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Rapper Q-Tip's recent social media post about his mother highlights how Alzheimer's impacts the Black community.
A family is grieving and in need of answers as to why the 23-year-old student body president of Lincoln University was shot and killed.
The reigning Miss USA, Sarah Rose Summers, has the title of "mean girl" now that a video of her seemingly mocking the non-English speaking Miss Universe contestants surfaced.

Prada plans to pull products that feature a grotesque looking creature that many say resembles racist blackface imagery.
Shaquille O'Neal's son, Shareef, underwent heart surgery on Thursday to correct an irregularity that forced him to miss the 2018 UCLA basketball season. As reported by TMZ Sports, the 18-year-old learned about his heart condition during a routine checkup with...
The upcoming Lifetime docu-series Surviving R. Kelly, will allow viewers to hear directly from women who say the Grammy-winning singger abused them.

Church Pastor John Gray says critics and online trolls cannot shame him for buying his wife a $200,000 Lamborghini Urus for their eighth wedding anniversary, as reported by the Christian Post. “ years. New Beginnings. New hope. New life. And...
Los Angeles County is exploring various strategies to reduce and end the incarceration of pregnant youth and one way the Board of Supervisors intends to do so is by approving a motion proposed by Supervisor Hilda L. Solis and...
Hip-hop producer Benzino is facing felony drug charges following his arrest in January 2017 that resulted in felony possession changes of 22 grams of THC oil gummies, felony possession of 6 ecstasy pills and misdemeanor possession of less than an...

  For more than 20 years, fans of the Nickelodeon movie Good Burger have been dying for a sequel, but it looks like that’s not coming any time soon, despite what Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell are lobbying for. According to TMZ, Nickelodeon says there has been...
  2018 has been a busy year for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) as they have ramped up their raids of workplaces suspected of employing undocumented immigrants and dramatically increased the number of workers arrested and employers audited, according to...
Tiki Barber has worn many different hats. He’s been an NFL All-Pro, a sports radio host, and a television actor. On Wednesday, Tiki announced that he’s adding Broadway actor to his resume, as the former New York Giants running back will...
  For years, Ciara and Future have had at times a very messy, ugly, and public feud that followed their breakup. While the open sniping and disrespectful statements from Future has calmed in recent years, the bickering and pettiness surrounding how they deal with their...
  The election fraud investigation of the still undecided North Carolina 9th Congressional District got another potential bombshell. According to a new affidavit obtained by NBC News, McCrae Dowless, the Republican whose “get-out-the-vote" activities are the center of the fraud investigation, told...
A popular high school play has sparked outrage in Phoenix thanks to a scene that brings students out in Ku Klux Klan robes. Three students at the ASU Preparatory Academy in Phoenix dressed in KKK costumes came out during a...
 New York City education department officials are continuing to field questions from parents about a plan to change admissions in magnet high schools.According the New York Post, in an effort to boost Black and Latino enrollment, the city’s Dept. of...
  Janelle Monáe’s amazing year continues as she has signed on has signed on to join the cast of the upcoming Gloria Steinem biopic “The Glorias: A Life On The Road.” According to Deadline, she joins Julianne Moore and Alicia Vikander, who will be playing the feminist...
This year, we've witnessed several incidents where black people have been harassed for simply #livingwhileblack in their communities. In many of the cases, senseless 911 calls were made for encounters that didn't need any involvement from police. Thanks to social...
A judge ruled that Cyntoia Brown, who was just 16 years old when she killed the man who was sex trafficking her, must serve at least 51 years in prison.
An 18-year-old who gave a presentation to the Baltimore City Council last year in support of anti-violence initiatives, himself was fatally gunned down in the city last Saturday.