Tamir Rice: Judge Dismisses Group’s Efforts to Bring Murder Charges Against...

Via The Root An appeals court on Friday dismissed a group's effort to have a judge issue arrest warrants for two white officers in the...

Judge Orders Cancelation of Washington Redskins’ Federal Trademark

The decision upholds a previously ruling by the U.S. patent office A judge ordered the cancelation of the Washington Redskins’ federal trademark registrations on Wednesday,...

Nigeria’s kidnapped schoolgirls may be exchanged for Boko Haram leaders

QZ.com Reports: The Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in April 2014 from Chibok, a village in the country’s north east, could be reunited with...

South Carolina House Votes to Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol Grounds

Early Thursday morning, lawmakers in the South Carolina House approved a Senate bill that removes the Confederate flag from the Capitol grounds. The measure...

A Closer Look At Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s March on...

When people think of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s March on Washington, they may not know that the complete title of the event...

Bill Cosby Dropped by Talent Agency CAA

Bill Cosby has been dealt another blow this week. On top of the release of court documents from a 2005 sexual abuse lawsuit, in...

Thandie Newton Slams Starbucks for Statue of Black Child in Store...

Thandie Newton is not a fan of one Starbucks' store décor. Newton, 43, called out the chain for a statue featured at the counter of...

Anthony Batts Out as Baltimore Police Commissioner

Mayyor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday that she has replaced Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts, citing "utmost urgency" to stop a recent surge in violence. "We...