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Actor Peyton Alex Smith Gives Insight on BET’s New Show “The Quad”

Check out our interview with Peyton above, where he talks about how excited he is being on the show and how it was working with veteran actors: Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Anika Noni Rose, and Jasmine Guy. The Quad follows the ambitious yet secretive life of Eva, the newly elected President of Georgia A&M (an HBCU), her […]

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BET AWARDS 2015: Celebrities on Barack Obama Using N-Word, Sean Combs and Rick Ross Arrest & More!

We caught up celebrities on the red carpet at the BET Awards 2015, where we ask them their thoughts on Barack Obama’s use of the N-Word, Sean Combs, and Rick Ross arrest and more. Check out the interview to see what they had to say. Interviews include: Cast of “Being Mary Jane,” Letoya Luckett, Machine […]

President Obama says 1 million signed up for health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — His health care plan facing a dicey transition, President Barack Obama said Friday that insurance sign-ups are surging now that the government’s website is working better for consumers. But it was too soon to say the rollout has turned the corner. More than 1 million people have enrolled since Oct. 1, Obama […]

Michelle Obama Promotes Higher Education

WASHINGTON (AP) — Edging into a broader policy role, Michelle Obama is joining President Barack Obama’s efforts to get the United States on track to have the highest percentage of college graduates by 2020. Mrs. Obama spoke to students Tuesday at Bell Multicultural High School just a few miles from the White House. Officials say […]

President Obama lunches with US service members at Irish pub

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama made an unannounced trip out for lunch with members of the military. The president and Vice President Joe Biden dined with active duty service members from each of the five military branches at Capitol Hill restaurant Molly Malone’s on Tuesday. The commander-in-chief ditched his suit coat for the meal […]

Former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich appeals corruption conviction, sentence

By Michael Tarm, Associated Press CHICAGO — Lawyers for Rod Blagojevich filed an appeal Monday challenging the imprisoned former Illinois governor’s corruption conviction and stiff, 14-year prison term. The lengthy filing with the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago comes more than two years after the Chicago Democrat’s retrial and 16 months after […]