GOP Congressman Seeks to Block Switch to Harriet Tubman $20 Bill

(Updated 6/22/2016)) DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Republican congressman is trying to block the Treasury from redesigning U.S. currency, a move that could...

Statement by the President on the Observance of Juneteenth

Just outside the Oval Office hangs a painting depicting the night of December 31, 1862. In it, African-American men, women, and children crowd around...

Study Compares Different Shopping Patterns Between Trump and Clinton Supporters

It seems supporters of presumptive presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are not only divided by their ideology but also by their shopping...

Who is That Black Woman Behind Gorsuch at His Nomination Hearing?

As Americans watched the U.S. Senate confirmation hearing of U.S. associate Supreme Court justice nominee Neil Gorsuch, many wondered who the well-dressed, good-looking young...

Prosecutor: ‘Mississippi Burning’ Civil Rights Case Closed

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — One day short of the 52nd anniversary of three civil rights workers' disappearance during Mississippi's "Freedom Summer," state and federal...

Associated Black Charities’ Black and White Gala Honors Fighters for Racial Equality

The Associated Black Charities honored several individuals and organizations for their roles in the fight for racial parity and inclusion at their annual Black...

My Brother’s Keeper Looks to Live on After Obama

President Obama has seven months left in office. One of the leaders of one of his key initiatives is hard at work ensuring the...

Omarosa Shocks, Angers Some NNPA Publishers as She Walks Out of ‘Black Press Week’...

(TriceEdneyWire.com) - Omarosa Manigault, President Donald Trump's director of communications for public liaison, walked out of a breakfast meeting she had requested to attend,...

Minister Farrakhan Did Not Accept Jesus Christ

International speculation abounds over an 88 second video of Louis Farrakhan, Sr., the longtime face of the Nation of Islam, uploaded to his official...

Community Sends Wisdom Wishes for President’s Birthday

President Barack Obama joined the 50-and-over club on Aug. 4, reaching a milestone that often brings wisdom with age. “Once you get to 50, you...

Dallas Police Chief: 10 Officers Shot at Protest; 3 Dead

DALLAS (AP) — Two snipers apparently shot 10 police officers during protests in Dallas on Thursday night and three officers are dead, the...

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...