New York

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: The Root

 2022-11-15 21:11 

The Root

Balenciaga Becomes First Major Fashion Brand To Leave Twitter Following Elon Musk Takeover...

Considering how bad Musk is fumbling the platform, is anyone really surprised?...

 2022-11-15 21:08 

The Root

The Unexpected Way GOP Fundraisers Are Pimping Herschel Walker's Senate Campaign...

This time it's about money, not abortion or control of the U.S. Senate...

 2022-11-15 20:40 

The Root

The Amazon Black Friday Deals On Outerwear You Need, Like Now...

Don't get caught out in the cold. Now is a great time to get a great deal on brand named coats for men, women and kids....

 2022-11-15 20:27 

The Root

Child Care Disruptions Are Crushing Parents Black Families Could Feel it The Most...

More Than 100,000 Americans Missed Work Because of Child Care Issues. And, Black parents Will Likely Pay the Highest Price....

 2022-11-15 20:15 

The Root

Sen. Warnock's Campaign Sues To Undo Georgia's Absurd Saturday Voting Ban Ahead of Runoff...

A 2016 Georgia voting law restricts early Saturday voting before an election, if a state holiday is held on Thursday and Friday....

 2022-11-15 20:03 

The Root

Beyonce, Lizzo, Kendrick Lamar Lead Grammy Nominations...

The Renaissance singer is now tied with Jay-Z as the most nominated artist in Grammy history....

 2022-11-15 19:18 

The Root

Bill Maher Just Described Being Straight and White In America As A Disadvantage...

The so-called comedian's statement that the Democratic party is 'defined by identity politics' is wildly inaccurate....

 2022-11-15 18:30 

The Root

Georgia Sheriff to Investigate Brutal Beating of Jail Detainee...

A total of five sheriff's deputies attacked the one inmate....

 2022-11-15 18:30 

The Root

The Legendary Pam Grier Plays That's So Random...

Pam Grier talked to us about...

 2022-11-15 18:15 

The Root

HBCU Bomb Threats May Have Come From One Single Person...

The FBI has identified a juvenile who allegedly has been the source of racially motivated bomb threats to HBCUs across the country....

 2022-11-15 17:13 

The Root

Odell Beckham Jr. Is Taking Nike To Court...

The Super Bowl champion wideout says the sneaker company is holding out on almost $20 million it owes him....

 2022-11-15 16:50 

The Root

15 Restaurants in 15 Cities to Visit This Black Thanksgiving...

Not in the mood to cook this Thanksgiving? No worries because we got you covered. Check out these restaurants near you....

 2022-11-15 16:36 

The Root

Whoopi Goldberg Tests Positive for COVID-19 Again...

The longtime co-host, who's contracted COVID-19 for the second time this year, won't return to The View until she recovers....

 2022-11-15 16:14 

The Root

Megan Thee Stallion Granted Restraining Order Against Record Label...

The Grammy-winner is nominated for Favorite Female Hip-Hop Artist at the 2022 American Music Awards, which takes place Sunday, Nov. 20....

 2022-11-15 15:54 

The Root

21 Savage Should've Just Kept Quiet About Nas...

The Atlanta rapper claimed that the legendary rapper isn't relevant but still has a loyal fanbase....

 2022-11-15 15:42 

The Root

Rihanna Wants Beyonc In Her Next Savage X Fenty Show, So Who Do We Need to Call to Make This Happen?...

No, seriously. Somebody get Blue Ivy on the phone so she can approve this!...

 2022-11-15 15:40 

The Root

'Ethnocentric' Texas Teacher Who said White People are Superior in Hot water [Update]...

He was put on leave after openly admitting to his middle schoolers that he's racist....

 2022-11-15 14:20 

The Root

Armani Caesar, the First Lady of Griselda Records, Is Coming Into Her Own...

The Buffalo rapper discusses her latest album, The Liz 2, and gaining recognition after years of hard work....

 2022-11-15 14:18 

The Root

SPOILER ALERT! The Root Staff Discusses 2 Of Wakanda Forever's Big Surprises...

Marvel's Black Panther: Wakanda Forever was full of twists and surprises. We sat down to talk about the two moments our jaws dropped....

 2022-11-14 22:31 

The Root

Black Women Are Having an Amazing Year in Film. But Will They Get Their Flowers?...

Nope, Black Panther, The Woman King and Till are just a few examples of how Black women have killed it this year in film. It's beyond time they get their dues....

 2022-11-14 22:20 

The Root

Ironheart: Where Does Riri Williams Go After Black Panther: Wakanda Forever?...

Riri Williams will star in her own Disney+ series, set to premiere in late 2023....

 2022-11-14 22:15 

The Root

Well I'll Be Damned: Federal Prosectors Won't Press Charges Against Rudy Giuliani After FBI Raid...
 2022-11-14 21:50 

The Root

Legendary Singer Roberta Flack is No Longer Able to Sing...

It was announced that the Grammy-winning singer and pianist has ALS and can no longer sing....

 2022-11-14 21:45 

The Root

Slutty Vegan CEO is Making Vegan Sexy With New Cookbook...

"I wanted people to know that this is dope and something they want to be a part of. We're just having a good time eating,...

 2022-11-14 21:30 

The Root

Attorneys Say Cop's Story Conflicts with a Witness' Recording In a Louisiana Police Shooting...

The two videos suggest the man didn't pose a threat at the moment of the shooting....

 2022-11-14 21:25 

The Root

This Former FedEx Worker Just Won a $365 Million Discrimination Lawsuit...

Here's hoping America doesn't give her too many reminders of why the jury sided with her in the first place....

 2022-11-14 20:55 

The Root

Her Son Was Killed By Police During A Mental Health Crisis, So She Decided to Forge Another Path...

Black families need somewhere other than police to turn-to when a loved one is in crisis, so this Black mother fought to create one....

 2022-11-14 20:40 

The Root

Mike Pence Just Threw Trump Under The Bus, Saying He "Endangered Me And My Family..."...

The former vice president was candid in his first network tv interview since the insurrection....

 2022-11-14 20:22 

The Root

University Of Virginia Shooting Leaves 3 Football Players Dead, Suspect Arrested [UPDATED]...

According to police the suspect, Christopher Darnell Jones, was arrested and charged with murder....

 2022-11-14 19:56 

The Root

Lil Baby Continues To Put On for His City...

The superstar rapper was honored with his own day in his hometown of Atlanta....

 2022-11-14 19:46 

The Root

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Rakes In $180M Domestically, $330M Globally During Opening Weekend...

The highly anticipated sequel film is in theaters now....

 2022-11-14 19:29 

The Root

NJ Karen Calls Cops on 9-year-old Black Girl who was Trying to Save the Environment...

The woman gave a threatening description of the young girl to the police....

 2022-11-14 18:45 

The Root

Y'all Notice How SNL Is Leveraging the Power of Black Talent?...

Nope star Keke Palmer and Grammy-winner SZA are scheduled to appear on Dec. 3....

 2022-11-14 17:21 

The Root

MMA World Reacts To Death of Anthony "Rumble" Johnson At Age 38....

Known for his punching power, Johnson battled Daniel Cormier in two fights...

 2022-11-14 16:50 

The Root

Despite Other Public Splits, Here Are 18 Black Celeb Couples Still Standing Strong [Update]...

While some Hollywood couples are falling apart, these Black couples are thriving....

 2022-11-14 16:45 

The Root

Emmy, Grammy, & Tony Award-Winner, Billy Porter, Plays That's So Random...

Billy Porter joins us in our studio to talk about his memoir...

 2022-11-14 16:10 

The Root

Dave Chappelle Tackles Kanye West, Kyrie Irving and More on Saturday Night Live, Draws Disdain From Anti-Defamation League...

The comedian was joined by musical guest Black Star during his controversial appearance....

 2022-11-14 15:43 

The Root

Morehouse to be the First College to Offer Classes in the Metaverse...

"The future looks a lot like young people being able to come together from countries all over the world in one singular space," says school's program manager...

 2022-11-14 15:38 

The Root

Selling Tampa Star Claims Race Played a Role in Show's Cancellation...

The Netflix reality series followed a Black women-led real estate company on the Florida coast....

 2022-11-14 15:12 

The Root

White Texas Teacher Put on Leave after Saying His Race is Superior...

He also openly admitted to the middle schoolers that he's racist....

 2022-11-14 14:56 

The Root

While Nas Was Out Celebrating, His Los Angeles Home Was Burglarized...

The legendary rapper's Los Angeles mansion was robbed and the suspects took a number of unknown items....

 2022-11-13 20:45 

The Root

That's It?! Atlanta Director Discusses The Series Finale That Was Never Intended to Be and Yet...Felt Entirely On Brand...

If you were left wondering why the finale felt so...un-finale like, it was all by design according to Murai....

 2022-11-13 17:00 

The Root

The Roots Crew Honors Army Vets With Personalized Songs on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon...

This was a freestyle session worthy of a standing ovation....

 2022-11-13 16:30 

The Root

Despite Other Public Splits, Here Are 15 Black Celeb Couples Still Standing Strong...

While some Hollywood couples are falling apart, these Black couples are thriving....

 2022-11-13 16:15 

The Root

There May Never Be Redemption for Disgraced Actor Nate Parker...

Six years after the actor fell off Hollywood's radar--and almost completely out of our consciousness--what will be next for the former star?...

 2022-11-13 16:12 

The Root

Gangs of London Is Our Black TV Pick This Week...

Season 2 of the hard-hitting British crime drama is What's Black on TV....

 2022-11-13 15:00 

The Root

Drunken UK Student Kicked out of School and Banned from Campus [Update]...

Sophia Rosing's attorney said she was...

 2022-11-13 12:00 

The Root

Superhoe and Mood's Nicle Lecky Plays That's So Random...

The star of BBC America's new drama talks about adapting her one woman play for TV, sex work, politics, and more....

 2022-11-12 22:15 

The Root

Elizabeth Holmes Asking Trial Judge To Be Lenient Is Peak White Woman Behavior...

In a document filed Thursday, lawyers for the Theranos scammer requested that Holmes receive no jail time....

 2022-11-12 22:07 

The Root

Is Kanye West Alluding to a Connection to The Illuminati In His Latest Rant?...

What is the meaning behind, "They wanna monetize and traumatize."--Kanye West...

  • Need an account?  
    or