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BREAKING NEWS: 7/17/2016 Baton Rouge ambush: 3 officers killed, suspect ...

Three officers are confirmed dead and three others wounded after a shooting in Baton Rouge, a sheriff’s office spokeswoman said Sunday. Police confirmed Sunday afternoon that one suspect has been killed, and they are not ...
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Brandon Bass agrees to Clippers deal

Despite a strong pursuit from the San Antonio Spurs, free agent Brandon Bass reached agreement on a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday, league sources told The Vertical. Bass had been deciding ...
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Over 8,000 People Have Opened Accounts At Citizens Trust Bank ...

More Than 8,000 people have opened up new accounts at Citizens Trust Bank, according to officials at the black-owned bank in Atlanta. There has been renewed enthusiasm and impassioned pleas by civic and civil rights ...
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Meet The Trillion Dollar Black Woman of Wall Street

When I think of Wall Street, not only does The Wolf of Wall Street come to mind, but also, I picture a bunch of sharks, eating each other alive for the almighty dollar, and power. ...
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Tatyana Ali suing Warner Bros over ‘The Real’

Somebody over at Warner Bros and Telepictures TV has got some ‘splainin’ to do as far as Tatyana Ali is concerned because she’s filed a lawsuit that the two entities stole her idea. In court ...
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Considering Black Banking? Here Are 21 Black-Owned Banks Around The ...

Like most Black-Americans right now, you’ve probably been asking yourself what you can do to effect change in in lieu of the recent racial tragedies.
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Did Chad Johnson just land a job with the Cleveland ...

Chad Johnson has been out of the NFL since 2012 when he last attempted to play for the Miami Dolphins before being cut. In his prime, he was one of the best receivers in the ...
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Cops Walked Off The Job At A WNBA Game After ...

In wake of the Philando Castile and Alton Sterling killings at the hands of police last week, there have been “Black Lives Matter” protests all across the country. Tensions between the black community and law ...
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Michelle Alexander Challenges Black Community: Something More is Required of ...

Michelle Alexander – I have struggled to find words to express what I thought and felt as I watched the videos of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile being killed by the police. Last night, I ...
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A Lesson To Learn from Jesse Williams & Harry Belafonte ...

“Never be afraid to receive the hand-off from someone GREAT for that is one of the moments in life you will know you’ve reached the estates of your foundation. Looking back at regret is no longer ...
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The Story Behind the Striking Photo of a Woman in ...

The Story Behind the Striking Photo of a Woman in a Dress Next to Armed Police in Baton Rouge  A photo of a black woman in a flowing dress, standing alone calmly while facing heavily-armed ...
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Jon Jones’s Removal From Card Hits U.F.C. 200 Hard

The Ultimate Fighting Championship was not in a great position to suffer a setback just before its biggest weekend of fighting ever. So the announcement late Wednesday that Jon Jones had potentially failed a drug ...