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Raiders’ Menelik Watson Donates Paycheck to 4-Year-Old Fan With Heart Condition

By Yesha Callahan The lineman with a heart of gold made a gesture of kindness for a young fan. Read More

Queen Latifah Pays Laid Off Talk Show Staff Out of Her Own Pockets

By Yesha Callahan The talk show host is showing appreciation for her former employees during the holiday season. Read More

Q-Tip Gave Iggy Azalea a Much-Needed Hip-Hop History Lesson, but He Forgot About T.I.

By Yesha Callahan Q-Tip preached to the choir, but his words may fall on deaf ears. Read More

106 & Park Alums Free and A.J. to Host Final Episode

By Yesha Callahan The original hosts will bid TV viewers a final farewell before the show transitions to an online presence. Read More

Watch: High School Drum Major Shmoney-Danced Her Way Into Viralness

By Yesha Callahan From the streets to the drum line, you can’t get away from the Shmoney dance. Read More

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