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Janet Jackson Takes Public Transit For the First Time With Daddy Yankee (VIDEO)

Janet Jackson Takes Public Transit For the First Time With Daddy Yankee (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 22, 2018

For obvious reasons, Janet Jackson has never ridden public transportation in New York City. In celebration of her new single, “Made For Now,” the... Read More

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District Attorney to Stop Prosecuting Marijuana Possession to Address Racial Disparity

by Teddy Grant   May 17, 2018

A New York City district attorney announced that his office will mostly stop prosecuting people for possessing or smoking marijuana to address the racial... Read More

Brooklyn man stalked a pair of siblings in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Siblings Lied About Being Stalked By Older Man

by #TEAMEBONY   Oct 23, 2017

UPDATE: On Monday night, police announced the two Brooklyn siblings who claimed a man was stalking them fabricated the story.   Original Story: A New... Read More

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Cop Who Roughed Up Former Tennis Player James Blake is Now Suing Him

by Zahara Hill   Oct 04, 2017

How does this happen? Read More

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The Governors Ball Music Festival Set Times are Out!

by Diahann Williams   May 17, 2017

East Coasters! It is about that time to get your life together for the Governors Ball Music Festival. Set times have been released, let the planning begin. Read More

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

by Noel Cymone Walker   May 03, 2017

What do you get when you combine chic Brooklyn designs with NYC’s hottest rising artist? A blazin look book collection! Brooklynite Larissa Muehleder of Muehleder Designs,... Read More

#SceneGems: Indie Films Rocking The Festival Circuit

#SceneGems: Indie Films Rocking The Festival Circuit

by #TeamEbony   Apr 19, 2017

These indie flicks are ranking up applause on the festival circuit while introducing new voices to the creative space. Read More

Eric Garner’s Daughter Has A Few Words for NY Mayor

Eric Garner’s Daughter Has A Few Words for NY Mayor

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 09, 2016

It’s no secret that Eric Garner’s daughter thinks the city of New York could’ve done more for her father. Erica Garner has publicly spoken... Read More

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

by #teamEBONY   Aug 30, 2016

This month, representatives of Havana, Cuba came to Harlem, NY, to introduce the country’s rich tapestry of music, dance, art, and culture to audiences... Read More

Maya Angelou’s Art Collection Expected to Break Record

Maya Angelou’s Art Collection Expected to Break Record

by #teamEBONY   Sep 10, 2015

On September 15, 2015, the art collection of renowned Author and Poet Maya Angelou will go up for auction at the Swann Auction Galleries... Read More