A trailblazer, icon, and barrier breaker in the advertising industry, Tom Burrell has been inducted into the One Club Creative Hall of Fame.
Burrell was recognized by One Club for creativity. He is one among five inductees in the class of 2017, making him the first African American to gain the …read more
Lionel Richie has broken his silence on the relationship that has sprouted between his 19-year-old daughter Sofia and Kourtney Kardashian’s 34-year-old babydaddy of three, Scott Disick.
The former frontman for The Commodores said he is “in shock,” to put it mildly.
“I’m scared to death, are you kidding me? …read more
Kim told “Extra” all about what fans can expect from both shows, including her son Cash getting attacked by a dog and …read more
U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton cited U.S. Supreme Court precedent in formally dismissing the criminal case against the former six-term sheriff of metro Phoenix known for his harsh treatment of inmates and immigration enforcement crackdowns.
Some died with family, some with friends. Others were with “framily” — friends they considered family — when they were shot and killed.
All shared the terror caused by a gunman spraying bullets into a crowd of concertgoers from a high-rise hotel in Las Vegas, ending a day of dancing and …read more
We are back! Like just about everything else this year, the six-week gap between Queen Sugar episodes seemed to fly by. When we last heard from the Bordelons, Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) had told his sisters about his father’s new will and asked Darla (Bianca Lawson) to marry him, Dr. …read more
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republican congressman Tim Murphy of Pennsylvania announced Wednesday that he would not run for a ninth term, amid tawdry revelations of an extramarital affair in which the anti-abortion lawmaker urged his mistress to get an abortion when he thought she was pregnant.
Murphy said in a brief …read more
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Solemn in the face of tragedy, President Donald Trump visited hospital bedsides and a vital police base in stricken Las Vegas on Wednesday, offering prayers and condolences to the victims of Sunday night’s shooting massacre, along with the nation’s thanks to first responders and doctors …read more
You’ve heard of love and basketball…but art and basketball? That’s an unusual combination. But not if you’re Clark Atlanta University’s Men’s Basketball Coach Darrell Walker.
Walker, a former point guard with the New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls, and former head coach of the Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards, sells artwork …read more
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In a very revealing passage of her new book, We’re Going To Need More Wine, BET star Gabrielle Union unveiled her heartbreaking struggle in conceiving a baby with her NBA superstar husband Dwayne Wade.
Just as critical situations became stabilized in hurricane-ravaged parts of Texas and Florida—Hurricane Maria hit—decimating many of the island nations that form the Caribbean.
After major natural disasters, the first responses are to ensure that people are safe, fed, and have water and shelter. Meeting these needs can often prove a …read more
Idris Elba will take the lead in a comedy series he created for U.K. TV outlet Sky and that is loosely based on his own childhood.
Titled “In the Long Run,” the series is set in 1980s London and will follow the Easmon family, which has settled in England after …read more
Have you ever taken a look at someone’s résumé and felt as if you should give up and quit your job right now? Well, that’s how I felt looking at the sterling résumés of some of the college students—that’s right, college students—who will be competing in this year’s BE Smart …read more
Major TV networks have reportedly decided that an interview with O.J. Simpson following his nine-year prison stint is not in their best interest.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Simpson’s associates have been shopping his first post-prison interview for weeks, but news outlets are unwilling to risk alienating viewers.
“It is treacherous,” …read more
Oprah Winfrey appears on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” today October 4, 2017, at a time when the nation is still reeling from the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.
‘Can you make me go viral?’ is the No. 1 question that I am asked by clients and members of audiences when I speak on content creation and social media marketing. Most business owners, celebrities—shoot—even everyday folks, have something to sell or say; want to gain the attention of their …read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen, and Frances Fitzgerald are among this year’s finalists for the National Book Awards.
On Wednesday, the National Book Foundation announced short lists of five each in the categories of fiction, nonfiction, young people’s literature and poetry. Winners will be announced at a …read more
Payroll processor ADP says the hiring drop-off in September was concentrated in smaller businesses, particularly smaller retailers, many of which were …read more
Foxx told People magazine that he’s “a little in awe of Jay-Z.”
Tyrese‘s ex-wife, Norma Mitchell-Gibson, has made sure his life is very uncomfortable these days because he’s being investigated by the Los Angeles Department of Children and Family Services due to her claims and accusations of child abuse.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is finalizing a $29 billion disaster aid package that combines $16 billion to shore up the government-backed flood insurance program with almost $13 billion in new relief for hurricane victims, according to a senior administration official and top congressional aides.
The huge request is expected …read more
BOSTON (AP) — Yahoo has tripled down on what was already the largest data breach in history, saying it affected all 3 billion accounts on its service, not the 1 billion it revealed late last year.
The company announced Tuesday that it has sent emails providing notice to additional user accounts …read more
NEW YORK (AP) — Some New York City residents are petitioning to have a street in the Greenwich Village neighborhood named in honor of musician Jimi Hendrix.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A bill to clear away obstacles to a new era of self-driving cars is facing opposition from safety advocates who say it would give automakers free rein to put unsafe vehicles on the road.
A Senate panel is scheduled to take up the measure on Wednesday. It would …read more
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will reckon with the aftermath of a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas as he meets Wednesday with survivors and law enforcement officials in a time of grief.
Trump heads to the city days after a gunman on the 32nd floor of a Vegas …read more