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Rihanna Parties *Hard* with Team Germany

by Cecily Michelle

Rihanna Parties with Germany After FIFA World Cup Win Germany took home the 2014 FIFA World Cup title against Argentina… Read More

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Was Broadway Not Ready for a 2Pac Play?

by Karu F. Daniels

If theatergoers were looking for Showboat or Ragtime, they were surely barking up the wrong tree when it came to… Read More

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Will LeBron Be the Cavaliers' Next Owner?

by Keith Reed

Is there any doubt left about LeBron James’ standing as the most important athlete in American sports? The 48 hours following… Read More


Karreuche Tran Talks Chris Brown on ‘Just Keke’

by #teamEBONY

Karreuche Tran, the girlfriend of hip-hop star Chris Brown, rumored to have split from Brown last week… Read More

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Photo of Lifetime's Whitney and Bobby Released

by The Root

Last week, the world got a glimpse of Yaya DaCosta as she put on her best Tyra Banks “smize” for her Whitney Houston… Read More

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8th Grade Heavy Metal Band Gets Deal from Sony

by #teamEBONY

Unlocking the Truth, a heavy metal band comprised of three 8th-graders from Brooklyn, has been signed to a two-album recording contract… Read More

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Pam Oliver Out at Fox

by #teamEBONY

Removing the well-regarded and well-connected Oliver from the No. 1 team, not to mention initially wanting her out of sideline reporting… Read More

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Walmart Sued by Tracy Morgan

by #teamEBONY

Tracy Morgan is suing Walmart over a New Jersey Turnpike accident that left one person dead and several people hospitalized, including… Read More

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Charles S. Dutton Fathers a ‘Comeback’ [INTERVIEW]

by Kweli I. Wright

A classically trained actor (he got his master’s at the Yale School of Drama), Charles Dutton has graced TV screens (remember… Read More

Emmys 2014: Is There Enough Room for THIS Many Black TV Stars?

Emmys 2014: Is There Enough Room for THIS Many Black TV Stars?

Black history was made yesterday as the 2014 Emmy Awards nominations were announced, acknowledging a record 11 African-American nominees… Read More

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