The book Blood Brothers describes the unique friendship between two of Black America’s icons, Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X. Though Ali’s conversion to Islam was a defining moment for the former heavyweight boxing champion, it was his friendship with El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (aka Malcolm X) that played a major role in forming the champ’s views and who he was. From Amazon […]
In today’s economy, there are an increasing number of individuals stepping out into the non-traditional workforce and making a great living freelancing, working on short contracts, and/or being paid hourly wages for a gig. According to the New York Times, the number of Americans participating in the independent, or “gig economy,” grew by 9.5 million between the […]
Judge Verda Colvin of Bibb County, Georgia brought a room full of at-risk teenagers to tears after telling them, "Stop acting like you're trash."
Comedian Eddie Murphy confirmed that he will be on-hand for Saturday Night Live’s 40th anniversary special. In a recent interview with TV One’s Roland Martin,…
On Sunday, longtime “SportsCenter” anchor and ESPN personality Stuart Scott died after a long battle with cancer. Stephen A. Smith, co-host of ESPN’s “First Take” spoke…
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According to NewsOne.com J.R. Martinez made a big splash as the winner of season 13 of “Dancing with the Stars Season.” He wears many hats, however. Martinez is a veteran, radio host, actor and bestselling author. He dropped by “NewsOne Now” to discuss his book Full of Heart: My Story of Survival, Strength, and Spirit and shared with host Roland […]
According to NewsOne.com 90s R&B girl group 702 lead singer Meelah Williams is joining the cast of TV One’s “R&B Divas” for the show’s third season, which premiered last night. Williams joined Roland Martin on “NewsOne Now” to preview the show and to also tell fans what she’s been up to. In the interview, she opened up […]