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White megachurch pastor John MacArthur called Martin Luther King Jr. a "non-believer who misrepresented Christ." The post White Pastor Defends Slavery And Calls Martin Luther King Jr. A ‘Non-Believer Who Misrepresented Christ’ appeared first on NewsOne.

Missouri gubernatorial candidate Darrell Leon McClanahan III was exposed as an "honorary" KKK member who was photographed at a cross burning. The post Missouri GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Exposed As ‘Honorary’ KKK Member appeared first on NewsOne.

Senate Democrats reintroduced the John Lewis Voting Rights Act to restore key provisions that undermine Republicans' efforts to decrease access to the ballot, particularly for Black voters. The post Senate Democrats Reintroduce John Lewis Voting Rights Act Ahead Of Bloody Sunday Anniversary appeared first on NewsOne.

Chrysler is recalling 330,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees, 2021-2023 models, for a steering wheel issue.

Darlene McCoy sits with Jonathan McReynolds to talk about saving lives with St. Jude. Become a partner in hope today by calling 1-800-411-9898!   RELATED: Become A Partner In Hope & Donate To St. Jude! Join Your Girl Darlene & Become A Partner In Hope! Donate To St. Jude Today! The post Darlene McCoy and Jonathan McReynolds Talk Saving Lives with St. Jude appeared first on Black America Web.

Darlene McCoy sits with Bishop Jason Nelson to discuss his favorite things about the work of St. Jude, exclusively on The Nightly Spirit! Donate as little as $19 per month to become a partner in hope and save the lives of countless patients at St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital!   RELATED: Become A Partner In […] The post Darlene McCoy and Jason Nelson on Becoming a St. Jude Partner in Hope appeared first on Black America Web.

Don't miss your chance – North Carolina's early voting for the March 2024 primary ends this Saturday.

Chick-fil-A advises customers to discard Polynesian sauce cups taken home between Feb. 14-27, 2024, due to potential allergy risks.

Netflix might raise prices in 2024, say analysts, expecting it to help the streaming service make more money.

With the arrest of Lauren Boebert's son for an alleged crime spree, is it finally time to admit her family is kinda "ghetto"? The post Can We Finally Admit That Lauren Boebert’s Family Is Kinda ‘Ghetto’? appeared first on NewsOne.

The Light 103.9 is teaming up with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in its mission to save kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases, and you can join us! CLICK HERE TO DONATE! Become a St. Jude “Partner in Hope” with a donation of just $19 a month and you will get the official “This Shirt […]

African Americans have played an integral part in shaping the nation as we know it today, from the civil rights movement to present-day activism.  The post Best In Black: 10 Black History Documentaries You Should Watch appeared first on Black America Web.

Become A Partner In Hope today Text "WILLIE" To 785833 or click the link to help save children's lives The post Become A Partner In Hope & Donate To St. Jude! appeared first on Black America Web.

Sarah is a respected author, speaker, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and the founder of Woman Evolve

The U.S. is grappling with a spike in norovirus cases this season, raising concerns about widespread stomach bug outbreaks.

The U.S. is grappling with a spike in norovirus cases this season, raising concerns about widespread stomach bug outbreaks.

Saint Augustine's University's appeal for accreditation has been rejected by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission.

Virginia Lt. Gov. Winsome Earle-Sears misgendered State Sen. Danica Roem by calling the trans woman "sir" on the Senate floor in a viral video. The post Video Shows Virginia Lt. Gov. Winsome Earle-Sears Misgender Trans Senator As ‘Sir,’ Offers Non-Apology appeared first on NewsOne.

Wendy’s Is Giving Away Free Breakfast On Leap Day. This week, Wendy’s launched its new Cinnabon Pull-Apart to its menu and they are giving you a chance to receive a free Cinnabon Pull-Apart during breakfast hours on Leap Day – Feb. 29th. There is no purchase required—and you don’t even have to redeem the offer […]

There’s a new season of UNSUNG… let’s have some fun! Watch all-new episodes weekly for a TRIVIA QUESTION & enter the ANSWER for a chance to win a $100 GIFT CARD!! ENTER YOUR INFORMATION BELOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES! QUICK FAQs: Contest closes Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. ET Limit 1 entry per […]

The family of Leonard Cure filed a federal lawsuit against the Georgia police officer who shot and killed the exonerated Black man, 53, during a traffic stop last year. The post Leonard Cure Update: Federal Lawsuit Names ‘Extremely Aggressive’ Georgia Cop Who Killed Unarmed Black Driver appeared first on NewsOne.

Vice President Kamala Harris is coming to the Bull City – Durham on Friday to discuss building a strong economy and entrepreneurship. Harris will be joined by North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Wally Adeyemo.  This will be her 2nd trip to NC this year and elections get closer and […]

The past NC elections bought in, for the first time, three Black women to lead their communities. Making history is the Mayor of Henderson Melissa Elliott, Carrboro Mayor Barbara Foushee, and Mayor of Butner Dr. Linda Jordan.  In communities where there has never been a black woman to lead, now there are 3 newly elected Mayors […]

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "The Dr. Carter G. Woodson Story: You Are Unique, So Live Like It!"

NAACP Image Award nominee and black food critic Keith Lee embarked on a flavorful food tour across the United States, exploring the different cuisines that each city has to offer. From soulful Southern dishes and Creole flavors, to vibrant desserts and more, Lee has meticulously sampled the best of the best (of the places he […] The post Best in Black: 7 Black-Owned Restaurants Approved by Keith Lee appeared first on Black America Web.

This Get Up guest introduces a special way for believers of all races, ages, and genders to study and understand God’s word! Author Michele Clark Jenkins joins the show to explain how The Breathe Life Bible can help you discover what faith in action really looks like as [we] pursue God’s vision of [becoming] a […]

AT&T responds to a 12-hour network outage by offering affected customers a $5 credit.

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas hired former Turning Point USA worker Crystal Clanton, an accused racist, to be his law clerk. The post Clarence Thomas Hires ‘Karen’ Accused Of Texting ‘I Hate Black People’ As His New Law Clerk appeared first on NewsOne.

When you hear “Best in Black,” think of the best of who we are… in music, television and film, sports, politics and every other realm that Black culture has touched and turned up a notch! The 6th annual Urban One Honors is no different. You can expect electrifying performances, empowering speeches, and unforgettable moments! This year, […]

Erykah Badu and Rapsody previewed their new upcoming track called 3:AM at Badu's birthday event in Dallas, Texas.

Civil rights lawyer and scholar Sherrilyn Ifill speaks on the ongoing fight for civil rights on "Small Doses" with Amanda Seales. The post Small Doses: The Fight For Civil Rights In The 21st Century With Sherrilyn Ifill appeared first on NewsOne.

Donald Lawrence was the Inspirational Impact honoree at the 6th Annual Urban One Honors! Fellow gospel legend, BeBe Winans had the honor of presenting this award to Donald…

For our February 29th "leap birthdays," enter our gallery for your chance to get a shoutout on the air!

It’s that season! With over 35 million tax returns filed and over $67 billion in tax refunds paid out already, money expert Jini Thornton is helping us get fully prepared for tax season.  Here is what you need to know: Want news at your fingertips? Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join our club. (Terms and conditions) […]

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "The Wilma Rudolph Story: Winning The Race"

A GoFundMe has launched. The post GoFundMe Launches After MLK ‘I Have A Dream’ Memorial Vandalized In Denver appeared first on NewsOne.

Buffalo Wild Wings Giving Away Free Wings, No Purchase Necessary, for One Day Only

Videos of Eric Mays have gone viral after the fiery Flint City Councilman's death was reported over the weekend. He was 65. The post RIP Eric Mays: 5 Times Fiery Flint Councilman Was Standing On Business appeared first on NewsOne.

  We are days away from the premiere of the 6th annual Urban One Honors, and trust us, it’s a show you do not want to miss! Join us for this star-studded event, as we come together with incredible pride to uplift the outstanding talent of this year’s honorees: Mary J. Blige (Entertainment Icon), Dionne Warwick […]

Flint City (Michigan) Councilman Eric Mays has died at age 65. The city confirmed Mays’ death late Saturday night, Feb. 24. He was reportedly found deceased in his Flint City home—cause of death is yet to be announced. Sources say that Flint City Hall plans to lower its flag to half-staff in Mays’ honor beginning […] The post Councilman Eric Mays Passes Away 65 appeared first on Black America Web.

All hail the queen! The Queen of Hip Hop Soul, that is! Mary J. Blige has cemented herself as a global superstar, and we’re set to give her some “real love!” Get ready for a “family affair” at the 6th annual Urban One Honors because Mary’s contributions to the culture will be celebrated, as we […]

Ease into tax season with the IRS providing walk-in assistance near Raleigh

Where to get tax help near Raleigh this weekend.

Never forget that on Feb. 23, 2020, white, racist vigilantes murdered Ahmaud Arbery while he was jogging in Brunswick, Georgia. The post Never Forget: Ahmaud Arbery Was Lynched By Racist Murderers On This Day In American History appeared first on NewsOne.

KFC Is Finally Bringing Fried Chicken Pizza To The United States

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "Something More Powerful than Money"

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, who has openly championed banning books, claims the narrative around book bans in Florida is a hoax and supports policies to limit book objections. The post DeSantis Blames ‘Activists’ For Rampant Book Bans In Florida, But It’s Actually His Fault appeared first on NewsOne.

The reimagining of an already legendary sound is no easy feat, but our next guest was the man for the job. The Get Up Church is excited to welcome songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence to discuss his newest project! Want news at your fingertips? Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join our club. (Terms and conditions) […]

Chloe Bailey, known mononymously as Chlöe, entered the entertainment industry and took it by storm! The singer, songwriter, producer and actress rose to fame as a member of the critically acclaimed musical duo Chloe x Halle, alongside her sister. But since she stepped into the spotlight with her hit single, “Have Mercy,” in 2021, she’s confidently forged […]

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "The Cathy Hughes Story: A Lesson in Persistence"

  Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have played a pivotal role in shaping the academic and cultural landscape since the 19th century. These institutions have produced a plethora of influential individuals who have gone on to achieve greatness in their respective fields.  These 8 celebrity HBCU alumni college photos not only showcase the early […] The post Best In Black: 8 Celeb HBCU Alumni Throwback College Photos appeared first on Black America Web.

North Carolina excels in national housing markets, as Raleigh ranks second, and Durham and Chapel Hill secure fourth.

North Carolina voters appear divided on the potential return of former President Donald Trump, with age and concerns about both President Biden's age and Trump's legal issues influencing preferences.

The Wake County Animal Center urgently appeals for adopters as it reaches full capacity, reducing adoption costs for long-term sheltered pets to $25 to facilitate rehoming.

Southwick Regional High School students in Massachusetts are accused of of creating a "slave auction" in a Snapchat group called "Black people are low class." The post High School Students Accused Of Creating Online ‘Slave Auction’ In ‘Black People Are Low Class’ Snapchat Group appeared first on NewsOne.

North Las Vegas Mayor Pamela Goynes-Brown announced the city is hosting a Black-owned business fair and white people are mad. The post White Folks Are Mad At Black-Owned Business Fair In North Las Vegas For Black History Month appeared first on NewsOne.

We hope these select short and rare clips of Malcolm X speaking will inspire you just as they continue to inspire many of us. The post Malcolm X In His Own Words: Rare Videos Of El Hajj Malik El Shabazz That Are Still Relevant appeared first on NewsOne.

  One of the most respected and loved women in entertainment—sister and friend of the show—stops by to introduce brand new music! CeCe Winans shares her song ‘That’s My King’! Want news at your fingertips? Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join our club. (Terms and conditions) ‘That’s My King’ is the first single from CeCe’s upcoming […]

Hydeia Broadbent, an AIDS activist who was born with HIV and overcame that adversity to become a leading voice in the fight against the epidemic, died on Wednesday. She was 39. The post Hydeia Broadbent, Who Devoted Her Life To AIDS Activism After Being Born With HIV, Dies At 39 appeared first on NewsOne.

Hydeia Broadbent, one of the most notable voices in the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic, passed away on February 20.

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "The Warren Shadd Story"

Gospel music has historically been a source of hope, encouragement and strength that has gotten us through as a culture. Donald Lawrence’s contribution to the genre, both in front of and behind the scenes, is dynamic. With a successful career spanning more than 25 years, he has been one of the most influential figures in […]

Tennessee Congressman Tim Burchett spread false rumors that a Black man named Denton Loudermill was arrested for the Kansas City shooting. The post Black Man Falsely ID’ed As ‘Illegal Immigrant’ At Kansas City Chiefs Parade Shooting Has Life Ruined By GOP Lies appeared first on NewsOne.

Former GOP Sen. Kelly Loeffler wrote an op-ed calling for the dismissal of Fani Willis From Donald Trump's RICO case. The post Kelly Loeffler Of KKK Selfie Fame Whitesplains Fani Willis, Nathan Wade Relationship In Trump-Loving Op-Ed appeared first on NewsOne.

Reverend Dr. Ralph Martino, Pastor of First Church of Christ Holiness in Washington, DC has a powerful word of prayer for our leadership.   Want news at your fingertips? Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join our club. (Terms and conditions)   As believers, we must take a stance and believe God for Godly leadership. We must believe […]

The 6th annual Urban One Honors is right around the corner! This year, we’re giving the Best in Black their well-deserved flowers. Grammy Award-winning songstress LeToya Luckett is back once again to host the fan-favorite Backstage Pass sponsored by Intuit TurboTax.  This special segment brings you exclusive interviews with the show’s honorees, performers, and presenters.  LeToya will […]

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "The Jesse Owens Story: Outjump the Competition"

Let today's holiday be a reminder to register to vote for this year's election.

In a record-breaking year for Wake County tourism, 2023 saw a surge in events, hitting all-time highs.

Actress Malinda Williams and her Arise And Shine Foundation are birthing tomorrow's female computer programmers with a HBCU coding bootcamp. The post Sisters Are Doin’ It! Actress Malinda Williams Launches HBCU Coding Bootcamp For Women appeared first on Black America Web.

Dr. Willie Jolley’s principle to win "{President's Day} – The Power Of Failure"

Conservative group True the Vote admitted to a Fulton County judge that it has no evidence to support its claims of ballot stuffing. The post MAGA Group Admits To Judge It Has No Evidence To Support Claims Of Illegal Ballot Stuffing In Georgia appeared first on NewsOne.

Early voting has begun and runs through March 2. Below is a list of when, where, and what times you can vote from our source CBS17 Wake County Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. until 7:30 p.m., Saturday’s from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m., and Sunday’s from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Avery Street Recreation Center: 125 […]

Deon Cole will be at Raleigh Improv Sunday, February 18th.

Georgia RICO defendant Harrison Floyd asked a judge to ease his bond restrictions so he can work on Donald Trump's 2024 campaign. The post Trump Co-Defendant Harrison Floyd Wants Judge To Ease Bond Restrictions So He Can Campaign For Trump appeared first on NewsOne.