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Riders wait along the platform at the Metro station at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington on July 11, the last day of the third phase of Metro's SafeTrack maintenance project.

Third Stage of Metro's SafeTrack Ends; ...

The third phase of Metro's SafeTrack maintenance project finishes Monday, with phase four beginning Tuesday between the Ronald Reagan Washington ...

Education

D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson

Kaya Henderson to Step Down as ...

D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson announced Wednesday she will step down from her position in the fall after nine ...

Opinion

Julianne Malveaux

MALVEAUX: The Bitter Fruit of a ...

The phrase Black Lives Matter is not racist because it simply reflects our nation's history.

Sports

D.C. Divas wide receiver Ashley Whisonant sheds a Pittsburgh Passion tackler en route to scoring a touchdown during the Divas' 41-29 win at the Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex in Hyattsville, Maryland, on June 25.

Divas Top Passion to Advance to ...

Just in case there was ever any confusion, the D.C. Divas made a definitive statement Saturday night: the champs are ...

Business

Black farmers from the U.S. southern region gather at the steps of the Supreme Court building to bring awareness to what they say is an unfair settlement of the Pigford class-action suit and continued discrimination by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in northwest D.C. on July 8.

Black Farmers Seek Justice from Supreme ...

Farmers from the Southern region and their supporters gathered in front of the Supreme Court building in D.C. on Friday, ...

Health

Former Florida Congressman Kendrick Meek moderates a panel discussion on the issue of menthol cigarettes and their impact on the health of the Black community at the NNPA's annual convention in Houston on June 24.

Panel Discusses Implications of Menthol Ban

Since Chicago became the first U.S. city to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products, including those containing menthol, The ...