*”The Talk‘s” guest co-host Kym Whitley reacts to R. Kelly being sentenced to 30 years in prison on federal sex trafficking charges and trauma she suffered after viewing the sex tapes years ago. “I’ve never told this story on this show, but I feel like every time I hear about R. Kelly it’s a
*According to a witness, a massive brawl between dozens of people on board a Carnival cruise ship was caused allegedly by jealousy over a threesome between passengers. Theresa James, claims that the fight started just before 2 a.m. on the ship’s fifth floor, where a dance club and casino are located. James says it all
*NBA forward Miles Bridges was arrested Wednesday on a felony domestic violence charge. Bridges, 24, was arrested in Los Angeles following the issue of a warrant, People reports. The athlete — -who most recently played for the Charlotte Hornets — turned himself in to authorities after an alleged physical altercation that went down Tuesday with an
*(CNN) — Actress and singer Chanel Haynes says she was fired as the lead in the West End production of “Tina” after she performed with the Rolling Stones in Italy. Haynes, who for the past few months had been portraying the legendary Tina Turner in the musical based on her life, told Rolling Stone magazine
*Southern California music festival lovers got their wish fulfilled the final weekend of June with the inaugural Hollywood Bowl jazz Festival – an event that picks right up where the longstanding Playboy Jazz Festival left off just before two years of COVID pandemic purgatory. Two days of warm yet breezy 80+ degree afternoons segueing into
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House of Representatives passes bill calling for immediate release of Brittany Griner, WNBA star still in Russian custody
By Tashi McQueen, Report For America Corps Member, Political Writer for The AFRO Black woman and Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) star, Brittany Griner has been detained in Russia for […] The post House of Representatives passes bill calling for immediate release of Brittany Griner, WNBA star still in Russian custody appeared first on AFRO
By Tashi McQueen, Political Writer for The AFRO, Report For America Corps Member Cassidy Hutchinson, former White House aide to Chief of Staff, Mark Meadows, testified on June 28 in […] The post Former White House aide drops bombshell testimony in surprise Jan. 6 hearing appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor Maryland’s four HBCU’s will receive a total of $4 million in scholarships in honor of Ozzie Newsome, Baltimore Ravens’ longtime personnel executive and Member of […] The post HBCU SPOTLIGHT: Maryland’s Four HBCU’s Set to Receive $4 Million creating Ozzie Newsome Scholars appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .