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Family Members Celebrate Birthday Of Late ‘Queen Of Soul’
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 20:00:27 +0000
DETROIT (AP) — Family members are celebrating Aretha Franklin on what would have been the Queen of Soul’s 77th birthday with a memorial service and a screening of a documentary film. The service was held Monday inside a chapel at Woodlawn Cemetery in Detroit. Franklin died last year after battling pancreatic cancer and was laid […]
Streisand Apologizes Further For Remarks On Michael Jackson Accusers
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 19:00:50 +0000
NEW YORK (AP) — Barbra Streisand apologized Saturday for her remarks about Michael Jackson and two men who have accused him of sexual abuse, saying that she should have chosen her words more carefully and that she admires the accusers for “speaking their truth.” Streisand had received bitter criticism online after she was quoted in […]
Whoopi Goldberg Calls New Jersey Lawmakers, Urges Them To Legalize Pot; Vote Due Today
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:35:32 +0000
Whoopi Goldberg is urging New Jersey lawmakers to legalize pot. “The View” co-host reportedly called a handful of state lawmakers on Friday, including Gov. Phil Murphy, to support a bill to legalize recreational marijuana in the state. Goldberg also called upon several undecided female legislators in a bid to gain their support ahead of Monday’s vote on the […]
High Court Won’t Referee Dispute Over Michael Jordan Images
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:00:51 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court said Monday it won’t step in to referee a copyright dispute between Nike and a photographer who took a well-known image of basketball great Michael Jordan. That means lower court rulings for the athletic apparel maker will stand. Photographer Jacobus Rentmeester sued Nike after it used an image he […]
Report Says Wendy Williams Husband’s Alleged Mistress Gave Birth To Baby Girl
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:32:57 +0000
OK, let’s cut to the chase. According to Love B. Scott, who initially reported about their affair, Sharina Hudson and Kevin Hunter (the husband of Wendy Williams) now have a baby girl as part of THEIR family. Hudson supposedly gave birth this past Friday, March 22. Additionally, the couple paid cash to the hospital where the child was born. Oh yeah, […]
Eva Marcille Reveals She Lives In Multiple Homes To Hide From Abusive Ex Kevin Mccall
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:00:53 +0000
Eva Marcille opened up about her ex-boyfriend Kevin McCall on Sunday’s episode of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” claiming she and her family have had to move five times to flee from her allegedly abusive ex, PEOPLE reports. The “America’s Next Top Model” winner split from McCall back in 2015, a year after giving birth to their daughter, […]
Tone Loc Detained By Police In Texas Over Confederate Flag Confrontation
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:05:42 +0000
We don’t know the whole story as of now, but rapper Tone Loc was video’d by an anonymous witness getting into it with several people at Midland International Air & Space Port before being handcuffed by security. The video shows the rapper and others shouting and swearing at each other and was herd to repeatedly say “F— […]
T.I. Calls For Wall To ‘Protect Us’ From White Supremacist Terrorists
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 14:00:16 +0000
Following the recent terror attack in New Zealand where a white male gunned down 50 people inside a Mosque, rapper T.I. hit up social media to call for a “wall built to protect us from” white supremacy. ‘I wonder How much more it takes for us to ask for a ban or get a wall built to protect US from these terrorists? […]
Dr. Dre Brags That His Daughter Got Into USC On Her Own – ‘No Jail Time!’
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 13:00:14 +0000
Dr. Dre is feeling himself these days and in the process he’s sending a message to Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman and all the other parents involved in the college bribery scandal. You see, he’s gloating that he didn’t have to do what they did to get his daughter accepted in the university. The good doctor and […]
Serena Williams Invests In Black Female Entrepreneurs
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:02:33 +0000
Are you a Black female entrepreneur just waiting for someone to believe in your vision? Do you need an investor to fund your startup or small business? Serena Williams and Whitney Wolfe Herd, founder of dating app Bumble, are working together to invest in young entrepreneurs of color. According to the Small Business Administration, approximately […]