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The Oscars Can't Solve Its Race Problem With Jokes

by Slate

All this joking in front of the curtain doesn’t make up for whatever’s going on behind it. And on an even larger scale… Read More

Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios sues Comcast for $20 billion

Byron Allen Sues Comcast For $20 Billion

by #teamEBONY

Television entrepreneur Byron Allen has filed a $20-billion racial discrimination lawsuit against cable giants Comcast Corp. and… Read More

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Kobe Confirms/Denies Retirement

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Kobe Confirms/Denies Retirement

by John Kennedy

Kobe Bryant Both Confirms and Denies Retirement Plans After Next Season The end of an era in Lakerland—and the NBA—is… Read More

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'Fashion Queen' Bevy Smith on the Best and Worst Oscar Fashions
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The one and only Bevy Smith shared her favorite--and least favorite--looks from last night's Oscars! Be sure to check her out on every Sunday… Read More

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Lupita Nyong'o to Star in Queen of Katwe

by The Washington Post

While the world was busy gawking at flawless human and walking pearl vessel Lupita Nyong’o Sunday night on the Oscars’… Read More

'Glory' Wins Best Original Song at Oscars, Brings Cast to Tears

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by #teamEBONY

"Glory," the emotional musical centerpiece about the civil rights movement from Selma, bested "Everything… Read More

Common, John Legend Score Oscar ‘Glory’! [PHOTOS]<br />

Common, John Legend Score Oscar ‘Glory’! [PHOTOS]

Last night’s 87th annual Academy Awards began with host Neil Patrick Harris joking about “honor[ing] Hollywood’s… Read More

Kehinde Wiley Paints Brooklyn Red [PHOTOS]

Kehinde Wiley Paints Brooklyn Red [PHOTOS]

Kehinde Wiley is a global art world megastar. What’s made him the distinguished artist he is comes from a synergy of exemplary… Read More

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NBA All-Star Weekend 2015 - Where Basketball & Branding Collide

by Cory Townes

“Cory, you’re going to cover All-Star Weekend.” There aren’t that better words a basketball fan could hear… Read More

Bobbi Kristina Reportedly Has Breathing Tube Removed

Bobbi Kristina Reportedly Has Breathing Tube Removed

by #teamEBONY

Almost three weeks after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub, Bobbi Kristina Brown is still fighting for her life. Doctors have… Read More

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