Angela Burt-Murray

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 Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning "song stylist" and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died.Wilson, who retired from touring in 2011, died after a long illness at her home in...
 Oprah Winfrey was in town to praise one of her idols, Nobel laureate Toni Morrison."It's impossible to actually imagine the American literary landscape without a Toni Morrison," Winfrey said Tuesday night during a dinner gala in downtown Manhattan hosted...
For Afro-Brazilians, November is a month to reflect on how their ancestors survived 350 years of slavery and to devise ongoing strategies for resistance. Commonly known as Mês de Consciência Negra, Black Consciousness Month, or November Negro, Black November,...

 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A journal entry penned when Shameik Moore was a teenager laid out one of his dreams — to play Spider-Man on the big screen. That dream is now partially realized with Moore serving as the...
While TV commercials of perfect family gatherings play on an endless loop, gift lists multiply, and questions of who’s making the mac n’ cheese this year are all part of the holiday experience, sometimes the thought of leaving the...
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Royalty, Real Housewives and the fathers of two Kardashian babies were among the celebs that fanned out across Miami for a week of glamorous parties toasting the world's best artists during Art Basel.Less than...

 WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Democrats have raised the prospect of impeachment or the real possibility of prison time for President Donald Trump if it's proved that he directed illegal hush-money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure...
 Jay-Z secured a win in his arbitration battle with Iconix Brand after a judge halted the proceedings, thus agreeing with the hip hop mogul's claim that there were too few Black arbitrators to ensure he would receive equal protection under...
Wedding bells could be ringing for super-secret lovebirds, Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx who have long refused to comment publicly on their relationship.But Radar Online reports that they are ready to wed in the most romantic city in the world.--Blac...

A New Jersey man who lured drug-addicted women into a web of prostitution involving a well-organized sex trafficking ring, has been convicted of his crimes and sentenced to 18 to 36 years in prison.--Tomi Lahren: Watching migrant children being...
 Blac Chyna’s legal battle against the Kardashian clan just took a turn in her favor.--John Legend and Chrissy Teigen tease NBC special ‘A Legendary Christmas with John and Chrissy’--On Wednesday, Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Randolph Hammock kept the...
 On Tuesday, Andrew Gillum and Stacey Abrams jointly called on Senate Republicans to contest President Donald Trump’s judicial pick based on his racist voting rights record.--VIDEO: Grieving family of man killed by police at Alabama mall speak out: ‘I...
 A Black woman who took up residence as a visiting professor at VCUarts say a white professor didn’t utter a word or ask her a question before he assumed she was trespassing and called the police on her.--#ShoppingWhileBlack: Father...
LeBron James was bragging on his son’s b-ball skills on the court and his son LeBron “Bronny” James Jr made an impressive slam dunk that inspired the proud dad to cheer loudly from the sidelines.--VIDEO: Grieving family of man...
A popular country singer, who has a Black dad and a white mother, recently revealed that he didn’t even know that he was Black until folks started spewing the n-word during elementary school.--Tamera Mowry-Housley makes emotional return to talk...
TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.Protestors showed up...
 TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.The East Pittsburgh...
 TheGrio has launched a special series called #BlackonBlue to examine the relationship between law enforcement and African-Americans. Our reporters and videographers will investigate police brutality and corruption while also exploring local and national efforts to improve policing in our communities. Join the conversation, or share your own story, using the hashtag #BlackonBlue.A Black man...
 President Donald Trump’s inhumane assault on a group of migrants attempting to seek asylum at the US border has enraged many including superstar Rihanna who called it an act of “terrorism.”--US agents fire tear gas as some migrants try to...
It was difficult first day back to work filled with tears for The Real’s Tamera Mowry-Housley who took time off to grieve the death of her niece Alaina Housley, one of the victims who died in the tragic Thousand...