Dear White People actress and Howard University alumna, Ashley Blaine Featherson celebrates her 33rd birthday by donating $25,000 to support theatre arts graduating seniors interested in pursuing a career in acting. The funds will help with relocating students for acting work upon graduation.

Since Beyonce unofficially made it National HBCU Day — let's honor the greats.

Hip-hop duo Alumni rap about the struggle in their latest video “Do It Again.”  Alumni kick off the visuals to their third single, doing what most people do best, hustle. Struggling through tough times, working multiple jobs, and pursuing one’s dreams, all in the name of music.  “Do It Again” is off Alumni’s forthcoming album, […]

As we all probably know by now, Tiny & T.I. were arrested last night in Los Angeles for possession of a controlled substance. TMZ is reporting, based on a photo of the inside of the Maybach: ‘Take a close look at the photo of T.I. getting arrested … and focus on the styrofoam cups in […]


Police say a third-grader in Pennsylvania handed out more than 60 small bags of heroin to his classmates before his teacher discovered them. Wilkinsburg police say the 8-year-old brought the bags to Turner Elementary School on Tuesday. At a news conference Wednesday, police said some of the bags were found empty in a trash can, […]


Will this finally be D-Day for Lil Wayne? After a delay due to dental surgery, a postponement on Tuesday because of a courthouse fire and then rescheduling his court date Wednesday, Lil Wayne is set to finally be sentenced and begin his one-year prison term from a 2007 gun arrest on Monday. So today Wayne […]