In 1981, Gates was sentenced to prison for the rape and murder of Georgetown University student Catherine Schilling. In 2009, with the use of advanced DNA evidence, authorities discovered the crime was committed by a man who died in 2013.
A penny connoisseur from Ruston, La. gave up his very special collection for the sake of his health, USA Today reports.
A Clinton aide confirmed the agreement for NewsOne in an email statement, saying that her campaign will no longer accept contributions from federally registered lobbyists or PACs for private prison companies.
Social media users were critical in August when Marie Holmes, 26, of Wilmington, North Carolina paid $9 million to twice bail out her fiancé, Lamarr McDow, from jail.
The OWN founder will join forces with Weight Watchers, with Winfrey taking a seat on the company’s board, taking on an advising role and engaging in the company’s program.
Fathers in prison facing high debt over unpaid child support payments will have the opportunity to “press pause” with a new program.
A Black teenager from the D.C. area inspired protests after a recording showed him being brutally detained by police officers for making a White customer at a local bank feel “uncomfortable.”
A new Forbes report that details the wealth and opportunity disparities between Black women and their White counterparts has been released. President Barack Obama addressed…
Take a look at the gallery for the richest Black people on the planet, and heed their advice on living a positive and richer life.
Despite major strides Black women remain at the bottom of the wage gap, a new Census Bureau report notes.