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In what many are calling a shocker, Venus and Serena Williams – already three-time Olympic doubles gold medalists – experienced their first Olympic loss together on Sunday to Czech Republic pair Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova, NBC Olympics reports. But the 6-3 6-4 loss – following the sisters’ gold wins as a pair in the 2000 […]

For the first time since 2009, the five-time champion has advanced to the Wimbledon semifinals, beating Kazakhstan's Yaroslava Shvedova. At 36 years old, she is the oldest Grand Slam semifinalist in the past 22 years.

As if President Obama and his wife Michelle Obama aren't already too cool.

It’s time to bid farewell to 2015 and while it may have been tumultuous, one thing is for sure: this was an EPIC year for Black women.

Serena Williams subliminally shaded the American Pharoah horse in her acceptance speech for the Sportsperson of the year award.

Ava DuVernay is about to break the internet with her stunning cover of Elle Magazine. The publication recognized her as one of the “most important directors of her generation.” Inside the publication, the Golden Globe nominee talks about her upcoming documentary, Venus vs. Venus which chronicles the rise of fellow Compton native, Venus Williams. Beyond […]

Venus Williams defeats Roberta Vinci who stopped Serena's calendar Grand Slam hopes in the U.S. Open semi-final, and goes on to win the Wuhan Open.

So far, September has proven to be one of the better months in 2015. Despite having to say goodbye to the summer, we were able…