This year, Tax Day falls on Tuesday, April 17, a full two days later than normal. April 15 falls on a Sunday in 2018, which would normally push Tax Day to Monday, April 16. That date, though, happens to be when Washington, D.C., is observing Emancipation Day. That holiday honors the 1862 passage of the District […]


Life is generally expensive, but have you ever wondered which year had or will have you feeling the financial strain the most? U.K.-based credit check site ClearScore crunched some numbers and determined age 31 is most expensive, costing about $60,058. In a poll of about 3,000 people, about 27 percent said the cost of getting […]

O.J. Simpson could be released from prison this year. According to the Nevada Department of Corrections, the former NFL star is set to face a parole hearing this July. Simpson has been serving 33 years in a Nevada prison on burglary and kidnapping charges unrelated to controversial trail over the murder of Simpson’s ex-wife and […]

According to The American Academy of Pediatrics, in a new statement, Babies should sleep in the same room as their parents, but in their own crib or bassinet, for the first year of their lives in order to reduce the risk of sleep-related deaths, including from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).  The statement repeated the recommendation […]

FX’s People v OJ Simpson has been the biggest new show of the year so far. The show averaged 7.5 million viewers from week to week. The series premiere was also the most-watched scripted series for the network in its 22-year history. The series wrapped up on April 5th.


Another young unarmed Black Man killed by Police.  The events given by Police in the shooting death of unarmed 19-year-old Tony Robinson are once again suspicious.  In any case, it’s clear that when it comes to Black People the police have the mind for deadly force above all other options.  Click here for More [Video].

His name is Cory Nieves and his cookie line ‘Mr. Cory’s Cookies’ is growing fast and spreading through New Jersey and now New York. Click here to meet Mr.Cory and Mr. Cory’s Cookies.

Sony/Screen Gems and producer Will Packer have revealed that Think Like A Man Too will hit theatres on May 30, 2014.  Writers Keith Merryman and David A. Newman, who wrote the first film, will return as writers and shooting will likely begin for the end of the year. No word on which characters will return to the sequel.

Janet Jackson is a married woman.   She shut down rumors of a $20 million dollar wedding by revealing that she and billionaire, Wissam Al Mana, got married last year.  In a joint statement to Entertainment Tonight, they said, “The rumors regarding an extravagant wedding are simply not true. Last year we were married in a […]

A nine-year-old girl gave birth last week in western Mexico, and authorities there are looking for the 17-year-old who’s believed to be the father, who the girl told them was her boyfriend. The baby was born last week by Cesarean section because of the age of the girl, who reportedly didn’t know she was pregnant […]

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Texans defensive coordinator Wade Philips called it, “The best season ever”. While that’s up for debate, his dominance is not. JJ Watt was named the…

Today marks the 1st birthday of hip-hop royalty, Blue Ivy Carter!  It seems like it was just a month ago that Beyonce announced her pregnancy at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards. Happy Birthday, Blue Ivy!!  From your Houston family!