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Bill Cosby Will Stand Trial for Sexual Assault

By Yesha Callahan The comedian appeared in a Pennsylvania court Tuesday. Read More

Skai Jackson Talks Meme Fame and Twitter Beef With Azealia Banks

By Yesha Callahan The young actress thinks social media has its positives and negatives. Read More

Mike Epps Receives High School Diploma at 45

By Yesha Callahan The actor proved it’s never too late to get an education. Read More

Mother Turned Fat-Shaming Jokes of Her Son, ‘Stuff Curry,’ Into Something Positive

By Yesha Callahan Landon Benton is a 10-month-old Instagram-famous baby who has risen to fame because of his resemblance to Stephen Curry. But his mother says it wasn’t easy at first because of the fat-shaming jokes. Read More

Bill Cosby Admits to Drug-Filled Sexual Encounters With Teens in Deposition: Report

By Yesha Callahan The depositions occurred in 2005 during Andrea Constand’s civil suit against the comedian.  Read More

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