Today Marks Day 1 Of The Week-Long Kwanzaa Holiday

The first day of Kwanzaa begins today, as Americans of African descent across the country and in other nations begin celebrating the holiday, which was created by Black Nationalist ... Continue Reading →

Rickey Smiley Has Been Hospitalized Since Monday

Popular radio and TV personality Rickey Smiley has been hospitalized since Monday, recovering from an illness that he declined to elaborate on in an Instagram post with accompanying ... Continue Reading →

NY Governor: Recreational Weed Should Be Legal; People Convicted Of Possessing Weed Could Have Conviction Removed

Democratic New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced his support for making recreational marijuana legal in his state, the fourth most populous in the nation. “Let’s ... Continue Reading →

Uncertainty Follows Judge’s Ruling Striking Down Obamacare

After a federal judge in Texas ruled Obamacare or the Affordable Care Act (ACA)–the nation’s health law that was passed by a Democratic-controlled Congress and President ... Continue Reading →

More Facebook Drama: Social Media Giant Admits ‘Bug’ Exposed Photos Not Intended To Be Publicly Shared

More bad news for the folks who are still die-hard Facebook users: the social media giant announced today that it unintentionally released private photos of users against their ... Continue Reading →

New Orleans Saints Likely To Roll All Over Dallas Cowboys On Continued March To Super Bowl

Tonight’s prime time NFL bout featuring the NFC’s top team, the New Orleans Saints, and the perennially popular Dallas Cowboys, is now a marquee matchup. That’s ... Continue Reading →

Ex-Felons Could Vote More Minorities, Democrats Into Power In Local Florida Elections In 2019 And Beyond

Voters approved Amendment 4 earlier this month, which restores voting rights to approximately 1.7 million people in Florida whose vote was stripped as a result of a felony conviction. The ... Continue Reading →

Oprah Winfrey’s Mother Passes Away

Ms. Vernita Lee, the 83 year old mother of media queen Oprah Winfrey, passed away on Thanksgiving Day. Ms. Lee and her famous daughter repaired a relationship that had been ... Continue Reading →

Where Yo Head At, Shawty? Jill Scott Gets Intimate With Microphone, Becomes Trending Topic

Philly Neo-Soul diva Jill Scott showed where her head is at during a recent concert where she treated fans to a visual performance that included more than just a few feel-good, ... Continue Reading →

Oprah Campaigns For Stacey Abrams In Georgia

Media titan Oprah Winfrey came through Georgia on Thursday to campaign for Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams, who is seeking to become the nation’s first African ... Continue Reading →

Toni Braxton Responds To Beyonce Duplicating Her 1993 Album Cover For Halloween

Queen Bey turned heads with her remake of Toni Braxton’s 1993 self-entitled debut album cover. The two look similar judging by the pics, don’t you think so? Bey ... Continue Reading →

Cleveland Browns FIRE Head Coach Hue Jackson After Latest Loss

After slight improvement from last season but yet another loss this season, the NFL’s Cleveland Browns have decided to send their head coach, Hue Jackson, packing. Also shown ... Continue Reading →

Carmelo Anthony “Shocked” Teammate Only Got 2-Game Suspension After Televised In-Game Fight

The Houston Rockets’ Carmelo Anthony said he was “shocked” that fellow teammate Chris Paul was only sentenced to a 2-day game suspension after an ugly brawl ... Continue Reading →

Atlanta Ready To Host Super Bowl 53, But Hometown Falcons–Racking Up Injuries, Losses and Inconsistent Output–Unlikely To Play In It

With Super Bowl 53 a little over 90 days away, the city of Atlanta is preparing for a hallmark game that the city hasn’t hosted since the year 2000, when an unexpected ice ... Continue Reading →

Fired Again: Mike Smith Gets The Boot As Tampa Bay Bucs Defensive Coordinator; Previously Served As Falcons Head Coach

Mike Smith has been let go as Defensive Coordinator of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, according to widespread sports reports. The Bucs had started off hot early in the season with ... Continue Reading →