More than half the new HIV diagnoses in the U.S. are in Southern states, where the rates among gay and bisexual black men remain stubbornly high, despite the existence of medicine to stop the virus. NPR - Published
Stephon Clark's fiancee, Salena Manni, gave a tearful statement on Saturday after prosecutors announced they would not file criminal charges against two police officers involved in the shooting death..
Demonstrators gathered outside the West Hollywood home of Democratic donor Ed Buck, demanding answers about the investigation into the deaths of two black men in Buck's apartment. Activists say Buck is..
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sterling Brown hopes his efforts to work alongside law enforcement on improving practices used during arrests and stops will one day mean other black men don’t have to go.. Seattle Times - Published
Director Franco Rosso’s “Babylon” was never released in America. It’s a 1980 film with subtitles and no big-name stars that centers on poor black male youths in London living among neighbors.. The Wrap - Published
Jussie Smollett being attacked in a hate crime sounded fishy and far-fetched from the jump -- according to a guy who has no love for the "Empire" actor -- Milan Christopher. The ex-"Love & Hip Hop:.. TMZ.com - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — For a long time, blacks have died of cancer at higher rates than other Americans. But a new report says the gap is narrowing. Nearly 30 years ago, black men had a 47 higher cancer.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz has acknowledged the manager of one of the company’s shops in Philadelphia where two black men were arrested last year might not have called.. Seattle Times - Published
A white man who fired a shotgun at three black men in a race-based attack amid the devastation of Hurricane Katrina was set for sentencing Thursday in a federal courtroom in New Orleans. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Jennifer Lopez performed a tribute to Motown at the Grammys Sunday night, and a large number of Twitter users were not feeling the choice.
For starters, there was general confusion over why a woman.. The Wrap - Published
DETROIT (AP) — From police shootings of black men, to white supremacy rallies and the removal Confederate Civil War monuments, the nation seems to lurch from one racial controversy to another. The.. Seattle Times - Published
The New York Times has launched a special edition of their "Overlooked" series in honor of Black History Month. Obituaries of prominent black men and women will be published in the magazine for the.. CBS News - Published
What if Eric Killmonger isn’t only a supervillain, but also a victim of undiagnosed trauma, abandoned by the rest of his family? That take on “Black Panther” is at the heart of our latest “Low.. The Wrap - Published
TAVARES, Fla. (AP) — Commissioners in a Florida county are backing a plan to build a memorial to four young black men accused of raping a white woman in a 1949 case now seen as a miscarriage of.. Seattle Times - Published
Calling “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” a love letter to the city would oversimplify the ambivalent relationship that director Joe Talbot and star and co-writer Jimmie Fails, best friends.. The Wrap - Published
James Jackson admitted he was driven by a plan to murder scores of black men to spark a nationwide race war. It's the state's first conviction of first-degree murder as an act of terrorism. NPR - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — A white supremacist has pleaded guilty to killing a black man with a sword as part of a racist plot that prosecutors described as a hate crime. James Jackson admitted to fatally.. Seattle Times - Published