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  PETA Goes After Michelle Obama on Easter Egg Roll   People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, more fondly known as PETA, is targeting… View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:38:20 +0000
Gladiators, the Season 3 finale of “Scandal” is here! View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:49:44 +0000
DENVER (AP) — A Wyoming college student who jumped to his death at a Denver hotel had eaten more of a marijuana cookie than was… View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:02:38 +0000
In the United States, black women are two to three times more likely to have fibroids than white women. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:44:29 +0000
Did you hear about the scandal going on with actor Columbus Short? View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:21:40 +0000
As a native Texan, I’d like to apologize on behalf of Beyoncé, Kelly, LeToya, LaTavia, and all of the other sensible Texans for the antics of Rep. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:15:12 +0000
Devon Franklin wear a lot of hats. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:04:11 +0000
Joseph Cassano (pictured right), the son of FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano (pictured) is trying to get back his EMS job, according to the New York… View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:35:17 +0000
One hundred years ago, an exhibition debuted in Oslo, Norway, consisting of 80 individuals of African descent put on display in a "human zoo. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:51:47 +0000
Future has released the video for "I Won," which features a guest appearance by Kanye West but no signs of Ciara (Future's fiancee) or Kim Kardashian (West's fiancee). View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:31:52 +0000
Despite what your grandma thinks of kids these days, piercing is nothing new. Bedazzling the ears dates back thousands of years. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:23:20 +0000
Working in the U.S. ain't what it used to be. While other countries are coming up with new ways to promote work-life balance, such as France's latest move to limit after-hours email, the U.S. seems to be falling behind. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:59:34 +0000
There's a tendency among my friends and others who see me in my element to refer to me as a "tranny," one of the words that have recently been banished from the gay lexicon (the others being "she-male," "he-she," and "ladyboy"). View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:36:28 +0000
With five-time Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald (Porgy & Bess) currently captivating audiences on Broadway in her portrayal of legendary singer Billie Holliday in ‘Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill,’ in time, audiences will hopefully get a chance to see the View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:07:22 +0000
Students Expelled For Waving Confederate Flag And Posing In Blackface Four white Long Island high school students have been rightfully expelled for the school year after two of them they showed up on school grounds waving a confederate flag while View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:55:10 +0000
Him? A model?? Old School Pics From Don Lemon’s Modeling Career Nothing about Don Lemon is cool. This fact has been well-documented for several years now. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:42:46 +0000
How does one get involved in all of these CRAZY shenanigans on a innocent ride to school?!?!?! Only in muhfuggin Florida. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:36:48 +0000
Craziest Reactions To Scandal Finale The big season three finale of Scandal was last night and it was full of insanity. Characters died. Characters fell in love. Characters ran off together. Secrets were revealed. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:05:06 +0000
See how all the ladies get glam before the big event. Turn the page to see how the fade started between Porsha Stewart and Kenya Moore. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:04:42 +0000
NBA Baller Gets Back With R&B Ex Can you guess the couple that broke up and just got back together? He’s an NBA player about to enter the playoffs with a team that has a legitimate shot at the title. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:01:43 +0000
Mimi and Nikko’s tape has been the talk of the week. View
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:56:23 +0000
Our Netflix addiction, Orange is the New Black, is back for season two and from the looks of, it things are seriously over the top. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:50:50 +0000
At last year's Essence Festival, mothers and grandmothers filed into the Convention Center, holding portraits of children they'd lost tightly to their chests. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:25:24 +0000
Gladiators around the globe have watched with bemusement as Kerry Washington's pregnancy was concealed on Scandal with everything from lamps to shopping bags. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:35:16 +0000
Model Jourdan Dunn has just been named spokesmodel for Maybelline New York, joining Christy Turlington and Emily DiDonato.“It is an honor to be a spokesperson for such an iconic brand,” said Dunn. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:23:49 +0000
Drama continues to roll in from the Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion, and it hasn't even aired yet. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:15:23 +0000
Scandal star Columbus Short's wife Tuere Tanee McCall filed for divorce Wednesday, citing irreconcilable differences.Tanee asked the court to award her both physical and legal custody of their 2-year-old-daughter Ayala, reports E! View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:45:55 +0000
A new map of New York City created from 2012 Census data shows that despite the city's diversity, it's one of the most segregated in the United States. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:59:57 +0000
See what we're chatting about over chai tea:Swizz Beatz has been accepted into the Harvard Business School's Owner/President Management Program. "This might be one of the happiest days of my life. From the BX to Harvard," Swizz wrote on Instagram. View
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:25:27 +0000