LeBron James is focused on voting rights now, and there is...

LeBron James has created a new organization aimed at not just increasing African American voter registration and turnout, but also voter education and voting...

LeBron James, Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Raises $100 Million From Investors Including...

LeBron James and longtime business partner Maverick Carter have raised $100 million from backers including Guggenheim Partners and Elisabeth Murdoch. With the funding, James and Maverick are consolidating their...

‘I Reinvented Myself’: Usher’s Mom Jonetta Patton Talks Jumps to the...

You may not be familiar with the name Jonetta Patton, but you’re likely aware of exactly who her famous son is. However, after spending...

Virginia city removes 176-year-old slave auction block

A 176-year-old slave auction block has been removed from a Virginia city’s downtown. The 800-pound (363-kilogram) stone was pulled from the ground at a Fredericksburg...

Leslie Uggams, first African-American performer to be featured on a weekly,...

By 1969, Leslie Uggams, who had a taste of show business as early as six, had her own television variety show, The Leslie Uggams Show on...

Eddie Murphy, In Dolemite (Trailer)

Dolemite Is My Name, starring Eddie Murphy as real-life comedian, proto-rapper and Blaxploitation star Rudy Ray Moore, is one of the great movies about entrepreneurship,...

Aretha Franklin Estate Backs Fund to Research Rare Form of Cancer...

Aretha Franklin passed away from a rare form of cancer, and now her estate has backed newly funded research to learn more about the...

Steve Harvey Gets Candid About Marital Woes: ‘Got to Get a...

Steve Harvey is expanding the “Family Feud” brand and while promoting the venture in its upcoming home of South Africa, he’s getting candid about...

Dennis Rodman says he formed the ultimate Big Three with Micheal...

Dennis Rodman says he formed the ultimate Big Three with Micheal Jordan AND Scottie Pippen and Dennis Rodman says he formed the ultimate Big Three...

Diahann Carroll, Actress Who Broke Barriers With ‘Julia,’ Dies at 84

Diahann Carroll, who more than half a century ago transcended racial barriers as the star of “Julia,” the first American television series to chronicle...