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While Barack’s away, Michelle will play.Earlier, TheGrio.com reported that former President Barack Obama is traveling through Africa – his first trip to the continent since leaving the White House. And now, we’re learning that the former first lady is...
 Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned Saturday before Parliament after a plan to raise gas prices sparked violent and deadly protests, news organizations are reporting.Lafontant offered his resignation as Parliament prepared to host a vote of no confidence,...
 A new nightclub in downtown Charleston, S.C., is getting the viral social media treatment after allegedly trying to take its patrons back to the Jim Crow era. Deco Nightclub has received hundreds of one-star reviews after social media users...

From his thesis project as an NYU film student, Joe’s Bed-Stuy Barbershop: We Cut Heads, to the location of his 40 Acres and a Mule production company, filmmaker Spike Lee has long been an ambassador to Brooklyn.Now, Uber car...
 A lot of people like to wonder out loud or with friends and family what they’d do if they won the lottery. Well, a Nova Scotia woman has no doubts and is very clear on that issue.Barb Reddick is...
Comedian and actor Yvette Nicole Brown has been named interim guest host of Talking Dead and a preview special of The Walking Dead season nine, AMC has announced. The announcement comes in the wake of AMC’s “assessment” of host...

 Dwayne The Rock Johnson told TV’s Andy Cohen last week that he is not speaking with his The Fast and the Furious costar Tyrese Gibson and also addressed his reported beef with actor Vin Diesel.Regarding Gibson, the 46-year-old Johnson...
 For the first time since he left the White House, former U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Africa on Sunday for a trip to visit with family and to meet with officials.Obama stopped in Kenya, birthplace of his late...
The latest police-involved fatal shooting of a Black man prompted a crowd on Chicago’s South Side to face off with police well into Saturday night.The Saturday afternoon encounter erupted when police officers noticed Harith Augustus, 37, with a bulge...

The latest episode in the hit series White people angry at Black people living while Black stars a CVS employee the Internet has dubbed #CouponCarl“Carl,” whose real name is Morry Matson, called the Chicago police after Camilla Hudson, a...
A church-going 89-year-old grandmother on her way home from Sunday service asked if she could use a gas station bathroom and was turned away, reports WBTV.The church van Evelyn Redic was riding in after church in Charlotte, North Carolina...
Meek Mill’s legal team wants Judge Genece Brinkley removed from his case once and for all, and last week filed paperwork asking the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to make it happen, reports the Philly Tribune.Mill’s lawyers have tried to get...
Model Melyssa Ford is alive but was involved in a horrific car crash with an 18-wheeler that left her with a fractured skull and bleeding on the brain, reports Essence. Ford’s friends, including former Real Housewives of Atlanta castmate Claudia...
 Destiny Brannon was so proud of the fact that she earned bragging rights for being at the top of her class at DeSoto High School in Texas but her joy turned to sorrow when the school said she ultimately...
The parents of a black teen say he was harassed, called the n-word and had rocks chucked at him while on a Boy Scouts camping trip at Camp Woodruff in north Georgia, reports AL.com.The boy’s parents are Ethiopian immigrants...
Extra host A.J. Calloway is the latest celebrity to be named in a sexual assault case after author and activist Sil Lai Abrams accused him specifically of sexual assault and music mogul Russell Simmons of rape.Calloway denies the claim and...
The attorney for Anthony Green who was gunned down by a white Georgia cop said Kingsland Police Officer Zechariah Presley hunted Green down “like an animal,” reports CBS News.The Georgia police officer has been charged with voluntary manslaughter after...
After Damon Dash slammed filmmaker Lee Daniels last week in a very public and awkward confrontation over $2 million he lent to him, Daniels told TMZ that he would make good and pay Dash back for his investment.--Damon Dash...
A suspect accused of the brutal machete killing of 15-year-old Lesandro (Junior) Guzman-Feliz claims he wasn't present and another denies he delivered the fatal blows that slaughtered the teen in a case of mistaken identity, reports the NY Daily...
 Time’s up for the haters who have threatened Rep. Maxine Waters.The fiery Congresswoman is fired up and fighting back, launching a scorching clapback against Donald Trump while shaking a fist at those who made threats against her life urging...