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Chatting With: Kim Keating

On the Ban Bossy campaign backlash, fighting stereotypes and more

Writer’s Block: The President’s Devotional

Obama’s spiritual advisor discusses his recently released book

Perspective: Home Foreclosure

Find out how a steady bill payer almost lost his home.

Extreme Weight Loss Trends

Not all diets are created equal. Here are a few weight loss trends that do more harm than good.

Is Your Kitchen Making You Fat?

If your family members’ waistlines are widening, your dining space might be partly to blame. Seriously. According to experts, the design of your eating area ...

Cover story: Taraji P. Henson — A Woman’s Worth

The actress spills about her upbringing, parenting style and the importance of family.

Mary Mary Hits The Breaking Point

The gospel group Mary Mary sits down with JET to talk about why they need a break.

Chatting With Tony Rock

BET’s Reed Between the Lines star Tony Rock discusses the ups and downs of his career.

Etu Evans Lowers Cost, Upgrades Quality

Celebrity shoe designer Etu Evans breaks down the cost of quality in JET's Designer Spotlight.

Cover story: Alicia Keys — Baptism By Fire

Four hit albums later, the 31-year- old is scorching everything she touches in a way that rings true to her spirit.

Comedian Chris Tucker changes the playbook

After a five-year film hiatus, this funny-man has returned to the big-screen in an atypical role.

Chatting with Karyn White

More than two decades after her departure from the limelight, the R&B diva has returned with "Carpe Diem."

Ozwald Boateng is the new couture king

The youngest — and first Black — tailor with a menswear shop on London’s legendary Savile Row was the subject of the documentary, "A Man’s ...

Cover story: Keyshia Cole — getting to happy

The R&B singer talks about her family and leaving the drama behind

Chatting with: T.J. Holmes

By// S. Tia Brown T.J. Holmes wants you to stay awake— and watch him. The former CNN anchor has joined the ranks of late-nighters Jon Stewart ...

Iyanla Vanzant returns to prime time

By// Britni Danielle Iyanla Vanzant knows how to fix lives — including her own. Back in the ’90s Vanzant — who famously shared her stories ...

Chatting With: Kirk Franklin

BY// S. Tia Brown Kirk Franklin likes to pepper his sentences with “dope.” But spewing old-school slang isn’t the gospel giant’s most endearing trait. It’s ...

Michael Vick is free at last

By// Chris Yuscavage For the first time since the federal government charged Michael Vick with running an illegal dogfighting operation in 2007, it seems football ...

Vanessa William’s fountain of youth

By// Kyra Kyles It’s no shocker to see Vanessa Williams on the small screen. After all, the gorgeous, golden-maned actress and singer has graced hit sitcoms ...

Ne-Yo hits the high note

By// Britni Danielle At just 32, Ne-Yo’s accolades read like he’s been in the game for decades. The übertalented singer, songwriter and producer has not only ...

Cover Story: Mike Tyson – The Assassination of Iron Mike

By//Kyra Kyles Mike Tyson asserts that he long ago banished the womanizing, threat-lobbing, ear-chomping brute to the basement of his subconscious. That person— iconic as he ...