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MYA: An Experimental Short Film

MYA: An Experimental Short Film

An Experimental Short Film written and directed by Aaron Avont Johnson. Captured in the early 1800s, The story of Mya unfolds as her slave owner, Carrie, battles between reality and consciousness. Tormented by guilt, she re-lives the painful memories on her plantation.MORE

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Kodak Black Reportedly Arrested at U.S. Border

Kodak Black Reportedly Arrested at U.S. Border

Kodak Black has reportedly been arrested at the U.S. border. TMZ reported early Thursday that Kodak was still in custody after a canceled Bostonshow, claiming he was arrested on weed and gun-related charges. Kodak and three other people were reportedly stopped by Customs Agents Wednesday, at which point Kodak is said to have been taken in on criminal possession of…

Lil Nas X breaks Drake’s streaming record

Lil Nas X breaks Drake’s streaming record

Lil Nas X is taking “Old Town Road” and riding through the charts. With more than 143 million streams in the US last week, the hit song has now shattered a streaming record previously held by Drake’s “In My Feelings,” according to Nielsen Music numbers published by Billboard. (Drake’s record was 116.2 million streams by…

Hoda Kotb adopts second daughter Hope Catherine

Hoda Kotb adopts second daughter Hope Catherine

Hoda Kotb is now a mother of two. The journalist and “Hoda & Jenna” host announced Tuesday morning that she adopted a second daughter. In an Instagram post, Kotb poses with newborn daughter, Hope Catherine Kotb, as her oldest, 2-year-old Haley Joy, smiles at the camera. Kotb called into the  “Today” show to talk about the newest addition. “It’s…