Issa Rae to Play Nina Simone in Hansberry Biopic

Issa Rae to play Nina Simone in forthcoming Lorraine Hansberry biopic.

McCain’s Son Weds Black Woman, Cue Racist Trolling

John McCain the subject of racial backlash after posting photos from his son's interracial wedding.

Is Interracial Cheerios Spot Worth Discussing?

General Mills' VP of marketing releases a statement supporting controversial interracial Cheerios commercial.

Howard, Davis Star in Child Abduction Drama

Terrence Howard and Viola Davis star in child abduction drama, "Prisoners."

Black Music Month: Sarah Dash Talks LaBelle

Sarah Dash chats her new album and Labelle's impact on the music industry and new album in honor of Black ...

Minaj, Carey Not Returning to ‘American Idol’

Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey are leaving the show.

Oprah Delivers Harvard Commencement Speech

Oprah receives honorary doctorate from Harvard, delivers university's commencement speech.

Watch Tamar Braxton’s ‘The One’

Tamar Braxton released the video for her new summer anthem, "The One."

Former EPA Admin Joins Apple Inc.

Lisa Jackson will help Apple with environmental sustainability.

Mel B Dishes on ‘America’s Got Talent’ Season 8

Mel B chats with us about her judging stint on "America's Got Talent."

Jury Picked in Detroit Cop’s Manslaughter Trial

The jury has been selected in the Aiyana Stanley-Jones manslaughter trial.

‘Pregnant and Dating’ Sneak Peek

"Pregnant and Dating" premieres on Friday, May 31, on WEtv.

John Legend Chats New Album, Gun Violence

John Legend on new album, gun violence and more.

Papa John’s CEO Apologizes For Racist Remarks

Papa John's CEO Apologizes for racist remarks made by Sanford, Fla. location employees.

Tales From a 99 Day Juicing Challenge – Part 3

Writer Darralynn Hutson shares her experience on a 99 day juice fast.

Michael Clarke Duncan’s Grave Vandalized

Actor Michael Clarke Duncan's grave was vandalized by racists.

Russell Simmons Lands HBO Development Deal

Russell Simmons will develop new shows for HBO.

Andre 3000’s Mom Found Dead on His Birthday

Andre 3000's mother passed away.

Beyoncé Fan Gets Checked For Slapping Her Booty

Beyoncé threatens to escort fan out of her concert for slapping her butt.

Kelly Rowland Dishes on Breakdown, New Music

Kelly Rowland dishes on Beyonce's thoughts about "Dirty Laundry," more.

Chicago Man Charged in Slaying of 6-Month-Old Girl

A Chicago man has been charged with killing a 6-month-old girl.