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Bobby Brown And Whitney Houston’s Daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Dies

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of Whitney Houston—who passed away just three years ago—and the R&B singer Bobby Brown, has died, reports say. She was...

Howard Homecoming rumor: Yardfest $5 entry fee this year?

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According to last summer's speculations about the most popular Howard University Homecoming event: Yardfest, for the first time it will be a 'ticketed event'. Inside...

NCAA: Arkansas Pine Bluff Allowed 124 Ineligible Players to Compete, Face Five Years of...

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The University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is firing back on an initial choice made by a NCAA Division I Committee Infractions panel to...

Delaware State Women’s Lacrosse Team Felt Racially Profiled by Police in Georgia

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Delaware State University lacrosse players are reeling from a recent experience of racial profiling. Get the full story from DSU student Sydney Anderson at...

UAPB Grad, US Marine Says He Was Brutally Attacked In Racially Motivated Incident

A man who was assaulted and burned during what was supposed to be a fun Independence Day weekend is speaking out. Kyzyl Tenpenny, who...

Despite Pandemic, ICE Says Foreign Students Can’t Attend Online-Only College This Fall

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement just announced modifications Monday to temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students taking online classes due to the pandemic for the fall...

Huston-Tillotson Grad, Teacher Breaion King Brutally Arrested ‘For No Reason Whatsoever’

A patrol car video from a June 2015 incident showing a Black elementary teacher in Austin violently arrested by a white police officer during...

HBCU Grad Omarosa Allegedly Secretly Recorded Conversations With Trump While Working At The White...

Writing that a Central State University graduate, and also a Howard University graduate, had secretly recorded conversations with President Donald Trump while working at...

Dogs Set Onto Norfolk State Student, London Colvin for Refusing to Assist Police Officers

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Updated 1:48 PM EST, 1/29/2015  A student at Norfolk State University (NSU) , a historically black college or university (HBCU) in Norfolk, Virginia, allegedly was attacked...

Atlanta Officers Won’t Face Charges From 2020 Arrest of Morehouse and Spelman Students

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The AUC community and beyond is in shock after learning that a violent day in 2020 will end in no charges. Learn more in...

Oldest Surviving Member Of Tuskegee Airmen, Willie Rogers, Dies At 101

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A former Tuskegee Airmen, Willie Rogers, died in St. Petersburg on Wednesday, CBS News reports. He was 101. Rogers was also the oldest surviving member...

Former Alcorn State Interim President Rudolph E. Waters Dies

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Dr. Rudolph E. Waters Sr., interim president (1994-1995) at Alcorn State University, died Sunday at River Region Health Systems in Vicksburg at the...

HBCU Grad: ‘HBCUs Are Doing Students A Disservice When They Sell Students A Dream’

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The Root recently reported on some disturbing news. According to a new report by AJC, some black colleges are graduating 1 out of 5...

Former Alcorn Sounds of Dyn-O-Mite Band Director Samuel Griffin Passes

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The man behind what we know today as the Sounds of Dyn-O-Mite has passed. Samuel Griffin aka Griff passed away Friday August 4 in...

Barber Scotia to Close For Spring Semester

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CONCORD - Barber-Scotia College has closed its doors for the spring semester to prepare for an uncertain future. The college’s Board of Trustees sent a...

Drummer for country music star Kellie Pickler, Tennessee State among injured in Kentucky crash

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The drummer for country music star Kellie Pickler was in serious condition Sunday as one of five people hospitalized in two crashes that happened...

Michael Brown: Tip of the Iceberg

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Literally, I am sick to my stomach. Events that have transpired seem very apocalyptic. Everyone please get right with Jesus. I don't know why...

Black Twitter Drags Wendy Williams Over HBCU Comments

Wendy Williams recently found herself under fire after her comments on historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), Jesse Williams’ acceptance speech for BET’s humanitarian...