Ancestry.com Pulls Ad That Whitewashes Slavery With Interracial Romance

The commercial, set in the Civil War era, features a white man asking a Black woman to escape to the North with him so...

Number of children going to ER with suicidal thoughts, attempts doubles,...

Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, CNN The number of children and teens in the United States who visited emergency rooms for suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts doubled...

Car sharing service says 100 cars, including 50 Mercedes-Benz, disappeared in...

By Melissa Alonso, CNN Authorities say that more than 100 missing vehicles, including 50 Mercedes-Benz, may have been fraudulently rented through a mobile app in...

Lawsuit Cites Appalling Lack of Diversity in Radio and TV Ownership

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Free Press, the Massachusetts-based nonpartisan organization that fights for the right to connect and communicate along with several...

St. Bernard Hospital Relocates Dental Center to Ambulatory Care Center

St. Bernard Hospital has relocated its Dental Center to the Ambulatory Care Center (ACC) located adjacent to the hospital at 6307 S. Stewart Ave....

Civil Rights Leader-Community Activist-Pastor

Rev. Dr. John R. Porter dead at 87 The Reverend Dr. John R. Porter, Ph.D., (87) has died after a long battle with congestive heart...

America’s Heroes Group partners with new organizations

Jesse Brown VA announces partnership with America’s Heroes Group One of the key topics discussed on the April 13, 2019 America’s Heroes Group radio talk...

BMOA supports PUSH Excel HBCU College Tour

The Black McDonald’s Operators Association (BMOA) recently sponsored a collection of Chicagoland high school students to participate in college tours, visiting Historically Black Colleges...

Harry Lennix talks about his soulful ‘Revival!’ and Black men’s health

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J. In the film “Revival!,” Chicago native and renowned actor Harry Lennix brings the story of Jesus Christ’s crucifixion and resurrection...

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ hits the theaters

The New 411 The late “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin is celebrated and remembered as the acclaimed film “Amazing Grace,” opens wide in theaters on Friday, April 19,...