Tamela Mann keeping the weight off, husband follows example

Actress and gospel singer Tamela Mann is resisting temptation and managing to keep the over 200lbs she lost off her body.

Chris Rock and wife split after 19 years

Chris Rock and his wife Malaak Compton-Rock have split after 19 years of marriage. The news was announced in a statement she released on Sunday, Dec. 28, followed by a statement from Rock’s lawyer confirming he has filed for divorce.

NAACP Image Awards nods: 'Selma,' 'Get on Up' land on top

Selma, Get On Up, Black-ish, How to Get Away With Murder and Scandal are among the top nominees for the 46th annual NAACP Image Awards, announced Tuesday.

Tyler Perry and longtime girlfriend welcome their new baby boy

Tyler Perry and Gelila Bekele welcomed their first child, son Aman Tyler Perry, on Sunday, Nov. 30.

Professor uses her head — literally — to win art award

Sonya Clark, chair of the Department of Craft and Material Studies in the VCU School of the Arts, shared this year’s juried grand prize award with Anila Quayyum Agha

Chris Rock talks about Ferguson, Cosby, and what ‘racial progress’ really means

"If poor people knew how rich rich people are, there would be riots in the streets," Chris Rock said in a recent interview with New York magazine.

New children's book wages anti-bullying campaign

The children’s tale offers a relatable story full of pertinent information young readers can apply to their own lives in school or on the playground.

Kadia Blagrove: Solange's bridal Afro upsets beauty standards

"It is unsettling that we have to constantly go to great lengths to explain, support and justify the hair that naturally grows out of our head," says the blogger.

Lil Kim says Biggie is proud of her

“I think he’s very proud. I think he’s super proud because he knows that I’m a nurturer by nature."

Upgrades coming to the Diamond

Three new renovation projects to enhance Flying Squiirrels fan experience at The Diamond are underway.

Harassment or common human interaction?

According to Hollaback, between 70 and 99 percent of women are catcalled or harassed while walking down the street at some point in their lives.

"Instant Mom" gets signed for third season

Nickelodeon has ordered a 20-episode third season of its hit family comedy “Instant Mom” for Nick at Nite and NickMom.

50 Cent/ Floyd Mayweather beef showcases illiteracy among Black youth

An ongoing Twitter feud between rapper/entrepreneur 50 Cent and five-division world boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. recently took an ugly turn, inadvertently shining a light on a major issue affecting the Black community.

Third annual Virginia Wine Summit to be held in October

The third annual Virginia Wine Summit will be held in Richmond on October 21.

Television series pilot set for Virginia

ABC Signature, a division of ABC Studios, has chosen Virginia for "Point of Honor", the pilot for the television series ABC is co-producing with Amazon Studios.