Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent a stern message to employees who have been crossing out the “Black Lives Matter” slogan on a public company art wall and writing in “All Lives Matter.” Zuckerberg’s frustration was voiced in an internal memo that was leaked, according to an exclusive report from Gizmodo. Reporters at Gizmodo were able […]
Things didn't go so well for Donna Galt and daughter Mya, who said they are often mistaken for sisters. The two even dress alike when they go out with each other.
An 18-year-old Atlanta native livestreamed the moment after three men opened fire on her car as she, her mother, and a friend were ordering from a Burger King drive-thru in Florida early Tuesday morning. According to the Miami Herald, Donesha Gantt was with two women at a Burger King in Opa-locka, when three gunmen shot a total […]
In a major policy shift, St. Paul, Minnesota police officials will hand over all future probes of officer-involved shootings to independent investigators in an effort to restore public trust in the uniform and meet federal recommendations.
Donald "Chip" Pugh was caught by police in the small town of Century, near Pensacola, Florida.
A California woman confessed to killing her ex-boyfriend in a Facebook post in what she says was an act of self-defense.
Pugh appeared in the wanted mugshot with bloodshot eyes and a grin. Not satisfied with the photo, Pugh posted a pic on the department's Facebook page, asking them to use his "cool" selfie instead. The post quickly went viral.
It’s that time of the week again … it’s time for WTH?! Thursday on NewsOne Now, where Roland Martin and a panel of guests run down all of the insane stories trending in the news. This week, Martin is joined by musician/actress Solie, radio personality Autumn Joi, and comedian Lamont King. We kick off this week’s list of […]
When Sam’s Club CEO Rosalind Brewer discussed corporate diversity during an interview with CNN’s Poppy Harlow, social media blew up with criticism from White people who believed the Black executive was pushing a racist agenda. We know, however, that a much-needed diversity talk in corporate America will do more good than harm. @michelekirkBPR Time to boycott Sam's. […]
A 20-year-old man was charged in the death of a Ferguson mother and aspiring nurse he met online through Facebook.
A Kentucky judge, who rose to national prominence for dismissing all-white jury panels, is under fire again. This time over social media posts against prosecutors as tensions rise in his "racially charged legal battle."
Focused mother and student Tommitrise Collins showed the world her #blackgirlmagic when she completed an exam before giving birth to a baby girl.