The lawsuit filed by the Sandmanns and their attorneys claims that the newspaper bullied their son to embarrass Donald Trump.
The Brooklyn-bred lyricist used the lover's holiday to show his adoration for hip-hop and his beloved hometown.
Jason Van Dyke was moved to an out of state prison in Connecticut where he suffered minor injuries following an attack by a fellow inmate.
Senate GOP lawmakers say the celebrated athlete and activist is "too controversial" to be given a recognition.
Members of the Alfred Street Baptist Church helped 34 Howard seniors eliminate their student debt prior to graduation.
The Windy City's Congress Parkway now bears the name of the iconic civil rights leader, who put her life on the line to expose injustice.
The 2020 Democratic candidate called on people to "extend grace" to those who may have questions about the offensive behavior.
She was jailed, disrespected and deported for her beliefs, but Claudia Jones never stopped fighting for the rights of working-class Black people and Black women.
New York Is Setting The Record Straight On Reproductive Health Care Act After Trump Told Alternative Facts At State Of The Union
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's office says that Trump's portrayal of the state's new health care act is an "inflammatory misrepresentation."
Lawyers for the imprisoned are calling the event a “humanitarian crisis.” A federal judge is set to visit the facility in the coming days.
On Monday, the president of Bennett college announced that the school raised $8.2 million, surpassing it's fundraising goal of $5 million.
Kiki Paschall has bars — and a whole lot of new customers after dropping a promo video to help sell more Girl Scout Cookies.
“As an African American woman, I certainly understand where we are as a country and I have a great deal of respect for what [Kaepernick] has done and the personal sacrifice he's made to take a stance," the 60th Mayor of Atlanta told ESSENCE.
Sierra Thompson says an Instagram account depicting a lavish lifestyle turned out to be run by a man who sexually trafficked her for money.
Hundreds of students could potentially be deported for enrolling at a school that never truly existed.
Dominique Williams turned himself into Atlanta police this week after being accused of a sexual assault that played out on Facebook.
Presidents of 32 HBCUs will travel to Alpha Kappa Alpha headquarters next month to receive $50,000 for their respective institutions.
Angela Rye is not here for the Kamala Harris haters. She made that position abundantly clear when ESSENCE caught up with the CNN political commentator at the Sundance Film Festival. […]
Sisters Nikki Howard and Jaqi Wright were both furloughed by the federal government. Now they're owners of a budding cheesecake business.