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...

Body Discovered Near an LA Hiking Trail Identified

Two persons of interest have been detained by police. By Jasmine Washington, Ebony The body of a young girl found inside a duffle bag on a...

Ruth E. Carter Becomes The First Black Woman To Win Oscar...

History has been made! By Julee Wilson, Essence Ruth E. Carter has won the 2019 Academy Award for Best Costume Design for her mind-blowing creations...

Pope Names Wilton Gregory as New Archbishop of Washington, D.C.

By Elizabeth Dias, New York Times Pope Francis has named Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta as the new Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, hoping to...

Don’t Ignore IRS Letters

The IRS normally sends correspondence in the mail. They mail millions of letters to taxpayers every year. Keep these important points in mind if...

Indiana’s first Black governor?

State Senator Eddie Melton announces exploratory committee By Erick Johnson State Senator Eddie Melton on Tuesday, June 4 announced that he is exploring a bid to...

Black Legislators Push for Economic Justice on King Birthday

Resolution considered new win for Black Wealth 2020 By Hazel Trice Edney It was three years ago that a group of national business leaders launched a...

Starbucks executives meet with Tempe police after cops were asked to...

By CBS News Starbucks is apologizing to an Arizona police department after six officers were apparently asked to leave a store on the Fourth of...

NEW YEAR’S DAY: Community continues to push the envelope to unite...

Entrepreneur and civic leader William “Bill” Mays, legislator William “Bill” Crawford, and popular radio host and journalist Amos Brown. This New Year’s Day, Christ Missionary...

‘When They See Us’ Watched By More Than 23 Million Netflix...

By Anita Bennett, Deadline Netflix already said that When They See Us was one of the most popular series on the streaming platform. Now the...