Michael Jordan is now officially a billionaire, according to Forbes

Michael Jordan Joins Billionaire Club

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Forbes estimated back in June that Jordan, 52, had joined the ranks of the billionaires after increasing his stake in the Charlotte… Read More

Netflix Makes Another Bigscreen Splash With ‘Beasts of No Nation’

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In a move to bolster its awards season status, Netflix has bought worldwide rights to Cary Fukunaga’s African war drama “Beasts… Read More

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President Obama paid tribute to a baseball hero on Sunday, the late Chicago White Sox star Minnie Minoso. "For South Siders… Read More

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It took Dutchess Lattimore nearly twenty years before discovering that she possessed the skills to become a tattoo artist. The star… Read More

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Kanye West Unveils Name of His New Album Kanye West is under oath to deliver dopeness. Starting with the… Read More

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Anthony Mason, a longtime NBA player who helped the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, has died at the age of 48. A Knicks… Read More

Brownstone's Charmayne Maxwell dies, aged 46

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Charmayne “Maxee” Maxwell of R&B group Brownstone has died following a freak accident. Her family has confirmed her… Read More

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