Mother searching for missing son, Hampton graduate Marcus Thompson

Family and friends rally together in hopes of locating their loved one who has not been seen for nearly a year. Marcus Thompson, who was...

Death toll from Haiti earthquake rises to more than 700 (donation links included)

To donate to efforts on the ground providing *immediate relief and resources, please visit: Ayiti Community Trust Mandodo.org Hope and Change for Haiti *NPR Investigative...

5 Tips for Traveling Amid COVID-19

The spread of new COVID-19 variants and lower vaccination rates in developing countries continue to impact the ability to move freely throughout the world....

How does climate change affect Black people?

On Monday, #ActOnClimate, #ClimateEmergency, and #ClimateCrisis were all simultaneously trending on Twitter in response to a harrowing report released by the United Nations’ Intergovernmental...

National Urban League and PepsiCo announce first recipients of their $10M grant program for...

The National Urban League (NUL)  and the PepsiCo Foundation have announced the first group of Black-owned restaurants selected to receive a portion of $10...

Hezekiah Walker looks to bring gospel music center to HBCU

Hezekiah Walker became a student at Virginia Union University two years ago, but the Grammy-winning gospel singer took his collegiate experience to the next...

Rally the Crowd with a Masterful Game Day Menu

Scoring big on game day requires championship-level meals and snacks that keep the crowd full and ready for action. You can take your tailgate...

Instagram debuts first of its kind Black-owned business label

In 2020, during the racial reckoning brought on by the murder of George Floyd, the call to support Black communities was at an all-time...

Frustration as Biden, Congress allow eviction ban to expire

Anger and frustration mounted in Congress as a nationwide eviction moratorium expired at midnight Saturday — one Democratic lawmaker even camping outside the Capitol in protest...

How to Help Manage Pet Separation Anxiety

For more than a year, working from home and keeping social circles small due to COVID-19 has meant people have been able to spend...