Scott M. Mills to Become New BET President, Debra Lee to Stay On as...

Black Entertainment Television will soon have a new president. BET Networks announced Thursday that Scott M. Mills will take over as president, effective Jan. 1. He succeeds...

Black Lives Matter Activist DeRay McKesson Sues Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro for Defamation

A civil rights activist is suing Fox News host Jeanine Pirro, claiming she defamed him while discussing a lawsuit against the Black Lives Matter...
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“Bye, Felicia”: Robin Roberts Knocks Omarosa for Plans to ‘Sell her Story’

Omarosa Manigault sat down with Good Morning America's Michael Strahan on Thursday, December 14, for her first interview since leaving the White House. However,...

PBS Suspends Tavis Smiley After Investigating Sexual Misconduct Allegations

PBS has suspended late-night talk show “Tavis Smiley” amid misconduct allegations against its host and namesake. “Effective today, PBS has indefinitely suspended distribution of ‘Tavis Smiley,’ produced by...
Pictured: (l-r) Al Roker, Savannah Guthrie, Matt Lauer -- (Photo by: Eric Liebowitz/NBC)

“Today” Show Ratings See Rise After Matt Lauer Departure

Rather than give up on “Today” in the wake of veteran co-anchor Matt Lauer’s departure, viewers are flocking to it. For the second consecutive week, the...

Mika ‘Know Your Value’ Brzezinski Criticizes Women in Trump Administration as ‘Worth Nothing’ if...

MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski is still fired up about President Trump’s tweet mocking Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and took her frustrations out on...

Wow: USA Today Editors Slam Trump as ‘Unfit’ to Clean Obama’s Toilet or Shine...

USA Today isn't known for its blistering opinion pieces. Which makes the one the paper's editorial board just published on President Donald Trump all the more...

CNN Says Anderson Cooper’s Twitter Account Was Hacked After Tweet Insulting Trump

CNN says Anderson Cooper’s Twitter account was hacked after a since-removed tweet from his handle called the president a “tool” and a “pathetic loser”...

FCC Chairman Says Social Media Platforms Lack Transparency in How They Restrict Conservative Content

In an interview Monday about the coming FCC vote over whether to repeal landmark net neutrality rules, agency chairman Ajit Pai took aim at...

Big Media’s Sad, Extremely Horrible Week by Wesley Pruden

Newspapermen were rarely whiners. Whining became fashionable only after “journalists” overran newsrooms. The best newspapermen, so the folk wisdom went, were Southerners, Jews and...

Study Says Over 90% of TV Coverage on Trump Is Negative

As Monday’s throwdown in the White House press room made clear, relations between the President and the press corps are as bad as they have ever...

The New Yorker Fires Correspondent Ryan Lizza After Sexual Misconduct Allegation

The New Yorker said Monday that it had fired Ryan Lizza, the magazine’s Washington correspondent, after it said he had engaged in what it...

Ed Stetzer Takes On False Reporting of Sen. Doug Broxson Allegedly Saying Trump’s Recognition...

Raw Story claims that a state senator “predicts Trump’s Jerusalem embassy decision may usher in Armageddon.” But, he didn't. by Ed Stetzer Over the weekend, we...

Pioneering Black Journalist Simeon Booker Dies at Age 99

Simeon Booker, a trail-blazing journalist and the first full-time African-American reporter at The Washington Post, died Sunday at the age of 99, The Post...

CNN Misreports Story Alleging Contacts Between Donald Trump Jr. And WikiLeaks

CNN misreported key details of an offer made to Donald Trump Jr. last year of a batch of stolen Wikileaks documents. The story, which CNN...

TV One Cancels Roland Martin’s Morning Show, “NewsOne Now”

Roland Martin’s morning show, NewsOne Now, is being canceled because of budget cuts, according to the New York Post’s Page Six. “They called a meeting on Wednesday and...

Harold Ford Jr. Blasts Misconduct Claim That Led to his Firing by Morgan Stanley;...

The investment bank Morgan Stanley said Thursday that it had severed its ties with former Rep. Harold Ford Jr., a managing director at the...

Former Producer Sues Bill O’Reilly, Fox News for Defamation

A former producer at Fox News sued Bill O’Reilly in federal court on Monday, alleging that he defamed her by denying that anyone had complained about...

Those Who Broke Silence on Sexual Assault & Harassment Named Time Magazine’s Person of...

“The Silence Breakers” — those who have shared their stories about sexual assault and harassment — have been named Time magazine’s Person of the...

TIME’s Person of the Year: “The Silence Breakers” — Women Who Revealed Universal Plague...

by Stephanie Zacharek, TIME Movie stars are supposedly nothing like you and me. They’re svelte, glamorous, self-­possessed. They wear dresses we can’t afford and live in...