Archive | January 2020

‘U Look Interesting’: Athlete Compares Black Teammate To A Monkey In Latest Racist Incident At High School — News One

Source: Susan Sheldon / EyeEm / Getty It seems one teen couldn’t contain her racist thoughts at a middle school in Charlotte, North Carolina. According to WBTV, a Black athlete at Ardrey Kell High School accused a white teammate of sending her a Snapchat message and a photo comparing her to a monkey. The Black…

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Did Kobe Bryant Have A Will? NBA Legend’s Death Highlights Estate Planning In Life — News One

While people have been wondering when Kobe Bryant’s funeral will be held, another question that has gone unanswered after his tragic death last weekend is whether the NBA legend died with having a last will and testament in place. With his mammoth net worth that made him one of the wealthiest athletes in the world,…

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Diddy Thought Beyonce Sent Him An Ivy Park Box & The Video Is Hilarious — 97.9 The Box

Source: Gabriel Olsen / GettyBeyoncé’s masterful marketing for her Ivy Park x Adidas collection led to the line being sold out in minutes. While it may be hard for the masses to get their hands on, she’s gifted it to some of her celebrity friends. We’re talking Meg Thee Stallion, La La, Kim Kardashian, Janelle…

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Beyoncé Shares Heartfelt Tribute to Kobe and Gianna Bryant — 97.9 The Box

Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty As the world comes to grips with the terrible tragedy that killed nine people, including NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his 13-year old daughter Gianna, Beyoncé joined the sea of celebrities who have began sharing heartfelt posts in remembrance of the world’s greatest hero. On Wednesday (Jan. 29) Beyoncé took…

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Black-Owned Bakery Aims To Cultivate Community Through Sweets — News One

While coming of age in New Jersey entrepreneur Craig Watson didn’t see many examples of Black business ownership. His stepfather—who owned a television repair shop—was the lone African American entrepreneur on Paterson’s Main Street during the 70s and 80s. Witnessing his stepfather break barriers within his community inspired Watson to step into entrepreneurship. Now, Watson…

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Police: 42-Year-Old Woman Found Dead Inside Car In Capitol Heights — CBS Baltimore

CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (WJZ) — Prince George’s County police are investigating after a woman was found dead inside of a car Thursday morning in Capitol Heights. The victim has been identified as Nika Dorsey of Greenbelt. Officers responded to the 8700 block of Ritchie Drive at 5:30 a.m. for a welfare check. Dorsey was found…

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Model Slick Woods On Her Chemo And Cancer: ‘My Legs And Left Hand Are Still Numb’ — Majic 102.3 – 92.7

Source: WENN/Avalon / WENNFenty model and LHHH reality star Slick Woods is giving her fans and followers an update on her cancer treatment. This week, the 23-year-old mother, who was diagnosed with stage 3 melanoma (skin cancer), posted a picture of herself in a wheelchair describing the effects of the chemotherapy she’s been receiving. READ…

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