The Trip to Bountiful Gets Another Extension

By//Najja Parker People can’t seem to get enough of the beloved Cicely Tyson. The Broadway smash, The Trip to Bountiful, gets ...

A Better Way Chicago Kicks Off Contest

Funding competition for Chicago nonprofits

Shemar Moore Cancels Kickstarter Campaign

By//Najja Parker Shemar Moore may be good at raising his shirt to show off those sculpted abs, but his ability ...

Film Producer Scores Deal With Universal TV

Film producer makes major move to TV.

J. Cole Lands the No. 1 Spot on Billboard 200

By//Najja Parker Some of us might have thought J. Cole was power tripping when he abruptly upped the release date ...

Angry Trayvon: Game Over

By//Najja Parker Following the George Zimmerman trial can fire up some anger, but just wait until you hear this. A ...

Roland Martin’s New Gig

Roland Martin's big gig

Nelson Mandela Faces “Impending Death”

  JOHANNESBURG (AP) –  Nelson Mandela is being kept alive by a breathing machine and faces “impending death,” court documents ...

Court Orders Mandela’s Grandson to Return Mandela’s Children’s Bodies

By//Najja Parker One of the many feuds between members of Nelson Mandela’s family was settled in court Wednesday. The court ...

Happy Canada Day

By//Najja Parker Many of us skipped celebrating Canada Day and are instead are looking forward to the 4th, but I ...

Being Mary Jane: How’d You Like It?

So BET unleashed a film starring the gorgeous Gabrielle Union last night after months of build-up.  @getjetmag live tweeted it, ...

Désirée Maldonado: Ambitious Beauty

Desiree Moldonado, University of Pennsylvania nursing student, is named JET Beauty of the Week.

Ruben Studdard Joins the Cast of “The Biggest Loser”

By//Najja Parker Our beloved “Velvet Teddy Bear,” Ruben Studdard, may need a new, more slimming nickname after joining NBC’s “The ...

Michelle Obama Joins Instagram

FLOTUS makes her first debut on Instagram by documenting on her Africa trip.

Will.I.Am Denies Suing Pharrell

Will.I.Am denies suing Pharrell over copyright infringement on Twitter.

Stacey Dash Criticized for Defending Paula Deen

Stacey Dash criticized for defending Paula Deen after sending a supportive tweet.

Mary Mary Mourn the Death of their Father

Gospel Duo Mary Mary Lose their Father to Cancer.