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    Ferguson Cop Darren Wilson Got Married in October

    *He’s been out of the public eye ever since fatally shooting unarmed teen Michael Brown in August, but police officer Darren Wilson managed to secretly marry his girlfriend, fellow Ferguson cop Barbara Spradling, during a ceremony in October. The 28-year-old, awaiting news on whether he will stand trial for fatally shooting unarmed black teen Michael […]

    Up Close with Tiny and Shekinah on their Unbe-Weave-able Trip (Watch)

    *Just when you thought you’d seen it all on reality TV, comes “Tiny & Shekinah’s Weave Trip” — VH1s spinoff of T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle. The weekly eight-episode series starring Tameka “Tiny” Harris, and her outrageous, laugh-out-loud funny best friend/hair stylist, Shekinah Jo, follows their hilarious antics while on a cross country trip […]

    Stevie Wonder, Alvin Ailey, James Chaney Among Medal of Freedom Honorees

    *Stevie Wonder, Alvin Ailey and late civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Schwerner are among his year’s recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. President Obama will present the nation’s highest civilian honor to a total of 19 artists, activists, public servants and others during a White House ceremony on Monday. Others […]

    50 Cent Blasted for Posting Pic of Diddy Grinding with Big Woman (Look)

    *According to TMZ, 50 Cent has been criticized for posting a photo of hip-hop mogul Diddy on Instagram of him grinding up on a plus-sized woman. 50’s photo features the phrase, “Damn…50’s right. I’m EFFEN Up right now” — coming quite hard for Diddy, but critics came right back at 50. 50 was endorsing a new liquor called EFFEN Vodka when […]

    Under Pressure from White House, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to Resign

    *(Via MSN News) – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure, the first cabinet-level casualty of the collapse of President Obama’s Democratic majority in the Senate and a beleaguered national security team that has struggled to stay ahead of an onslaught of global crises. The president, who is expected to announce Mr. Hagel’s […]

    Former NBC Employee Admits Helping Bill Cosby Pay Women Off

    *Another person has come forward in the ever-evolving Bill Cosby saga. This time it’s Frank Scotti, a former NBC employee who worked as facilities manager with Cosby during “The Cosby Show’s” run on the network from 1984 – 1992. In an interview with the New York Daily News, Scott claimed he helped Cosby pay women […]