- newCongressman says Donald Trump is inspiring attacks against minorities
Monday evening, Democratic Congressman Keith Ellison said on MSNBC’s All in With Chris Hayes that Donald Trump‘s inflammatory rhetoric against Muslims and non-whites would inevitably lead to violence.
- 7 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 4:22pm -
- newVideo shows armed men headed to Minneapolis Black Lives Matter protest
A video of armed, masked white men boasting that they're headed to a Black Lives Matter protest encampment in Minneapolis is now being scrutinized after five activists were shot on Monday night by men who reportedly fit their description.
- 8 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 3:00pm -
- newMayor Mike Rawlings admits he’s more afraid of white terrorists than Syrian refugees
While some public officials would have you think Syrian refugees are a national threat, the mayor of Dallas couldn't disagree more.
- 9 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 2:26pm -
- newChicago cop charged with murder in killing of Laquan McDonald
CHICAGO (AP) — A white Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting a black teenager was charged with murder Tuesday, just a day ahead of a deadline for the city to release a squad-car video of the killing.
- 9 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 2:13pm -
- newFirst Look: ‘Barbershop 3’ trailer starring Ice Cube, Nicki Minaj, Eve and more
This week Nicki Minaj shared the first look at the official poster for the newest installment of the Barbershop franchise and now a trailer has been released as well.
- 10 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 1:32pm -
- newKiller Mike endorses Bernie Sanders with compelling speech
Killer Mike gave a moving speech Monday in Atlanta, endorsing 2016 presidential hopeful Senator Bernie Sanders (I., VT).
- 11 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 11:46am -
- newVideo proposal to gospel singer will give you all the feels
Following dinner at a local Richmond restaurant, professional gospel singer Lisa Winn heard a group of performers singing one of her songs.
- 12 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 10:47am -
- newAdele wants to remix Drake’s ‘Hotline Bling’
Adele has her eyes set on a major hip-hop collaboration with none other than Drake..
- 13 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 10:37am -
- newPatti LaBelle reveals plans for Walmart mac ‘n’ cheese and bedding collection
Patti Labelle reveals plans to sell more desserts at Walmart and launch a bedding collection and more...
- 13 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 10:12am -
- newSherri Shepherd forced to pay ex-husband child support
Sherri Shepherd just lost a vicious child support battle with her ex-husband Lamar Sally...
- 13 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 9:54am -
- newWill Smith says prejudice is everywhere but racism is rare
Will Smith opens up about racism and prejudice in a new interview with 'The Hollywood Reporter'...
- 14 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 9:33am -
- newChicago police leader: Fire officer who killed Rekia Boyd
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago police superintendent is recommending that an officer who shot and killed an unarmed black woman in 2012 be fired.
- 14 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 9:28am -
- newFamily of Muslim teen seeks $15M in clock incident
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for a 14-year-old Muslim boy arrested after the homemade clock he took to his Dallas-area school was mistaken for a possible bomb said ...
- 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 8:37am -
- new5 shot near Jamar Clark protest: Minneapolis police
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five people were shot late Monday night near the site of an ongoing protest over the fatal shooting of a black man by a police officer, Minneapolis police said.
- 15 hours ago 24 Nov 15, 8:23am -
- First look: new scripted Underground Railroad drama
WGN America just released a chilling first-look teaser at 'Underground,' the upcoming original scripted series scheduled to debut early next year...
- 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 2:51pm -
- Young Celie, Desreta Jackson says colorism in Hollywood made her leave acting after ‘The Color Purple’
Desreta Jackson, who starred as young Celie in 'The Color Purple,' celebrates the 30th anniversary of the film, and opens up about leaving Hollywood due to colorism...
- 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 2:11pm -
- ‘Brown Girls Do Ballet’ draws attention to dance’s need for diversity
The organization Brown Girls Do Ballet is drawing attention to the need for diversity in dance through their beautiful Instagram posts.
- 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 12:38pm -
- Congressman and Eagles team up to help Pop Warner team denied trip to Disney
A Pennsylvania congressman and the Philadelphia Eagles joined forces to help raise the spirits of a brokenhearted Pop Warner team.
- 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 12:01pm -
- Jill Scott talks raising son alone: ‘I am not a single mother’
Jill Scott opens up to Steve Harvey about raising her son alone...
- 1 day ago 23 Nov 15, 11:32am -
- Tank blasts American Music Awards for Tyrese’ R&B snub
R&B singer Tank is putting the American Music Awards on blast for snubbing 'real' R&B artists...
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 10:56am -
- J. Cole returns home to visit fan with cancer
J. Cole returned home to Fayetteville, North Carolina to surprise one of his hometown fans, who is battling cancer.
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 10:20am -
- Tyler Perry reveals weight loss with new shirtless pic
Tyler Perry took to Facebook to open up about his weight loss journey, and show off his new physique....
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 9:55am -
- Donald Trump’s inaccurate tweet on ‘black on black’ violence is everything wrong with the world
Another day, another flagrantly offensive thing Donald Trump did. Oh, and water is still wet...
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 9:42am -
- Police ID man accused of shooting Tulane medical student
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans police have identified a man accused of shooting a medical student who stopped an apparent kidnapping.
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 9:39am -
- Hundreds attend vigil 1 year after death of Tamir Rice, 12, shot by police
LEVELAND (AP) — Family members of a 12-year-old black boy who was carrying a pellet gun when he was fatally shot by a white police officer gathered Sunday for a vigil in Cleveland one year later.
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 8:50am -
- Shooting at New Orleans park during music video shoot leaves 16 wounded
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Police are trying to figure out what sparked a gun battle in a New Orleans park that left 16 people wounded.
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 8:28am -
- Ben Carson says he has capacity to learn foreign policy
WILTON, Iowa (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson says he can learn foreign policy, and notes his ability to adapt to changing medical practices as proof.
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 8:16am -
- U.S. response to Syrian refugees is really about hatred, fearmongering
What is behind American reactions to the Syrian refugees? Unfortunately, it’s very simple: America has an Islamophobia problem. And in a nation with centuries of experience in the hatred and oppression of people for who they are and what they look…
- 2 days ago 23 Nov 15, 7:45am -
- Al Roker claims NYC cab driver didn’t pick him up because he’s black
Beloved weatherman Al Roker fired off a series of tweets Saturday claiming a New York City cab driver intentionally passed him by because he's black.
- 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 4:53pm -
- Faces of every black professor at Harvard Law covered in black tape
Harvard students rallied in support of college students around the nation who have been protesting for racial justice. The very next morning, the faces of every black professor at Harvard Law were marked with black tape.
- 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 4:07pm -
- It’s my baby: Woman stabs pregnant friend, cuts child from womb
Saturday, a Bronx woman who stabbed her pregnant friend to death told authorities that she did so in self defense.
- 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 3:37pm -
- Starbucks launches national diversity initiative in Ferguson
Starbucks is launching a new initiative to partner with local minority-owned suppliers to set up locations in lower- and middle-income areas, starting with Ferguson, Missouri.
- 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 1:00pm -
- Trump supporters attack Black Lives Matter protester as he shouts from podium
Sunday, a Black Lives Matter protester was attacked by supporters at a Donald Trump rally.
- 2 days ago 22 Nov 15, 11:28am -
- Kerry, Mary, and Taraji drop Apple Music commercial sequel
Remember when Mary J. Blige, Kerry Washington and Taraji P. Henson all got together to hang out and promote Apple Music? Well, now there's a sequel.
- 3 days ago 22 Nov 15, 10:40am -
- Video shows white man punching elderly black man in ‘knockout game’
Conrad Barrett, the "Knockout Guy" wanted to know if he could be nationally televised if he hit an elderly black man. So he punched out 79-year-old Roy Coleman, fracturing his jaw in two places.
- 3 days ago 22 Nov 15, 9:55am -
- Woman organizes a sex strike to help stop violence in Chicago
April Lawson is calling on women throughout Chicago, both married and single, to go on a sex strike until the violence in their city comes to an end.
- 3 days ago 22 Nov 15, 9:24am -
- Patti LaBelle surprises TODAY show with her sold out pie
Patti LaBelle's sweet potato pies are selling off of shelves faster than stores can stock them, so it's hard to get your hands on one for yourself.
- 3 days ago 22 Nov 15, 9:05am -
- Man named Phuc Dat Bich wants Facebook to stop banning his account
A 23-year-old Vietnamese-Australian man is fed up with Facebook, after the social media site has continued to ban his account for being "false and misleading."
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 5:06pm -
- Angie Stone says Idris Elba was ‘crushing on her,’ regrets saying ‘no’
Angie Stone could have had Idris Elba as her man.
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 4:21pm -
- J.R. Smith accused of choking teen who joked about his trade to Cavs
A teenager was mouthing off and teasing former Knicks guard J.R. Smith about his being traded to the Cavaliers when Smith allegedly lost his temper and choked the high school student.
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 2:41pm -
- Kylie Jenner breaks up with Tyga on his 26th birthday
On Thursday, rapper Tyga turned 26 years old, but the day passed without even a single shoutout from his girlfriend, 18-year-old Kylie Jenner, or her family. This was particularly strange, because Tyga and Jenner had been all over social media sharin…
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 1:02pm -
- Louisiana bar stamps ‘n****r’ on college student’s hand
An LSU freshman went to a bar called Reggie's with her friends, but when she noticed the stamp the club had put on the back of her hand, she became upset.
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 12:24pm -
- Erica Campbell on transgender and gay community: ‘Sin is sin’
During a recent press conference, Erica Campbell was asked about her thoughts on the gay and transgender community, and she didn't hold back.
- 3 days ago 21 Nov 15, 11:49am -
- Obama attempts to put human face on Syrian refugee debate
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Brushing off refugee worries at home, President Barack Obama crouched alongside migrant children on Saturday and declared they are the opposite of terrorists wreaking havoc from Paris to Mali. Working to put a human fa…
- 4 days ago 21 Nov 15, 9:00am -
- Tyra Banks quits her own daytime talk show after 2 months
Tyra Banks is walking away from her new daytime talk show after just two months...
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 3:12pm -
- Will Smith makes epic music comeback at Latin Grammys, raps in ‘Spanglish’
At the Latin Grammy Awards, Will Smith took the stage with Colombian group Bomba Estereo for a performance of the remix of 'Fiesta'....
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 2:56pm -
- Blue Ivy Carter will sing on Coldplay’s new album
Coldplay's bringing in plenty of big names for their newest album, but probably the most adorable name on that list is none other than Blue Ivy Carter...
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 2:49pm -
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s lip sync to Janet Jackson’s ‘Rhythm Nation’ is all we need in life
Nothing says "it's Friday" like an A-list actor dressing in drag and lip syncing Janet Jackson, while performing her choreography to perfection.
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 2:44pm -
- NeNe reveals why she slammed the hosts of ‘The View’: ‘those girls weren’t friendly’
NeNe Leakes is now explaining why she slammed the hosts of The View earlier this week on Twitter...
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 2:36pm -
- Patti LaBelle serves up some pie shade: ‘I was selling out before the YouTube video’
Patti LaBelle, master of sweet potato pies and...shade?
- 4 days ago 20 Nov 15, 2:32pm -