WATCH: Southern Baptist Pastor Jeff Fugate Apologizes for ‘Black Teen’ Blackface Boxing Skit at...

The head of a Kentucky church is pleading ‘ignorance’ over a ‘blackface boxing match’ skit held during a religious conference this week. Pastor Jeff Fugate,...

Detroit’s City Versus Suburb Divide

On the No. 34 bus heading out to the suburbs of Detroit, most of the structures are abandoned. But there are people at every...

Christ Church Cathedral in Houston Prepares to Celebrate 175th Anniversary

Christ Church Cathedral celebrates the 175th anniversary of its founding on March 16, 2014. Founded in 1839 when Houston was still the capital of...

Pittsburgh Woman Who Lost her Home and Sister to Fire Is Supported by Community

During the 72 years she lived in her Hill District home, Katie Johnson helped win civil rights for Pittsburgh's black community. She had a...

Detroit Police Officer Is Being Investigated for Raping a Woman Who Called to Report...

Wayne Co. prosecutors have charged a Detroit police officer in connection with the sexual assault of a woman that occurred when he was dispatched...

Jeri Wright, Daughter of Rev. Jeremiah Wright, Found Guilty of Money Laundering

The daughter of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright, President Barack Obama’s former minister, was convicted by a federal jury Friday of laundering thousands of dollars...

LISTEN: Congressman Elijah Cummings Tells Roland Martin that he Accepts Congressman Darrell Issa’s Apology

03/07/14-Roland Martin talks with Congressman Elijah Cummings about Congressman Darrell Issa’s latest antics which include cutting off Cummings microphone during a hearing on the IRS. Read the entire...

A Missing Sermon, a White Methodist Minister, and the Theological Struggle of the Civil...

Bishop Clay F. Lee knelt down in his study on Thursday and peeled the lid off a plastic bin labeled “Sermons A-Z.” Then he...

At CPAC, Ben Carson Clarifies that Slavery and Obamacare Are Not the Same Thing

Conservative activist Ben Carson didn't back down Saturday on any of his previous controversial remarks, announcing to the Conservative Political Action Conference that he...

CPAC Panelist Elroy Sailor says ‘Abortion Is Worse On The African-American Community Than The...

Elroy Sailor, CEO of the lobbying firm J.C. Watts Companies, said Republicans shouldn't fear talking about abortion to African-Americans in their districts because the...

Senator Tim Scott Talks About Where he Met his Mentor

Sen. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) kicked off the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference today in National Harbor, Maryland. Scott -- who was one of the first...

What Really Happened to Alfred Wright, a 28-Year-Old Physical Therapist and Married Father of...

Another dead black man. Another mysterious death. Another federal investigation. And yet, there are no immediate answers for why Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old physical therapist and a...

Judge Sets Bond at $1.2 Million for Pregnant Florida Mother Who Drove her Three...

A Volusia County judge set Ebony Wilkerson's bond for $1.2 million at a first-appearance hearing on Saturday. Wilkerson, 32, is accused of trying to kill...

Sad: Elderly Man Freezes To Death After Being Locked Out Of Senior Complex in...

Homer Hallum, 76, froze to death when he was locked out of his Detroit senior living complex, according to My Fox Detroit. The septuagenarian had left...

Do You Know that Blacks And Latinos Account For 100% Of LAPD Dog Bites?

No person of minority status wants to believe that the police have it out for them. No matter what the rappers and the celebrities...

Pregnant Florida Mother Who Drove her Three Kids Into the Atlantic Ocean Charged with...

Ebony Wilkerson, 32 - who is nearly seven months pregnant - was booked on a litany of charges that included attempted murder for wildly...

Bill Whitaker Named New Correspondent for “60 Minutes”, Becoming Only Second African-American in Show’s...

Bill Whitaker, a veteran CBS News reporter, has been named a "60 Minutes" correspondent, becoming only the second African-American correspondent in the show's history,...

At CPAC, Bob Woodson says Abortion is ‘Worse than Slavery or Jim Crow’; Pushes...

“Abortion has been worse on the African-American community than the slave trade or Jim Crow,” said Robert Woodson, a panelist at a sparsely attended Conservative Political...

Bernice King Agrees to Turn Over Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Bible and Nobel Prize...

Bernice King said Thursday she'll turn over her father's personal Bible and Nobel Peace Prize, but continues to urge her brothers not to sell the...

Disrespect of Rep. Elijah Cummings Angers CBC Chair Marcia Fudge In Congressional Hearing

Rep. Elijah Cummings, always a gracious legislator, declined to say whether he felt disrespected after Republican Rep. Darrell Issa rudely turned off Cummings’ microphone during a...