Sunday, August 28, 2011

Yes, Nicki Minaj is Clearly in Need of Attention

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The VMAs is a place to set fashion trends, but damn.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Man Held, Released After Shooting of 6-Year Old Girl

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Your Black World reports.


A 19-year old Chicago man who was arrested Monday in connection with the shooting death of six-year old Arianna Gibson was released on Tuesday evening. The Cook County state attorney’s office decided there was not enough evidence to hold him.



Father of Kids Drowned by Mother Is Suing NYC for $40M

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By JasmineHughes

A few months ago, there was a sad story of a mother purposefully driving her mini van into the Hudson River, which resulted in the fatal drowning of three of her four kids. The mother killed herself because she was devastated that the father of her children had been cheating on her.  The father of those three kids  now plans to sue the city and county where it happened for $40 million.

Jean Pierre filed a notice of claim against the City of Newburgh and Orange County claiming they are responsible for the “dangerous” boat ramp LaShanda Armstrong drove off in April.

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Beyonce Tickets Sell Out in 22 Seconds

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Sheryl Swoopes Comes Out of the Closet, Then Gets Engaged to a Man

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By JasmineHughes

Six years after three-time WNBA MVP Sheryl Swoopes came out and announced her relationship with then-girlfriend Alisa Scott, she has announced that she’s engaged, to a man. If you’re confused by this, join the club. After the release of this information, she’s been called everything from “no longer” a lesbian to NSGAA (“not so gay after all”).


Sooooo, White Men are the Final Solution? Oh Really?

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by Janks Morton

“If I can convince you to buy into a problem, then you have to purchase my solution.”



Was Tyrese Insulting Black Women In His Latest Video?

By JasmineHughes

Last week, Tyrese posted a behind-the-scenes video clip for his anticipated single “I Gotta Chick” from his upcoming “Open Invitation” album, due out in November.


Shaunie O’neal Now Says She Doesn’t Like Basketball Wives

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By JasmineHughes

The drink slinging, cat fighting and name calling drama has become the calling card of the nationally syndicated show, “Basketball Wives.” However, we are starting to get wind of a bit of remorse from the shows creator, Shaunie O’Neal, as she claims this is not what she signed up for.

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Monday, August 8, 2011

Now This is Beyond Ridiculous: Kelly Rowland Accidentally Shows Breast in Concert

Former Destiny's Child singer Kelly Rowland bared all at a New Jersey show when her bra-like top slid up to reveal both breasts.


Shaunie–Did You Know Hoopz was Your Competitor?


Shaq and Hoopz seem to be into each other.  Could it be true love or just a booty call?

Foxy Brown Tries to Sue NYC for $100 Million

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by Ayvaunn Penn, Your Black World

Foxy Brown has gotten off of the hook after her latest run in with the law. While already on probation for an incident that happened with a neighbor back in 2010, she violated her terms of agreement last July when she allegedly mooned her neighbor. Because the  alleged victim, Arlene Raymond, was not willing to testify against Brown, the case was dismissed on July 13th.

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The President Makes His Intentions Clear Regarding His Plans for Malia’s First Vehicle

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by Ayvaunn Penn, Your Black World

Just because President Barack Obama runs the United States, it does not mean that he is exempt from the benign symptoms of fatherly love. While giving a speech to the auto industry on Friday,CNNreports that he said:

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Sunday, August 7, 2011

Corrections Officer Accused of Creating an “Orgy-Like” Environment for Female Inmates

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by Kirsten West Savali, Your Black World 

Broward County, Florida, home of stolen presidential elections and racist school board members, is once again thrust under the microscope, as a correctional officer is exposed misusing his position of power to transform a jail into a House of Ill-Repute.


Saturday, August 6, 2011

ABC News Apologies for Nicki Minaj’s Wardrobe Malfunction

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Your Black World reports.

ABC News has issued an apology for the malfunction heard around the world.

Rapper Nicki Minaj was giving a live performance for Good Morning America on Friday, August 5.  During the performance, her nipples were exposed as she was wearing a loose-fitting halter top that she had to keep adjusting.


Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Pakistani Father Shoots Six Daughters Dead for Dating

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Arif Mubashir, 40, found out that his daughters were dating older boys in the neighborhood.   When he heard the news from one of his sons, he brought the girls into his room and confronted them about it.  While their mother and the rest of the family watched, the man shot the girls dead.


Study: Black Doctors Hesitant to Recommend HIV Tests

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By JasmineHughes

The number one killer of African-American women between the ages of 25 and 34 is AIDS, and this is a first-world country. Despite this fact, HIV is a subject many African-American physicians are nervous about bringing up with their patients.READ THE REST OF THIS ENTRY →