The White House is considering a proposal to head off potentially millions more home foreclosures by using federal funds to buy up at-risk loans and then refinance them with more affordable terms.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and other Obam ...
Posted Tuesday, February 17th 2009 at 9:34AM
‘Secret Life of Bees,’ ‘Grey's Anatomy’ also among winners
Los Angeles, CA -- It was a dreamy night for a couple of “Dreamgirls.” Beyonce and Jennifer Hudson both glided away with trophies Thursday and wowed the audience with individual performanc ...
Posted Monday, February 16th 2009 at 10:53AM
More than 6,000 people attended the National Religious Broadcasters Convention at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn., on Feb. 7-10, 2009.
Thousands of Christians media professionals came out of the National Rel ...
Posted Monday, February 16th 2009 at 10:51AM
It was an award-winning week for gospel duo Mary Mary, who were awarded a 2009 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Gospel Artist in a ceremony held Thursday evening in Los Angeles.
Still glowing from their win for Best Gospel Performance at this ...
Posted Monday, February 16th 2009 at 10:49AM
Jennifer Hudson seems to have recovered from the tragic deaths in her family late last year, and is getting back to work.
Follow performances at the Grammy’s and the Super Bowl, the "American Idol" contestant is now getting ready to hit the road.
Posted Thursday, February 12th 2009 at 11:56AM
Washington, D.C. -- Call it the maximum wage. President Barack Obama wants to impose a $500,000 pay cap on executives whose firms receive government financial rescue funds, a dramatic intervention into corporate governance in the midst of financial ...
Posted Thursday, February 5th 2009 at 9:02AM
(Photo: Pastor Kim Brown, his wife Elder Valerie Kay Brown and Minister Earl Bynum)
Washington, D.C. -- The winner of BET’s Celebration of Gospel’s MVP “Most Valuable Pastor” contest of the year, goes to Pastor Kim Brown, senior pastor of Mt. Leba ...
Posted Wednesday, February 4th 2009 at 1:08PM
'American Idol' vet stuns with first public appearance since tragic family murders last fall.
In her first public appearance since the tragic murders of her mother, brother and nephew in October, Oscar winner and "American Idol" vet Jennifer Hud ...
Posted Monday, February 2nd 2009 at 8:59AM
Barack Obama brought change to Washington. Now, can he bring change to our television sets?
The new president and his family have barely settled into their new Washington digs, but that question is already being pondered by members of the entertai ...
Posted Thursday, January 29th 2009 at 9:43AM
Thousands of traditional marriage supporters have contacted President Obama to voice opposition to his plan to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act.
Almost immediately after the inaugural ceremony, the new administration updated the Whitehouse.go ...
Posted Tuesday, January 27th 2009 at 9:06AM
Atlanta, GA -- Cathy Hughes, middle, was among the thirteen inductees honored during the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame induction ceremony at the Ebenezer Baptist Church Saturday, Jan. 24. Hughes is the founder and chairperson of Radio One ...
Posted Tuesday, January 27th 2009 at 9:03AM
Atlanta, GA --The 17th annual Trumpet Awards was held over the weekend at the Cobb Energy Center in Atlanta, GA on Sunday, Jan. 25.
This year's honorees and distinguished attendees include Sherri Shepherd, Fonzworth Bentley, Dr. Ian Smith, Glori ...
Posted Tuesday, January 27th 2009 at 8:53AM
My fellow citizens:
I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and c ...
Posted Tuesday, January 20th 2009 at 1:02PM