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  • Watch Janelle Monáe’s Adorably Emotional Reaction To Grammy Nomination December 11, 2018
    Janelle Monáe teared up live on air when she heard that her latest album, “Dirty Computer,” was nominated for the Grammy Award for album of the year. The R&B star and actress was on the set of “CBS This Morning” on Friday to assist co-host Norah in presenting the 2019 Grammy nominees. Monáe’s emotional reaction was […]
    NY Magee,
  • No Jail Time For Ex-Baylor Student Accused Of Sex Assault December 11, 2018
      DALLAS (AP) — A Texas judge has accepted a plea bargain that allows a former Baylor University student accused of raping a woman at a fraternity party to avoid serving jail time, marking at least the third time the judge has approved probation for men accused of sexually assaulting Baylor students. Judge Ralph Strother’s […]
  • Omari Hardwick Pays Tribute To ‘Power’ Crew Member Killed On Set December 11, 2018
    A 63-year-old crewmember on the Starz series “Power” was killed early Monday after being struck by a car in New York. According to Deadline, longtime production assistant – Pedro Jimenez – was setting up parking cones for a Brooklyn location shoot when he was fatally struck by an SUV around 4:30AM EST Monday morning. The crew […]
    NY Magee,
  • Oscar Grant’s Family Requests To Have Fruitvale BART Station Named After Him December 11, 2018
    Almost 10 years ago, Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old black man, was shot and killed by a Bay Area Rapid Transit officer in Oakland, Calif., on New Year’s Day. With the anniversary of his death approaching, Grant’s family is asking for BART and the city of Oakland to recognize him by renaming the station where he […]
    Jamai Harris
  • Ty Dolla $Ign Faces Up To 15 Years In Prison For Felony Drug Charges December 11, 2018
    Ty Dolla $ign has been indicted on multiple drug charges including felony possession of cocaine, felony possession of THC and misdemeanor possession of less than 1 ounce of weed, according to court documents obtained by TMZ. The charges stem from being arrested in Fulton County, GA for allegedly possessing cocaine and marijuana while heading to a concert in Atlanta. […]
    NY Magee,
  • Nicki Minaj’s Rumored New Boyfriend Served Prison Time For Manslaughter December 11, 2018
    Nicki Minaj can’t stop showing off her alleged new boyfriend Kenneth Petty and she seemed to confirm or play up the relationship rumors over the weekend by sharing a series of photos and videos of the two celebrating her 36th birthday while on vacation. “Did you ever make it out of that town where nothing ever happens? […]
    NY Magee,
  • Doctor Took Pics Of Sex Abuse; Now Patients Seek Their Whereabouts December 11, 2018
    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Former patients of a doctor accused of molesting children at Rockefeller University Hospital for decades are demanding to know what happened to photos they say the physician took while the abuse was occurring. The physician, Reginald Archibald, worked at the New York City hospital from 1948 to 1982 as an endocrinologist […]
  • Michelle Obama Adds Ohio Book Tour Stop December 11, 2018
      Former First Lady (and forever first lady for many) Michelle Obama has been touring the U.S. on an amazing #IAMBECOMING book tour for her memoir ‘Becoming’ and just added an Ohio stop!  In a social media post, Mrs. Obama states that she is adding dates for cities that she missed on the first round.  […]
    Nia Noelle
  • Loni Love And Sherri Shepherd On Kevin Hart’s Oscar Controversy [Video] December 11, 2018
    On Monday, Dec. 10, the hosts of The Real discuss Kevin Hart stepping down as host of the Academy Awards over previous tweets against the LGBTQ community. Co-host Loni Love shares her views as a comic and says she thinks Hart should have taken a “step up,” instead of a step down. Love said: As a comic, I think all of […]
    Fisher Jack,
  • Man Who Killed Newlywed During Robbery Set To Die In Texas December 11, 2018
    HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate was set to die by lethal injection Tuesday evening for the fatal shooting more than 25 years ago of a newlywed who was attacked as he and his wife walked on a jogging trail. Alvin Braziel Jr. would be the 24th inmate put to death this […]