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It is said that politics makes strange bedfellows. An addendum to the old adage could be "that American racial politics particularly in regards to business makes for even stranger bedfellows." Such is the sentiment surrounding the recent alliance between President Donald Trump and the media giant Comcast.
Nipsey Hussle "Victory Lap" album re-enter the Billboard 200 chart, for a new high of the number two album, it originally debuted at the number four slot.
Fans of go-go music in Washington D.C. have received support from John Legere, CEO of T-Mobile, after new residents near a community Metro PCS store filed noise complaints to have the store to stop playing the music that is popular in the area.
Kim Kardashian-West is the cover star for the May issue of Vogue and details that she has ambitions to take the bar exam and become a lawyer in 2022.
Detroit emcee Big Sean returned home with the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Ally Financial, Inc., to host an entrepreneurship competition called "Moguls in the Making" among students of Historically Black College and Universities.
Despite more African-American women and men in powerful political offices, there are other factors at play and many are looking to move out of Chicago.
Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry are tag-teaming to bring a documentary series focused on mental health to Apple TV.
Trap and Country star Lil Nas gets stung by R&B superstar Beyoncé fans for trolling their queen, and later apologizes on Twitter.
A Pew Research survey that reveals 76% of Black citizens have had an experience, opposed to the 67% of white Americans who stated they have not.
After a few days T.I. reprimanded Kodak Black disrespectfully flirting with Lauren London, Black says that the "Grand Hustle" boss wants London for himself.
Secretary Betsy Devos has received opposition from Rep. Marcia Fudge of Ohio and additional House Democrats due to the mishandling of maintenance of charter schools and student loan companies, along with a proposal that would broaden the choices of...
The husband and stepdaughter of a Baltimore woman that was fatally stabbed in December have both been charged in her death.
To commemorate the 1965 civil rights march, politicians and civil rights leaders gathered in Selma Alabama remember the horrors of "Bloody Sunday."
The Republican National Committee is aiming to win over Black voters ahead of the 2020 presidential campaign season by doing outreach.
Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar found herself on an offensive, anti-Muslim poster display at the West Virginia GOP’s “Republicans Take the Rotunda” event on Friday, seeking to equate her with the 9/11 terrorists.
the soul singing and jaw dropping contestant from the 13th season of The Voice, Janice Freeman, died Saturday from an apparent blood clot. Freeman, fan favorite that once impressed both judges Jennifer Hudson and Miley Cyrus, was only 33 years-old.
An 11-year-old white girl from Suitland, Maryland is facing first-degree child abuse for allegedly assaulting a 1-year-old boy, causing him to sustain and eventually succumb to several brutal injuries.
Former Maine governor believes that by eliminating the Electoral College, local politics will mandate electors vote for the presidential candidate who wins the national popular vote, and that only minorities would get elected into office.