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13 Of America’s Most Flourishing Black Women Honored In TIME ‘Firsts’ Project

by Zahara Hill

Icons such as Oprah Winfrey, Ava DuVernay, Shonda Rhimes are among the incredible Black women featured in the project. Read More

P. Diddy Surprises Cassie with Serenade on Her 31st Birthday

P. Diddy Surprises Cassie with Serenade on Her 31st Birthday

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P. Diddy and Cassie have been in this thing called love for a minute now, no matter how on- and off-again their relationship has... Read More

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Chance the Rapper Donates 30,000 Backpacks to Chicago Kids

by Shantell E. Jamison

Chance the Rapper is helping Chicago students in need. The Grammy Award-winning lyricist and social activist has teamed up with STATE Bags for back-to-school... Read More

{RECAP} EBONY’s 2017 Women Up Los Angeles Brunch

{RECAP} EBONY’s 2017 Women Up Los Angeles Brunch

by Lynn Cooper

EBONY in collaboration with global hospitality leader, Hilton recently saluted the achievements of Black women in sports during the “ Women Up ” brunch. The second event... Read More

Rihanna Gives Not One Ounce of A Damn About Her Body Shamers

Rihanna Gives Not One Ounce of A Damn About Her Body Shamers

by Shantell E. Jamison

Everyone knows not to come for Bad Gal Riri. But for the few who choose to ignore the memo, we thank you for your... Read More

Russell Simmons to be Honored at 27th Annual EMA Awards

Russell Simmons to be Honored at 27th Annual EMA Awards

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Award-winning producer, Russell Simmons will be honored with the Environmental Media Association’s (EMA) “Missions in Music Award” at this year’s ceremony. The event will... Read More

Survey: African-Americans Most Engaged with Bible

Survey: African-Americans Most Engaged with Bible

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African-Americans are more engaged with the Bible than any other group, according to a survey conducted by the American Bible Society. According to a... Read More

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Los Angeles Street to Be Named After Former President Obama

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A Los Angeles boulevard will soon bear the name of our nation’s 44th president. ABC reports that in honor of former President Barack Obama,... Read More

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Rihanna Just Used Twitter for a Really Dope Cause

by Shantell E. Jamison

Rihanna just used Twitter for a really cool thing. The Grammy Award-winning singer has been using her platform—and influence—to directly sent tweets to leaders... Read More

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NYC Mayor Honors Laverne Cox with Her Own Day

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New York Mayor Bill de Blasio honored Orange Is The New Black star Laverne Cox with her own official day. PEOPLE reports the 33-year-old actress was... Read More