John Singleton, Maker Of 'Boyz N The Hood,' Dies At 51Filmmaker John Singleton, who debuted with the Oscar-nominated "Boyz N the Hood" has died.
Ex-Publisher Of Iconic Ebony, Jet Magazines Files For BankruptcyJohnson Publishing Co., former owner of the iconic Ebony and Jet magazines, which chronicled African-American life for more than 70 years, filed for bankruptcy liquidation Tuesday in a federal court in Chicago.
Mavericks To Celebrate What Could Be Dirk Nowitzki's Final Home GameThe Dallas Mavericks are celebrating all things Dirk Nowitzki over the next week as the legendary player wraps up his 21st season in Dallas.
WATCH LIVE: Funeral Service For Queen Of Soul Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin’s funeral is underway in Detroit. The service will include performances by Stevie Wonder and Faith Hill and remarks from former President Bill Clinton and Potter’s House Bishop T.D. Jakes.
Fans Mourn Aretha Franklin At Gospel-Infused Public ViewingThousands of mourners poured into Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History to pay their final respects to Aretha Franklin.
Detroit Saying Farewell In Royal Fashion To Queen Of SoulHere are some of the events and ways in which Detroit is paying respect to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, who died Aug. 16 of pancreatic cancer.
Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill Among All-Star Lineup For Aretha FranklinAn all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week.
The Queen Of Soul Aretha Franklin Dead At 76Publicist for Aretha Franklin says the Queen of Soul died Thursday at her home in Detroit.
Beyoncé Honors Ailing Aretha Franklin At Detroit ConcertQueen Bey dedicated her performance with husband, Jay Z, to the Queen of Soul drawing a thunderous roar from Aretha Franklin's hometown of Detroit.
"Queen Of Soul" Aretha Franklin Reportedly Gravely IllLegendary singer Aretha Franklin is in a Detroit hospital and is said to be gravely ill.
What Does Baseball Great Rusty Greer Miss Most?He was once a superstar athlete, but now he's on the sidelines, away from the limelight, still happy when someone asks for his autograph.
"Ali" Will Be The Single Word On Headstone Of Boxing Superstar"Ali." That will be the single word inscribed on the headstone for the boxing superstar.
Drag Racing Legend Muldowney Having Cancerous Lung RemovedA three-time Top Fuel champion, Muldowney was the first woman to win an NHRA race in a professional class in 1976. She won championships in 1977, 1980 and 1982.
Former Harlem Globetrotters Star Meadowlark Lemon DiesLemon was arguably the most famous player for the Globetrotters, performing for the all-black team during its heyday from the mid-1950s to the late 1970s.
12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter's Legendary Final Hit At Yankee StadiumWhile fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees' captain's last hit at Yankee stadium, let's take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.