Dov Charney To Be Fired From American Apparel

Dov Charney To Be Fired From American Apparel I knew this would happen ONE day! American Apparel’s board is ousting controversial founder Dov Charney as both chairman and chief executive officer citing “alleged misconduct,” the company said in a surprise release late Wednesday. The board voted to replace Charney’s chairman position with two other directors, […]

Actress, Civil Right Activist Ruby Dee dies.

Actress, Civil Right Activist Ruby Dee dies, 91 years old. Ruby Dee, the award-winning actress whose seven-decade career included triumphs on stage and screen, has died. She was 91. Dee died peacefully at her New Rochelle, New York, home on Wednesday, according to her representative, Michael Livingston. Dee — often with her late husband, Ossie […]

DONALD STERLING AGREES TO SELL CLIPPERS

An attorney for Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling says he has agreed to sign off on selling the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for what would be a record $2 billion. Attorney Maxwell Blecher says Wednesday that Sterling “has made an agreement with the NBA to resolve all their differences” and approved […]

Arsenio Hall Show Canceled After One Season

‘The Arsenio Hall Show’ Canceled After One Season   “The Arsenio Hall Show” has stopped production, marking the end of the host’s efforts to restart his late night franchise in syndication. CBS had said that the show would return for a second season, but the latenight strip was facing significant downgrades from stations and the […]

Oprah finally speaks On Maya Angelou’s transition

Oprah finally speaks On Maya Angelou’s transition All this morning I kept thinking about Oprah. She finally released a heartfelt statement about her mentor,  Maya Angelou: “I’ve been blessed to have Maya Angelou as my mentor, mother/sister, and friend since my 20’s. She was there for me always, guiding me through some of the most important […]

Maya Angelou, poet and civil rights advocate, dies at 86

Maya Angelou, poet and civil rights advocate, dies at 86 Today we lost a great person, a wise elder and a phenomenal woman. I heard the news this morning, of course from an alert on my phone. Immediately I had to pull myself together, because it made me sad. Her wisdom, her spirit and her […]

eBay Members Change Your Passwords

eBay Hacked, Urges All Members to Change Passwords Immediately The online auction and sales giant eBay posted a message Wednesday morning saying that it had been hacked, urging all of its members to change their passwords. The company said in a statement that a database containing encrypted passwords had been breached, but that financial data, […]

Did Nene Leakes Get Fired from Real Housewives of Atlanta?

Did Nene Leakes Get Fired from Real Housewives of Atlanta? Last week rumors were swirling after the Atlanta Housewives reunion that Ms. Lenethia Monique Leakes was getting her peach snatched from her hands. She responded to those rumors with a tweet: Isn’t It Time to Go? Throughout the season and her tenure with the show Nene […]