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Clarence Gilyard Jr., famous for his roles in Die Hard and Walker Texas Ranger, has died. He was 66. The cause of death has yet to be revealed.

We created a gallery of some of our favorite Black celebrities with luscious beards. Check out their photos inside.

The Mid-term elections are this Tuesday, November 8th, and like anytime in our lives, this year is extremely important, especially for Black people and people of color. NAACP President Derrick Johnson stops by the Get Up Church to answer questions around next Tuesday.

The House passed a measure to decriminalize marijuana in April of 2022, though the Republican-led Senate has yet to look at the bill.

Vic Mensa gives away free gas and pre-rolls to 200 people on the southside of Chicago with his new cannabis brand 93 Boyz. Learn more inside.

Sarver was suspended one year and fined $10M following a probe into a toxic workplace environment and allegations he made racist and sexist remarks toward employees.

R. Kelly has been found guilty on 3 counts of videotaping himself sexually abusing his then 14-year-old goddaughter, a federal judge in Chicago has ruled. 

August is National Black Business Month. Check out a list of Black-owned accessory and clothing brands to support this month inside. 

National Georgia Day commemorates when the state of Georgia entered the Union. We celebrate with a list of famous actors who represent inside.

How does that old saying go? Ah, yes. It's cheaper to keep her. Or him. Keep scrolling to see who really paid the piper after their relationships went down the toilet.

Finding answers is like connecting dots. Since I am a Black American and Morris was likely a name given to my ancestors, I began my dot connecting there.  The post Why My Ancestors Might Not Have Been Slaves appeared first on NewsOne.