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A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, according… View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:26:05 +0000
Earlier this week, L’Oreal USA inked a deal to acquire Lisa Price’s Carol’s Daughter. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:43:18 +0000
Alleged Indiana serial killer Darren Deon Vann reportedly told police that a hit man recently paid him $300 and gave him drugs to kill a… View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:36:07 +0000
Ray Rice, (pictured right) the embattled former star running back for the Baltimore Ravens, has appealed his indefinite suspension from the team, seeking reinstatement and… View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:16:53 +0000
The Education Department has loosened credit requirements for the PLUS Loan program used by parents and college students, but some say the changes are not enough… View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:05:28 +0000
Bershan Shaw of OWN’s “Love In The City” is a two time breast cancer survivor. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:44:07 +0000
A retired teacher delivered shocking testimony this week in the Atlanta schools cheating scandal, saying that her primary role when she was hired at a… View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:08:27 +0000
Rico Omarr Harris, former member of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters basketball team, has reportedly still not been found, according to the Los Angeles Times. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:24:04 +0000
Oct 24 (Reuters) - Police in Ferguson, Missouri, committed human rights abuses as they sought to quell mostly peaceful protests that erupted after an officer killed an unarmed black teenager, an international human rights organization said in a report release View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:00:00 +0000
Co-authored by Andrew Hairston There is an unspoken rule here in Louisiana: Do not talk about race. The rule should surprise few. After all, race is intermingled with the state's history, institutions, and current policies. We were a slave state. View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:00:06 +0000
I turn 31 in a few weeks, and at first, I felt that I was gearing up for my most uneventful birthday yet. Thirty -- plus one. Who cares? As I inch closer to the not-so-big day, however, I am starting to realize that 31 has its place. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:07:16 +0000
Birthdays that mark a new decade tend to prompt personal reassessment: In your 20s, starting your career may have been your focus. In your 30s and 40s, maybe it was the big goals you wanted to reach with your family. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:12:20 +0000
If you ask Paola Mathé, Instagram isn't just for shameless selfies and pics of delicious foods -- it's a great way to change negative perceptions of a country, too. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:02:09 +0000
They may be separated, but there still is love between Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:48:01 +0000
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A plea deal that was contemplated by one of the four defendants facing trial next week for the hazing death of a Florida A & M drum major is off the table. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:21:31 +0000
Ebola has officially made it’s way to the city that never sleeps, and New Yorkers are losing their minds. As previously reported, 31-year-old doctor Craig Spencer tested positive for the disease Thursday (Oct. 23). View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:18:02 +0000
Good to see someone cares what this little girl is up to! View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:54:34 +0000
Jordin’s dropping that lil sweet girl image, we see… View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:38:56 +0000
This is getting scary… NYC-based Doctor Tests Positive For Ebola Virus The fourth confirmed case of Ebola has hit the states. This time it comes from a medical worker just returning from treating patients with the virus in Africa. View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:25:49 +0000
SO Karrueche is the one who’s “low brow?” Kim tried it…. Kim Kardashian Snubs Karrueche Tran At Event Kim is really feeling herself these days! View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:35:32 +0000
Paula Deen Faces Backlash For Ad On Her Website Featuring Black Woman As Restaurant Worker Formerly popular chef Paula Deen is back in the hot seat after a few Facebookers took noticed of an image on her website that they View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:27:40 +0000
What’s wrong with just using your hand? It’s free after all… Woman Caught Stealing Sex Toys, Aides From Spencer Gifts What does she have to steal these things for? People are practically tossing them around these days. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:27:24 +0000
They’re fine but…they need to work on their issues. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:09:59 +0000
Although power lawyer Annalise Keating (Viola Davis) works out of her house, tonight’s “We’re Not Friends” episode proved why that needs to change. View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:00:44 +0000
Nothing summed up this episode better than when Jake realized that the real reason he was sitting in the Pentagon basement, handcuffed and on a hunger strike, was because he had gone off and done dirty, dirty things to the president's girlfriend, and he let out t View
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:18:46 +0000
If smooth R&B and romantic heartfelt lyrics are what you seek, one can always count on Kem to deliver. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:45:50 +0000
Get ready for what may be the most anticipated comeback in the history of R&B. Jodeci is getting back together for the first time in eight years to perform at the 2014 Soul Train Awards."Soul Train was a critical platform in the beginning of our career. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:25:03 +0000
Dalla nurse Amber Vinson is free of Ebola. A statement from her family declared that Vinson no longer had the virus in her body. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:15:54 +0000
How does Glade make you feel? Glade and ESSENCE are running a contest for users to enter and win tickets for two to attend the ESSENCE Black Women in Music event in February 2015 in Los Angeles. For more details on how to enter, click here. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:20:36 +0000
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder—and in the eye of your employer.A new study released by Vanderbilt University shows that obese and overweight women work lower-paying, more strenuous jobs, in less visible areas of the work force. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:20:58 +0000
Grab your mugs. Here's some TV talk for your Thursday morning.Will Smith and wife Jada Pinkett Smith are collaborating to produce a television show based on the hit movie Hitch. View
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:34:53 +0000