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This Day in Black History: Sept. 24, 1935
Boxer Joe Louis became the first Black boxer to draw a $1 million purse on Sept. 24, 1935....


Commentary: James Harden’s Debut Single Hits All the Wrong Notes
Houston Rockets star James Harden displays a musical range from laughable to God awful....


This Day in Black History: May 13, 1914
Joe Louis had just three losses in a career that spanned more than a decade....


This Day in Black History: March 1, 1949
Heavyweight championship boxer Joe Louis, who held the title for a record 11 years and 10 months, r...


Louis Farrakhan Calls for a Separate Black Court System
Minister Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam, is calling for a court system for Afri...


Grand Jury Decides Not to Indict Darren Wilson in Michael Brown Shooting
A grand jury has decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown...


Ronald "Butch" Lewis Has Died
Ronald "Butch" Lewis, legendary boxing promoter who negotiated contract for Michael Spinks, was 65....


Emory University Highlights African-Americans in Sports
Emory builds art collection of African-Americans in sports....


2 Men Plead Guilty in 2011 Racial Beatings in Mississippi
John Louis Blalack, 20, and Robert Henry Rice, 21, of Brandon, Mississippi, pleaded guilty to felon...


Supporters Say Missouri Man Should Not Be Executed
Andre Cole is scheduled to die Tuesday for fatally stabbing a man in 1998....


Joe Biden Joins Bloody Sunday March
More than 5,000 people followed Vice President Joe Biden and U.S. Rep. John Lewis across the Edmund...


Joe Biden to Celebrate Civil Rights History in Selma
The vice president will participate in commemorative Bloody Sunday march across the Pettus Bridge....


Vice President Joseph Biden Honors the Civil Rights Movement
Vice President Joseph Biden celebrates Black History Month with African-American leaders....


'March: Book Two' Shows All Sides of Civil Rights Movement
Georgia Democratic congressman and Civil Rights Movement icon John Lewis hopes his latest graphic n...


Rep. John Lewis Arrested During Immigration Reform Rally
Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.) was one of at least eight Democratic members of the House that were arreste...


Civil Rights Luminaries Slam Obama's Georgia Judiciary Picks
Rep. John Lewis and other leaders call on President Obama to withdraw Georgia judiciary nominees....


Glenn Lewis Ends His "Involuntary Hiatus" From Music
The singer makes his return after a decade long layoff....


Lebron James Switches Talent Agencies
King James moves from CAA to WME....


Commentary: Sportswriter’s Lobbying Gets Stamp for Wilt Chamberlain
‘Big Dipper’ becomes first NBA player to receive U.S. Postal Service honor....


This Day in Black History: Sept. 21, 1947
On Sept. 21, 1947, Archbishop Joseph E. Ritter threatened to excommunicate church members who plann...

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