Family of Little Bi-Racial Boy Who Survived Being Hanged, Raises Money to Move Away

*Just look at that face. Its hard to believe anyone would want to harm him; even a bunch of knuckleheads like the boys who decided to hang him. Thank goodness he can even hold his head up and smile today. But his family knows its going to be a long, hard road to recovery; even […]

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Knucklehead Teacher Suspended for Assigning Sixth-graders Homework with Kodak Black’s Explicit Lyrics

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*A Georgia middle school teacher has been suspended for giving her sixth-graders homework that featured violent and sexually suggestive lyrics by mumble “rapper” Kodak Black. One mother in particular, Crishana Wright, noticed her daughter Kalani’s homework featured lyrics from rapper A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie’s collabo with Kodak Black, titled “Drowning”. Kalani, left, […]

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Martina Big: White German Model Tells Maury ‘It’s Better to be Black'(WATCH)

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*EUR previously told you about white German model Martina Big who is making global headlines for for what she considers as transitioning into a black woman. A few months ago, she wrote on her Facebook page: “I have great news. I had done the next step in my transformation to a black woman. Yesterday I […]

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Jessica Williams Comedy Series Lands at Showtime After Reported Bidding War

*Showtime has emerged the winner in what Deadline.com is calling a “competitive situation” for a comedy series project from Jessica Williams (former “The Daily Show” correspondent) and indie filmmaker Jim Strouse, with Williams set to star. The pair, which also birthed the Netflix effort “The Incredible Jessica James,” will write and executive produce the Showtime comedy, which tells […]

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Beyonce and Jay-Z to Headline Benefit Concert for Hurricane Relief

*Dynamic duo Jay-Z and Beyonce will perform a rare joint concert next month to raise money for victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The show, expected to include several artists from Hov’s Roc Nation, will be held at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Tuesday, October 17. So far, no word on when tickets […]

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Janet Jackson’s Camp Downplays Jermaine Dupri Rekindling Rumors

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*Reports surfaced this week that newly-single Janet Jackson may be getting back together with her ex, Jermaine Dupri. Well, before that talk can pick up any more steam, a source tells E! News that folks can pump the breaks. “Jermaine and Janet have remained friends through all these years and never lost touch. They had […]

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Oprah Winfrey’s First ’60 Minutes’ Segment to Focus on Country’s Deep Political Divide

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*Oprah Winfrey will debut as a “60 Minutes” correspondent this Sunday (Sept. 24), and the long-running CBS newsmagazine says her stories will focus primarily on bridging the gap between the two coasts and Trump’s America. “She wants to do stories with an impact,” executive producer Jeff Fager tells The Hollywood Reporter. “And that’s what’s going […]

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University President Apologizes for Cotton Stalk Centerpieces at Dinner for Black Students

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*A university president has apologized after hosting a welcome dinner for African American students that featured decorations that some felt harkened back to the days of slavery and picking cotton. “Several students shared with me their concern about the material used for centerpieces which contained stalks of cotton, president Randy Lowry wrote in a statement […]

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‘I Knew There’d Be a Mixed Reaction’: Emmy Announcer Jermaine Fowler on the Backlash

*It was a no-brainer for CBS to tap Jermaine Fowler as the announcer of the 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, considering he stars in a sitcom for the network. But the “Superior Donuts” actor drew mixed reviews for his performance, with some finding his enthusiasm refreshing for an awards show, while others thought […]

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