Bronx Woman Found Guilty of Murdering Friend and Cutting Out Baby from Womb

The Bronx, NY, woman who was accused of murdering her pregnant friend to cut the unborn baby out from her womb was found guilty...

Rapper Common Says Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones has a ‘Slave Owner Mentality’

In rapper Common’s eyes, Jerry Jones is showing a “slave owner mentality” by stating he’ll bench any player that doesn’t stand during the National...

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Under Fire for Kicking Out Weinstein, but...

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences promptly kicked Harvey Weinstein out of its membership due to his multiple allegations of sexual harassment,...
In this Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 photo, an inscription decorates a monument to honor African-Americans who were buried in unmarked graves in the previously segregated Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville, Ga. The previously unmarked graves of more than 1,100 black souls buried in the cemetery will be honored with a memorial to be dedicated Sunday. Recently, the city discovered the extent of the unmarked graves using ground-penetrating radar. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Gainesville, GA, to Honor Over 1,100 Blacks Buried in Obscurity Due to Segregation

Discriminated against in life, they were forgotten by their community in death, buried in unmarked graves in the back of the Alta Vista Cemetery...
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Pennsylvania Woman Who Assaulted Daughter for Not Reciting Bible Verses Correctly Sentenced for Up...

A Middletown, PA, mother will spend 2 1/2 to 5 years in state prison for assaulting her daughter because the teen didn't recite Bible...

20 Charities Have Left Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Over His Remarks About Charlottesville White Nationalist Rally

It’s November, which means President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago is reopening after being closed during the brutal heat and humidity of Florida’s summer. If last...

#JusticeForJazzy: NAACP Demands Hate Crime Charge Be Filed Against Former University of Hartford Student...

The Connecticut NAACP chapter is calling for a hate crime charge to be filed against the white college student who jeopardized the health of her black...

Black Man Arrested For Allegedly Vandalizing Five Black Churches In New Jersey

After five Black churches were vandalized in New Jersey, authorities have charged 45-year-old Zuri C. Towns with four counts of fourth-degree criminal mischief and one count...
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Walter Scott’s Family Forgives South Carolina Police Officer Who Fatally Shot him as Officer...

A federal judge in South Carolina on Thursday sentenced a white former North Charleston police officer to 20 years in prison in the shooting death of an...
Robin Roberts and Omarosa Manigault (Heidi Gutman/ABC via Getty Images; Leigh Vogel/WireImage)

“Bye, Felicia”: Robin Roberts Knocks Omarosa for Plans to ‘Sell her Story’

Omarosa Manigault sat down with Good Morning America's Michael Strahan on Thursday, December 14, for her first interview since leaving the White House. However,...

Why Dave Chappelle Feels Sorry for ‘Poor White’ Trump Voters

Dave Chappelle explains why he pities "poor white" Trump voters in his latest stand-up routine. The comedian — who has a new stand-up special coming...

BCNN1’s 10 Most Popular Stories of the Past Decade

BCNN1 was founded in 2007. This year we celebrated our 10th anniversary. Here are the ten biggest stories we've covered over the past ten...

Thabiti Anyabwile On his ‘Immigrant Family’ in Light of Trump’s ‘S—hole Country’ Comment

by Thabiti Anyabwile Last night our church family held one of its members’ meetings. We began by hearing the baptism testimony of a Rwandan woman who...
Alveda King, founder of Alveda King Ministries, speaks during an "I Have a Dream" Gospel brunch at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, D.C., on August 25, 2013. (PHOTO: REUTERS/MARY F. CALVERT)

Tragic: Facebook Banned Paid Ads for Pro-life Film Produced by Martin Luther King Jr.’s...

UPDATE 11:40 a.m. ET Jan. 18: Facebook said Thursday that it has lifted its ban on paid ads for a fundraising effort connected to Alveda...

In New Interview with InStyle Magazine, Oprah Winfrey Says She Does Not ‘Have The...

It's a no-go from Oprah for 2020. Oprah Winfrey, the media mogul and actress who spurred buzz of a White House bid with her stirring...

Wow. Are We Still Asking Questions Like This? Ed Gordon Show to Feature Special...

https://youtu.be/fEGSdPjPJ7o A special installment of the Bounce newsmagazine show Ed Gordon called "Am I Black Enough?" will examine the nuances of cultural identity within the Black community to...

Many Say ‘Vibrant, Powerful’ Michelle Obama is Missing from her Official Portrait

An official portrait of former first lady Michelle Obama was unveiled at the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery Monday morning. The painting was done by Baltimore artist...

Billy Graham, Martin Luther King Jr., and Racial Tensions and Bridge Building Today by...

“People are often led to causes and often become committed to great ideas through persons who personify those ideas. They have to find the...

Rev. Anthony Evans, President of the National Black Church Initiative, Calls Evangelist Billy Graham...

The National Black Church Initiative (NBCI), a faith-based coalition of 34,000 churches comprised of 15 denominations and 15.7 million African Americans, calls Billy Graham...

Kent Island New Beginnings COGIC Holds Black History Celebration

Kent Island New Beginnings Church of God in Christ Pastor Allen Cork hosted the 11th annual Black History Celebration Sunday afternoon Feb. 23. The...