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Tracee Ellis Ross Launches Hair Care Line

Tracee Ellis Ross launches a hair care line for Afro-textured hair.

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HU Announces Isiah “Ike” Leggett As Convocation Speaker Sept. 20

“We are honored to have Mr. Isiah Ike Leggett serve as the Opening Convocation speaker as we kick off the new school year,” says President Wayne A. I. Frederick. “Mr. Leggett’s commitment to the community is an example of how public service is both a calling and a passion for those who want to create change within their communities.”

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Producer: ‘The Rookie’ Co-star’s Misconduct Claims Unfounded

In early August, “The Rookie” co-star said she was quitting the show because of sexual harassment and racial discrimination she experienced during its freshman year last season.

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Netflix To Air ‘Seinfeld’ Starting In 2021

The Los Angeles Times reported Netflix paid well above the speculated $500 million NBCUniversal paid to retake “The Office,” and the reported $130 million Hulu parent Walt Disney Co. paid for “Seinfeld.” Both of those deals are for U.S. streaming only — Netflix has bought the global rights to show “Seinfeld.”

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Celebs Read Bedtime Story To Fight Homelessness

Smith’s reading will take place in Times Square in New York City. Mirren will appear in Trafalgar Square in London.

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Alex Trebek Has Resumed Chemotherapy

Trebek told ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Tuesday that after a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his “numbers shot up” and doctors ordered him back on the treatment.

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CBD Vapes Spiked With Dangerous Drugs For Sale Across US

“It’s Russian roulette,” said James Neal-Kababick, director of Flora Research Laboratories, which tested the products.

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‘Power’ Star Naturi Naughton And More Support Rihanna’s Ball

“It’s always been important to me before any success,” she told The Associated Press Thursday at her annual Diamond Ball charity gala. “As a kid, just seeing those commercials on television with the kids in Africa where it’s like, ‘it just takes 10 cent or 25 cents to help somebody,’ . I used to think, ‘When I grow up, I’m a gonna be rich and I’m going to make a lot of money and I could make a lot of 10 cents and a lot of 25 cents.’”

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Discounted Movie Subscription Service MoviePass Shuts Down

In a letter posted to subscribers on its website, Mitch Lowe, CEO of MoviePass, wrote,” In August 2017, MoviePass began a transformation of the movie going industry by introducing its low monthly price subscription service. Since then, others in the industry have followed our lead. ”

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Forward! 2019 HU Homecoming Schedule And Theme

“Forward” is a concept that Howard University and all Bison embody. Howard’s community of scholars and leaders are tenacious, constantly driving progress at the University, within local communities and across the globe. Howard’s recently unveiled strategic plan, Howard Forward: 2024, outlines the University’s vision to advance the mission over the next five years. As the Bison community returns to campus with fond memories and proud reflections of the rich Howard legacy, Homecoming is also an opportunity to look ahead toward future accomplishments and milestones to come.

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