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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kent Brantly always wanted to be a medical missionary, and he took the work seriously, spending months treating a steady… View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:45 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) — A program designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:48:28 +0000
Rosan Miller, 27, a 7-month pregnant woman from Brooklyn, was allegedly placed in a chokehold by an NYPD officer over a dispute about her grilling… View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 02:26:15 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the… View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:58:47 +0000
Why is Vernon Charles Allen Merriweather suing talk show maven Oprah Winfrey and Starbucks for discrimination and harassment to the tune of $15 million? View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:22:43 +0000
On Monday, 500 participants of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders joined Pres. Barack Obama for a town hall meeting. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:00:11 +0000
What is hepatitis C? View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:01:49 +0000
Roland Martin talked with Chadwick Boseman, star of the James Brown biopic, “Get On Up. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:30:31 +0000
It's a safe bet that there’s no swear jar in Samuel L. Jackson’s household. If there were -– even after appearing in over 150 movies and television shows since 1978 -- the iconic actor would probably be broke. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:42:30 +0000
By: Tia Ghose, Live Science Staff Writer Published: 07/28/2014 04:01 PM EDT on LiveScience When it comes to smarts, women are catching up to men in some areas and outpacing them in others, new research has found. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:32:07 +0000
It looks like Kendall and Kylie Jenner have a new friend -- and his name is Chris Brown. The Jenner girls hung out with Brown and rapper Trey Songz on Saturday, July 26, at a house party, according to Us Weekly. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:23:01 +0000
Wearing see-through anything can be tricky business, but Chrissy Teigen has totally mastered the sheer look. The 28-year-old model hit the red carpet in a sheer black lace top at a DuJour Magazine and NYY Steak event in New York City July 28. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:33:13 +0000
Mick Jagger has been a James Brown fan for actual decades. The Rolling Stones lead singer, who turned 71 on Sunday, has admitted he copied many of Brown's dance moves on stage. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:16:48 +0000
I thought the telephone interview was going so well: The woman was mature, had taken care of kids of different ages, and even (bonus points!) had experience with twins. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:08:05 +0000
'The Daily Show' is taking on the issue of police brutality, highlighted by the Eric Garner case. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:01:41 +0000
Lauryn Hill Snaps On Fan Who Criticizes Her For Being Late Veteran female rapper Lauryn Hill has garnered much praise throughout her career for her undeniable talent, but she’s been getting just as much backlash in recent years for her View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:51:42 +0000
5’11” Young Hollywood Jumps OVER Bow Wow standing on top of a chair at the Jordan Brand Dunk Contest for the Jordan XX9! View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:29 +0000
“It’s not positive images of Black people that we need, but complex ones.” – Teyonah Parris The tense debate about the representation of Black women in entertainment is not new. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:18:24 +0000
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:00:18 +0000
What a perv! The man arrested after a spy camera was found recording restrooms in the Chattanooga area, says he’s not a pervert. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:57:56 +0000
Must be nice! This young man is the son of a famous Atlanta rapper and he just celebrated his 18th birthday with his dad and his hip-hop homies… Any guesses on who his rapping dad might be? View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:52:03 +0000
President Barack Obama is already thinking about his daughter Malia's departure for college, two years early.His nervousness came out during a commencement address at a high school in Worchester, Massachusetts in June. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:55:47 +0000
Nicole Richie appeared on Oprah: Where Are They Now? this past Sunday to talk about her marriage and family life. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:55:10 +0000
Here's what we're chatting about over our hot cups of joe:Tia and Tamera Mowry are working on a new series of young adult books. View
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:30:30 +0000
It’s 6 in the morning, the final moments of the day when my overly animated neighborhood is still steeped in silence and my block is uncharacteristically serene. In the streets. On the sidewalks. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:19:28 +0000
While most reporters cut tape following the Hurricane Katrina devastation in 2005, others, like Soledad O’Brien and Kim Bondy, recognized that the story wasn’t over. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:32:24 +0000
Last week the brutal video, taken by a bystander, of Eric Garner's death went viral. The video shows Garner, 43, being tackled by New York City Police officers and put into a chokehold as he cries for help. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:23:13 +0000
The Ebola virus has reemerged in most of West Africa, killing hundreds. According to TIME, the deadly virus may be spreading into Lagos, Nigeria, after a man collapsed in the airport with signs of being infected. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:45:08 +0000
Elevator cameras have proven the new way to get celebrities caught in the act. This time, it was Baltimore Ravens' player Ray Rice who was caught on tape dragging his then-fiancee Janay Palmer's unconcious body out of the elevator after a physical altercation. View
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:15:25 +0000