Tickets to Nipsey Hussle Memorial at 21,000-Seat Staples Center Gone in...

By Angela Helm, The Root Los Angeles plans to give recently deceased rapper Nipsey Hussle a farewell fit for a hometown king. Accordingly, the community entrepreneur...

Michelle Obama’s BECOMING

By Bonnie DeShong Recently I bought Michelle Obama’s book BECOMING and settled down in my chair with my Chai Tea Latte, warm throw on my...

Gary teacher’s aide charged with child porn, voyeurism

GARY, Ind. (WLS) -- An employee of a school in Gary is being held on child pornography and voyeurism charges, the Lake County Sheriff...

REPARATIONS AND FULL REPAIR – KEY 21ST CENTURY ISSUES

In 1999, the National Black United Front (NBUF) joined forces with the December 12th Movement in organizing a delegation of Africans in America to...

Rep. Adams and Rep. Underwood Launch Black Maternal Health Caucus

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor The United States is one of only 13 countries in the world where the rate of illness and...

Goodbye Rahm, Hello Jason Van Dyke

By Erick Johnson Amidst a media circus and crowds of protesters, the trial of Chicago Police Officer Jason Van Dyke got underway Wednesday, September 5...

Chicago Park District launches 4th Annual Teen Opportunity Fair Series

Three fairs to be held at colleges across the city, starting February 2 The Chicago Park District invites teens from across Chicago to attend its...

Money flowing in race for mayor

Preckwinkle gets $1M, gains ground on Daley who leads the pack with $2.7 million Crusader Staff Report The holiday season is bringing lots of green to...

The Man, the Voice, the Legend – Cliff Kelley

By Sharon Fountain It is often said, “A picture is worth a thousand words.” For Clifford P. Kelley, a picture was worth a thousand memories...

John Conyers, longest-serving Black member of Congress in history, dies

By Melissa Nann Burke and Gregg Krupa, The Detroit News John Conyers Jr., a Korean War veteran who was the longest serving African American member...