#CardiB and #Offset are getting a divorce and it looks like #BronnyJames is playing for the wrong team. See more at the! * * * #RickeySmileyMorningShow

amphotora/iStockBy BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) — A white Georgia sheriff’s deputy seen in a viral video repeatedly punching a Black man who was pinned to the ground has been fired after the man’s family demanded he be released from jail immediately. Roderick Walker, 26, remained locked up at the Clayton County Jail on […]

Johncairns/iStockBy JAMES GORDON MEEK, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — A group of lawmakers launched a new effort Tuesday to recognize a Black hero of D-Day with the Medal of Honor, enlisting the support of a Republican senator who agrees that the late U.S. Army Cpl. Waverly Woodson and his family have been denied the distinction because […]

Detective Chris Anderson of First 48 and the ID Channel shares tips on surviving an interaction with a police officer. See more at the! * * * #RickeySmileyMorningShow #DrivingWhileBlack #Policebrutality

iStockBy: KARMA ALLEN and MARC NATHANSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) — After Florida deputies detained an innocent Black man who they say fit the description of an accused burglar, body camera footage showed the man and the officers chatting about the sensitive state of race relations — and the encounter left such an impression on […]

Jeff Vespa/VF14/WireImageLupita Nyong’o has broken her silence on the tragic death of Chadwick Boseman. The Oscar winner took to social media to honor her Black Panther co-star, who died at age 43 following a silent four-year battle with colon cancer. “Chadwick was a man who made the most of his time, and somehow also managed to take his time,” […]

iStockBy: ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Michael Bloomberg isn’t shy about leveraging his fortune in an attempt to solve intractable problems, like obesity and gun violence. On Sept. 3, the billionaire added another public health project to his fix-it list: America’s Black doctor shortage. Bloomberg announced Thursday that he would give $100 million […]

Eva shares some tea about Bravo and NeNe Leakes’ contract. See more at the! * * * #RickeySmileyMorningShow #RHOA #Bravo #NeneLeakes

A GoodYear’s PhotographyBy NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News (DALLAS) — A mother is speaking out about the false assumptions that are made about her as a Black parent to a white child. On Aug. 26, Jeena Wilder of Dallas, Texas, and her 6-year-old addressed the comments in a viral video shared with Wilder’s 90,000 Instagram followers. […]

kali9/iStockBy IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News The family of a Black man who died after Rochester, New York, police arrested him during a mental health emergency earlier this year is calling for charges after body camera footage showed officers pinning Daniel Prude on the ground and placing a bag over his head before he lost consciousness. […]

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