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Documentary on largest-ever gift to Israel to screen at International Film Festival
Disney ain’t never had a friend like Will Smith: Could actor return to this movie franchise?
Amber Rose offers to toss salads for Super Bowl tickets; celebs respond
'The 1619 Project' premiere brings together Hollywood and media elite
Tony-winning producer shares his Broadway beginnings

Health IQ

Biden ending COVID-19 emergency declaration in May 2023
Tamara Walcott made history by powerlifting 636 pounds
HIV prevention and protection for Black women
Get a friend to keep you on track with 2023 health goals
Atlanta doctor details the pros and cons of CBD use

Business Exchange

Nikki Porcher founder of Buy From A Black Woman
Nikki Porcher connects Black women organizational founders with resources
Wells Fargo executive gives inflation-busting tips for your Super Bowl menu
Macy's celebrates Black creators for Black History Month
Dorri McWhorter explains the benefit of a 'yes' mentality when leading
Dr. Ngozi Ezike shares how collaboration can help when making decisions
Hidden Empire Films delivers a message of hope in new horror flick 'FEAR'
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Jacob Latimore and Tosin Cole invite moviegoers to their 'House Party'
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2 perspectives to help you live your best life in 2023
Morris Brown President Kevin James makes history after regaining accreditation
Boosie has a message and a Christmas movie for fans this holiday season
Jennifer Williams is bold, beautiful and built for business


Why Unsolved rap murders are far too common for all Black hip-hop generations
Beyoncé bringing Renaissance World Tour to a city near you
J.Lock lets everyone know it's that 'Typa SZN' in his music debut
Latto's panties almost fetch $100K on eBay (photo)

Star Studio

Business Videos

Jon Basil tequila owner Uduimoh Ellis Umolu. (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Meet the millennial entrepreneur who launched Jon Basil Tequila
Blvd Bistro executive chef and owner Carlos Swepson. (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out)
Meet the owner of Harlem's BLVD Bistro


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Tom Brady quits the NFL, this time 'for good'
LeBron James notches triple-double in New York on way to NBA scoring record
Patrick Ewing compares pressure as an NBA player and college coach
Damar Hamlin thanks supporters in 1st video since cardiac arrest

Author of the Week

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Sadeqa Johnson writes about 2 Black women in 'The House of Eve'
Boyah J. Farah discusses racism in his book 'America Made Me a Black Man'
Esmeralda Baez wants to improve your mindset with 'Reset & Reboot'

Sisters with Superpowers

Chanel Scott turns her passion into purpose with CheMinistry and Fox Soul
Shea Pegues is pushing boundaries in the printing space with IDAP Solutions
Houston CEO Helen Stagg is serving others with Change Happens
Black dance professionals like Donnetta Jackson continue to impact the industry
Nicole Gladden Matthews, AT&T’s AVP-senior legal counsel, encourages young women to ‘take more leaps’

Father Coach Club

2 Chainz flexes Black fatherhood on podcast with son
Master P explains why he reconciled with son Romeo publicly
How Black father and son duo became a YouTube sensation
Attorney Mawuli Davis pens Father's Day letter to our beautiful Black children
The entrepreneurial father who raised NBA, WNBA stars


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High Museum of Art awards Ebony G. Patterson with the David C. Driskell Prize
Frederick Best is a survivor of the 1960s thalidomide scandal
Cultural happenings in Atlanta during the winter
5 notable facts about Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
Step Afrika! is where African dance and Black Greek stepping meet


Georgetown Hoyas men's basketball head coach Patrick Ewing. (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for rolling out.)
Patrick Ewing compares pressure as an NBA player and college coach


Reginald Reed
Louisiana man gets life sentence 40 years after killing his wife
Memphis ex-cops barked 71 contradictory orders to Tyre Nichols
Missouri man gets life sentence for killing police officer
Rich Dollaz's daughter arrested for shooting at the father of her child
15-year-old sentenced for fatally stabbing 16-year-old


Why Rep. George Santos says he doesn't want to serve on House committees
Donald Trump will be reinstated on Facebook and Instagram
Kamala Harris to speak in Florida on 50th anniversary of Roe v. Wade
Wes Moore sworn in as 1st Black governor of Maryland
Congressman Hank Johnson discusses his role in the nation's progress

Opinions and Editorials

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Tyre Nichols death shows how the blue code of silence persists among officers of all colors
City of Atlanta ignored outcry against spending $90M on 'Cop City'
Damar Hamlin and how the traumatic event could affect others mentally
Kanye West is fixated on dating White women
UnTILL I die … a think piece on the film 'TILL' and Black men in America


Amber Sherman
Memphis activist Amber Sherman calls for change and police reform
Tiffany Haddish responds after trolls demand she not be cast in 'Girls Trip 2'
Stepfather, brother of Tyre Nichols share emotional messages before funeral
3 Detroit rappers have gone missing (video)
Brother of the late Stephon Clark offers support to Tyre Nichols' family


NeNe Leakes addresses whether her son is gay or not (videos)
Blueface and Chrisean Rock reportedly get married
T.J. Holmes' and Amy Robach's futures at ABC have been decided
Ray J reconciles with his wife Princess on his birthday (photo, video)
Saweetie will guest star in an episode of 'Bel Air'


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Michael B. Jordan makes fun of his breakup with Lori Harvey (video)
T.I. auditioned for 'Drumline' but didn't want drum lessons
'Black Panther: Wakanda Forever' to be released on DVD, Blu-ray
Andrew Callaghan expresses the Black community's perspective on Jan. 6 attack
'Maybe, Next Christmas' focuses on the power of friendship

Beauty & Hair

Chari Monet shares how content creation helped build her makeup artistry brand
Rihanna drops a new Fenty Beauty set ahead of her Super Bowl performance
Esthetician Rosalind Michelle wants everyone to have healthy, vibrant skin
Coils to Locs provides wigs for women with medical hair loss
Celebrity men are making colorful hair the latest trend