www.goodblacknews.org   By: Lori Lakin Hutcherson (@lakinhutcherson) According to Deadline.com, Queen Latifah and Jill Scott have signed on to the Lifetime TV movie about the Flint Water crisis. Latifah will executive produce the project, reuniting with “The Wiz Live” and “Steel Magnolias” producers Craig Zadan and...
www.host.madison.com By GAYLE WORLAND gworland@madison.com Jim Latimer conducts the Capitol City Band in rehearsal for the band’s 50th season. Early each year, Jim Latimer pulls together some 150 songs arranged for more than two dozen musicians — piles of sheet music that the...
www.theplayerstribune.com ROBERT HORRY CONTRIBUTOR     Were are a few things I think: Brent Barry was one of the smartest players I ever played with in the NBA. Rudy Tomjanovich was the best coach I ever had, not Phil Jackson or Gregg Popovich. Kobe...
By Kim Baker Eagle Guest Writer     Rabbi Marc Fitzerman of Congregation B'nai Emunah called and Tulsans on Tuesday, Oct.30, packed a standing room only synagogue to commemorate the lives of 11 Jewish senior citizens shot to death during Sabbath services at...
www.abcnews.com By SUSANNA KIM       After an appeals court struck down the Federal Communications Commission's rules intended to provide equal access for online content, policy experts said they fear the Internet will begin to look more like the business of cable television, with...
www.power1051.iheart.com By Sam Valorose     Kanye West has posted a video of a heated debate between himself and T.I. during the recording of "Ye Vs. The People." On the track, Ye goes back and forth with the Atlanta rapper, defending his choice to wear a "Make America...
www.newsone.com Written By journojoshua NBA superstar LeBron James blasted Donald Trump for his remarks Tuesday about racial terror attacks in Charlottesville, Virginia. James tweeted “Hate has always existed in America. Yes we know that but Donald Trump just made it fashionable again! Statues has nothing to do with us...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Tyree A. Boyd-Pates   I stopped going to church about six months after Michael Brown was killed in Ferguson. My church at the time, a Pentecostal black church in South Los Angeles, had made no mention of police brutality or...
www.sbnation.com by Kristian Winfield @Krisplashed Biggie was a culture. He was Brooklyn. And the Nets’ ceremony commemorating him on the anniversary of his death showed why. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Take a ride through the streets of New York’s greatest borough and you’ll...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Elyse Wanshel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wiZKTMcEXLw   Jay Z continued to show his support for fellow rapper Meek Mill in a poignant New York Times opinion piece published Friday. Earlier this month, Mill, whose real name is Robert Rihmeek Williams, was sentenced to up to four years in prison for a probation...