Georgia’s First Black Supreme Court Justice To Step Down After Serving...

An election to determine his successor will be held May 2020. By Vinciane Ngomsi, Blavity After thirty years of serving as the first Black supreme court...

Couple attempted to kidnap boy, 11, in Morgan Park, police say

Chicago police have issued an alert after they said a couple tried to kidnap an 11-year-old boy on the Far South Side. Police said a...

Inmate Starts A Clothing Line From Jail Using Dental Floss And...

Rashod Stanley created "The Trenches" line. Written by Tweety Elitou Creativity cannot be stopped in a cage nor can talent be stifled behind bars! These words...

Federal Judge Damon Keith, who authored landmark rulings on civil liberties,...

By Oralandar Brand-Williams, The Detroit News Long-serving federal Judge Damon Keith, who decided cases that involved some of America's most controversial political and social issues, died...

Police open fire on unarmed couple, don’t turn on body cameras,...

By Walter Einenkel, Daily Kos New video has been released showing the insane moment in New Haven, Connecticut, on April 16 that Hamden Police Officer Devin...

Nipsey Hussle – The Spirit of Elevation

By Santura Pegram Whether you’re a fan of rap music or not. Someone who hails from urban America, rural America or suburbia. Regardless of whether...

The 100 Black Men of Chicago Poised to Host 22nd ...

The stage is already set for what promises to be another exciting celebration at the 22nd Annual Awards Benefit and Gala hosted by The...

IEMA Warns Recent Rains May Lead to Additional Flooding in Illinois

River levels expected to rise along parts of the Mississippi River and its tributaries The National Weather Service is forecasting another round of showers and...

Homewood-Flossmoor HS students plan walkout after blackface photo, video

By Diane Pathieu, ABC7 News Some students have planned a walkout at Homewood Flossmoor High School Tuesday after a social media post showing students in...

White Woman Defaces Nipsey Hussle Memorial

By Michael Harriot, The Root A Connecticut mural to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle has been restored after a young white woman was captured on video...