Michael Cox, the officer who was viciously beaten by Boston Police in the 90s, will now help to "revitalize" the city's controversial Police Department as commissioner, Mayor Michelle Wu announced Wednesday morning. The post Michael Cox, Who Was Once Brutalized By Boston Cops, Becomes Police Commissioner appeared first on NewsOne.

A 36-year-old man in Atlanta is under arrest for allegedly killing an employee and shooting another. His reason? According to police, he was upset that there was too much mayonnaise on his sandwich. Yep. You read that correctly. Get Breaking News & Exclusive Contest in Your Inbox:   This tragic and senseless event happened at a […]

Democrats want Clarence Thomas to resign from the court or recuse himself from any proceedings attached to the 2020 election.

Let’s keep the love train rolling with Instagram’s “Love at First Slide” campaign, which debuted yesterday on Valentine’s Day. In honor of Lover’s Day and Black History Month, the social media platform partnered with a few couples and friends to share their Black Love stories. Read more inside and view their photos.

Prayers are in order as it is being reported that the pioneering Queen of Funk, singer, Betty Davis, has passed away at the age of 77 from natural causes in Homestead, Pennsylvania. Betty Davis passing was confirmed by her close friend Danielle Maggio.   In a statement from, Connie Portis, another long time friend of Betty Davis […]

New year, new opportunities, and Coach Shaun D has some valuable advice for you!

A Texas school board trustee says he and his family have been the subject of death threats after comments he made at school board meetings falsely equating Black teachers and high school dropout rates.

In 2022, black men and women all over the country were elected to represent their cities. Check out some of the black mayors who have been sworn into an office in 2022.

The actor was found guilty in five counts but acquitted in one count.

The canned workers were then informed that they could expect a message from human resources detailing severance and benefits.

Through artwork, luxury pieces and re-imagined streetwear, Abloh changed the fashion culture forever. As we remember his legacy, take a quick look back at how his vision for style is cemented in time.

Hard to believe it's been six years since Tamir Rice was gunned down at the hands of law enforcement. Today, we look back at the legacy his story has left behind as we continue the fight toward social equality.