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Democratic frontrunner Bernie Sanders is bringing attention to the water crisis that is unfolding in Michigan. Sanders is calling for Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder to resign after the situation left over 30,000 people in Flint without drinkable tap water and thousands of people sick. “There are no excuses. The governor long ago knew about the […]

People serving time after being wrongfully accused is nothing new, but every exoneration feels just as freeing as the last.

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Kobe Bryant announced his retirement from the NBA earlier this year.  He also recently put out a list of the top five players he ever faced, and Michael Jordan made his list, of course.  Magic Johnson has even compared Bryant to Jordan. Jordan wanted to pay tribute to to Bryant before the Hornets vs Lakers […]

The PSA, titled "End Gun Violence," aired between games on Christmas Day and was released online Wednesday.

The NBA teamed up with Everytown to make an ad in hopes to put an end to gun violence.  The ad features four NBA players, as well as families who have been affected by gun violence.  Stephen Curry, Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, and Joakim Noah appear in the 30 second ad that will air five times […]

NBA referee Bill Kennedy announced today that he is gay following the suspension of Sacremento Kings guard, Rajon Rondo. Back on Dec. 3, Rondo was ejected from a game by Kennedy and allegedly used homophobic slurs while physically approaching the official. Kennedy, 49, is an 18-year veteran of the NBA referee corps. No stranger to […]

The deal surpasses previous partnerships between Nike and other players like Michael Jordan and Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant. And it's a first for Nike, who's never completed a lifetime deal with an athlete. Both parties released statements.

Ayesha Curry, the wife of NBA champion and reigning MVP Steph Curry, sparked a fiery debate on Twitter after speaking out on the latest fashion trends and her thoughts about dressing “classy.” With just two tweets, the chef, blogger, and mother of two nearly broke the internet. Everyone's into barely wearing clothes these days huh? Not my style. I like […]

Multiple Grammy Award winner, TV star Erica Campbell performed the National Anthem Wednesday night at the Washington Wizards game against the Los Angeles Lakers. The…

Hollis-Jefferson planned a birthday party in the new home and waited with his family, friends, and a videographer to film the big moment (to the tune of Boyz II Men's "Mama," of course).

 NewsOne’s Top 5 gives you a quick rundown of the viral stories we’re talking about today. White Man Who Targeted Elderly Black Man In “Knockout…

NewsOne’s Top 5 gives you a quick rundown of the viral stories we’re talking about today.  “I Feared For My Life:” Teen Tackled By D.C.…