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VIDEO - President Obama appeared on five Sunday news shows this week. On health care, he said requiring uninsured Americans to buy coverage is a needed fix...
A newborn delivered after her teenage mother was fatally shot at a school bus stop in North Carolina has died...
OPINION - In a medium that typically casts black women in their professional lives as domestics, Lieutenant Anita Van Buren of TV show Law & Order stands out...
VIDEO - The Grio and CNBC team up to deliver a weekly preview of money matters and market updates for our community...
VIDEO -- Watch MSNBC's telecast "About Our Children," featuring Bill Cosby and moderated by Independent Women's Forum president and MSNBC political analyst Michelle Bernard, which aired Sunday, September 20th....
OPINION -- Fifty-four years ago, the late Thurgood Marshall via the Brown v. Board of Education decision, affirmed one of the core principals upon which this society is based: equality...
VIDEO - Michelle Obama, speaking as a wife, mother and daughter -- but not as a policymaker like a previous first lady -- urged women on Friday to join her husband's fight...
FORT JACKSON, South Carolina (AP) - Command Sgt. Maj. Teresa King can dress down a burly, battle-hardened sergeant in seconds ...
HARTFORD, Connecticut (AP) -- The founder of a school for poor children in Haiti has been indicted on charges of sexually abusing nine boys there...
VIDEO - The Grio and CNBC team up to deliver a weekly preview of money matters and market updates for our community...
VIDEO -- A controversial cover story in Newsweek magazine, based in part on studies done at University of Texas Austin suggests children notice the differences between us earlie...
We get the latest on the African American buzz in hollywood from our friends at HipHollywood.com. This week’s update gives us the scoop on MTV’s Video Music Award’s mishaps with Kanye West & Lil Mama, Serena William’s US Open outburst,...
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- A Hofstra University freshman who had claimed she was raped by five men in a dormitory bathroom changed her story after prosecutors confronted her with the revelation that a video of the encounter may have been recorded, a prosecutor said Thursday...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- A Muslim teenager claims in a federal lawsuit that she was denied a job at an Abercrombie & Fitch clothing store at a Tulsa mall because she wore a head scarf...
There are still many people who believe that churches should do more than help people prepare for life after death.
OPINION -- The University of Michigan football team has a storied tradition when it comes to winning. The program is equally storied when it comes to making money by putting athletes...
OPINION - The president's proposal is an aggressive attempt to put oversight mechanisms in place to prevent another financial crisis ...
VIDEO - As African-Americans, are we failing our children when it comes to education?
VIDEO - An online poll found that nearly 2 in 3 parents surveyed feel that because of the recession, it's more important for them to volunteer in the classroom.
VIDEO - Briana Johnson couldn't wait, and neither could her unborn daughter...