Dominica suffering losses from Hurricane Maria

The first images from Dominica show the scale of the damage caused by Hurricane Maria.

Puerto Rico devastated by Hurricane Maria

150 miles an hour winds have knocked out power to majority of the island.

Hepatitis A outbreak now in Los Angeles

The city has 10 infection cases this year, two of which occurred locally.

Jordan Peele, Solange Knowles and Donald Glover named most influential African Americans

The 2017 honorees will be recognized at The Root 100 Gala on November 9, 2017 at Guastavinos in New York City.

149 dead after powerful quake in Mexico

At least 21 children and four adults have died at the Enrique Rebsámen elementary school, the public education undersecretary has confirmed.

Donald Glover makes Emmy history

Glover won two Emmys at TV’s biggest awards night.

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker play high school sweethearts in TV One’s ‘Downsized’

The film is written by the 2016 TV One American Black Film Festival Screenplay Competition finalist Michelle McKissic.

Sanaa Lathan: “You don’t see women portrayed in movies at these high-level types of jobs”

“American Assassin” opens in US theaters September 15.

Disney debuts trailer for ‘Coco’

Directed by Lee Unkrich (“Toy Story 3”), co-directed by Adrian Molina (story artist “Monsters University”) and produced by Darla K. Anderson (“Toy Story 3”), Disney•Pixar’s “Coco” opens in U.S. theaters on Nov. 22.

What it’s like in Barbuda, the island ripped apart by Irma and forgotten by the world

For their part, Barbudans have proved themselves to be a stoic bunch, with most vowing to return and rebuild as soon as they are able.

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