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Remembering Harlem Globetrotters Legend Marques Haynes was the first player ever enshrined in the Hall of Fame as a Globetrotter

  Legendary Harlem Globetrotter Marques Haynes – considered by many to be the greatest basketball dribbler of all-time – recently died of natural causes in...

National Coalition of Black Veterans set to honor the Mason County, Kentucky High School Colonel Charles Young JROTC Battalion..

Left to Right: Former Mason County High School JROTC Color Guard ..... Hayden Caudill, Brittany Lee, Kaylee Chapman and Devonte Stewart.Location: Mays Lick, Kentucky--{Photograph...

Indique Hair Announces Miami Boutique

Indique Hair, the leading premium hair extensions brand in the global market, has opened its 15th location in Miami, FL. Indique Hair Co-Founder and Creative...

United Nations Unveils “The Ark of Return” Memorial to Victims of Slavery Architect Rodney Leon Designs Spiritual Place of Remembrance

The United Nations announced that the observance of the eighth International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade...

US Commission on Civil Rights announces New Vice-Chair – Patricia Timmons-Goodson

The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announced  that President Obama has designated, and a unanimous Commission has confirmed Patricia Timmons-Goodson, former Associate Justice of...

Al Jazeera America celebrates Black History Month

Al Jazeera America celebrates Black History Month with in-depth stories and examination of race in America and new themed content on-air and online throughout...

Hand of Freedom: The Life and Legacy of the Plummer Family February 23, 2015 – December 27, 2015

Museum: Anacostia Community Museum in Washington D.C. This exhibit looks at the life and legacy of the Plummer family in Prince Georges County, Maryland in...

BET HONORS 2015 to air on Feb. 23

BET Networks celebrates Black excellence with the eighth annual “The BET Honors” special hosted by television personality, actor and comedian, Wayne Brady. The star-studded...

American Association of Blacks in Energy to hold Summit In Washington, DC

The American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) is set to discuss energy policy and its impact on communities of color at the upcoming...

KDAY 93.5FM – Southern California’s original hip-hop and R&B radio station, produces significant growth for best-in-class multicultural rusion

KDAY 93.5 FM, Southern California's original hip-hop and R&B radio station, and the first radio station of Meruelo Media, the Southland's leading minority-owned media...

Credit Suisse publishes a comprehensive study on wealth creation and wealth management among the nation’s wealthiest African-Americans

(Pamela Thomas-Graham) Study reveals more conservative approaches to financial decision-making; may reflect differences in "wealth mobility" and historically limited access to capital Credit Suisse, in...

Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Issues Statement Regarding Florida State University Shooting

Shown: Jonathan A. Mason, Sr., International President, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. We, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc., are saddened by the news of the...
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The International Association of Black Professional Firefighters Announces First Female President

The International Association of Black Professional Firefighters (IABPFF) announces its new President Carrie Edwards-Clemons. The IABPFF works to improve the economic development and...

Costco Wholesale Commits $25 Million to LISC’s Black Economic Development Fund

Costco Wholesale Corporation (Nasdaq: COST) is committing $25 million to an innovative new impact investment fund that will fuel Black-led financial institutions and community development...

Byron Allen’s $10 Billion Dollar Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Against Charter Communications Allowed To Proceed

Judge George H. Wu of the United States District Court for the Central District of California Rules in Byron Allen's Favor Against...