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‘Freeway of Love’: Detroit highway named for Aretha Franklin

‘Freeway of Love’: Detroit highway named for Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin sang about the “Freeway of Love.” Now. the Queen of Soul has a highway named for her. Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a bill that will officially designate part of Detroit’s John C. Lodge Freeway, also known as the M-10, as the Aretha Franklin Memorial Highway, WXYZ reported. Whitmer signed HB 4060, which was introduced…MORE

Fight breaks out in Disneyland’s Toontown

Fight breaks out in Disneyland’s Toontown

ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Happiest Place on Earth wasn’t so happy for some park-goers over the weekend. Fists flew Saturday among family members visiting Disneyland in Anaheim, California, KTLA reported. Video of the brawl was posted to social media, spurring a police investigation. The footage shows two men and two women punching each other. Three children, two…MORE

Cam Newton reportedly offers passenger $1,500 to switch seats on plane, gets rejected

Cam Newton reportedly offers passenger $1,500 to switch seats on plane, gets rejected

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – On a recent flight, Carolina Panthers star Cam Newton reportedly offered another passenger $1,500 to switch seats so the quarterback could have more leg room. WSOC-TV reported that the passenger declined the offer, according to Twitter user Eli Edwards, who shared a video Friday of the proposed deal on board the plane. The video appears to show Newton,…MORE

2019 BET Awards winners: The complete list

2019 BET Awards winners: The complete list

Video of the year 21 Savage featuring J. Cole, “A Lot” Cardi B, “Money” Cardi B and Bruno Mars, “Please Me” Childish Gambino, “This Is America” *WINNER Drake, “Nice for What” The Carters, “Apeshit” Best female R&B/pop artist Beyoncé *WINNER Ella Mai H.E.R. Solange SZA Teyana Taylor. Best male R&B/pop artist Anderson .Paak Bruno Mars…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

‘This isn’t love’: Ciara opens up about breaking off engagement with Future

‘This isn’t love’: Ciara opens up about breaking off engagement with Future

Ciara has been open about her past relationship with Atlanta rapper Future. Now she’s sharing more details about why she ended their engagement back in 2014.   During an episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook Watch show “Red Table Talk”, she revealed she broke things off with the Atlanta rapper, because she didn’t want to be in an…MORE

Police release documents in Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime hoax

Police release documents in Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime hoax

CHICAGO – Chicago police have released documents related to an alleged hate crime hoax by former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, according to news reports. The hundreds of pages of documents include arrest files, case reports and supplementary files, according to WLS-TV. Police also have almost 70 hours of video and could release the videos next week. __________________________________________________________________________ A Cook County…MORE

Police release documents in Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime hoax

Police release documents in Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime hoax

CHICAGO – Chicago police have released documents related to an alleged hate crime hoax by former “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, according to news reports. The hundreds of pages of documents include arrest files, case reports and supplementary files, according to WLS-TV. Police also have almost 70 hours of video and could release the videos next week. >> Read the electronic…MORE

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How to own your birthday like you’re Queen Beyoncé herself

How to own your birthday like you’re Queen Beyoncé herself

September 4 is a very important day in the lives of the Beyhive. It’s Beyoncé’s birthday, also known as “Bey Day.” It comes once every year, and her fans always seem to stay in formation, buzzing all through the interwebs as they scour for the details of how their Queen Bey spent her day. The Texas diva has an…

Former Cowboys defensive end Ryan Russell comes out as bisexual

Former Cowboys defensive end Ryan Russell comes out as bisexual

An NFL free agent and former defensive end for the Dallas Cowboys and Tampa Bay Buccaneers has publicly revealed he is bisexual. Ryan Russell shared his truth in an ESPN profile. “I do have one strong regret that has inspired me to make a promise to myself: This is the last time I will ever interview…

Alex Trebek back hosting ‘Jeopardy!’ after completing chemotherapy

Alex Trebek back hosting ‘Jeopardy!’ after completing chemotherapy

Alex Trebek is back hosting “Jeopardy!” after completing chemotherapy treatment for pancreatic cancer. Trebek, 79, said in a video posted to “Jeopardy!” social media pages that he’s “on the mend,” and is shown doing push-ups backstage while taping the 36th season of the TV game show. “I’ve gone through a lot of chemotherapy, and thankfully that is…

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