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President Joe Biden Awarded Honorary Degree From Morehouse College

During his speech, the President spoke about the Morehouse tradition and his first-term accomplishments that have benefited Black Americans.
05/20/2024

Morris Brown College Surprises Entire Senior Class at Benjamin E. Mays High with Acceptance Letters

Dr. Kevin James, the president of the HBCU, was in attendance at the high school to announce the acceptance of 272 students to the college.
05/14/2024

Suspect Arrested After Attempted Break-In At Drake’s Home In Toronto

Law enforcement officials were dispatched to the rapper's mansion after an individual "attempted to gain access to the property” on May 8.
05/09/2024

Jim Jones Will Not Face Charges Following Altercation At Florida Airport

Law enforcement backs Jones’ claims of self-defense in the surveillance video of the brawl.
05/08/2024

Opal Lee, the ‘Grandmother of Juneteenth’ Honored With the Presidential Medal of Freedom

The 96-year-old “Freedom Fighter” is one of 19 recipients who will receive the nation’s highest civilian honor.
05/03/2024

Black Jockeys In The Kentucky Derby: The Unsung Heroes Of Racing

Learn about the overlooked legacy of Black jockeys and modern efforts by Tawana Bain's Diversity Derby Week to boost diversity and economic inclusion in horse racing.
05/03/2024

Reggie Bush's Heisman Trophy Returned After 14 Years

The former USC running back had one of the greatest college football seasons of all time in 2005.
04/26/2024

Brittney Griner Speaks For the First Time About Her Imprisonment In Russian

The WNBA star sat down for an emotional interview with Robin Roberts that will air on May 1 in a special edition of “20/20” on ABC.
04/24/2024

EXCLUSIVE: Morehouse President David Thomas and Sen. Raphael Warnock Issue Statements About President Joe Biden's Upcoming Commencement Address

The commencement is scheduled for May 19.
04/23/2024

Ye Accused Of Punching a Man in Defense of Bianca Censori

The altercation took place on April 16 at the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Los Angeles.
04/22/2024

NBA YoungBoy Arrested In Utah For Gun Possession

The 24-year-old rapper is facing six counts including possession of a dangerous weapon by a restricted person.
04/18/2024