Black News Anchor Celebrates Wearing Braids On-Air

“Let us be ourselves. We are still professionals even if our hair is different,” she said. By Christina Santi, Ebony AJ Walker, a television news reporter...

R. Kelly Vehemently Denies Sex Abuse Accusations In Tense CBS Interview

The R&B singer broke down in tears when CBS’s Gayle King pushed him on the accusations: “I’ll fight for my f**king life.” By Carla Herreria,...

London Man Is Second Adult In The World To Be Considered...

The “London patient” case gives doctors hope that they might soon find a cure for AIDS. By Sanjana Karanth, Huffington Post Doctors said a London man...

#BlackGirlMagic: Georgia Teen Goes Viral After Sharing Photo Showing Dozens Of...

Kayla Willis was accepted into 31 colleges and offered more $900,000 in scholarships, showing us what Black Girl Magic can achieve. By Breanna Edwards,...

Cory Booker Calls For Defense Of The ‘Dream’ During Service To...

Presidential hopeful Cory Booker called on individuals to honor history by recommitting ourselves to the fight for justice. By Breanna Edwards, Essence Presidential hopeful Cory...

Detroit School Celebrates 8 Years of Perfect College Acceptance Rate

All 68 graduating seniors at Detroit’s Cristo Rey High School have been accepted into college. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony Detroit’s Cristo Rey High School is continuing...

More blood pressure drugs recalled due to cancer risk

CBS News More blood pressure drugs are being recalled after being found to contain trace amounts of a potentially cancer-causing ingredient, one of a slew...

Former Maine Gov. Praises Electoral College for Protecting White People

Former Maine Gov. Paul LePage believes the elimination of the electoral college would politically silence “White people.” By Jessica Bennett, Ebony Former Maine Gov. Paul LePage...

2019 ESSENCE Festival Unveils Epic 25th Anniversary Performance Line-Up

Nation’s largest annual consumer event celebrates 25th Anniversary during Fourth of July weekend 80+ of the world’s most talented and creative artists gather for...

White Woman Calls Police On Black Man After His Dog ‘Humps’...

Critics on the internet dubbed the Massachusetts woman Dog Park Diane after she called the cops at a dog park. By Carla Herreria, Huffington Post A...