A Moment to Super Size Your Thinking

What’s that noise…? Listen. I believe that our Heavenly Father is always speaking to us. But far too often, we fail to recognize the...

New Year’s Resolutions for Black America 2016

Whenever we begin a new calendar year, it can be useful to make New Year’s Resolutions to prioritize and focus for the immediate future....

HUD awards $100M to help public housing residents secure higher paying...

Housing authorities receive funding under Jobs Plus and Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Programs In an effort to help low-income residents find higher-paying jobs and become self-sufficient,...

We must never surrender our Culture

Our late, great ancestor, Dr. Asa G. Hilliard’s book, The Maroon Within Us, once again reminds us of a major problem that we, as...

Protest held outside Rahm Emanuel’s house

Protesters upset with Mayor Rahm Emanuel took their case straight to his house. (Image still by abc7chicago.com) Protesters upset with Mayor Rahm Emanuel took their...

Fibromyalgia Syndrome: Mystery Pain Explained

Painful and puzzling, fibromyalgia syndrome primarily strikes women. Why? Researchers don't know. And with details scarce about its cause and treatment, dealing with the...

Floodwaters push rivers higher; Mississippi overtops levee in Missouri

(Image still by CNN/KTVI) Even if it doesn't rain another drop in Missouri, Kathy Wunderlich's home in West Alton may still get flooded. Recent deluges have...

AT&T Settles Byron Allen Racial Discrimination Lawsuit, Picks Up 7 Channels

Byron Allen (COURTESY OF ENTERTAINMENT STUDIOS) Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has secured distribution for its seven cable channels across DirecTV and U-verse now that AT&T...

Cleveland officer will not face charges in Tamir Rice shooting death

Demonstrators gathered Monday at the Cudell Recreation Area in Cleveland, where Tamir Rice, 12, was shot by a police officer in November 2014. Credit...

Jannie Ligons Is The Woman Of The Year

Jannie Ligons is an Oklahoma City grandmother who left a friend’s house to drive home. She collided with Daniel Holtzclaw, the rogue police officer...