NY governor to request $30 billion in federal aid

Gov. Andrew Cuomo plans to request federal disaster aid to rebuild after Superstorm Sandy.

Sandy’s wrath stirs painful Katrina memories

The chaos wrought by Superstorm Sandy delivered deja vu for survivors of Hurricane Katrina.

Saints end Falcons unbeaten run with 31-27 win

The Falcons were they could not get to take a lead inside the final 2 minutes of a 31-27 loss ...

JETmag.com is Giving Away David Talbert DVDs!

We're giving away DVDs courtesy of this acclaimed African-American writer and director!

Obama, GOP Leaders Lay Down Markers on Budget Deal

The President is preparing for an upcoming showdown with congressional Republicans over finances.

Pot votes in 2 states challenge US drug war

Colorado and Washington allowed pot for recreational use, which will likely face resistance from federal drug warriors.

Memorial service set for Ohio’s 1st black justice

The first black justice on the Ohio Supreme Court will be remembered at Ohio State University.

Election Results Fuel Ole Miss Anti-Obama Protests

After Obama’s win was announced, students at the University of Mississippi began protesting.

Good news for coast: Nor’easter to weaken

Experts say a new storm that threatened cleanup efforts will be weaker than expected.

Video: Given 2nd term, Obama faces new urgent task

The president must work with Congress to tackle a crisis which could lead into recession.

Sugar Bowl in New Orleans to host Big 12-SEC game

The Superdome will be the site of the bowl matching the Southeastern Conference and Big 12.

Rep. Jackson Jr. re-elected while on medical leave

The Congressman says he's humbled and moved by the support voters have shown through his sickness.

N.J. extends email voting to Friday for displaced

New Jersey officials decided to give some voters extra time to cast election ballots due to Sandy.

Meningitis outbreak reaches 419 illnesses, 30 deaths

The outbreak, caused by fungal steroid shots, continues to grow.

Writer, Director David E. Talbert Talks ‘Baggage Claim’

The established playwright talks to JET about his new film, his career and how it all got started.

Obama turns re-election prospects over to voters

President Barack Obama is extending congratulations to rival Mitt Romney "on a spirited campaign."

Poll challenges, phony instructions could hurt vote

Reports of robocalls incorrectly telling voters they can cast ballots over the phone threaten to hurt Election Day.

‘Lost Voices’ records African-American history

The Kentucky Oral History Commission awarded a grant to Shirl Marks, who is working to ensure African-American history is recorded.

Carmelo Anthony leads Knicks in win over 76ers

Anthony scored 21 points, JR Smith had 17 to help secure a 110-88 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.

Exclusive: Dwyane Wade Writes About Obama’s importance

While stumping with Gabrielle Union for Barack Obama, Dwyane Wade wrote and exclusive essay for JET about the President Obama's ...

Candidates pursue last votes in close race

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney exhaust all options in pursuit of every possible vote before Election Day.