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The special counsel for the state attorney general's office in Michigan said Tuesday that manslaughter and other related charges could come forth in relation to the ongoing Flint water crisis. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:43:09 +0000
An unarmed, naked teenager identified as David Joseph, 17, was shot and killed by Austin police officer Geoffrey Freeman the morning of Feb. 8. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:22:51 +0000
Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn McCarrel reportedly shot himself Monday in front of the Ohio Statehouse building in Columbus. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 21:18:09 +0000
Charles Sebesta was disbarred for his conduct in the conviction of Anthony Graves, who spent 18 years in prison on charges. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:46:36 +0000
In the midst of the Flint, Michigan, water crisis, Gov. Rick Snyder surprised his wife with a lavishly appointed birthday cake replete with jewels and high-end designer names such as Chanel, and a Michael Kors purse, reports the New York Daily News. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:45:13 +0000
Scores of mourners gathered at the First Corinthian Baptist Church in Harlem on Monday to say their final farewells to award-winning journalist Michael J. Feeney. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:22:48 +0000
Cam Newton is not here for your judgment calls. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:16:41 +0000
It's no secret that DMX has battled drug addiction for some time now, and according to new reports, the Yonkers, New York rapper suffered an overdose late last night. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:23:07 +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
WASHINGTON -- Hillary Clinton has the black vote in her hands. Eighty percent of black Democratic voters intended to cast their ballots for the 2016 presidential candidate in August 2015 -- and not much has changed since then. But with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt. View
Hillary Clinton loves black people. And black people love Hillary—or so it seems. Black politicians have lined up in droves to endorse her, eager to prove their loyalty to the Clintons in the hopes that their faithfulness will be remembered and rewarded. View
Hillary Clinton may be counting on support from black and Latino voters to score the Democratic presidential nomination, but not everyone's on board with that plan.A memo to Clinton supporters, sent by campaign manager Robby Mook, outlined her path to victory. View
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A one-year-old girl was killed on Tuesday when a bullet from an apparent gang-related shooting pierced the wall of her Los Angeles home and struck her in the head, law enforcement officers said. View
WASHINGTON -- Footage of a Maryland traffic stop posted to Facebook Monday offers yet another example of the many hazards of "driving while black. View
Few people decide to divorce without spending months -- sometimes even years -- soul searching and deliberating that decision.Below, experts share seven things you absolutely must consider before calling it quits. 1. Have we tried marriage counseling? View
The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, that exposed thousands of children to lead-tainted water and contributed to countless other maladies is finally receiving the national attention it deserves. View
Teaching students about the reality of racism is important, and one video has gone viral showing what can happen when a student believes it hasn't been taught right. View
Cute candid moment. On a side note…has anyone figured out what the lyrics to this song are yet?? View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 01:06:29 +0000
Khloe Kardashian Breaks Up With James Harden Looks like Khloe Kardashian is back on the market. View
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:02:13 +0000
Special moment for these young ladies. #blackhistorymonth #danceatthewhitehouse pic.twitter. View
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 23:17:15 +0000
Iggy Azalea Talks Pregnancy, Future Children’s Upbringing And Possibly Being Married Already The TMZ paps caught up with Iggy Azalea at LAX today and it sounds like she let it slip that she and Nick “Swaggy P” Young have already View
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:51:55 +0000
Bible Thumpers Try To Exorcise Ted Cruz At New Hampshire Campaign Event Via RawStory “Ted Cruz look in the mirror and let the evil spirit depart!” one man exclaimed. “He’s possessed by a demon! View
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:27:11 +0000
Ciara And Baby Future Photographed At LAX With Baby Future After spending some time with his rapper Daddy, baby Future was spotted back in the arms of his mom Ciara along with her Seahawks QB boyfriend Russell Wilson at View
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:12:52 +0000
Shade files… Is NeNe Leakes Dissing Cynthia Bailey??? Remember when we told you that NeNe Leakes and Sheree Whitfield were getting close again on “The Real Housewives Of Atlanta”??? View
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 22:12:11 +0000
The New Hampshire primaries are underway, and political pundits expect Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump to come out victorious. View
The city of Flint, Michigan, has introduced an extensive plan to combat the city’s ongoing water crisis. View
We know, we know: There's no such thing as too much Mary J. Blige, but isn't it time that you update your iPhone playlists?In celebration of our 7th annual Black Women in Music event, we've curated the ultimate list of musical up-and-comers. Even better? View
It’s been three years since gospel star Tina Campbell had to publicly deal with the ugly truth that her husband Teddy Campbell had cheated on her multiple times. View
There was no kiddie table, temper tantrums or boycotts, but instead there was a colorless debate panel politely pitting the Republican candidates against each other. Most notably, we saw Chris Christie taking the bait and Marco Rubio losing his edge. View
Who does an artistic genius look to for inspiration?If you’re Kendrick Lamar, it’s a combination of people, places and things.The rapper recently opened up to and explained the origins of his 2015 album, To Pimp a Butterfly. View
I love a good contour as much as the next girl, but at some point you start to wonder if we've taken things too far. That point of wonder is when you discover that neck contouring is now a thing. View
Will Smith has nothing but good things to say about his Fresh Prince co-star Janet Hubert, as well as his son Jaden’s unique fashion style. View