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New York — Whoopi Goldberg slammed Donald Trump on The View for claiming that President Obama was not born here with a “birther” claim. Trump is planning a 2012 presidential run. PARTNER LINK: Rose McGowan Photos “There is something on that birth certificate that he doesn’t like,” Trump said. Goldberg replied: “That’s the biggest pile […]

COLORADO – Radiation from the Tsunami caused nuclear meltdown in Japan has reached American states 5,000 miles away, such as Colorado and Oregon. CNN reports: Colorado and Oregon have joined several other Western states in reporting trace amounts of radioactive particles that have likely drifted about 5,000 miles from a quake and tsunami-damaged nuclear power […]

New York —  In an appearance on BET’s 106 and Park yesterday, singer Chris Brown apologized for his outburst on Good Morning America which included a broken window. RELATED: Rose McGowan Photos The R&B star claimed that anchor Robin Roberts did not follow the set talking points they agreed upon before the show started. But […]

Los Angeles — Representatives for Paris Hilton are denying the quote in Neil Strauss’ new book, Everyone Loves You When You’re Dead: Journeys Into Fame and Madness, that the famous socialite once said “Black guys are gross.” The excerpt from the book reads: “An actor and I were making out, but then we went somewhere […]

TheRoot recently compiled a list of the top Black women in technology. PARTNER LINKS: Nene Leakes blasts Star Jones Many believe that Blacks as a whole are non-existant in the technology sector, but there are many Black men and women that have made large strides in the tech area. The list ranges from the finance, […]

This week on Washington Watch, host Roland Martin and Smokey Fontaine talked about the recent NewsOne list on the “Top 15 Civil Rights Leaders” of this century post. The list has been linked on various news websites and lauded by many. Here are some of the responses from members of the list on Twitter: RELATED: […]

NEW YORK – Comedian Eddie Murphy will be given the first annual “Comedy Icon” at the Comedy Awards from MTV Networks for his work in sketch comedy, stand-up, movie and television. RELATED: Black Voices reports: Presenters and attendees include comedy stars, Tina Fey, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Fallon, Tracy Morgan, Matt Stone, Trey Parker, Ty Burrell, […]

OHIO – While the NCAA is taking a lot of criticism for not graduating players, especially African Americans, among its elite basketball schools, four Ohio State players, two who are African American had a chance to graduate before defeating George Mason to reach the Sweet 16. RELATED: Charlie Sheen offered job back by CBS Rivals […]

A new Presidential poll by Public Policy, has actor and drug user, Charlie Sheen beating Sarah Palin among independents: We’ve found a lot of brutal poll numbers for Sarah Palin so far in 2011: down in South Dakota, down in South Carolina, down in Arizona, only up by 1 point in Texas, only up by […]

NEW YORK-Glenn Beck says that Obama is sympathetic to terrorist causes on his radio show. BECK: But here is – here is the point on that. I believe that’s because he just sees us as the oppressor nation. He just sees us as a nation who is and has oppressed the Native Americans and, and […]

Florida — Disgraced golfer Tiger Woods said he is improving his golf game and focusing on how to become a better father to his two and three-year-old children. The golfer, who appeared on Good Morning America, said that the last two years have been extremely tough being a single father, but he feels he’s learned […]

Atlanta — According to a Michigan State study, Blacks who identify more strongly with their racial identity are happier. The researchers surveyed Black adults in Michigan. The study found that those who felt proud of their race, felt more connected to their culture/ and or race. RELATED: Top 9 Black stand-up comedians Read more at […]