2013

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According to USA Today, Yahoo said yesterday (October 3rd) that its massive data breach in 2013 was three times worse than what they’d announced before, revealing that all three billion accounts on its service at the time, not just the one billion it revealed late last year, were affected. Yahoo first disclosed the breach last […]

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The latest Pew Reasearch Center study finds the Median Net Worth of White households is 13 times greater than Blacks and 10 times greater than Hispanics.  That’s right, not TWICE or THREE times greater but THIRTEEN and TEN times greater.  Check out the study for yourself.  Click here for the Pew Reasearch Center Study.

You want it all. The job. The relationship. And Beyonce’s body. But you must remember that, although you can do anything, you can’t do everything.…

Holiday

View the City Wide Kwanzaa Celebration Schedule for 2013 at the S.H.A.P.E. Community Center website. Click here to visit shape.org

TV Guide has named Scandal star Kerry Washington 2013’s TV Star of The Year. Kerry previously said this about her role as Olivia Pope in Scandal, “The reward for me is that I get to play this woman. Everything else is gravy. What I do at home with my binder and my highlighter and pens, having that homework and that depth of character […]

“12 Years A Slave”, “Fruitvale Station” and “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” each received a whopping nine nominations from the Black Reel Awards. All three films…

Everyone’s favorite fixer graces the cover of Essence magazine for the month of November.  Excerpts from the article read, “They are allowing an educated, intelligent, powerful, complicated, human, flawed, multidimensional Black woman into their homes. They’re not walking past her on the street, they’re not trying to avoid engaging her, they’re not ignoring her and […]

Last night was the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards on CBS.  Breaking Bad won Outstanding Drama Series while Modern Family took Outstanding Comedy Series.  Click here for the full list of winners.

The Soul Train Awards nominees have been announced.  Rapper Kendrick Lamar leads the pack with six nominations.  Tied with five nods are Miguel, Justin Timberlake, Robin Thicke, Chris Brown and Tamar Braxton.  Click here for the full list of nominations. The Soul Train Awards will be taped on November 8th at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. It will air […]

The Houston Texans came back against the San Diego Chargers last night in the thriller that was Monday Night Football.  The Texans, down by 21, ended up winning their first game of the 2013-2014 season.  Get all the highlights, stats and details by clicking here.