Saving Lives, Who’s With Me?
Students at HBCUs can make a significant difference in the lives of black patients who need a life-saving transplant. We need you to step up and support black patients.
Posted Tuesday, November 3rd 2009 at 11:11AM
Changing Football at HBCUs
Despite recruiting hurdles, football programs at Historically Black Colleges and Universities are gaining respect in the NFL.
(This was sourced from Black College Wire and originally appeared on The Hilltop)
Forty year ...
Posted Sunday, October 18th 2009 at 12:50PM
President Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize
By KARL RITTER and MATT MOORE, Associated Press
President Barack Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a stunning decision designed to encourage his initiatives to reduce nuclear arms, eas ...
Posted Friday, October 9th 2009 at 10:37AM
Sprite Step Off Launches Largest Step Show
Sprite today announced that the nine organizations of the National Pan-Hellenic Council have partnered with Sprite Step Off to launch the most dynamic multicultural youth event of 2009. Sprite Step Off is ...
Posted Thursday, September 24th 2009 at 4:02PM
Kid Vlogs From Apple Store, We Smell a New Commercial Campaign
Kids. They grow up so fast these days, with the Twitter and the MySpace and Tamagotchi and sports drinks. You've gotta hand it to them, though: they've got their technology and they kn ...
Posted Monday, August 24th 2009 at 6:32PM
From mean streets of Watts to the king of casual dining
Clarence Otis Jr., CEO of Darden Restaurants (DRI), will never forget the Sunday drives his family took through Beverly Hills when he was a boy.
Each began and ended in Watts. In 1965, the ...
Posted Tuesday, August 11th 2009 at 11:12AM
Here it is….A couple weeks ago, I ventured down to New Orleans to enjoy the beautiful sights and sounds of the 15th Anniversary of the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans sponsored by FORD MOTOR COMPANY. When I got the call to come down and cover t ...
Posted Friday, August 7th 2009 at 4:25PM
WHAT...Michael Jackson had another son???
How many kids does this brotha have????
It is rumored that Omer Bhatti is Michael Jackson’s 25 year old son. But why doesn’t he appear in his will? Did Michael Jackson not know he had a 25 year old son?
Posted Sunday, August 2nd 2009 at 10:35AM
Put Away The Xbox, says Obama
Ever since video games got under the eyes of politicians, it has been a shaky relationship between both of them. If it was up to them they would send us back to the stone age but thankfully we still get to play games ...
Posted Friday, July 31st 2009 at 11:33AM
Today is a very sad day for journalist, public relations practitioners and music fanatics. Vibe Magazine has folded and will no longer produce print issues or publish its Web site.What is more disturbing is that it was the only major p ...
Posted Friday, July 24th 2009 at 11:46AM
Michael Jackson Game In Development
Game has been in development "for months."
Rumors of a new game based off Michael Jackson appear to be true.
A report by MCV is confirming the rumor, and says the game is being handled by the singer's own co ...
Posted Wednesday, July 15th 2009 at 10:23PM
When Michelle Met Barack: Is There a Lesson For Single Women?
I cannot get enough of seeing the First Family all together. They epitomize our often espoused "family values" of a loving married couple, raising two adorable kids and with a new puppy ...
Posted Tuesday, June 16th 2009 at 9:54AM
Lil' Wayne has always been vocal about his admiration for Lakers basketball player Kobe Bryant and he has now declared his love by releasing a new song named 'Kobe Bryant' to inspire the Lakers to win the NBA playoffs.
Posted Saturday, June 6th 2009 at 12:21PM
Lakers' Kobe Bryant Fronts NBA 2K10 (XB360)
2K Sports is turning on the star power, announcing that All-Star Kobe Bryant from the Los Angeles Lakers (which just won the first game in this year's NBA Finals) will be the official spokesperson and co ...
Posted Saturday, June 6th 2009 at 10:54AM
Arrest warrant issued for Daniel James Murray, man 'on a mission to kill' President Obama
The gun-loving former New Yorker being sought Friday for threatening to kill President Obama was known in his old neighborhood as the "Cape Man" of Blue Jay Wa ...
Posted Friday, June 5th 2009 at 7:37PM
Black College Football Experience coming in November
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Louisiana game publisher Nerjyzed Game Studios is readying the launch of an Xbox 360 version of its Black College Football Experience game, reports The Advocate. The ...
Posted Sunday, May 24th 2009 at 9:16AM
Hugh Hefner's First African Playmate of the Year
Many puns can come into play with the news of Playboy magazine czar Hugh Hefner selecting a naturally born African woman as his latest playmate, but we will refrain.
On May 2, Tanzanian-born Ida Lj ...
Posted Monday, May 11th 2009 at 2:44PM
Men struggling to finish at black colleges
Just 29 percent of HBCU males finish bachelor's degree in six years
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - They're no longer the only option for African-American students, but the country's historically black colleges and un ...
Posted Wednesday, May 6th 2009 at 10:37AM
LIVINGSTONE COLLEGE ANNOUNCES 2009 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
SALISBURY, NC – Livingstone College Football announced today the 2009 football schedule. This is the Blue Bears third year under Head Coach Lamonte J. Massie. The 2008 season ended with a 3 – ...
Posted Wednesday, April 29th 2009 at 2:24PM
Top 10: Signs You're A Friend, Not A Boyfriend
So you've managed to lure a hot lady into your personal breathing space. Does she want to get intimate? Or are you in a danger of having her sew a big scarlet "F" on your lapel -- for "friend?"
Posted Friday, April 24th 2009 at 5:25PM