Russell Simmons, the man who brought the music of Run-DMC, LL Cool J, and the Beastie Boys (among many others) to the mainstream with Def Jam Records, has a quiet, simple ritual he has subscribed to for 15 years, and to which he partly attributes his success: Meditation. Twenty minutes, twice a day. When asked why he — or anyone — should meditate, the media mogul has a str ...
Posted Tuesday, June 30th 2015 at 12:52PM
Hampton University student Sean Robinson believes people his age should get more involved in their community. Scholarships and a live band help provide some incentives for the anti-litter effort. He's joined by the Clean City Commission's Debbie Blanton. ...
Posted Monday, June 29th 2015 at 2:05PM
Columbus, OH — How do you reduce the cost of traveling 7,000 miles for a vacation? Roger Madison, founder and CEO of iZania, LLC, has found the formula for reducing the cost of travel to South Africa and enriching the travel experience at the same time. ...
Posted Wednesday, June 24th 2015 at 12:07PM
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We wait in the line of thousands of people at the Recreation Center in East Long Beach, California. Young men, women, children, the elderly and disabled stand in a queue in t ...
Posted Wednesday, June 24th 2015 at 11:44AM
By Shelby Hodge
Five distinguished dads took bows at the Hess Club as honorees at the Houston Morehouse Alumni Association's annual Father's Day Brunch fundraiser while mayoral candidate State Rep. Sylvester Turner ...
Posted Monday, June 22nd 2015 at 3:26PM
Posted by: Morgan State News June 16, 2015
The Morgan State University choir will be performing as part of the installation ceremony of United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Wednesday, June 17th.
And for the first time, television ...
Posted Wednesday, June 17th 2015 at 2:48PM
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On Saturday, June 20, 2015, the Brownsville, Tennessee community will gather for the delayed memorial of Civil Rights Pioneer Elbert Willia ...
Posted Tuesday, June 16th 2015 at 1:41PM
We all know how important outdoor activities are for girls' development. The leadership and decision-making skills girls learn while engaged in outdoor activities through Girl Scouts help foster their resiliency, problem solving ski ...
Posted Saturday, June 13th 2015 at 9:16AM
Tue, June 09, 2015
ESPN Events, a subsidiary of ESPN, announced today that the inaugural Celebration Bowl will be televised live on ABC. The new postseason college football bowl game will kick off at noon ET Saturd ...
Posted Tuesday, June 9th 2015 at 1:55PM
Basketball legend Charles Barkley recently announced his intention to make a $1 million gift to Morehouse College. In that same announcement, he pledged similar support to Auburn University (his alma mater) and the Wounded Warrior Project.
Posted Monday, June 8th 2015 at 3:35PM
By Monica Castillo @mcastimovies on June 05 2015 3:36 PM EDT
Just a few weeks after a record number of Americans tuned in to watch David Letterman sign off from CBS one last time, the famous comedian has already adopted a more casual look, l ...
Posted Monday, June 8th 2015 at 1:58PM
By Simon Perry
06/04/2015 AT 02:45 PM EDT
Arise Sir Harry! Prince Harry that is. Although technically he's not a "sir," Harry, 30, has been appointed a Knight Commander or the Royal Victorian Order by his grandmother, Queen El ...
Posted Thursday, June 4th 2015 at 4:29PM
If you want to win more and get what you want more often, you must make a decision to be unreasonable! But you must do so without being rude or nasty. Read Full Post ...
Posted Thursday, June 4th 2015 at 2:31PM
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Posted Wednesday, June 3rd 2015 at 3:09PM
02 Jun 2015 Posted by Elise Durham
Morehouse College’s 11th president has been named to the Board of Overseers for Harvard University.
John Silvanus Wilson Jr. ’79, a graduate of both Harvard Graduate Schoo ...
Posted Wednesday, June 3rd 2015 at 11:00AM
What a gift it is to be able to create!
Our Father's work so diligently to make
their broods happy.....now is our chance
to poor some love on them.
What Father would not appreciate a new
haircut! If this is your talent get in ...
Posted Tuesday, June 2nd 2015 at 10:31AM
By Joanne DavidsonThe Denver Post
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Every year, when Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity's Denver alumni chapter awards college scholarships to a host of deserving young men, the recipie ...
Posted Monday, June 1st 2015 at 2:55PM
by Helen Steiner Rice
Fathers are wonderful peopleToo little understood,And we do not sing their praisesAs often as we should... For, somehow, Father seems to beThe man who pays the bills,While Mother binds up little ...
Posted Monday, June 1st 2015 at 12:30PM
By rokur on May 27, 2015 Safety
The Founder of “Swim, Swim, Swim I Say,” Agnes Davis stopped by the WBLS studios to talk about why African Americans NEED to learn how to swim.
Learn more: http://www.swimswimswimisay. ...
Posted Friday, May 29th 2015 at 12:01PM
Jeff Gammage, Inquirer Staff Writer
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Until now, singer-songwriter Migu ...
Posted Wednesday, May 27th 2015 at 1:19PM
When you are surrounded by darkness the feeling of hopelessness sets in.
How can we stay motivated when our goals seem impossible? Where is the answer to our life's purpose?
Can you hear the universe guiding you?
Can you here the clues to li ...
Posted Sunday, May 24th 2015 at 2:28PM
One great aspect about life is "having the right to change your mind".
The more life we experience, the more our taste gets refined.
Let's take a look at where we currently stand on things.
Think on this:
- What is your favorite flavor Po ...
Posted Saturday, May 23rd 2015 at 8:26AM
By Zsarlene B. Chua, Reporter
David Foster: Music Man
HE IS the man behind many timeless songs: Chaka Khan’s “Through The Fire” (1984), Chicago’s “Hard To Say I’m Sorry” (1982), Andrea Bocelli and C ...
Posted Thursday, May 14th 2015 at 12:55PM
Congratulations Class of 2015! Young Black men: bring your cap and gown and celebrate this incredible accomplishment with your friends and family!
For many young men from Chicago’s African American communities, there are countless roadblocks that stand between them and a high school diploma. ...
Posted Thursday, May 14th 2015 at 12:09PM
By Kathy Lynn Gray The Columbus Dispatch • Wednesday April 22, 2015 12:18 PM
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium continued its tiger baby bonanza this week, welcoming three more Amur cubs into the fold.
The triplets, born to 1 ...
Posted Thursday, May 14th 2015 at 11:51AM