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Barbara Elaine Smith, also known as B. Smith, has died.  She was 70. A Renaissance woman, Smith started her modeling career with Ebony Fashion Fair, and was the first Black model to be featured on the cover of Mademoiselle magazine in 1976. She was a restaurateur, author and a lifestyle guru. Her most recent book…

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Lamar Odom is a “walking miracle,” according to doctors. The 39-year-old former NBA star suffered 12 strokes and six heart attacks while in a coma following an overdose in 2015 and he has admitted everyone including himself is surprised he is still alive after the ordeal. Speaking to the Los Angeles Times newspaper he said: “My doctors…

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B. Smith, 64, has been missing since Tuesday at 8 p.m., according to her husband and business partner Dan Gasby, who made the report when she didn’t return to their Southampton (Long Island, NY) home. Smith, whose first name is Barbara, announced earlier this year she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. “I think the future’s going to be fine,”…

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Tameka “Tiny” Harris is mourning the loss of her father Charles Walter Pope. He passed away in his Atlanta, Georgia home at 76 after enduring a long battle with Alzheimer’s. A few years ago, Tiny hosted an Alzheimer’s benefit in Atlanta and was able to raise monies to go to research about the deadly disease. He was an original member…

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