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Misty Copeland Is American Ballet Theater's First Black Prima Ballerina
The dance icon achieves her dream after 14 years with the company....


Raven-Symoné Doubles Down on 'I'm Not African-American' Comment
Plus, she issues a non-statement about Bill Cosby....


Smithsonian's Black History Museum on Track for 2016 Opening
Museum director hopes the building will be open before President Obama leaves office....


Ancestral Records of African-Americans to Go Online in 2016
Database of over one million records will soon be made available to the public....


Will These Top Black Politicos Help Hillary Clinton Make History?
Former State secretary is forming a diverse campaign staff....


Black Women Leaders Talk About the Power of Education
First Lady Michelle Obama hosts intergenerational panel of women civil rights leaders....


Rihanna Premieres Music Video for 'American Oxygen' on TIDAL
The clip features visuals from powerful moments in U.S. history....


Big Sean Brings 'Compton' to Detroit
While we wait for "Straight Outta Compton" to be released nationwide, BET.com got a sneak preview w...


This Day in Black History: Nov. 30, 1924
On this day in black history, we celebrate the life and achievements of the first Black congresswom...


This Day in Black History: Nov. 15, 1992
"The Jacksons: An American Dream" premiered on ABC on Nov. 15, 1992....


Three Black Politicians Make Congressional History
A senator, Black female Republican and the 100th woman are headed to Capitol Hill....


Party of Nine: Black Senators Celebrate Their Contributions to U.S. History
Sen. Tim Scott hosts a Black History Month event honoring former and current African-American senat...


Misty Copeland Shares Hopes for Change
The ballerina wants to inspire young Black girls who wish to dance....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 15, 1963
On Sept. 15, 1963, four Black girls, Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson, Cynthia Wesley and Denise...


This Day in Black History: Sept. 7, 1917
Jacob Lawrence, the noted African-American painter, was born in New Jersey on Sept. 7, 1917....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 11, 1999
Serena Williams became the second African-American woman to win the U.S. Open title on Sept. 11, 19...


This Day in Black History: Nov. 3, 1983
Jesse Jackson announced that he would run for president of the United States on Nov. 3, 1983....


This Day in Black History: Aug. 30, 1967
Thurgood Marshall confirmed as first African-American Supreme Court justice on Aug. 30, 1967....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 5, 1859
Harriet Wilson on Sept. 5, 1859, became the first African-American woman to publish a novel in the ...


Russell Wilson Scores Big, Makes African-American History
Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks make history and set NFL records in Super Bowl XLVIII....

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