UPDATE: Bus Driver & Another Adult Face Battery Charge After Viral Video Shows Violent Altercation At Bus Stop

An elementary school bus driver has been charged with battery after a viral video showed her refusing to let students off at their stop. The incident, which turned violent, also led to a 28-year-old woman being arrested and charged with the same offense. Police have not confirmed how the two people arrested were involved in […]

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WATCH: Vice President Kamala Harris Speaks At Tyre Nichols’ Funeral, Demands Congress Pass ‘George Floyd Justice In Policing Act’

Vice President Kamala Harris spoke at Tyre Nichols’ funeral on Wednesday and called for Congress to pass the “George Floyd Justice In Policing Act,” following Nichols’ tragic death at the hands of several members of the Memphis Police Department. Harris demanded Congress to pass the act in front of a packed memorial service for Tyre Nichols […]

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Doja Cat Talks Rapping MORE On Upcoming Album And Grammy-Nominated Rap Song ‘Vegas’: ‘A Lot Of People Discredit Me’

Doja Cat isn’t tussling with hip-hop heads about her rapper title. She’s owning it. But, the 16-time Grammy nominee recently told Variety she understands their confusion. “I just got an award for a billion spins on the radio,” Doja said, referencing the Titanium iHeart Radio award she won last year. Doja added, “So with that alone, […]

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‘Heroic’ D.C. Metro Transit Employee Killed While Attempting To Stop Active Gunman

A shooting broke out in southeastern Washington, D.C., on Wednesday morning, and a Metro employee named Robert Cunningham tragically lost his life. At least three people were injured as well, and the suspect is in custody. The Shooting Began With A Metrobus Altercation The incident went down at the Potomac Avenue Metro station, and it all […]

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SMH! Coach Fired For Impersonating 13-Year-Old Student During JV Basketball Match

A 22-year-old assistant junior varsity basketball coach in Portsmouth, Virginia, posed as a student in order to participate in a game. As a result, she’s now out of a job! Arlisha Boykins Shamelessly Filled In For A 13-Year-Old During A Game The odd situation involves Arlisha Boykins—a JV basketball coach at Churchland High School—and it occurred […]

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Study Suggests Obesity Can Spark Alzheimer’s-Like Patterns In Brain

According to a new study, obesity can cause changes within the brain that are comparable to symptoms seen in cases of Alzheimer’s disease. The Troubling Link Was Uncovered In A Study Of 1,300+ People Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute (affiliated with McGill University) conducted the research, and the findings were just published in the Journal of […]

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WATCH: Nia Long Says She Has Her ‘Eye On One Person’ Following Split From Ime Udoka

Nia Long might be “single AF” but the 52-year-old still has her sights set on a new romantic interest. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Nia Long (@iamnialong) Nia Long Talked Future Romance With Drew Barrymore Long recently appeared as a guest on The Drew Barrymore Show and shared how she’s been adjusting […]

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Flavor Flav Says He Spent Up To $2,600 Per Day On 6-Year Drug Addiction: ‘You Do The Math’

Rapper and hypeman Flavor Flav is sharing more about his past with drug addiction. And revealed that he spent up to $2,600 a day on the six-year habit. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Flavor Flav ⏰ (@flavorflavofficial) Flavor Flav Made The Revelation On An Episode Of “Off The Record” With DJ […]

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Robyn Dixon Admits Juan Dixon Cheating Rumor Is True: ‘Yes, Juan Was An Idiot’

Robyn Dixon of The Real Housewives of Potomac admitted she was aware of Juan Dixon’s infidelity ahead of cheating chatter hitting the internet. The admission was made during the latest episode of the Reasonably Shady podcast. While Karen Huger unapologetically hurled allegations about Juan during the cast trip to Mexico, Robyn specifically addressed a TikTok that accused her […]

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Accused Drunken Driver Breaks Down In Tears Upon Learning Gruesome Details In NYC Crash That Killed His Fiancée, Unborn Baby

The man accused of drunk driving and killing his fiancé and unborn child in a New York City car crash Saturday broke down in tears upon learning of their deaths. Adem Nikeziq, 30, cried uncontrollably during his first appearance before a judge on Monday after his lawyer broke the news that his seven-months-pregnant fiancée, 23-year-old Adriana […]

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Anansa Sims Says Ex-Husband Threatened Her And Matt Barnes’ Life ‘On Numerous Occasions’

David Patterson Jr. is suing Matt Barnes following an argument at a football game that ended with Barnes spitting in Patterson’s face before going their separate ways. In response, Barnes’ fiancée Anansa Sims, also David’s ex-wife, released a series of damning accusations against David. Anansa said her ex-husband “has been harassing” her and Matt “for years,” […]

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Food Fiend: School Official Accused Of Stealing $1.5M Worth Of Chicken Wings

One Illinois woman is accused of risking it all to secure a small fortune in the form of chicken wings. Vera Liddell—the former director of food services at Harvey School District 152, near Chicago—is accused of using her position to secure the wings, which totaled at over $1.5 million. Vera Liddel Is Accused Of Orchestrating A […]

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Lil Jon Hires Attorney, Threatens Live Nation Over ‘Lovers & Friends’ Festival Where He’s Not Even Scheduled To Play

Lil Jon has retained an attorney after threatening Live Nation for the use of his song title “Lovers & Friends” for a festival that he’s not even scheduled to play in, according to legal documents obtained by The Shade Room. The news, first broke by TMZ on Monday, showed court filings of Lil Jon’s attorney, filed against […]

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Usain Bolt On Fired Business Manager And Missing $12.7 MILLION: ‘It’s Put A Damper On Me’

Usain Bolt is still missing $12.7 million in investment money and kicked his business manager to the curb. That’s the latest update from the Jamaican athlete as of Friday (Jan. 27). According to the Associated Press, Bolt told reporters he’s “baffled” at the missing millions. While he laughed at a question about being “broke,” Usain […]

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R. Kelly Accuser Says ‘Justice Has Been Denied’ After Cook County Prosecutors Drop Sexual Abuse Charges

A victim in R. Kelly’s sexual abuse case in Cook County, Illinois is speaking out after prosecutors decided to drop the charges against the singer. According to the Chicago Tribune, Lanita Carter is devastated. NEW: When Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx made an unusual public plea for #RKelly accusers to come forward, Lanita Carter […]

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WATCH: Georgia High School Student Faces Criminal Charges In Attack That Left Teacher With A Broken Leg

A Georgia student is facing criminal charges after a dispute that left a teacher with a broken leg. Heritage High School in Rockdale County suspended the ninth grader following the violent altercation captured on video. Over the weekend, the clip received viral attention across social media platforms. Hoe trim at my school man pic.twitter.com/QWwCNWsmUL — […]

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(PHOTOS) Oprah Celebrates 69th Birthday At Star-Studded Dinner Party

Sunday, January 29, marked Oprah Winfrey’s 69th birthday, and the media mogul was honored during a dinner put on by Anastasia Beverly Hills (aka ABH). Anastasia Beverly Hills Was Celebrating Its 25th Anniversary The gathering—which went down on Saturday evening—was technically in celebration of ABH’s 25-year anniversary, and 25 influential women linked up to commemorate […]

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UPDATE: Damar Hamlin Speaks Out For The First Time Via Video Since Suffering Cardiac Arrest Mid-Game

Damar Hamlin has finally spoken for the first time since suffering cardiac arrest on field, thanking the doctors that helped save his life along with his teammates and supporters along the way. The Buffalo Bills safety – who collapsed on field earlier this month – appeared to be in good spirits in the nearly six-minute long […]

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Michael B. Jordan Addresses Lori Harvey Split On SNL: ‘I Went Through My Very First Public Breakup’

As Lori Harvey cozies up to Damson Idris, Michael B. Jordan is jokingly speaking about his split from the 26-year-old. Michael B. Jordan Is Focused On Being A Bilingual Baddie Since The Split: ‘Estoy En Raya’ He acknowledged the split during his Saturday Night Live monologue by proclaiming that he had recently gone through his “very first […]

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Ohio Infant Twin Passes Away A Month After Kidnapping Rescue, Police Confirm

Last month, Ohio police rescued infant twin Ky’air Thomas after accused kidnapper Nalah Jackson abandoned him at an airport. This month his family is grieving his sudden death. The Columbus Division of Police confirmed the infant passed away on Saturday, Jan. 28, at about 11:45 p.m., per NBC4. Ky’air was six months old. On the night mentioned, […]

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WATCH: Jhené Aiko & Big Sean Share First TikTok With 2-Month-Old Son Noah

Jhené Aiko and Big Sean are giving fans another glance at their 2-month-old son Noah and their relationship as parents to a newborn. View this post on Instagram A post shared by BIGSEAN (@bigsean) The Couple Took To TikTok This Past Weekend Jhené Aiko took to TikTok to share a video with Big Sean, divulging […]

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BREAKING: 6th Memphis Police Officer ‘Relieved Of Duty’ Following Fatal Arrest Of Tyre Nichols

A sixth Memphis police officer has been relieved of duty following footage of the fatal arrest of Tyre Nichols being made public. According to CNN, the individual is named Officer Preston Hemphill. View this post on Instagram A post shared by The Shade Room (@theshaderoom) Hemphill Has Been “Relieved Of Duty With The Other Officers” […]

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Kenya Barris Defends His Work Against Critiques Of ‘Perpetuating Colorism’: ‘I Challenge Anybody Who’s Had A Blacker Body Of Work Than Me’

You People director Kenya Barris is acknowledging the continual critiques about his work, and he’s standing ten toes down when it comes to his creative decisions! Kenya Barris’ Lived Experiences Shape His Work During a recent sit-down with Rolling Stone, Kenya faced some questions regarding the internet buzz surrounding him and his work. For context, Kenya faces […]

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(VIDEO) Black Model Goes Viral After Nose Job Leaves Her Looking Totally Different: ‘This Is What I Wanted’

A Black model has gone viral after a nose job left her looking like a completely different person after having undergone a forehead reduction surgery back in 2021. Camilla Coleman Brooks says she spent $20,000 on the rhinoplasty, which her fans were largely conflicted on, but she appears to be satisfied with the results. View this […]

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Issa Match! Michael Jackson’s Nephew Jaafar Jackson To Portray Him In Biopic

Lionsgate has taken on the challenge of portraying the legendary Michael Jackson in an upcoming self-titled biopic. And the lead actor, Michael’s nephew Jaafar Jackson, is already creating some buzz around the project. The 26-year-old singer and songwriter is the son of Jermaine Jackson. Posed in a classic Michael move and style, Jaafar reacted to […]

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Rihanna Reportedly Files Trademark For ‘Fenty Kids’ Clothing Line

Rihanna never ceases to amaze her fans. And it has now been reported that the singer has filed a trademark for a “Fenty Kids” clothing line. Rihanna has plans to launch a kids' clothing line. The name? "FENTY KIDS" Per a trademark filing made on January 20th, @rihanna plans to offer FENTY-KIDS branded: 1. Clothing2. […]

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NeNe Leakes’ Son Brentt Says He’s ‘Not Gay’ After Participating In Viral TikTok Trend

After igniting speculation about his sexuality, Brentt Leakes—NeNe Leakes’ 23-year-old son—is setting the record straight and clarifying that he “loves women.” Brentt Leakes Says He Jumped On The Trend For Funsies: ‘It’s Just For TikTok’ In a now-expired Instagram Story upload that was reposted by theJasmineBRAND, Brentt clarified that he’s “not gay” and that the speculation […]

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Rest In Peace: Rickey Smiley’s Son Brandon Smiley Passes Away At 32

Actor and comedian Rickey Smiley announced the passing of his son, Brandon Smiley, through a post on Instagram Sunday. The news shocked the public, as Smiley shared the information with a heavy heart, asking for prayers for himself and his family. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Brandon Smiley (@comedianbrandonsmiley) Brandon Smiley […]

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Kanye West Confronts Paparazzi, Throws Fan’s Phone On The Way To Child’s Basketball Game (Video)

Loading the player… Kanye West was captured on video seemingly throwing a photographer’s phone during an incident on his way to his daughter’s basketball game. Kanye is seen telling the paps that he wants to see his kids without them photographing him. The pap responded, “you can’t go home and see them?” Ye was seemingly […]

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(WATCH) Kim Kardashian Slams Paparazzi’s Question About Kanye Throwing Phone— ‘Do Not Talk To Me About That In Front Of My Kids!’

Loading the player… Kim Kardashian was spotted with Tristan Thompson leaving their kids’ basketball game when she slammed a question about her ex-husband Kanye West’s run-in with paps and a fan earlier in the day. She responded, “don’t talk to me about that in front of my kids!” when asked about Ye’s run-in with paparazzi […]

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