Trump Support Comes Up Short in Baltimore

Organizers of a “Maryland for Trump” rally in support of his appearance at the National Guard convention at the Baltimore Convention Center, Sept. 12,...

Trump, Interrupted, Heckled in Visit to Flint Church

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Donald Trump was cut off, chastised and then heckled after he attacked rival Hillary Clinton during what was supposed to...

Russians Hacked & Published Simone Biles, Venus Williams and Other Athletes’ Medical Data

GENEVA (AP) — Confidential medical data of gold medal-winning gymnast Simone Biles, seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams and other female U.S. Olympians was hacked...

Lawsuit: Georgia Voter Registration Process Violates the Law

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's voter registration process violates the Voting Rights Act and has prevented tens of thousands of residents, mostly minorities, from registering...

Black History Research Pays Off for Descendants of Slaves

“Why are you digging up that old stuff?” friends asked as I searched old records and plodded through cemeteries seeking to find my roots....

REMARKS BY PRESIDENT OBAMA AT THE 9/11 MEMORIAL OBSERVANCE CEREMONY

(September 11, 2016) White House Press 9:43 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Good morning.  Scripture tells us, “Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you…write them...

ATTACKED! Reaping the Whirlwind?

Sept. 15, 2001 WASHINGTON (NNPA) - A prominent African American lawyer who has recently represented an Islamic former terrorist says United States arrogance has caused...

Good News in HBCU Enrollments

The last few years have been an upward climb for the nation's HBCUs as falling enrollments took many to the brink of a financial...

Report: Black Students Badly Lag in College Preparedness

An alarming rate of African-American students in the high school graduating rate of 2016 are not “college-ready” in the areas of math, English, reading...

Georgetown University Addresses Its Slaveholding History

In perhaps the most progressive move to address the legacy of African enslavement in America by an educational institution, Georgetown University will soon offer...

Rates for Black Kids Increase

Social service and health professionals kicked off an annual week dedicated towards suicide prevention. The week celebrated the decrease in suicides among Black males,...

Arkansas Inmate’s Mother Still Hopes for His Release After 33 Years

Doris Proctor remembers her fear 33 years ago as she sat behind her 17-year-old son, Terrance, as he was sentenced for participating in several...