White Woman Admits to Lying About Black Man Attacking Her

Police have called off a manhunt in Quincy, MA after a woman admitted to lying about being attacked by a Black man. By Jessica Bennett,...

Rapper T.I.-Backed Startup Launches Free Mobile Service for Low-Income Communities

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise Moolah Mobile, a service that turns Android devices into native advertising platforms, partnered with SurgePhone Wireless to launch the first free wireless...

Lori Lightfoot Wins Chicago Mayor Race, Will Be First Black Woman...

Lightfoot, who is openly gay, won Tuesday’s runoff in Chicago against Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. BY Sanjana Karanth, Huffington Post Lori Lightfoot will be...

U.S. Postal Service Salutes ‘Prince of Soul’

Marvin Gaye Forever Stamp on Sale Nationwide On what would have been Marvin Gaye’s 80th birthday, the U.S. Postal Service today honored the music legend...

Fire Destroys Building At Historic Social Justice Institution, Burning ‘Decades Of...

Highlander Education and Research Center has hosted workshops and training for the likes of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., and Rosa Parks. By Paula Rogo,...

Walmart Now Accepting Applications for 2019 Open Call for American Products

Company invites entrepreneurs to pitch new, niche and innovative products at 6th annual event June 18 – 19, 2019 If you’ve ever dreamed of potentially...

Election Day: Chicago ready to elect first African-American woman as its...

By WGN Web Desk Chicago will choose a new mayor Tuesday. Polls across the city opened at 6 a.m. and will close at 7 p.m. Lori Lightfoot,...

Rival Protests Break Out in Chicago Over Handling of Jussie Smollett...

By Anita Bennett, Deadline Protests erupted Monday in Chicago over the Jussie Smollett case, with rival groups squaring off outside the offices of Cook County...

After Incarceration, Former Prisoners Face a Tough Journey Home to Find...

Plan for transitional support to ex-convicts stirs not-in-my-backyard protests in Washington, D.C. showing complexities of criminal justice reform By Rachel Holloway, Trice Edney Newswire Try to...

Rapper Nipsey Hussle Killed In South Los Angeles Shooting

The shooting, which left two others injured, occurred near the rapper’s store in Hyde Park, Los Angeles. By Carla Herreria, Huffington Post Rapper Nipsey Hussle was...