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IN MEMORIAM: Michael K. Williams, Star of ‘The Wire’ and ‘Lovecraft Country’ Dead at...

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Culture and Entertainment Editor The internet is buzzing with news iconic actor Michael K. Williams has died. Multiple...

Eric Adams Poised to Become New York’s Second Black Mayor

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Eric Adams grew up poor. As a teenager, he was abused by the police but later...

Challenge To Success: Touted Charter Schools Network Ordered To Pay $2.4M In Discrimination Case

Success Academy in New York City had a “Got to Go” list of children with learning disabilities and disruptive behavior. The highly sought after Success Academy...

IN MEMORIAM: David Dinkins, New York’s First and Only Black Mayor, Dies at 93

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Correspondent David Dinkins was the stuff of political legend in New York’s Harlem. From 1990 to 1993, Dinkins served...