LEBRON JAMES MAKES $2.5 MILLION DONANATION TO MUHAMMAD ALI EXHIBITION 

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James will donate $2.5 million to support the Muhammad Ali exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture. James, his charitable foundation and business partner Maverick Carter are pledging the donation for the exhibit “Muhammad Ali: A Force for Change,” which debuted with the museum’s opening in […]

A JUDGE ORDERS LAURA GOVAN TO PAY GILBERT ARENAS $100, 000 FOR EMOTIONAL DISTRESS

A judge recently ordered Laura Govan to pay her ex and former NBA star Gilbert Arenas $110,000 for saying that he had an STD in emails that she leaked to numerous blogs. Arenas claimed that the email was humiliating stalled his ability to work on his mobile app without distraction. He was initially seeking a […]

WALE IS GETTING SUED FOR NOT SHOWING UP FOR A NYC CONCERT 

A concert promoter has filed a lawsuit against Wale for skipping a show over the summer. According to TMZ, promoter Upfront and Personal Global says they booked Wale for a performance in New York City during the summer, paying him $25,000 USD upfront, only to have him not show up. The court docs presents an […]

BOOSIE BADAZZ HITS THE BREAKFAST CLUB 

APPLE REPORTS FIRST DECLINE IN ANNUAL REVENUE SINCE 2001

Woah! Apple reported its third consecutive decline in quarterly revenue on Tuesday (Oct. 25), which marks the first decline in annual revenue since 2001. Apple is still making money, hand over fist, but its numbers fell from $233.7 billion in 2015 to $217 billion in the 2016 fiscal year — a 9 percent decline. Experts […]

KENDRICK LAMAR MAKES THE COVER OF GQ MAGAZINE 

Kendrick Lamar sits down for an interview with legendary producer Rick Rubin for GQ Style’s Holiday 2016 issue. For the shoot, Kendrick sports tight braids and a $3,000 Michael Kors fur, while chatting at Rubin’s famed Shangri La Studios in Malibu. Obviously, one of the best tidbits comes when the rapper talks about his next […]

NEW STUDY SHOWS THAT MINORITIES ARE LESS LIKELY TO ATTEND TOP PIBLIC SCHOOLS 

BOSTON (AP) — A new study of federal data finds that black and Latino students are far less likely to attend top public colleges than their white and Asian peers. The Center for American Progress think tank reported Thursday that among all black students at U.S. public colleges in 2014, only 9 percent attended highly […]

THINK AND DRINK WITH CYBP

Join CYBP to watch the final presidential debate on Wednesday, October 19th at Tina’s (350 W 4th Street).   We’d like to take this opportunity to start a dialogue in our community about the issues that affect all of our lives. We aim to contribute to building a community where residents are engaged in actively […]

GET OUT WITH CYBP THIS WEEKEND IN CINCINNATI 

Clear your calendars Friday 9.30 and Saturday 10.1 for FOOD, ART, BEER, and MUSIC as we celebrate #WeAreWalnutHills Weekend! Click HERE For Details It’s time to exercise your right (even if you’re on the left) to join us for “The Political Party,” a pre-election celebration with appetizers, drinks and a sit-down dinner featuring surrogates from […]

QUIET BILLIONARE ROBERT F. SMITH MAKES $20M DONATION TO THE AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM 

In 2013, when the founders of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture were seeking donors, people directed them to one man: Robert F. Smith. “We kept wondering, ‘Who is this Robert Smith?’ ” said Adrienne Brooks, director of development for the museum. Meeting Smith became a priority, said Lonnie G. Bunch III, […]

FUTURE SENDS LAWSUIT BACK AT ROCKO AND DENIES HIS CLAIMS

Producer/label owner Rocko filed a $10 million lawsuit against Future, claiming he was screwed out of millions when he signed with Epic Records. Future says he’s full of it, and is countersuing, claiming he’s actually owed money from his past deal with Rocko’s A1 Recordings, reports TMZ. The rapper denies that he breached any deal […]

LEBRON JAMES SAYS THAT HIS DREAM IS TO OWN A NBA TEAM ONE DAY 

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James revealed Wednesday his goal after his playing career is to own an NBA team, as he told UNINTERRUPTED’s Open Run podcast James broke down his reasoning for wanting to hold such a position and why he would be good at the job: I feel like my brain, as far as […]

ADELE TURNING DOWN THE SUPER BOWL COULD TEACH US ALL A THING OR TWO…

   It’s all about taking control. Rumors abounded recently that Adele, one of the most popular musicians in the world, might be headlining one of America’s biggest media events: the Super Bowl half time show. But Saturday night, during one of her sold-out performances at Los Angeles’ Staples Center, Adele revealed that she turned down […]

TROY AVE TO SUE LIVE NATION AND IRVING PLAZA OVER SHOOTING

In wake of the Irving Plaza shooting in May, Troy Ave is suing the venue and its promoter Live Nation, claiming they didn’t provide adequate security for the T.I. concert. The rapper (real name: Roland Collins) made the announcement during a press conference in front of the Union Square performance venue, alongside his lawyers Monday […]

MICHAEL JORDAN IS DONATING $5 MILLION TO NEW AFRICAN-AMERICAN MUSEUM 

Michael Jordan has long been criticized for not giving enough or speaking out on issues, but lately, he’s made an effort. After releasing a statement about the recent police shootings, he has made a generous, $5 million donation to the Smithsonian’s new African-American history museum on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Officials at the […]