Delaware County Community College celebrated its 2021 graduating class with a virtual commencement ceremony on May 17, 2021 honoring more than 1,500 students who, undaunted by the challenges of learning remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, earned their associate degrees and certificates.
Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been convicted of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd, which set off worldwide protests, violence and a reexamination of racism and policing in America.
Cicely Tyson, the pioneering Black actor who gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper's wife in "Sounder," a Tony Award in 2013 at age 88 and touched TV viewers' hearts in "The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman," died Thursday at age 96.
Angry supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday in a chaotic protest aimed at thwarting a peaceful transfer of power, forcing lawmakers to be rushed from the building and interrupting challenges to Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory. Trump issued a restrai…
Americans are choosing between President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden in what many are calling the most consequential presidential election in a lifetime, with the balloting shadowed by the coronavirus outbreak, economic downturn, racial tension and a sense that the futur…
Looting continued for the second night in Philadelphia following the police-involved shooting of Walter Wallace Jr. Shops up and down Aramingo Avenue were hit hard Tuesday night as looters helped themselves to merchandise from Target, Walmart, Rainbow, RiteAid and more.
Watch as President Biden travels to Tulsa, Oklahoma to deliver remarks to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre.
Video from May 19, 2021 via C-SPAN. Viola Fletcher, who just turned 107, said in an address that she is "asking my country to acknowledge what happened in Tulsa in 1921."
Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to the pavement with his knee on the Black man’s neck in a case that touched off worldwide protests, violence and a furious reexamination of racism and policing in the U.S.
Around 200 people are marching through Philadelphia to protest the deadly police shooting of Daunte Wright in Minnesota.
The Philadelphia Tribune honored prominent Philadelphians and institutions at the Christopher J. Perry/Carter G. Woodson Black History Awards on Thursday. Normally a big luncheon full of the city’s movers and shakers is held at the prestigious Union League, but thanks to the pandemic the ann…
Press Secretary Jen Psaki and domestic policy advisor Susan Rice hold a press briefing at the White House.
Watch as President Biden delivers remarks outlining his administration's racial equity agenda and signs executive orders at the White House.