Northwest Indiana Workforce Board announces meeting dates

The Northwest Indiana Workforce Board has set meeting dates for 2019. Northwest Indiana Workforce Board meetings are open to general public and take place...

Homewood-Flossmoor HS students plan walkout after blackface photo, video

By Diane Pathieu, ABC7 News Some students have planned a walkout at Homewood Flossmoor High School Tuesday after a social media post showing students in...

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...

Trump lowers demand for border wall funding

By Paula Reid, CBS Evening News On the seventh day of the partial government shutdown, President Trump on Friday threatened to shut down the U.S.-Mexico...

#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,...

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...

Sparks-Wade announces campaign for mayor

Move sets up battle with incumbent Freeman-Wilson Crusader Staff Report Gary Councilwoman LaVetta Sparks-Wade has announced that she is running for mayor, setting up a battle...

Op-Ed Indiana State Representive Robin Shackleford urge use of Lilly Solutions...

Greetings, I had a wonderful time attending the National Black Caucus of State Legislators (NBCSL) annual conference that was held last month, in the Big Apple,...

Federal Judge Damon Keith, who authored landmark rulings on civil liberties,...

By Oralandar Brand-Williams, The Detroit News Long-serving federal Judge Damon Keith, who decided cases that involved some of America's most controversial political and social issues, died...

Q Brothers Hip-Hop Christmas Carol ends December 30

The holiday treat set to a bangin’ beat is back! Chicago hip-hop sensations the Q Brothers Collective turn up the volume on Charles Dickens’...