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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

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

Orlando Family, Activists Call For Suicide Ruling To Be Rescinded

Yolna “Yo-Yo” Lubrin, 31, was found hanging from a tree in a backyard on September 28.
10/06/2023

Deion Sanders’ Team Blown Out by Oregon In First Loss of Season

The Colorado Buffaloes were trounced in a 42-6 defeat.
09/24/2023
Greg Abbott on BET Buzz 2021.

Texas Teen Suspended for Hairstyle Sues Gov. Greg Abbott

The student and his family are accusing the governor and the state’s attorney general of allegedly failing to enforce the state’s CROWN Act.
09/24/2023

Tory Lanez New Prison Life Starts with New Diet

The rapper was sentenced to ten years for shooting Megan Thee Stallion.
09/23/2023

Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Flips from Democrat to Republican

The mayor was reelected in May with 93 percent of the vote.
09/23/2023

BET's HBweCU Wants To Give You $500

Tell us what your HBCU means to you.
09/21/2023

Popular Philadelphia Cheesesteak Restaurant Hires Armed Guards to Protect Customers

The owners of Jim's West Steaks & Hoagies hope the measure will prevent crime.
09/17/2023
Fulton County Jail in Atlanta, Georgia, US, on Thursday, Aug. 24, 2023.

24-Year-Old Inmate Dies at Fulton County Jail, Becoming 10th Death This Year

Shawndre Delmore had been in the jail since April 1 held on a $2,500 bond for a burglary charge.
09/10/2023
Kahlil Tatum's Body Found in DC Park During Search for Missing 8-Year-Old

Black Gay D.C. Man’s Unusual Death Ruled an Accident

The 55-year-old man was found dead facedown in a street without his car, phone, wallet or jewelry after a Pride event.
09/09/2023