Each year, November is recognized as National Adoption Awareness Month. While all adoption-related issues are important, the particular focus of this month is the adoption…


When you talk about adopting a child, it technically means the permanent, legal transfer of parental rights over a child from biological parents to adoptive…

Aretha Franklin has worn some memorable ensembles in her day, and she’ll be unusually dressed at the upcoming American Music Masters tribute concert honoring her achievements: the 18-time Grammy Award winner will don academic regalia as she accepts an honorary degree from Case Western Reserve University. Case Western Reserve President Barbara R. Snyder will confer […]

Nicki Minaj and Rihanna aren’t the only ones snatching up Cosmopolitan Magazine covers this year. Kelly Rowland shows off her amazing abs as she graces the cover of the November Issue of UK Cosmo. Inside, she gets very personal as she talks about her engagement to NFL player Roy Williams, her decision to get a […]

Once again, let’s say goodbye to our beloved King of the South, T.I. as he checks back into prison.

Via the At a high-spirited rally in Philadelphia on Sunday, President Obama challenged the mostly black crowd to defy pundits who purvey the conventional wisdom. “They think, ‘Oh, well, Obama’s name is not on the ballot; maybe they’re not going to turn out,’ ” he said, referring to African-American voters. “You’ve got to prove […]