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Ta-Nehisi Coates Honored With 2015 MacArthur 'Genius Grant'
Journalist and author Ta-Nehisi Coates was honored with the 2015 MacArthur 'Genius Grant' and will ...


Rosa Parks Family Reflects on Items at Library of Congress
Civil rights icon's niece says she's glad her belongings found a home....


Nicki Minaj Hits the Stage in Angola Despite Criticism
The Human Rights Foundation (HRF) is accusing her of “ignorance."...


Maya Angelou to Receive National Literarian Award
Dr. Maya Angelou will receive the Literarian Award for lifetime achievement this year from the Nati...


This Day in Black History: Nov. 1, 1998
On this day in Black history, The Temptations' story was told in a two-part, made-for-TV mini-serie...


Chris Canty Foundation to Host Reading Buddies in Baltimore
Ravens defensive end talks books, football and Ray Rice....


Local Icon Deanna Moore Uplifts Thousands in Georgia Community
Deanna Moore holds many titles — community leader, business owner, author, life coach and holder of...


Historians: Thomas Jefferson Did Not Father Children by Hemings
A new book reignites the Jefferson–Hemings paternity debate, and a group of historians claim that T...


Book Written During Slavery Is Donated for “Generations to Come”
Jeffery M. Leving donates Frederick Douglass’ 156-year-old book to Chicago State University....


Pat Buchanan Dropped as MSNBC Commentator, Criticized for Racist Views
Pat Buchanan, onetime conservative presidential candidate, was removed from the liberal news networ...


In South Africa, Talk of Mandela's Mortality
South Africans of all ages speak out about Nelson Mandela's legacy in South Africa, how they are de...


Google to Give $1.25 Million to Nelson Mandela Foundation
Google said it is working with the Nelson Mandela Foundation to publish thousands of never-before-s...


Amazon No Longer Selling Guide for Pedophiles
NEW YORK – Amazon is no longer selling a self-published guide for pedophiles. It wasn't immed...


New Mandela book offers personal portrait
New Mandela book offers personal portrait...


Who's a family? New study tracks shifting US views
Who's a family? New study tracks shifting US views...


Obamas Earned $789,674 in 2011
The Obamas earned $789,674 and paid $162,074 in total tax in 2011, according to their tax returns....


Melky Jean
Singer and philanthropist will join the 'Weekly with Ed Gordon' panel....


Commentary: Herman Cain Calls Abortion Black Genocide
GOP Presidential hopeful Herman Cain opposes women's right to choose, calling abortion "planned gen...


Q&A: Liya Kebede Blossoms on Screen in "Desert Flower"
The model discusses her career-making performance....


Kanye West’s Mom, Donda West, Remembered on Her 60th Birthday
On what would have been her 6oth birthday | Kanye West mom’s friend honors her memory....

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