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Attorney Chokwe Antar Lumumba, 31, lost his bid to replace his late father, revolutionary human rights attorney Chokwe Lumumba, as mayor of Jackson, MS to… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:53:51 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is broadening the criteria it will use in evaluating clemency petitions from certain federal prisoners and expects the changes… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:28:21 +0000
Kevin Canty (pictured above), a retired New York City police officer, stands accused of fatally shooting his wife, Jessica Mera (pictured below), 40, ten times in front… View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:34:27 +0000
The New York City Police Department (NYPD) is known around the world for its history of violence and brutality, particularly against underserved communities of color. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:16:56 +0000
Gil Voigt (pictured left), an Ohio teacher, has been placed on the unemployment line after making a racially charged comment about President Barack Obama to… View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:28:53 +0000
Stephanie Collette Wallace Case Type: Endangered Date of Birth: December 20, 1959 Missing Date: January 9, 2005 Age Now: 54 Missing City: Richmond Missing State:… View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:03:29 +0000
According to the Rev Al Sharpton, front page headlines that described him as a ‘snitch’ and a ‘rat’ only helped to make this year’s NAN… View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:46:10 +0000
Gun violence in Chicago isn’t letting up. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:39:54 +0000
It's that time of year. Students from coast to coast will soon be receiving their degrees and taking their first steps out into the world as adults. There's been a lot of work, study and now the reward of accomplishment. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:20:34 +0000
DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court decision Tuesday upholding the state's ban on racial preference in college admissions comes as the University of Michigan has been taking steps to reach out to minorities and make them feel welcome on campus. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:27:43 +0000
I am a black man and I have grown tired -- wait, make that utterly disgusted with the constant reports -- I see in the news each day about other black men both young and old who really don't amount to anything. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:58:07 +0000
The Supreme Court upheld Michigan's ban on affirmative action Tuesday, but not without a blistering dissent from Justice Sonia Sotomayor. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:40:28 +0000
James Franco and Seth Rogen's spoof of Kanye West's video for "Bound 2" was so brilliant that West apparently wanted the actors to do a live performance of it the night before his wedding to Kim Kardashian. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:32:08 +0000
Ebony magazine has announced a major change to its staff, naming Mitzi Miller as the new editor-in-chief of the publication. Desiree Rogers, CEO of Johnson Publishing Company, announced the change today, praising Miller's talent. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:31:38 +0000
The walls of my house, together, are a Crayola box. No room looks the same, or has a consistent theme; one room doesn't necessarily 'blend' with another room. Reality, authenticity, is sometimes shockingly multifaceted. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:28:09 +0000
Rih Rih decided to do a little shopping at the Petit Tresor baby boutique before grabbing a bite to eat at Sunset Plaza all while looking fierce in a pinstripe top and cutoff shorts. Hit the flip for more pics. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 03:51:14 +0000
SMH. Man Mauled By Dog While Trying To Take Selfie With It When will people learn to leave these animals alone? Some dogs are not selfie friendly. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:51:54 +0000
Cuba and his wife have called it quits. Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Wife Files For Separation Twenty years is a long time to be married to someone and then walk away. Some isht must have went down. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:53:16 +0000
. NeNe continues to be team Porsha. NeNe Says Kenya Started RHOA Brawl NeNe seems happy Kenya got her wig pushed back. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:10:18 +0000
What was he thinking? View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:09:40 +0000
This is why people should stick to real-life relationships. Man Kills Girlfriend Who Catfished Him Even though she tricked him, he didn’t have to kill her. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:08:54 +0000
That’s it? Woman Given Light Sentence And Probation For Sexually Abusing Boy The justice system is truly broken. According to Oregon Live: Denise Keesee cried throughout her sentencing Monday in Washington County Circuit Court. She sobbed. She bawled. View
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 01:07:39 +0000
Chilli talked to Bossip about her Episode of “Celebrity Undercover” airing tonight on Oxygen. Chilli goes undercover casting back up dancers for TLC’s new music project. Do fans really want a TLC comeback? View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:36:34 +0000
TLC is known for their bold socially-conscious music, wild fashion choices and too-cool-for-school dance moves, but what happens when a fan tries to give Chilli a run for her money? View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:05:24 +0000
Tyler Perry has stepped in to make sure that an Atlanta family facing eviction keeps a roof over their heads. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:00:05 +0000
How many artists out there shun over-produced tracks, preferring to move their fans with their voice and guitar alone?Sebastian Mikael is one of those artists. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:24:20 +0000
NeNe Leakes brought the heat on week six of Dancing with the Stars last night, doing a salsa to Nelly's "Hot in Herre" with partner Tony Dovolani.The Real Housewives of Atlanta star scored three 8s and a 9 from guest judge, LMFAO singer Redfoo. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:18:22 +0000
Happy Earth Day!The first Earth Day demonstrations took place almost 45 years ago to fight for air, water, and wildlife protections after the worst oil spill in U.S. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:51:53 +0000
See what we're chatting about over mocha lattes: It's a girl for Lil Kim. The rapper took to Instagram to announce the good news. "It's a girl!", the star posted with a save the date invitation. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:20:18 +0000
Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams will receive the first-ever Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award at the 2014 We Are EMILY awards dinner on April 29 in Washington, D.C. View
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:33:04 +0000
British soul singer Estelle is back with a new EP called Love & Happiness: How Stella Got Her Groove Back. And the lead single is pretty sexy. View
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:34:44 +0000