​ ARE AFRICAN-AMERICANS AT A HIGHER RISK OF DEVELOPING ​DIABETES? IF SO, IS IT MORE HEREDITARY OR DIET AND ​LIFESTYLE? Yes, African-Americans have twice the risk of developing diabetes as white Americans. This is more likely attributed to diet and lifestyle factors. There is a higher rate of obesity in the African-American community and there […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is an NBA legend, but he achieved his legendary status with some help. One of those who helped mold him into the man he is today is UCLA coaching icon John Wooden. Wooden, who coached UCLA men’s basketball for 29 years, winning a record 7 NCAA titles in a row, was a mentor […]

A federal judge approved a settlement Tuesday for an undisclosed amount in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Michael Brown's parents, Lezley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr.

06/19/17 – Roland Martin talks to Diamond Reynolds, the girlfriend of Philando Castile who recorded and witnessed his death, about the acquittal of Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez on all charges in the July 2016 shooting. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Sign Up For Our Newsletter!


Parents at Monta Vista High School in Cupertino, California, have filed a civil rights lawsuit, claiming officials tried to cover up a racist kill list drawn by students.

Soon to be 51-year-old actress Halle Berry has a lot of people speculating she is pregnant after she showed up to the 16th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball with what appears to be a baby bump. Berry who has a daughter Nahla, 9, and a son Maceo, 3, even placed her hands on her belly, highlighting the […]

Akia Eggleston of Baltimore was supposed to see the doctor and attend her baby shower before she suddenly vanished in May. The post Pregnant Baltimore Mom Vanishes, Misses Baby Shower appeared first on NewsOne.

Tanya Tripp was arrested after police found her with her husband, Leon Lamar Tripp, the last person seen with her missing daughter. The post Cops Arrest Mom Of Missing Georgia Teen Latania Janell Carwell appeared first on NewsOne.