50 States, Washington D.C. Launch Foreclosure Probe

Officials in all 50 states and the District of Columbia have come together for an investigation into allegations that mortgage lenders mishandled documents and...

Lender Alleges Bishop Long Defaulted on Loan

Atlanta figure Bishop Eddie Long continues to find himself in hot water, as a bank has filed suit against him and two others for...

Obama Courts Black Votes

The ethics trials for U.S. Reps. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y., and Maxine Waters, D-Calif., have been set for after the elections on Nov. 15 and...

Florida Man Denies Ownership of Drugs found in Buttocks

A 25-year-old Florida man is claiming non-ownership of what law enforcement officials say was cocaine found lodged in his buttocks. When Manatee County Sheriff’s...

Black Community and Black Ministers Defining Issues in Chicago’s Crowded Field for Mayor

White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel has joined a potentially crowded field seeking the Chicago mayoral seat after incumbent Richard Daley announced he...

The White House to Install Solar Power

The Obama Administration recently announced plans to install new solar panels and a solar hot water heater on the roof of the White House....

Statement by President Obama on the Passing of Albertina Walker

Statement by President Obama on the Passing of Albertina Walker Michelle and I are saddened by the passing of gospel great Albertina Walker. Ms. Walker...

Freedom Sisters Exhibit to Open

Sometimes the contributions of women get lost. In the retelling of history, things men have done are allowed to overshadow the things women did,...

Newly Elected Black RepublicansWhere Will They Fit?

Election Day victories for two Black Republicans raise a rare question in the House of Representatives in the 112th Congress: How will two African...

Bishop Long has Accusers and Defenders Among ‘Spiritual Sons’

Conflicting images are emerging of Bishop Eddie Long in the wake of the firestorm that has erupted from allegations of sexual impropriety and abuse...

A Diverse-One Nation Rally- Descends on National Mall

Click here to view a slideshow of the impressive turnout and speakers at the One Nation Working Together rally. An estimated 175,000 people descended upon...

Obama: Extended School Year Could Benefit Students

Though many students across the nation may not like an extra month in the classroom, the extra classroom time would benefit them, President Obama...