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You might want to possibly rethink gulping down bubbly soft drinks. Why? View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:13:57 +0000
Beryl Rhines (pictured) of Lawton, Okla. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:50:49 +0000
Dr. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:26:29 +0000
In a recent editorial, Washington Post columnist Dana Milbank  called President Barack Obama the “Pariah President”. This past weekend during a rally for Lt. Gov. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:58:33 +0000
The Obama administration is cracking down on Ebola by instituting travel restrictions for individuals coming from West Africa. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:30:42 +0000
The Dallas Cowboys released Michael Sam (pictured) Tuesday from its practice squad, dealing another blow to the career of the man who made history earlier this… View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:39:59 +0000
Questions continue to be raised about whether Liberian national Thomas Eric Duncan, the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States who died earlier this month, received… View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:57:58 +0000
Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:32:58 +0000
Happy Birthday! Kim Kardashian's one lucky lady -- the reality star has been whisked away by hubby Kanye West on a surprise getaway for her 34th birthday, sources tell Us Weekly. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:18:29 +0000
"Oh Lord. Take me now. Don't mess with me!" pleads Vincent (Bill Murray), a disheveled, directionless drunk. The guy could drink jet fuel without a chaser. He lives alone in a dilapidated house in Brooklyn because his wife is in a nursing home with Alzheimer's. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:05:30 +0000
I am a registered Republican. And I'm black. I'm for civil and equal rights. A raise in minimum wage, I'm for a woman's right to choose an abortion. My switch from the Democratic Party to the Republican Party was not about ideology but about power. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:24:51 +0000
Over a half-dozen black witnesses who have testified before a grand jury deciding whether to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown have provided testimony that "largely supports" Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson’s account of events, The Washin View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:39:37 +0000
Bill Cosby is best remembered for The Cosby Show, Fat Albert and Jell-O pudding pops — not sexual assault. But comedian Hannibal Buress jogged our collective memory late last week with a routine that candidly addressed Cosby's history as an accused rapist. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:28:20 +0000
The official autopsy report for Michael Brown came out on October 22 -- the same day the Coalition to Stop Police Brutality, Repression and the Criminalization of a Generation has observed a National Day of Protest since 1996. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:14:44 +0000
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Education Department has loosened credit requirements for a federal student loan program used by parents and graduate students. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:52:02 +0000
Beyonce And Jay Z Renew Their Wedding Vows Superstar power couple Jay Z and Beyonce seem to have a way of silently responding to rumors surrounding their relationship and they reportedly did just that by recently enewing their wedding vows View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:37:51 +0000
Kenya’s still P’Oed at Tamar… Kenya Moore Blasts Tamar Braxton Kenya Moore recently talked about the upcoming season of “Real Housewives Of Atlanta” and dished on her beef with Tamar Braxton. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:33:47 +0000
Eye swellin’ up…on a Wednesday… iLoveMakonnen Punched While Performing At SOBs Who knew that weirdo rappers had enemies like that? View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:19:30 +0000
Hilarious Gallery Of Celebrity Cooking FAILS Very few things are funnier than a good ‘ole “struggle plate” which never fail to bring joy into the lives of millions who LIVE to see them showcased by delusional strangers (and View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:00:56 +0000
Nelly says he puts it dowwwwwn in the bedroom…. Nelly Addresses Rumors About Shantel Jackson Sleeping With Him For A Role On RHOH St. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:59:30 +0000
That’s right, because Kim’s “job” in “film” has made her millions… Kim Kardashian Says North West Will Have To Get A Job Via ESMagazine Kim Kardashian says her daughter North will have to find a job and pay her own View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:57:09 +0000
Where are her parents??? Teenage Girl Suspended For Selling Sex At School Several students are at home, suspended from Bolton High School after an alleged prostitution incident by teenagers at the school. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:56:04 +0000
Renee Zellweger needs to have whatever she’s been having… Blast From The Past: Singer Truth Hurts Hasn’t Aged Since Her Song “Addictive” Was A Hit Former Aftermath artist Truth Hurts turned up at a listening event for her boyfriend View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:34:36 +0000
Beyoncé and Jay Z have put those divorce rumors to bed. A source tells PEOPLE that the couple are still happily married despite speculations about problems in their marriage. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:15:41 +0000
Open only to those who follow @essencemag on Twitter, provided that entrant is a legal U.S. Resident age 18 or older at the time of entry. Limited to one entry per Twitter account. Void where prohibited by law. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:37:59 +0000
An autopsy of Michael Brown reveals that he was shot at close range by officer Darren Wilson, reports USA Today. According to the county’s forensic report, leaked to The St. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:30:12 +0000
In August in North Carolina, 17-year-old Black teen, Lennon Lacy was found hanging by his neck from a swing set in a trailer park. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:55:01 +0000
Ah, fall. This time of year brings cooler weathers, overly-sweet flavored coffees, football, school and sweaters. This year is also an election year, so we are also treated to countless TV ads and chatter about what’s happening (or not) in Washington. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:42:11 +0000
After releasing her "fun and flirty" single "Hey Boy" this summer, soul singer Goapele slows down a bit with the moody new single "Strong As Glass" from her forthcoming album of the same name. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:27:35 +0000
Each October, as we celebrate National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we must remember the month is about more than pink ribbons. Part of being aware is about knowing your own body. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:15:58 +0000
Happy Hump Day! Here's what we're talking about over our coffee this morning:The Dallas Cowboys have cut Michael Sam, the NFL's first openly gay player. Sam joined the Cowboys practice squad after being cut from the St. Louis Rams in August. View
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:45:58 +0000