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How To Watch The Democratic Debate Tonight

The stakes are high for candidates participating in Tuesday's CNN/New York Times Democratic debate, as the presidential hopefuls look to remain competitive in the crowded primary field.

Fannie Lou Hamer Died Of Untreated Breast Cancer

While black women get breast cancer at a lower rate than white women, we are 42 percent more likely to die from it. And young black women, those under 35, are twice as likely as white women to get breast ...

International Opera Star Jessye Norman Died Monday At The Age Of 74, According To Her Agent.

"Jessye Norman was one of the greatest artists to ever sing on our stage," said Metropolitan Opera General Manager Peter Gelb. "Her legacy shall forever live on."

Remembering Pioneering Actress Diahann Carroll

Diahann Carroll, who pioneered television with her starring role in the 1968 series "Julia," died Friday, her daughter Suzanne Kay confirmed to CNN.

Cokie Roberts, Broadcast Journalism Legend, dies at 75

Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts, winner of three Emmys and a legend and trailblazer in broadcasting, has died at the age of 75, ABC News announced.

Vernon Jarrett Medal To Be Presented To New York Times Reporter For Her Work In Coverage Of Hate Crime, Race, And Identity

Morgan State University School of Global Journalism & Communication (SGJC) announced today that it is awarding the 2019 Vernon Jarrett Medal for Journalistic Excellence to Audra D.S. Burch, an award-winning National Enterprise Correspondent for The New York Times.

18 Years Later, Americans Stop To Remember The September 11 Attacks

It's been 18 years since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the day that never ends.

Rihanna Is One Of The Stars Aiming To Help The Bahamas Recover From Dorian

The destruction caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has prompted several celebs to step up and offer their support. Barbados native Rihanna tweeted her support and said she is exploring how to help via her Clara Lionel Foundation.

Scooters Are A Huge Problem For Cities. No One Knows How To Solve It Yet.

In the Wild West of transportation, no one knows what to do about scooters. They appeared suddenly in many cities, triggering complaints of clutter and blocked sidewalks. When ridden, scooters emerged as sidewalk bullies — fast enough to unsettle pedestrians ...

Comcast Closing Digital Divide By Opening More Doors Of Eligibility

A Chicago mother whose children had to use her cell phone at McDonalds to access the Internet; a Miami mother who had to use the Internet at a library to complete her homework. These were among the real-life stories David ...

Alice Walker’s Hometown Celebrates Literary Legend’s 75th Birthday

Alice Walker, one of the premiere writers of the 20th Century, was honored in July by her hometown of Eatonton, GA for her 75th Birthday (Alice Walker 75). Hundreds of people flocked from all over the country to Walker’s birthplace ...

Fashion Gaffes Are A Reflection Of The Industry's Diversity Problem

Last month, fashion house Chanel appointed its first head of diversity and inclusion. Announcing the hire, the French brand said it hoped to provide "momentum" for its "existing diversity and inclusion approach."

Baltimore Stands Up For Its City After Trump Tweets 'No Human Being Would Want To Live There'

Baltimore did not take President Donald Trump's recent attack of the city lying down. Instead, Charm City was quick to stand up and fight back.

Joint Conference Of Catholic Religious In Baltimore July 20-25

Founded by Mother Mary Lange, The Oblate Sisters of Providence was created to allow black women to enter religious life in the Catholic Church.

Transformative 5G Technology Arrives

Cities, which include Washington, D.C.; Charlotte; Boston; Atlanta; Cincinnati; Cleveland; Columbus, Ohio; Des Moines, Iowa; Denver; Detroit; Houston; Indianapolis; Kansas City; Little Rock, Arkansas; Memphis; Phoenix; Providence, Rhode Island; San Diego; and Salt Lake City; are the world’s first to ...