Ben Carson backs Donald Trump

Former Republican presidential nominee and famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson said that he trusts Donald Trump to address systemic racial disparities affecting the Black people, if the billionaire businessman wins the presidential election in November.

Chicago Home of “The First Lady of the Black Press” is falling apart

The roof is coming apart. The creaky wooden porch is aging with growing cracks. And the navy blue paint that once adorned the steps is peeling away. Nearly 100 years ago, this white, two-story house in Chicago’s West Englewood neighborhood ...

Maryland poll: Clinton, Trump lead

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump hold commanding leads in Maryland, a new poll shows with two weeks to go before the state's presidential primary.

Stanford students demand more diverse faculty

A group of Stanford students wants the faculty to look a little bit more like them. That is, more diverse.

Rep. Elijah Cummings endorses Hillary Clinton for president

After Hillary Clinton testified before the House Select Committee on Benghazi in October, aides said she was personally gratefully for Rep. Elijah Cummings' work as the panel's top Democrat.

WATCH: Walmart issues apology over Massachusetts and Maryland mixup

Walmart is confused about American geography.

Freddie Gray trials: Prosecutors seek to force officer to testify

Baltimore prosecutors want to force a second police officer, Garrett Miller, to testify against two other officers before his upcoming trial.

WATCH: Kris Jenkins buzzer-beater wins NCAA championship for Villanova

Junior forward Kris Jenkins hit a three at the buzzer, and No. 2 seed Villanova won the NCAA men's basketball national championship in thrilling fashion over No. 1 seed North Carolina, 77-74, at NRG Stadium in Houston.

Advocacy group calls for federal regulation of black hair products

Products marketed to black women are largely untested, unlabeled and unregulated with toxins and carcinogens that lead to hormone disorders, reproductive health challenges and contribute to obesity rates and aggressive cancers.

Baltimore Ravens handled Tray Walker’s passing with true class

Tragedy struck the Baltimore Ravens recently. For the first time, an active player passed away. Tray Walker was only 23 years old and had a lot to live for.

Obama: Addiction is a preventable disease

Before an audience at the National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit in Atlanta, President Barack Obama said he wasn't sure what it was that tipped his life away from addiction. "I wasn't always as responsible as I am today. ...

WATCH: Finding prosperity after prison

Javon Gay went from prison to prosperity with help from an employment agency aimed at helping ex-cons find work.

WATCH: Ariell Johnson is taking the comic book world by storm

Ariell Johnson is the owner of Amalgam comics in Philadelphia.

A conversation with Civil Rights legends

Civil Rights legends visit Georgia high school seniors to discuss history and politics.

Flint water crisis can still bring out best in Americans

Our nation continues to marshal support for the people of Flint, Michigan, after it was discovered that the water supply was contaminated with extremely dangerous amounts of lead