NYC City Councilman Yusef Salaam Pulled Over By NYPD While On Call About Police Stops

The new councilman said the officer did not give him an explanation on why he was pulled over in Harlem.

UPDATE: MC Lyte Hosts Harlem Festival of Culture Featuring Live Performances by Ferg, Cam’ron, Bell Biv DeVoe, Coco Jones, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Wyclef Jean and More

The hip hop icon reveals how she plans to keep the energy lit throughout the three-day festival and why today's female rappers are more than just pretty faces.

Jordan Neely 'Was Screaming For Help' Rev. Al Sharpton Says In Eulogy

The civil rights leader criticized a system that allows the mentally ill to fall into danger.

‘Harlem’ Season 2 Keeps The Conversation Going On What Black Women Face In Their 30s

In an interview with BET.com, the main cast tease what’s to come in the Tracy Oliver comedy series.

Rev. Calvin O. Butts III Pastor of NYC’s Abyssinian Baptist And Revered Harlem Leader, Dies at 73

The minister was known for his leadership of one of New York’s largest Black congregations and for his years as an educator and activist.

Harlem Renaming East 101st Street After Legendary Actress Cicely Tyson

The icon grew up on the block.
Houston Baptist at Texas,  Darius Lee (23) of the Houston Baptist Huskies game between the Texas Longhorns and the Houston Baptist Huskies at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, TX on November 9, 2021.

Houston Baptist University Star Guard Darius Lee Tragically Killed At Harlem Cookout

Lee had just come home for summer break.

BET, 125th Street BID And The Apollo Theater Donates $100,000 To Recipients Of Harlem Entrepreneurial Microgrant Initiative

Each of the 10 Harlem-based, Black, small businesses have been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.