Mother sues for excessive force after son, 12, shot during Markham...

By Alexis McAdams, ABC7 News A mother is suing two municipalities and four police officers after she said the officers used excessive force against her...

CNN is Reportedly Developing an All Black Round Table Political Show

By Symone Daniels, The Source CNN is reportedly developing an all-black panel political show, which will feature regular contributors April Ryan, Angela Rye, Andrew Gillum,...

25th Anniversary Black Harvest Film Festival

OVER 250 FILMMAKERS, filmgoers, sponsors, partners, Gene Siskel Film Center Advisory Board members, and members of the Black Harvest Community Council were present for...

Another 100 million consumers at risk from Capital One Bank data

Largest bank breach affects 140,000 Social Security numbers, 80,000 bank accounts By Charlene Crowell A second major disclosure of major consumer data breach was announced on...

ARE WE HEADING TOWARD CIVIL WAR?

America is in the throes of violence. Years ago, when American citizens observed people in other countries experiencing constant attacks like in Lebanon, Afghanistan,...

Literary giant Toni Morrison and her work about the Black experience...

Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient told Black life like it was By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. When the late, iconic author and educator Toni Morrison received...

HONORING THE LEGACY OF MARCUS MOSIAH GARVEY

Each August that we celebrate Marcus Garvey’s birthday, we should revisit his contributions and study the works of this great Jamaican hero. Marcus Garvey...

Dr. Carl C. Bell community psychiatry pioneer dies

Introduced cultural sensitivity and impact of childhood violence to the world By Sally King It was his awareness of violence, and the emotional pitfalls of urban...

$300,000 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpot Won!

If you have a Lucky Day Lotto subscription online, check your email! A player with an online subscription won the $300,000 jackpot in the Tuesday, August...

Trump Says He Is Weighing Commuting Sentence of Blagojevich

Former Illinois governor was convicted of corruption charges, once appeared on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ By Jess Bravin and Alex Leary, The Wall Street Journal President Trump on Wednesday, August...