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

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

by Noel Cymone Walker

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Brooklyn D.A. Recommends No Jail Time for Cop Who Shot Akai Gurley

Brooklyn D.A. Recommends No Jail Time for Cop Who Shot Akai Gurley

by #teamEBONY

A prosecutor will ask a judge not to give jail time to a New York City police officer convicted of accidentally firing a stray... Read More

Rape Charges Dropped Against Brooklyn Teens

Rape Charges Dropped Against Brooklyn Teens

by #teamEBONY

Five Brooklyn teens accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman at gunpoint last month will not be charged. The woman recanted her rape assault allegations and... Read More