In an exclusive interview with The Wilmington Journal, Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II is meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thanksgiving Day.
Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama “Touched by an Angel,” has died at age 86.
Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing Russell Huxtable on “The Cosby Show,” has died.
Walter “Ball” Smith, publisher and savvy business entrepreneur, died suddenly in Miami Friday, Nov. 10, 2017.
Lifting every voice, the Rev. Elizabeth Austin Crouell along with musical director Janice Suber and the sacred voices of St. Stephen Community AME Church presented the Rev. Baylor and the Serenity Singers in concert in celebration of their 36th anniversary.
First of all, despite the Trump Administration’s efforts to kill (“repeal and replace”) the Affordable Care Act, it is still the law of the land, and because of the federal mandate everyone is required to have some form of health ...
Among the last emails George Edward Tait sent to his friends and comrades were his “Occult Observations on the Months of January and February.
“There are no words to properly capture the outrage our community is experiencing over the death of Waldiman Thompson, a 91-year-old resident of Decatur Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant who, along with his 100-year-old wife Ethlin, were the victim of a deadly ...
Reports indicate that New Orleans pianist and singer Fats Domino has died.
Actor Robert Guillaume, best known for his starring role in the 1980s TV sitcom ''Benson", has died.
Brooklyn hosted an Anniversary Gala for the Rev. Dr. Jehoshaphat W. Forchalle for his more than 60 years in ministry.
The moment you met Inez C. Austin, you knew you were in the company of a very special woman. Her smile always lit up the room.
Funeral arrangements have been made for Waldiman Thompson, the 91-year-old man who died after a home invasion in Brooklyn last week.
The electrifying stage performer and funk and soul revivalist Charles Bradley died at 68 years old in late September. Known for his raspy, weeping soul ballads and passionate vocal performances, Bradley found success later in life after recording his debut ...
Minister Louis Farrakhan’s New York representative, Minister Abdul Hafeez Muhammad, added his voice to the growing crescendo of those rejecting President Trump’s attack on NFL players who are following quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s kneel protest against rampant police brutality in the ...