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Usher to Headline 11th Annual Jazz in the Gardens Event

The R&B star will be joined by Kool & the Gang, Brian Culbertson and more

The 11th Annual Jazz in the Gardens returns where tens of thousands converge for the…

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[RECAP] WBLS Hosts ‘Christmas In The City’ With Patti LaBelle, Tyrese, New Edition, and Monica

This Christmas concert was the ultimate way to start off your holiday celebrations

In a word, the show was spectacular. Featuring full-scale performances from each of the…

By Kimberly Wilson

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Just In Time For the Holidays: ‘Black Card Revoked’

Now you can test your 'black knowledge' in a new game

It’s happened to us all. You’ve been in a room of your peers, and divulge…

By Kimberly Wilson

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actor Samuel Jackson

Star Wars: 7 Black Characters You Should Know

These actors/actresses added to the magic and mystique of Star Wars

Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released in theaters on Dec. 18. Check out these…

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Beverly Bond Announces the 2016 Launch of Black Girls Rock Africa

Celebrity DJ and philanthropist is set to launch Black Girls Rock! platform in Africa

From a star-studded annual awards show and Black Girls Rock! Think Tank for research, policy,…

By Kandia Johnson

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[WATCH] 2016 Grammys: LL Cool J Back as Next Year’s Host

This is the hip-hop icon's fifth appearance leading the show

LL Cool J will be returning to the 2016 Grammy awards ceremony as host.

By Janell Hazelwood

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Marine Corps Authorizes Lock and Twist Hairstyles For Women

“For some, this change is culturally liberating, has financial benefits, and is simply convenient” said Sgt. Cherie Wright

Marine Corps Uniform board 215 recently authorized additional options for wear in uniform for women,…

By Cristie Leondis

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Full Moon Will Rise on Christmas For First Time Since 1977

The Yuletide moon won't take place again until 2034

For the first time since 1977, a full moon will light up the night sky…

By Cristie Leondis

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Mega-Stars Light Up Miami for 2016 Funk Fest

Offering an all-star line-up of favorites featuring old- and new-school hits

Hosted at Miramar Reginal Park, January 1st, 2016, 2-11pm, the Miami Funk Fest will prove…

By Safon Floyd

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6 Etiquette Tips For the Office Holiday Party

What not to do at the office holiday party

Most of us try to make the most of our office holiday party. There’s food,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Lifestyle Luxury Holiday Gift Guide

Check out these eight items that should be on your radar this year

Not sure what to get your husband, wife, co-worker or friend for the holidays this…

By Cristie Leondis

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Human Rights Day: Celebrate Today Around the World

U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights states, "Many challenges remain"

Today, Dec. 10, is Human Rights Day, celebrating and remembering the day that our country…

By Cristie Leondis

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Golden Globes 2016: Complete List of Nominees

Empire gets nominated for top television drama series

Early Thursday morning, the nominees for the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards were revealed. This…

By Cristie Leondis

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From the Mouths of Babes: How a Mother, Inspired by Her Son, is Diversifying World of Superheroes

Denise Ajayi Williams, author of 'Akiti the Hunter,' shares her journey

Denise Ajayi-Williams decided to take matters into her own hands to fill a void in…

By Janell Hazelwood

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NAACP Image Awards: Box Office Hits ‘Creed’ and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Take the Lead

Shondaland hits 'Scandal' and 'How to Get Away with Murder' also get nods

Nominees for the 47th annual NAACP Image Awards were announced, with ‘Creed’, ‘Straight Outta Compton’,…

By Kali Wilder

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Recap: The Los Angeles Auto Show Introduces New Apps, Gadgets, and Driving Adventures

Car enthusiasts have much to look forward to in 2016

The 2015 Los Angeles Auto Showhas wrapped up and has left car enthusiasts with a…

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Star Barbie Power: Ava DuVernay Doll Already Sold Out

Social media abuzz on news that the "Shero" is temporarily unavailable

“Selma” director Ava DuVernay has become a superstar not only on the Hollywood scene but…

By Janell Hazelwood

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4 Organizations Honoring the Legacy of Nelson Mandela

Events and organizations are keeping the political icon's legacy alive.

It was Mandela who once said: It is in your hands to make a difference,…

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Small Business Holiday Gift Guide

Give thoughtful items from small retailers

Enjoy the shopping season with these small business retailers. Their products are offered through their…

By Aniesia Williams

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Sip & Support: 6 Black-Owned Wine Brands For the Holidays

The holiday season is a great time to support black-owned businesses

‘Tis the season for never-ending holiday parties and secret-Santa gift exchanges. So if you need…

By Kandia Johnson

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Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)

How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
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