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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Four Minneapolis police officers who were involved in the arrest of a Black man who died in police custody were fired Tuesday after a bystander’s video showed the man pleading that he could not breathe as a...
Kelly Price has a heart filled with gratitude. The 47-year-old Friend of Mine singer is releasing new music, preparing for the premiere of season two of her hit show, American Soul, and cherishing her supportive fan base—who have provided shelter...
Jimmy Cobb, a percussionist and the last surviving member of Miles Davis’ 1959 “Kind of Blue” groundbreaking jazz album which transformed the genre and sparked several careers, died Sunday. His wife, Eleana Tee Cobb, announced on Facebook that her husband...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Sunday further limited travel from the world’s coronavirus hotspots by denying entry to foreigners coming from Brazil, which is second to the U.S. in the number of confirmed cases. Trump had already banned...
President Donald Trump threatened Monday to pull the Republican National Convention out of North Carolina if the state’s Democratic governor doesn’t immediately sign off on allowing a full-capacity gathering in August despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Trump’s tweets about the upcoming RNC...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar’s metamorphosis from refugee to the first Somali-American in Congress has been well-documented. Now, Omar is out with a new memoir that offers her own spin on her path to prominence, starting with...
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Joe Biden made his first in-person appearance in more than two months on Monday as he marked Memorial Day by laying a wreath at a veterans park near his Delaware home. Since abruptly canceling a...
Several of Hollywood's biggest celebrities came together virtually on Sunday to celebrate the life of Andre Harrell, who tragically passed away earlier this month. Jamie Foxx touched viewers and celebrity friends alike with this heartfelt words about the famed music...
For decades, interracial relationships in Hollywood were rarely, if ever, seen. When pairings did grace our screens, such as in 1957's Island in the Sun, the pairing was almost always limited to a person of color and a white...
The last episode dropped us off with an avoided encounter between Issa and Molly. Issa pulled up to her favorite Ethiopian spot for some takeout and Molly was perched at the counter, doing the exact same thing. You know,...
Big Boi and London Brown are taking on some of soul music's biggest icons in American Soul season two and they couldn't be more excited. The OutKast rapper and the Ballers actor sat down with theGrio to dish on their...
We’re three months into this era’s most devastating crisis and there is no end in plain view. It’s the hard truth. What does that mean? The reality is that there will be no “going back” to how things were...
Former Vice President Joe Biden has issued an apology after he sparked outrage for suggesting that African American voters torn between him and Donald Trump "ain't Black." READ MORE: Biden advisor Symone Sanders says ‘Breakfast Club’ comments ‘were in jest’ The...
Brandon Carr has made a name for himself playing for the Dallas Cowboys, the Baltimore Ravens and the Kansas City Chiefs, but now the NFL cornerback is tackling a new challenge: youth literacy. READ MORE: Study finds Black students are...
A senior advisor for Joe Biden is clarifying his controversial comments on The Breakfast Club after the presidential hopeful implied that African American voters considering Donald Trump "ain’t Black.” READ MORE: Biden tells Charlamagne ‘you ain’t Black’ if you’re torn...
ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) — A high school football player designated as a star recruit for colleges by ESPN is accused of trying to kill his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend. READ MORE: High school football coach fired for allegedly telling players to ‘stop acting Black’ Luke...
Since riding up on Molly with a goon squad wasn’t an option, Issa did the next best thing -- she gave herself the emotional space to re-center and recharge after her big fight with Molly. In Sunday’s episode of...
Korey Felder wants people to know that the coronavirus pandemic may have changed things, but Atlanta's nightlife is here to stay. The OAK Atlanta owner, who has built his career facilitating events for artists like Cardi B, Ludacris and Bobby...
Lana Del Rey is learning the hard way that you should never come for Beyoncé (or her Beyhive). The Young and Beautiful singer became the No.1 trending topic on Twitter on Thursday morning after she claimed that Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj,...
Nineties star Maia Campbell was among 44 people arrested on Sunday after police broke up a street racing event in Atlanta. READ MORE: Maia Campbell’s viral videos are no laughing matter The 43-year-old actress, who is best known for her role...