Leaves scene and returns to apartment
In the Bronx a teenager is accused of throwing a 9 year old boy off…
Leaves scene and returns to apartment
In the Bronx a teenager is accused of throwing a 9 year old boy off…
Steven Robbins was mistakenly released by the Cook County Jail
The case been closed in 2007 several years before the transfer was put through.
The Shabazz sisters were not consulted during film's production
Ilyash Shabazz calls Lifetime’s new movie ‘Betty and Coretta’ fiction
Bus flips and plows into a pickup truck
At least eight are dead and 38 were transported to hospital’s in California after a…
Officials may be concerned with cold weather conditions for halftime show.
Do you like the idea of a cold weather Super Bowl?
Daughter put up for adoption without his consent
How often do you see a father getting custody of his child or children?
Attack caught on parking lot surveillance
Three white men were prosecuted recently for beating the couple (a black woman and white…
Attorney's request more money from supporters for defense fund
The case against George Zimmerman is set to go to trial in June. His lawyers…
Boy Scouts could end gay ban
President Obama expresses support for gay boy scouts during interview
The comedian is expecting his fourth child this year
Are you a big Tracey fan?
Members of new site say they were "bullied by liberals" on Facebook
Tea Party Repubs defect to a new conservative alternative to Facebook
Teen will be laid to rest February 8
Funeral arrangements and reward money announced for 15-year-old gunned down in Chicago
More than half of a government class at the ivy league college were caught sharing answers on a final exam
A dean at Harvard metes out punishment to cheating undergrads
Former employee says her pregnancy changed her standing in the company
Former employee at OWN files a lawsuit against Oprah’s company
15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton was murdered in the streets of Chicago just weeks after performing at the president's inauguration.
Hadiya Pendleton made an anti-gang violence video before being gunned down
J.D. Patterson Jr. has been selected to lead the Miami-Dade Police Department
He will lead the 8th largest police department in the United States.
Two are reportedly injured in the shooting.
Police say they have two people in custody in connection with the shooting.
All is forgiven
Anna Burns Welker wife of New England Patriot wide receiver Wes Welker took to Facebook…
Confronted burglar after award show
Last year we had LL Cool J apprehending someone in his home and apparently Taye…
What about the historical context?
A teacher in Las Vegas, NV allowed his students to dress up in KKK robes…
The Philadelphia-grown group is working on their upcoming 13th studio album, “& Then You Shoot Your Cousin."
If there is a band that can be labeled the hardest working band in show…
The Michigan Corrections Department facility was former mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's home for a few days.
What is your opinion of Kilpatrick?
Role of current host, Soledad O'Brien, unclear
In an effort to bolster ratings CNN has hired some new talent to replace or…
Kimberly McCarthy will not be put to death tonight, after all.
It is rare and often times unexpected to here of a woman being sentenced to…
Racist scrawl covers the bathrooms in the new World Trade Center
Vile comments pollute the new World Trade Center construction site
Mother loses another child after gun violence explodes in the streets of Chicago.
A Chicago mother loses a second son to open gunfire in Chicago.
Dr. Samuel A. Elbert gets a headstone at the Crown Hill Cemetery
Elbert challenged the Medical College of Indiana in 1871 after they refused to grant him…
Russell Simmons speaks out about scamming former employee out of millions.
Russell Simmons accused of taking millions from former Run Athletics President.
Legendary Motown singer will hit the stage February 2nd in New Orleans
Can you believe Stevie is still belting out those tunes?
Rapper T.I. and Tiny Talk Marriage in Ebony Magazine’s “Black Love” Issue
The rapper/actor and his wife, Tiny, former Xscape singer, prove that not all celebrity couples…
BMW salespeople thought the seven year old black boy was a beggar and a vagrant
Adopted seven year old black son of white Brazilian couple racially-profiled
The HBCU violated state law by paying an employee extra money
N.C. Central University tries to recoup over $60,000 from an employee they paid extra money
Martin: "I'm not running for president of NABJ"
Martin will join forces with NABJ in a special role for its 2013 convention.
Companies across the country fire employees for supporting Obama and Obamacare initiatives.
Employers across the country exercise their right to fire employees for political affiliation.
Dr. Cornel West speaks out against President Obama being sworn in using Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s bible.
Cornel West expresses disappointment in President Obama during panel at George Washington University.
Is that a risky move?
The Super Bowl takes place in New Orleans, Sunday, Feburary 3rd and it features a…
Budget cuts lead to more economic challenges for minority workers
U.S. Postal Service having eliminated 168,000 jobs since 2006. More cuts are expected, meaning more…
The former contestant thinks it's time for the show to end
Do you agree?
Are black folks saving OWN?
Analyst says new shows appealing to African-Americans have saved Oprah’s once fledgling network
Former Miss America, Ericka Dunlap, claims producers removed her from her seat during the Miss America pageant
Is she making a big deal out of this?
Organizers say they're all for free speech but Lupe went on for too long
Rapper Lupe Fiasco delivers anti-Obama speech and song at Inauguration party and is asked to…
Rev Run's "Pastry" Shoe Line is worth 50 million
A business partner in Rev. Run Athletics “Pastry” Shoe Line accuses Simmons brothers of hiding…
Nagin is the first New Orleans mayor to be indicted on federal corruption charges in the town's entire 295-year history
Former mayor of New Orleans Ray Nagin has been indicted by a federal grand jury…
It seems as if Spike Lee is all by himself regarding his comments on Django Unchained
Do you agree with Gregory?
Was this one of your favorite shows growing up?
Bain died in his home in California
Popular Good Morning America host is making a successful return to ABC
Do you watch GMA?
The popular comedienne chats with our Black Enterprise audience about anything and everything.
She will talk about her career as a comedian, tips on entering the business, and…
Do you think Scandal's Olivia Pope is a class act or not?
Scandal’s Olivia Pope is compared to the home-wrecking “wh****” of reality TV
One in three women on the African continent use skin lighteners
A new report shows skin bleaching on the African continent is rampant
What would you have done?
An airport janitor finds valuables left behind by a passenger and immediately turns them in.
CEO calls Obama a "dictator," posts a ranting video online
One CEO says he’s willing to go to outrageous lengths to protect his right to…
Does being a public figure mean you have to give up your privacy?
What do you think of the lack of privacy celebrities have?
Kobe Bryant's ex-wife sells one of three million-dollar mansions obtained from her divorce.
Vanessa Bryant finally signs off on paper work to sell her million-dollar Newport Beach mansion.
Maybach Music Group CEO being sued for allegedly stealing the name and life of former drug dealer Freeway Ricky Ross
Do you think the rapper should change his name?
Hollywood's favorite celebrities share their best holiday moments on Twitter.
Which one of these stand out to you?
School claims the black male teacher sent inappropriate text messages to a female student
A math teacher from a wealthy Philadelphia prep school files a lawsuit after he was…
Teaching kids to be proud of their race may have beneficial effects on their G.P.A.
New research finds that racial pride facilitates learning in children
Racial diversification of college campuses has slowed since the 1960s and 70s
Georgetown University professor claims racial diversification at U.S. college campuses is slowing down
The Jackson 5 cartoon aired from 1971 to 1972
Dreamworks Classics is making the beloved 1970s Jackson 5 cartoon series available for purchase
Michael Jackson estate agrees to $55,000 settlement with Ola Ray.
After suits filed in 2009 against the Michael Jackson estate for back payments, the estate…
Hill says she receives racist hate mail on a regular basis
In a letter filled with racial slurs, a listener urges ESPN’s management to get rid…
The perpetrator of the "joke" was suspended from school
A high school freshman has been suspended from school after he gave a black classmate…
Local lawyer Jeffrey Blanck has a long history of service with the NAACP
Local chapter of the NAACP elects the first white president in its 66 year history
Other players and the game officials walked off too
An Italian soccer player of Ghanian descent walks off the field in protest after fans…
Are you offended by the title?
With all of the reality tv shows to choose from, Nat Geo must have thought…
Major retailers are warning consumers not to buy Nap Nanny recliners
After several complaints, even deaths, stores are recalling Nap Nanny recliners
The star anchor is now reunited with her dog.
How has Robin inspired you?
Top Model wants to fulfill life dream of being a mother
Tyra says she wants her dream of motherhood to come true “very soon.”
New initiative will provide educational access to minority youth
Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) partnered with Sigma Gamma Rho to help build awareness…
Kentucky man says his effigy of Obama eating a watermelon is popular in his all-white neighborhood
A man in Kentucky is defending his Obama effigy as freedom of speech
Glover had been with the magazine for 6 years.
Terry Glover, managing editor of Ebony Magazine since 2009, passed away Christmas Eve.
Are Chris Brown and Rihanna experiencing true love?
Yes, by now, I’m sure you’ve seen the photos of Chris Brown and Rihanna sitting,…
Their first public appearance together in a long time on national television.
Do you care about these two or not?
Connie Fleming poses as Michelle Obama on magazine cover
Candy Magazine is dedicated to transversal style
Being an offspring of the famous Jackson family doesn't guarantee success in the music business
Who is Austin Brown? He’s only the nephew of Michael Jackson, son of Rebbie Jackson.
Do you think she should have been arrested?
A Pennsylvania woman exhibited threatening behavior to school children
Why is his driver's license photo important to be released?
Jackson, full name Michael Joe Jackson, is shown in a black dress shirt in a…
Rapper Joey Bada$$ tweeted the news of Steez' death.
No details have been released on his death.
Do you think Tamar Braxton is doing damage control?
Tamar Braxton now says she didn’t say she was skeptical about Beyonce’s pregnancy
Do you think Buju should get a new trial?
A Florida newspaper has reported that a juror did improper research during Buju Banton’s trial…
Chris Rock claims he was set-up but settles lawsuit
A lawsuit filed by a Hungarian model against actor-comedian Chris Rock has been settled
Do you think black men prefer lighter-skinned women?
A mother on ‘Toddlers and Tiaras’ won’t let her daughter play outside in the sun…
Do you think Katt Williams is hatin?
During a recent stand up act in L.A., Katt Williams calls actor Jaime Foxx gay
Celebrities are joining the fight for gun control legislation
A nonprofit organization fighting for gun control laws, has asked stars Beyonce, Chris Rock,…
Civil rights leader calls for a real movement against guns.
Sharpton mentioned the near murder of Democrat Gabrielle Giffords last year and the shootings at…
Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr., discusses the first black man who may have seen Jesus
The New Testament refers to a number of black people as well, including Simon of…
The Baltimore Ravens linebacker claims what his child's mother currently receives is enough
A judge must decide if the mother of NFL linebacker Ray Lewis’ child deserves more…
Though Brandon Jackson was fending off a mob of white males, he was the one charged and jailed
A black Maryland man has been jailed for attempted murder, but sources say he was…
The pizza chain founder files one of many pending lawsuits against Obamacare
Founder sues the Federal government saying providing mandatory contraception and abortions is immoral.
Parker said the Redskins Quarterback is 'not really down with the cause.'
Rob Parker has been suspended from ESPN indefinitely pending an investigation of his comments.
Her older brother also attended the school but was unharmed in the incident.
The New York Amsterdam News is reporting that jazz saxophonist Jimmy Greene’s daughter was one…
City commissioner mocked Obama, blacks and Latinos on his Facebook page
John Sims apologized publicly after making a racially-charged Facebook post
Spike TV reality show produced by the pair is being taken to court
19-year-old says he was falsely labeled a crook on the show “Big Easy Justice.”
Reed says "marriage is a fundamental right for everyone."
Atlanta mayor Kasim Reed has come out publicly in support of same-sex marriage.
Homeless man was just seeking a warm place to sleep
A Fort Worth, Texas man who sought a warm place to sleep in a garbage…
Do you think the prank was racist?
Dutch tennis pro Caroline Wozniacki poked fun at Serena Williams’ appearance during a tennis match.
Male viewer criticized the appearance of black woman meteorologist
ABC meteorologist Rhonda Lee was fired after she responded to a criticism of her hair…
Bounce will now be seen in 24 of the top 25 African American Markets.
The African American-focused tv station will now have 68% U.S. coverage and affiliates in 24…
TMZ.com shows the official never before seen report
Christopher Wallace’s autopsy report revealed 15 years later
Students received imaginary tools including manacles, whips, thumb screws, iron brands, muskets and barracoons
Junior high school history lesson asked kids to devise a business proposal for enslaving Africans
What do you think of this photo?
After a Mexican-themed party, sorority girls post a photo on Facebook and Tumblr.
How do you feel about Jet's decision?
Ravi Perry and Paris Prince are now newlyweds.
Do you think he looks like Stringer?
He robbed a total of 11 banks.
Police say Katt struggled with officers
Did you ever know these two were affiliated?
Police think there was previous beef between the two
A man has been charged in the murder of a Morgan State University football player
When burglar gets beat up by homeowners
He had it coming, didn’t he.
The four players have been suspended from the team
Four Hofstra basketball players have been charged with stealing cash, iPhones and iPads from dorm…
Attorney General of Alabama had a few choice words for the KKK in 1976
He wasn’t scared of the Klan at all.
Journalist solicited 'race cards' from all over the world
Award-winning journalist gets people to write down six words on a card about race
The struggle rappers said 'put up the money for our record or we'll kill your girlfriend and your family.'
Extortionists were arrested.
Did you ever expect this from Spurs players?
If the photos are real, expect heavy suspensions.
Belcher thanked his coaches before killing himself
Jovan Belcher, a linebacker for the Kansas City Chiefs has been involved in a tragic…
Davis' family doesn't want the media to make this about race.
A tragic end for a young black man.
Man killed a six-year-old while driving under the influence
Angry family members of a slain six year old come to blows with family members…
Brown was accused of snatching a woman's iPhone
The Miami District Attorney won’t be filing charges against singer Chris Brown.
'He won't be invited back' they said
Michael Jordan didn’t follow the dress code at a Miami Beach country club.
"We kinda look like apes right now...Planet of the Apes...Planet of the Negroes"
Do you believe their explanation?
Lawyers say his money is running low
Zimmerman defense team announces that donors to George ZImmermans defense fund will receive a hand-written…
Is this another Trayvon?
What punishment does the killer of Davis deserve?
Neighbors say All Star NBA'er was a neighborhood nuisance
Who do you believe?
Do you think he's lost his cotton-picking mind?
Glenn Beck listed an item on sale on Ebay which featured an Obama figurine in…
The parents were not officially notified
Parents of a 17-year-old freshman are very upset after school failed to notify them of…
He claims he's not a racist
Do you agree that he’s not a racist?
Cabbie says the 6'2'' NFLer got "aggressive"
When will these athletes ever learn?
The organization will help kids from broken homes
Former boxing champion “Iron” Mike Tyson hopes to help children who are at-risk achieve their…
Blacks and Latinos make up less than one in four students at top schools.
“There are significant inequities in the quality of education and certainly the outcomes for students…
Ghana is the world's most devout nation.
Businesses begin their days with morning prayers in Ghana.
During the show Katt took his clothes off
A concertgoer has filed a class action lawsuit for Katt Williams’ non-performance on November 16
Bobby Brown fails to mention Whitney during his acceptance speech
For its 25th anniversary, the show honored the 80s R&B band New Edition
A mad scramble has ensued for Jackson Jr's seat.
Who will replace Jackson Jr?
DNA evidence later exonerated five black and Latino teenagers who spent years behind bars
A new film by Sarah Burns and Ken Burns takes a look at one of…
Aubry became angry after Martinez told him 'it's time to move on'
After Gabriel Aubry comes to pick up his and Halle Berry’s daughter on Thanksgiving morning,…
Cop claims his comments were hyperbole.
Have you ever seen this level of anger towards a U.S. president?
A legend passes.
He was declared clinically brain dead on Thursday and placed on life support.
The true story of the current struggle of Native Americans has remained largely untold and misunderstood.
According to the FBI, Native American gang membership has sharply risen in the last decade.
Cyrus Vance, the powerful D.A. for Manhattan, said that there are considerable long-term economic consequences for the people arrested.
The study tracked arrests over a 15-year period.
The man allegedly stole two DVD players
Black Friday weekend turns deadly as a suspected shoplifter at Walmart dies after being apprehended…
The Lee film struggled against tough competition: NFL games on NBC and The X-Factor on Fox.
Show was dedicated to the King of Pop’s 1987 landmark album.
Music from the album was produced in 1968 and 1969
A new Jimi Hendrix album will be released featuring previously unheard tracks
The discussion on Fox News centered around Cory Booker's food stamp channel.
“Could you live on 133 bucks a month for food?”
Witness accounts of the accident contradict the NYPD's report
The NYPD has hired an independent accident reconstruction expert to determine how Tamon Robinson died
The sign warns against teenagers of the 'Afro American race'
A sign posted in a Houston apartment complex encourages residents to profile black teenagers
Williams played an Upper East Side Manhattan socialite
ABC has decided not to renew Vanessa Williams’ prime time drama
Detective wanted manslaughter charges, not second degree murder
Jose Baez, Casey Anthony’s attorney, will be representing police detective Chris Serino in the George…
Will you be happy to see him return to the hip-hop game?
According to his website, Ja Rule is set to be released in three months
A new person has come forward accusing Clash of underage sex with a teenage boy
Kevin Clash has resigned from Sesame Street amid accusations from two men that he had…
The serial killer told his family that he did it
Could it be?
The beloved singer had battled cancer
Scott was one of the champions of “Carolina Beach” music.
Robert Johnson was one of the architects of modern blues
While digging in the crates in Pittsburgh a man finds a rare Robert Johnson record…
Inmates say they feel like lepers
A federal judge will soon be deciding if it’s legal to isolate inmates with H.I.V.…