Entertainment

After weeks of controversy and being slammed on Twitter, Perri “Pebbles” Reid is finally responding to allegations made in  VH1’s TLC biopic that she cheated the ’90s super group out of millions of dollars. As previously reported by NewsOne, CrazySexyCool: The TLC Story aired Monday, October 21 and scored 4.5 million viewers, breaking the record for most watched […]

Crime

Capital murder charges against Justin Marquis Scott, 19, were dropped after surveillance video of him in another city was discovered that proved he could not have committed the crime, reports NBC Los Angeles. Scott stood accused of killing his ex-girlfriend, Crystallyn Nguyen, 18, her new boyfriend’s grandmother, Dora Dawson, 64, and attempting to kill the new […]

Nation

Updated: 8:48 P.M. ET, 11/1/13: It has been brought to NewsOne’s attention that the picture above began circulating in April of this year: Why white girls should not be trusted with fake tan pic.twitter.com/577DiyfpEH — harriet (@0mghaat) April 28, 2013 Though the deluge of racist statements below were made by @dopebieber, as well as her […]

The problems people are having signing up for the health insurance exchanges are almost comical — or at least they are to comedians Damon Williams and Red Grant. They riffed on the controversy this morning during Wildin’ Out Wednesdays on  “NewsOne Now,” with Roland Martin. “Think about your mama, trying to go on that site, and sign up […]

On November 4, the Advancement Project, a multicultural civil rights organization, will team with pro bono legal counsel Arnold & Porter to challenge Wisconsin’s voter ID law for the first time in court since the controversial measure went into effect in 2011. RELATED:  VOTING SHOULD BE SIMPLE Hearing the case will be U.S. District Judge […]

With nominees from over 90 countries, the Black Weblog Awards is one of the largest international Internet award events for Black bloggers. Founded in 2005,…

From October 14th, NewsOne — as well as other invited journalists — will be on location in the West African country of Cameroon to see why the country is on the rise. In the coming days, learn about why Cameroon is referred to as “Africa in the Microcosm” with a number of features and reports […]

The current reigning champ of political stunts, shows, and spectacle Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX, pictured) continues to illustrate the need for four letter words, after arguing that Black people actually benefit from Stand Your Ground laws during a Senate hearing on the controversial legislation and other public safety measures. RELATED: Trayvon Martin Shooting Reenacted In […]

I guess the depth to which Geraldo Rivera can stick his foot down his mouth is limitless because he keeps lodging it deeper inside of his throat over and over again. The talk show host took to his radio show Tuesday morning to criticize the myriad of issues emerging after the launch of the Affordable […]

Live Well

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Actress and fashionista Kerry Washington (pictured), who surprised her adoring fans with a hushed June wedding to NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha (pictured below), has another secret she’s been baking in her oven for a few months now…she’s pregnant! And according to an unnamed source who reportedly spoke to US Weekly, the “Scandal” star is 4 months along. […]

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Damon Williams is a comedian from Chicago who has appeared on Comedy Central and BET’s “Comicview.” He took over hosting from “Showtime at the Apollo” from Steve Harvey back in 1999, and also became the opening act on the “Kings of Comedy” tour, according to Comedy Central. He has his own comedy showcase in Matteson, […]