"It is a tremendous honor to even be considered for this very prestigious award," said Miranda in a statement. "To win today for Hamilton is beyond my wildest dreams."
On Tuesday, a panel assembled after she died issued a report indicating that the jail’s staff needs more training in regards to identifying mental health issues. It also specified that the facility should provide anger management counseling for inmates and employees should wear body cameras.
Three first graders in Alaska were suspended last week after allegedly planning to poison and kill one of their classmates, plus more
The novel is slated to be released during the fall of 2017.
While some will be watching the live broadcast of the 88th Academy Awards this coming Sunday, a bevy of Black entertainers and celebrities will make their way to Flint, Mich. Director Ava DeVernay, actor Jesse Williams, comedian Hannibal Buress and several other big names will be joined together in solidarity for the #JUSTICEFORFLINT event on […]
The special counsel for the state attorney general's office in Michigan said Tuesday that manslaughter and other related charges could come forth in relation to the ongoing Flint water crisis.
Radio One Community Chair and On-Air Personality Yaves Ellis connects with photographer Kenny Williams following a conversation about the concerns and issues in Flint. Williams took a trip to Flint to do some photo-journalism concerning the project. Take a look at the photo’s below. Source: K Dot Williams
Misty Jordan and all of the family at Radio One-Columbus would like to send a HUGE THANK YOU to every last person and organization who dropped off water to serve to those suffering in Flint, Michigan. We are making ANOTHER trip to Flint this week because we couldn’t carry all the water on one truck! […]
“The Rickey Smiley Morning Show“ was broadcasting live from Flint, Michigan, where the entire city of thousands of people have been poisoned with lead by the…
There’s word that Timbaland had a diva moment and refused to take the stage at a charity event for the people of Flint, Michigan. According to the New York Daily News, Timbaland left a promoter hanging during a recent charity performance in Detroit. The “Empire” music producer was slated to do a 30-minute set at […]
His Flint contribution of $500,000 is the largest celebrity donation to date. Avita Water will match his donation in water bottles.
After Oprah took to Twitter to share a video detailing how she dropped 26 pounds using Weight Watchers while still eating bread daily, the company’s shares catapulted more than 20 percent, and rose to $13.29 per share.