First Black Female D.C. National Guard Pilot Achieves Childhood Dream of Flying

As a young girl growing up in Tennessee, Demetria “Dina” Elosiebo’s nights were filled with dreams of her soaring through the night sky, her...

Rev. Leroy Gerome Parker Installed as New Pastor of New Hope Baptist Church in...

The Rev. Leroy Parker wasn't a regular churchgoer as a boy. He didn't get his first Bible until he was 17. One of five siblings growing up in...

50 Central Florida Churches Launch Prayer Walk for Kidnapped Nigerian Girls and All Those...

Some wore bright red tape with a black X across their mouths. Some marched with their heads down in silence. Some carried signs that read "End...

Barbara Rose Johns: The Girl Who Made Brown vs. Board of Education Happen

Sixty years ago on May 17, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the 1896 ruling in Plessy v. Ferguson and declared separate was not equal...

Gentrification – Is It Real or Fake?

Google Tony Pidgley, chairman of one of Britain’s biggest housebuilders, and you’ll find a video in which he shows off his latest toy. The plaything...

Two Families in Pittsburgh Linked by the Tragedy of Drunk Driving

For Gaye Posey of Brookline and Marilyn Freund of Allentown, last Christmas was miserable. That morning, Mrs. Posey and her family gathered around a Christmas...

Couple Who Worked at San Francisco International Airport Sentenced to Jail for Stealing Passengers’...

Guess you can file this under: Karma. A California couple who worked at San Francisco International Airport took advantage of an unfortunate situation and now...

Donald Trump Doesn’t Think Too Highly of RHOA Star, Kenya Moore

It looks like “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” isn’t the only show where Kenya Moore rubs people the wrong way. According to reports, her “Celebrity...

Pastor Leonce Crump of Renovation Church in Atlanta Is Making MLK’s Dream a Reality...

Pastor Leonce Crump chose over three years ago to launch Renovation Church in Atlanta on the weekend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday. Why? Because...

Brown Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Louisville, KY Celebrates 160th Anniversary

Housed in a distinctive brick building that’s thought to be the last work of Louisville architect Gideon Shryock (1802-1880), Brown Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal...

3 Lessons that Pastors and Ministry Leaders Can Take Away from the Mark Jackson...

Mark Jackson's tenure was shipwrecked in three areas, and anyone who wants to be successful--in sports and particularly ministry--should heed them. First, a huge disclaimer. I...

Florida Man Jeanwell Napolean Stabs Wife After Church Marriage Counseling Session

For some couples, marriage counseling can prove to be pretty rocky, but Jeanwell Napolean (pictured) took his appointment with his wife to a bizarre and violent...

Detroit’s Infant Mortality Rate Is Double The National Average, But Here’s What They’re Doing...

Detroit's infant mortality rate is twice the national average and the highest among large American cities, but a new initiative in the city is...

Roland Martin says, ‘the Biggest Enemy for U.S. Veterans Is America’

We tear up at the emotional TV commercials of soldiers returning home from a deployment; our airlines allow active duty military to board planes...

Congressional Black Caucus Thanks Harry Reid For Opposing Michael Boggs

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) got a letter of thanks from the Congressional Black Caucus on Thursday for his unequivocal opposition to President...

Mother of Homeless Veteran Who ‘Baked To Death’ In Jail Cell Files Massive Lawsuit

The mother for a mentally ill, homeless veteran who was found dead in a 101-degree New York City jail cell said Friday that she...

New Hampshire Political Leaders Join Residents in Calling for Resignation of Police Commissioner Who...

Political leaders in a New Hampshire town have officially joined residents in demanding the resignation of a police commissioner who uttered a racial slur...

5-Year-Old Jaylee Monteith of North Carolina Saves Life of 91-Year-Old Caretaker Mildred Morris After...

90-year old Mildred Morris has been a life long caregiver of children and now she’s thanking one 5-year-old for caring for her. Morris, of...

John Conyers Joins Lawsuit To Get Back On Primary Ballot

Longtime Michigan Congressman John Conyers joined a federal lawsuit Thursday taking aim at the requirement that petition collectors be registered voters, as part of...

NAACP Names Lawyer and Pastor, Cornell William Brooks, as New President and CEO

The NAACP on Saturday announced that lawyer and activist Cornell William Brooks would become its new national president and CEO. The selection of Brooks came...