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Michael Jordan’s daughter Jasmine debuts Air Jordan ‘Heiress’ sneakers, and ...

Jasmine Jordan, the daughter of Michael Jordan, may not be a basketball player, but she’s part of the Jordan empire in her own way. Jasmine currently works as the Charlotte, North Carolina brand representative for her father’s Jordan Brand, and while she’s undeniably a Jordan, she’s working to carve out her own unique place in a world that will always associate her with her famous father. Jasmine is starting somewhere familiar: with footwear. She’s created a new shoe for the ...
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Judge Sentences Shari Hurston Tatum To Jail Over Decatur Traffic ...

I swear Atlanta is a city that really can hate on a black woman whenever it feels like it and Judge Lindsay Jones just proved it even more. After my friend Shari and I along with a bunch of other prominent women had a fun fulfilled weekend it was back to the regularly scheduled bullshit of Atlanta. A DeKalb County municipal judge jailed a woman — over a traffic violation. Decatur Municipal Court Judge Lindsay Jones heard the case of ...
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Why this black journalist exposed a racist viewer who called ...

Receiving racially charged hate mail is nothing journalist Sharon Reed hasn’t experienced before. But after getting one this week, she decided she’d had enough. Live during her 9 p.m. CBS46 show, Reed shared an email from viewer Kathyrae1962, who used the N word to describe the anchor. “You need to be fired for the race-baiting comment you made tonight, It’s o.k. to discuss certain subjects, but not whites … Really??? You are what I call a Niger. Not a black person. You ...
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Wendy Williams to Ashanti: ‘You Are a Fledgling Artist at ...

Wow, Wendy really knows how to insult a person to say the least. Wendy Williams had some harsh words for Ashanti. Quick backstory — Ashanti stopped by Complex’s ‘Everyday Struggle’ last week and got into a bit of a debate with Joe Budden about how she called out that fan for throwing money at her like a stripper.   Joe Budden basically accused her of dressing like one on stage. Ashanti defended her choice of performance attire (a bodysuit). Fast forward to this week ...
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World Boxer Zab Judah Now Working as Nurses Assistant & ...

So proud of this guy for preserving through it all. He is still a champ to Swagggirlicious Media. Former world champion Zab Judah beat people up for a living … but now he’s got another job, assisting elderly patients with dementia, and helping teach a nursing class. Judah, a four time world champ, is working at an adult day care facility during the day, and helping teach a nurses assistant class by night … all the while still training as a pro fighter. Teberah ...
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‘The Silence Breakers,’ including Rose McGowan and Taylor Swift, named ...

TIME‘s Person of the Year honor didn’t just go to one person, but rather the numerous women and men who spoke out about their experiences with sexual harassment and assault. “The Silence Breakers” — which include #MeToo creator Tarana Burke, Ashley Judd, Selma Blair, Taylor Swift, Alyssa Milano, Terry Crews, and Megyn Kelly — were revealed on the cover of TIME‘s annual issue on Wednesday morning. “This is the fastest moving social change that we’ve seen in decades and it began ...
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Atlanta’s New Mayor: Keisha Lance-Bottoms

Results from Atlanta’s mayoral race will be recounted on Saturday after voters delivered a nearly split decision Tuesday night. April Majors, a spokeswoman for Fulton County, told CNN Wednesday that the results have to be certified before the recount can take place. Mary Norwood called for a recount minutes into Wednesday morning as Keisha Lance Bottoms celebrated the result. Norwood cited an unofficial count in remarks before her supporters, and said while she was trailing her opponent Bottoms, she was ...
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Obama says elect more women because ‘men seem to be ...

This past weekend in Paris, former president Barack Obama proffered his sentiment that more women should be world leaders, because “men seem to be having some problems these days.” “Not to generalize, but women seem to have a better capacity than men do, partly because of their socialization,” Obama said at the invitation-only event called “Les Napoleons.” While Obama didn’t name names, he did talk about “the importance of more focus on putting women in power.” Obama was responding to a question about leadership qualities. ...
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Russia banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang

Citing “systematic manipulation” of anti-doping rules, the International Olympic Committee announced Tuesday it has banned Russia from the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. An 14-person panel had been mulling a confidential IOC report that detailed Russia’s official doping program during the 2014 Sochi Olympics, and the extensive cover-up. As a result of this ban, no Russian officials will be allowed to attend the games. Their flag will be excluded from any display, and if any “clean” Russian athletes are given ...
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Atlanta is too important, Keisha Lance Bottoms must be the ...

If you’ve traveled throughout America, you know that Atlanta is special. It’s basically the last black-ran city in America that has a prosperous mix of business and cultural capital. Corporations thrive in Atlanta and it’s also a place that influences the nation when it comes to music, style, and entertainment. There is no other city in America like Atlanta. It’s the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and home to the Civil Rights movement. It’s also home to prominent ...
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Sydney Loofe Disappeared After Her Tinder Date Has Been Found ...

A 24-year-old Nebraska woman who went missing after an online date has been found dead three weeks after she disappeared. The family of Sydney Loofe made the announcement Monday night on a Facebook page they’d created to help raise awareness about Loofe’s disappearance. “It’s with heavy hearts that we share this most recent update with you all,” the message reads. “Please continue to pray for Sydney and our entire family. May God grant eternal rest unto thee. We love you Sydney.” The Antelope County ...
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Wildfire threatens several thousands of homes in Southern California, kills ...

Thousands were forced to flee their homes on Monday as firefighters battled a fast-moving wildfire in Southern California that had charred at least 25,000 acres of land, authorities said. Intensified by strong winds and harsh weather conditions, the fire caused at least one death in Ventura County, emergency officials said. The person’s identity was not released, but authorities attributed the death to an automobile accident that occurred as the individual attempted to evacuate. The fire was impacting structures in downtown Ventura ...