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Students at FGCU are reeling after "Kill N******," coupled with an image of a man hanging from a tree, was left on a campus whiteboard. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:58:56 +0100
Supreme Justice Clarence Thomas says government institutions are broken. He included the high court in his assessment. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:06:06 +0100
Willie Morgan, who hails from Georgia, grows actual cotton in Harlem to teach children in his neighborhood about slavery. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:18:11 +0100
The San Francisco district attorney declines to charge filmmaker Kevin Epps in a fatal shooting. Epps claims it's a case of self-defense. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:25:47 +0100
Willie Bell, a 44-year-old Chicago man, is accused of murdering his romantic rival, Timothy Lawrence, 48, by dressing as a meter reader to gain access to his home. View
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:38:15 +0100
Newly released surveillance video disproves a Georgia school's initial claim that a 13-year-old student was able to walk after being slammed to the ground several times by a teacher--resulting in an amputation of the student's right leg. View
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:41:42 +0100
Racist social media images connected to Xavier University spark outrage. Black students say the campus client enables these ongoing incidents. View
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:46:03 +0100
Quietly, over the last few weeks, the New York team of agents and prosecutors in the Eric Garner case have been replaced by civil rights lawyers from Washington, who think that charges should be brought against the officer who placed the late Garner in a chokehol View
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:16:52 +0100
On Wednesday, Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young helped his team defeat the Houston Rockets, then he left the game and rushed straight to a Los Angeles hospital to sit on baby watch. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:31:00 +0100
Eight-month-old Enita Salubi died after her nanny, Oluremi Oyindasola, 66, allegedly force-fed the baby until she became unresponsive and  died, the Washington Post reports. Oyindasola, of Glenarden, Md. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:39:03 +0100
Kevin Jackson, 17, was shot Sept. 1 after an argument with a 15-year-old foe on a Southeast street in Washington, D.C., according to the Washington Post. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:54:22 +0100
Three people pleaded guilty Wednesday to kidnapping and killing a 13-year-old Detroit boy who disappeared earlier this year after picking up less than $100 that one of them had dropped outside an east side store, Detroit News reports. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:29:03 +0100
A ticket allows you admission to a game. It doesn’t mean that you get to flip off Oklahoma City Thunder star point guard Russell Westbrook. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:25:42 +0100
Donald Trump unveiled his “new deal for Black America” Wednesday to a predominantly white Charlotte, N.C., crowd, and painted himself as the great white savior to fix all the problems plaguing the black community. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:07:35 +0100
A Florida university campus has been left in shock after a threatening sentence was left scrawled on a whiteboard on campus, accompanied by a graphic drawing, WBBH reports. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:52:43 +0100
A black Washington, D.C., police officer who had been off-duty and dressed in plainclothes is accusing Prince George’s County, Md. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:32:52 +0100
Ashton Brooks, a black student athlete who made history by becoming the first girl to join Midland, Michigan’s Dow High School ). View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:46:58 +0100
WASHINGTON ― President Barack Obama commuted the sentences of 98 federal prisoners on Thursday, meaning he has shortened the sentences of 872 individuals over the course of his presidency. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:43:06 +0100
First lady Michelle Obama on Thursday appeared with Hillary Clinton on the campaign trail for the first time, and reiterated her case for why the former secretary of state is unquestionably qualified to be president. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:39:43 +0100
One of the most highly visible symbols of LGBT equality in America became the victim of an anti-LGBTQ attack this week. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:25:53 +0100
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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:20:31 +0100
TMZ reported early Wednesday that Jay Z met with Prince’s sister Tyka in an effort to “snap up all the unreleased Prince music” held in the singer’s much-vaunted vault at Paisley Park. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:20:14 +0100
WASHINGTON ― The founder of a fringe right-wing group issued a “call to action” this week asking members of the organization to go undercover to watch for voter fraud and voter intimidation at polling places on Election Day. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:55:46 +0100
In the nearly 180 years that historically black colleges and universities have been around, these schools have been a pillar in the black community and have made major contributions. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:35:12 +0100
Rob Kardashian Threatens Pilot Jones Who Was Seen Kissing Blac Chyna One pregnancy don’t stop no messy azz show. According to TMZ, the cops are investigating Rob Kardashian for threats he made against one of Blac Chyna’s “male friends”. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:57:19 +0100
You know how even the biggest bully on the playground eventually meets his match when he tries to punk the wrong kid? View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:28:34 +0100
TeacherBae Is Taking Her Talents On The Road Remember the “TeacherBae“Patrice Brown? The grade school teacher that took social media by storm with scantily clad classroom fashion. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:44:04 +0100
Fans Are Torn Over Raven Symone Raven Symone has announced that she is leaving The View. Not only that, she’s decided to leave in order to do a new season of That’s So Raven. Rejoice! View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:40:04 +0100
We have been putting up the BTS footage of Beyonce’s “Formation Tour” for a minute now. This is the latest glimpse from a Bey concert out in Barcelona, Spain. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:17:50 +0100
We tried to look up Lisa Johnson, but got nothing since 2008 on the woman. Turns out, Dre’s mother admitted to Lisa having a child when he was 17, but Lisa says he was younger than that. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:50:16 +0100
On Keeping Up With The Kardashians, Rob Kardashian goes MIA forcing Kim to call Blac Chyna about their latest argument. Turn the pages for more from Blac Chyna’s family and the Kardashians. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:37:30 +0100
Instagram Model Breaks The Internet In Spiderman Costume Nikki from Ohio is the Spiderman banger of your dreams! View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:27:57 +0100
Twitter announced Thursday that it would be shutting down Vine, it's popular short-form video app that changed social media, in the coming months. We remember the platform with some of the best Vines the app had to offer. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:22:59 +0100
Gabrielle stepped out last night in Atlanta for the premiere of 'Almost Christmas'. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:06:42 +0100
The singer is showing everyone how to dance their way to fab abs with her new fitness site. (Thanks, girl! View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:57:40 +0100
Eudoxie and Ludacris share some of their baby bliss with fans to usher in the Halloween season. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:52:26 +0100
After just two seasons, the actress and talk show host is leaving The View to focus on developing a follow-up to her hit series That's So Raven. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:02:01 +0100
“How we approach almost one week a month for almost 40 years of our lives is important. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:43:31 +0100
The comedian is in talks with the company to play Santa in an upcoming comedy View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 18:08:23 +0100
The 25-year-old model will wear the 450-carat spectacle during this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. View
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 17:36:46 +0100