Cosby Actor Outed As Trader Joe’s Employee Gets New TV Role, $25K Donation From Nicki Minaj

Geoffrey Owens, the actor who played Huxtable son-in-law Elvin Tibideaux on 80s sitcom The Cosby Show, only days ago was bagging up overpriced goods at a New Jersey Trader Joe’s, ... Continue Reading →

Young Thug Indicted On Drug, Gun Charges

Atlanta rapper Young Thug has been indicted on drug charges in suburban Atlanta related to an arrest from 2017, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The artist, whose legal ... Continue Reading →

Controversy Surrounds Nike’s Colin Kaepernick Campaign

Colin Kaepernick just cannot catch a break. Its been almost two years since Kap left the San Francisco 49ers–and the NFL–after bravely taking a knee to protest the systematic ... Continue Reading →

Aretha Franklin’s Family Calls Preacher’s Eulogy “Offensive and Distasteful”

Days after Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin was laid to rest, the controversy surrounding the eulogy delivered by the Rev. Jasper Williams, Jr. continues. Williams made media headlines ... Continue Reading →

Andrew Gillum Has 5 Point Poll Lead In Governor’s Race

Tallahassee Democratic Mayor Andrew Gillum has a 5 point lead in the race to become Florida’s next governor, according to Public Policy Polling, a leading polling agency. A ... Continue Reading →

Cops Want To Question “Love And Hip Hop: Atlanta” Star Over Deadly Shooting They Think He Witnessed

SAS, who has been featured on Love And Hip Hop: Atlanta, is being sought for questioning in a deadly shooting that took place in northwest Atlanta this past Monday (August 27), according ... Continue Reading →

Lloyd Aims For Comeback With New Album Featuring Nude Cover

R&B singer Lloyd is back with a new album: Tru is Lloyd’s first full studio album since 2011’s King Of Hearts; however, Tru is a continuation from the 2016 album of ... Continue Reading →

Eminem Drops Surprise New Album

Rap legend Eminem dropped a surprise new album overnight: Kamikaze features production from longtime Em collaborator Dr. Dre, Mike Will Made It, and several others. Kamikaze is the ... Continue Reading →

Vendors Criticized For Selling Souvenirs Outside Aretha Franklin Viewing

Its Day 2 of the public viewing of the late Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin in her adopted hometown of Detroit, and crowds are still literally circling the corner, according to reports. Among ... Continue Reading →

History Made: Andrew Gillum Wins Democratic Primary; Could Become Florida’s First African-American Governor

Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum won Tuesday’s Democratic primary in Florida in a stunning come-from-behind victory. For months, polls showed Gillum at or near the single digits. ... Continue Reading →

In Majority-Black Georgia County, Officials Try To Shut Down Most Voting Precincts

A southwest Georgia county whose residents are 61% Black is the latest locale where an effort to disenfranchise voters of color is underway. Officials in Randolph county, a small, ... Continue Reading →

Aretha Franklin Didn’t Leave A Will…Is A Court Fight Over Estate Looming?

Beloved Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin passed away last week after a years-long battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 76. But another battle is potentially brewing days after her ... Continue Reading →

Florida Democrats Brace For Close Finish In Governor’s Primary

With 6 days to go until Florida voters choose a Democratic nominee for governor, polls are showing a close race with former U.S. Rep. Gwen Graham and former Miami Beach Mayor Phillip ... Continue Reading →

Nicki Minaj CANCELS Tour With Future Over “In The Toilet” Ticket Sales?

Nicki Minaj has opted out of her much-hyped tour with rapper Future. According to a LiveNation statement, Minaj wants to devote more time to “rehearsal”–and so the ... Continue Reading →

Medical Minute: Dog Lick Leads To Amputation; Bacteria Found In Most Dogs, Cats

Greg Manteufel, 48, has endured more than half a dozen surgeries due to a blood infection caused by a lick on his leg from a dog. Manteufel has lost portions of both legs and his forearms ... Continue Reading →