Angela Bassett's role as Queen Ramonda in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever resulted in a Golden Globe — and now, a groundbreaking Oscar nomination. The actress received a nod in the category of Best Supporting Actress, making her the first actor from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to be... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time in history, Black mayors are leading America's four largest cities. ABC News' Chief Washington Correspondent Jonathan Karl recently sat down with three of them -- New York City Mayor Eric Adams, Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass and Houston Mayor... Read More.
(ANNAPOLIS, Md.) -- With his son under his raised arm and his wife holding a Bible that once belonged to Frederick Douglass, Wes Moore on Wednesday was sworn in as the first Black governor of Maryland, the only Black governor currently in office and... Read More.
(KATHMANDU, Nepal) -- Search crews on Monday recovered the black boxes from Yeti Airlines NYT 691, the short-haul flight that crashed in Nepal on Sunday with 72 people on board. Both the flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder were recovered as more than 300... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Black men and women are more likely to die from prostate, uterine and breast cancer compared to other races, according to new data from the American Cancer Society. That’s despite vast improvements in cancer death rates overall in the United States. Rates... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors has claimed the Los Angeles Police Department is responsible for her cousin's death during a traffic stop. Cullors said on Instagram on Tuesday that her cousin, Keenan Anderson, was killed in Venice, a neighborhood in Los... Read More.
While the film comes out on Disney+ on February 1, fans of physical media will get a chance to own one of the biggest movies of 2022 just a week later. Marvel Studios has announced Black Panther: Wakanda Forever will arrive on 4K Ultra... Read More.
(WINDSOR, Va.) -- A traffic stop drew outrage around the country when two Windsor, Virginia, police officers pulled over an Afro-Latino U.S. Army veteran in December 2020. Guns drawn, they pepper sprayed him and allegedly assaulted him. Officers Joe Gutierrez and Daniel Crocker pulled over... Read More.
The Black Crowes and John Fogerty are heading to the beach this spring. Both acts are confirmed for the 2023 Beachlife Festival, happening May 5 to 7 in Redondo Beach, California. The Crowes are set to headline Sunday, the closing night of the festival, with Fogerty just ahead... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- When the mpox outbreak first struck the United States over the summer, experts said it was mostly affecting minority men. But new federal data published Thursday shows that among the few hundred cases diagnosed in women -- less than 3% of total... Read More.
On the first installment of the recently launched Wakanda Forever: The Official Black Panther Podcast, director Ryan Coogler gets emotional recalling Chadwick Boseman's last days. Host Ta-Nehisi Coates asked Coogler how the sequel took shape, both before and after their friend... Read More.