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NFL Style Series: NFL's Revamped Women's Clothing Line (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted November 22, 2012 | 8:00 AM

Football is no longer just for the guys, and the NFL is encouraging its female fans to show their love of the game with their revamped women's line.

This summer the NFL released their "It's My Team" campaign starring big names like Serena Williams and Condoleeza Rice...

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Baratunde Thurston's 'How To Be Black' Humorously Answers An Age Old Question

(53) Comments | Posted November 15, 2012 | 11:41 AM

It's an age old question that has fueled many debates--what does it really mean to be black?

Author Baratunde Thurston seems to have the answer. In his new book "How To Be Black" Thurston explores this question while humorously recounting his own experiences.

"If you don't...

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Cornel West Takes Aim At Black MSNBC Hosts For 'Selling Their Souls' For Obama

(221) Comments | Posted November 13, 2012 | 4:00 PM

Cornel West is no stranger to controversy, and this time his fervent slingshot is aimed at black MSNBC hosts.

During an interview on "Democracy Now" West criticized Al Sharpton, MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry, and frequent guest host Michael Eric Dyson for "selling their souls" in...

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NFL Style Series: What To Wear To A Football Game (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted November 8, 2012 | 1:04 PM

It's football season and your significant other has finally invited you to a football game with the guys. But what should you wear to score a perfect touchdown with the fanatic crowd?

A football game is a perfect opportunity to break out some fabulous winter gear. Think sporty pieces...

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99-Year-Old Woman Becomes A First-Time Voter

(490) Comments | Posted November 5, 2012 | 10:17 AM

It's never too late to exercise your right to vote and after almost a century, 99-year-old Rosie Lewis is ready to cast her ballot.

Lewis was only 7-years-old when the 19th Amendment was passed giving woman the right to vote. She's never been a follower of politics but she's...

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ELLE Women In Hollywood Celebration: Viola Davis & Octavia Spencer Shine On The Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

(5) Comments | Posted October 16, 2012 | 1:35 PM

Our favorite female celebs stylishly celebrated the power of the 'She' at ELLE's 19th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration last night in Beverly Hills.

Octavia Spencer looked elegant in an emerald green lace dress with a sensuous plunging back. The Academy Award-winning actress paired her jewel toned frock with...

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Nia Long Steps Out In Style To Fete Target's 'Falling For You' Video Series (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted October 11, 2012 | 4:11 PM

Last night Nia Long stepped out in a chic gray speckled biker jacket and gray skinny jeans for the premiere of Target's "Falling For You" mini series in New York City.

The 41-year-old actress was joined by celebrities like Melanie Fiona and "Steel Magnolias" star Condola Rashad...

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Nicki Minaj Hair: Superstar Reveals Real And Natural Tresses On Twitter (PHOTO)

(262) Comments | Posted October 1, 2012 | 10:52 AM

Nicki Minaj is the latest celebrity to hop on the trend of revealing their real tresses to the world.

The fashion risk-taker, who is known for her endless collection of rainbow colored wigs, revealed a few long locs of her "chemical and perm free" hair on twitter. The move...

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7 items à avoir dans votre garde-robe selon les stylistes de nos célébrités préférées (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted October 1, 2012 | 9:00 AM

Chaque saison, nous sommes toujours à la recherche des nouvelles pièces tendances de la saison, mais reste qu'il ne faut pas oublier les classiques et les bonnes bases d'une garde-robe pour s'habiller chaque matin sans aucune difficulté.

C'est le moment de faire un petit tour de votre garde-robe...

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Closet Confidential: 7 Wardrobe Must-Haves From Our Favorite Celebrity Stylists (PHOTOS)

(3) Comments | Posted September 21, 2012 | 12:00 PM

We all are guilty of getting caught up in the latest fashion trends, but what about the basics?

While you're cleaning out your closet, it's likely that you'll realize you are missing some key wardrobe essentials. Fall is a great time to get back to the basics...

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New York Fashion Week Street Style Stars (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted September 11, 2012 | 3:58 PM

Fashion Week is almost over and we're super excited about the fabulous Spring 2013 looks we saw on the runway. But some of our favorite looks weren't designer curated, they were worn on the street by fashion aficionados.

You don't have to sit front row to witness the fashion...

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Jacquie 'Tajah' Murdock, Legendary Apollo Theater Dancer, Stars in Lanvin Fall 2012 Campaign (VIDEO)

(1) Comments | Posted August 23, 2012 | 4:34 PM

We all know models are beautiful, tall, and somewhat flawless. But its hard to imagine them coexisting in the world with us "regular folk."

For Lanvin's fall 2012 campaign creative director Alber Ebaz left the supermodels on the runway and opted for fabulously dressed real people ranging...

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Mariah Carey Set To Launch OPI Nail Polish Collection

(1) Comments | Posted August 21, 2012 | 2:43 AM

Mariah Carey is on fire. Not only is the R&B songstress gearing up to reconfirm her place in the hearts of Americans as a judge on American Idol , she's also adding some much needed glam to our nails with her new OPI collection.

Mariah is joining...

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'The Olympian': A Story Of The First Black Gold Medalist

(169) Comments | Posted August 10, 2012 | 10:18 AM

Craig Williams walked through the gates of Eden Cemetery, the oldest African American cemetery in the U.S., one fall day in 2007. Even though the Collingsdale, Pa., cemetery contains the bodies of several black luminaries -- including civil rights leader Octavius Valentine Catto and opera singer Marian Anderson -- Williams...

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Pharrell Williams Set To Launch 'Bee Line' Clothing Collection With Mark Mcnairy

(6) Comments | Posted August 2, 2012 | 3:58 PM

Ever since Pharrell Williams came on the music scene as half of the production company and music group The Neptunes, he has proven that he's not of this world. Not only is the 39-year-old Virginia Beach native behind the beats of many of your favorite hits he's also a rapper,...

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Gabby Douglas' Hair: US Olympic Gymnast Gets Heat Via Twitter Over Her Hairstyle (POLL)

(1448) Comments | Posted August 1, 2012 | 2:29 PM

Gabby Douglas, the 16-year-old 'Flying Squirrel', has made us all proud by helping the USA women's gymnastic team win a Gold medal for the first time since 1996. But instead of giving her due applause many are asking: What is up with her hair?


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Teyana Taylor Recreates Janet Jackson Topless Rolling Stone Cover (PHOTOS)

(28) Comments | Posted July 31, 2012 | 12:50 PM

Teyana Taylor is known to take some pretty crazy fashion risks. Have you seen her 'Super Sweet 16' dress? But it's the latest look from the G.O.O.D Music artist that really shows off her risque style.

Dressed in nothing more then a pair of acid...

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Russell Simmons Throws 13th Annual 'Art for Life' Gala With Star-Studded Crowd (PHOTOS)

(1) Comments | Posted July 30, 2012 | 11:30 AM

This weekend dozens of stars showed off their style and generosity at Russell Simmons 13th annual 'Art For Life' Gala in the Hamptons.

Journalist Soledad O'Brien hosted the event, which raised over $2 million dollars for charity. Celebrities like Mariah Carey, Vanessa Williams, LaLa Vazquez,...

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Landra Johnson Offers Natural Hair Care Line For Children Of Color

(9) Comments | Posted July 23, 2012 | 3:47 PM

Landra Johnson of Charlotte, N.C., lives an all-natural lifestyle. Not only is she a vegetarian but she also only uses products free of preservatives, artificial ingredients and toxins. When her first child, Davis, was born in 2006, Johnson was determined to keep him away from these as well. But, it...

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Christina Milian Debuts 'Havana Nights' Collection for Nicolita Swimwear (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

(4) Comments | Posted July 23, 2012 | 1:15 PM

Christina Milian dives head first into the fashion pool with her exclusive 'Havana Nights' collection for Nicolita Swimwear at this year's Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim.

Christina's collection takes us back to the 40's in Cuba's lively capital with jewel tone bandeaus, high rise bikini bottoms, sailor...

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