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48 Hours in . . . Washington, D.C.

by Kym Allison Backer

Day 1 9:30 A.M.: Start your day with an inspiring visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, a 30-foot sculpture that pays homage... Read More

How Yoga Brought One Mother Peace After Her Son’s Death

How Yoga Brought One Mother Peace After Her Son’s Death

by Mable Ivory

The day after 36-year-old MacArthur Harrell was killed in a drive-by shooting, his distraught mother, Daphne Ivory, knew she needed a therapeutic outlet to... Read More

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[App Addict] 3 Apps That Make for Easy Travel

by Elizabeth Aguirre

Traveling can be relaxing, exciting, and fun, but it’s rarely an easy endeavor. Between finding a place to vacation, selecting a hotel, and choosing... Read More

[VIDEO] The Coolest Black Family in American No. 71: The Bacons

[VIDEO] The Coolest Black Family in American No. 71: The Bacons

by #teamEBONY

Randall and Deena Bacon took part in organizing one the richest American traditions, The Black Family Reunion. Watch as we take a peek into... Read More

Chris Gardner’s Pursuit of Happiness

Chris Gardner’s Pursuit of Happiness

by Shantell E. Jamison

“Everybody got a dream. What’s the plan?” – Chris Gardner When father/son duo Will and Jaden Smith took to the big screen in The... Read More

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 71: The Bacons

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 71: The Bacons

by Joicelyn Dingle

Over the Memorial Day weekend, Randall and Deena Bacon— both actors and commercial and print models who live in El Camino Village, California —introduced... Read More

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Coolest Black Family Reunion Quiz Key

by Adrienne Samuels Gibbs

So, how did you do on our kinfolk quiz? Check out our key below and brush up on your knowledge of which celebs are... Read More

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Black Celebrity App Creators Keeping Up with the Kardashians

by Lynne d Johnson

Kim Kardashian-West may not have been the first celebrity to ever launch a mobile app, but she's certainly been among the most successful. Her... Read More

#TechTuesday: Black Churches Promote Computer Literacy

#TechTuesday: Black Churches Promote Computer Literacy

by #teamEBONY

Churches across the nation are seeking to provide their members with computer literacy. Under an initiative created by Reverend Jesse Jackson's Rainbow PUSH Coalition, participating... Read More