Articles Posted in the " Celebrities " Category

  • Oprah’s OWN Network Staffer Sues for Pregnancy Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

    Oprah’s OWN Network Staffer Sues for Pregnancy Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

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    Oprah’s OWN Network Staffer Sues for Pregnancy Discrimination and Sexual Harassment

    An employee of the Oprah Winfrey Network sued the company on Wednesday, claiming that she was subject to routine sexual harassment and discrimination after becoming pregnant.

    The plaintiff, Rebecca Taylor, alleged that her female boss engaged in sexual talk during staff meetings. On one occasion, Taylor said her boss talked about how children who are breastfed become obsessed with breasts. In the conversation, Taylor said the boss tried to demonstrate a child’s behavior by simulating the squeezing of Taylor’s breasts, leaving her feeling humiliated.



  • Bobby Kristina’s Boyfriend Nick Gordon Ordered to Pay $36 Million in her Death Case

    Bobby Kristina’s Boyfriend Nick Gordon Ordered to Pay $36 Million in her Death Case

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    Bobby Kristina’s Boyfriend Nick Gordon Ordered to Pay $36 Million in her Death Case

    Bobby Brown says his daughter, Bobbi Kristina, had unlimited earning potential before her boyfriend helped take her life … and a judge put a very high dollar amount on those prospects.

    Nick Gordon was ordered to fork over $36 million to Bobbi’s estate Thursday after he was earlier found liable for her death.

    Here’s a partial list:

    — Conversion (stealing funds/assets) at $1.5 mil with punitive damages of $250k

    — Assault and battery/medical damages at $1.3 mil, plus $4.2 mil because Gordon was under the influence of drugs and alcohol


  • Israel Houghton and New Wife Adrienne Bailon Wedding [PHOTOS and VIDEOS]

    Israel Houghton and New Wife Adrienne Bailon Wedding [PHOTOS and VIDEOS]

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    Israel Houghton and New Wife Adrienne Bailon Wedding

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  • Legendary Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies at Age 61, Funeral Held on Friday, Nov. 18th

    Legendary Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies at Age 61, Funeral Held on Friday, Nov. 18th

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    Legendary Journalist Gwen Ifill Dies at Age 61, Funeral Held on Friday, Nov. 18th

    Community Reflections on Friday Nov. 18, Celebration of Life Saturday Nov. 19

    Trailblazing journalist Gwen Ifill will be remembered at a pair of events this weekend at Metropolitan A.M.E. Church, 1518 M St. NW, Washington, DC 20005.

    Ifill, a Metropolitan member since 1989, passed away Monday at 61. She was the co-anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour and moderator of WashingtonWeek with Gwen Ifill, the longest-running primetime news and public affairs program on television. A lifelong AME, she is the sister of Presiding Elder Rev. Earle Ifill, president of the Connectional Presiding Elder’s Council, and Presiding Elder of the Atlanta East District-Atlanta North Georgia Conference of the AME Church’s Sixth Episcopal District.




  • “Birth of a Nation” Director Nate Parker Faces New Sexual Misconduct Allegations

    “Birth of a Nation” Director Nate Parker Faces New Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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    “Birth of a Nation” Director Nate Parker Faces New Sexual Misconduct Allegations

    The “Birth of a Nation” director is facing yet ANOTHER sexual misconduct allegation from his collegiate wrestling days at Penn State University reports TMZ.

    According to the latest allegation found in the New York Times. A female student trainer claims in 2000, while Nate was on the wrestling team and awaiting trial on a rape allegation, he allegedly exposed himself to her while she gave him a back treatment. The trainer then claimed Nate told her he wanted to show her something, and then pulled his pants down exposing the top half of his genitals.