The 2021 NBA All-Star Game will feature a court designed to honor historically black colleges and universities:
BOSTON (AP) — Six Dr. Seuss books — including “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” and “If I Ran the Zoo” — will stop being published because of racist and insensitive imagery, the business that preserves and protects the author’s legacy said Tuesday.
(Wichita, Kansas) – The Wichita Wind Surge will hold mascot performer auditions on Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM at Riverfront Stadium. All auditions will be scheduled in advance of February 27th and all performers will be asked to wear a mask, except for when physical…
Green is advocating for the name of the lake to be named after Henry Doyle, the first Black man to apply to the Texas State University for Negroes
Sens. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and Rev. Raphael Warnock (D-Ga.) introduced separate bills to help Black farmers by closing equity gaps and improving diversity within food and agricultural policy and politics.
Pressure is mounting for the Super Bowl-bound Kansas City Chiefs to abandon a popular tradition in which fans break into a “war chant” while making a chopping hand motion designed to mimic the Native American tomahawk.
Cicely Tyson, the pioneering Black actor who gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper’s wife in “Sounder,” won a Tony Award in 2013 at age 88 and touched TV viewers’ hearts in “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman,” died Thursday at age 96.
NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time since 1983, when Anheuser-Busch used all of its ad time to introduce a beer called Bud Light, the beer giant isn’t advertising its iconic Budweiser brand during the Super Bowl. Instead, it’s donating the money it would have spent on the ad to coronavirus va…
Rappers Lil Wayne and Kodak Black, Death Row Records co-founder Harry-O, and former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick were among the more than 100 people granted pardons or commutations by former President Donald Trump in the hours before he left office.
Four veterans who have made outstanding contributions through their service while in uniform and through their work in the community, will be recognized as part of a month-long, local program planned in honor of National Veterans & Military Families Month. Veterans from our community sel…
AJ Morris is a graduate transfer 6-foot-3, 180-pound point guard on the Newman University Jets basketball team. Morris received his bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from Alcorn State University before transferring to Newman to pursue a master’s in Business Administration.