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‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’s’ Apollo Nida back in prison 9 days after release

‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’s’ Apollo Nida back in prison 9 days after release

PHILADELPHIA – Nine days after leaving prison, Apollo Nida of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” fame was sent back to prison after violating unspecified terms of his parole while living in a halfway house in Philadelphia. According to The Blast, the reality star and former husband of Phaedra Parks was taken into custody at the Philadelphia Federal Court House and…MORE

Rapper 21 Savage donates $25K to Southern Poverty Law Center

Rapper 21 Savage donates $25K to Southern Poverty Law Center

ATLANTA – Rapper 21 Savage has donated $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center, a civil rights group that helped him when he was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement earlier this year. The Grammy-nominated artist, whose real name is Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was taken into custody in DeKalb County, Georgia, on Feb. 3 on charges that he is…MORE

Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Socialite, fashion designer, actress and artist Gloria Vanderbilt has died, her son Anderson Cooper reported Monday on CNN. She was 95. Cooper told CNN his mother died at her home Monday with her family by her side. Cooper said she had been diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. “Gloria Vanderbilt was an extraordinary woman, who loved life and lived…MORE

Prince Harry shares new photo of Archie on his first Father’s Day

Prince Harry shares new photo of Archie on his first Father’s Day

LONDON – As Prince Harry celebrates his first Father’s Day, the world has gotten a new look at Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. People reported that the Duke of Sussex shared a photo of his and Meghan Markle’s 5-week-old son on the couple’s Sussex Royal Instagram page. The sepia-toned photo shows baby Archie peeking over Harry’s hand as he’s cradled in his father’s arms.…MORE

Rihanna wants to be a Mom and promises more music is coming

Rihanna wants to be a Mom and promises more music is coming

Rihanna doesn’t sleep like the rest of us. That’s just one of the things we learn from an interview with the singer-turned beauty mogul by her “Ocean’s 8” castmate Sarah Paulson in Interview magazine. It turns out Rihanna has been slammed with work on her super successful Fenty brand which, according to Forbes, has made her the…MORE

Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein says ‘When They See Us’ defames her

Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein says ‘When They See Us’ defames her

Linda Fairstein says that the Netflix limited series “When They See Us” is “so full of distortions and falsehoods as to be an outright fabrication.” The embattled former sex crimes prosecutor of five teens of color, who were convicted and later exonerated of raping and beating a white female jogger in Central Park in 1989,…MORE

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ inspires nonverbal boy with autism to sing

Lil Nas X’s ‘Old Town Road’ inspires nonverbal boy with autism to sing

The song has sparked controversy and spawned a clothing line. It got Billy Ray Cyrus a Maserati and has made Lil Nas X a household name. Now, it seems, “Old Town Road” has inspired a nonverbal, autistic 4-year-old to sing. On Tuesday, Minnesota mom Sheletta Brundidge tweeted about her family’s “#oldtownroad miracle.” “My son Daniel has #autism and doesn’t…MORE

Pharrell Williams, Pusha T send condolences to families in wake of Virginia Beach shooting

Pharrell Williams, Pusha T send condolences to families in wake of Virginia Beach shooting

For Virginia Beach Mayor Bobby Dyer and many who call the city home, Friday was “the most devastating day” in the city’s history. The mayor spoke to the media late Friday night about the heartbreak over the 13 people dead and four people injured at the workplace shooting at the Virginia Beach Municipal Center. DeWayne Craddock, an engineer…MORE

Jay-Z is now hip hop’s first billionaire, according to Forbes

Jay-Z is now hip hop’s first billionaire, according to Forbes

With a $1 billion fortune, Jay-Z is officially the first hip-hop artist to become a billionaire, according to Forbes. Certainly more self-made than Kylie Jenner, the 49-year-old father of three has amassed his income through investments in art, entertainment, real estate — he has properties in Los Angeles and New York —  liquor — he owns…MORE

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‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’s’ Apollo Nida back in prison 9 days after release

‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’s’ Apollo Nida back in prison 9 days after release

PHILADELPHIA – Nine days after leaving prison, Apollo Nida of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” fame was sent back to prison after violating unspecified terms of his parole while living in a halfway house in Philadelphia. According to The Blast, the reality star and former husband of Phaedra Parks was taken into custody at the Philadelphia Federal Court House and…

Rapper 21 Savage donates $25K to Southern Poverty Law Center

Rapper 21 Savage donates $25K to Southern Poverty Law Center

ATLANTA – Rapper 21 Savage has donated $25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center, a civil rights group that helped him when he was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement earlier this year. The Grammy-nominated artist, whose real name is Shéyaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was taken into custody in DeKalb County, Georgia, on Feb. 3 on charges that he is…

Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Socialite, fashion designer, actress and artist Gloria Vanderbilt has died, her son Anderson Cooper reported Monday on CNN. She was 95. Cooper told CNN his mother died at her home Monday with her family by her side. Cooper said she had been diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer. “Gloria Vanderbilt was an extraordinary woman, who loved life and lived…

Prince Harry shares new photo of Archie on his first Father’s Day

Prince Harry shares new photo of Archie on his first Father’s Day

LONDON – As Prince Harry celebrates his first Father’s Day, the world has gotten a new look at Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. People reported that the Duke of Sussex shared a photo of his and Meghan Markle’s 5-week-old son on the couple’s Sussex Royal Instagram page. The sepia-toned photo shows baby Archie peeking over Harry’s hand as he’s cradled in his father’s arms.…