The Nation Mourns the Death of Congressman and Civil Rights Legend Elijah Cummings

He stood up for the poor and the disadvantaged throughout urban America – but Elijah Cummings was principally the strong voice and political advocate for...

Tyler Perry Makes History With His New Film Studio

Oprah Winfrey, Beyonce, Jay Z,  Whoopie Goldberg, Ava DuVernay, Spike Lee, Will & Jada Smith and The Clintons were among the 800 guests at the grand opening gala of...

5 American Foods with African Origin

History of How African Diets Helped Create American Foods Some American foods and crops came to be during the slave trade era of the 1450s to the 1900s. Slaves...

Rihanna Opens Up About Her Decision To Not Perform In Last Year’s SuperBowl

In Rihanna’s recent cover story with Vogue, the singer confirmed she was taking a stand against the NFL. “I couldn’t dare do that. For what? Who gains from...

Mexican Senate Leader Says Marijuana Will Be Legalized This Month

The Senate leader of Mexico’s ruling party said that the lawmakers will vote on a bill to legalize marijuana for adult use by the end of the month. There are numerous...

Travis Scott’s Baby Mama Drama and Tyga Trolls him on the IG

  Tyga’s latest shoe choice sent the internet into a frenzy. The rapper posted a photo of himself leaning against a Ferrari to Instagram yesterday, but netizens...

Power Recap: Like Father, Like Son

Tariq Gets Exactly What He Wants — Guess Who Gives It to Him? There’s a scene in this week’s Power in which Ghost writes LaKeisha a fat check to tempt her to leave...

Millionaires say Real estate is still the best investment you can make today.

1. ‘Owning made me rich.’ “Buying real estate has made me rich — mostly through necessity, not by design. I bought my first itty-bitty studio after scraping...

#ThrowbackThursday Ice Cube “It Was A Good Day”

In 1993,  “It Was a Good Day” narrated a day in the life of  Ice Cube in  South Central. No one can forget the lyrics or the video to this song, and it is just as...

Mia X is Promoted to Professor of Hip Hop

Famed Female Rapper turned Professor Mia X is in the kitchen telling us about her great new role over some delicious Gumbo Wings. (Video is the Property of WWL)