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The Best Man Holiday is Box-Office Black [VIDEO]

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Black filmmakers are experiencing remarkable success on the big screen this year. Films like The Butler, Twelve Years a Slave, Fruitvale Station and About Last Night, were embraced by audiences

Joining the unprecedented year of black film favorites, the 2013 box-office hit The Best Man Holiday which opened on Friday, Nov. 16, earned an estimated

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Lady Gaga And R. Kelly Simulate Sex On 'Saturday Night Live' Stage

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Lady Gaga and R. Kelly laid it all out on the "Saturday Night Live" stage. The two united for a performance of their hit, "Do What U Want," from Gaga's just-released ARTPOP album — scandalous choreography included. Gaga wore a deep-plunging sequined jumpsuit, channeling Michael Jackson as she made crotch-grabs and danced around the stage.

 

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Ford says he didn't lie about crack use

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Toronto (CNN) -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford would have admitted to smoking crack cocaine long before his eventual admission, he says. It's just that no one asked him the right question.

After more than five months of denials, Ford admitted that he had indeed smoked crack in a "drunken stupor" about a year ago. The admission came amid a drug

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Don Lemon Takes on 'I Hate Being a Black Man' Author

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CNN’s Don Lemon invited The Guardian columnist Orville Lloyd Douglas onto his show to discuss his controversial article, “Why I Hate Being A Black Man.”

Douglas admitted that he is “conflicted” about being Black because of the negative stereotypes that he is inundated with on a daily  basis. The writer, who is Canadian, also suggested that Afri

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Nelson Mandela still ill and unable to spea

Nelson Mandela still ill and unable to spea

(CNN) -- Tubes used to clear his lungs prevent Nelson Mandela from speaking, and he uses facial expressions to communicate with doctors and family, according to his former wife.

"He remains very sensitive to any germs, so he has to be kept literally sterile," Winnie Madikizela-Mandela told South Africa's Sunday Independent newspaper in an article

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