Tyler Perry and his family are questioning the death of Perry’s nephew, Gavin Porter. According to recent reports, Porter, committed suicide on Tuesday, February 25th around 8:30p.m., while being imprisoned at the Union Parish jail in Louisiana. He was 26-years-old. Officials say his body was found swinging in his cell. It was only days before […]
(Black PR Wire) NEW YORK — ESSENCE Communications, the number one media, technology and commerce company dedicated to Black women, today announced that former First Lady Michelle Obama will headline its 25th Anniversary ESSENCE Festival of Culture in New Orleans, LA, taking place July 4-7, 2019. On the heels of the historic success of her […]
Dylann Roof asked a federal judge if his former defense team could represent him for his murder trial.
Racist bullies assault an 8-year-old boy. His family raises money for medical expenses while legal issues get sorted out.
Retired Lieutenant General Russel L. Honoré discusses the aftermath of the historic Louisiana floods.
A museum will also go alongside the memorial to trace the country's history from slavery to present day. The structure is slated to open in April 2017.
Gov. Bel and President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency, freeing up funds for flood related assistance.
Gov. Edwards added that the Middle District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney's office and the FBI will also assist in the investigation.
Alton Sterling was selling CDs outside a convenience store when he was fatally shot by police Tuesday morning.
NBA star Kevin Durant has been the focus of the league’s free agency talks after he announced he would be leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to sign with the Golden State Warriors on Monday.
After being let go from the daytime television show The Real, Tamar Braxton will now be the host of her own talk show. The show will be produced under Steve Harvey’s television production company. The news was announced on Thursday’s The Steve Harvey Morning Show. After taking a brief hiatus from social media when news […]