Tourists fill the balconies of Canaan Baptist Church of Christ in Harlem, while pews for members go empty
Membership and tithing drop at Harlem churches
Tourists fill the balconies of Canaan Baptist Church of Christ in Harlem, while pews for members go empty
Membership and tithing drop at Harlem churches
Negro is the word for the color "black" in Spanish
Do you think the word “negro” is offensive?
In the wake of the tornado in Oklahoma, the NAACP investigated disaster preparedness among African-Americans
NAACP’s report shows blacks are more often displaced after disasters
The school, IS 109, has a history of harassment back to at least 2010 and earned a “C” for its school environment in the city's 2012 progress reports
Do you think anyone will be held accountable?
Holyfield defaulted on his payment plan
Former boxing champ owes over $300K in back child support
America's "toughest sheriff" plans to appeal judge's ruling
Do you think he’s a racist?
Proposal faces stiff opposition from Chicago politicians
Illinois is the only state in the nation that bans residents from carrying concealed weapons.
Groom dies the day he's supposed to get married
Woman allegedly could not believe her fiance was dead
President of Ghana says Africans have the responsibility to 'be each other's keeper'
President of Ghana says the African Union is serving the continent
California has the highest number of uninsured residents
California’s Obamacare premiums announced
A visitor found an image of "Little Black Sambo"
The family is shocked and dismayed by the discovery of graffiti on actor’s grave
Student bodies have become poorer and more heavily black and Latino, study finds.
Report warns of a widening gap between community colleges and four-year institutions.
Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, and Columbus, Ohio among the growing cities
Marriages and births are down, but densely populated locales are experiencing an unexpected population boom.
Singer owes substantial amounts for the last three tax years
A representative says the Grammy Award winning singer is working with a new team to…
In one text, Trayvon talks about smoking "weed"
An upcoming hearing to determine if photos and texts can be used
Her advice: 'Do what you have to do right now so that you can have the future that you want'
Teen who lived in mother’s car and ‘went hungry sometimes’ excels in school
Five daily nonstop flights between Boston and Philadelphia begin today
Starting today, JetBlue will serve Philadelphia International Airport with nonstop flights from Boston’s Logan Airport
Mrs. Obama was right behind Melinda Gates
Michelle Obama named one of the World’s ‘Most Powerful Women’
The sandwich was allegedly purchased at the McDonalds near the World Trade Center
Brooklyn woman says she will never be the same
Major automakers speeding up production to meet growing demand for new cars and trucks
What do you think of this move?
The interracial couple has been married for ten years
Walmart shoppers think biracial daughters “don’t fit” with white father
"It's really a shame you can't even let your kids play outside," the mother said
Boy killed during a robbery attempt on the streets of New Jersey
Beyonce pushing swimsuit for H&M that is mass produced in Bangladesh
H&M says its leading an effort to hold factory owners accountable for unsafe facilities.
Sunshine State has had more Powerball winners than any other state
For the sole winning ticket holder, the jackpot includes a nearly $376.9 million cash payment…
President may have a hard time defending assertion he's all for free press
Justice Department collected reporter’s phone records, tracked his movements and seized two days of personal…
It's the comedian's second time doing so
It’s ‘A Different World’ for Sinbad as he is now flat broke.
No reason was given for the departure
Popular African-American news site ‘The Root’ loses a managing editor
A suspect is in custody
Man killed in ‘liberal’ New York, simply for being gay
Obama tells newly-minted 'Morehouse men' there's "no time for excuses"
Obama addresses fatherhood, responsibility and good deeds
Akon makes seven different child support payments per month
Akon steps up to the plate and asks to pay child support
Dwayne Wade and Siovaughn Funches have been apart for 6 years
Is Dwayne Wade coming clean?
A lack of adequate security is said to have contributed to the problem
Senior citizen accused of pimping senior citizen women
President Obama will deliver the commencement address at Morehouse this weekend
A father and son will both be awarded bachelor degrees at Morehouse this weekend
Allen West served Florida in Congress until last fall
Is anyone surprised by this?
Beyonce and Jay-Z already have a one year old daughter named Blue Ivy
Beyonce and Jay-Z are expecting another bundle of joy
Singer takes Arcadia Group to court over T-Shirts bearing her likeness without her permission
Will the fashionable singer win her case against European giant, Topshop
She will be featured on the upcoming Oxygen reality show, 'Pastors of LA'
Will you tune in to see LisaRaye? The new LisaRaye with a preacher boyfriend?
Usher's former nanny is suing for six-figures worth of unpaid overtime.
Usher’s former nanny is suing the R&B superstar for an undisclosed amount of money due…
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is a member of South Africa's parliament
Winnie Mandela owes a school in South Africa
Fed allows banks to rent properties without trying to sell them
Government backed agencies are helping Wall Street fat cats buy housing
Sen. Elizabeth Warren has called on Congress to lower the interest rate on education debt
In 13 states, student loan delinquency rates soar
National safety board says fatalities have stalled under current level limit
National Transportation Safety Board recommends states cut the legal limit by one-third.
California university will name business innovation academy after music producer
The first class of 25 students will kick off the program in fall 2014.
Black soccer player Mario Balotelli was acquired by AC Milan in February
What is it with Italy and racism?
Woman was riding on a 'party bus' with LeSean McCoy and 15 other women
Woman says she was attacked on McCoy’s ‘party bus’
The Public Enemy front man will also speak at the commencement ceremony
A Hip Hop elder receives his just due from the college he graduated from
Matthew Knowles has become the latest celebrity on the IRS back-tax list.
Matthew Knowles owes IRS more than $1.2 million from the final years managing Beyonce’s career.
After beating, Malcolm Shabazz left with fatal skull, jaw and rib fractures
Investigation reveals gruesome, troubling details of Malcolm Shabazz’s death.
Veteran teacher made more than $120,000 recruiting stand-ins to take credential tests
Veteran educator paid stand-ins to take credential tests for substitute teachers in Memphis.
Nevada judge agrees to hear arguments for retrial
Former football hero says the lawyer on his 2008 armed robbery and kidnapping case was…
Macon, Georgia plans to place a highway at the location
Little Richard’s childhood home will be moved instead of razed to make way for new…
Clinton mentions Obama in his speech
Former president advocates for cooperation in HU commencement speech
Three suspects reportedly fled the scene
A second line parade in New Orleans on Mother’s Day disrupted by gunfire
Kid President leaves a special message for moms "on behalf of kids everywhere."
Kid President, better known as Robby Novak, has 10 things to say to moms around…
Cleveland hero tells radio listeners how the heroic rescue almost didn't happen
Radio host flies Cleveland hero out for a whirlwind tour around the nation’s capital.
Weekend of events to include appearance with Gov. Martin O'Malley
Decorated army veteran would be the state’s first African American to hold the office.
Tyler, The Creator inadvertently created one of the most racist ads in recent memory
Sadly, some of the ads are being created by young, African American artists.
Marriage, homes and car purchases delayed because of enormous debt burdens
Study finds young people without student loans buy homes and cars sooner, but make less…
Parents upset because the school didn't immediately call the police
Two eighth grade girls set another girl’s hair on fire
What do you think of the allegations?
News broke last week that four Morehouse students had been arrested in connection with two…
TheUrbanDaily.com dissects the consequences between black and White celebrities facing tax evasion.
In lieu of Lauryn Hill’s recent jail sentence for tax evasion, TheUrbanDaily.com looks at the…
Kristie and Kirstie Bronner become Spelman College's first co-valedictorians.
Kristie and Kirstie Bronner become the first twin duo to take on the title of…
Law enforcement officials are calling it one of the largest cybercrime attacks ever committed
With computers and rigged ATM cards, network of bank robbers commit one of the largest…
Tamerlan Tsarnaev is one of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombings
Two law enforcement agencies failed to communicate about Tsarnaev threat
It's not clear why the women were fighting
Four waitresses fight in a Waffle House
It's not clear why Malcolm Shabazz was in Tiajuana, Mexico
Malcolm Shabazz, grandson of Malcolm X, mysteriously murdered in Mexico
The football player is African-American
Columbia University football player accused of using racial slurs
Eve is dating Maximillian Cooper
Eve wants her kids to be without racial bias
Did anyone see this coming?
Cleveland hero Charles Ramsey has been revealed as a wife-beater by The Smoking Gun.
Lil Kim's former business partner is suing her for $15 million for contract losses.
Lil Kim sued by ex-business partner after allegedly costing their company $15 million in a…
Justice Department offers to help state officials test for additional DNA evidence
What saved Manning’s life?
Reader's Digest has the Good Morning America Anchor at #12 on their “The 100 Most Trusted People in America” List
Everyone loves them some Robin Roberts
Wade Robson met Michael Jackson when he was 5 years old
Choreographer Wade Robson is seeking money from MJ estate for child molestation
Black farmers have been systematically discriminated against by the USDA in years past
Black Farmers speak out against New York Times article
Some people got as many as 99 weeks of unemployment
Unemployment checks didn’t make people lazy, new study finds
Regarding former WNBA player, Carolyn Moss, "I wish I would have told her the complete truth at that time"
Basketball player has second thoughts on breaking his former girlfriend’s heart
Smoke on the plane forces it to turn around
It seems as if Chris Brown just stays in the news
African-African farm workers say they've been fired because of race and national origin
Southern farmers all but admit they’ve turned to the guest worker program because Mexicans expect…
"I barbeque with this dude," Cleveland man says of neighbor suspected in kidnapping
Cleveland man says he had no idea his neighbor was keeping the women captive.
Helmin Wiels' Pueblo Soberano party campaigns for independence from the Netherlands,
Caribbean politician shot dead while enjoying a beer
Victim's cousin was killed in the same attack
Teen who survived shooting hopes to graduate
Plaxico Burress plays for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Burress forced to sell his home to pay crash victim
Law enforcement agencies lean on smartphone makers to curb high rate of device theft
Have you been the victim of cell phone theft recently?
TMZ recently acquired the 911 call Chris Kelly's mother made Wednesday afternoon.
After saying goodbye to ’90s rapper, Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly, TMZ got a hold of…
Jay-Z joins group of bidders to renovate Nassau Coliseum.
Jay-Z pitches Roc Nation as new developer for Nassau Coliseum.
Magic Johnson falls victim to L.A. swatting prank.
Yesterday afternoon, Magic Johnson was added to the long list of celebrity names recently swatted…
Malia Obama is in the ninth grade
Andrea Tantaros brings up the first daughter Malia’s sex life
Homeless teen had a 3.9 grade point average
Homeless teen gets full ride to college
Critics wonder if a white student would have been charged with two felonies for a harmless experiment
Florida teen charged with two felonies for science experiment
The 14-year-old student asked to read '50 Shades of Grey' so the teacher went online and got it for him
Mother outraged after son gets erotic book from ninth grade teacher
Ringleader was not on welfare but was a clerical worker at the welfare office
Conspirators received stolen money on welfare debit cards
She has been living in Cuba since 1984 with political asylum
Will the authorities ever catch her?
Black applicants were allegedly told no apartments were available while white applicants were shown apartments
Bay Ridge, Brooklyn building investigated for discrimination
Jason Collins is the first openly gay NBA player
Basketball Wives star Eric Williams slams Sports Illustrated and Jason Collins for ‘gay’ issue
Do you think the apology came too late?
Rapper Lil Wayne has come to his senses and apologized to Emmett Till’s family for…
Kriss Kross is best known for their hit 1992 song "Jump"
CBS Atlanta is reporting that Chris “Mac Daddy” Kelly from the group Kriss Kross was…
Cecile Kyenge was born in the Congo
Italy’s race problem rears its ugly head with appointment of black cabinet minister
Disturbance occurred during a gospel performance
Drunken man severely injured when kicked out of Harlem church
Experts say high unemployment and easy access to guns are a problem
Detroit is the most dangerous city in America, according to new study
Accused killer would rather take a chance with a jury than to face a judge regarding the murder of Trayvon Martin
Trayvon Martin’s murderer has decided to take his chances with a jury in waiving his…
Many are worried about the rapper's health
Wayne suffered a single seizure
Jermaine Jackson is back in court for missing more than $30,000 in child support payments.
Just two years after trying to dodge nearly $100,000 in child support payments, Jermaine Jackson…
Make a qualifying purchase and receive a free remix
Will you make a purchase at Radio Shack to get the Robin Thicke remix?
The bombing ignited the Civil Rights movement
Congress considering Congressional Medal for 1963 Alabama church bombing victims
The local chapter of the NAACP has called for Platko's removal
Gloria Platko, white woman township clerk, caught on tape making racial slur
Experts say that preschool is in a "state of emergency"
The 2011-2012 school year was the worst in a decade for preschool funding
After waiting two years, Chris Tucker finally sells his L.A. mansion.
While the market is still not what it used to be, Chris Tucker finally sold…
Asian fraternity was jamming to "Suit and Tie"
Fraternity says they aren’t racist for wearing Blackface
Gamez gunned down black male teenagers
Gabriel James Gamez said he planned to “kill “n*ggers on their high horse”
There were fireworks after the ceremony
Michael Jordan marries former model Yvette Prieto
Jeffrey Wright was arrested for DWI and booked in New York precinct.
Actor Jeffrey Wright was arrested for a DWI after being pulled over for a traffic…
A mother and daughter were injured
Women who were shot at by LAPD receive financial settlement
Fight occurred in one of Oakland's toughest schools
Substitute teacher and middle school girl come to blows
Westbrook has never missed a game in his five seasons in the NBA.
OKC point guard, Russell Westbrook, will undergo surgery for a meniscus tear in his right…
Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverly may be responsible for Russell Westbrook's meniscus tear.
Check out the video of the play.
Boehner's daughter Lindsay lives in Hollywood, Florida
Daughter of Speaker of the House to wed in May
Virginia State University is a historically black college outside of Richmond
Two VSU students drowned in hazing ritual
Southwest owns Airtran Airways
Airtran lays off workers in Atlanta
Miami authorities finally make arrest after Trina's brother was gunned down Tuesday morning.
Police finally make arrest after Trina’s brother was murdered Tuesday morning.
After a brief scare last year with the condition of his kidneys, the actor takes a role in awareness of this organ
Cannon brings more awareness to the cause that almost took his life.
1 out of 8 black men in Wisconsin are in state prison or jail
A study conducted by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee uncovered the amount of black men incarcerated…
Police claim rapper was resisting arrest.
Do you think it was an excessive beating?
Beyoncé puts her foot down, and says no photographers during her world tour.
Annoyed with unflattering press photos, Beyoncé has told all professional photographers not to bother coming…
Inmate accused of smuggling also fathered children by female officers.
After a rigorous investigation, several Maryland correction officers were charged with drug trafficking and money…
Rapper Trina's brother, William "Gonk" Bain, was gunned down in Miami in broad daylight by a "friend."
Friends described him as a “good kid”
Young Oscar nominee, Quvenzhané Wallis, partakes in a dance off to celebrate the 2013 MTV Movie Awards.
Quvenzhané Wallis becomes more than just the youngest actress to be nominated for an Oscar.
Obamacare calls for the expansion of Medicaid
Arkansas GOP newsletter threatens lawmakers with bodily harm
A driving lesson gone wrong
Elderly woman crashes car through front door of Target store
DMX seeking legal action against OWN for slanderous interview.
DMX ready to take legal action against Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network for “set up” interview.
Bynum had a warrant out for her arrest
Popular television evangelist spends the night in jail
Things are not looking good for The Fugees member
Will Lauryn Hill ever get out of her troubles?
CVS did not fire the employee
Woman reportedly receives receipt with racial slur
The suspect has been arrested
Two Livingstone students recovering after being attacked
Illegal butt injections can be lethal
Woman’s quest for bigger butt ends tragically
There has been some question about the paternity of Michael Jackson's kids since 2009
MJ’s mom reportedly worried about Debbie Rowe spilling the beans
The 8-year old Boston Marathon bombing victim was said to have created art work in support of Trayvon
Trayvon’s parents reach out to family of bombing victim
Rose has still not returned from a torn ACL
Bulls guard Derrick Rose has still not returned from an injury he suffered last postseason.
One sign read: "Will Twerk for food"
Sorority girls in Indiana make fun of the homeless
Shardae Simmonds was only 10 years old when she first learned how to perfrom CPR.
Life saving actions was taught three years before.
Media cited a "dark-skinned male" as perpetrator
Was King wrong in announcing that?
Montana's Central High School football star courts special needs student to the prom.
Montana special needs student asks star high school football player to court her to the…
Competing news outlet outraged by misrepresentation of the tragedy.
The New York Daily News is being criticized for editing a photo that is in…
The mud-slinging is just starting in this $40 billion dollar wrongful death lawsuit against AEG
Were Prince and Paris fathered by another man other than Michael Jackson?
Reports from employees claims white patients were treated better
If you are not familiar with the Dr. Kermit Gosnell trial, here are the facts.…
Warn your kids about this game.
High school freshman went unconscious on the floor of the school’s cafeteria
Controversy in North Korea gets varying response from spectators.
The controversy in North Korea has been on everyone’s minds of late.
Friend of Hadiya Pendleton relives the incident that took her life and left him injured.
The memory of Hadiya Pendleton is not too far from the mind of Lawrence Sellers.…
Former friends and cast-mates are suing each other
What’s the reality of these lawsuits between Kandi and Kim Zolciak?
'How does a business woman stoop to such a level?' she asks
Mariah Huq takes to her blog to talk about how ‘ashamed’ she is
He is the latest artist caught up in domestic violence charges
Will this trend of rappers behaving badly ever end?