Students at Howard University are rejoicing after hear the good news and that is  that alumna Phylicia Rashad has been appointed dean of the recently reestablished College of Fine Arts. The former star of The Cosby Show and current star of “This Is Us” will begin her role on July 1.   The esteemed actress graduated […]

Source: MALACO MUSIC GROUP / MALACO MUSIC GROUPAfter a whirlwind couple of weeks of media stops stretching from New York City to Atlanta, multi-award-winning gospel singer-songwriter, Darius Paulk, has scored a No. 14 debut for his new album, Strong (AIR/Malaco). The eleven-track set of inspiring songs was propelled by the soul-stirring radio single “Strong Name,” […]

WASHINGTON, July 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — This July 4th, A CAPITOL FOURTH continues its 39-year tradition of celebrating our nation’s independence on the West Lawn of the United States Capitol building.  Two-time Emmy Award-nominated actor and producer John Stamos (Netflix’s YOU, FULLER HOUSE, ER) returns to host the country’s longest-running live national July 4th TV tradition.  A CAPITOL FOURTH’s family-friendly Independence Day celebration will commemorate our country’s 243rd birthday […]

Sheilah Belle was the only one in site on Saturday checking out the National Museum of African American History, Following The Government Shutdown TBR — Washington, D.C. – The Government Shutdown enters into another day of negotiation as both sides continue to refuse to stand down ahead of a tentative Senate vote, currently slated to take […]

Among them are Demetria Carthens, 17; Heaven Shamte, 15; Rayna Gross, 16; and Dashann Wallace, 15. Carthens had been missing since February 7, while Shamte Gross and Wallace were reported missing in March.

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has announced that a task force will be created to help police find children who go missing in the district, reports The Washington Post. The announcement follows a town hall meeting held Wednesday, when residents and community leaders—including Bowser—gathered to discuss the city’s missing Black and Latinx teen girls. According to The Washington Post, […]

Concern and outrage heighten as Black and Latinx teen girls continue to go missing in Washington, D.C.

Over a dozen District teenagers, ranging in age from 14 to 18—all Black or Hispanic—are missing. Concerned residents held a town hall meeting to question officials.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos was physically blocked from entering a Washington, D.C., public school on Friday morning.

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Self-avowed racist Richard Spencer was punched in the face by a protester during an on-camera interview following Donald Trump's inauguration.

On January 21, 2017, one day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, thousands are expected to gather in Washington D.C., in yet another march for women's rights.

By Khalif Townes and Sheilah Belle Over the weekend two of the newest faces of Gospel Music, Travis Greene and Jonathan McReynolds were invited to take part in Donald Trump’s upcoming Inaugural ball. While many people already have mixed emotions about President-Elect Donald Trump, there is one artist who has decided to accept the invitation. […]