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6 Howard University Staffers Fired for Misappropriating Funds

Blavity.com  Former Howard University financial aid student-employee Tyrone Hankerson Jr. has released a statement declaring his innocence through his lawyer. Twitter did some detective work and found social media posts documenting Tyrone’s lavish lifestyle which included designer clothes, fur coats and overseas trips.

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Former Howard University financial aid student-employee Tyrone Hankerson Jr. has released a statement declaring his innocence through his lawyer. Twitter did some detective work and found social media posts documenting Tyrone’s lavish lifestyle which included designer clothes, fur coats and overseas trips.


‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson Inspires Barbie’s New Line Of Dolls On International Women’s Day

blackenterprise.com  Mattel is honoring Katherine Johnson and Britain’s most successful female boxer, Nicola Adams—along with 15 other women with their own specially designed Barbie dolls.

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Mattel is honoring Katherine Johnson and Britain’s most successful female boxer, Nicola Adams—along with 15 other women with their own specially designed Barbie dolls.


Jay-Z and Beyonce Announce ‘On the Run II’ Stadium Tour Dates

variety.com  Jay-Z and Beyonce announced dates for their “On the Run II” stadium tour. Kicking off Wednesday, June 6 in Cardiff, UK, the international outing will stop in 15 cities across the UK and Europe, with the 21-date North American leg beginning July 25 in Cleveland. 

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Jay-Z and Beyonce announced dates for their “On the Run II” stadium tour. Kicking off Wednesday, June 6 in Cardiff, UK, the international outing will stop in 15 cities across the UK and Europe, with the 21-date North American leg beginning July 25 in Cleveland. 


Oprah Matches Teen's $50K Fundraiser For Girls To See 'A Wrinkle In Time,' Blesses Her With The Best Advice

blavity.com  Oprah surprised Taylor Richardson, a teenager who raised $50,000 so young girls can see the film. Winfrey matched her efforts and donated $50,000.

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Oprah surprised Taylor Richardson, a teenager who raised $50,000 so young girls can see the film. Winfrey matched her efforts and donated $50,000.


Tiffany Haddish, Tika Sumpter And Omari Hardwick To Star In Tyler Perry’s Film ‘The List

Vibe.com  After stealing the show at the Oscars Sunday night (Mar. 4), Tiffany Haddish will star with Tika Sumpter and Omari Hardwick in the Tyler Perry film  The List , slated to hit theaters Nov. 2.

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After stealing the show at the Oscars Sunday night (Mar. 4), Tiffany Haddish will star with Tika Sumpter and Omari Hardwick in the Tyler Perry film The List, slated to hit theaters Nov. 2.


Michelle Obama Meets Little Girl Who Thought She Was a Queen and They Have a Dance Party, Naturally

theroot.com  Queen Michelle Obama and Princess Parker Curry—the little girl who thought that Obama was a queen upon viewing her portrait at the National Portrait Gallery—got to meet each other Tuesday.

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Queen Michelle Obama and Princess Parker Curry—the little girl who thought that Obama was a queen upon viewing her portrait at the National Portrait Gallery—got to meet each other Tuesday.