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Amber Rose: Hip-Hop’s Joan of Arc

The feminist activist has come under fire for gold digging-adjacent comments she made, but Rose remains a powerful, rebellious voice in the fight …


Ben Carson may have fabricated a story about being the 'most honest' student while at Yale

The Wall Street Journal fact-checked another claim in the retired neurosurgeon's 1990 autobiography, "Gifted Hands," and found more evidence of a potentially fabricated story. The Journal's Reid Epstein reported:<p>"Mr. Carson writes of a Yale psychology professor who told Mr. Carson, then a junior, …

Ben Carson

Where Are All the Black NBA Coaches? Examining a Sudden, Silent Disappearance

On March 3 of this year, the Denver Nuggets fired head coach Brian Shaw. It was not a controversial decision. The Nuggets were listing. Shaw was struggling. A change seemed inevitable.<p>Shaw's dismissal came 26 days after the Orlando Magic fired Jacque Vaughn, another embattled coach who seemed …


Intelligent machines: Will we accept robot revolution?

<b>Would you share your home with a robot or work side by side with one? People are starting to do both, which has put the relationship we have with them under the spotlight and exposed both our love and fear of the machines that are increasingly becoming a crucial part of our lives.</b><p>In Japan they grow …


Stephen Hawking explains how to (sort-of) escape a black hole

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>If you find yourself stuck inside a black hole, Stephen Hawking says not to panic: You may die, but all traces of your existence may not be lost forever.<p>Current science suggests that a black hole’s gravity is so strong that absolutely nothing—not even light—can escape …

Black Holes

Urban Turban Cooking: How to Make Tandoori Chicken Quesadilla

Yes! You heard correctly. I recently made Tandoori Chicken Quesadillas for my friends and they were very delighted. I love bringing different cultures together and serving some delicious home cooked dishes. The greatest asset living in California is the diversity and the mix of cultures everywhere …


Will Smith To Produce "Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air" Reboot

Will Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment is creating a <i>Fresh Prince of Bel-Air</i> remake, according to TVLine.<p>The rapper-actor will serve as executive …

The 15 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix, however, that it can be hard to sort through them all.<p>The streaming site does a great job picking up films beyond mainstream hits. A diverse number of overlooked films are available to just about anybody. Now is a better time than ever to catch films that may …


These Superhumans Are Real and Their DNA Could Be Worth Billions

Steven Pete can put his hand on a hot stove or step on a piece of glass and not feel a thing, all because of a quirk in his genes. Only a few dozen …


Charleston Church Shooting: Suspect Dylann Roof Captured in North Carolina

The 21-year-old white man suspected of having gunned down nine people at a historic black church in South Carolina, was back in Charleston Thursday after a sweeping manhunt that spanned two states.<p>Dylann Roof was caught after 11 a.m. ET following Wednesday night's massacre at Emanuel African …

South Carolina

Cody Rhodes Posts Eulogy For His Father Dusty Rhodes

As noted, WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes was laid to rest today in Tampa. Cody Rhodes posted his eulogy for his father on Twitter, as seen below:<p>My …


Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

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The ESPN App is the #1 Sports App in the market. From your phone you get up-to-the-minute scores, complete news coverage, live streaming games and …

Soul Music
College Football

The NBA Choice: No One-Size-Fits-All Approach

Coach Calipari’s undefeated Kentucky Wildcats are back in the Final Four — but that doesn’t mean the current NCAA system is perfect.<p><b>By Julius Randle</b> …


To Pimp a Butterfly: Kendrick Lamar's new album is perfect

I’ve never been afraid to listen to an album.<p>It’s a strange feeling. Music can elicit a number of emotions — tears, unbridled happiness, a wave of calmness, a strong stank face — but fear usually isn’t drawn out by music. It’s not something that artists strive to pull out of their audience. And yet …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Do the Grammys Have a Race Problem?

No black artists are nominated for Best New Artist or Record of the Year, but Iggy Azalea gets props in both<p>White people rejoice! You've managed to …


This Article Will Keep Michael Sam out of the NFL

If you want Michael Sam's NFL comeback attempt to be successful, click away from this article immediately.<p>If you are rooting for Sam to become the first openly gay player to crack a regular-season roster, if you are a longtime supporter of equality causes or if you just believe in meritocracy and …

Domestic Violence

Hurley: Failed DeflateGate Accusations Mean It's Time For Irsay, Pagano To Be Banned From NFL

<i>Chuck Pagano and Jim Irsay (Photos by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)</i><p>BOSTON (CBS) — Here’s a story you definitely did not miss: The Patriots were accused …


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John Wall Gets Emotional, Dedicates Wizards' Win to 6-Year-Old Cancer Victim

John Wall played what might have been the best game of his life on Monday night, but nobody's going to remember his stat line.<p>That's because the point guard broke down in tears after the Washington Wizards' 133-132, double-overtime win over the Boston Celtics, overcome with emotion when asked about …

Michael Jordan

LeBron James Homecoming Rally: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

LeBron James officially reclaimed his kingdom on Friday night.<p>John Harper of reported earlier in the day that around 30,000 fans were expected to pack the University of Akron's InfoCision Stadium for a homecoming ceremony celebrating James' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers.<p>Chris …