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Ali has been in and out of the hospital a few times recently, once for pneumonia and another time for a urinary tract infection after he was discovered unresponsive in bed.

TIME recently recognized six influential Black teenagers for their "30 Most Influential Teens of 2015"

An NYPD officer was shot and killed yesterday in Harlem, New York as he was trying to track down a suspected robber. Thirty-three-year-old Randolph Holder…

Presidential candidate Jim Webb, the former Senator of Virginia, shared his discontent with the Democratic debate.

A new memorial in honor of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be built above a commemorative carving of Confederate leaders Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and Jefferson Davis in Georgia.

Turns out, President Obama does think Hillary Clinton made some mistakes with the handling of her emails.

TV One and The National Cable Television Cooperative are joining forces in a multi-year distribution agreement. Under the partnership, the two enterprises will provide original content for African-Americans throughout the country.

Pope Francis is kicking-off his first-ever trip to the U.S. with a bang. The White House hosted a welcoming event to celebrate his arrival

Denzel Washington will revive the work of famed playwright August Wilson. After revealing he would direct and star in the film version of his work Fences…

Ever since it was revealed that comedian Bill Cosby admitted to drugging women to have sex, he’s lost fans, major deals, and even a statue…

This past week has been nothing short of amazing for ballet dancer Misty Copeland. She recently made history as the first African-American woman to become…

In 1794, a Portuguese slave ship, dubbed Sao Jose-Paquete de Africa, sank near Capetown while en route from Mozambique to Brazil. Now over 200 years…