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3 women arrested in brutal beating of Atlanta woman over a hamburger
At first, Myriah Pointer insinuated that the Atlanta Police Department failed to take her savage beating by her so-called best friends very seriously. It turns…
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Trending Topic TV: Chicago Police’s ‘Black Site,’ FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote Keeps The Internet Open [VIDEO]
Chicago Police Accused Of Operating A “Black Site” A day after The Guardian reported shocking allegations that the Chicago Police Department illegally detains and beats…
Nearly 4 million Georgia health insurance customers exposed in data breach
Mayor Reed, Atlanta leaders to celebrate 50th Anniversary of Selma march



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World Health Organization Approves 1st Quick Test For Ebola
BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization has approved a quick test for Ebola that will dramatically cut the time it takes to determine with…
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Ebola Cases Decline In West Africa, By Over 80 Percent In Sierra Leone
The U.S. military is bringing home all but 100 troops dispatched to West Africa almost 10 months ago in an effort to stem the Ebola…
Boko Haram, Hit By 3-Nation Offensive, Rampage In Cameroon
Liberia: Only 5 People Being Treated For Ebola In Country


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Mayor Apologizes, Benjamin Crump Weighs In On Cleveland’s Claim Tamir Rice Caused His Own Death [VIDEO]
Both the mayor of Cleveland and Rice attorney Benjamin Crump responded to the city of Cleveland’s incredible claim that 12-year-old Tamir Rice was responsible for…
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Keke Palmer and Quincy Jones at ‘Brotherly Love’ screening during CIAA 2015 in Charlotte
CHARLOTTE — The Queen City rolled out the red carpet as the cast of “Brotherly Love” debuted the film at a star-studded screening during CIAA 2015.  Flavor…
Mo’Nique now says Lee Daniels ‘blackballed’ her, not Hollywood
Gabrielle Union reads the NBA For Going Easy On James Harden


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Mayoral Runoff: Now the Fight Begins
  The people of the City of Chicago has spoken and there will be a runoff for the Mayoral election on April 7. Although, the…
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Ford Teams Up With The Chicago Defender To Increase HIV Awareness
  Representative La Shawn K. Ford spearheads the fight against AIDS   State Rep. La Shawn K. Ford Teams Up With The Chicago Defender to…


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GOP: House To Vote On Homeland Bill Without Conditions
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major victory for President Barack Obama, the Republican-led House relented on Tuesday and will back legislation to fund the Homeland…
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US Auto Sales Up In February Despite Snowy Weather
DETROIT (AP) — Freezing temperatures and drifts of snow likely took a small bite out of U.S. auto sales in February, but most automakers still…
US Construction Spending Down 1.1 Percent In January
US Manufacturing Slows As Output And Hiring Weaken


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Jordan, Other NBA Owners Join Forbes’ Billionaire List
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Jordan, a former Chicago Bulls player, and some other NBA owners have reached new heights, landing on Forbes world list…
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Earl Lloyd, first black player in NBA, is dead at 86
Nobody ever seems to remember second place or the second person to do something. This has been Earl Lloyd’s dilemma during the balance of his…
Atlanta native Richard Dent among Black College Hall of Fame inductees
Derrick Rose Is Out With Another Knee Injury


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UN Warns Against Complacency As Ebola Fight Enters New Phase
BRUSSELS (AP) — The United Nations is urging donors, organizations and countries fighting Ebola in West Africa not to give in to complacency as the…
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Survey: Parents Increasingly Ask Doctors To Delay Vaccines
CHICAGO (AP) — Parents have increasingly pressured doctors to delay vaccines for young children, making their kids and others vulnerable to preventable diseases, a study…
Study: Smokers May Tap Into Multiple Sources For Nicotine
What To Eat After You Work Out


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Mayoral Runoff: Now the Fight Begins
  The people of the City of Chicago has spoken and there will be a runoff for the Mayoral election on April 7. Although, the…


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Taraji P. Henson: Cookie’s Style Is Like “Fashion On Crack” [PHOTOS]
If you get a kick out of watching Cookie act out on Fox’s runaway hit “Empire” as the feisty ex-wife of hip-hop mogul Lucious Lyon,…


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Congratulations! The Tankards Welcome A New Baby! [PHOTO]
Marcus and Tish Tankard of Bravo’s Thicker Than Water have just welcomed their little bundle of joy into the world. The baby was born Februray…
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Preachers of Detroit Episode 2 One Step Forward, Two Steps Back Recap And Lesson
Recap The First Ladies of Detroit invite Female Bishop Corletta Vaughn into their circle, but feathers get ruffled when Corletta challenges them about submitting to…


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Teri Day: A Shining Light Dims
Earlier this week, Chicago event planner and former model, Teri Day lost her battle to cancer. Day was known in social circles as a great…
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Black History Month – A Time to Know Who You Are
As a very young boy, I would love to wake up on Saturday mornings and watch Tarzan starring Johnny Weissmuller. The programs were all re-runs…


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Upcoming DOJ Ferguson Findings Likely To Reveal No Criminal Charges For Darren Wilson
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal investigation of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, is expected to allege patterns of racial bias in the city’s mostly…
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‘Beyond the Lights’ Director Dishes On DVD Release, Opposition From Hollywood [VIDEO]
The critically acclaimed movie “Beyond The Lights” is now out on DVD/Blue Ray. On Monday, the film’s director, Gina Prince-Bythewood, joined “NewsOne Now” guest host Armstrong…


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Why We Still Need a Selma
One week after Alabama state troopers bludgeoned civil rights demonstrators on the Edmund Pettus Bridge outside Selma on March 7, 1965 a visibly shaken Lyndon…
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Dr. Chandra Gill Talks ‘Black Genes-Black Genius’ [VIDEO]
Motivator, educator, author and founder and CEO of Blackademically Speaking®, Dr. Chandra Gill joined “NewsOne Now” guest host Armstrong Williams to discuss her new book…



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