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Celebrity Twitter reactions to Texas fertilizer plant explosion

Celebrity Twitter reactions to Texas fertilizer plant explosion

Lost amid the drama and trauma caused by the pursuit of the Boston bombing brothers, Dzhokhar and Tamerlin Tsarneav, the catastrophic explosion at a West, Texas fertilizer plant that killed at least a dozen people and injured hundreds and turned the small town into a war zone has been lost on the public. However, many […]

T.I. dismisses TMZ's mention of Boston bomber's hip-hop tastes

T.I. dismisses TMZ’s mention of Boston bomber’s hip-hop tastes

Tip was quick to check TMZ for mentioning that one of the Boston bombing suspects frequented a hip-hop website

Twitter reactions to Boston terrorist developments

Twitter reactions to Boston terrorist developments

The two Boston bombing suspects were identified by law enforcement officials as brothers from Chechnya, Russia. The surviving suspect was identified as Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19 (above) of Cambridge, Mass., a law enforcement official said. The one who was killed was identified as his brother, Tamerlan Tsarnaev, 26, according to the New York Times. The authorities […]

Baltimore Ravens regular season schedule 2013

Baltimore Ravens regular season schedule 2013

The Baltimore Ravens are the reigning NFL champions, having won their second Superbowl titles during the 2012 season, defeating the San Francisco 49ers, 34-31. It’s their first season without Ray Lewis who retired this last season. Check out their 2013 NFL schedule. 2013 schedule (All times ET) Sept. 5 at Denver Broncos, 8:30 p.m. Sept. […]

'Basketball Wives LA' canceled?

‘Basketball Wives LA’ canceled?

Basketball Wives L.A. on the chopping block?

Top 5 Kardashian family secrets exposed in new book

Top 5 Kardashian family secrets exposed in new book

The Kardashian clan first came to fame in the 1990s when the kids were just toddlers and the father, Robert Sr., was a member of the “Dream Team” defense for former NFL player O.J. Simpson in the “Trial of the Century.” While the Kardashians were seemingly living the glamorous life on the surface, a lot […]

5 black artists who are saving rock music

5 black artists who are saving rock music

It seems like most of today’s most popular rock artists fail to “rock.”

JasFly breaks down the truth behind VH-1's 'The Gossip Game'

JasFly breaks down the truth behind VH-1′s ‘The Gossip Game’

After years of working in television and film, JasFly decided to leave L.A. and move to New York. She soon embarked on a new career as a blogger and found success as the owner of FlyStyleLife.com. JasFly recently joined the cast of VH-1′s new hit realty show, The Gossip Game. She spoke with rolling out […]

Anthony Mackie ups his stake in Hollywood in new action film 'Pain & Gain'

Anthony Mackie ups his stake in Hollywood in new action film ‘Pain & Gain’

Pain & Gain, starring Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie, is an action comedy about a trio of bodybuilders who find themselves in an extortion scheme. Here, Mackie shares with fans and moviegoers how he prepared for his role and what it’s like working with Hollywood heavyweights Wahlberg, Johnson and director Michael Bay. This […]

Summer fashion: Cassie's complete Forever 21 shoot (photos)

Summer fashion: Cassie’s complete Forever 21 shoot (photos)

We announced yesterday the coming of a new campaign partnership between Forever 21 and pop songstress Cassie, Diddy‘s protegee. More looks have emerged, and they are just as beautiful and fabulous as we anticipated. It is the new line for summer titled, Forever L.A. The designs represent both East Coast and West Coast styles. We absolutely […]

Diet plan: The best and worst energy bars

Diet plan: The best and worst energy bars

    Choosing an energy bar can be confusing and overwhelming. With hundreds of varieties in every store, there is no way to really know which one to choose. Protein bars should be chosen based on an individuals diet plan and weight goals. All bars are not created equal. Some are better for those who […]

Highest paid celebrity chefs

Highest paid celebrity chefs

  Celebrity chefs are getting paid big bucks to do what they love. It’s no surprise that chef Gordon Ramsay is the highest paid celebrity chef. Ramsay is the host of “Hell’s Kitchen” as well as three other popular shows. He also owns 23 restaurants. Rachael Ray isn’t far behind with the help of her […]

Harlem’s biggest advocate, Nikoa Evans-Hendricks, talks goals and inspiration

Harlem’s biggest advocate, Nikoa Evans-Hendricks, talks goals and inspiration

Having worked with leading brands like Nicole Miller, Iman Cosmetics, Anheuser-Busch, Nikoa Evans-Hendricks has earned her stripes and commands our attention. Here, the executive director and founding member of Harlem Park to Park talks goal setting, shares her inspiration, how she stays connected and where she likes to vacation. What inspires you to go to work […]

2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s Class of 2013 is a diverse array of artists who have contributed to the standard of popular music today. This year, the inductees include classic-rock icons Rush, hip-hop front men Public Enemy, composer Randy Newman, blues musician Albert King, producer Quincy Jones, disco diva the late, Donna Summer, creator […]

Amanda Bynes goes on anti-Kid Cudi Twitter rant

Amanda Bynes goes on anti-Kid Cudi Twitter rant

Amanda Bynes added another chapter to her crazy book by tearing down her ex-boyfriend

Fred Hammond, Eric Robeson and more collaborate on a praiseworthy project

Fred Hammond, Eric Robeson and more collaborate on a praiseworthy project

Here is a welcome, unexpected recipe for success:Take four African American renowned tenors each known for their own contribution to their craft and watch what happens as their penetrating sound stirs and arouses fans. In a business full of egomania, Grammy Award-winning, contemporary gospel impresario Fred Hammond has done just that. Hammond reached out and gathered the […]

'Love & Hip Hop' reunion part 2 best moments

‘Love & Hip Hop’ reunion part 2 best moments

This week, on part two of the “Love & Hip Hop” reunion, the drama intensifies as Raqi and Rashidah take their beef to new heights. Meanwhile, Joe and Consequence’s infamous fight finally hits the air. Check out all of the best moments after the cut. –nicholas robinson  

Kid Cudi and Fall Out Boy: The Tuesday new music rundown

Kid Cudi and Fall Out Boy: The Tuesday new music rundown

This week’s new releases feature a lot of hip-hop and a lot of artsy indie rock.

Celebrities who were adopted

Celebrities who were adopted

Giving a child a loving family is one of the greatest gifts. These celebrities were welcomed into the homes of their selfless caregivers and given the support that made them the unique people they became.

Twitter reactions to 'Married to Medicine' fight between Mariah and Toya

Twitter reactions to ‘Married to Medicine’ fight between Mariah and Toya

  Bravo’s newly-minted and popular reality show, “Married to Medicine,” was rocked by scandal after two of the higher profile cast members engaged in an all-out, hair-yanking, drink-throwing fight at a black-tie birthday party at an upscale home following a war of words. Mariah Huq and Toya Bush-Harris are being pummeled by fans of the […]

Celebrities react on Twitter to Boston Marathon explosions

Celebrities react on Twitter to Boston Marathon explosions

Two people were killed and 28 others have been injured during an explosion that took place at the Boston Marathon. Authorities continue to investigate the explosions and the city of Boston is experiencing pandemonium. Celebrities have shared their thoughts on Twitter. Click continue to view.

Twitter updates: Boston Police tweets '23 injuries, 2 dead' at Boston Marathon

Twitter updates: Boston Police tweets ’23 injuries, 2 dead’ at Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon attracts runners from 96 countries around the world. It’s a big tradition to run the century old race, since 1897 to be exact. Two explosions were reported at the finish line leaving two dead and nearly two dozen injured. Nearly half of the injured are left with amputated limbs, according to the […]

2013 MTV Movie Awards highlights

2013 MTV Movie Awards highlights

It was a night of big wins for actors like Samuel L. Jackson, who collected twice for his role in The Movie of the Year Award, The Avengers as well as the Best WTF Moment award along with co-star Jamie Foxx, for their scene in Django Unchained. Other highlights of the night included Will Ferrell’s out […]

Portia de Rossi reveals secret about married life with Ellen DeGeneres

Portia de Rossi reveals secret about married life with Ellen DeGeneres

Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres are one of Hollywood’s biggest and most beloved couples, and like with any famous married couple, many fans are wondering if the two women will ever have kids together, especially with LGBT rights becoming such a prominent issue. But in the latest issue of OUT, de Rossi explains that […]

'The Real Housewives of Atlanta' reunion part 2 best moments

‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ reunion part 2 best moments

This week, on part two of The Real Housewives of Atlanta reunion special, things heat up as NeNe takes the lead and reveals her beefs with Phaedra, Kandi and Kim. Kandi confronts Kim about stealing her baby name. Check out all of the best moments after the cut. – nicholas robinson  

Black millionaire: Future entrepreneurs you need to watch

Black millionaire: Future entrepreneurs you need to watch

Looking back on some of the prophetic speeches by the illustrious Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., one can now start to see just how visionary this man was as we look around us, and see how successful young black entrepreneurs are becoming. For the encouragement of the next wave of future entrepreneurs, we have compiled […]

Broadway's 'Motown: The Musical' hails Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye

Broadway’s ‘Motown: The Musical’ hails Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye

Spin. Slide. Snap your fingers. Sing along! Each of these are instinctive responses when Brandon Victor Dixon, Valisia LeKae and Charl Brown serve us a dose of their very best Berry Gordy, Diana Ross and Smokey Robinson, respectively, in Broadway’s Motown: The Musical. Now playing at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, Motown: The Musical opens with a battle of […]

Tamar Braxton's 'Love and War' cover battle: Who sings it best?

Tamar Braxton’s ‘Love and War’ cover battle: Who sings it best?

Vote below @_ZEPHANIAH SINGS “LOVE AND WAR” @mstylernoel sings “Love and War” polls

Best beach bodies on the Tom Joyner cruise 2013

Best beach bodies on the Tom Joyner cruise 2013

NASSAU, Bahamas — The final day of the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage 2013 took place a half an hour shuttle boat ride from the Nassau port and passengers took full advantage of the merciless ultraviolet rays and balmy beach to floss their bodies and get fully immersed in the concerts, food and games at the […]

Diet plan: 100-calorie chocolate desserts

Diet plan: 100-calorie chocolate desserts

Diets don’t always mean give up everything that you love. Enjoying your favorite guilty pleasures in moderation while continuing your regular exercise regime makes life a lot less stressful. Check out these yummy 100 calorie chocolate dessert ideas.

Celebrities react on Twitter to DMX's appearance on 'Iyanla: Fix My Life'

Celebrities react on Twitter to DMX’s appearance on ‘Iyanla: Fix My Life’

DMX allowed the nation to get a glimpse of some of the issues he’s facing by appearing on Iyanla: Fix My Life. Iyanla Vanzant attempted to get to the bottom of DMX’s issues with his ex-wife and son, Xavier. Throughout the interview, DMX appeared tense and high. DMX lashed out at Vanzant after she planned […]

Kobe Bryant's career could be over due to injury: Twitter reactions

Kobe Bryant’s career could be over due to injury: Twitter reactions

Kobe Bryant dodged major injuries throughout his career. His dedication to staying in snap and working in the off season allowed him to outlast other great players his age such as Allen Iverson and Tracy McGrady. At 34, Bryant was still an elite player in a game that has always been ruled by men in […]

Lilly Ghalichi and other reality stars with cosmetic lines

Lilly Ghalichi and other reality stars with cosmetic lines

Reality stars selling makeup

Diet plan: Simple, 5-ingredient salads

Diet plan: Simple, 5-ingredient salads

  Tired of eating the same boring salads? Whether eating salads to lose weight or for any other health reasons, don’t settle for the same boring lettuce and tomato salad every day. Switch it up and explore with a variety of fresh fruits and veggies to make your meals more exciting. Click here for a […]

Natural ways to fight allergies

Natural ways to fight allergies

Are you one of the many who suffers with spring allergies? Tired of taking so many medications or being held hostage indoors? There are several natural ways to build immunity to some common allergens from herbal treatments to simply flushing the sinus cavity with salt water. Click here to see some of the natural remedies […]

George Zimmerman's mother, Gladys, pens open letter scolding justice system and media

George Zimmerman’s mother, Gladys, pens open letter scolding justice system and media

Trayvon Martin’s accused killer, George Zimmerman, is awaiting trial. On April 11, 2012, Florida’s special prosecutor filed a charge of murder in the second degree against Zimmerman, who then turned himself in and was placed in custody. On the one-year-anniversary, Zimmerman’s mom, Gladys, writes a letter saying the justice system failed her son and blames the media […]

10 ways to have fun on the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage

10 ways to have fun on the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage

People always ask: how much fun is the Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage? Not only is the Tom Joyner Cruise fun, there are endless ways to achieve bliss on this vast vacation vessel. In order to maximize the fun on the TJFV, you should come aboard having had plenty of rest and  possessing a good game […]

Diet plan: 5 ingredient healthy chicken recipes

Diet plan: 5 ingredient healthy chicken recipes

As the weather gets warmer, who wants to slave in a hot kitchen all day? Or just getting bored with eating the same chicken to try and cut calories. There are hundreds of ways to cook chicken. Be adventurous and change up those seasonings. Whether using the oven, stovetop or grill, use those creative genes […]

Vance Smith shares his musical journey from rapper to singer

Vance Smith shares his musical journey from rapper to singer

Name: Vance Smith Occupation: Artist andSongwriter Latest Project: 23 Reasons mixtape As a new artist do you find it hard to distinguish your brand from other male artists? Not really. I have a strong sense of who I am as an individual and what I want to portray through my artistry. Knowing this, I feel like there is […]

Dame Dash discusses Jay-Z rift and Aaliyah memories

Dame Dash discusses Jay-Z rift and Aaliyah memories

Dame Dash talked about his former Roc-A-Fella Records partner Jay- Z and their highly-publicized split in 2004

Nicki Minaj Beats by Dre 'Pink Pill' commercial

Nicki Minaj Beats by Dre ‘Pink Pill’ commercial

    Nicki Minaj releases the official commercial for her Beats By Dre “Pink Pill.”  As Nicki leaves the room, her new best friends checks Nicki’s boyfriend, Deeray Davis, for texting other girls. Does she snitch to Nicki or let it slide?  Watch and see!

Big Sean and Naya Rivera debut as a couple; Twitter reacts

Big Sean and Naya Rivera debut as a couple; Twitter reacts

Big Sean and Naya Rivera are officially dating.

Free cupcakes and gelato as Grand Central Terminal celebrates 100 years

Free cupcakes and gelato as Grand Central Terminal celebrates 100 years

As Grand Central Terminal in New York City celebrates turning 100 years old today, several Grand Central Terminal retailers are offering special giveaways to the first 100 customers. There’s a “bambini” scoop of gelato or sorbet from Ciao Bella and free cookies from Magnolia as well as a “free vanilla cupcake with Grand Central clock topper” […]

Stacey Dash slams Jay-Z for Cuba trip with Beyoncé

Stacey Dash slams Jay-Z for Cuba trip with Beyoncé

Over the past year, Stacey Dash has become more famous for her political opinions more than her acting gigs. She recently fanned the flames of her controversial image, once again, when she slammed Jay-Z over his much-talked-about trip to Cuba with Beyoncé. Both Jay and Bey have been receiving loads of flak over their Cuban […]

Nail trends for prom: Spring 2013

Nail trends for prom: Spring 2013

Hot nail polish brands and techniques for prom 2013 By now, everyone has heard of gel polish but how do you navigate the market to find the best?  We have the inside scoop on the best in the industry and tips and tricks to make your gel polish experience fantastic. Check them out. –kerstina madden

9-year-old girl commits suicide because she was jealous of her baby brother

9-year-old girl commits suicide because she was jealous of her baby brother

Sibling rivalry ends in suicide Babies are bundles of joy. They symbolize new beginnings, new life and new love. Tragically, Justice Williams, 9, saw things differently. She didn’t want to be a big sister and vented that she “wanted to die” to her therapist and family members. Her baby brother is 8 months old.

Louisville Cardinals 2013 national champs gear: Where to get it

Louisville Cardinals 2013 national champs gear: Where to get it

With all the media centering around Louisville regarding the gruesome Kevin Ware injury, it is a miracle the team held it together to bring a close to the 2013 NCAA tournament with the championship win. We posted previous stories: WHAT TO WEAR TO FINAL FOUR  and  WHERE TO BUY KEVIN WARE’S JERSEY.  Louisville is  cemented in NCAA history […]

10 disturbing rap lyrics about rape that came before Rick Ross' verse

10 disturbing rap lyrics about rape that came before Rick Ross’ verse

When it comes to lyrics, rappers have always walked the fine line on what is appropriate and completely unacceptable. Over the years, some rappers have become more vile with their approach to rapping about murder, drugs and rape. Recently, Rick Ross has faced issues over his lyrics on “U.O.E.N.O.” He raps, “Put molly all in […]

Top 10 black TV actresses

Top 10 black TV actresses

With the popularity of TV characters such as “Scandal’s” Olivia Pope, we can’t help but take a look back at some of TV’s top black actresses and the roles they played. Check them out below. –ruthie hawkins

Artist Adam Guichard continually perfects his craft

Artist Adam Guichard continually perfects his craft

Coming from a family of artists can be intimidating particularly when an older sibling has set the standard for art and its value and overall appreciation. Adam Guichard is slowly making his foray into Chicago’s art world and at a recent exposition, he too, had audiences lined up to purchase his work.  –tony binns Talk […]