Man Whose Wife Was Found Strangled in Home Indicted for Murder

Man Whose Wife Was Found Strangled in Home Indicted for Murder

by Zahara Hill   Jan 26, 2018

UPDATE: 29-year-old Barry Wells who allegedly strangled his wife Tonie in December was arraigned for second-degree murder charges on Thursday. Wells confessed to the... Read More

Brooklyn man stalked a pair of siblings in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Siblings Lied About Being Stalked By Older Man

by #TEAMEBONY   Oct 23, 2017

UPDATE: On Monday night, police announced the two Brooklyn siblings who claimed a man was stalking them fabricated the story.   Original Story: A New... Read More

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

by Noel Cymone Walker   May 03, 2017

What do you get when you combine chic Brooklyn designs with NYC’s hottest rising artist? A blazin look book collection! Brooklynite Larissa Muehleder of Muehleder Designs,... Read More

School Principal

Did a NYC School Principal Rough Up a 7-Year-Old or Was It Discipline?

by #teamEBONY   Apr 20, 2017

Shema McKenzie sent her son Hasheem Welch to elementary school on March 13 expecting that he’d get some knowledge placed in his head, but... Read More

Police investigate after Brooklyn J'Ouvert shootings

Canceling Brooklyn’s J’Ouvert Celebration Isn’t the Answer

by Jumaane Williams   Sep 12, 2016

As we still mourn the deaths of 17-year-old Tyreke Borel and 22-year-old Tiarah Poyau who were shot and killed last week during J’Ouvert, the early... Read More

Bobby Shmurda Gets Prison Sentence in Maze of Charges

Bobby Shmurda Gets Prison Sentence in Maze of Charges

by #teamEBONY   Sep 09, 2016

Rapper Bobby Shmurda will serve seven years in prison as part of a plea agreement with New York prosecutors, rather than stand trial on conspiracy... Read More

richard beavers ebony magazine september 2016

Turning His Life Into Art, Then Into Business

by S. Tia Brown   Aug 29, 2016

Richard Beavers wasn’t a bad guy, but as a kid he made some terrible choices. “I left high school in the 9th grade, and... Read More

Video Shows Boy, 15, Unarmed and Surrendering When Shot by Cops

Video Shows Boy, 15, Unarmed and Surrendering When Shot by Cops

by #teamEBONY   Aug 26, 2016

The police-involved shooting of a 15-year-old Black Brooklyn teen is being compared to the death of 12-year-old Tamir Rice. The shooting, which occurred nearly... Read More

Akai Gurley

Family of Akai Gurley Wins Millions in Settlement with NYC

by #teamEBONY   Aug 16, 2016

The family of a man who was shot to death in a Brooklyn, N.Y., housing project stairwell by an NYPD officer two years ago will... Read More

Democratic Candidates Brawl in Brooklyn for All the Marbles

Democratic Candidates Brawl in Brooklyn for All the Marbles

by Madison J. Gray   Apr 15, 2016

If former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders were trying to be polite before, then they clearly called a time-out on... Read More