The parents of seven children died within hours of each other after contracting COVID. Both the mother and father were 44 years old.
“They met when they were 14 years old, got married, been married 22 years, and had seven beautiful children,” said Tiki Green, sister of Troy Green.
Troy fell ill in mid-August just as he and… Continue
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Dancehall artistes and other members of the Jamaican entertainment industry are reacting to the scandal engulfing Jamaica’s Agriculture Minister Floyd Green, who was caught on video guffawing and toasting to a No Movement day cheers.
Jamaica’s population was locked in their homes and not allowed to leave per the Prime Minister’s Andrew Holness’ directive as the island battles high numbers…
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New York police have pictured a man who is wanted over the fatal shooting of a heavily-pregnant 31-year-old, who was killed in front of her two children after her baby shower.
Justin Soriano, 40, is believed to have fired the shot that killed Shanice Young at her… Continue
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Stephen A. Smith admits he wanted former “First Take” host Max Kellerman off the show, and his wish was granted.
Smith explained his reasoning during an appearance on New York City radio program “Ebro in the Morning.”
“The rumors are accurate in terms of me wanting him off the show. Let’s get that out of the way,” Smith… Continue
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HBCU graduate Maia Chaka made her debut Sunday as an NFL game official, becoming the first Black woman hired by the organization to officiate a game.
“This historic moment to me is an honor and it’s a privilege that I’ve been chosen to represent women and women of color in the most popular sport in America,” said Chaka in a video tweeted by the NFL…
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Ja Rule doesn’t seem to be a fan of 50 Cent showing up in the middle of his Verzuz battle with Fat Joe set for September 14.
Ja Rule and Fat Joe will come head to head in New York City’s Madison Square Garden, and while Ja Rule initially wanted a battle with 50 Cent, he isn’t keen on having the ‘Get Rich or die tryin’ rapper popping in.…
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Busta Rhymes ft. Spliff Star perform a medley of hits – “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See,” “Scenario,” “Touch It,” “Pass The Courvoisier,” and “Look At Me Now” – at the 2021 VMAs.…
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OPINION: While America may not have created the hurricane itself, it has certainly created the figurative storm of housing inequity, health disparities and environmental racism
Dina Lewis rescues items from her home (R) after it was destroyed by Hurricane Ida on August 30, 2021 in Laplace, Louisiana. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Nearly half a million people in Louisiana remain without power.… Continue
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Jamaicans are not happy with the lockdown protocols especially since the introduction of no movement days and have been letting their frustration be heard on social media platforms such as Twitter and Instagram.…
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Members of the Hebrew Israelites Community of Dimona in southern Israel have been ordered to leave the country by September 23 or face forcible deportation.
As someone noted on Twitter, “Israel welcomes white American Jewish immigrants but if you’re black it’s often another story (you may as well be… Continue
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Nicki Minaj sent fans into a frenzy when she shared some new photos witj Rihanna and A$AP Rocky hanging out for a double date and family get together for Labor Day Weekend.
One picture shows Nicki Minaj holding her son, surrounded by her husband, Kenneth Petty, on her right and Rihanna and her boyfriend, rapper A$AP Rocky…
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Beta males who are allegedly gay and bisexual, such Kid Cudi and Russell Westbrook, have decided to proudly serve as the new poster boys for America’s never-ending #BuckBreaking agenda.
Both Cudi and Westbrook, who are not Scottish-born, are making headlines for rocking skits and blue hair–with… Continue
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Swizz Beatz says that if it were up to Kanye West, fans would have had a Kanye Verzuz Drake.
"Kanye was willing to do the Verzuz. He wanted to battle Drake," Swizz told Angie Martinez. "I think their communication started getting in a zone. I left that up to them, and that's what I told to [Timbaland], as well. I was like, 'Yo, they have to bring that to the table.' They would have to agree to do… Continue
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All eyes are usually on the glitzy gowns the celebrities wear to the MTV Video Music Awards.
However this year, the stars appeared to battle it out for who could flash the most flesh, as Megan Fox, Ciara, Ashanti and Charli XCX all took to the red carpet in next to nothing at the Barclays Center in New York on Sunday.
X-rated ensembles appeared to be the order of the evening, as… Continue
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Pamela Uba is Miss Ireland / Instagram
Black women are winning all over the globe—most recently in Ireland where a gorgeous sista was just crowned Miss Ireland in the pageant’s 74-year history!
Pamela Uba, however, is much more than a pretty face, hunny! The 26-year-old, who entered the competition as Miss Galway, is a model and a medical scientist, according… Continue
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Despite announcing that the West Indian Day parade was canceled, for the second year in a row, Mayor Bill de Blasio and a host of local politicians marched in a scaled-down, very discreet version of the parade on Monday, which made ardent followers upset.
The parade got started at 9 a.m. at Nostrand and Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights and lasted about an hour. Accompanying the dignitaries were two… Continue
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Emma Raducanu achieved one of Britain's greatest sporting victories last night, winning the US Open in a thrilling final to become the country's first female Grand Slam champion in 44 years.
The 18-year-old from Kent fell to the ground and put her hands over her face after beating the 19-year-old Canadian 6-4, 6-3, in front of an enthralled Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing… Continue
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Cristiano Ronaldo's return to Manchester United was met with a feminist protest in the sky above Old Trafford. Continue
An expectant sell-out crowd chorused the 36-year-old's name as he emerged from the tunnel ahead of a second debut for the club following last month's £20 million move from Juventus.
Shortly after the Portuguese star's entrance, a plane – organised by…
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*Kanye West knows how to stir things up, not least in making us rethink what music is and nudging us away from considering it as linear and static.
First there was his announcement that Life of Pablo was a “… Continue
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