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    Steven Ivory: Get Stopped and Anything Can Happen

    *One evening last month,  Oklahoma City,   Fourth of July weekend.  I left my family’s home and was driving back to my hotel downtown when in the distance I noticed  on the other side of the street and headed in the opposite direction, a police cruiser. Like most black men born and raised in America, […]

    UA Sorority Girl Expelled Over N-Word Post; Fam Says it was Altered

    *Chi Omega Sorority officials say a University of Alabama member was expelled from the school’s chapter for using the N-word in a caption on a social media service site over the weekend. The photo, sent via Snapchat shortly after bid day on Saturday, shows three white women with the caption “Chi O got NO nig**s,” […]

    Jennifer Hudson’s Half-Brother Arrested after Alleged Stabbing

    *Jennifer Hudson’s half-brother Stephen Angelo Simpson was arrested Tuesday, Aug. 19, after he allegedly stabbed a man on Monday night. The stabbing took place at Simpson’s estranged wife’s apartment in the South Haven Charter Township in Van Buren County, Mich., according to CBS’ WWMT. Simpson, 45, was said to have stormed into the apartment and […]

    Kevin Hart on Proposing to His Girlfriend; Marrying Again (Watch)

    *As we reported, Kevin Hart proposed to his girlfriend Eniko Parrish Monday night (the same night as the premiere of his ex-wife, Torrei Hart‘s show, “Atlanta Exes.”) Earlier this year HipHollywood talked with Hart about the possibility of him marrying again for the second time. And he definitely hinted at a strong possibility of I dos being […]

    Lifetime Cancels ‘BAPS’ After Only Four Episodes

    *Another TV show has bit the dust. This time it’s “BAPS.” Media sources report the St. Louis-based Lifetime show was pulled Tuesday after airing four episodes. Ratings for the show failed to make an impact with it ranging from 500,000-600,000 viewers. This, coupled with of negative backlash received on social media, resulted in a decision […]

    Minorities Will Outnumber Whites in U.S. Public Schools Starting This Year

    *According to a new report by the National Center for Education (NCES), the racial landscape of students in the public school system is about to change. Minorities – namely, Hispanics, Asians, African Americans, Native Americans, and multiracial individuals will account for 50.3% of the public school student population. 51% of grade level pre-kindergarten to 8th grade […]