Protesters Make Good on Threat to Disrupt St. Louis Business

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When a former police officer was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a Black suspect, protesters vowed to show their...

Black Excellence Shines at Emmy Awards

In a world where African Americans are often shut out or forced to work twice as hard to receive any credit, the presence of...

President Trump Omnipresent over Emmy Awards Ceremony

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump never won an Emmy, it's true. But his presence was felt at this year's television awards ceremony...

North Carolina Marks Record Number of Black Female Police Chiefs

Six Black women in North Carolina have smashed the glass ceiling in law enforcement by becoming police chief of their respective departments, the highest...

“Hidden Figures” Author Begins Work on New Book at AFRO Headquarters

Margot Shetterly, author of the best-selling book “Hidden Figures,” about Black women who were integral to the success of NASA’s space program in the...

Maryland’s Undocumented Immigrants: In their Own Words

COLLEGE PARK, Maryland -- While reports circulate that the Trump administration is closer to resolving questions left after last week’s immigration announcement, Maryland’s undocumented...

Black Republican Senator Tim Scott Suggests Trump Be More Careful on Racial Matters

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's lone Black Republican urged President Donald Trump on Wednesday to avoid inflammatory racial rhetoric such as his statement blaming...

Sloane Stephens Tops Madison Keys in US Open Final for 1st Grand Slam Title

NEW YORK (AP) — Sloane Stephens dominated a shaky Madison Keys in the U.S. Open final and won 6-3, 6-0 on Saturday to earn...

10th Annual Pan-Afrikan Day of Solidarity

The one day festival is on September 9 from 12 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Performance=s by Ankara, Chin-Yer Wright and more. Besides enjoying the...

Booker, Pelosi, and Norton Take on Confederate Statutes

U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), called for the removal of 12 Confederate statutes currently on display inside...

White Supremacy Floats in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

For those who fought, in some cases for years, to have Baltimore’s four monuments to the Confederacy removed from the city, last week’s victory...

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Love AME Church, located at Tall Oaks High School, 2112 Church Rd., is scheduled to hold a Back to School Summerfest on Aug. 26...