The Atlanta Civil Service Board appealed Officer Garrett Rolfe’s firing after he shot Brooks in the parking lot of a fast-food restaurant.
Ledell Lee was sentenced to death and executed, but an ACLU-sponsored DNA test revealed that prints on the murder weapon didn’t match.
Emoji 14.0 will allow you to modify the skin tones of the handshake emoji for a total of 25 different combinations.
The popular White House correspondent for PBS NewsHour will succeed Robert Costa, who departed the show after moderating since 2017.
Rep. Cori Bush Says America is ‘Racist AF’ After Calling for Defunding of the St. Louis Police Department
Remarks from the Democratic Missouri Representative appear to be an indirect response to VP Kamala Harris and Sen. Tim Scott.
This year, fans of speculative fiction and Afrofuturism will see a balloon of projects that center diverse stories—and Black women will be leading the way.
The 18-year-old winner of over $2 million in scholarship awards, including the prestigious Gates Scholarship, announces her college choice in an exclusive Essence interview.
A family member of Andrew Brown Jr. offers a different account of what happened when police fatally shot the 42-year-old Black man in Elizabeth City.
If Hawaii’s governor signs the bill, South Dakota would be the only state left to not recognize the holiday that commemorates the end of slavery.
The two Atlanta superstars are using their fame and fortune to reunite families with their loved ones.
The private liberal arts college is open to those impacted by the American prison system.
Officer Garrett Rolfe, who killed Brooks after he slept in a Wendy’s parking lot, is arguing for his reinstatement to the Atlanta police force.
An independent autopsy shows that police officers in Elizabeth City, North Carolina shot Brown to death, including by a bullet to the back of his head.
The 18-year-old was one of 300 seniors selected for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation award.
No cause of death was revealed, but no signs of trauma were found and authorities will soon conduct an autopsy.
The civil rights investigation will bring DOJ officials into the police department and the Black community.
Kevin McCarthy and extremist Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene accuse Waters of ‘inciting violence’
The young Black teenage girl was shot and killed just as a guilty verdict was prepared to come down in the Derek Chauvin trial.