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At a Historic Harlem Church, High Inaugural Enthusiasm
More than 150 people gathered at Abyssinian Baptist Church to watch Obama’s second inauguration....


This Day in Black History: July 19, 1949
The president of Old Westbury College, Calvin O. Butts III was born on July 19, 1949....


This Day in Black History: May 5, 1865
Community activist, author and pastor Adam Clayton Powell Sr. was born in Franklin County, Virginia...


This Day in Black History: Oct. 2, 1981
Hazel Scott, renowned jazz pianist, died on Oct. 2, 1981....


Reginald F. Lewis, a Powerful Wall Street Financier
The late business mogul was a leading figure in the corporate-takeover world and the first African-...


Bio: Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III
Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts III bio....


Gang Member’s 17-Year-Old Ex Will Serve 90 Days in Jail
Afrika Owes plans to plead guilty next week in court in hopes of finishing her senior year in the f...


Prep School Gun Runner Released From Rikers Island
Afrika Owes, 17, a former standout at the prestigious Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts, was accus...