Sterling K Brown Emmys Blackest Moments

‘This Is Us’ Actor Sterling K. Brown Gets Real in His Home Town

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 05, 2018

This Is Us is arguably one of the most popular tearjerkers on television. And while Sterling K. Brown is one of the most illuminating stars... Read More

STL High School Mourns Football Coach’s Death

STL High School Mourns Football Coach’s Death

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 17, 2017

De Smet Jesuit High School in St. Louis is mourning the death of its assistant football coach after he was apparently shot in the... Read More

St. Louis protests

St. Louis Police Chant ‘Whose Streets? Our Streets!’ While Arresting Protesters

by Zahara Hill   Sep 18, 2017

Sunday marked the third day of protests following the acquittal of ex-St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley in the 2011 killing of Black motorist Anthony Lamar Smith. Read More

SPOTLIGHT: St. Louis Artist SMINO Talks Debut Project, blkswn

SPOTLIGHT: St. Louis Artist SMINO Talks Debut Project, blkswn

by LaToya Cross   Mar 27, 2017

Smino is the freshest voice coming out of St. Louis since Nelly introduced mainstream to “Country Grammar” and lured us with his nursery-rhymed hook.... Read More

Juan Thompson Jewish Community Center FBI

FBI Arrests Ex-Reporter in Connection to Jewish Center Threats

by #teamEBONY   Mar 03, 2017

Authorities have arrested a man in connection with bomb threats to Jewish community centers nationwide, saying that his efforts were done to harass an... Read More

‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Co-Star Fighting Mother’s Lawsuit

‘Sweetie Pie’s’ Co-Star Fighting Mother’s Lawsuit

by #teamEBONY   Aug 12, 2016

Tim Norman, the “Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s” star who is caught in a lawsuit waged by his mom/partner/co-star Robbie Montgomery, says that outsiders are... Read More

Praying While Black: Rev. Osagyefo Sekou Acquitted

Praying While Black: Rev. Osagyefo Sekou Acquitted

by #teamEBONY   Feb 09, 2016

St. Louis-based Activist Rev. Osagyefo Sekou was found not guilty of all charges following his arrest in 2014. The theologian was detained for praying... Read More

Protests Erupt After St. Louis Officers Fatally Shoot Mansur Ball-Bey

St. Louis Protests Sparked by 18-Year-Old Killed by Police

by #teamEBONY   Aug 20, 2015

St. Louis police arrested nine people and deployed tear gas to break up protests that followed the police killing of an 18-year-old man who... Read More

Cornel West

Cornel West Arrested in St. Louis

by JET   Aug 10, 2015

About 50 protesters have been arrested after blocking the entrance to a St. Louis federal courthouse while calling for more aggressive U.S. government response... Read More


Tef Poe Releases War Machine III

by #teamEBONY   Jul 14, 2015

Last year when Michael Brown, Jr was murdered by police in Ferguson, Mo, St. Louis Hip-Hop artist Tef Poe was among the first people... Read More