(WASHINGTON) -- Howard University has become the first Historically Black College or University (HBCU) to partner with the Pentagon for military technology research featuring a five-year, $90 million contract. The research center is the first Department of Defense university research center sponsored by the Air... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Fisk University has made history by becoming the first historically Black university gymnastics team to compete at the NCAA level. The Bulldogs debuted at the Super 16 event in Las Vegas on Jan. 6 against North Carolina, Southern Utah and Washington, ultimately... Read More.
(RALEIGH, N.C.) -- A bus driving students from a historically Black college to an economic conference was likely targeted when it was pulled over and searched, the university's president said. Eighteen students of Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina, and two staff advisers were on... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Vice President Kamala Harris is set to announce that historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) will be eligible for new grant funding following a series of bomb threats made against them. The Project School Emergency Response to Violence (SERV) program under the Department... Read More.
(JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.) -- To address the lack of diversity in law enforcement, Lincoln University, in Jefferson City, Missouri, has opened the first police academy at a historically Black college or university (HBCU). Today, 71.5% of U.S. police officers are white and police departments are... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The persons of interest were connected to spoofed calls – emanating from a fake telephone number, the FBI official said, according to the source familiar with the contents of a call between FBI and DHS officials and state and local law enforcement... Read More.
By GEORGE CONSTANTINO, ABC News(NEWARK, N.J.) -- Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan is giving back to the Black community in his hometown of Newark, New Jersey, by launching the inaugural "Hoop Dreams Classic."The 33-year-old actor has partnered... Read More.