The name of this Georgia waterway was so offensive it was...

“The previous name has no place in our society. I am very glad our community came together to make this happen.” By Doug Criss,...

Soldier faces a felony charge after self-defense during road rage

By Military Magazine Sergeant First Class Kai Waters faces a felony assault charge in connection to a road rage incident in Elizabethtown, Ky., earlier this year, local...

Jussie Smollett Cut From Forthcoming Broadway Play

The actor was reportedly cut over his alleged hate crime scandal.  Jussie Smollett has lost a starring role in a forthcoming Broadway play in the...

Barbering Behind Bars: Using A Community Cornerstone For Criminal Justice Reform

A county jail in North Carolina has launched a program to teach detained teen boys about the art of barbering. By Sanjana Karanth, The Huffington...

Rep. Adams and Rep. Underwood Launch Black Maternal Health Caucus

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Contributor The United States is one of only 13 countries in the world where the rate of illness and...

Nipsey Hussle Honored with Likeness Plastered on Basketball Court Mural in...

By Ime Ekpo, The Source As the marathon continues, all the things that Nipsey Hussle loved and cherished proceed to carry out his legacy in...

T.I. Slams Laura Ingraham’s ‘Disgusting’ Nipsey Hussle Coverage

“My expectations have already decreased so much for mankind in the past couple weeks that this hardly surprised me,” the rapper wrote on Instagram. By...

Aretha Franklin Awarded Posthumous Pulitzer Prize

R-E-S-P-E-C-T for the Queen of Soul. By Ryan Grenoble, The Huffington Post The Pulitzer Board announced Monday that it was honoring Aretha Franklin with a posthumous award,...

The nation’s only Black all-male college will begin admitting transgender students...

By Amir Vera and Deanna Hackney, CNN Morehouse College, a historically black all-men's school in Atlanta, will begin admitting transgender students who identify as men...

2 children escape separate attempted kidnappings on South Side

By Evelyn Holmes, ABC7 News Two children escaped from two separate attempted kidnappings this week on Chicago's South Side, police said. Both children got away, but...