September 25, 2014


HOUSTON (AP) — A former West Point cadet has lost his lawsuit against Patti LaBelle’s entourage. Richard King had said in his lawsuit that LaBelle’s bodyguard […]
September 24, 2014

Music Review: Jennifer Hudson is uneven, lacks personal style on 3rd album, ‘JHUD’

By Melanie J. Sims THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Jennifer Hudson, “JHUD” (RCA) Jennifer Hudson’s new album, “JHUD,” would fly off the shelves if every copy included a […]
September 24, 2014

Wiz Khalifa’s wife Amber Rose files for divorce in Los Angeles after a year of marriage

LOS ANGELES _ Model Amber Rose is ending her yearlong marriage to rapper Wiz Khalifa. Rose filed for divorce on Tuesday in Los Angeles, citing irreconcilable […]
September 24, 2014

Director Spike Lee honoured by Montreal International Black Film Festival

By Nelson Wyatt THE CANADIAN PRESS MONTREAL _ Spike Lee has been described as one of the angriest filmmakers in the United States but he jokingly […]
September 23, 2014


LONDON — A long-lost track featuring Queen and Michael Jackson will finally see the light of day. Queen singer Freddie Mercury wrote “There Must Be More […]
September 23, 2014

Kerry Washington helps kick off ‘Scandal’ clothing collection

By Alicia Rancilio THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ Kerry Washington wants women to look as powerful and put together as her TV persona. Fashion retailer […]
September 23, 2014

Mike Tyson comes to the aid of injured motorcyclist after Vegas interstate crash

By Michelle Rindels THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LAS VEGAS _ Retired boxer Mike Tyson may be famous for his aggressiveness, but he showed his compassionate side last […]
September 22, 2014


LOS ANGELES — Keyshia Cole has been arrested on suspicion of battery after an altercation Friday in Los Angeles. Police say Cole was arrested around 5 […]
September 22, 2014

Doug E Fresh, Snoop Dogg highlight 9th BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ATLANTA _ With a picture of his mother on a large screen behind him, Doug E Fresh struggled to […]
September 22, 2014

R&B star Chris Brown looks to start over after troubles: ‘You can’t continuously mess up’

By Ryan Pearson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. _ Chris Brown celebrated his 25th birthday in jail last May by making his own “spread cake”: […]
September 22, 2014

Shonda Rhimes lays claim to ABC’s Thursdays with debuting “Murder” plus her 2 veteran series

By Frazier Moore THE ASSOCIATED PRESS BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. _ Let’s just go ahead and make it official. “Thursday” should be renamed “Shonday.” At least it […]
September 21, 2014

Orlando Jones: From MadTV to ‘Sleepy Hollow’

TORONTO _ Before joining the cast of “Sleepy Hollow,” Orlando Jones was best known for being a wise-cracking comedian on MadTV. But Jones said he’s always […]