Las Vegas — Police investigating claims that Floyd Mayweather Jr. attacked a security guard at his Las Vegas home were reportedly handed a video tape from a separate incident showing the boxer verbally abusing a guard who halted his entry to the gated community.

New Jersey — Seton Hall basketball player Jeremy Hazell was shot Christmas night during a robbery in his hometown of Harlem, NY. He wasn’t killed, but was taken to a hospital that night and released to heal at home.

Everybody, Get Up!: The life, legacy and yes, blackness of Teena Marie By Kierna Mayo Upon her untimely death at 54 years old, one simply cannot measure the gargantuan talent of Teena Marie — nee Mary Christine Brockert — by even the greatest of R&B standards. She was utterly unmatched; not even by the vocal […]

Jay-Z was spotted doing some last-minute shopping on Christmas Eve at Hermes in New York. We all know Beyonce loves Hermes’ Birkin bags, so it’s sage to say he was picking up some gifts for her. In fact, NY Post is reporting the that Jay “spent $350,000 on Birkin bags, among other things” for Beyonce. […]

When winter comes, people tend to become so careless, their hair and clothes get stuck in a rut. But you can break out of your everyday, ordinary hair ‘do with these 5 styles. See more at Glamour. The Touchable Half-Up Curly ‘Do like Garcelle Beauvais If you find your curly haircut springing up, down and […]

Lupe Fiasco’s long battle to get his third album, Lasers, in stores is finally nearing its end.

Nicki Minaj spent her Christmas performing at Hot 97’s concert at New York’s Paradise Theater. Though Lloyd Banks and Fabolous were on the bill, as well, Nicki stole the show wearing a leopard-print bodysuit, pink boots, and multi-colored wig. “Thank u sooo much 4 spending Christmas w/me. God bless u all for coming out,” Nicki […]

Philadelphia — President Barack Obama called Philadelphia Eagles Owner, Jeffrey Lurie to commend him for signing Quarterback, Michael Vick. During NBC’s “Football Night In America,” Peter King reported that Obama had called Lurie to congratulate the Eagles for giving Vick a second chance. Pro Football Talk reports: President Obama explained that a level playing field […]

From TheGrio Just as most music aficionados of a certain age probably recall exactly where they were when we first heard Teena Marie, we’ll likely never forget what we were doing when we received word of her untimely demise. News of the singer, songwriter, and producer’s death, which occurred on the 31st year of her […]