The State Education Department announced the cancellation of the June 2020 administration of Regents Exams and released guidance on modifications to requirements for students to graduate and earn their high school diplomas, credentials and endorsements.
To accommodate the rise in patients due to the increasing spread of the coronavirus, NYC Health + Hospitals plan to create more than 2,475 hospital beds, 760 ICU beds, and 2, 500 health care workers.
Black Enterprise founder Earl G. Graves Sr. passed away late Monday evening at the age of 85.
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the crisis is causing many to experience anxiety when it comes to the health of themselves and loved ones.
Nurses rallied outside of NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem Monday morning to demand more staff and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus crisis.
Weeks after the first inmate coronavirus diagnosis at Rikers, a detainee died Sunday at at Bellevue Hospital, officials said.
National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) President and CEO Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., authored an op-ed for The Hill, a major daily publication that’s known to influence policy in the nation’s capital.
As COVID-19 continues to spread amid a growing number of fatalities, Dr. James Hildreth said it’s critical that everyone follows stay-at-home orders, social distancing guidelines, and anything else that could help keep Americans safe during the pandemic.
State of Emergency declared for Black America as public health experts reveal coronavirus is airborne
While many medical doctors maintain that the novel coronavirus is transmitted through droplets from coughs or sneezes, more and more medical experts and officials who work primarily with infectious respiratory illnesses and aerosols are convinced that the disease is airborne.
The city continues to release data of which neighborhoods are getting hit hardest by COVID-19 and the pattern emerging if one of racial and wealth disparity.
Singer Bill Withers has died at the age of 81.
The National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel will present a virtual commemoration in honor of Dr. King’s life and legacy on April 4, the 52nd anniversary of his death.
This year, the Census Bureau is making preparations to complete the huge task of counting everyone in the U.S. The U.S. population is now over 330 million people.
The inaccurate internet memes and false online conspiracies that “Blacks can’t get coronavirus” are contrary to reality. African Americans are not immune to COVID-19.
After months of outcry, bail reform will be overhauled in New York, just months after the elimination of cash bail for the vast majority of misdemeanor and non-violent felony cases.