U.S. Aid for Notre-Dame Sparks Controversy
Some say there's plenty to fix here in the U.S.
A Cyclone Destroys Mozambique
Cyclone Idai has devastated Mozambique, leaving more than 110,000 people displaced from their homes.
Chicago to Elect First Black Female Mayor
Chicagoans are going to the polls to choose between Toni Preckwinkle or Lori Lightfoot, two black female candidates for mayor.
Suspect Arrested in Nipsey Hussle Shooting
The LAPD has arrested Eric Holder, 29, as the suspected killer of rapper and activist Nipsey Hussle.
Brunei Introduces Homophobic Stoning Laws
People around the world express outrage over Brunei's new law that calls for death by stoning for sex between men or adultery and amputation of limbs for theft.
Nelson Mandela's Grandson Continues His Work
Nelson Mandela's grandson Ndaba Mandela recently visited Hempstead High School in New York to talk about lessons he learned from his grandfather.
Coachella Worker Dies During Setup
An employee working the staging area on the Coachella grounds fell to his death while setting up for the upcoming festival.
Amazon Prime Launches Shorts Festival
Amazon Prime announces the launch of the All Voices Film Festival for U.S. filmmakers from underrepresented backgrounds, who will compete for a grand prize.
NYC Declares Public Health Emergency
With over 285 cases of measles reported since October 2018, New York City has declared a public health emergency in order to contain the outbreak.
NYC Considers Ban on Marijuana Testing
Under a new city council bill, New York City could soon ban companies from testing potential employees for marijuana as a condition for hire.
Suspect Charged with Louisiana Church Fires
Holden Matthews, the 21-year-old son of a sheriff's deputy, has been charged with three counts of simple arson for setting fires at three historically black churches.
U.S. Aid for Notre-Dame Sparks Controversy
The White House has pledged to help rebuild the Notre-Dame cathedral, but some would rather see those funds used to aid Flint, MI, and Puerto Rico.
Elizabeth Warren Wants to Cancel Student Debt
Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren unveiled her $1.25 trillion plan to cancel student loan debt for about 95 percent of debtors during her CNN Town Hall on Monday night.
Howard University?s President Speaks Out
Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick issued a statement about local residents walking their pets on private areas of the campus.
CA Continues Police Brutality Fight
Police use of deadly force is up for debate in California as law enforcement personnel back Senate Bill 230 and activists support Assembly Bill 392.
Will Obama Endorse Biden?
Former Vice President Joe Biden announced his 2020 run for president on Thursday and commented on the support he's received from former President Barack Obama.
Deadly Plane Crash in Russia
At least 40 people were killed Sunday after a Russian passenger plane was forced to make an emergency landing at a Moscow airport.
Stray Bullet Kills Eighth Grade Football Star
Eighth grade football player Jaylon McKenzie was killed at an after-prom party on Saturday night.
Sandra Bland's Cell Phone Footage Released
Nearly four years after the incident, a reporter obtained footage of the traffic stop that led to Sandra Bland's arrest that contradicts the arresting officer's claims.
Jill Biden Addresses Anita Hill Controversy
Jill Biden addressed the Anita Hill controversy, saying it's "time to move on" from how her husband Joe Biden treated the lawyer during her 1991 senate testimony.
#FreeBlackMamas Mother's Day Campaign
For the third year in a row, National Bail Out is leading a grassroots campaign to raise money to bail black women out of jail in time for Mother's Day.
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