During a talk at the Brooklyn Museum, Madonna says Donald Trump has done the public a great service because she believes the nation has now hit rock bottom, and the only direction it can go is up.
Madonna on Trump: ‘We have gone as low as we can go’ (video)
At Livingstone College, junior class finds meaning in serving others
The 2016-2017 academic year has been a banner period for service projects taken on by Livingstone College’s junior class.
‘God can triumph over Trump,’ says MLK daughter Bernice King
Speaking at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, the youngest daughter of the slain civil rights leader told the audience not to give up hope and “Don’t be afraid of who sits in the White House.”
Scene at AKA Day at the Movies (Photo Gallery)
Scene at AKA Day at the Movies at Studio Grill in Charlotte, which featured the film “Hidden Figures.” The event, held to commemorate the 109th year of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., was hosted by the Alpha Lambda Omega chapter.
Megachurch pastor Eddie Long, 63, dies from cancer
The influential and controversial megachurch leader Bishop Eddie Long has died at age 63 after a battle with cancer, his New Birth Missionary Baptist Church announced Sunday.
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Parade (photo gallery)
Scene at the Carolinas HealthCare System Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade in uptown Charlotte, January 14, 2017.
Obama tearfully thanks Michelle, daughters, Biden (video)
President Obama got emotional thanking his family during his farewell Tuesday evening. He especially teared up thanking his wife Michelle for taking on a role she didn’t ask for, with “grace and grit.”
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend on the red carpet
The R&B crooner and his model wife talk with Entertainment Tonight about the end of the Obama era.
Michelle Obama in her final speech as first lady: ‘I hope I’ve made you proud’
Speaking to a group of school Counselors exactly two weeks before Donald Trump will be sworn in, the first lady said America is defined by its diversity.
How will history remember Barack Obama? (Video)
As the nation’s first black president, Barack Obama brought pride and hope to the White House, but some say his legacy as a pioneer is clouded by racial backlash and deep divisions along black-white lines.
At this year’s Pride Awards, ditch the tuxedo and gown and break out the jeans
Pride Magazine Publisher Dee Dixon talks about the decision to change this year’s dress code for a gala best known for black ties and flowing gowns.
This community advocate is building bosses in Grier Heights
Jania Massey’s entrepreneurial-themed program, Stiletto Boss University, is being closely watched because of its ties to international nonprofit Mama Hope.
Cam Newton talks about emotional hug with sick child
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton talks about receiving a hug from a sick child on Tuesday, and the impact the moment had on him. “I was just there to comfort him,” he said.
Tavis P. Brunson, the religious poet for the non-religious, has died in Columbia
The Charlotte poetry community is reeling at the news that beloved poet Tavis P. Brunson died on Tuesday from medical complications. He was only 44.
Dr. Alisahah Cole finds her ‘dream job’ at Carolinas HealthCare System
As medical director for community health at CHCS, Cole has authority over programs at 13 hospitals and 10 counties in North Carolina and South Carolina.