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Philadelphia soul singer Billy Paul died at the age of 81 Sunday morning, according to his manager. Manager Beverly Gay told NBC10 that Paul, born Paul Williams, was recently diagnosed with cancer and was hospitalized last week at Temple University Hospital. He died Sunday at his home in Blackwood, New Jersey, according to Gay. Philly.com […]

Philadelphia soul singer Billy Paul died at the age of 81 Sunday morning, according to his manager. Manager Beverly Gay told NBC10 that Paul, born Paul Williams, was recently diagnosed with cancer and was hospitalized last week at Temple University Hospital. He died Sunday at his home in Blackwood, New Jersey, according to Gay. Philly.com […]

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Author Allyson Hobbs joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to discuss her new book, “A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life.”…

    Stage and screen legend Ruby Dee, who personified grace, grit and progress at a time when African-American women were given little space in…

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  CLEVELAND – There were no balls hit, pitched, shot, thrown, kicked or caught but all three Cleveland sports teams scored a victory Tuesday night…

  A veteran Houston educator and mother of a prominent local pastor died Sunday at age 83 after a long illness. Jean Hines Caldwell was a…

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Is Art Modell a Hall of Famer?  You won’t find many Clevelanders boosting his case. “Who’s that? I have no idea who he…

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(WOIO) - Additional preliminary Local Report Card data for district, traditional school, community school and STEM schools were released Wednesday by the Ohio Department of…

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CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Browns plan to hold a tribute to former owner Art Modell at Sunday’s game, the team said Friday. Modell died Thursday…

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CHARLOTTE – Former Browns owner Art Modell is remembered at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte. Delegates got word of Modell’s passing during Thursday morning’s Ohio…

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CLEVELAND - It’s a tale of two cities. One is mourning the loss of a man who brought the beloved game of football back to…

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CLEVELAND – Former Browns head coach Sam Rutigliano has forgiven Art Modell and he hopes and prays Browns fans can find it in their hearts…