50th Anniversary Kwanzaa Celebrations at Reginald Lewis Museum

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Kwanzaa, founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga, of Parsonsburg, Maryland.

BLACK AUTHOR/THINKER reveals the truth about 18 controversial subjects in her new book, "PSST: PLEASE SOMEBODY SPEAK THE TRUTH"


Actor and comedian Ricky Harris, who worked alongside the greats, dies at 54

Ricky Harris, whose yin-yang comedic career went from raunchy standup on one end to family-friendly sitcoms on the other, has died. He was 54.

30 years a star: George Michael's biggest moments

Powerful covers, unforgettable duets and a few scandals sprinkled here and there -- George Michael's life was anything but boring.

'Hidden Figures' explores unsung heroes of space race

Some movies rely on a single character to make a compelling experience. "Hidden Figures" has three key characters who could make any other movie on their own.

How Oprah lost those 40 pounds

Oprah Winfrey revealed this week that she lost more than 40 pounds, and she did it using one of the most popular weight loss programs out there: Weight Watchers.

'Fences' cast on the power of the film

For Denzel Washington, the struggle to bring "Fences" to the screen may have been more difficult than actually starring in, producing and directing the movie.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2017 has been announced.

The Best TV of 2016

The abundance of quality TV has flummoxed writers of Top 10 lists, resulting in lengthy rosters that go well beyond that arbitrary cutoff, as writers seek to identify all the deserving programs.

'Barry' zeroes in on formative window in Obama's early life

Early-onset nostalgia about President Obama gave rise to a pair of biographical movies this year: "Southside With You," imaginatively chronicling his first date with future First Lady Michelle; and now "Barry," which also visits Young Mr. Obama in his college ...

Denzel Washington talks #OscarsSoWhite

Denzel Washington knows firsthand the struggle for actors of color in Hollywood.

The Impact Network its reach through Comcast Xfinity

The Impact Network, the only independent African American-owned and operated Christian television network in the United States, will now be available in even more homes, thanks to an expanded distribution agreement with Comcast’s Xfinity TV platform. The Impact Network features ...

RAMBLING ROSE: It’s time to say ‘Happy Holidays!

Hello, my dear friends, happy holidays to you. This is one of my favorite times of the year.

Singing Sensations Youth Choir present “One Sound, One Season, One Savior” Concert

The Singing Sensations Youth Choir will perform on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at FCF World Outreach located at 9306 Winands Road in Owings Mills, Maryland.