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The Obamas Are ‘Becoming’ a Billion-dollar Brand

The Obamas are “Becoming” — billionaires. The launch of Michelle Obama’s cross-country book tour for her new memoir, “Becoming,” last week is just the latest...

Kanye West Donates $150,000 to Family of Black Chicago Security Guard Mistakenly Killed By...

Kanye West was deeply moved by the story of a Chicago security guard who was murdered by the cops after he subdued a gunman ......

WATCH: In Final Episode of His 3-Part Docu-series, “Shut Up and Dribble,” Airing Tonight,...

LeBron James couldn't help but think about his own boys after Trayvon Martin's death ... saying he realized that could've been one of his kids who...

WATCH: Former First Lady Michelle Obama and Her Mother Marian Robinson Talk Adjusting to...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07vZD9XJiNQ Michelle Obama says it was never easy being the wife of a driven politician. The demands of campaigning and politics strained their marriage, and...

What’s Going On? White Kansas Official Tells Black City Planner he Belongs to ‘the...

A white county commissioner in northeast Kansas who told a black city planner that he belongs to "the master race" as he rejected her...

WATCH: Even Though She Is and Always Will be America’s First Black First Lady,...

Michelle Obama and her brother, Craig Robinson, reflect on growing up on Chicago's South Side, plus the former first lady shares how her daughters...

Newly Elected Black Officers and Court Officials Rethinking U.S. Policing

Veteran Alabama law enforcement officer Mark Pettway grew up in a black neighborhood called "Dynamite Hill" because the Ku Klux Klan bombed so many...
Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams makes remarks during a press conference at the Abrams Headquarters in Atlanta, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Democrat Stacey Abrams says she will file a federal lawsuit to challenge the "gross mismanagement" of Georgia elections. (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

Stacey Abrams Ends Bid for Georgia Governor, Plans to File Lawsuit Over ‘Gross Mismanagement’...

Democrat Stacey Abrams ended 10 days of post-election drama in Georgia's closely watched and even more closely contested race for governor Friday, acknowledging Republican...
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Channing Dungey, First African-American Named President of Major TV Network, Steps Down from ABC

Channing Dungey, the first African American to lead a U.S. broadcast network, has departed her role as president, ABC Entertainment. Karey Burke, head of...
Dunkin Donuts Franchise owner Christina Cabral and police officer (Photo: Screen capture)

Here We Go Again: White Dunkin’ Donuts Owner Calls Police On Black Woman Who...

Another day, another coffee shop calling the police on a black person for something ridiculous. The morning of Nov. 7 was just like any other...
Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., questions Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the third day of his confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

WATCH: Sen. Kamala Harris Compares ICE to KKK

Sen. Kamala Harris compared ICE, the federal deportation agency, to the Ku Klux Klan Thursday, drawing a fierce retort from the agency’s acting director...

Kim Porter, Former Model, Actress Ex-Girlfriend of Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and Mother of His...

Model and actress Kim Porter, who dated rapper Diddy for 13 years and is the mother of three of his kids, died on Thursday at her Toluca Lake,...
Jemel Roberson, a security guard at the Manny's Blue Room Lounge in Robbins, IL, was killed Sunday morning by an Midlothian police officer that was responding to a shooting at the bar, according to the Midlothian Police Department.

Jemel Roberson, Black ‘Hero’ Security Guard Killed by Police in Chicago After Taking Down...

Jemel Roberson couldn't wait for his son's first Christmas. With a 9-month-old boy and another baby on the way, the 26-year-old security guard was working...

Los Angeles Church Hosts 8th Annual Black College Summit

The 8th Annual Black College Summit paired close to 400 eager high school, community college, and four-year college students with school representatives from numerous...

What’s Going on: White Biology Professor at University of Texas Is Under Fire After...

A white professor at the University of Texas at San Antonio has come under fire allegedly calling the police on a black student for putting her...

Detroit School of the Arts May be Renamed to Honor Aretha Franklin

Could Ben Carson's name be on the way out for a Detroit high school? And will Aretha Franklin's name make it onto a school? The...
President Trump shakes hands with Ben Carson, secretary of housing and urban development, during the 2018 Young Black Leadership Summit at the White House. (Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg)

Detroit School Board Wants to Remove Ben Carson’s Name from High School Over his...

If anyone represented what a Detroit High School student could become with the proper dedication and focus, it was Ben Carson — or so...

Can Black Gun Ownership Protect Against Crime?

On 9 October this year, 20-year old My’Leena Ra’Gine Colvin of Pine Lawn was shot and killed during a home invasion. A month earlier,...

WATCH: Maxine Waters Wants Trump to ‘Keep his Mouth Shut’ About her State of...

Rep. Maxine Waters, who has criticized President Donald Trump and Republicans for their “rhetoric,” has been cranking up her tone since Democrats won the...
Former first lady Michelle Obama speaks to ABC News' Robin Roberts for a prime-time ABC special on her memoir, "Becoming."

WATCH: Michelle Obama Reflects On What it Means to be the First Black First...

Former first lady Michelle Obama was interviewed by “Good Morning America” co-anchor Robin Roberts for "Becoming Michelle: A First Lady’s Journey with Robin Roberts,"...