Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Laquan McDonald, the Cook County State's Attorney announced.
Five people were wounded when gunfire erupted near a Minneapolis police precinct where demonstrators have been protesting the shooting death of Jamar Clark, police said.
Officials at New York University (NYU) are condemning a group created on Facebook called "Union of White NYU Students."
Report: From 2002-11 Blacks were 2.5 times more likely than whites to experience nonfatal force by police
A study recently released by the Bureau of Justice Statistics uncovers the how Black have been treated by law enforcement.
On Friday, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer hosted a community vigil and moment of silence for the victims of recent Boko Haram attacks in Nigeria
November 20 marks one year since the police shooting death of Akai Gurley.
Gunmen who raided a Malian hotel hollered "Allahu akbar" as they sprayed bullets on tables of people who were gathered for breakfast, a witness said.
Harvard University police are investigating a possible hate crime at the law school after someone covered portraits of black faculty members in tape, according to university officials.
Better scratch "hoverboards" off your wish list this year if you live in New York City.
On Wednesday night, HBO hosted an invite-only screening of the documentary 3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets at the Schomburg Center in Harlem.
Yes, Thanksgiving can be about the togetherness of cooking and preparing a large spread for others to enjoy and regale you with copious amounts of compliments for your dressing, yams or apple pie.
There are two seasons of the year that make me joyous with wonderment. The first is spring, with all of the new blooms and their emergence from winter’s frost. The other is fall.
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The busy holiday season is right around the corner, a time when many people take to the skies, roads, rails and seas to visit friends and family close to home and further afield.
Abdul Jamil Khokhar and BMY Foods were caught with their hands in the cookie jar.
Walmart workers across the country plan on putting their money where their mouths are on Black Friday.
I guess a telltale sign that you’ve reached a rarified level of success is when after a significant period of time, the moves you make still can elevate or perhaps alter the movements of your peers and, in the case of entertainment, your ardent supporters/fans.
Veterans Day 2015 had a special meaning for the war veterans and supporters who gathered at the site of the new memorial for Cpl. Lawrence Thompson, the first Black soldier to die during the Vietnam War.
The Friendly 50 Club held their annual scholarship dinner dance at the Alhambra Ballroom in Harlem.
Happy Veterans Day and a salute to all of the men and women who have served in the armed forces over the course of history for the United States of America, for all of those who gave their lives so that our country could be the land of the free and the home of the brave.