Evan Leedy, a 19-year-old Detroit college student, was on Facebook Sunday morning when he read a story about James Robertson, a 56-year-old factory worker who walks 21 miles each day to and from his job in Rochester Hills, Michigan. So far, over $145,000 has been raised.
Bun B of UGK is working with Religious Studies Professor Anthony Pinn to teach a free Religion and Hip-Hop Culture course online through Rice University’s Center for Digital Learning and Scholarship and edX.
Doctors performed tests Monday morning and determined the swelling on her brain has gone down. In addition, she has been able to “move her eyes” … all important signs. Perhaps most important, the oxygen levels in her brain have increased significantly — 4 times better than Sunday.
Diddy hit the roof when he learned that his adopted son Quincy would have to sign over a portion of his music rights in relation to the show to Fox.
Students at Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science in D.C. walked out of classes in protest Monday of the recent firings of instructors for allegedly teaching African-American history. Parents of the charter school’s students have accused Principal Angelicque Blackmon of giving out pink slips to three teachers.
People close to a former “Power Rangers” actor accused in a fatal stabbing find the allegation inconceivable, his agent says.
Amid a beef, Soulja Boy and Gillie Da Kid happened to vacation in Dubai at the same time. Conflict came soon after.
Hall of Famer player and NFL Network’s Warren Sapp was arrested for soliciting a prostitute as well as assault.