Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s leading advocate for change and reconciliation under a Black majority rule and the 1984 Nobel Peace Prize winner, died Sunday in Cape Town at the age of 90.
A white man who earlier this year traveled to a Buffalo, New York, grocery store and killed 10 African Americans, including Black Press writer Katherine Massey, pleaded guilty to 25 criminal counts Monday and will spend the rest of his life in prison.
A D.C. youth football team has raised $25,000 needed to travel to Florida to participate in a national championship tournament.
A new coronavirus variant known as XBB has surfaced in the U.S., currently making up 3.1% of new infections nationally, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The African American Mayors Association on Wednesday endorsed Phil Washington, the chief executive officer of the Denver Airport, as the next Federal Aviation Administration administrator.
A youth football team in D.C.’s Ward 7 is seeking $20,000 to participate in the national championship in their division in Kissimmee, Fla.
The Washington Teachers’ Union and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract, ending negotiations that had been drawn out over several months.
Robert Glasper is unquestionably a brilliant musical talent. He’s a multi-Grammy Award-winning pianist, composer, and producer. He also is a founding Kennedy Center Hip-Hop Culture Council member and has performed […]
Cecilia “Cissy” Marshall, a former NAACP legal secretary and widow of Thurgood Marshall, the first Black justice to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, died Tuesday Nov. 22. She was […]
D.C. will hold its 13th annual Small Business Saturday this weekend as a part of the day’s national recognition.
The Washington Commanders Charitable Foundation hosted its 20th annual Harvest Feast on Tuesday at the Legends Plaza at FedEx Field in Landover, Md.