A family whose toddler was killed in a freak Ikea accident will receive a settlement. Ikea has agreed to pay the family of Jozef Dudek after the two-year-old died in May 2017. The boy suffocated to death after an Ikea Malm dresser toppled onto his neck. Ikea released a statement apologizing for the accident: “While […]
“Just Mercy” is an impactful film that will fill you with all kinds of emotions from anger to sadness to hopeful in the retelling of Walter McMillian‘s fight for freedom. Text “ERICA” to 52140 to join the Get Up! Mornings w/ Erica Campbell mobile club for exclusive news. (Terms and conditions). Gospel superstar and Get […]
In this edition of “Wake Up and Win” with Dr. Willie Jolley, he shares tips from his book “An Attitude of Excellence: Get The Best From Yourself, Your Team, and Your Organization.” Check out the audio above to hear how the first step towards reaching your goal… is getting up! Text “ERICA” to 52140 to […]
For years, there were rumors that there was some type of beef between Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston. Neither one of them ever confirmed that there was an issue. Instead, the two stated that any tension between them had been fabricated by the media. But that’s not the entirety of the story. When BeBe Winans, […]
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An elementary school in Washington, D.C issued an apology after giving black students an assignment stating that they had to portray slaves.
Dominic Jefferson, of Texas, recently accepted a proposal from her boyfriend Kendrick Marquette Akins. Days later, she would end up dead. 39-year-old Akins asked Jefferson to marry him on New Year’s Eve. Her family told a local ABC station, that the couple dated for three months. This past Saturday, they had an argument in the parking […]
Kanye West‘s journey in non-secular music is reportedly making its way overseas. Though Ye would normally be selling out arenas around the country like the Staples Center and Madison Square Garden after a groundbreaking new release, his new gospel has him performing with a choir instead. And now his string of Sunday Services shows might […]
Singer Keri Hilson took to Instagram to mourn the untimely death of her father. The “Knocks You Down” performer penned a heartfelt note honoring her dad and celebrating the impact he had on her life. She credits her father for her love of words and writing and her humor. Hilson captioned a series of photos and videos […]
Pam Grier may be a cancer survivor, but luckily, she isn’t in the middle of another battle, even though some recent rumors online say different. According to reports from TMZ, social media posts started to surface this week saying that Pam was recently diagnosed with stage 4 cancer and in a fight for her life. Text […]
The 2020 Golden Globe Awards are underway, bringing us fabulous red carpet fashion from The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. Black Hollywood came out to shine in bold colors to celebrate film and TV’s biggest night and see who takes home the coveted gold statue. Honey, from Billy Porter to Cynthia Erivo to Tiffany Haddish, […]
Janet Jackson is known worldwide as one of the most iconic performers in music history, but her role as “mommy” is the one that gives her so much pride. Jackson’s son, Eissa Al Mana, just turned three, and the “Control” singer had loving words to say to her baby boy. In a new Instagram post, the […]