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WATCH: Kevin Hart and Tiffany Haddish in hilarious new trailer for ‘Night School’

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A new trailer for Night School just dropped and we’re already bracing ourselves for the film’s debut. The film is based on a story written by its star, Kevin Hart, who will team up with longtime friend and Hollywood “It” girl Tiffany Haddish for the film based...

Who is Ja’Ron?: 3 things to know about the Black man in the White House

In case you haven’t heard, Ja’Ron Smith, special assistant to the President for Domestic Policy, is now the most senior Black aide on Trump’s staff. The news comes after Omarosa Manigault Newman‘s recent claims that she heard a tape of Donald Trump using the n-word,...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders apologizes for fake African-American jobs claim

We never thought the day would come, but Sarah Huckabee Sanders finally admitted she was wrong about something. The White House press secretary on Tuesday tweeted a correction after stating that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African-American workers as his predecessor Barack...

Idris Elba teases fans as James Bond rumors fly

With one simple tweet, Idris Elba fanned the James Bond flames even more. While current Bond actor Daniel Craig has at least one more film left, the British-born Elba has been rumored for years to be next in line to be Agent 007. If he...

Charlottesville’s Mayor Nikuyah Walker talks about the long road of hope and healing in her city

On August 11, 2017, a group of white supremacists—Neo-Nazis, alt-right, KKK members and others—marched by night across the leafy campus of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Brandishing flaming TIKI torches and chanting hateful slogans, the group of angry white men stoked fear and fury...

Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott calls national anthem protests inappropriate

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is going against the grain with his recent statement that kneeling during the national anthem at NFL games is not the right place to protest, the Star-Telegram reports. READ MORE: Omarosa warns Trump to ‘come clean’ before White House tell-all drops in August Prescott is...

Police drew guns on Ving Rhames at his California home after neighbor called 911

Actor Ving Rhames took to the airwaves on Friday to recall a disturbing incident when he said police held him at gunpoint in his own home after a neighbor called the police and claimed that was committing a robbery, PEOPLE reports. READ MORE: ‘Progress is not perfection!”: Michelle Williams feeling better...

Missing unpublished, secret chapter of Malcolm X’s autobiography finally found

Rare documents penned by both Malcolm X and writer Alex Haley have recently been sold at auction, which includes a unpublished section of the civil rights activist’s autobiography. Thursday, the New York Times reports that  the Guernsey’s auction house in Manhattan sold the 241-page draft manuscript to...

Grio Good News Report | Founders of DAO, Erin Patten and Will Marshall, are promoting healthy natural hair

Many Black women have spoken out about the backlash they’ve faced in workspaces when it comes to their natural hair. Erin Patten, the founder of hair care line DAO meaning Defy All Odds, knows all about that experience. After resigning and going through the motions of...

5 real-life love lessons from Mara Brock Akil’s buzzworthy TV Show, “Love Is____”

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Mara Brock Akil knows a thing or two about telling a good love story.  From her cult classic show, Girlfriends, to other must see TV shows like The Game, and Being Mary Jane, the writer, creator and producer just gets us.  Now she’s well on her way...