The foods you choose to eat for lunch each day affect your health and wellness. Many of us are busy during the day so we end up eating fast food that are convenient, but are often poor in nutrition. Don’t make the mistake of eating lunches that are high in sodium, fat, and sugar – […]

Ladies, we all have that little black dress that is perfect for any occasion. But just in case you’ve gained a few pounds, and need to lose them, here are 6 dieting tips to help you slip into that sexy black dress again this year! Tip#1: Eat Fruits And Veggies Fruits and vegetables are packed […]

New York– A court battle over the health and financial affairs of R&B icon Etta James has revealed that the ‘At Last’ singer is gravely ill with leukemia and is suffering from dementia, The Press-Enterprise reports.

It goes without saying that Kanye West, who celebrated a birthday yesterday, is one of hip-hop’s greatest producers.

Tyrese Gibson recorded a tribute version of “Somebody Loves You Back” for legendary singer Teddy Pendergrass. Tyrese had a very special relationship with Pendergrass and considered him a father figure. Take a listen: Tyrese Gets His Christmas Wish, Spends Time With Daughter [VIDEO] VIDEO: Tyrese Pays Tribute To Teddy Pendergrass

If “Boyz N The Hood” should be remembered for anything, let it be for its exposure to a side of Los Angeles few living outside of the area were aware. The streets of South Central, Los Angeles and Compton were already getting a soundtrack due to the success of rap groups like N.W.A, but in […]

Become a mentor, a little time from you will change a child’s life forever.  Check out mentors in the Greater Richmond, Tri-cities and across the nation who are changing kids’ lives for the better. www.campdiva.org, www.thealbchildsafetyfoundation.com www.manterfly.org www.bigbrobigsis.com www.nationalmentoringmonth.org www.youngmindsinc.community.officelive.com www.brothertobrothermotivation.com

In his seminal work, Race Matters, Dr. Cornel West questions matters of economics and politics, as well as addressing the crisis in Black leadership. The book was written in 1993, but many of its themes are salient today. His scholarship has come to be recognized globally and West, himself, is known for his combination of […]

WASHINGTON D.C. Black sorority, Delta Sigma Theta has celebrated its 98th Founder’s Day. Delta Sigma Theta was founded in 1913 at Howard University by 22 female students. Delta Sigma Theta has a history of political activism dating since the women’s suffrage movement when they marched in the 1918 Women Suffrage March in Washington D.C. The […]

After breaking the record for the first female solo artist in UK chart history to achieve number one singles in five consecutive years, Rihanna just shared some exciting news to her fans via Twitter: Rihanna, Nicki, Willow, Bey & More Nominated For NAACP Image Awards Rihanna Reconciled With Former Drug Addict Father Over The Holidays […]

President Obama addresses nearly 14,000 people at the University of Arizona in Tucson, calling for unity and service in the wake of the shooting on Saturday. The president also relayed the good news that, earlier today, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords has opened her eyes for the first time since being shot. President Obama And First Lady, […]

DETROIT – A month after surgery in Detroit for an undisclosed ailment, Aretha Franklin says her health is “superb.” Franklin called in to Wednesday’s installment of “The Wendy Williams Show,” telling the host she was relaxing at a casino hotel in her hometown and hopes to begin traveling soon, saying she’ll be “looking for a […]