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Phylicia Rashad was Chadwick Boseman's Mentor and Sponsor Paving the Way to Wakanda

Phylicia Rashad was Chadwick Boseman’s Mentor and Sponsor Paving the Way to Wakanda

The “Black Panther” star and Howard University graduate also revealed that Denzel Washington helped him to study at Oxford.

Louisiana School Board Member Posts Photo of Noose on Facebook, Claims It’s Not Racist

Louisiana School Board Member Posts Photo of Noose on Facebook, Claims It’s Not Racist

“If we want to make America great again, we will have to make evil people fear punishment again,” says Mike Whitlow, who tried to pull a Trump after being outed.

Disability Rights Under Attack by Congress

Disability Rights Under Attack by Congress

“Everyone is just one bad day away from needing accessible options the #ADA requires to help them get around,” tweeted Sen. Tammy Duckworth.

Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations, Harvey Weinstein Takes Leave of Absence

Weinstein Company Removes President and COO

In a statement, the studio said its board "has unanimously voted to terminate David Glasser for cause."

Repeal of Individual Mandate Would Increase Uninsured, Premiums: CBO

U.S. to Extend Skimpy Health Insurance Outside of Obamacare

The proposal signals another Trump administration move aimed at undercutting the requirements of Obamacare.

Florida rally to ban assault-style weapons set for Wednesday

Florida Rally to Ban Assault-style Weapons Set for Wednesday

The Republican-controlled Florida House of Representatives has rebuffed a bid to bring up a bill to block sales of assault-style rifles in the state.

Southern Company: Alabama Power, Georgia Power Launch Smart Neighborhood Initiatives

The first-of-a-kind Smart Neighborhoods will benefit customers through state-of-the-art home construction and distributed energy resources.

Accenture Completes Acquisition of Mackevision

Mackevision strengthens Accenture Interactive’s content practice by adding 3D visualization, animation and visual effects capabilities.

Abbott: We're 1M Strong on LinkedIn

Abbott: We’re 1M Strong on LinkedIn

The company has created a talent community of more than 1 million on the professional social media platform.

General Motor's Alicia Boler Davis Honored as Black Engineer of the Year at Gala

General Motors’ Alicia Boler Davis Honored as Black Engineer of the Year at Awards Gala

“I hope you know how grateful I am for all you’ve done to help America dream up solutions,” Former President Barack Obama wrote in a congratulatory letter to Boler Davis.

Republicans Will Sue to Block Court-drawn Pennsylvania Congressional Map

Republicans Will Sue to Block Court-drawn Pennsylvania Congressional Map

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court drew a new map for the state's 18 congressional districts after previously invalidating the existing lines as an unconstitutional gerrymander, finding that the Republican-controlled legislature drew them to marginalize Democratic voters.

Lawyer Charged with Lying in Russia Probe

Lawyer Charged with Lying in Russia Probe

Special Counsel Robert Mueller unsealed criminal charges on Tuesday against lawyer Alex van der Zwaan.

Michelle Obama on 'Black Panther': 'Young People Will Finally See Superheroes that Look Like Them'

Michelle Obama on ‘Black Panther’: ‘Young People Will Finally See Superheroes that Look Like Them’

The former first lady took to Twitter to rave about the record-breaking movie.

Box Office: 'Black Panther' Heads to Glory With $235 Million Holiday Weekend

‘Black Panther’ Heads to Glory With $235 Million Holiday Weekend

"Black Panther," starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler, has blown away its original tracking in less than a month.

Nigerian cinema fans celebrate 'Black Panther' release

Nigerian Cinema Fans Celebrate ‘Black Panther’ Release

Nigeria, Africa's largest economy, is also a cultural powerhouse that boasts the continent's biggest film industry, known as Nollywood.

Boeing Renews Approach to Company’s Philanthropic Activities, Charitable Investments

Boeing Names Linda Mills Communications Leader for Commercial Jet Business

Mills, an award-winning public relations executive, joins Boeing from Starbucks.

Marriott: New Investments to Support Associate Wellbeing, Career Growth

President and CEO of Marriott International Arne M. Sorenson announces the company's actions in support of the wellbeing of associates.

How Johnson & Johnson Is Doing Its Part to Tackle the Worldwide Mental Health Epidemic

How Johnson & Johnson Is Doing Its Part to Tackle the Worldwide Mental Health Epidemic

Johnson & Johnson's Chief Scientific Officer weighs in on the next great global healthcare challenge.

JCPenney Adds Volume to Its Salon Business with Plans to Hire 6,500 Stylists

JCPenney Adds Volume to Its Salon Business with Plans to Hire 6,500 Stylists

Flexible scheduling, high commissions among perks of becoming a JCPenney salon stylist.

Britney Spears to be honored for support of gay community

Britney Spears To Be Honored for Support of Gay Community

The GLAAD Vanguard Award is given to media personalities who have promoted equality and acceptance of LGBTQ people.

Kanye West settles lawsuit over Saint Pablo tour cancellation

Kanye West Settles Lawsuit over Saint Pablo Tour Cancellation

His lawsuit said he canceled because he was hospitalized with a "serious, debilitating medical condition."

Runner with Cerebral Palsy Gets Lapped in Court

Runner with Cerebral Palsy Gets Lapped in Court

Illinois denies high school senior spot in state competition.

Minnesota Renews Push for Tax on Prescription Opioids

Minnesota Renews Push for Tax on Prescription Opioids

Gov. Mark Dayton's proposal would levy a one-cent tax on drugmakers for each milligram of active ingredient in a prescription pain pill, generating an estimated $20 million a year for prevention, policing, emergency response and treatment.

U.S. Healthcare Spending to Climb 5.3 Percent in 2018: Agency

U.S. Healthcare Spending to Climb 5.3 Percent in 2018: Agency

By 2026, health spending is projected to reach $5.7 trillion.