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Dave Chappelle Didn’t Melt Down

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I just watched Dave Chappelle quit stand up. Out in the Comcast Theater in Hartford, Connecticut, shivering in the open air, I can’t… Read More

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Idris Elba's Luther Coming to The Big Screen?

by #teamEBONY

It is looking good for fans of hard-hitting British cop drama Luther, starring Idris Elba, with a possible big-screen outing… Read More

Miami Dolphins quarterback Gus Frerotte knocked unconscious during a game in 2005.

NFL's Concussion Settlement is Misleading and Dangerous

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The National Football League reached a settlement in the combined lawsuits of 4,500 former players: The NFL will pay out up to $766… Read More

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Whether hosting MSNBC's "NewsNation", guest-hosting "The Today Show," or anchoring NBC News and OWN's "Dateline," Tamron Hall… Read More

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Oh Azealia Banks, why can’t you keep your beef between a bun or with a side broccoli? The uber talented by ultra argumentative… Read More

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On the surface, two major events held this past weekend could not appear to be further apart. Separated… Read More

Miley Cyrus and Kanye West are reportedly making a remix of West's controversial single, "Black Skinhead."

Kanye West and Miley Cyrus to Work Together?

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File this under things that probably won’t end well: Kanye West has tapped Miley Cyrus for a collaboration. While pundits are… Read More

Gary Younge’s latest book “The Speech: The Story Behind Dr. Martin Luther King Dr.’s Dream.”

The Speech: The Story Behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream

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I am happy to join with you today on what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our… Read More

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James Blake Goes Out With a Bang


James Blake may never have won the US Open, but there is no question it was his tournament. If you wanted to pinpoint the moment… Read More

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From August 26 through September 28, the… Read More

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