‘The NBA family is devastated by the tragic passing of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna,’ says NBA Commissioner Adam Silver

Kobe Bryant, the 18-time NBA All-Star who won five championships died in a helicopter crash Sunday.

Street closures finalized for 92nd Oscars

Details of the closures and maps of affected areas are available from the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

‘Getting a Grammy means we are getting across to the people with the Rastafari message,’ says Julian Marley

The 2020 Grammy Award winner for Best Reggae album will be revealed at the Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Sunday, Jan. 26.

‘Harriet’ star Cynthia Erivo to perform at Oscars

The 92nd Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 9.

Caribbean Immigrants will be able to identify origin for first time on U.S. Census Form

The US Census kicked off its 2020 national promotional campaign this week ahead of Census Day, April 1, 2020.

California Black News Brief: Stories to Watch

News from Week Beginning 1/20/2020 to present

On Record with Governor Newsom: One Year of California for All

In the year ahead [2020], we’ll continue to work hard and aim high on behalf of all Californians, and everyone who looks to our state as a beacon of hope.

TV One commemorates MLK Day by honoring African American luminaries

The televised event will showcase the accomplishments of individuals who have made extraordinary contributions in entertainment, media, music, education, and the community.

Humor and action brilliantly collide in ‘Bad Boys for Life’

Directed by Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, “Bad Boys for Life” hits theaters January 17.

“I hope it encourages people to learn more about her,” says ‘Harriet’ makeup artist Angie Wells

A makeup artist and hair stylist, her film and television credits include the period drama “Mudbound” and ABC’s “Black-ish.”

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