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Rihanna, Lupita Nyong’o to Star in Ava DuVernay Directed Film

Film that stemmed from viral meme reportedly in the works

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Rihanna, Lupita Nyong’o to Star in Ava DuVernay Directed Film

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The Reason Behind, ‘Don’t You Bring No White Girl Home!’

Entertainment & Culture / By Aramide Tinubu

Yara Shahidi’s ‘Black-ish’ Spin-Off Finally Has A Title

On this day

...1921

On this day in 1921, “Shuffle Along” the first black musical comedy, opened in New York City.

Michael B. Jordan

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Michael B. Jordan’s Home Reportedly Invaded by Burglars

BY #teamEBONY

Creed actor, Michael B. Jordan, is reportedly the latest celebrity victim of home invasion. TMZ reports the star had his San Fernando Valley home broken into... [read more]

Beyoncé, Jay Z Still ‘Shining’ at Carter Push Party

Love & Sex / Marriage

Beyoncé, Jay Z Still ‘Shining’ at Carter Push Party

BY #teamEBONY

It wasn’t a baby shower. It was a “Carter Push Party!” Over the weekend, superstar entertainers Beyoncé and Jay Z showed the world that... [read more]

University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

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University of Maryland Stabbing Death Investigated as Hate Crime

by #teamEBONY

The FBI and local authorities are looking into whether the fatal stabbing of a Black college student who was killed while visiting the University... [read more]

White Privilege: Man Allegedly Drugs, Rapes Sister, Gets Slap on the Wrist

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White Privilege: Man Allegedly Drugs, Rapes Sister, Gets Slap on the Wrist

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A White California man who allegedly drugged then raped his 16-year-old sister was sentenced to three years with all but 240 days suspended in... [read more]

NAACP Reportedly Expected to Dismiss Cornell William Brooks as President

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NAACP Reportedly Expected to Dismiss Cornell William Brooks as President

BY #teamEBONY

The national board of the NAACP is expected to vote to dismiss its president, The New York Times reports. Cornell William Brooks has occupied the position... [read more]

Find Out What This Harvard Student Did to Graduate with Honors

Entertainment & Culture / Art

Find Out What This Harvard Student Did to Graduate with Honors

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A Harvard University senior is feeling good after receiving an A-, and an honors degree for his debut rap album. Obasi Shaw is the... [read more]

MS Teens Face Capital Murder Charges in 6-Year-Old’s Killing

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MS Teens Face Capital Murder Charges in 6-Year-Old’s Killing

by #teamEBONY

Three Mississippi teens have been charged with killing a 6-year-old boy after stealing a vehicle he was left in. KTLA reports that Kingston Frazier was... [read more]

Star Power: Kobe Bryant’s Retweet Saves Class From Taking Final Exam

Entertainment & Culture / Celebrities & Notables

Star Power: Kobe Bryant’s Retweet Saves Class From Taking Final Exam

by #teamEBONY

When it comes to school, final exams show just how much information you’ve retained over the school year. It also shows how much a... [read more]

How ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Samira Wiley Pampers Her Wife

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How ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Samira Wiley Pampers Her Wife

by #teamEBONY

In March, actress Samira Wiley, married her longtime girlfriend and Orange is the New Black writer Laura Morelli in a beautiful, yet low-key ceremony. Wiley took... [read more]

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