A new mural dedicated to New York City hip-hop legends A Tribe Called Quest is nearing completion in St. Alban's, Queens. Painted by artist Vincent Ballentine in the Afrocentric red, green, and black colors that comprised so many ofShow More Summary
It was nearing ten o’clock on Saturday night, and hundreds of alumni of Alpha Phi Alpha, the nation’s oldest African-American fraternity, were gathered in black tie at Terrace on the Park, a gaudy 1960s-era banquet hall in Queens, for the annual Juneteenth Gala dinner. Among the honorees was Charlie Rangel, dressed in ... More »
Santucci became a national figure after three black men in Howard Beach, Queens were chased by a gang of white teenagers in December 1986.
Emma Roberts chats on the phone as she leaves a liquor store on Friday (June 24) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 25-year-old Scream Queens actress went gothic chic in a black dress and accessorized her outfit with wooden rosary beads and sandals. Earlier that week, Emma casually stepped out to grab coffee. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
With Oliver Queen and Black Canary finally getting together in Rebirth, CBR looks back at their storied relationship.
Henry Rollins was once known as the front-man of Black Flag, a punk band from the 80s. Now he’s an outspoken artist that acts. Normally, that would be the description of an actor, but Henry Rollins has been clear in several interviews, that he doesn’t consider himself an actor. Show More Summary
Boxes found in a Queens warehouse contain files about the Black Panthers, the Nation of Islam and the Young Lords.
Benjamin Percy & Otto Schmidt kick off "The Death and Life of Oliver Queen" as DC Comics continues Green Lantern's "Rebirth" with a new #1.
It's part of Queen Letizia's duties to attend formal daytime events all year round, and for that, she's got the perfect black suit. Featuring tailored trousers with a slight flare, her pants end at the perfect point to flash her pumps. Show More Summary
When you're queen of the Beyhive, why not carry a literal beehive? Beyoncé stepped out in New York on Monday carrying a magnificent yellow purse with black detailing that includes bumblebee stripes. Naturally, she wore all black to spotlight this very apt purse: a leather beret, bold dark lipstick, and ... More »
This week kicked off with Monday night's 2016 CFDA Awards, which means a mix of fashion's big names and on-the-rise players touched down in New York City, including a surprise appearance from Queen B herself to accept the unannounced Fashion Icon award. We have to admit that a good chunk of... Continue reading
The former principal at a Queens high school for English language learners allegedly discriminated against the three black teachers on her staff over the course of a year, saying that one "looked like a gorilla in a sweater" and disparaging another for his "big lips quivering," according to a lawsuit filed this week against the Department of Education. [ more › ]
New York City’s Department of Education is facing a federal lawsuit after the Department of Justice accused the body of allowing a Queens high school principal to “discriminate against every black teacher,” at the school, a press release from the DOJ notes. The lawsuit claims that the Department of Education allowed Pan American International High […]
Minerva Zanca "purposely targeted" two untenured black teachers by giving them unsatisfactory lesson ratings, according to the lawsuit.
The United States has sued the New York City Department of Education, saying it permitted a Queens high school to discriminate against black teachers. Thursday's lawsuit in Manhattan federal court... To view the full story, click the title link.
The following words were spoken over me when I first entered the world. "I bear witness that there is no god but Allah, and Muhammad (SAW) is His messenger." Bulaong Malika Ramiz they named me. Malika means "queen" in Arabic. My name has always been my most consistent connection with Islam. Show More Summary
QUEEN. Dame Helen Mirren isn’t a fan of the Kardashians, except for one redeeming quality they seem to have. MUSIC VIDEO. Nick Jonas serves up “Bacon.” ELECTION THROWBACK. John Legend performs “If You’re Out There”… Read The post ‘Bacon’, Lindsey Graham, Illegal To Be Gay, ABBA, Black Holes, Elon Musk: NEWS appeared first on Towleroad.
Black girl magic! Deshauna Barber Wins Miss USA Deshauna Barber became America’s sweetheart Sunday when the 26-year-old IT analyst/First Lieutenant took home the crown of Miss USA. The Virginia State University grad aced her question portion of the competition; and
By Ricardo Ibarra Vancouver, Washington’s Virgil “Black Mamba” Green (11-4, 4 KOs) will take on Johnathan Chicas (14-2, 7 KOs), of San Francisco, California this Saturday at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Washington, headlining the 106th installment of the … Continue reading ? The post Green-Chicas tops Battle at the Boat 106 this Saturday appeared first on Boxing News.
We Saw You Taking a Selfie in the Street, Arguing About Fashion at a Dairy Queen, and Being Bloodshot Outside the Beyoncé Show by Stranger Staff THE STATE ON YOUR LEG There it was, the state of Washington. It rose from your black boot in much the same way a sun rises from a mountain. Show More Summary