A number of police officers and city officials in one small Missouri town have resigned after a Black woman was elected mayor. The people of Parma, Missouri, made a progressive step in their town’s history when Tyrus Byrd as their new mayor. KFVS reports that she is the first Black women ever to hold the position, and […]

Family releases a photo of #FreddieGray, who died Sunday, a week after his arrest. http://t.co/uyzuVYarVDpic.twitter.com/cdEVSBkWzc — Sean Welsh (@SeanJWelsh) April 20, 2015 Authorities in Baltimore…

  Jacque Reid talks to co-founder of popular Miss Jessie’s natural hair care line, Miko Branch about the loss of her sister, Titi after she died…

  When I first heard of the Ben Affleck ROOTS story I didn’t think much of it. What public figure doesn’t try to protect his…

The Inkster, Mich. police officer caught on dash cam beating and dragging a Black man during a Jan. 28 traffic stop has been charged with…

Certified Health Coach Rosaline Law joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to take us to “food school” and shared which of our favorite processed and fast foods contain…

Miss Jessie’s Co-Founder Miko Branch joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to discuss her new book, Miss Jessie’s: Creating a Successful Business from Scratch–Naturally. When asked…

The father of Jordan Davis, the unarmed 17-year-old who was gunned down by Michael Dunn in 2012 during a dispute about loud music, is hoping the new…

Despite Bobby Brown’s miraculous claim that Bobbi Kristina was “awake,” at a concert over the weekend, the Houston family says Bobbi K’s condition has not…

A solider gave his 8-year-old son a yearbook photo to remember when he surprised him in the most adorable way possible. Army Corporal James Bass surprised his…

There’s been a lot going on in blackness this year, particularly in the constantly evolving universe known as Black Twitter. We’ve still got a Black…

The stoner holiday – April 20 – is here and more and more states are taking the steps to make marijuana legal. In past years, its…