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Amazon Delivery Driver Fired For Spitting On Customer’s Package

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An Amazon delivery driver in Los Angeles has been fired after being caught on videotape, spitting on a customer’s package. In the video, that was posted to social media you can see the delivery driver spitting in his hand then smearing it on the package. In a statement to FOX LA, the customers said they […]

Disney Resorts to Bring Parades to Your Home Virtually

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In an effort to bring some joy and light to Americans during COVID-19, Disney Resort is bringing a new virtual parade to your home. According to ABC 13, the eight-minute virtual viewing of “Magic Happens” features parade floats with that pay tribute to classics such as The Sword in the Stone and Cinderella as well as more […]

Essence Festival 2020 Has Been Postponed Due to COVID-19

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The 2020 Essence Festival has been postponed due to the Coronavirus. The annual festival that celebrates black women and takes place on July 4thweekend has been pushed back closer to the fall. In a statement, New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell said, “With the significant spread of COVID-19, we are taking every precaution in the best […]

Civil Rights Leader Reverend Joseph Lowery Passes Away at 98

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Civil rights leader Reverend Joseph Lowery has passed away at 98 due to natural causes on Friday, according to family members.   Nicknamed the Dean of the Civil Rights Movement, Reverand Joeseph Lowery was an American minister and founder of the Southern Christan Leadership Conference alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Lowery was the pastor of […]

Ava DuVernay and Netflix Win Defamation Lawsuit Over ‘When They See Us’

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A federal judge sided with director Ava DuVernay and Netflix and dismissed a defamation suit over the docuseries When They See Us which focuses on the wrongful convictions of 5 black and brown boys who were convicted and served time for a rape they never committed. According to Deadline, U.S. District Court Judge Manish Shah dismissed […]

African Saxophonist Manu Dibango Passes Away From Coronavirus

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African Saxophonist and songwriter, Manu Dibango has passed away from the Coronavirus. The announcement was made on  Manu Dibango’s official  Facebook page, “It is with deep sadness that we announce to you the loss of Manu Dibango, our Papy Groove, who passed away on 24thof March 2020, further to Covid.”  The post also added the home going […]

Wu-Tang Clan Gives Rules On How To Protect Yourself From The Coronavirus

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Since the Coronavirus epidemic has begun there have been constant reminders urging people to wash their hands properly and stay away from others. For people who may have been having a hard time accepting these terms, Wu-Tang is stepping in to help. From their official @WU Tang Clan account, the rap group is giving you […]

Los Angeles Mayor Orders the Closing of Restaurants

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is taking all of the safety measures he can in an effort to protect the citizens of LA from the spreading of the Coronavirus.  According to ABC7, Garcetti said Sunday that restaurants may no longer serve food in-person in their dining rooms. But they will be allowed to continue serving by […]

Keri Hilson Suggests Coronavirus is the Effect of 5G

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Singer Keri Hilson sent the internet into a frenzy after she tweeted a conspiracy theory that suggests people can catch the Coronavirus from 5G.  In a series of tweets she begins, “People have been trying to warn us about 5G for YEARS. Petitions, organizations, studies. What we’re going through are the effects of radiation she […]

New Orleans Pelicans Player Zion Williamson Pledges to Pay Salaries of Smoothie King Center Employees for the Next 30 Days

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New Orleans Pelicans basketball player Zion Williamson has offered to pay salaries of Smoothie King Center employees for the next 30 days following the NBA suspension due to COVID-19. In an Instagram post, Williamson says, “These are the folks who make our games possible, creating the perfect environment for our fans and everyone involved in […]

Dwyane Wade’s Daughter Zaya Makes First Red Carpet Appearance

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Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union-Wade and Zaya Wade attended the 2020 Truth Awards over the weekend, which was also Zaya’s first red carpet appearance. To show his excitement and support for Zaya, Wade shared a photo of Zaya looking amazing in a green tux jacket with some black pants with a hot pink stripe along the front […]

Pleasure P Speaks Out After Checkers Altercation With A Female Employee

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R&B singer Pleasure P is speaking out after he was into a taken into custody last week after getting into an altercation with a Checkers employee in Miami Garden last week. In an Instagram post, he says “don’t believe the hype.” Whatever they are saying isn’t true. I’m not going to explain myself,” he continues. […]