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Supreme’s Brooklyn Store Launch Was One To Remember

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Words by Shanice Stephanie When fashion meets fun it becomes fashionably entertaining! As many of you may know, yesterday (Oct. 5) was the grand opening of Supreme’s Brooklyn Store on Grand Street in Williamsburg. But Wednesday night (October 4th) was the real deal. Advertisement Supreme’s founder James Jebbia decided to have an intimate launch party […]

Scorned Worker Returns For Fatal Revenge

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Words by Corey Copeland Construction workers assigned to Three Waterline Square never imagined the scene that unfolded this morning on New York City’s Upper West Side. One fired carpenter returned to the W 59th St construction site where he fatally shot the foreman before turning the gun on himself police and witnesses said. Advertisement The […]

Massy Arias Joins Issa Rae and Ayesha Curry as the Newest CoverGirl

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Words by Fatima Barrie Fitness expert and trainer Massy Arias is now #CoverGirlMade.  Massy Arias is the next woman of color to join actor Issa Rae and chef Ayesha Curry as a CoverGirl. An Afro-Latina representing the Dominican Republic, Arias began her journey as a fitness coach and trainer all because of her clinical battle […]

Denzel Washington Stars in Forthcoming Film, Roman J. Israel, Esq.

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Words by Fatima Barrie The esteemed, Academy award winning Denzel Washington is going to be hitting the big screen this November playing the leading role of a defense attorney named Roman J. Israel in the film coined by the same name, Roman J. Israel, Esq. Written and directed by Nightcrawler’s Dan Gilroy, the dramatic thriller’s […]

Nick Cannon Laughs at Apology Request after ‘Offensive Act’ at Catholic University

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Words by Nick Slay Nick Cannon isn’t pulling any punches in his belief of, ‘Freedom of Speech’. Cannon performed at Georgian Catholic University for their 2017 Homecoming and Reunion festivities and apparently, ‘went off-script’. Promoted as a, ‘Comedy Showcase with Nick Cannon and Friends’ at the Lakewood’s Strand Theatre; the university claims that in anticipation […]

Texan’s Deshaun Watson Gives His First NFL Check To Texan’s Employees In Need

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In a kind and generous act, Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson donated his first game check to three victims who were especially affected by the flooding from Hurricane Harvey, three cafeteria workers employed at the NRG Stadium. During a break in preparation for Sunday’s game against the 2-1 Tennessee Titans, Watson went to the cafeteria inside NRG Stadium […]

Picture Perfect: Google unveils new products including hands-free camera

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Words by Corey Copeland Google is keeping up with competition, rolling out new products at their showcase in San Francisco. The Google Clips is a hands-free camera that is capable of capturing photos and video of those “you had to be there” moments. Users only need to set the camera up on something stationary and […]

‘Love & Hip-Hop NEw York’ Returns on October 30th

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Words by Shurida Lundi On October 30th, Love and Hip Hop New York season 8 returns so get ready as we follow the lives of some of the veterans as well as meeting some new, fresh faces. Fan favorites and one of Hip-Hop’s most loved couples, Remy  Ma and Papoose, are still going strong and […]

Minnesota Lynx Avenge Last Year’s Finals Lost To Win 2017 WNBA Champions

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Words by Jason Cordner After losing to Los Angeles in last year’s WNBA Finals and nearly blowing a double-digit fourth-quarter lead, the Minnesota Lynx held on to capture their fourth championship in seven years, with an 85-76 Game 5 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks. This was the sixth trip to the finals in seven years for Minnesota, […]

Ava DuVernay and LL Cool J Honored W.E.B. Du Bois Medal at Harvard

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Words by Ime Ekpo On Wednesday night, October 4th, filmmaker Ava DuVernay and Hip-Hop icon and actor LL Cool J were honored at Harvard University’s Hutchins Center for African and African American Research with the Hutchins Center Honors W.E.B. Du Bois Medal for their substantial contributions to African and African American history and culture. The ceremony […]

I Want To Donate Blood And I’m Not Allowed!

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Words by Shanice Stephanie Former band mate of the group N’SYNC, Lance Bass, was forced to speak out when the FDA denied him of donating blood. We are all aware of the unfortunate event that took place on the Las Vegas strip during the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival on October 1st. Well like many others […]

Stella McCartney Sparks Outrage With African Inspired Runway Looks

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Words by Youdlyn Moreau Fashion designer Stella McCartney‘s Spring/Summer 2018 collection featured a myriad of vibrant and colorful Ankara patterns which many were displeased with. Influencers such as Director and photographer Amarachi Nwosu expressed via Twitter that there was a lack of representation of Black models, and others deemed the collection as cultural appropriation. Many […]

Movie Robbery Scene Gone Wrong: Cop Shoots Masked Actor

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Words by Youdlyn Moreau In Crawfordsville, Indiana, a police officer fired a round of shots in a masked man’s direction- only to find out the masked man was an actor playing a role on a movie set at a local bar. Officials say they were not notified of the production happening prior to the incident […]

Fast and Furious 9 Got Official Release Date

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Words by Shanice Stephanie Last night, rapper Ludacris posted on his Instagram what looked like a confirmed new release date for Fast and Furious 9. The film is said to premiere on April 10, 2020, a year after its initial release date after being pushed back by Universal. The studio has not disclosed the reason […]

The Autobiography of Gucci Mane is No. 4 on The New York Times Bestseller List

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Words by Fatima Barrie East Atlanta rapper and trap king Gucci Mane is topping the best sellers list with his autobiographical book, The Autobiography of Gucci Mane. No. 4 on The New York Times hardcover nonfiction list and no. 4 on the combined print and e-book nonfiction list, the honest, inspirational memoir focuses on Mane’s […]

Do We Really Need High Capacity Ammo Magazines?

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Words by Corey Copeland President Trump says, “America is truly a nation in mourning,” as he visited Las Vegas following the deadly massacre which killed 59 people. As the city tries to restore normalcy, high capacity magazines are the topic of national debate again. It is important to note majority of the weapons used in […]