olympics

Angel Rice says that her dream is to compete in the Olympics. She credits her mom for teaching her everything she knows.

https://twitter.com/ElaineWelteroth/status/733709580115542018 Teen Vogue is breaking barriers. The publication has hired its first Black editor-in-chief. On Thursday, Teen Vogue announced that Elaine Welteroth has been appointed editor-in-chief. The role was formerly held by Amy Astley. “Elaine, Marie and Phil are fearlessly at the forefront, inspiring young trendsetters with their sophisticated take on emerging fashion, beauty and […]

The 20-year-old's return to the podium is her first win before the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro this August. Douglas finished strong, earning a score of 60.165 during the competition.

The Arizona State University basketball program is known for its well thought-out and bizarre "Curtain of Distraction" antics that cause the opposing team to miss shots, and Michael Phelps joining in on the fun only upped the ante.

The first trailer for the Jesse Owens is out, and though it’s just 15 seconds, it looks powerful. Race is centered around track-and-field star Jesse Owens…

Photo compliments of the Ashland Strawberry Festival! RICHMOND, Va. (RADIO ONE KISS FM): Richmond’s Bacon Festival is back Sunday, June 8th, from 11am – 5pm at the 17th Street Farmer’s Market, Shockoe Bottom, more than 30 Richmond restaurants and food trucks will serve up their creations from deep fried bacon to bacon fried drinks. New this […]

Richmond Police Department Partners with Richmond Public Schools to light the way for Special Olympics Virginia. Local officers and students will take to the streets Friday in support of Special Olympics Virginia. The Richmond Police Department’s current academy class, led by Richmond Police Chief Tarasovic, and a group of local Richmond Public Schools students will […]

Do hip-hop and the 2014 Olympics have a connection? According to HeadKrack there is. Listen to Hip-Hop Spot in the audio player to find out how hip-hop is inspiring…

Front and center at the winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia are five black athletes who could, individually, make more Olympic black history. Beginning with…

One of the gold medals belonging to Olympic medalist Jesse Owens has been auctioned for $1.46 million. Owens won the medal in the 1936 games…

Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner Kersee is one of the greatest athletes of our time, and now that she’s retired from track and field she…