Dubai Government Denies R. Kelly’s Claim of Booked Concerts

Singer “not been invited by the Dubai royal family for a performance,” Dubai Media Office says of legal filing in rare statement By Daniel Kreps,...

Donna Brazile Trying a New Lane By Joining Fox News

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Donna Brazile says there’s no way she’s selling out and her core values will always remain intact despite...

Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ Sets New Box Office Records With Horrific $70.25M...

By Scott Mendelson, Forbes Jordan Peele’s Us opened this weekend with a remarkable $70.25 million debut weekend. How big is that? Well, it’s 3.5x its...

Police Officer Michael Rosfeld Found Not Guilty In Antwon Rose Shooting...

Rosfeld shot Antwon three times, in his arm, back, and face. By Kirsten West Savali, Essence Jurors took only approximately three hours before returning an...

White Man in Dallas Arrested for Assaulting a Black Woman

Video footage of the incident was shared on social media. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony A White Texas man was arrested for allegedly assaulting a Black woman...

Me Too Founder Tarana Burke Launches HBCU Anti-Sexual Violence Tour

“Young Black people across the diaspora ... rely on and invest in HBCUs not to just facilitate an education, but to keep them safe...

Disney Dreamers from Portage Indiana and Highland Park arrive in Orlando

High School Students Can Apply Now For 2020 By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. For the 12th year, Walt Disney World Resort, along with Steve Harvey and...

JAY-Z’s ‘The Blueprint’ Album Will Be Added to the Library of...

The album is revered as “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant” to American society. By Christina Santi, Ebony The Library of Congress –America’s oldest federal cultural institution...

Referee Who Forced Black Wrestler to Cut Dreads Will File Lawsuit

The NJ ref who forced a Black student to cut his dreads will file a lawsuit alleging emotional distress and character defamation. By Jessica Bennett,...

Illinois preschool children punished by being forced to stand in closet...

By Tribune Media Wire, WGN Two employees have been suspended with pay as police investigate a Head Start program for an unusual punishment - the...