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The Obamas have purchased a $11.25 million home in Martha's Vineyard. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 18:22:48 GMT
The deaths from senseless gun violence by police stemming from jewelry thieves carjacking a UPS truck actually have quite a lot in common with the trend of police shooting unarmed Black people. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 04:57:10 GMT
While at least three of the more than 30 officers in West Virginia were fired for Nazi salutes, chances are that won’t stop the continued infiltration of police departments by white supremacists, which is all but an American tradition. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 02:52:06 GMT
A tragedy once again seems to be mishandled by law enforcement. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 21:16:01 GMT
Despite the gaudy jobless numbers in November's jobs report, an apparent lack of so-called “good jobs” has resulted in a surge of hiring to fill low-wage positions, which negatively affects the Black unemployment rate. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 18:17:04 GMT
She says the assault happened after she experienced sexist and anti-Black remarks. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 16:35:29 GMT
Atatiana Jefferson was only 28 years old. View
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 23:37:42 GMT
Ayanna Pressley is advocating some serious change. View
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 16:06:01 GMT
The "Lucid Dreams" rapper died in a hospital after experiencing a seizure in Chicago's Midway airport, according to reports. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:32:40 GMT
Last week, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, said he "was slow to realize" that schools in his city still had a segregation problem. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 11:00:08 GMT
The senator from New Jersey said he was "taken aback" by the remarks from his presidential rival, the former New York mayor. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 00:03:30 GMT
The actor talks about the emotional toll of his role as Tyler Williams, a teen who wrestles with a career-ending injury. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 23:55:44 GMT
The comedian and actor discovered her Jewish roots after reconnecting with her father, an Eritrean Jew. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 21:57:41 GMT
Utah's Rep. Chris Stewart claims his bill will “bridge that gap” between preventing discrimination and allowing religion to inform individual decisions. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 17:25:55 GMT
The singer faces other federal charges, including accusations of sexually abusing women and girls. View
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:28:15 GMT
"I think artists have to speak their truth," the "Girl on Fire" singer said ahead of her hosting gig. View
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 23:07:02 GMT
Community Leaders Rally Behind Freeport Man Following Alleged Police Brutality Officials are now calling for an investigation into what many are saying is a case of police brutality, which happened at the hands of multiple Freeport Village police officers View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 18:13:29 GMT
Summer Walker Booed At New Jersey Nightclub Summer Walker’s “Over It” (again) and issuing a response. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 17:59:20 GMT
Exclusive Karan Kendrick Interview If you’ve been paying attention, you know there’s a Black actress renaissance (quietly) happening in Hollywood where talented beauties like Karan Kendrick are landing roles in Oscar-buzzy films like “Just Mercy View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 17:20:06 GMT
#LHHNY Season 10 Super Trailer VH1’s homecoming season of “Love & Hip Hop: New York” is on the way and bursting with drama. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:51:55 GMT
Woman Dies After Stumbling Onto Subway Tracks A woman in New York City drunkenly tumbled onto the subway tracks and ended up being fatally struck by a train in Brooklyn early Sunday morning, despite her friend’s valiant efforts to save View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:26:48 GMT
DaBaby Takes His Talents To Saturday Night Live DaBaby is out here doing big things, and this weekend, he hit a huge milestone as he performed on Saturday Night Live for the first time! View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 15:24:46 GMT
Juice Wrld Dead At 21 Jarad Anthony Higgins, better known as Chicago rapper Juice Wrld, has passed away. TMZ reports that the talented rapper suffered a seizure in Chicago’s Midway airport after deplaning a flight from L.A. Sunday morning. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 15:02:14 GMT
Kentucky Judge Accused Of Using Courtroom As A Swingers Club According to The Sun, a Family Court judge from Kentucky reportedly is in hot water for using her courthouse for group sex and allowing staff to get drunk on View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:00:11 GMT
The spotlight is on the Divine Nine in Missy Elliott’s latest release “DripDemeanor. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:56:58 GMT
Lupita Nyong’o isn’t interested in bringing her role as Adelaide Wilson, nor her doppleganger Red, back to life if Jordan Peele decided to create a sequel to his critically-acclaimed film, […] The post Lupita Nyong’o Says She Would Never Retur View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 15:38:49 GMT
A video of a Delaware delivery man celebrating after someone left him snacks, drinks and a lovely note is tagging at our heartstrings. View
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:30:31 GMT
Tamron Hall is pushing back after claiming an article in the Daily Mail falsely reported that she was angry at her staff over her talk show not yet getting renewed. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 18:27:15 GMT
The Kennesaw State University cheerleader who was disciplined after taking a knee during the national anthem two years ago just won a $145,000 settlement from the state of Georgia. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 16:32:02 GMT
This Sunday, the ‘In Her Shoes’ Holiday Bazaar is taking place in Brooklyn, New York where ticketholders can shop from brands spearheaded by black women. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:54:33 GMT
BET has greenlit Uptown, a new scripted series that will take a deep dive into the creation of Uptown Records. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 15:40:07 GMT
In a fast-paced digital age, news comes at ya fast. This gift guide is dedicated to the ones who inexplicably manage to keep up, for the loved ones who stay […] The post 14 Gifts For The News & Politics Lovers On Your List appeared first on Essence. View
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 12:00:29 GMT