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Wendy Williams Aids Pioneering Hip-Hop Journalist Dee Barnes Get Housing ...

It looks like Wendy Williams is continuing to pay it forward on “The Wendy Williams Show.”On Thursday, pioneering hip-hop journalist and rapper Dee Barnes stopped by and talked about being viciously attacked by producer Dr. Dre in 1991 at a club. Barnes explains Dre attacked her because he was upset that she interviewed Ice Cube on her rap video show “Pump It Up!” Cube and Dre’s group N.W.A. were beefing then, which was right after the “AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted” rapper split from N.W.A. After the brutal attack, ...
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Ashanti’s New Movie Is Out And So Is The Drama ...

Ashanti’s new film “Stuck” took a back seat at her movie premiere on Tuesday night, when a middle-aged white publicist targeted a black press member for her seat–simply because she was too embarrassed to admit she forgot to secure a spot for her only melanated client. As Page Six reports, a woman refused to immediately move (in Rosa Parks fashion) after a publicist belligerently told her to get up when she realized that she didn’t have a seat secured for ...
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Missy Elliott Teases New Music From Highly Anticipated Project

(AllHipHop News) Rap legend Missy Elliott has hinted at the upcoming release of new material, 14 years after her last album. Missy took to Instagram to celebrate the completion of a mystery project by sharing video footage of herself dancing to Soul II Soul’s classic hit “Keep On Movin’.” Missy further detailed the effort she had put into the future release on Twitter, although she stopped short of revealing exactly what it was all about. “It has been a very intense ...
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‘They Have Thicker Hair’: TSA Attempts to Explain Why Full-Body ...

Two agents with the Transportation Security Administration have reportedly admitted that the agency’s machines are biased against hairstyles typically worn by Black women. TSA agents disclosed in an April 17 feature for ProPublica that alarms in full-body scanners used in the security process are often tripped by certain hairdos. The website reported the machines are prone to sounding false alarms when it comes to Black women’s hair. When the machine goes off, a pat-down ensues. The TSA website advises travelers to remove all ...
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Donald Glover Unveils New Adidas Sneaker In Short-Film Starring Mo’Nique

It seems like Donald Glover never stops creating content. Less than a week after the Atlanta actor’s Guava Island debuted on Amazon Prime, he’s back with a five-part film series. The Ibra Ake-directed visual presentation was conceived for adidas Originals. In this one, Glover (aka Childish Gambino) shares screen time with Oscar winner Mo’nique. Odd Future affiliate Na-Kel Smith also makes a cameo. Each segment displays the forthcoming DG/adidas collection which includes re-imagined Lacombe, Nizza, and Continental 80 styles. The concept of the vignettes ...
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Police Seeking Rapper Q Money Over Brutal Murder Of Another ...

Rising Cleveland rapper Q Money is a wanted man after being charged with murder in Georgia. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the rapper was involved in a dispute inside of a home in South DeKalb County, Georgia on Monday. Apparently, Q Money, born Qamar Williams, was staying with three other individuals, including the victim, who is also from Ohio. One of the roommates was awakened by a commotion and found Q Money standing over the man’s lifeless body, still holding a ...
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Rapper Kodak Black Arrested at Border in Upstate New York

Police say Bill Kapri, whose stage name is Kodak Black, was among three people spotted Wednesday in the Cadillac Escalade. Black, who was driving, was found with marijuana, and officers discovered a Glock 9mm pistol in the vehicle. The 21-year-old rapper was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. The news of his arrest comes after he reportedly failed to show up to his show in Boston. His tour bus, however, was there as well as ...
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Flint Receives Remaining $77.7M in Federal Funding for Water System ...

The state of Michigan has released the remaining $77.7 million in federal funding for water infrastructure improvements in Flint as the city works to recover from a crippling water contamination crisis. As reported by MLive, the funds are part of a $120 million federal and state loan given to Flint in March 2017 under the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act of 2016 and helps support several water infrastructure projects across the city. Rob Bincsik, Flint’s director of Public Works, made ...
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Kevin Hunter Has Been Officially Let Go from ‘The Wendy ...

Kevin Hunter is no longer working as executive producer of ‘The Wendy Williams Show.’ A spokesperson for the show tells us, “Kevin Hunter is no longer an executive producer on ‘The Wendy Williams Show.’” Wendy and Kevin were in the process of reaching an “accord” where he’d step down as EP. We’re told there were no issues with his job duties, but Williams was suffering from distress from his presence on set, due to issues in their relationship. It’s unclear ...
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Candida Auris: The Silent Superbug That’s Already Too Late to ...

Candida auris is a “silent superbug” that’s already spreading across U.S. hospitals and nursing homes. The CDC has reported hundreds of infections across seven states, and is tracking over 1,000 “colonizations” where the fungal strain has infected human carriers who spread it to others. Notably, the CDC refuses to name which hospitals have been infected by Candida auris, even as it admits infections are spreading across Illinois, New Jersey and New York.  It has also spread across the world, with hospital-related ...
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Burying the Hatchet?: Charlamagne Tha God Reaches Out to Wendy ...

Wendy Williams‘ studio audience recently found out that she might be burying her longtime feud with Charlamagne Tha God. The two used to work together on the radio prior to “The Wendy Williams Show” but had a falling-out years ago. On Wednesday’s episode, the talk show host said she spoke to Charlamagne after he phoned her. In fact, Williams admitted that her phone has been lighting up with several invitations recently. Last week, the 54-year-old filed for divorce from Kevin Hunter, her husband of over 20 years, ...
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HAPPINESS: What it means to live a happy life?

We live in a happy-obsessed society, constantly bombarded with happy smiling faces on TV or billboard ads telling us their version of happiness. Even worse than this, we see our own friends on social media posting photos of their ridiculously happy lives; but never sharing any raw feelings of what’s really going on in their lives. It is an unspoken law that we all want to be happy but the reality is that most of us have not thought about ...