2 Chainz managed to break his leg nearly two weeks ago and underwent surgery without the blogs finding out…but fans at his first tour stop in Arizona on Wednesday (Aug. 9) were let in on the secret when he took the stage in in a wheelchair.
The rapper kicked off …read more
A man made a post on Instagram expressing his love for his wife’s “curvy body“. What was supposed to be a happy and appreciative post turned into harsh backlash from the Instagram community.
Robbie Tripp is an author and public speaker who regularly post pictures of him and his wife.
According …read more
The popular Bad Girl of Comedy, LUENELL, will receive the Moms Mabley Legacy Honor at the 1st Annual LOL Comedy Honors on Thursday, August 24th in Brooklyn, NY. (Event’s website is http://www.lolcomedyhonors.com)
And she’s in great, funny company – check out the compilation poster below of …read more
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A woman with 19 years of experience at the Oakland, California, police department was chosen Monday to serve as Portland, Oregon’s next police chief.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A man charged with killing a sheriff’s deputy and wounding another while escaping from an Iowa jail will plead guilty, prosecutors said Wednesday.
The Pottawattamie County Attorney’s Office said an attorney for Wesley Correa-Carmenaty, 24, informed officials of the change. No plea bargain was made …read more
The cosmetics company is expanding with an all new lip gloss line, catered to all you fabulous women in this world, called Celebrate You.
The company teamed with the former 3LW …read more
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Franklin roared ashore on Mexico’s central Gulf coast early Thursday, threatening to pound a mountainous region prone to flash floods and mudslides with rains and heavy winds before weakening to a tropical storm.
Franklin strengthened into the first hurricane of the Atlantic season on Wednesday …read more
Martin Murphy, who traveled from Boston to Los Angeles under the belief that they are married, will have to stay 100 yards away from the singer, according to …read more
Oakland, CA — In an era where Black women are the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurs, yet the least likely to be funded by venture capital firms, Faiza Farah (Founder/CEO, Third Space Media) has turned to Kickstarter. Third Space Media – A Video Streaming Platform for Us By …read more
Black TV is having a moment and it’s a good one. Three shows featuring prominent Black casts were renewed this week, joining shows like Queen Sugar and Greenleaf, that have already made their announcements. HBO renewed both Insecure and Ballers starring Issa Rae, Yvonne Orji and Jay Ellis, and …read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — It may be time to stock up on Forever stamps.
Regulators appear likely to accept the financially beleaguered Postal Service’s request for more freedom to raise the price of mailing letters. It would be the biggest change in the Postal Service’s pricing system in nearly a half-century, allowing …read more
New research from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce in collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co. shows that there are 30 million workers across the country who earn good money—a median salary of $55,000—without having earned a college degree.
The only problem? The non-baccalaureate option is not widely …read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his top national security aides delivered contrasting messages of alarm and reassurance over North Korea’s expanding nuclear capabilities, with the commander-in-chief touting America’s atomic supremacy a day after threatening “fire and fury” for the communist country.
As international alarm escalated over the still-remote …read more
Healthy relationships require realistic evaluation. Whether you’re evaluating a relationship with a lover, a family member, a friendship or a professional connection, this book will increase your awareness of red flags. It will challenge you to face the flags you have chosen to ignore.
In these pages are sixty scenarios culled …read more
UMC – Urban Movie Channel has announced a new collaboration with “Insecure” star Jay Ellis on the premiere of his latest project, “Hard Medicine.”
Produced by Ellis alongside partner Paula Bryant-Ellis, the series is a workplace comedy created by Melissa Eno Effa in the vein of “Scrubs” and “The Office.” …read more
The birth of a baby can bring on a multitude of emotions from joy and excitement to anxiety and fear. One that you might not expect is depression. To head things off at the pass, a growing number of mothers in the United States, in efforts to prevent postpartum depression, …read more
While in Kenya, the singer and “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star showed off her knack for photography when she turned her attention to the locale.
Burruss has been sharing photos she snapped of …read more
Cops were dispatched to Blac Chyna‘s Los Angeles home Tuesday morning after she reportedly got into a heated exchange with neighbors over loud construction.
According to TMZ, the 29-year-old grew furious when a worker began construction on a roof at around 9 a.m. The noise reportedly woke her 8-month-old daughter …read more
Super Heroic, a company that creates children’s play and sports clothing as well as other products, and was launched by a former designer for Brand Jordan shoes, just raised $7 million in funding.
Jayson Mayden is a co-founder of Super Heroic. Growing up on the South Side of Chicago, …read more
The pair got Jiggy Wit It, as expected, but Corden summoned a marching band for assistance. The musicians came …read more
“Today, I found out my wife is 12 weeks pregnant,” he told Kimmel in a selfie video filmed outside the studio. “I’m having …read more
Last week, just about the time that The New York Times broke the news that the U.S. Department of Justice is preparing to investigate race-based admissions at colleges and universities, I finished the book King Leopold’s Ghost. It tells the ghastly true story of how Belgium’s king raped and exploited …read more
Three years ago today, Michael Brown was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri.
Over night, many gathered at the spot where he was killed to honor and remember his life.
After three years, a lot have asked the question how is Ferguson now? Have they moved …read more
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with President Donald Trump threatening Pyongyang “with fire and fury like the world has never seen” and the North’s military claiming Wednesday it was examining its plans for attacking Guam.
The comments follow reports that North Korea …read more
Empire will begin its fourth season this fall with less guest stars, a refocus on the Lyon family and an homage to Prince, producers revealed Tuesday at TCA.
With Lucious (Terrence Howard) caught in an explosion set up by his own family in the Season 3 finale, and having lost …read more
Longtime finance veteran John Rhea acknowledges that Siebert Cisneros Shank & Co. L.L.C. hired him because the investment banking firm is very focused on growth.
Named just last month as the firm’s new president of corporate finance and capital markets, Rhea is confident one of the …read more