Jason Collins is the first openly gay NBA player
Basketball Wives star Eric Williams slams Sports Illustrated and Jason Collins for ‘gay’ issue
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…
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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.
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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?
More updates to come.
Video and photos are being spread of the bombing at the Boston Marathon finish line…
Do you think first-class passengers should be expected to dress a certain way?
Two black men think they were treated differently because of race
The ACLU claims the move is unconstitutional
Louisiana parish says ‘Pull ‘em up!’
Fellow officers thought the targets were "inappropriate"
Firing range targets bore the likeness of Trayvon Martin
Kim Porter and Sean "Diddy" Combs are the parents of twin girls
Sources say allegations against Diddy’s baby mother aren’t true
Hart reportedly admitted that he was drunk
Comedian popped for driving drunk
Alpha Kappa Alpha was founded at Howard University
Judge says sorority is using scare tactics to keep potential witnesses away
Blacks and whites attend separate proms in Wilcox, Georgia
Georgia governor wants to “remain neutral” on segregated proms
Melissa Harris-Perry thinks it takes a village to raise a child
MSNBC talk show host defends herself against Republican critics
Dr. Carson has been a vocal critic of President Obama
Dr. Benjamin Carson, famed neurosurgeon, will no longer speak at Hopkins’ commencement
Carol, an Asian elephant who performs with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, was shot once in the neck by an assailant in a vehicle in Tupelo, Miss.Animal is recovering in Springfield, Miss., reports say
Animal is recovering in Springfield, Miss., reports say
First Lady holds back tears in front of Chicago crowd.
Mrs. Obama urges business leaders to support fight against gun violence.
Republican politician attempts to sway black voters to support GOP.
Man interrupts Paul during speech with a banner that said university does not support “white…
Patrick Strickland sues for unspecified damages for injuries he sustained at the New York nightclub
When will the lawsuits end in this case?
Media conglomerate threatens to make Fox paid subscription in light of legal dispute.
Online service Aereo under fire by TV industry, which sees it as a threat to…
Man brought into custody after pulling out BB gun during President's Connecticut visit.
Obama was in Connecticut to meet with families who lost loved ones during the Sandy…
Police say Grandma bought grandson a new red car and tatts for shooting granddad in the back on the way to his dialysis appointment
64 year old grandmother allegedly conspires with grandson to kill grandad
Duncan's sister accuses fiance of taking advantage of actor's health.
Judy Duncan investigates how Omarosa became main beneficiary of actor’s will.
Man says calls and email to City Hall have gone unanswered
Has the city of Philadelphia reneged on reward money it promised?
Jack Johnson was arrested for traveling with a white woman across state lines
Mike Tyson has joined the fight for a pardon for boxer Jack Johnson
The domestic violence case is still in dispute over actual time the singer spent doing community service
Do you think Chris cooked the books?
Snipes is no longer Inmate #43355-018
Wesley Snipes returns after serving jail time for tax evasion
The beating video received over 2 million views
Dayton, Ohio man arrested for child endangerment
President to release budget proposal that reduces increases in Social Security.
President Obama compromises with congressional Republicans by offering cuts to benefit programs.
The death penalty case involving nine black boys was first heard in Scottsboro, Alabama
Alabama legislature votes unanimously to pardon the Scottsboro Boys
Basketball legend says he knew son was gay before he told him.
Magic Johnson candidly speaks on son’s sexuality in exclusive interview with TMZ.
Who needs a forensic team when you have social media?
NYPD arrest 63 gang bangers by following them on Facebook and Twitter.
Pastor says president rejects white heritage because his mother hated being white.
Jesse Lee Peterson says Obama is evil, a socialist and possibly a Muslim.
Former voice of Elmo is accused of sexual impropriety yet again.
Kevin Kiadii says he and Clash had sex when he was 16-years-old.
Charitybuzz bidding chance to intern at Diddy's popular record label.
Once lucker bidder will get a chance to work alongside Diddy’s manager and learn about…
Charles Payne criticizes U.S. assistance programs on Fox News' "Cavuto on Business."
Payne’s commentary echoes a political trend to stigmatize public assistance.
Karen Finney joins Melissa Harris-Perry as the only two black female weekend anchors.
Finney’s appointment comes after MSNBC was criticized for its lack of diversity.
Airs views on the Mark Levin show
John Hopkins University neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson had some strong comments to make about white…
Concert promoter to defend itself in Michael Jackson wrongful death case.
AEG will reportedly bring up Jackson’s past molestation charges and drug addiction as a defense.
Her show, 'Starting Point,' has ended after just one year
Is there a ‘blackout’ going on at CNN?
Malcolm Smith and Dan Halloran were arrested by FBI agents early Tuesday morning.
The pair allegedly bribed other politicians to get Smith on Republican mayoral ballot.
Small town in Georgia passes bill that requires every head of household to own gun.
People with disabilities, felons, and those who oppose gun ownership based on religious doctrine are…
The man who was caught in the middle of the fight bragged about their rivalry
Two Houston women fought over a man; one was seriously injured
Urban Prep is an all-male charter school that is predominately African-American
Urban Prep Academy in Chicago continues its tradition of excellence
To date there is no evidence of widespread gay marriage fraud
Will straight people enter into fake gay marriages to obtain benefits?
Another child may have pulled the trigger
Another tragic loss from gun violence has occurred
Two original members awarded legal right to group's name.
Cindy Herron and Terry Ellis sued Dawn Robinson and Maxine Jones for illegally touring under…
The bottom line is outweighing the value of an education
Aside from the teachers, those who will be most heavily affected are the students that…
Katherine Jackson's lawyers include Prince in long list of witnesses.
Prince reportedly has relevance in the case of Michael Jackson’s wrongful death lawsuit.
Hip-Hop's King of New York gears up to bring the wrestling extravaganza to MetLife Stadium in New Jersey
Will you watch Wrestlemania 29 because Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs is hosting?
Janet Hubert is ready to mend.
After a publicized back and forth with talk show host Wendy Williams, Janet Hubert is…
Jordan doesn't want alleged baby mama to get off the hook so easily
MJ says he wants alleged baby mama to pay for his court costs
Woman scammed co-op board that dead aunt was alive but couldn't have visitors
Woman scammed co-op board into believing her dead aunt was alive
Do you think the mix of drugs and him having epilepsy causes his seizures?
Time to quit the drugs Wayne!
Both rappers' complete body of work have been pulled out of station's rotation
A radio station censors Lil Wayne and Rick Ross
Her responses to her major life events
Fantasia has seen some ups and downs living life in the spotlight.
Pat Houston rushed to hospital after taking pill medication.
Houston says she took medication for her back, turned off her phone and fell asleep.
Network allegedly prevents friendly tweet in fear of 'aiding the enemy.'
NBC executives allegedly tell Curry not to tweet health-stricken Roberts out of network competition.
University of Pennsylvania researches black men and prostate cancer.
The University of Pennsylvania is the first study to look only at African American men.
Porsha Stewart no longer an Atlanta Housewife.
Sad news to report in the world of reality TV.
NFL gay rights discussion loud as ever.
Who could it be?
Robert Zimmerman Jr. is suspected murderer George Zimmerman's older brother
Robert Zimmerman Jr. takes to Twitter to explain why blacks are natural born killers
President Francois Bozize flees Central African Republic to undisclosed location.
Unraveled peace treaty forced the coup.
Black women make up 13% of the population, but account for 30% of abortions.
The numbers are startling.
Two teens face criminal charges in shooting of 13-month-old baby.
The world is getting crazier by the day
Pledges allegedly had to do squats for long periods of time
FAMU Deltas in the hot seat over alleged hazing incident
The tech community is divided over Richards' firing
An outspoken black female software developer is fired
Rapper hits fan in the head with a champagne bottle.
A fan says Gucci Mane struck him while trying to get an autograph.
Crazed fan attempts to break into singer's L.A. home.
A court orders man to stay at least 100 yards away from Rihanna for three…
Starbucks corporate leadership actively supports efforts to legalize same-sex marriage.
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz sticks to his guns on gay marriage
Rihanna shows up five hours late to Chi-town high school.
School won the visit through the “Shine Bright Like a Diamond” contest.
Facebook has helped authorities figure out if someone is lying about their financial situation in the past
Christopher Robinson didn’t know authorities were checking his Facebook page
Security guard made a name for himself as a no-nonsense crime fighter
Overzealous security guard goes to jail
The singer is a native of Queens
86-year-old singer rallies people in Harlem on 125th Street
Police post video of the shooting on Youtube
Philly police seek public’s help in finding a gunman
Finley is the founder of L.A. Green Grounds.
Ron Finley wants to help his community by changing the amount of young black children…
Only 9 hours served in an L.A. jail
Brown has a sketchy past when it comes to his drug and alcohol abuse.
Lack of legal protection for gay Americans in the workforce.
It’s technically legal for employers to place job ads that read, “Gays need not apply.”…
Famed author of internationally renowned book passes away.
Achebe died following a brief illness, said his agent, Andrew Wylie.
The two 'Celebrity Apprentice' divas square off.
LaToya Jackson accuses Omarosa of pulling the plug on late fiance Michael Clarke Duncan.
Cable news appears to be white-washed, say critics.
Commentators criticize CNN and MSNBC for lack of diversity on anchor line-up.
Publishing company claims record label is illegally selling singer's music.
Reservoir Media Management claims to own rights to Aaliyah’s platinum albums, “One in A Million,”…
Ten of singer's tour buses were stopped on the road for marijuana.
Rihanna was not on any of the tour buses at the time of the search.
Negotiations weren't going well and after the radio announcer says farewell to his fans, Cumulus responds by locking out his staff
Can Baisden bounce back from this?
Harris discussed the issues she's encountering in relation to crime
The state’s first female Attorney General sat down with Reuters Impact Players host Robert Wolf…
Man claims Elmo puppeteer lured him to sex parties at 16 years old.
Sheldon Stephens says he and Clash began a sexual relationship after meeting at networking event.
Man pleads not guilty to reckless operation of a boat.
According to reports, Jeffery Simon Hubbard crashed into the boat that killed Kile Glover.
President Obama opens up about family life alongside wife Michelle in April issue of 'Vogue' magazine.
Michelle Obama covers the April issue of ‘Vogue’ magazine, while her husband tells the publication…
Malcolm Shabazz says the FBI expressed concern over his 'international travels'
Malcolm X’s grandson speaks for the first time since his arrest in February
Woman who claims Jordan fathered her son withdraws lawsuit.
Jordan’s lawyers say there was no settlement of money paid to Pamela Smith.
African-American college ballers are scoring in the classroom.
The University of Central Florida’s Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports conduct annual report.
Rapper Mack Maine tweets that Wayne has returned home.
After reports suggesting he was on his death bed, rapper is released from hospital.
A historical look at Chicago's violence.
When will it end?
Announcement comes just weeks before The Masters tournament
Will this help him with his golf game?
History Channel film series "The Bible" casts controversial satan-Obama look alike.
Film producers have not commented on accusations that the character purposely resembles the president.
Higher expectations for African Americans to end up in prison
Funding is going to imprison kids and not educate them
The homeless man was wearing scrubs, a lab coat and a surgical mask at the time of his discovery
Homeless man posed as doctor to live in Louisville hospital
Of 70 people in the study, 14 were "functionally-cured"
Doctors announce HIV breakthrough