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Taraji P. Henson to Play NASA Math Genius in New Film

By Yesha Callahan Hidden Figures is based on the true story of Katherine Johnson, one of several black women who were crucial to the United States’ early spaceflight efforts. Read More

Watch: Miami Heat's Martin Intro Parody is Hilarious

By Yesha Callahan Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosch, A’mare Stoudemire, Tyler Johnson, Josh Richardson, Chris Anderson and Udonis Haslem al recreated the iconic theme song to Martin. Read More

Mother’s Pleas for Justice in Death of Her Daughter, Killed by Virginia Beach Police, Goes Viral

By Yesha Callahan Gina Best’s daughter, India Kager, was killed in a car when Virginia Beach, Va., police fired 30 rounds while her infant son was in the backseat. Read More

Watch: Omari Hardwick Says Denzel Washington’s Family Looked Out for Him When He Was Homeless

By Diana Ozemebhoya Eromosele Hardwick said that he almost gave up on acting but stuck with it, thanks to helping hands from the Washingtons. Read More

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