Hurricane Katrina

The city of New Orleans announced a $13.3 million settlement stemming from several police brutality cases in the weeks before and after Hurricane Katrina.

Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein explains why African-Americans should vote for her in the 2016 presidential election.

When it premiered back in February it was clear from the start that American Crime Story was going to be an unforgettable series that had everyone engulfed for months. That’s exactly what happened when season one centered on the infamous and historical O.J. Simpson trial, but it wasn’t just a mere hit series, it became […]

Referencing both New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina and ongoing police violence in America, the video also shows police officers surrendering to a Black child in a hood, while the words "Stop Killing Us" appears in graffiti in another scene.

Alabama DMV Closings Limiting Access To Photo ID, Affects Ballot Via Voter ID Laws Alabama state officials’ decision to close 31 driver’s license offices in what is known as the “Black Belt” has raised the eyebrows of many, with some calling it an attempt to suppress the African-American vote through limiting access to state IDs and […]

In this special edition of the NewsOne Top 5 we take a look at the top news stories during a summer that gave us plenty to talk about and reflect on. Read more about them, below.

Al Roker's Weather Channel show was canceled after he and company president got into a dispute over email about Hurricane Katrina coverage

Rapper Dee-1 shares his reflections on the events and aftermath of Hurricane Katrina on his hometown city, New Orleans.  I only started rapping because of…

Where is New Orleans 10 years later, take a look at this infographic to see how Hurricane Katrina affected the beloved city.

A microscope has returned to New Orleans – the city forever changed ten years ago by the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. The category five hurricane began…

NewsOne’s Top 5 takes a quick look at the trending stories you’re talking about: Where Is New Orleans 10 Years Later? An Infographic Of Hurricane Katrina…

The New Orleans School Board’s firing of 7500 employees in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina lacked decency, leadership and integrity. SEE ALSO: CBC Message To America: Some…