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NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott To Pay for the Funeral of ...

The Dallas Cowboys’ Ezekiel Elliott recently made a move that could be considered far greater than any one he’s made on the field. He made that move for the family of Jaylon McKenzie, a 14-year-old from the St. Louis suburb of Belleville, Illinois, who was shot and killed by a stray bullet Saturday night when he left a house party in nearby Venice, Illinois. McKenzie was a football phenom who played running back, wide receiver, as well as defensive back, and in ...
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‘F—K YOU!’: Christopher Darden Issues Statement After Resigning as Eric ...

When it was revealed that Christopher Darden was going to be the defense attorney for Eric Holder, the man who’s accused of murdering iconic rapper Nipsey Hussle, Darden and his family instantly received death threats. So that could be the reason he’s filed a motion to resign as Holder’s lawyer and said the suspect’s hearing on Friday, May 10, in L.A. Superior Court would be the last time he’ll represent him. Darden also acknowledged all the threats that came his way and issued a ...
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NEW YORK RAPPER JUNGLEPU**Y IS HERE TO HELP YOU ‘GROW ...

*You probably haven’t heard of East New York, Brooklyn rapper Junglepussy, but with a name like that, we have a feeling she’s on her way to becoming a household name. Pussy’s power is giving female and male MC’s some stiff competition, and Ebony magazine notes that her presence is “just as energetic and magnetic as it is on wax.” The MC born Shayna McHayle is not afraid to voice her strong opinion, (look out Azealia Banks), and she gets her kicks from clowning the many ...
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Kodak Black Reportedly Arrested at Rolling Loud Miami on Weapons ...

Kodak Black’s legal troubles keep piling up. According to the Miami Herald, the 21-year-old rapper was arrested Saturday night shortly before he was set to hit the stage at Rolling Loud Miami. Podcaster Adam22 posted footage of Kodak’s arrest: Sources told the outlet Kodak—whose real name is Bill Kapri—was arrested by federal agents and Miami-Dade police on state and federal firearm charges. Kodak was arrested at the U.S.-Canada border last month, after customs agents allegedly discovered marijuana and a loaded firearm inside his vehicle. Stay tuned ...
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Missy Elliott and Justin Timberlake Are Officially Doctors

Missy Elliott and Justin Timberlake are officially doctors. The superstars received honorary doctorates during the Berklee College of Music’s commencement on Friday. Elliott, Timberlake, and composer Alex Lacamoire were honored for their “influences in music, and for their enduring global impact,” E! News reports. After the ceremony, both Elliott and Timberlake took to Instagram where they shared their enthusiasm, and their degrees, with their fans. “CREATE YOUR OWN LANE,” Elliott wrote alongside a video of her in a cap and gown, holding her brand ...
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Michelle Obama: It’s Up to Us as Mothers to Give ...

My mother is a woman who chooses her words carefully. She’ll sometimes speak in clipped sentences, her wisdom packed into short bursts and punctuated with an infectious smile or a wry laugh. It’s a style that makes her a favorite of everyone she meets — a sweet, witty companion who doesn’t need the limelight. As I’ve grown older, I’ve seen how her manner in conversation also reflects her approach to parenting. Because when it came to raising her kids, my ...
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History In the Making: Groundbreaking 32 Black Female Cadets to ...

It’s been two years since Simone Askew became the first Black woman to serve as First Captain of the corp of cadets at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Now, the school is set to make history yet again by graduating its largest class of African-American women. A groundbreaking 32 Black women cadets are set to walk across the stage at the esteemed academy in New York state this spring, blog Because of Them We Can reported. To commemorate the historic occasion, the soon-to-be grads ...
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‘Big Day For the Culture’: Rihanna Becomes First Black Woman ...

“A big day for the culture.” That’s how Rihanna described the news that her Fenty line will be a part of the French luxury goods conglomerate LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton. The partnership makes Rihanna the first woman to create her own brand at LVMH and “the first woman of color at the top of an LVMH maison,” according to the New York Times. She’s also the first person to start a new house under its banner since 1987. Products under the new ...
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Steve Harvey’s Last New Episode to Air in June’2019

If you recall, late last year we reported that Steve’s show would be replaced by Kelly Clarkson’s talk-variety show this fall. Although they tried to mask the cancelation by saying IMG would try and shop Steve’s show elsewhere, the fact they decided to give Kelly his talk show spot was more than telling.“Steve” taped its final episode on Thursday. Originals will air through June and the show will remain on the air in reruns through September.
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Cardi B’s Second Fashion Nova Collection Reportedly Made $1 Million ...

Cardi B is well on her way to making money moves in the fashion world. Mere days after teasing a possible beauty line (yes please!), Cardi’s second collection with Fashion Novahas hit a major milestone. According to TMZ, the rapper’s “Season 2” collection hit $1 million in sales within the first 24 hours of its debut. TMZ also reports that Fashion Nova anticipated the collection’s popularity and stockpiled approximately five times the amount of products compared to her first launch. As noted by Page Six, Cardi’s ...
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Quicy Jones Ex Wife and Actress Peggy Lipton, Has Passed ...

Peggy Lipton, known for her roles on The Mod Squad and Twin Peaks has passed away from cancer. She was 72. In a statement to the Los Angeles Times, her daughters Kidada and Rashida Jones confirmed the sad news. She leaves behind daughters Kidada and Rashida Jones, her children from her marriage to music producer Quincy Jones. “She made her journey peacefully with her daughters and nieces by her side,” the statement read. “We feel so lucky for every moment we spent with her. We can’t ...
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‘Star’ Cancelled at Fox, Won’t Return for Season 4

We all saw this coming. Stars character had gotten way to volatile and too bitchie. Every time you looked around she was angry about something or with someone. In its third season, the Atlanta-based drama — which starred Queen Latifah, Brandy Norwood, Jude Demorest, Brittany O’Grady, Ryan Destiny, Amiyah Scott, Quincy Brown and Luke James averaged 3.5 million viewers and a 1.06 demo rating (in Live+Same Day numbers). That’s down from Season 2’s 4.1 mil/1.3 average, while the show hit ...