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Mario’s mother has dropped all assault charges against her son. The singer was charged last month with one count of second-degree assault for allegedly shoving his mother into a wall at their Baltimore home. He was later released after he posted a $50,000 bond. However, Mario’s mother, Shawntia Hardaway, changed her story on the witness […]

Sheree Whitfield of the “Real Housewives Of Atlanta” had her Aston Martin car taken away this weekend. It was seized by her former lawyer. According to tmz.com, here’s what went down: Sheree Whitfield from “Real Housewives of Atlanta” better have a Schwinn lying around — because TMZ has learned her precious Aston Martin was seized […]

In this third part of The Urban Daily’s exclusive series with R. Kelly, the  Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter and producer shares the challenges he faced in creating “When A Woman Loves.” “It’s a challenge to go back in that era…where they had powerful voices and every note was crying out. That’s what the radio […]

DETROIT — Legendary Queen of Soul, Ms. Aretha Franklin was released from Sinai Grace Hospital on Saturday, October 30th following a brief stay. The Grammy Award-winning songstress was admitted to the hospital at the recommendation of her doctors. All concert dates and personal appearances for remainder of 2010 and the beginning of next have been […]

Goals • Personal and community-based goal-setting through simulated labs • Develop personal action plans upon graduation from Kappa Kamp • Learn how to collaboratively strengthen communities through service • Provide opportunities for utilization of skills learned in Kappa Kamp • Complete a community service project within a year of graduation Overview Kappa Kamp, a partnership […]

After his outburst at the 2009 MTV VMA’s, Kanye West found himself sympathetic to President George W. Bush that he so infamously targeted in yet another outburst.

A chastened President Barack Obama signaled a willingness to compromise with Republicans on tax cuts and energy policy Wednesday, one day after his party lost control of the House and suffered deep Senate losses in midterm elections. Obama ruefully called the Republican victories “a shellacking.” At a White House news conference the president said that […]

Usher’s ex-wife Tameka Foster was recently honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Art Institute of Atlanta’s Passion for Fashion Scholarship Event. She was honored for her contributions to the fashion and entrepreneur industries. Before she began styling for celebrities, Tameka attended Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising and went on to work in […]

Terri Sewell, a Democrat and attorney from Alabama, has become the first black woman in history to be elected to Washington as a representative of that state. She triumphed in Alabama’s 7th district against Republican businessman, Don Chamberlain. A friend of Michelle Obama at Princeton and later classmate of President Obama, Sewell returned to her […]

Janet Jackson recently denied that she and billionaire businessman Wissam Al Mana were engaged and have remained tight-lipped about their relationship, but Wissam recently opened up to VMAN magazine about his and Jackson’s status, his business affairs and more: On his relationship with Janet Jackson: “I don’t date Janet Jackson. She is my girlfriend; there […]

During a recent interview with NBC news anchor Matt Lauer George, former president George W. Bush admits that, more than anything else, it’s a remark by Kanye West that ranks as one of the worst moments of his presidency, according to excerpts of the interview released on Tuesday night. The interview, which airs on Monday […]

Georgia’s next governor, Republican Nathan Deal (photo courtesy of the AJC) From the AJC.com: Nathan Deal led a historic Republican sweep of Georgia on Tuesday, soundly defeating Democrat Roy Barnes to become Georgia’s next governor. Republicans seized historic gains to take control of the House on Tuesday, as voters upset with the economy, President Barack […]