How The NFL Exploited A Child Abuser To Restore Its Brand

The NFL Used Adrian Peterson to Make Itself Look Better

by #teamEBONY

1. When talking or writing about the NFL's handling of the Adrian Peterson case, it's difficult to separate discussion of… Read More

Netflix Postpones a Bill Cosby Comedy Special as Fallout Mounts

Bill Cosby Special Postponed by Netflix

by #teamEBONY

Netflix is postponing a planned Bill Cosby comedy special as the comedian faces multiple allegations of sexual assault. "At… Read More

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So Let Derrick Rose Be

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When I first decided to write about Derrick Rose and some of the reaction to his reaction to his series of very serious knee injuries… Read More

Georgia Police Reopen Dwight Howard Child Abuse Investigation

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Georgia police have reopened a child abuse investigation of Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard, Cobb County police said on Tuesday… Read More

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Over the years, the funky divas of En Vogue have gone their separate ways… But on Lifetime’s An En Vogue Christmas… Read More

Listen: Bill Cosby Jokes About Putting a Drug in Women’s Drinks

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by The Root

Bill Cosby has had a difficult time trying to stay out of the public eye in recent weeks, and as more and more women come forward… Read More

Jaden and Willow Smith Shake Things Up

Jaden and Willow Smith Shake Things Up

by John Kennedy

Jaden Smith Drops CTV2 Album and Blows Your Mind in T Magazine Interview One month ago, Jaden… Read More

Union: Adrian Peterson to appeal ban

Adrian Peterson Suspended for Entire Season


Adrian Peterson has been suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season. The NFL announced its highly anticipated… Read More

Director Gina Prince-Bythewood on Beyond the Lights, Creating Great Chemistry, and Shooting Love Scenes

Gina Prince-Bythewood on Hollywood, Love Scenes

by #teamEBONY

So, is it true that you’ve been working on this film since 2007? It hurts every time I hear that. [Laughs.] The first… Read More

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Nia Riley, Pregnant!

by Stephanie Ogbogu

During last night’s episode of Love & Hip-Hop: Hollywood, we got to address Apryl’s mommy issues. Just after… Read More

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