Sunday, December 5, 2021

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By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) The National Newspaper Publishers Association lost one of its own this week with the death of Bernal E. Smith II, publisher of The New Tri-State Defender and a well-respected member of the NNPA. Mr....
(Photo: Anna Webber/Getty Images for Dove Awards/Instagram)Gospel artist James Hall is filing a lawsuit against a jilted bishop who he claims got the wrong idea when Hall tried to show Christian fellowship.Hall said that when he helped Pentecostal Bishop Jeffrey...
(Getty Images)Gilbert Arenas is body-shaming Lupita Nyong’o. Again.The former Golden State Warrior took to Instagram to comment on a picture of Nyong’o at a Mexican beach. Most of the comments were celebrating her beauty, but Arenas compared her to...
Terry Crews took to Twitter Tuesday to say that the whole Harvey Weinstein situation is giving him post-traumatic stress disorder. You may be asking yourself why, but in a series of 16 tweets, Crews explains that women are not...
(Photo: Instagram/Timothy Norman)North Little Rock police officer Tommy Normanis known for posting videos on social media while he is on duty showing positive interactions with the community.He has received support after helping a pregnant homeless woman and her baby,...
By Tony Jones, Special to The New Tri-State Defender ...
Jermaine Jackson, 61, and his girlfriend Maday Velázquez, 23, hit up Cannes recently for the premiere of Sofia Coppola’s civil war film The Beguiled. Not only did people wonder about Jackson’s relationship with the young Cuban model, but...
LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff’s deputy is out of a job after officials say he waved his firearm and stun gun while quoting lines from Denzel Washington’s character in “Training Day,” a movie about a corrupt law...
A recent interview with comedian DeRay Davis proves that not all pedophiles are men. The comedian recently went on Vlad TV and said he lost his virginity at 11 years old in a threesome with two 30-year-olds who were...
LeBron James might be the most beloved and recognized black man in America today. He is arguably the best basketball player ever to grace the court and easily one of the most charitable sports stars ever to donate a...