#BlackLivesMatter grew from a hashtag to a movement and is now a college course at Dartmouth College. Starting in the spring, the Ivy League college will launch…

While the death rate among Blacks living with HIV is declining in the U.S., it is still higher than any other racial or ethnic group,…

Kim Kardashian is over the whole long locks thing, and she’s ready for a new look. It’s been hours since Kim posted something on Instagram,…

Author Jeff Chang joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss his book, “Who We Be: The Colorization of America.” Chang received an NAACP Image Award…

One of the Civil Rights Movement‘s most notable figures has come forward blasting recent claims that then-President Lyndon B. Johnson spearheaded the idea behind the…

Six months after the murder of 18-year-old Michael Brown, Ferguson police are testing a less-lethal gun attachment in an effort to prevent unwanted shooting deaths.…

The state released it’s first report card results today. Nearly half of NC Public and Charter schools received a C grade (41%), 24% received a B and 5.4 received an A. Nearly a quarter (23%) received a D and 6% received an F. CLICK HERE for a list of schools and scores. Text “LIGHT” To […]

Dr. Benjamin Chavis, Jr. will be the Grand Marshall of the 13th annual MLK Black History Month Parade… in Durham… Saturday at 12noon… at WG Pearson Elementary School – 3501 Fayetteville St. in Durham. and end at Lawson and Fayetteville at NCCU. Listen as I talked with Dr. Chavis about the parade, civil rights and […]

Five infants in the Chicago area are the latest to be hit with measles in the nationwide outbreak. The babies, all of whom are less…

Perhaps Richard Sherman (pictured center) won’t be able to call himself a consecutive Super Bowl winner. But he got another great title recently: Dad. RELATED:…