- Trump is considering Sarah Palin for cabinet position
On Wednesday, ABC reported that president-elect Donald Trump is considering former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
- 7 days ago 1 Dec 16, 9:37am -
- Bodycam shows police shooting unarmed black man in the back
Body camera footage has emerged which shows a white Maryland police officer shooting an unarmed black man in the back.
- 7 days ago 1 Dec 16, 9:31am -
- Brandy’s rivalry with Monica is deeper than you think
Depending on who you ask, Brandy Norwood is either an incredibly underrated cultural icon in music and film or she’s just another 90s R&B singer who had her ‘moment’ but failed to achieve sustained success.Brandy was recently honored at …
- 7 days ago 1 Dec 16, 8:00am -
- Stevie J says Joseline is doing drugs while pregnant, wants child support
Stevie J is demanding child support from Joseline Hernandez, claiming that she is doing drugs even while she is pregnant, according to The Jasmine Brand.
- 7 days ago 1 Dec 16, 7:45am -
- Protests erupt after cop cleared in Keith Lamont Scott shooting
The decision to not charge the Charlotte officer who killed Keith Lamont Scot resulted in protests across the North Carolina city.
- 7 days ago 1 Dec 16, 7:27am -
- Baltimore tutor accused of slamming 7-year-old into wall at school
A Baltimore tutor is being investigated by police after a 7-year-old boy in his care suffered a fractured jaw and two missing teeth after the tutor allegedly threw the boy against a wall for misbehaving.“I looked in the ambulance …
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 6:46pm -
- Arizona students bring swastika cupcakes to Jewish teen’s birthday party
A Jewish girl in Arizona had her birthday party ruined when several of her classmates brought cupcakes with icing swastikas on them as a “joke.”According to KPNX, the girl’s mother posted about the incident on Facebook and said …
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 4:19pm -
- President Obama gets candid about legacy, Trump’s win in ‘Rolling Stone’
During an interview with Rolling Stone just after Election Day, President Barack Obama opened up about his legacy as well as the election results.“I don’t want to sugarcoat it. There are consequences to elections,” he said, hearkening back t…
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 4:12pm -
- Calvin Quallis wants men to pursue their dreams, look impeccable while doing it
Beards are one of the best accessories a man can have. But making sure your beard stays tight requires a lot of upkeep. That’s where Calvin Quallis wants men everywhere to know: He’s got your back. The former barber found …
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 2:49pm -
- Woman says ex became more racist throughout Trump’s campaign
A young woman recorded her racist boyfriend and claimed that he became more and more racist throughout Donald Trump’s campaign.“That’s what Trump should do, the second he’s elected, give all you mother****s your tickets back. You don’t lik…
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 12:04pm -
- Charlotte officer not charged in Keith Lamont Scott shooting
A Charlotte, North Carolina district attorney's office declined to bring criminal charges against the officer involved in the fatal shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 11:46am -
- Jamie Foxx producing series about Marvin Gaye
Jamie Foxx, who won an Oscar for his portrayal of Ray Charles, is now tackling the life of another musical icon, Marvin Gaye.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 10:43am -
- Video shows man attack car with baseball bat for sitting in traffic
Colby Persin has another video out on Instagram, this time showing a bit of road rage.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 10:35am -
- Bronx man fatally shot after walking away from argument
On Monday, Desmond Muller, 24, was shot and killed after walking away from an argument with a group of men outside a Bronx deli.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 10:28am -
- Video of girl asking student with special needs to prom will melt your heart
In case you needed something to cheer up this holiday season, a new video is circulating social media with the sweetest promposal!
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 10:22am -
- Beyoncé launches ‘I Sleigh All Day’ holiday gear
This holiday season, the BeyHive has a new reason to celebrate: Beyoncé has launched 'Sleigh All Day' holiday gear.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 10:13am -
- Comedian says Olive Garden waitress ‘doesn’t like serving blacks’
Comedian Ricky Smith claims he was asked to leave an Olive Garden after requesting a new server when his waitress said “she doesn’t like serving blacks.”
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 9:23am -
- ISIS claims responsibility for Ohio State attack
The Islamic State claimed that the Somali student responsible for the Ohio State attack that injured eleven people “is a soldier” of their group.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 9:00am -
- Charles Barkley donates $1M to Clark Atlanta University
On Tuesday, Clark Atlanta University was surprised by an unexpected donation from basketball legend Charles Barkley to the tune of $1 million.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 8:52am -
- Trump advisor Steve Bannon: Suppressing black vote ‘not such a bad thing’
Steve Bannon had allegedly once expressed his belief that limiting the voting rights of African-American is "not such a bad thing."
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 8:01am -
- Kanye West’s breakdown allegedly triggered by anniversary of mom’s death
Last week, Kanye West suffered a nervous breakdown, and it may have been triggered by the anniversary of his mother's death.
- 8 days ago 30 Nov 16, 7:38am -
- Serena Williams pens powerful letter about sexism
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 8:04pm -
- 3 dead after eating Thanksgiving meal served by church
Health officials in California are working to determine if a Thanksgiving meal served by a church has caused three deaths and sickened five other people.The American Legion Hall in Antioch served the meal, which was hosted by Golden Hills …
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 6:06pm -
- Donald Trump plans ‘Thank You’ tour
Donald Trump, the president-elect of the United States, has planned a ‘thank you’ tour, starting in Cincinnati, Ohio, on Thursday.Transition officials said the tour will be marked by large rally-like events like those that spurred on his campaig…
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 5:34pm -
- Larry Wilmore gets new deal with ABC
After the cancellation of Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show on Comedy Central, the comedian has signed a new deal with ABC.It isn’t for late-night, though, as Wilmore will be in charge of developing projects, supervising, and assisting executives.…
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 5:23pm -
- Woman claims to be Prince’s wife, files for control of his estate
Claire Elisabeth Elliott, who says she married the late Prince before his death, wants full control of his multimillion-dollar estate.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 2:37pm -
- Teri Johnson is bringing a piece of Harlem into homes across the globe
Teri Johnson has an ongoing love affair with native Harlem, New York...
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 2:29pm -
- Fundraiser launched for store manager berated on video by Trump supporter
CHICAGO (AP) — Hundreds of people are showing support for the manager of a Chicago craft store who was loudly berated by a customer who claimed she was being discriminated against because she is white and voted for President-elect Donald Trump...
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 2:04pm -
- Trump threatens to jail flag burners, revoke their citizenship
On Tuesday, president-elect Donald Trump took to Twitter to threaten to jail anyone who burns the American flag.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 11:50am -
- 2016 ‘Best Year’ for African Americans in film
The African American Film Critics Association said 2016 had been the best year for the black community on the film screen both in casting and storylines.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 11:39am -
- Barber visit leaves man with life-altering condition insurance won’t cover
Keith Crowell developed keloids after he went to a barbershop and was nicked by a razor, leaving him with scars and a condition his insurance won't cover.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 11:18am -
- Trump’s false claims on voter fraud stoke fears of voting rights shakedown
Voting rights activists are concerned after Donald Trump took to Twitter to claim widespread voter fraud in three states without any basis for his claims.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 10:34am -
- Ohio State suspect feared being in public because he was Muslim
The FBI is looking into claims that Abdul Artan, a Somali student, was afraid to be in public because of his Muslim faith.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 10:05am -
- ‘Hamilton’ hits record sales after Trump supporters boycott
Hamilton has made history this Thanksgiving season as it set a record for the most money grossed in a single week on Broadway.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 9:46am -
- Melania Trump threatens to sue over video suggesting son has autism
The YouTube user who created a video suggesting that Barron Trump might be autistic, promised to take the video down after Melania Trump threatened to sue.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 9:38am -
- Grandmother teaches child hate speech: ‘You f**king black c**t!’
A video of a grandmother teaching a child hate speech is now spreading across social media.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 8:23am -
- Monica on Brandy’s alleged ‘Soul Train’ shade: ‘I respect the legend she is’
Brandy's performance during the Soul Train Awards raised eyebrows after she changed the lyrics in a way that seemed to throw shade at Monica.
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 8:17am -
- ‘Moonlight’ wins big at Gotham Awards, clears path for Oscar glory
NEW YORK (AP) — At a Gotham Independent Film Awards overshadowed by the election of Donald Trump, Barry Jenkins’ coming-of-age drama “Moonlight” shined brightest.A celebrated film about a boy growing up gay, black and poor in Miami, “Moonl…
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 7:10am -
- Is America witnessing a black TV & film renaissance?
Saturday, November 12, 7.5 million viewers tuned into Dave Chappelle’s edition of “Saturday Night Live.” The show, which featured musical guests A Tribe Called Quest, generated its largest adult 18-49 rating since December 2013. Less than a wee…
- 9 days ago 29 Nov 16, 6:30am -
- NYPD gives rapper award for preventing sexual assault on bus
Moise Morancy has been hailed as a hero by the NYPD, an organization of which he has been critical in the past, and presented an award for preventing an alleged sexual assault.Morancy received the Good Samaritan award after he …
- 9 days ago 28 Nov 16, 10:00pm -
- Colin Kaepernick ‘clarifies’ remarks supporting Fidel Castro
Recently, Colin Kaepernick has generated a whole new wave of controversy, this time over his supposed support of Fidel Castro after he made some remarks that many people saw as supporting the late Cuban dictator.Since he has faced significant …
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 6:45pm -
- Teen becomes first Miss Minnesota USA contestant to wear a hijab for all rounds
Halima Aden has made history at just 19 years old. She is the first woman to wear a hijab for all rounds of the Miss Minnesota USA pageant as well as the first contestant to wear a burkini for the …
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 4:27pm -
- Pastor who got pregnant out of wedlock says she won’t stop preaching
Pastor Desireé Allen got pregnant with twins after she and her fiance had sex before marriage, but she says she will not let that stop her from preaching.Allen insisted that she will not be “slut shamed” and that she …
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 4:11pm -
- Delta bans Trump supporter for life after rant on flight
The Donald Trump supporter who stood up in the middle of a Delta flight to go on a pro-Trump, anti-Clinton rant has been banned from the airline for life.
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 2:47pm -
- Shedavi’s Elizabeth Davis is giving people the gift of healthy hair
Elizabeth Davis loves beautiful, lush, full and long hair, and she didn’t always have it herself. The young entrepreneur was intent on finding a way to help others achieve the same look in a proactively healthy way.Davis combined her …
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 2:22pm -
- Black-owned ride-sharing app ‘Moovn’ is Uber’s latest competition
Godwin Gabriel is looking to move in on the ride-sharing tech business with an app called Moovn, which he hopes will be able to compete with Uber and Lyft.
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 2:10pm -
- Fidel Castro was an ally to some black revolutionaries
Fidel Castro holds a special place among African Americans for his support of persecuted black freedom fighters...
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 1:27pm -
- This ‘Hamilton’ musical-Beyonce mashup will blow you away
The internet is losing its mind over the greatest mashup to hit 2016: #Ham4Bey.
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 12:47pm -
- Infant ejected from car is found alive in storm drain
An infant was found over two dozen feet from the roadway after being ejected from a car during a crash on an Arkansas road.
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 12:34pm -
- Online shopping surpasses $3B as Black Friday sales drop
Black Friday is starting to lose its power as more shoppers are taking to online for their holiday shopping and also taking advantage of earlier discounts.
- 10 days ago 28 Nov 16, 11:38am -