Million Man March Theme 'Billions for Justice'

The 20th anniversary of the Million Man March is fast approaching.

Ex-NFL Star Warrick Dunn Helps Single Parents in Need

Warrick Dunn has changed lives, including his own.

Muslim Teen in Texas Withdraws from School After Arrest, Suspension

The 14-year-old Muslim boy who was arrested after bringing a homemade clock to MacArthur High School in Irving, Texas, has withdrawn from classes there.

City, Transit Officials Steel for Traffic Crunch During Pope's D.C. Visit

Pope Francis's highly anticipated visit to D.C. has arrived and more than 1 million people are expected to descend upon the region for related events scheduled to run through Thursday afternoon.

D.C. Launches Info Website for Pope Francis Visit

Pope Francis's visit to the nation's capital is just days away, and the city government has launched a website to serve as a one-stop shop for information.

National Congress of Black Women Prepares for Awards Brunch

Thirty-one years ago, the National Congress of Black Women was organized by Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm and the Honorable Dr. C. Delores Tucker at a time when women were not represented well in the political process.

Black Catholics Await Pope's Visit

When Pope Francis arrives in the District on Tuesday, Sept. 22, he will touch down in a nation's capital that has the most diverse Catholic community with no racial or ethnic group making up a majority of the faith's population.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Your Body is a Temple

Founded in Atlanta, The White Dress Project will host a Congressional Black Caucus reception this year here in Washington to galvanize support and promote national awareness about the fibroid epidemic.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Phoenix Rising From the Ashes

Stop trying to figure things out, follow His lead and allow the Heavenly Father to do the rest.

AME Church Calls for End to Racism

When Barack Obama won election in 2008 and a second term four years later, it was a watershed moment in race relations in the United States. At least that was the hope of many residents, particularly those in the African-American ...

THE RELIGION CORNER: It's Up To You to Believe

Have you looked back on memorable days in your life? You'll cherish those thoughts for a lifetime. Such a day happened for me recently.

THE RELIGION CORNER: You Can't Get Better When You Are Bitter!

Baking one's bread in the oven of another means forgiving first, before the offense has opportunity to "rise" and become the bitter bread of unkind words and hurtful actions.


God will order our steps, lift us up and give us a second chance.

THE RELIGION CORNER: God Provides the Opportunity But It's Up to Us to Take Them!

Just as day becomes night or spring switches to fall, everything that comes our way is part of God’s plan; we are His vehicle.

THE RELIGION CORNER: Fail Forward to Grow, Go Beyond What You Know!

Who do you know that's famous, achieved their goals easily and never failed? No one!