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Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga have been fairly quiet for a while, but new court documents show that there’s still some dissension between the two in their ongoing custody battle. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, Otunga, 39, is requesting financial support to pay for his home amid claims that he is owed the […]

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — A teacher in Florida says she was fired from her job after refusing to give students grades on homework that wasn’t turned in. WPTV reports Diana Tirado has been a teacher for years, but recently got a job at a new school teaching history to eighth graders. She said she assigned […]

Hypocrisy much?   Another day, another opportunity for Donald Trump‘s old Tweets to bite him in the a#%. Case in point: On Saturday #45 and his wife took their first international trip together as President and First Lady stopping off at Saudi Arabia. As they got off Air Force One there was one thing about Melania […]

LOS ANGELES – An Orange County family says they were recently kicked off a Los Angeles bound Delta Air Lines flight after they were asked to give up a seat their young child was using. Huntington Beach resident Brian Schear, who posted video of the April 23 incident on YouTube Wednesday, said he was on the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Earlier this month the Cleveland Community Police Commission asked Cleveland Police Patrolmen’s Association President Steve Loomis to voluntarily resign or be removed from the Commission on Consent Decree Authorities following his six day suspension from the police force. Loomis responded last week saying ‘no’. His reasons are listed below in a […]

Damn Ciara, all that though?   In the words of Jay Z, “For playing me y’all shall forever remain nameless.” Ciara pulled a move of out of Blac Chyna’s book of pettiness and refused to say her baby daddy Future’s name while presenting the Billboard Music Awards nominations for Best Rap Artist. Because Future had […]

Her reaction to being asked to get up and go to the back was one part of a movement that would continue to this day all across America, and Rosa Parks would spend the 1970’s through ’90s speaking on racial injustice.   Sixty years ago on this day, Rosa Parks refused to give up her […]

It looks like Sherri Shepherd is going to have to continue to pay child support to the toddler being raised by her ex husband, according to a report from PEOPLE. The move is definitely one that the courts should be applauded for. The former View host also lost her bid to have her name removed […]

Powerful, successful women are often plagued by the idea of having it all: a career, marriage, and children. But for media moguls Oprah Winfrey and Shonda Rhimes, marriage isn’t a journey they’d like to embark on anyway. The two inspirational women candidly chatted about marriage during an episode of Oprah’s SuperSoul Sunday, The Huffington Post reports. Rhimes, the creator […]

COLUMBUS, OH (WOIO) – Add Ohio to the list of states saying no to Syrian refugees. Gov. John Kasich told Fox Business Network Monday that he would not put Ohioans at risk: “There is no way we can put any of our people at risk by bringing [refugees] in at this point. Should anybody come in […]

Members of a Georgia church are taking action against the pastor who banned a 103-year-old woman by ordering him to step down, the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports. Genora H. Biggs‘ story gained national attention in August when she was kicked out of Mount Grove Baptist Church, a place she attended regularly for 92 years. After voicing […]

In an exclusive with Roland Martin’s NewsOne Now during the fiftieth anniversary of “Bloody Sunday,” MLK lieutentant Diane Nash tells why she refused to march across the bridge with former President George W. Bush —in her mind, he was a man who condoned violence. Nash, who was in King’s inner circle during some of his most significant […]