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CHICAGO (AP) — A professor whose research is helping a California police department improve its strained relationship with the black community and a lawyer who… View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:58:16 +0000
Apparently, Hip-Hop legend Grandmaster Flash is getting spammed on Facebook, and it’s by grandparents. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:44:08 +0000
Academy Award-nominated actress Viola Davis opened up recently to The New York Times about the “mammy-ish roles” she’s been asked to play in Hollywood. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:24:49 +0000
A recent study found that police officers across Los Angeles have averaged about one kill per week for the past 14 years. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:12:51 +0000
The late-soulful crooner Bobby Womack (pictured), who died in June at the age of 70 after battling a series of diseases such as pneumonia, Alzheimer’s, and… View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:44:31 +0000
New pictures of Daniele Watts (pictured in car) have been released of the actress straddling her husband in her car before her detainment last Thursday, according… View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:27:30 +0000
Paradise Funeral Chapel in Saginaw, Michigan has caused a stir that could wake the dead with their recently unveiled drive-thru visitation services. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:05:34 +0000
HOUSTON (AP) — An attorney for an ex-West Point cadet told jurors Tuesday that veteran R&B singer Patti LaBelle ordered her bodyguard to beat up… View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 05:29:12 +0000
Spotify has calculated the 40 universities that listen to the most music and analyzed the musical taste. Spotify, the digital music service, sorted through what type of artists college students were listening to, and which singers they can't stand. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:34:46 +0000
Two predictable things happened the instant Django Unchained star, actress Daniele Watts, an African-American, was detained by an LAPD officer in Studio City, California in response to a lewd public behavior call. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:59:45 +0000
As a former "Weekend Update" anchor, Colin Quinn is one of the few people who knows what's in store for new hire Michael Che. Of course, he has nothing but jokes for him. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:09:49 +0000
Across New York City, there is one name that's on the tip of everyone's lips.. Sandy. Nearly 2 years out from Hurricane Sandy, the most destructive and deadly storm to hit New York City, communities across the five boroughs are still recovering. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:02:47 +0000
Well, that was short-lived. Despite a brief, small rise in America's trust in the media in 2013, the US has returned to hating the press more than ever, a new Gallup poll found. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:10:17 +0000
I'm pretty sure I woke up my neighbors at 5am when I shouted "Hallelujah" after seeing photos from Ashish's Spring 2015 show. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:51:03 +0000
Major telecommunications firms (think Comcast, Verizon, AT&T and the like) want to be able to send you to an Internet slow lane if you don't have enough money pay for topflight service -- or if they simply don't like the information you're sending out. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:45:50 +0000
It’s about to be a girl fight! Lil Mo Threatens Chante Moore And Calls Her Evil Things get tense between unlikely artists on tonight’s all-new “R&B Divas: LA. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:51:47 +0000
Let’s speed this up, shall we? Darren Wilson Testifies In Front Of Grand Jury Remember when we told you that the grand jury in Missouri has up until JANUARY to charge Darren Wilson for the murder of Mike Brown??? View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:44:03 +0000
Shorty’s a rider… Chris Brown Holds Hands With Karrueche While Promoting His New Album In case you weren’t aware, Christopher Maurice Brown released his latest album X Tuesday. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:38:01 +0000
Basketball Wives Reality Star Brandi Maxiell Addresses Divorce Rumors Earlier this month, rumors began swirling that Basketball Wives L.A. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:37:35 +0000
A Female Prison Bae America Can Rally Behind Look at what we have here. Remember #FelonBae and how he took the world by storm? Well, he has a female counterpart. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:28:36 +0000
It was never a secret that Jay Z and Beyoncé were living large. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:56:56 +0000
Money comes and goes. This saying could not be truer in Hip-Hop. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:50:03 +0000
If you've ever heard one of Common's albums, then you've heard the soulful spoken-word of his father, Lonnie Lynn.Lynn died on Friday at age 71. In an interview on Monday, Common spoke a bit about his father, but didn't disclose any details on his passing. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:19:00 +0000
<ess_youtube<[YOUTUBE-ID:2yy7d3uf7qw#t=17]Partnering with Allstate, Kerry Washington has released a public service announcement on a form of domestic abuse that we rarely hear about in the news: Financial abuse. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:54:15 +0000
Not only has this weekend's 2014 Urbanworld Film Festival set the stage for filmmaker Ava DuVernay to have her first public conversation about her highly anticipated upcoming MLK film, SELMA, but now she will be joined by the film's lead actor, David Oyelowo. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:37:42 +0000
When we read an article online, we tend to skim. When we look through our Twitter timelines, we skim. Our eyes dart back and forth, while we scroll through the page. Sometimes we stop to read another headline or check a text message. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:13:34 +0000
Here's what we're talking about over our calming tea: Some of Whitney Houston's best performances will now be available for listening, all in one place. View
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:53:09 +0000
If there's anything to make you fall more in love with Lupita Nyong'o, it'll be this. When the 12 Years a Slave star stopped by Sesame Street, she did a great segment with Elmo, leaving viewers with an important message: Love the skin you're in. View
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:29:41 +0000
Want to hear Jennifer Hudson's new album JHUD early? Thanks to VH1, now you can. Fans will have access to the Grammy and Academy Award winner's self-titled album, with hits like "It's Your World" featuring R. View
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:02:33 +0000
Nicki Minaj is still basking in the afterglow of her Paris performance with Beyonce at the final stop of Bey and Jay Z's "On The Run Tour."The rapper talked about the significance of being invited by Mrs. View
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:52:49 +0000