Poet, publisher, bookseller and activist Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet, publisher, bookseller and activist who helped launch the Beat movement in the 1950s and embodied its curious and rebellious spirit...
It is confirmed Shailene Woodley and Aaron Rodgers are engaged

It is confirmed Shailene Woodley and Aaron Rodgers are engaged

Shailene Woodley confirmed that she’s engaged to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The actor discussed her relationship with Rodgers on “The Tonight Show Starring...
Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen are teaming up for Spotify podcast series

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen are teaming up for Spotify podcast series

Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen are teaming up for an eight-episode Spotify podcast series, swapping stories about their upbringings and even a White House...
Kirk Franklin Performs Outside Black-Owned Coffee Shop in Fort Worth, Texas, for Black History Month Celebration

Kirk Franklin Performs Outside Black-Owned Coffee Shop in Fort Worth, Texas, for Black History...

Kirk Franklin is helping to shine the light on a Black-owned small business, right in his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas. Franklin performed during the first-ever iHeartRadio...
Stevie Wonder Says He Is Moving Permanently to Ghana

Stevie Wonder Says He Is Moving Permanently to Ghana

Legendary singer and pianist Stevie Wonder is relocating to Ghana. The 22-time Grammy winner opened up about his decision to move out of the United States...

Prince Charles visits 99-year-old father Prince Philip in hospital

Prince Charles went to a London hospital on Saturday to visit his father, Prince Philip, who was admitted earlier his week for “observation and...
John Travolta to sell M oceanic Maine mansion with 20 bedrooms

John Travolta to sell $5M oceanic Maine mansion with 20 bedrooms

The Maine mansion that actor John Travolta shared with his late wife, actor Kelly Preston, has been put up for sale. The 67-year-old star of...
Will divorced Kim and Kanye’s relationship remain peaceful?

Will divorced Kim and Kanye’s relationship remain peaceful?

Initial signs suggest a smooth and amicable split between Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West. As “Kimye” becomes just Kim and Kanye with Kardashian filing for...

Tentative settlement reached in lawsuit alleging James Franco sexual misconduct

A tentative settlement has been reached in a lawsuit that alleged James Franco intimidated students at an acting and film school he founded into...
Arizona State University Names New Film School After Legendary Actor and Filmmaker Sidney Poitier

Arizona State University Names New Film School After Legendary Actor and Filmmaker Sidney Poitier...

In 1963, Sidney Poitier made a film in Arizona, “Lilies of the Field.” The performance led to a huge milestone: He became the first...

Viola Davis and Stacey Abrams Talk Power, Independence and Representation in Hollywood for Variety’s...

A-list actress Viola Davis and political power-player Stacey Abrams are both titans in their own fields. And the pair of high-profile women talked about their...
WATCH: First Look at Danielle Brooks as Mahalia Jackson in Lifetime Biopic

WATCH: First Look at Danielle Brooks as Mahalia Jackson in Lifetime Biopic

Danielle Brooks is returning to her musical roots in Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia. The Orange Is the New Black actress, 31, stars as gospel legend and civil rights activist...
Regina King to Star In and Produce Shirley Chisholm Biopic

Regina King to Star In and Produce Shirley Chisholm Biopic

Oscar-, Golden Globe- and four-time Emmy-winner Regina King is set to star in and produce “Shirley,” the feature film biopic about Shirley Chisholm, America’s first Black...
Jason Crabb Featured on NASCAR Driver Natalie Decker’s Racecar at 2021 Xfinity Series

Jason Crabb Featured on NASCAR Driver Natalie Decker’s Racecar at 2021 Xfinity Series

One year ago Natalie Decker made history as the first female driver to place top five in a top-three tier NASCAR race at Daytona,...

Gospel Singer Jaime Murrell Dies of Coronavirus Aged 79

Panamanian gospel singer Jaime Murrell, who helped Latin America worship God in music that reflected the diversity of the region’s culture and history, died...
Our Native Daughters connect stories of Black enslaved women to their own experiences dealing with race and class

Our Native Daughters connect stories of Black enslaved women to their own experiences dealing...

Playing a banjo as a Black female artist is a form of activism for the four members of Our Native Daughters. Their story, appearing in...
Will divorced Kim and Kanye’s relationship remain peaceful?

Kim Kardashian officially files to divorce Kanye West

“Kimye” is kaput. Kim Kardashian West filed for divorce from Kanye West Friday after 6 1/2 years of marriage, court records show. The move brings...
Kim Kardashian Files for Divorce from Kanye West

Kim Kardashian Files for Divorce from Christian Brother Kanye West — Pray for the...

Kim Kardashian, who built a business empire as a reality television star, filed for divorce Friday from her husband of nearly seven years, the rapper...
Christian Brother Kanye West ‘Not Doing Well’ as He Knows Marriage to Kim Kardashian ‘is Over’

Christian Brother Kanye West ‘Not Doing Well’ as He Knows Marriage to Kim Kardashian...

By all accounts, Kim Kardashian and estranged husband Kanye West are heading towards divorce — and a source close to the rapper tells PEOPLE that he is struggling...
Cloris Leachman’s Cause of Death Revealed as Stroke, Coronavirus Also a Contributing Factor

Cloris Leachman’s Cause of Death Revealed as Stroke, Coronavirus Also a Contributing Factor

Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress Cloris Leachman's cause of death has been revealed as a stroke, the San Diego Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed. The "Mary Tyler Moore Show" star died at 94 of natural causes at her...