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Chris Brown gave fans a rare glimpse of his father on Instagram. He posted a throwback from his childhood with his father, Clinton Brown, on Friday morning. Calling his dad his “twin,” he captioned the sweet throwback, “Young SNIPER me and my dad. my dark skin TWIN.” The “No Guidance” singer hardly ever talks about his dad, […]

We’ve all been social distancing at home for a few weeks now. Huggy Lowdown has been “wondering around the house” trying to entertain himself until club quarentine on Instagram starts back up tonight. He has “fed the dog and watered the plants” and he just can’t wait for nighttime because  Instagram Live has more entertainment […]


The LAPD was forced to shut down the birthday party of a one-year-old, saying the raid was “justified” because of the city’s social distancing ordinance. Footage from the incident taken in the Hyde Park area shows a group of around 40 individuals refusing to comply with Mayor Eric Garcetti’s shutdown of the city, Daily Mail reports. Social media users have been […]


WASHINGTON (AP) — Bracing the nation for a coronavirus death toll that could exceed 100,000 people, President Donald Trump extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April, bowing to public health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coronavirus pandemic. It was a stark shift in tone by the Republican president, who only […]


Divorce rates are expected to rise during the coronavirus pandemic for couples who have spent a great deal of time in quarantine. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK. FOLLOW US ON TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR YOUTUBE. According to Page Six, NYC power divorce attorney William D. Zabel, of Schulte Roth & Zabel said, “we’ve had an increased amount of calls […]


NEW YORK (AP) — New York authorities mobilized to head off a potential public health disaster in the city Wednesday, with its emergence as the nation’s biggest coronavirus hot spot a warning flare — and perhaps a cautionary tale — for the rest of the country as U.S. deaths from the pandemic topped 1,000. LIKE […]


MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns says his mother is hospitalized and in a medically-induced coma after contracting the coronavirus. Towns talked about the condition of his mother, Jacqueline Cruz, Wednesday on his Instagram page. He urged his followers to take COVID-19 seriously and practice social distancing. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER:  Towns […]

We have all been instructed to practice social distancing. But, what does that mean for sex?  Well, here are some tips. First and foremost, make sure you’re both healthy. It is also suggested that you chat with each other on Skype instead of in person, if you can. Also make sure that you’re sending sexy […]


R. Kelly is reportedly practicing “social distancing” at Chicago’s federal jail to avoid coronavirus. “I think it’s fair to say that he’s trying to follow the same advice as the rest of us, and be smart, and you know, stay away from others,” Kelly’s attorney, Steve Greenberg, told Vulture. “He’s practicing whatever level of social distancing you can […]

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As the COVID-19 crisis forces many schools to close their campuses and move all courses online, some worry that the pandemic could have a bigger negative impact on the nation’s historically black colleges and universities, than for other campuses. Here, The Conversation US has assembled a panel of experts to forecast what’s in store for […]


Michelle Obama shared an encouraging message to Americans as they practice self-isolation amid the novel coronavirus pandemic “You aren’t alone,” the former first lady’s stated in a lengthy post on Instagram, PEOPLE reports. “These past few weeks have been scary and difficult for many of us. We just don’t have a roadmap for what we’re currently experiencing—that in and of […]