Jodi Berry

North Hills JC Penny’s in Raleigh, is set to close doors after more than 50 years. Penny’s has been the longest running tenant in North Hills since 1967. The department store likely will not close until the spring of 2020. Back in May of this year, JC Penney closed down its store in Cary Town […]

Today, is Black Woman’s Equal Pay Day. On average, women are paid about 80% of what men are paid. According to Forbes, if you are a woman of color the gap is much wider. A black woman would have to work 19 months (January 2017 – August 2018) to earn what a white male makes […]

Is Tiffany Haddish Boo’d up with a new beau? Haddish, was recently in NYC taping the second season of TBS’s “The Last O.G.” with Tracy Morgan, and seen hobnobbing with entrepreneur/philanthropist Unik Ernest. Is he Tiffany’s new beau? The duo was spotted at Monday’s premiere of Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman in Brooklyn. Unik recently posted an […]

Singer Estelle has been away from the music scene for a minute. She makes a journey back to her paternal roots with a Caribbean flavor on the new release “Better” from Estelle’s upcoming reggae album, Lover’s Rock. Look for a September release date. Check out the chocolate muscled love interest in the video! Must Read: […]

A Wisconsin man lost both of his legs and arms after he suffered sepsis, believed to be caused by being licked by a dog. Greg Mantueufel, developed flu-like symptoms and contracted the bacteria capnocytophaga canimorsus, it’s a bacteria found in dog and cat saliva. The man’s wife became alarmed when she noticed bruises began to […]

Students in Durham are fighting back against a video that contained a racial slur, and sexist comments degrading women. The student who posted the video is a Jordan rising senior can be seen on twitter repeating profanities and using racist language. According to a Durham Public Schools spokesman Chip Sudderth, “the video was not recorded […]

Kevin Miles shared a recent video from his time at the “On The Run II” tour. In the video, Beyonce points to Miles’ section and orders the audience to dance along to her routine to ‘O.T. Genasis’ “Everybody Mad”. He did not disappoint! Watch below! Read Also: A Writer Perfectly Summarizes ‘Thin Privilege’ In Epic […]

Netflix recently announced an upcoming eight-episode series, on the life of black hair-care pioneer and self-made millionaire Madam C.J. Walker, starring Octavia Spencer. The show is based on the book ‘On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker’, written by Walker’s great-great-granddaughter A’Lelia Bundles and executive produced by Oscar winner Octavia […]

Fans lost it when they noticed the former first couple Michelle and Barack Obama cutting loose at the ‘On the Run II’ show in Maryland on Saturday. The former FLOTUS also saw the show in Paris earlier this month with her two daughters, 17-year-old Sasha and 20-year-old Malia. They were seated next to Beyoncé‘s mother, […]

National Chicken Wing Day is one of the best holidays of the year. Be sure to have plenty of ranch or blue-cheese dipping sauce on hand to consume mass quantities of chicken wings on Sunday. The deal experts at have put together a list of the best chicken wing deals and freebies. Buffalo Wild […]

Who among us have used several coupons to save on the necessity’s?  Couponer Madonna Wilburn of Buffalo, New York did just that. Store manager Ken Dudek felt he needed to call the police on a ‘black women’ who he thought was taking advantage of the coupon system.   The store manager told me he hates people […]

Pepperidge Farm has voluntarily recalled its popular Goldfish crackers due to possible salmonella contamination. The announcement comes just two days after Mondelez International chose to pull several varieties of Ritz crackers for the same reason. The affected snacks were distributed across the United States, however, no illnesses have been reported. Consumers who have purchased these […]