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OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norwegian media are reporting that Snoop Dogg was briefly detained in Norway after entering the country with marijuana and a large amount of cash. Customs officials decline to confirm the report, saying only that an American artist entered Norway with a small amount of marijuana that was detected by a sniffer-dog. […]

The first weekend in July is supposed to be a scorcher in some parts of the country so a pool or beach may be your first option for the weekend. If that’s not an option, anywhere there’s AC, like the movie theater, is always a good plan. This week’s stripper movie “Magic Mike” promises eye […]

Detroit’s own Loni Love started off life as an electric engineer but decided she wanted sparks to fly in other areas. Electricity’s loss was comedy’s gain as the Detroit-born comedian took to the stage. After becoming a runner-up on “Star Search” in 2003, she knew she was on the right path. After attracting the attention […]

Surprise, surprise. Ice-T still doesn’t enjoy the women of reality TV. Speaking with Atlanta’s Hot 107.9, the rapper-actor explained his issues with the personalities behind the most popular reality franchises.   Read more at TheUrbanDaily

R&B singer Kelly Price believes she was racially profiled on a recent trip to Mobile, Alabama on her way to perform at the city's "Funk Fest." According to Price, she was waiting to board a flight on United Airways when she encountered a service agent, whom she believed was unprofessional and rude. Price said that […]

LONDON (AP) — London Fire Brigade says Rihanna was among 300 people evacuated from a hotel after an early-morning fire in an elevator shaft. The 24-year-old Barbadian singer tweeted news of the fire early Wednesday to her 21 million Twitter followers, posting the picture above of a fire engine and the words: "Roamin da streets […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thriller, a tiger that belonged to Michael Jackson when the entertainer lived at his Neverland ranch, has died of lung cancer at actress-activist Tippi Hedren's wildlife preserve in California. The 13-year-old, 375-pound tiger died June 11, Hedren said Wednesday. A necropsy was performed and the tiger was cremated. Staff workers will […]

Supermodel and mogul Tyra Banks turned to Twitter to flaunt her bikini body as well as a part she’s most criticized for: her forehead. The model showed off her curves in a swimsuit through an Instagram photo while poking fun at the size of her forehead. "I challenge you to a big 4head contest," Banks […]

If you haven’t even seen an episode of “Good Times,” especially if you’re over 35, your black card may have to be revoked. Just about everyone from that era remembers the joys and struggles of the Evans family who loved each other despite the harsh conditions in their Chicago project. Jimmie Walker, who played the […]

Let's get this out of the way up front: R. Kelly's autobiography does not discuss what really happened with the sex tape that almost sent him to prison. It does not include a single word about Aaliyah, the late singer Kelly allegedly married when she was 15. Other tantalizing incidents and individuals are glossed over. […]

Tyler Perry has hit a roadblock in his pursuit of movie making. The filmmaker expressed interest in producing a film with Diana Ross, but apparently, she won’t return his calls. “She’s been ignoring me for years,” Perry told "Essence" while promoting his latest movie, Madea’s Witness Protection. “She’s the only person that I have dreamed […]

50 Cent was released from a Flushing, Queens, hospital on Tuesday, June 26 after an early morning car wreck on the Long Island Expressway. As previously reported, photos of the incident were posted on ThisIs50.com around 3 a.m. ET, showing the rapper (born Curtis Jackson) on a stretcher wearing a neck brace. According to the […]