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Nipsey Hussle and His Marathon Clothing Store Were Reportedly Targeted in a “Secretive” LAPD Program

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A new report claims the late rapper Nipsey Hussle and his Marathon clothing store were targeted as part of a controversial LAPD program known as “Operation LASER.” The LAPD’s LASER (Los Angeles Strategic Extraction and Restoration) program was created to utilize what’s described as “predictive policing technology.”  The now-defunct “secretive” program was launched …

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Real Husbands of Hollywood Returns for Final Season

Real Husbands Of Hollywood

After a long hiatus and well-deserved return, the Real Husbands of Hollywood returns for the sixth and final season on BET+ on February 10. Nick Cannon released an exclusive trailer of the show returning on his daytime show, and it looks like Kevin Hart is back to his antics. Cannon …

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Elton John Tests Positive for Covid-19, Cancels Shows

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Fans of Elton John will have to wait a little longer for the music legend’s next performance. The 74-year-old singer tested positive for COVID-19 and had to cancel two concerts in Dallas this week. As part of his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour, he was scheduled to perform at the …

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Amber Riley Says People Often Try To “Humble” Black Women

Amber Riley

Amber Riley, star of Lifetime’s forthcoming thriller, “Single Black Female,” says being a plus-sized Black woman is extremely difficult. The 35-year-old star spoke with Page Six about the hardships she faced building a successful career while trying to distance herself from her famous Mercedes roles in “Glee.” Riley says she …

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Anita Baker Announces Return to Live Stage

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Anita Baker is making a comeback when it comes to the stage. The Grammy-winning singer celebrates her birthday today… and returning to the live stage. She tweets, “Las Vegas May 2022, They’ve Invited Us BAAACK!!🥳 ABXO ❤.” Las Vegas May 2022 They've Invited Us BAAACK!!🥳ABXO❤ — Anita Baker (@IAMANITABAKER) …

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Bow Wow Wishes He ‘Never Touched Music’

Bow Wow on SOcial Justice

Bow Wow is fessing up to some regrets in his early career. The rapper revealed he wishes he would’ve done acting and never entered the music business during Twitter Q & A. Just been an actor and never touched music — Bow Wow (@smoss) January 26, 2022 The rapper …

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McDonald’s Now Offering Fan-Made “Menu Hacks”

McDonalds Menu Hacks

McDonald’s is now offering some fan-made “menu hacks” that can be ordered by name. “Our fans are always coming up with different ways to make a McDonald’s meal uniquely their own. That’s why, for the first time, we’re spotlighting their creativity by officially debuting four fan-favorite creations on menus across …

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Tristan Thompson Spotted With New Woman at the Club

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On Tuesday, Tristan Thompson was spotted at the club with a new woman. In the now-viral TikTok video, the two are seen having an intense conversation while the woman playfully tapped Thompson’s nose with her leg over his. TikTok user Tricia Caracoza captioned the brief video: “Saw it with my …

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