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Boy Goes Missing In Brooklyn And Pops Up At His Grandmother’s House

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Reportedly, a boy from Brooklyn, New York, who went missing on January 16 and had not been seen or heard from since, had only been staying at his grandmother’s house, while his frantic mother, Tiffany Bryant and authorities were searching for him in vain. According to Bryant, her twelve-year-old son, Izayus was last seen over a week ago near a Kentucky Fried Chicken in Brooklyn, where she works. The 32-year-old…

Fallon’s First Tonight Show Guest? Will Smith

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By Connie K. Grier Will Smith is one of Hollywood’s trifectas, having the ability to share his gifts with the world through television, music and film.  So, he is definitely a safe bet on the inaugural evening of the new Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon as host.  Fallon and Smith will be joined by the band U2 on Fallon’s first night leading the show. As reported in The Grio.com, Fallon…

When You Heckle An Award-Winning Director, You’re Going To Be Punished

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By Daphne R The Golden Globe Awards turned out to be a night of great celebration for everyone associated with the film “12 Years a Slave”. After appearing to be snubbed all night at the Golden Globes, the film finally heard its name called for the top honor of Best Drama. Not everyone was thrilled to see the film’s British director, Steve McQueen take home the trophy, however. According to…

Pimp Gets 100 Years In Prison And Blames Nike

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By Daphne R Sirgiorgiro Clardy, a convicted pimp in Portland, Oregon has filed a $100 million lawsuit against Nike stating that the company should have included a warning label on his Air Jordans indicating that they could be used as a deadly weapon, according to an article that appeared in the Oregonian. Clardy, 26, was convicted for repeatedly stomping a man’s face for not paying one of his prostitutes back in…

Guess What Terrell Owens’ New Wife Does For A Living?

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By April Taylor Terrell Owens is no stranger to controversy, and while his recent headline grabbing news is not nearly the most controversial thing he has ever done, it is turning heads.  A report on Bossip.com is stating that Owens is engaged to a woman named Rachel Snider.  It is also reported that she works as a postal worker.  While some media outlets seem to be focusing on the woman’s…

Tyra Banks Takes Her Brand To Africa

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By Connie K. Grier Lights, Camera, Action…Click, Click, SNAP! The sounds preceding the entrance of beauty Tyra Banks, former model, has capitalized on the highs, lows joys and heartbreaks associated with being in the modeling interesting.  According to the news vehicle EuroWeb, Tyra will be launching the Next Top Model in Africa series in Africa. “ It’s about time someone recognizes the beautiful women overflowing in Africa,” stated Britney Walker, writer…

Actress from “Motown The Musical” Discusses Her Battle with Cancer

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By Dr. Sinclair Grey III “Earlier this year, Valisia LeKae made a splash on The Great White Way in what many thought was to be the role of her lifetime as Diana Ross in Motown The Musical. A little over six months after the Berry Gordy-produced show became one of Broadway’s biggest box-office hits of 2013, the Tony Award-nominated performer discovered she had ovarian cancer.” Clearly, this was something that…

L.A. Reid Sets It Straight on Twitter: He and TLC Are ‘Friends 4 Life’

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By Daphne R Rumors were circulating weeks ago that the popular girl group, TLC, had been dropped from Epic Records. TLC’s fan site is said to have noticed that after the airing of the group’s biopic movie, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story, that the group was not listed on Epic’s website and that the Epic logo had been removed from the group’s website as well. But in a tweet on November 25th,…

Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s Show ‘Instant Mom’ Renewed for Second Season

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By Lillian Armstead Good news came to the “Instant Mom,” starlet Tia Mowry-Hardrict when her sitcom which airs on Nickelodeon’s “Nick at Nite” show was renewed for another season reports, Christine Thomasos, a Christian Post Reporter.   If you remember – Tia and her identical twin Tamera Mowry-Housley both became television stars at a young age in the television sitcom, “Sister Sister.” Tia admits that she is on “cloud-nine” about the…

Tyler Perry Plans Auditions Aboard The Fantastic Voyage Cruise

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By Daphne R If you’re planning to step aboard Tom Joyner’s The Fantastic Journey 2014, you may be in for an added treat, especially if you’re an aspiring actor/actress. Tyler Perry has announced a special offering for the trip next year. He will be giving those cruise-goers aboard the ship a chance to audition for a role in an upcoming Tyler Perry project. At this time, Perry doesn’t know for…

Former Teammate Claims Donovan McNabb Bullied Him and Spread Vicious Lies

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Donovan McNabb has retired from the NFL, but finds that even after you leave the league, people are still going to have bones to pick.  The former quarterback has been accused by another former eagle of bullying and spreading false, vicious rumors. Offensive lineman Shawn Andrews says that McNabb told others that he was gay, which he says he is not.  When asked about the allegations, McNabb was clear in…

Kandi Burress Was Happy She Received the Same “Sucky Deal” as TLC

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By Daphne R Sometimes a story can have a different meaning when a different perspective is applied. One person can display a situation in a negative manner while another can take the same situation and get some good out of it, Have you ever experienced that? Kandi Burress, formerly of the girl group Xscape, claims their group received the same “sucky” record deal that the group TLC received as portrayed…

Beyoncé Allegedly Lost Opportunity to Play Princess Because She Refused to Audition

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by Barry Burch Jr. So the news is in – platinum recording artist Beyoncé was supposed to receive the role of Disney’s first-ever Black princess.  The only problem, they call her Queen B, not Princess B, and when she was asked to audition, she illustrated exactly what that means.  She did not audition and therefore she did not receive the role. The actress came out on top for the role of princess, despite so many…

Reality TV Star Says Jay-Z Cares Nothing for the Black Community

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Barneys and Jay-Z have been making headlines a lot lately since Barneys made the news for supposedly racially harassing two young African-Americans who brought expensive items at their store. Jay-Z recently joined the mix when it was said that he had a clothing line with the company that would launch this coming December. Many people said Jay-Z would straddle the fence before jumping ship with the company and many would…

Kelly Rowland’s Estranged Father Begs For Reconciliation

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Kelly Rowland is known as the affable member of Destiny’s Child who has recently enjoyed a great solo career. Kelly is normally pretty private and protective of her personal life. Many of her fans know that she spent a good chunk of her youth raised by the Knowles family. What many people may not know is that Kelly has endured a contentious relationship with her biological father. At a young…