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Florida Man Kills Himself After Obama Re-Election

Florida Man Kills Himself After Obama Re-Election

NewsOne | Every time you think you’ve seen everything under the sun, regarding Republican antics over President Barack Obama’s re-election last week, someone else does something that takes the bellyaching to a whole other level. Enter Florida resident and sun-tanning store owner Henry Hamilton. What could possibly have happened this time? After Hamilton learned that […]

Gabby Douglas (@GabrielleDoug) Is The 2012 WSF Sportswoman Of The Year

Gabby Douglas (@GabrielleDoug) Is The 2012 WSF Sportswoman Of The Year

Universal Sports Network | Olympic all-around champion Gabrielle Douglas of Virginia Beach, Va./Chow’s Gymnastics and Dance Institute, was named the Women’s Sports Foundation’s 2012 Sportswoman of the Year Award, which is given to an individual sport athlete who exhibits exceptional performances during a 12-month span. Douglas accepted the award tonight at the 33rd Annual Salute […]

Black Employment Up In September 2012

Black Employment Up In September 2012

BET | More people are working and that is reflected in the most recent unemployment numbers released by the Labor Department Friday morning. African-Americans had reason to cheer as their unemployment rate fell to 13.4 percent, down from 14.1 percent in August. Though still extremely high, African-American teen joblessness dropped slightly from 37.9 to 36.7 […]

Webbie Denies All Charges Against Him

Webbie Denies All Charges Against Him

On Thursday (September 13), Baton Rouge rapper Webbie (real name Webster Gradney, Jr.) was arrested after being accused of committing robbery & battery. Since then, he has bonded out of jail as well as denies all claims & allegations brought against him. As of Friday (September 14), Webbie reached out and spoke to the still nameless […]