issuing marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples, the Houston Chronicle reports. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:03:26 +0000
If last week wasn’t big enough with historic rulings on Obamacare and same-sex marriage, the Supreme Court made two more major announcements on Monday. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:37:59 +0000
Jada Pinkett Smith has had one heck of a career. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 07:00:02 +0000
NBC has formally cut business ties with business giant and 2016 presidential candidate Donald Trump over controversial remarks made about Mexicans. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:45:00 +0000
An Ole Miss football player has been arrested after reportedly punching his stepfather in defense of his mother, the Clarion-Ledger reports. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:42:00 +0000
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A Detroit mother has admitted guilt in the deaths of two of her children, whose bodies were found in the family's deep freezer in March, the Detroit Free Press reports. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:34:00 +0000
Last night’s 15th annual BET Awards, held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, gave black folks just what they wanted and needed: one another and a good time. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:22:00 +0000
The Episcopal Church General Convention Saturday elected Bishop Michael Curry to serve as the denomination’s new presiding bishop, making him the first African American to lead the 1.9-million-member church, the Associated Press reports. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:30:00 +0000
The Houston Texas City Council voted on June 24 to appoint Anthony Graves (pdf) to the board of the Houston Forensic Science Center, NBC News reports. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:02:45 +0000
Bad luck, bad driving or just instant karma? View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:08:44 +0000
It's been a good few days for America. On Thursday, the Supreme Court reaffirmed the Affordable Care Act. It is here to stay. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:16:25 +0000
Debate surrounding the Confederate flag has raged throughout the South since June 17, when nine African American churchgoers were killed by a white shooter in Charleston, South Carolina. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:15:26 +0000
Ava DuVernay knows a black superhero when she sees one. On Saturday, the “Selma” director wrote a tweet to express her support for 30-year-old activist Bree Newsome. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 22:15:50 +0000
A school that has been widely criticized for having a homogenous student body is actively working to increase diversity. Nine percent of the students in the incoming freshman class at Washington University in St. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:52:16 +0000
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- When André Pérez first left Haiti for the Dominican Republic in 1964, his new employer gave him a machete, a gallon of water and a bag. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:20:47 +0000
After a decade in development, Nina Simone’s authorized documentary “What Happened, Miss Simone?” was released in select theaters and on Netflix Friday. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:15:27 +0000
We spoke to the talented and heralded Dej Loaf at the 2015 BET Awards about her sexuality, the supreme court allowing gays everywhere to get married, and more. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:14:50 +0000
The cast of House Party reunite to celebrate the 25th anniversary of House Party. A.J Johnson proves that black don’t crack and Tisha Campbell talks about upcoming album. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 09:05:30 +0000
Caitlyn Jenner Dines With Trans Women During NYC Pride Weekend Caitlyn Jenner got all glammed up and hit up Pride weekend in NYC. It was her first real public appearance since revealing her big transition earlier this month. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 03:26:03 +0000
Chris Brown Parties At Playhouse After BET Awards After the show it’s the after party! Last night, Chris Brown celebrated his BET Award victories at Hollywood premiere night club Playhouse with super promoters Supreme Team and Miss Diddy. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 02:47:40 +0000
Florida Woman Kills Daughter And Grandchildren In Murder-Suicide Truly sad story. A Florida woman killed her own daughter as well as her two grandchildren before taking her own life sometime over the weekend. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:52:59 +0000
Big Sean Says Splitting With Ariana Grande Was A “Lesson” Big Sean opened up on his split from petite pop princess Ariana Grande earlier this year. View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:12:58 +0000
NeNe Leakes Leaves “Real Housewives of Atlanta” After 7 long seasons on the show, and becoming quite arguably the breakout star of the entire Bravo franchise, threatening to pull the trigger numerous times, and even getting a HUGE pay raise View
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:38:06 +0000
Civil rights activist Bree Newsome made headlines on Saturday, June 27 when she scaled a flagpole at the South Carolina state capitol to remove the Confederate flag. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:43:07 +0000
Needless to say, we're obsessed with Zendaya. The girls' got style and business chops to boot, and killer beauty savvy. Last night at the 2015 BET Awards, the 18-year-old recording artists was glowing—literally. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 21:10:23 +0000
Janet Jackson is an icon. During her two decade long career, the youngest of the Jackson dynasty sold over 140 million records, touched the hearts of fans all over the world and along with her brother, raised the bar for what it means to be a live performer. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 19:42:06 +0000
The countdown to the ESSENCE Festival is on!Bags are being packed, hair is getting laid and ESSENCE Fest attendees are gearing up for the country's biggest festival. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:25:10 +0000
Rapper Big Sean teamed up with Chris Brown and Ty Dolla $ign to re-create classic sitcom Martin for Sean's video for his latest single, Play No Games. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:47:48 +0000
Last night, Zendaya switched up her look and served a 70’s/Studio 54 look at the BET awards. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:40:40 +0000
Singer/Songwriter, Miguel has finally released his highly anticipated 3rd album, Wildheart and we are IN LOVE with it! The album features hit single, Coffee and collaborations with Kurupt and Lenny Kravitz. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:08:24 +0000
This we know for sure: Brandy killed it on the red carpet at the BET Awards. Hairstylist Tymothe Wallace for Motions Hair Care created Brandy’s hair for the BET Awards Sunday evening and we couldn't get enough. “Brandy is an icon,” says Wallace. View
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 03:39:24 +0000