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Sister, Sister: Venus and Serena Williams to Face Off At Wimbledon
Tennis' reigning siblings seek to break each others' records....


This Day in Black History: July 6, 1957
Althea Gibson became the first African-American to win Wimbledon on July 6, 1957....


Serena Williams Reaches 7th Wimbledon Final
Serena Williams reached her seventh Wimbledon final on Thursday, smacking 24 aces to beat Victoria ...


Commentary: Why Venus and Serena Should Retire
The tennis stars should do their legacies a favor....


This Day: Arthur Ashe Wins the 1975 Men's Wimbledon Singles
On July 5, 1975, Arthur Ashe made professional tennis history becoming the only Black male to win t...


Serena and Venus Are Both Out at Wimbledon
Defending champion Serena Williams and her sister Venus were both eliminated in the fourth round of...


Serena Williams: At the Top of Her Game
After winning Wimbledon in 2010, Serena Williams cut both feet on broken glass while leaving a rest...


Wimbledon Waives All-White Dress Rule For Olympics
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Wimbledon is brightening its wardrobe for the 2012 Olympics. Organi...


Venus Williams Stunned in Wimbledon Quarterfinals
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Five-time champion Venus Williams was ousted in the quarterfinals a...


Teen Was Told She Was 'Too Big' for Tennis
Despite winning matches, Taylor Townsend was shamed for her weight....


Ava DuVernay Gives Insights to "Venus Vs." Documentary
Director Ava DuVernay speaks on "Venus Vs." documentary that uncovers Venus Williams' brave fight f...


This Day in Black History: May 26, 1956
Tennis player Althea Gibson became the first African-American player to win a major tennis champion...


Ex-US Rep. Gray, First Black Majority Whip, Dies
Former U.S. Rep. William H. Gray III who was the first Black majority whip, died on Monday at the a...


Remembering William Gray: Obama, Ben Jealous Pay Homage
William Gray, the former Congressman from Philadelphia and head of the United Negro College Fund, r...


Venus and Serena Williams to Join U.S. Olympic Team
The sisters will play single games and as a double team....


Black Undercount Found in 1940 Census Records
More than a million Black people weren't accounted for in 1940, and according to records, trailblaz...


Mike Epps Explains Twitter Beef With Kevin Hart
Mike Epps Explains Twitter Beef With Kevin Hart. "He kept snapping at me, and I snapped back," the ...


Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe Shares Family's HIV Fight
Photographer and activist Jeanne Moutoussamy-Ashe lost her husband, tennis star Arthur Ashe, to HIV...


Venus Williams Early Injury Pullout from 3rd Round
An injury forces her to withdraw from the Australian Open....


Serena Williams Reps America on 9/11
The tennis star plays in the Finals on the tenth anniversary of the tragedy....

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