Nicki Minaj Scores Cover of New York Times Magazine

Nicki Minaj Scores Cover of New York Times Magazine

by Vanessa Grigoriadis

Addressing Miley Cyrus at VMAs: “The fact that you feel upset about me speaking on something that affects Black women makes me feel like... Read More

Sidmel Estes

Former NABJ President Sidmel Estes Dead at 60

by #teamEBONY

Former National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) president Sidmel Estes has died. She was 60. In 1991, Estes made history when she became the... Read More

10 Commandments Statue Removed from Oklahoma State Capitol

10 Commandments Statue Removed from Oklahoma State Capitol

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A granite monument of the Ten Commandments that has sparked controversy since its installation on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds was being removed late Monday... Read More

Three years after Trayvon Martin killing, two women's lives intersect

Sabrina Fulton, Lesley McSpadden to Appear on Panel at Syracuse

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The mothers of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown will appear in a panel discussion at Syracuse University on Oct. 28. Lesley McSpadden, the mother... Read More

South Carolina Flood Leaves Thousands Without Running Water

South Carolina Flood Leaves Thousands Without Running Water

by #teamEBONY

After a week of steady rain, the showers tapered off Monday and an inundated South Carolina turned to surveying a road system shredded by... Read More

Alabama Closes 31 DMVs in State Despite Voter ID Law

Alabama Closes 31 DMVs in State Despite Voter ID Law

by #teamEBONY

Discriminatory laws against marginalized communities are nothing new in America. It doesn't matter if such laws mean to put people who are already at... Read More

Black Lives Matter Protesters to Hold Peaceful Rally During Marathon

Black Lives Matter Protesters to Hold Peaceful Rally During Marathon

by #teamEBONY

Black Lives Matter St. Paul has agreed not to disrupt the Twin Cities Marathon during the rally the group is planning for Sunday, Mayor... Read More

Serena Williams Withdraws from Tennis Tournaments

Serena Williams Withdraws from Tennis Tournaments

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Pro tennis star Serena Williams has decided to end her season. Williams, who was to play in both the China Open and the WTA... Read More

Los Angeles police hands evidence over to District Attorney in Cosby Case

Los Angeles police hands evidence over to District Attorney in Cosby Case

by #teamEBONY

The Los Angeles Police Department has turned over the results of its investigation into allegations of sexual assault regarding famed comedian Bill Cosby. The... Read More

Barack Obama

Obama Decries Country’s ‘Routine’ Response to Mass Shootings

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A grim President Barack Obama says the U.S. has "become numb' to mass shootings like Thursday's incident in Oregon, where a 20-year-old gunman killed... Read More