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Noose left in exhibit at African American history museum

By Mike James, USA TODAY Tourists at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington were shocked Wednesday to find a noose...

African-American Museum Wins New Fans: Athletes

By Marc Tracy, nytimes.com For Justise Winslow, a young forward on the Miami Heat, the most memorable part of his team’s early-season visit to the...

Teen’s scrapbook amazes Smithsonian curators

By Kyle Almond, CNN From 1938-1948, Laura Fitzpatrick photographed her friends and neighbors in Brooklyn and kept a detailed scrapbook. Her remarkable photos, unseen by...

LeBron James donates $2.5 million to Muhammad Ali Exhibit at NMAAHC

By Rachaell Davis, essence.com LeBron James is showing his support for the Smithsonian's National Museum Of African American History And Culture in a huge way. The...

National Black Museum making history

Crusader staff report It will be an epic weekend with massive crowds descending on Washington to witness a significant milestone in Black history in America. Demand...

Painful but crucial: Why you’ll see Emmett Till’s casket at the...

By Krissah Thompson, washingtonpost.com Among the most difficult decisions that Lonnie G. Bunch III had to make as he searched the world for objects to...

Michael Jordan donates record $5 million to African American museum

By Ananth Pandian, CBS Sports NBA legend Michael Jordan has been in a giving mood lately. A few weeks after donating $1 million each to to...

African American museum’s fundraising touches deep history among donors

By Peggy McGlone, washingtonpost.com They wanted more than you’d find in a typical Sunday collection plate. Officials from the National Museum of African American History and...