Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte may face a new Brazilian challenge: the samba. The embattled gold-medal winner, subject to derision and a police charge that he filed a false report alleging a robbery at gunpoint while in Rio, is the celebrity lightning rod of the newest crop of Dancing With the Stars pairings revealed Tuesday on […]

Santiago Felipe/Getty Images Fantasia Barrino says she believes her purpose in life is to minister to broken women. Barrino, 32, debuted her new album, The Definition Of, last month which she believes is a reflection of her ministry. “Truly, I think my ministry is women. Broken women and young mothers — encouraging them,” she told […]

Nicholas Hunt/BET/Getty Images If Gladys Knight has her way, the chicken and waffles restaurants that once carried her name won’t be using it much longer. The legendary singer has filed to distance herself from the chain of restaurants that her son, Shanga, allegedly ran into the ground. AJC.com reports: Soul music legend Gladys Knight is […]

Denzel Washington is back on the big screen September 23 with his latest movie The Magnificent Seven. In this shoot-em up Western, the Training Day actor plays Sam Chisolm, “a duly sworn warrant officer from Wichita, Kansas.” I have this exclusive first look into Denzel’s role, a courageous cowboy bounty hunter who saves the day. After a group of desperate […]

Trump Announces Surprise Meeting With Mexican President: Donald Trump announced Tuesday night that he will meet Wednesday with the President of Mexico just hours before he is set to deliver a speech focused on immigration policy. “I have accepted the invitation of President Enrique Pena Nieto, of Mexico, and look very much forward to meeting […]

  The mere mention of the word holiness invokes images of the heaven rending. Most people envision a picturesque scene depicting God high and lifted on a throne. Angels surround Him crying, “Holy, Holy, Holy is the Lord God Almighty.” If we ever get to a point where we wrap our minds around the holiness […]

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images In the late 80’s, a beautiful, hard-working, family-oriented Michelle Robinson told her mother she was going to concentrate on her law career and not worry about dating. She was 25 and had just finished her first year as an associate at Sidley & Austin, a corporate law firm in her home town […]

In this edition of Love Talking, Erica Campbell remixes an earlier tip list called “10 Ways To Love.” This one is called “10 Ways To Love Yourself,” because love starts with the love of oneself! She goes down this inspiring list of little ways to get started on loving yourself. Erica even opens up about […]

In this edition of Faith Walking, Erica Campbell talks about a text she received from her brother that inspired her immensely. The text reminded her that the devil uses things of this world in defeat you. But the word is your only defense against the flesh that the devil is using to lure you. While […]

In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, he talks about being inspired by a man he saw playing whack-a-mole at Laguardia Airport. As the game went on, the man kept getting frustrated and just started whacking indiscriminately, which didn’t solve his problems. GRIFF saw, in this moment, a metaphor applicable to his life. He also saw […]