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Amy Cooper could face charges for dialing the police on Christian Cooper. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 22:09:14 GMT
Trump's tweet threatening to have the U.S. military shoot "thugs" protesting George Floyd's killing is beyond a dog whistle. It's a call for genocide. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 21:04:06 GMT
County Attorney Mike Freeman makes the announcement. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 19:04:07 GMT
Maya Santamaria, a former club owner, says they were both hired at her venue. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 16:58:33 GMT
He reacts to the ludicrous incident. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 14:59:48 GMT
Natosha “Tony” McDade was killed when officers from the Tallahassee Pice Department opened fire for allegedly having a gun pointed at them. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 12:33:50 GMT
The violent uprising in Minneapolis over George Floyd's death wasn't the only protest in America as demonstrators against police violence flocked to city streets across the country. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 10:55:29 GMT
Minneapolis residents woke up to see their city literally burning as protesters raged and rioted following the police killing of George Floyd, an unarmed Black man. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 10:00:26 GMT
An angry group shouted obscenities at the conservative network and threw a microphone at reporter Leland Vittert. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 21:21:36 GMT
The city's transit union voiced its support after a viral video showed a bus driver apparently defying police orders to drive a group of people under arrest. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 17:40:16 GMT
Tyler Merritt acknowledges his new clip is hard to swallow. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 14:03:15 GMT
"I’m tired of seeing Black men die," declared the Run the Jewels rapper, who called for calm and also slammed Donald Trump as a "dumbass. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 11:37:35 GMT
For some queer college students, online learning amid COVID-19 means more than just awkward Zoom classes. It means hiding their sexuality or gender identity. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 10:00:26 GMT
The Iowa congressman is facing the toughest primary challenge of his career, but it's not because his opponents are calling him out for his bigotry. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 09:45:26 GMT
"I know someone might think that’s an extreme phrase, but it’s not," said "The Daily Show" host. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 09:22:00 GMT
The former first lady responded to the death of George Floyd with an Instagram post about rooting out racism. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 07:13:36 GMT
Atlanta, Oakland, Louisville and other cities erupt into both peaceful and violent protest of George Floyd murder View
Sat, 30 May 2020 16:38:11 GMT
Queen Naija just released a video for her song Butterflies Pt. 2 and it's starring none other than her baby daddy Clarence. The two love birds have a romantic night out and about on the town in the video. Some simple, clean, romantic fun. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 15:57:32 GMT
A woman who seems to have been pretty close acquaintances with reality star Alexis Skyy is claiming that she's stiffed for $1,300 worth of hair. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 15:23:37 GMT
Since these tweets are very likely to incite violence, many have been asking why Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, hasn't taken any action in deleting them entirely, rather than simply putting a content warning label on it. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 13:07:46 GMT
Beyoncé is joining the legion of celebrities speaking out following the murder of George Floyd. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 12:47:46 GMT
During these stressful times, people are prioritizing their health and well-being more than ever in order to protect themselves and their immune systems. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 23:00:49 GMT
Still trying to figure out what to buy for the man who has practically everything? What better gift is there than the gift of health? With more time spent working […] The post Father’s Day Gift Ideas For Dads Who Love To Workout appeared first on Essence. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 19:23:19 GMT
The tall white man was dressed in all black and carrying an umbrella. View
Sat, 30 May 2020 15:28:10 GMT
When you’re a brand that segmented itself in the beauty industry as a major go-to for false lashes, you really have to bring the heat when you finally launch a […] The post Review: Huda Beauty LEGIT Lashes Mascara appeared first on Essence. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 21:17:29 GMT
There are some Verzuz battles that will go down in history—see Jill Scott verzuz Erykah Badu and Beenie Man verzuz Bounty Killer. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 19:55:38 GMT
According to multiple reports, the former police officer responsible for the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has been taken into custody by Minnesota’s Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 18:23:02 GMT
LISTEN to this exclusive episode of ESSENCE Podcast Network’s podcast Yes, Girl! here: Kendrick Sampson has made his position clear: He is not just a Hollywood heartthrob, and he is not here for […] The post Yes, Girl! View
Fri, 29 May 2020 18:07:17 GMT
Former President Barack Obama is speaking out about the killing of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police, while calling for a new “normal” in the United States. View
Fri, 29 May 2020 17:34:03 GMT