The Last Known US Slave Ship Found in Alabama After 160 Years

The remains of the last known ship to bring enslaved people to the United States have been found nearly 160 years after its illegal voyage from Africa to...

What’s Going on? Unarmed Black Man Walking Between Traffic Shot by Plainclothes Officer in...

Shocking footage shows the moment that a man said to be mentally disabled was shot by a plainclothes officer in Philadelphia. Joel Johnson, 28, was...

Nipsey Hussle Shooting Suspect Eric Holder Jr. Indicted for Death of Rapper, Heads to...

A grand jury has indicted Eric Holder for the shooting death of Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Holder was indicted May 9 on...

Newly Discovered Wills Handwritten by Aretha Franklin Reveal Window Into Her Private World: Read...

The handwriting is often messy, the instructions sometimes contradictory. But three handwritten documents apparently prepared by Aretha Franklin show that the singer was indeed thinking about...

3 Handwritten Wills Found in Aretha Franklin’s Home After It Was Initially Thought She...

A lawyer says three handwritten wills have been found in the Detroit-area home of Aretha Franklin, months after her death, including one that was discovered under...

Citing Death Threats, Famed Prosecutor in O.J. Simpson Case Christopher Darden Withdraws as Lawyer...

Eric Holder, the Los Angeles man accused in the shooting death of Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle, was to appear in court Friday for the first...

‘God Sent Me Here For A Reason’: Philadelphia Lyft Driver Saves 86-Year-Old Woman When...

CLICK HERE TO WATCH. A Lyft driver dispatched to pick up an elderly rider became concerned when the woman didn’t come out of her house....

BET’s “Sunday Best” Returns in June After 4-Year Hiatus with Original Host Kirk Franklin,...

MUSIC ICON KIRK FRANKLIN RETURNS AS HOST / MENTOR, ALONG WITH ERICA CAMPBELL, KELLY PRICE & JONATHAN MCREYNOLDS AS JUDGES “SUNDAY BEST” PREMIERES SUNDAY, JUNE 30th...

19th Annual African Pride Gospel SuperFest Live TV Recording Set For June 22, 2019...

Hosted By Award-Winning Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson; Donnie McClurkin and Rance Allen Group To Receive Lifetime Achievement Honors For Gospel Music Legacy The 19th Annual African...

Historic Number of African-American Women to Graduate From West Point This Year

The U.S. Military Academy at West Point's class of 2019 is set to include 34 African-American women, the highest number in the prestigious academy's...

WATCH: Billionaire Robert F. Smith Pledges $40 Million to Wipe Out 2019 Morehouse Graduates’...

Billionaire tech investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith stunned graduates of Morehouse College in Atlanta on Sunday, pledging $40 million to wipe out their...

Community Leaders Announce Plan for Memorial for Victims of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre at...

A Tulsa community leadership group unveiled plans for a forthcoming project that would honor and memorialize victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre on...

Medical University of South Carolina Begins Study to Focus on Rising Suicide Rate Among...

Kasandra Alexander lost her oldest son, Jaylan, to suicide when he was just 17. He was seeking help from church, as many do. (WCIV) The...

What’s Going On? Texas Police Try to Arrest a Black Father in His Own...

Police in Texas attempted to arrest a black man in his own yard as he played with his children after mistaking him for a...

As Mother Emanuel AME Documentary Is Set to Be Shown, Survivors Contemplate Grief &...

Felicia Sanders, who survived the shooting four years ago at Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C., told a tale of two...

Civil Rights Activist Unita Blackwell, a Sharecropper Who Became Mississippi’s First Black Female Mayor...

Civil rights activist Unita Blackwell made history in 1976, becoming Mississippi's first black female mayor. She died on Monday at age 86. Unita Blackwell may...

How the Church of God in Christ Is Working Against Abortion in the Black...

Black churches across the nation are engaging in a campaign against abortion that involves not only political advocacy against groups like Planned Parenthood but...

What’s Going On? ‘Attitude,’ ‘Distracting’: Vague Offenses Allow Black Girls to Be Pushed Out...

Black girls don’t misbehave more, experts say, yet they often receive more severe penalties for the same behavior as white peers. For the first time...

WATCH: Black Woman Shot Dead by Texas Police After Shouting ‘I’m Pregnant’ is Identified...

A woman who was seen in a shocking video overnight getting shot and killed by a police officer in Texas after claiming she was...

Openly Homosexual Pete Buttigieg Has 0% Support Among South Carolina Black Voters

A new South Carolina poll shows South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg(D) with zero percent support among likely primary voters who are African American, a...