- Lamar Hawkins’ 11-year-old friend Jordan Gonzalez pens suicide note after also being bullied
Just six days after 14-year-old Lamar Hawkins III committed suicide in his middle school bathroom after being a constant victim of bullying, his 11-year-old best friend, Jordan Gonzalez wanted to follow suit.According to the Sun Sentinel, Gonzale…
- 1 day ago 20 Sep 14, 7:57am -
- Jamie Foxx sued for allegedly copying a song
It didn't even take a week since he released his first new track in four years to see Jamie Foxx sued.
- 2 days ago 20 Sep 14, 5:18am -
- Uganda has a huge problem with small condoms
The government of Uganda has to deal with a “huge” problem; many of the condoms distributed to their people are too small. Ugandans are issuing urgent calls for larger sizes.Lots of Ugandan men have complained to MPs that the …
- 2 days ago 20 Sep 14, 4:48am -
- Ancient hair extensions found on 3,300 year-old Egyptian woman
Ancient hair extensions found on 3,300 year-old Egyptian woman
- 2 days ago 20 Sep 14, 4:35am -
- Denzel Washington isn’t thinking about playing Barack Obama
Denzel Washington was at Spain’s 62nd San Sebastian Festival to accept a career achievement Donostia Award. When asked about playing Barrack Obama, he answered:“Barack Obama is a story that hasn’t finished yet. It’s not something I’m thi…
- 2 days ago 20 Sep 14, 12:28am -
- Keyshia Cole arrested for assault
Keyshia Cole’s Friday morning was not so pleasant, she spent it in jail. The r&b singer allegedly attacked a woman who seems to have been spending the night with her rumored boyfriend.Around 5 in the morning, Keyshia went to …
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 9:19pm -
- Charity Johnson – the 34 year-old teen imposter
Just a few weeks before turning 34, Charity Johnson enrolled in high school.
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 9:15pm -
- Derek Jeter’s new Gatorade commercial will bring you to tears
theGRIO REPORT - Gatorade has released a new 90-second spot with Jeter arriving at Yankee Stadium and thanking the fans who loved and applauded him during his 20 seasons as a Yankee...
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 3:07pm -
- Disabled writer sends Kanye West open letter
theGRIO REPORT - Since Kanye West didn’t apologize about the recent wheelchair incident, but made himself out to be a victim and a target of media, some of the people decided to actually “harass” him.
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 2:21pm -
- Shonda Rhimes blasts New York Times writer for calling her ‘angry black woman’
theGRIO REPORT - Shonda Rhimes lashes out at 'The New York Times' after a TV critic calls her 'an angry black woman'...
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 2:04pm -
- Former ‘Glee Project’ contestant allegedly taunted police to shoot
theGRIO REPORT - Bryce Ross-Johnson from The Glee Project allegedly attempted to taunt Pittsburgh policemen into shooting him with their guns Saturday.
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 1:34pm -
- Buffalo wedding brawl takes 7 police departments to break up
theGRIO REPORT - A simple country club wedding in the suburbs turned into a huge melee that required police forces from seven different departments to break up, reports the Buffalo News...
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 1:11pm -
- Cher sued for racial discrimination
theGRIO REPORT - A new lawsuit alleges Cher racially discriminated against dancers.
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 12:45pm -
- August Alsina awakes from 3 day coma
theGRIO REPORT - Singer August Alsina is speaking out after waking up from three-day coma...
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 12:40pm -
- Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea twerk together in ‘Booty’ video
theGRIO VIDEO - Jennifer Lopez and Iggy Azalea show off their sizable assets in new 'Booty' remix video..
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 10:25am -
- The return of LeBron James’ hairline becomes media fascination
- 2 days ago 19 Sep 14, 7:38am -
- Aaliyah biopic to air in November
theGRIO REPORT - An official date for Lifetime's controversial Aaliyah biopic has been announced via Twitter. Aaliyah: Princess of R&B is scheduled to air on November 15...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 6:55pm -
- STD app may change the way people get test results
theGRIO REPORT - In the 90s, AOL users would get “You’ve Got Mail” notifications in their inboxes — now, in 2014, doctors may be delivering news like “You’ve got Chlamydia” through an app...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 3:25pm -
- Steve Smith weighs in on Ray Rice case
theGRIO REPORT - Steve Smith, the Ravens’ wide receiver, is a very opinionated man. Earlier this week, he shared his sincere opinion on domestic violence on Twitter...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 2:00pm -
- Paternity test reportedly confirms Mathew Knowles has fathered another child
theGRIO REPORT - Beyoncé's father/former manager Mathew Knowles is a baby daddy again....
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 12:42pm -
- Peterson’s mom: ‘When you whip those you love, it’s not abuse, it’s about love’
theGRIO REPORT - Adrian Peterson's mom told the Houston Chronicle it was "never' Peterson's intent "to hurt his son." Jackson told the paper's Cindy Horswell her and Peterson's father Nelson Peterson were "big disciplinarians."...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 10:56am -
- Jada Pinkett Smith turns 43, see her changing looks
theGRIO REPORT - In honor of the Jada Pinkett Smith's 43rd birthday 'People' magazine has created a time warp with images, showing her changing looks through the years....
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 10:41am -
- James Brown’s domestic abuse, murder conspiracy detailed in kids’ dueling books
theGRIO REPORT - Two books released by James Brown’s kids, Yamma Brown and Daryl Brown; gives us a glaring look into the James’ household. In her new book titled Cold Sweat, Yamma Brown goes into a detailed description about the domestic abuse in…
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 8:38am -
- Sherri Shepherd: My exes talking to each other is ‘creepy,’ ‘nasty’
theGRIO REPORT - Comedian and TV personality Sherri Shepherd said this week she finds it "creepy" and "nasty" that her two exes are speaking to each other...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 8:36am -
- Sponsors swiftly dropping Adrian Peterson in wake of child abuse indictment
theGRIO REPORT - Former Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is being dropped by multiple sponsors following his indictment on child abuse charges and his indefinite suspension from the NFL...
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 8:33am -
- Three black women falsely accused of being sex-workers at hotel bar
Three black women — two educators and a lawyer — were accused of solicitation by a security guard while drinking at Standard Hotel’s bar in New York City. One representative from the hotel called them weeks after, apologized and offered …
- 3 days ago 18 Sep 14, 7:45am -
- Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer arrested on domestic-violence charges
theGRIO REPORT - The dark cloud hanging over the NFL doesn't appear to be going away any time soon. After what many consider to be the worst two weeks in the NFL’s existence, more news has hit the airwaves that might prove that statement true...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:35pm -
- Really? Drive-thru funeral window opens
theGRIO REPORT - A Michigan funeral home recently introduced a new innovation in their business – a drive through window that allows people to pay their last respects without having to leave their vehicles...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 3:44pm -
- Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game
theGRIO REPORT - Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of this weekend's game against Clemson after yelling obscenities on campus earlier this week...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 2:50pm -
- Middle school student commits suicide at school
theGRIO REPORT - A Florida middle school student committed suicide in a school bathroom last week after enduring bullying from fellow students...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 12:29pm -
- New leading lady: Viola Davis says past roles were ‘mammy-ish’
theGRIO REPORT - For over 30 years, Actress Viola Davis has spent time between the stage and silver screen. Later this month, she stars in ABC’s new drama How to Get Away With Murder...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 11:42am -
- Diddy reportedly buys $40 million mansion
theGRIO REPORT - Diddy reportedly buys a $40 million brand new mansion...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 11:14am -
- First ever Whitney Houston live album coming in November
theGRIO REPORT - The first ever live Whitney Houston Album is set to be released November 11 and will include 16 performances....
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:57am -
- Vikings reverse course again, suspend Adrian Peterson indefinitely
theGRIO REPORT - The Adrian Peterson situation is now entering 'saga' territory. The Vikings changed their tune - again - and announced late Tuesday the former NFL MVP has been suspended indefinitely...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:21am -
- Childish Gambino: I’m better than Drake
theGRIO REPORT - Childish Gambino said "I definitely feel I’m better than him" in regards to fellow artist Drake during an interview with Peter Rosenberg for The Grammy Museum’s Spotlight series.
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:20am -
- Kim Kardashian defends Kanye: ‘The media twists things’
theGRIO REPORT - Kanye West already defended himself regarding the wheelchair fiasco that happened during his September 12 concert, but that’s not enough. His wife Kim Kardashian has also come to his defense about the incident...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 10:06am -
- Lupita Nyong’o teaches Elmo about skin color on Sesame Street
theGRIO REPORT - Lupita Nyong’o visited Sesame Street recently to have a quick conversation with Elmo about skin.
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 9:10am -
- Common’s father, Lonnie Lynn, dead at 71
theGRIO REPORT - Lonnie Lynn, Common's father, passed away Friday at the age of 71. Common remembered his father as continually supportive of his artistic and professional endeavors in an interview Monday...
- 4 days ago 17 Sep 14, 9:00am -
- Clinton Portis sued by MGM Grand in Las Vegas
theGRIO REPORT - We all know ex-running back Clinton Portis managed to make some good money running the football for the Broncos and the Skins. His recorded net worth is at approximately $25 million...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 9:10pm -
- Darrien Hunt was shot six times by police while running away, family claims
theGRIO REPORT - A young black man in Utah was fatally shot 6 times by the police, after allegedly lunging at officers with a 2.5-foot steel blade sword....
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 3:11pm -
- Charles Barkley on Peterson: ‘We all spanked our kids’
theGRIO REPORT - Charles Barkley defended Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and shared sentiments on former Ravens running back Ray Rice's case during a TV interview...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 2:13pm -
- First Look: ‘A Different World’ cast talks with Oprah about show’s lasting impact
theGRIO REPORT - More than 25 years after its debut, Oprah Winfrey is reunited the cast of the groundbreaking hit television show, 'A Different World,' for an upcoming episode of 'Oprah: Where Are They Now?'...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 12:11pm -
- New biography explores the struggles and triumphs of Bill Cosby
theGRIO REPORT - With his latest publication, 'Cosby: His Life and Times,' Mark Whitaker, author of the memoir 'On My Long Trip Home,' tackles the many faces of Bill Cosby...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 12:00pm -
- School sends 3-year-old home with stranger
theGRIO REPORT - The 3-year-old's parents told New York's WNBC they were "terrified" to learn their daughter Madison left school with a stranger...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 11:35am -
- Waka Flocka will pay $50k for a blunt roller
theGRIO REPORT - Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is looking to hire a professional blunt roller and is willing to pay $50,000 a year for his/her services.
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 11:14am -
- Pastor given jail time for noisy church
theGRIO REPORT - A South Carolina pastor is currently serving jail time after his church repeatedly violated the city’s noise ordinance.
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 10:47am -
- Rihanna to CBS: ‘Fu** You’
theGRIO REPORT - Rihanna is speaking out and slamming CBS and the NFL for their decision to pull her video last week, and their plans to bring it back Thursday...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 10:39am -
- Robin Thicke: I was too high to write ‘Blurred Lines’
theGRIO REPORT - Robin Thicke admited that he did not really help write "Blurred Lines" because he was high on Vicodin and alcohol while the song was being written...
- 5 days ago 16 Sep 14, 10:04am -
- ‘Blood, Sweat and Heels’ star arrested, allegedly skipped cab fare
theGRIO REPORT - Blood, Sweat and Heels cast member Geneva S. Thomas was arrested Tuesday, after she allegedly dashing before paying her $18 cab fare in New York City.
- 6 days ago 15 Sep 14, 2:12pm -
- Alicia Keys opens up about pregnancy: ‘I’m feeling really strong’
theGRIO REPORT - Grammy winner Alicia Keys performs her new song 'We Are Here' and opens up about her pregnancy...
- 6 days ago 15 Sep 14, 1:59pm -