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HBCUs In UNC System Offering Free Summer Courses To Help Students Advance

As part of various initiatives that directly benefit students, historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the UNC System are offering students free summer courses this year.

Added June 23, 2022

Sha'Carri Richardson Regrets 'Today' Show Interview About Failing Drug Test In 2021

Sha’Carri Richardson is getting candid about how she handled her positive drug test in 2021, the New York Post reports.

Added June 23, 2022

Pandemic’s Impacts On How People Live And Work May Change City Centers For Decades To Come

Written by Andrii Parkhomenko, University of Southern California and Eunjee Kwon, University of Cincinnati ____ The

Added June 23, 2022

Lil TJay's Alleged Shooter Arrested After Attempting Armed Robbery Against Rapper

Lil TJay is recovering in the hospital after being shot numerous times in an attempted robbery in Edgewater, New Jersey, early Wednesday morning.

Added June 23, 2022

Watch FAMU Marching Band Show Out At Louis Vuitton Men’s Fashion Show In Paris

Florida A&M University‘s marching band, affectionately known as the Marching 100, recently brought their HBCU flair to P

Added June 23, 2022

Stacey Abrams Wants To Raise Pay For Cops Amid Calls For Defunding The Police

Stacey Abrams is pushing for police to get a pay increase amid calls for defunding the police following Black Lives Matter protests, Newsweek reports.

Added June 23, 2022

Texas 5-Year-Old Dies After Being Left In Hot Car For Several Hours

A 5-year-old child has died after being left in a hot car for several hours while his family prepared for a birthday celebration, according to Texas authorities.

Added June 23, 2022

Florida Authorities Identify Teens Who Broke Into $8 Million Mansion To Throw Party

An $8 million home near Seaside, Florida, was allegedly broken into and damaged over the weekend.

Added June 23, 2022

Family Of Pennsylvania Army Veteran Wants Answers After He Was Found Hanging In A Park

Donté Perez Jones, a Pennsylvania army veteran and father of three, was found hanging in a park behind Whitpain Township Police Department in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, on June 17, The Shade Room reports ...

Added June 23, 2022

Malika Andrews Will Be The First Woman To Host The NBA Draft

Malika Andrews will make history at the 2022 NBA draft as the first woman to host the league event, Sports Illustrated reports.

Added June 23, 2022

What It Takes To Become A Young, Black Homeowner

June is National Homeownership Month in the United States.

Added June 23, 2022

Tank And The Bangas On What It Takes To Become An 'Overnight Success'

Tank and The Bangas are a fan-favorite band across the globe.

Added June 23, 2022

Morgan Cato Becomes First Black Woman In NBA History To Be Assistant General Manager

The Phoenix Suns hired Morgan Cato as their new assistant general manager and vice president of basketball operations, ESPN reports.

Added June 23, 2022

Ciara Drops New Family-Inspired Single 'Treat' Featuring Her Children: 'It Was A Very Special Moment'

In order to commemorate family, singer Ciara collaborated with Rice Krispies Treats on a new song that featured her children Future and Sienna.

Added June 22, 2022

Amanda Gorman Heads Masterclass On Writing Poetry: 'I'm Excited To Pay What I've Learned Forward'

The youngest inaugural poet in American history, Amanda Gorman, who has also amassed a sizable following for her creative advocacy, recently initiated a thrilling professional endeavor: teaching a new ...

Added June 22, 2022

This Innovative Durag Has Gone Viral Just In Time For A Hoochie Daddy Summer

Beauty company WezTeck’s innovative durag has gone viral just in time for hoochie daddy summer.

Added June 22, 2022

Yaya And NBA YoungBoy’s Son Watches Grandpa Floyd Mayweather Boxing In Adorable Video

It appears that Floyd Mayweather has taken an interest in training the next generation in the boxing world; his grandson Kentrell Jr. affectionately called KJ.

Added June 22, 2022

Ohio State University Has Officially Trademarked The Word 'The'

On the heels of a three-year effort, Ohio State University (OSU) has come out victorious in its uphill battle to trademark “The.” > The Ohio State University has succes

Added June 22, 2022

Maine Insurance Company Receives Backlash After Posting Racist Juneteenth Sign

An insurance company in Millinocket, Maine, is receiving backlash online after they displayed a racist sign regarding Juneteenth, NPR reports.

Added June 22, 2022

Shareef O'Neal Says Father Shaq Isn't Happy With His Decision To Enter NBA Draft: 'We'll Get Past It'

Shareef O’Neal is looking to follow in his superstar father’s footsteps, but it seems as though Shaquille O’Neal has different aspirations for his 22-year-old son.

Added June 22, 2022

'What? That's All?': Bill Cosby Rejoices After Verdict In Sexual Abuse Civil Case

Jurors ruled in favor of Judy Huth in her sexual abuse case against Bill Cosby, The Guardian reports.

Added June 22, 2022

Authorities Investigating 'Questionable Death' Of Baltimore Ravens' Jaylon Ferguson

NFL Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died Tuesday night at the age of 26.

Added June 22, 2022

Authorities Investigating ‘Questionable Death’ Of Baltimore Ravens' Jaylon Ferguson

NFL Baltimore Ravens outside linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died Tuesday night, at the age of 26.

Added June 22, 2022

When Texts Suddenly Stop: Why People Ghost On Social Media

Written by Royette T. Dubar, Wesleyan University ____ Check your phone.

Added June 22, 2022

Andrew Gillum, Former Florida Gubernatorial Candidate, Faces Federal Indictment

Former Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum is facing a 21-count federal indictment for alleged fraud in connection with his 2018 campaign, which he lost against Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Added June 22, 2022