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    Longtime Marketer Conjures Online Social Buzz

    The amount of things to do in Washington, D.C. can be overwhelming. That's why Nels Cephas founded DC Now Events. After being part of the social scene for over 10 years, the West African native...

    Census Bureau: Higher Percentage of Black Children Live with Single Mothers

    A disproportionate number of Black children under 18 live in single-parent homes, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. In its annual “America’s Families and Living Arrangements” data collection, the Bureau examined marriage...

    I Don’t Know Omarosa Manigault, But I Do Know April Ryan

    April Ryan, who has covered the White House for 20 years, has earned respect from colleagues in government and reporters across the country. She has journalistic integrity. But today, Ryan is defending her integrity...

    Virginia Executes Ricky Gray

    JARRATT, Va. (AP) — A man convicted of killing a family of four, slashing their throats and setting their home ablaze after they left their front door open while preparing for a New Year's...

    NBC Accused of “Whitewashing” After Tamron Hall’s Departure, Megyn Kelly’s Arrival

    NBC News is being accused of “whitewashing” following the departure of “Today” cohost Tamron Hall earlier this week and the expected addition of former FOX News host Megyn Kelly to its morning lineup. Hall reportedly...

    Fans Say Farewell to Rock ‘n’ Roll Legend Chuck Berry

    LOUIS (AP) — Fans lined up before dawn on Sunday to pay their final respects to music legend Chuck Berry, roughly three weeks after his death at age 90 near his hometown of St....

    Baltimore Police are Called to Help a 16-year-old Black Male Being Attacked with a...

    Cops in Baltimore, Maryland have beaten up and arrested 16 year old Alonzo Cox on Wednesday night. Cox  was being threatened by 14 year old female with a knife when police arrived. Police officers...

    DeVos’ Howard Visit Fuels HBCU Executive Order Buzz

    In her first official act, U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos visited Howard University in the District of Columbia. On Feb. 9, DeVos accompanied by Omarosa Manigault, director of communications for the White House Office...

    Pastor: Video of Police Shooting Shows Black Man’s Hands Were Up

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Video of the fatal police shooting of a Black man in Tulsa shows that the man's "hands were in the air," according to a pastor who saw the footage, which...

    Who is that Black General Who Recently Met Sec. of State Tillerson in South...

    On March 17,  U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander of the United Nations Command, Combined Force Command and U.S. Forces Korea, after Japan held its first evacuation...

    Police: Officer Fatally Shoots Gunman Near Baltimore’s Coppin Campus

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Authorities say a Coppin State University police officer shot and killed a man who fired at a car driving near that Baltimore campus. Baltimore Police spokesman T.J. Smith said the uniformed Coppin...

    Third Morgan Student Killed This Year

    Charles M. McGee, a senior majoring in political science at Morgan State University, died on Nov. 23. He was shot on Nov. 20 and police are investigating his death as a homicide, according to...

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