Monday, July 4, 2022

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By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Bill Cosby has hired former Michael Jackson attorney Tom Mesereau to lead his defense team going into the November retrial of the comedian’s sexual assault case. Mesereau, who will be joined by Kathleen Bliss...
(Photo: Twitter/ESPN)On Monday morning, ESPN revealed its 2017 Body Issue cover stars: NFL running back Ezekiel Elliott and Danish tennis champion Caroline Wozniacki.Elliot’s cover made quite the splash, both literally and figuratively, as Twitter, especially male Twitter, was upset at seeing Elliot...
(Photo: FaceApp)FaceApp has pulled its most recent filter, which allowed users to change the race of their images, after getting intense backlash for what many called “digital blackface.”The filter, which launched on Wednesday, allowed users to chose from four...
by Brianna Smith-Herman -- Adolph Robert Thornton Jr. – known to most as rapper Young Dolph – now is known as yet another fatality in a struggle against gun violence that is testing the resolve of murder-marred Memphis. The 36-year-old rapper...
The story of Switch, the group that paved the way for the group DeBarge with sibling harmonizers Bobby and Tommy DeBarge, is a story as much about the journey for self-love as it is about their ability to seduce...
By Julianne Malveaux (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) was the first member of the Congressional Black Caucus to leave his job after the “MeToo” hashtag galvanized women to speak up about sexual misconduct, harassment and more. Too bad...
(Photo: Vanity Fair)Serena Williams posed nude for the August cover of Vanity Fair, opening up about her pregnancy as well as her relationship with fiancée Alexis Ohanian.The pictures, taken by celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz, feature the tennis star posing nude and showing...
(Photo: Twitter)Attorney Monique Pressley was on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show and schooled him on race in America during a discussion about U.S. congresswoman Maxine Waters.“I don’t even know that she’s held up as a fountain of wisdom on racism...
(FaceApp)FaceApp is under fire after releasing a new filter that changes the ethnicity of your photos.The options under the filter are: white, black, Asian, and Indian.While the app itself has been popular for giving users the ability to play...
(Photo: YouTube)Dawn Richardis spreading her wings in the film world to see if she can translate her success in music into more aspects of the entertainment industry.The former Danity Kane and Diddy Dirty Money member will be playing the lead...