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Taylor McCowan Is Helping Struggling Women In Need With 'Confident Girl Project'

Taylor McCowan often distributes food and other essentials to those experiencing homelessness as part of her volunteering in the local community.

Added May 21, 2022

Ex-Substitute Teacher Allegedly Gave Drugs To Middle School Girls In Exchange For Sex

Enreeka Nalasco, a former substitute teacher from Miami Beach was arrested on several charges, including human trafficking and is accused of giving drugs to adolescent girls in exchange for money and se ...

Added May 21, 2022

Ty Dolla $ign Talks About His MusicCon Performance And Collaboration With Smirnoff

was On the eve of the Billboard Awards, recording artists Anitta and Ty Dolla $ign headlined Billboard’s inaugural MusicCon, a two-day event held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 13.

Added May 21, 2022

Haley Taylor Schlitz, Youngest Black American To Graduate Law School, Embarks On Teaching Career

Haley Taylor Schlitz continues to make major life moves at the young age of 19.

Added May 21, 2022

Too Short Criticized Kevin Samuels In A Weird Misogynist Way

Hosts of the "Big Facts" podcast, Big Bank, DJ Scream, and Baby Jade welcomed West Coast rap legend Too $hort to the show. He shared his insight on the late controversial YouTuber Kevin Samuels.

Added May 20, 2022

Veteran Graduates From Virginia Community College Alongside His Daughter

This graduation season is extra special for Marvin Fletcher and his daughter, SaNayah

Added May 20, 2022

3 High School Graduations Across the Country End In Gunfire Within 24 Hours

Gunshots drowned out applause at three separate high school graduation ceremonies across the United States.

Added May 20, 2022

Philadelphia Passes Resolution To Name Joel Embiid 'Most Valuable Philadelphian'

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid missed out on winning the NBA’s MVP award this season, but he’s now getting another MVP award from the leaders in his city.

Added May 20, 2022

Red Bull 'Dance Your Style' Competitors Discuss Black Culture's Impact On Dance

To understand the importance of Black culture in dance, you have to know its history and preserve the past; you have to incorporate it into modern dance.

Added May 20, 2022

The MTA Set To Release Limited Edition Biggie MetroCards In Brooklyn

To commemorate what would’ve been Biggie‘s 50th birthday on May 21, the MTA plans to release limited-edition MetroCards featuring the face of the hip-hop icon.

Added May 20, 2022

Mother Sues TikTok After 10-Year-Old Daughter Dies Attempting 'Blackout Challenge'

Tawainna Anderson is demanding that TikTok be held “accountable” over the death of her daughter, Nylah Anderson.

Added May 20, 2022

Virginia Teen Still Seeking Justice Nearly 2 Years After Alleged Hate Crime

Jerry Chambers Jr. and his family are still fighting for justice following a racist incident that occurred in Powhatan County,

Added May 20, 2022

RGIII Defends Bronny James After Trolls Bashed Teen For Taking A White Girl To Prom

Robert Griffin III is coming to the defense of Bronny James who is facing ridicule on social media after he was seen in a prom picture with a white girl.

Added May 20, 2022

Black Americans Facing An Increasing Rate Of Gun-Related Deaths, Report Reveals

A new report from the CDC reveals that Black Americans are facing a crisis of gun-related homicides, resulting from personal disputes and mass shootings.

Added May 20, 2022

How Can Gen Z Make The "Gap Year" Matter?

Growing up I was always asked by my parents what impact I would like to make on the world.

Added May 20, 2022

Black Americans Facing An Increasing Rate Of Gun-Related Deaths, Reports Reveals

A new report from the CDC reveals that Black Americans are facing a crisis of gun-related homicides, resulting from personal disputes and mass shootings.

Added May 20, 2022

Biden To Send Hundreds Of US Troops Back To Somalia

The New York Times reports that President Joe Biden has authorized the return of hundreds of U.S. troops to Somalia to battle al-Qaeda-affiliated militants.

Added May 20, 2022

J. Cole To Play In Professional Canadian Basketball League

Rapper J. Cole plans to hit the hardwood by playing a season of pro basketball in Canada.

Added May 20, 2022

Online Data Could Be Used Against People Seeking Abortions If Roe v. Wade Falls

Written by Nora McDonald, University of Cincinnati ____ When the draft of a Supreme Court decision that would overturn Roe v. Wade was leaked to the press, many of us who have been

Added May 20, 2022

Twitter Clowned Chris Brown For Seemingly Congratulating Rihanna For Giving Birth

Chris Brown set himself up for some mockery when he went to social media to congratulate Rihanna on the birth of her first child.

Added May 20, 2022

Twitter Clowned Chris Brown After He Congratulated Rihanna For Giving Birth

Chris Brown set himself up for some mockery when he went to social media to congratulate Rihanna on the birth of her first child.

Added May 20, 2022

'It's About To Be A Movie:' 7 Black-Led Films To Look Out For In 2022

We’re almost six months into 2022, and while there’s no shortage of crazy happenings this year, we still have much to celebrate.

Added May 20, 2022

Roc Nation To Assemble United Justice Coalition Before Midterm Elections

Roc Nation, the entertainment company founded by Jay-Z in 2008, will hold its first social justice summit in New York on July 23, ABC News reports.

Added May 20, 2022

Happy Birthday, Biggie: 10 Times The Late Rapper Showed Us He Was The Original 'Mr. Put It On'

The late Biggie Smalls is notable for many reasons, and his killer fashion sense is one.

Added May 20, 2022