Lawsuit says woman was illegally stripped naked in LaSalle County Jail

NBC 5 Chicago The lawyer for a woman who claims she underwent an illegal strip search while under arrest in LaSalle County reportedly filed a...

Government shutdown hits African Americans the hardest

Stacy M. Brown,NNPA Newswire Correspondent | With over 50,000 federal employees, the fourth congressional district in Maryland represents the fifth largest number of workers, and...

Netflix is Raising Prices to a Historical Height

By Cammy Harbison, Newsweek On Tuesday, Netflix announced it will raise its prices by 13 to 18 percent for U.S. subscribers. The price hike will be...

Some Renters Are Already Facing Eviction, Thanks To The Shutdown

Tens of thousands of low-income renters nationwide could lose housing assistance, including many seniors and people with disabilities. By Sanjana Karanth and Arthur Delaney, Huffington...

14th Annual Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah Brings Chicagoans...

Featuring Celebrated Soloists and Hundreds of Musicians and Choir Singers, Too Hot Unites People from All Across the City Under One Roof to Sing,...

NAACP to testify on William Barr nomination for attorney general and...

Derrick Johnson, President & CEO of the NAACP, will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the nomination of William Barr for Attorney...

Republicans Strip Rep. Steve King Of All Committee Assignments Over White...

Republican leaders have stripped Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) of all of his committee assignments for the current Congress following a new wave of outcry...

Black journalists rebuke CBS after no Blacks appear on editorial team

  Washington, D.C. (Jan. 15, 2019) -- The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) is very disappointed in and disturbed about CBS News' recent announcement showcasing new hires for coverage of...

Picture of Black and White Kids Sitting Separately in South Africa...

By Teddy Grant, Ebony A picture showing Black and white kids sitting at separate tables at a South African elementary school has outraged parents and...

White Man Arrested for Attacking Black Girl Outside Mall

The young girl who was punched in the video declined medical attention By Teddy Grant, Ebony A White North Carolina man was arrested on Saturday for...