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BEREA, OH (WOIO) - Baldwin Wallace Astronomer Gary Kader is pretty clear… “Absolutely not,” exclaimed Astronomer Gary Kader. “There is no scientific evidence that the…

It’s official — Trent Richardson from the University of Alabama is coming to Cleveland. A little than one hour prior to the 2012 NFL Draft the Browns made a trade with the Minnesota Vikings to acquire the third overall pick in the draft.  The Browns give the Vikings its first, fourth, fifth and seventh round […]

(Via USA Today) – Weekly applications dropped 6,000 to a seasonally adjusted 357,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That’s the fewest since April 2008. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, fell to 361,750, also lowest in four years. The average has fallen nearly 13% in the past six months. When unemployment benefit applications drop […]

They say you should never mix money with friends, and the latest Mega Millions mix-up is another prime example of why. A group of Maryland fast food workers decided to pool their cash together, like many employees do, in order to have a better chance at winning the Mega Millions’ $640,000,000. Now, one of the […]

A strong earthquake shook northern Japan on Wednesday evening, causing small tidal changes on its Pacific coastline but no damage or injury was reported. Several towns issued evacuation orders or advisories to residents nearest the coast. A swelling of 20 centimeters (8 inches) was observed in the port of Hachinohe in Aomori, northern Japan, about […]

These performances were woefully overlooked by the Academy This Sunday, Hollywood rolls out the red carpet for the 84th Annual Academy Awards. The African-American community has a vested interest in this year’s awards race with Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer up for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress for their roles as domestic workers in […]

The key to keeping Black cinema alive is not to see big budget films produced by George Lucas, but to watch independent films coming from the next Spike Lees and Robert Townsends, who use small budgets to tell distinct Black stories that directly relate to our community.I have had the privilege of seeing several independent […]

With Billy Crystal as host, Hollywood’s finest arrive to the 2012 Academy Awards for the biggest night in entertainment! Viola Davis, who is up for “Best Actress” in “The Help”,  stunned on the red carpet in a rich green dress by Vera Wang! Who is the most fabulous dressed celeb on the red carpet? Source: […]

Did you check out Lil Wayne at the All-Star game over the weekend? The lil guy appeared to be in another world when reporter Dennis Scott asked him who he thought was going to win the game. Lil Wayne starts out OK … sorta when he says, “I’m sorry, but, I’m going with the West.” […]

Sunday tonight, The West Coast rocked the East Coast by beating them in the 2012 NBA All-Star game.  See pics of your NBA favs like Blake Griffin, Kobe Bryant, Bron Bron, Derrick Rose plus the Young Money crew inside….. Orlando, FL played host to the 2012 NBA All-Star Game Sunday night. The annual game features the best […]

As we get ready for the NBA All Star Weekend, here are some of the hot  men who will take part in this year’s festivities in Orlando, Florida. Source: HelloBeautiful

After winning Golden Globe, BAFTA and SAG and Critics’ Choice Awards for her role in The Help, Octavia Spencer won a Best Supporting Actress Oscar for playing feisty maid Minny Jackson. “I have to thank my families. My family in Alabama — the state of Alabama,” she said in her acceptance speech. ” My L.A. […]