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Rebekah Aladdin

BLACK GLAM: Rebekah Aladdin on beautifying Black Hollywood

Johnny Wright is back with another installment of Black Glam and this time, he is sitting down with celebrity makeup artist, Rebekah Aladdin, to...
Dee Dee Kelly

BLACK GLAM: Celebrity makeup artist DeeDee Kelly on beautifying Black Hollywood

Johnny Wright is back with a new episode of Black Glam where he will takes us inside the world of celebrity styling and shares...
Brea Stinson

BLACK GLAM: Costume designer Brea Stinson reveals how she built her enviable empire

Black Glam is back with another installment and this time, celebrity stylist Johnny Wright sits down with costume designer to the stars, Brea Stinson to find to how she built her enviable empire. ...

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It looks like Raz B is kicking off the new year with more drama. According to reports, the B2K member was arrested for DUI on Wednesday morning in Burbank, California and it's just another thing to add to his long...
HBO just announced the premiere date for season 4 of Insecure and it turns out Issa Rae will be back on our small screens sooner than we thought. Rae and her costars Yvonne Orji, Jay Ellis, Natasha Rothwell, Amanda Seales, Kendrick...

Living

Chicago School Bus

Mother sues Franklin County Board of Education for racial discrimination

After witnessing the silence towards her son’s continuous racial bullying at school in Franklin County, ...
Beyonce thegrio.com

Beyoncé teases fans with videos and sneak peeks of IVY PARK x Adidas collaboration

Earlier this week, Beyoncé dropped a series of Instagram posts and a teaser video revealing the highly anticipated new IVY PARK x Adidas clothing line that will be released on January 18th.
Billy Porter

PHOTOS: Kerry Washington, Eddie Murphy, Billy Porter and more SHINE at the Golden Globes

Hollywood's brightest stars sparkled on the red carpet at the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Stars...
Kenya

Black Chicago man and other people of color, come forward, to call out clergy abuse

While very little has been done to aptly investigate and penalize predator priests, far less has been done to help vindicate victims of clergy abuse, especially those of color.
Cory Booker thegrio.com

Senator Cory Booker’s presidential campaign raised $6.6M in Q4 – the largest collection raised to date

It was revealed that Senator Cory Booker had raised $6.6M in Q4, the largest sum Booker has collected during his presidential campaign to date.

Sports

Rocky Johnson theGrio.com

Hall of Fame Wrestler Rocky Johnson, father of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has died

Hall of Fame Wrestler Rocky “Soul Man” Johnson who made history in the WWE and the father of actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, has died.
Antonio Brown theGrio.com

Hollywood Florida police say they are through with Antonio Brown

Florida police are tired of the disrespect that star NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown gives to the officers that they are returning his donation check
WNBA

Historic bargaining agreement raises WNBA salaries

Six-figure salaries. Paid maternity leave. This is the new WNBA, thanks to a groundbreaking collective bargaining agreement.
Cari Champion

Cari Champion exits ESPN after 7 years: “It’s time to leave”

ESPN host Cari Champion has announced her decision to leave ESPN after seven years with...
Serena Williams

Serena Williams nabs first title since having her daughter three years ago

The winner of 23 Grand Slams is proving that motherhood and career can be matched now that she's got the win at the ASB Classic in New Zealand, leading up to the Australian Open

Business

6 tips about managing your money that will set your 2020 on fire

If you're ready to make some real money moves in 2020, follow these six financial goals starting this January to take you all the way to the bank.
Suge Knight thegrio.com

Hasbro toy company announces Death Row Records ownership after Suge Knight appoints Ray J to run it

The legendary toy company, Hasbro, is officially the proud owner of Death Row Records - the iconic west coast music label once associated with artists Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre and the late, great 2Pac.
50 Cent thegrio.com

50 Cent slams Comcast CEO for ‘f*cking up’ ‘Power’ by dropping Starz

50 Cent blasted Comcast Corp. and its CEO over the reported removal of the Starz network from the company's lineup, which carries his show 'Power'
curtis symonds thegrio

Corporate executive, Curtis Symonds, launches new app that can potentially change the game for Black college athletes at HBCUs

Curtis Symonds, CEO of HBCU Network, wants to educate people on the value of HBCUs while providing Black student athletes with a national platform to get the exposure they deserve.

Jacksonville Jaguars owner buys majority stake in Black News Channel

The Black News Channel, a new Tallahassee-based cable news network launching on November 15, is being backed by Pakistani-American billionaire Shahid “Shad” Khan, who owns the Jacksonville Jaguars.