New York, NY — Bishop T. D. Jakes along with actress Halle Berry and musician Chaka Khan will be honored at the 2013 BET Honors. The network announced they will also be honoring basketball star Lisa Leslie and music executive Clarence Avant at the Jan. 12 event in Washington at the Warner Theatre. The special […]

Tyler Perry is being sued for allegedly stealing the plot to his movie Good Deeds.   Author Terri Donald, who wrote under the pen name “TLO RED’ness,” is actually suing Perry in a federal court, claiming he stole the plot for his 2012 movie Good Deeds from her book and alleges Perry based Good Deeds on […]

Atlanta, GA — Media mogul Tyler Perry has begun shooting his upcoming flick, Single Mom’s Club, at various locations across metropolitan Atlanta. Early Monday morning his production crew descended on East College Avenue in Dekalb County for scenes at a Waffle House. One of the restaurant’s employees told CBS Atlanta he drove across three states […]

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr., D-Ill., resigned from Congress on Wednesday following a prolonged treatment for mental health issues. An aide to House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, told NBC News that the speaker’s office received a letter from the Illinois congressman this afternoon. “During this journey, I have made my share of mistakes,” Jackson wrote in […]

Game has been on a promotional tour recently, making his stops at radio and releasing a slew of music as of late, all in support of his upcoming, fifth album, Jesus Piece. Now, its tracklisting has been revealed. However, Game’s artwork for his new CD has been labeled controversial.  But during an exclusive interview with The […]

Richmond, VA — Bishop T. D. Jakes stopped by Richmond, VA on Friday to deliver the third sermon for St. Paul’s Baptist Church “Fire on Friday”, where Dr. Lance D. Watson is the Senior pastor.  With a packed church that holds just over 3,000 and overflow areas that accommodated another 1,000 or more, there was literally […]

Richmond, VA — Be sure to join St. Paul’s Baptist Church, 42437 Creighton Road, RIichmond, VA and the church family when they kick off week three of Fire on Friday’s. Each Friday during the month of November and December some of the top pastors from across the country, find their way to Richmond, VA where they […]

Following reports that he may have misused campaign funds, Illinois congressman Jesse Jackson Jr has hired a lawyer to handle negotiations with the federal government on possible plea deal in which he would resign from the House of Representatives and spend time in prison. CBS 2 television reported on Saturday and Fox News Chicago on […]

Richmond, VA — Fired up and ready to go.  Richmond, VA residents are turning out to vote today.  Some lines are longer than others, but that’s not stopping supporters from coming out to cast their Ballots. EVERY VOTE matters, and many people understand the importance of their vote. The above photo is of Maymont Elementary School […]

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After more than four months of silence, U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. asks constituents for patience and says he’s “anxious to return to work,” in a robocall to his 2nd Congressional District Saturday, reported by Chicago radio station WBEZ, but gave no timeline on when he’d get back to work. This is the first time […]

To the surprise of many, Representative Jesse Jackson Jr. has put his home in Washington, D.C., up for sale for a reported $2.5 million. He’s been on leave from Congress since June 10, while undergoing treatment for Bipolar II depression. The Democratic congressman’s office released this statement: “Like millions of Americans, Congressman Jackson and Mrs. Jackson […]