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Rapper J. Cole (pictured) is proving that humanitarianism can start at any age! View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 05:08:41 +0000
A business controlled by rapper Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter (pictured right) made a $56 million offer to buy the Scandinavian music streaming company Aspiro, a move that… View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:17:31 +0000
A New York City nonprofit legal group is under fire for taking part in the controversial “Hands Up” rap video. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:01:43 +0000
Roland Martin and the “NewsOne Now” Straight Talk panel looked at three instances of police misconduct involving African Americans. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:34:04 +0000
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch isn’t the only member of his team making headlines these days. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:03:36 +0000
Ben & Jerry’s founders incited anger for publicly coming out in support of the #BlackLivesMatter movement. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:17:01 +0000
Kyle Norman (pictured), a member of the famed ’90s R&B group Jagged Edge, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault for allegedly beating up his fiancée… View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:02:37 +0000
On Wednesday, the Washington Post asked Senator John McCain (R-AZ) how would his former running mate, Sarah Palin (pictured), do if she decides to run… View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:33:35 +0000
Editor's note: For those who are wondering about the retro title of this black-history series, please take a moment to learn about historian Joel A. View
Mon, 05 Aug 2013 04:50:00 +0000
Rashanda McCants and Devon Ramsay, two former student-athletes from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, filed a lawsuit last Thursday against their alma mater and the NCAA because they contend that they were veered away from “academically sound cla View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:47:00 +0000
George Zimmerman’s ex-girlfriend, 28-year-old Brittany Brunelle, is backpedaling from her accusation that her former beau threw a wine bottle at her, the Associated Press reports. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:26:00 +0000
After a two-month hiatus, Scandal has finally returned, and as far as the plot is concerned, we don't know much more than we knew at the end of the winter finale: Olivia Pope was kidnapped to compel Fitz Grant to declare war against West Angola. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:21:44 +0000
The evolution of one Richard Sherman is an incredible phenomenon in the annals of sports and society alike. You see, Mr. Sherman is the quintessential African-American male, not the notion of the maladjusted version that is represented in all forms of media. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:18:23 +0000
The San Francisco Public Defender's Office is outraged after Jami Tillotson, a deputy public defender at the office, was arrested Tuesday outside a courtroom for asking a plainclothes officer not to interview her client or take his photograph. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:28:00 +0000
Already in 2015, two transgender black women have been killed: On Jan. 17 Lamia Beard, 30, of Norfolk, Va., died of a gunshot wound; and in Texas, 24-year-old Ty Underwood was fatally shot on Monday. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 15:09:00 +0000
A 65-year-old white Missouri man was arrested and charged with a hate crime after he reportedly used racial slurs toward a black waitress whom he also allegedly told, "I have a place I would like to take you where I hung your grandpa. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:53:00 +0000
CLEVELAND (AP) — An amended wrongful death lawsuit over a Cleveland policeman's fatal shooting of a 12-year-old boy includes claims related to his parents and sister and references to other use-of-force cases. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:11:59 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City agreed Friday to pay $3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police officer in 2012. The deal settled a federal lawsuit brought by the family of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:47:29 +0000
Billionaire Bill Gates is confident malaria will be eradicated in his lifetime. And reputable aid organizations continue to pat themselves on the backs for scaling up their efforts to provide life-saving nets to prevent the disease’s spread. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:36:33 +0000
Back in October, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West met President Barack Obama. Now we have photographic proof such an event took place. The president even signed the photo, which means they are pretty much besties. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:59:15 +0000
On Jan. 30, 2010, the University of Kentucky basketball team and its young star Demarcus Cousins played Vanderbilt. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:35:14 +0000
Following his first Golden Globe win, for the track "Glory" from the film "Selma," John Legend, along with his fellow songwriter Common, are favored to win their very first Oscar. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:19:38 +0000
It's been more than two years since they lost their son, and the parents of Jordan Davis say the only thing that keeps them moving is knowing their loss has contributed to the national conversation about the peril of young black men in America. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:19:11 +0000
Roseanne Barr: Bill Cosby Scandal Is Not A SurpriseBill’s accuser list keeps growing and growing, shocking (and angering) many in the public. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:54:43 +0000
Scott Disick Moves In With Khloe KardashianThe Kardashian clan is putting on a united, unbothered public front over the recent allegations that baby sis Kendall got it in with BabyDaddy Scott Disick. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:37:17 +0000
50 Cent Apologizes To Tatted Up Holly On Instagram Did 50 Cent actually apologize to someone for his social media shenanigans? View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:33:45 +0000
Elderly Florida Woman Accused Of Animal Cruelty Granny is about that life. Via MailOnline: A Florida woman is accused of killing two dogs that ate her beloved cat Poopy. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:31:56 +0000
Beyonce Goes Shopping In West Hollywood Beyonce looked stunning and slimmy trimmy while hitting up Alice + Olivia boutique in West Hollywood on Friday. View
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:06:52 +0000
Damon Dash Explains Missing Tooth Damon Dash turned heads at BET Honors last weekend. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:24:07 +0000
“The most disgusting photo shoot ever” Iggy Azalea Blasts Steve Madden Iggy Azalea recently went on a nasty rant against shoe designer Steve Madden over a photo shoot. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:02:52 +0000
Famed Surgeons Who Spilled The Beans About Celebrity Clients We’re not sure why so many high-profile celebs LIE about having work done (like it’s not obvious) but, they do (often), without ever thinking that their surgeon would (accidentally) put View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:31:25 +0000
For newlyweds, actress La’Myia Good and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Eric Bellinger, 2015 is already filled with so much promise. The couple surprised their fans by announcing their marriage, and pregnancy, on social media earlier this week. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:45:14 +0000
In an effort to decrease the number of sexual assault cases, Dartmouth College has banned all hard alcohol on campus, effective March 30. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:48:28 +0000
Kimberly Ballinger, the girlfriend of Akai Gurley, the unarmed Brooklyn man fatally shot by police in November, plans to file a $50 million lawsuit against the city, reports the New York Daily News. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:05:03 +0000
No one puts Viola Davis in the corner. The days of her blending into the background as a best friend or coworker on the big screen have been eclipsed by the 49-year-old’s game changing role as Annalise Keating on ABC’s hit drama How To Get Away with Murder. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:00:47 +0000
Former Death Row Records CEO Marion "Suge" Knight has been charged with murder. The hip-hop mogul is accused of killing one man and injuring another in a hit-and-run yesterday on the set of the upcoming NWA biopic, Straight Outta Compton. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:45:14 +0000
Call us crazy, but there’s no better way to enjoy being a woman better than switching up your hairstyle. It’s our prerogative! And, if you ask us, the ultimate head turner is when you add a pop of color to an already chic wig. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:22:48 +0000
Super Bowl Sunday is here. Defending champions, the Seattle Seahawks, and the New England Patriots will go head-to-head for national championship rings and bragging rights as the best team in the league. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:20:23 +0000
Happy Friday! We've got some surprises and rumors to go with your coffee this morning.Comedian Eddie Murphy will make a triumphant return to Saturday Night Live for the show's 40th anniversary special. View
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 16:05:16 +0000