WNBA’s Brittney Griner Convicted at Drug Trial in Russia and Sentenced to 9 Years — TIME

KHIMKI, Russia — U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner was convicted Thursday in Russia of drug possession and sentenced to nine years in prison following a politically charged trial that came amid soaring tensions between Moscow and Washington over Ukraine and could lead to a high-stakes prisoner exchange between the two world powers. The 31-year-old Griner,…

WNBA’s Brittney Griner Convicted at Drug Trial in Russia and Sentenced to 9 Years — TIME

Simone Biles Teams Up With Athleta Girl For A Motivational Back-To-School Collection — HelloBeautiful

Source: Courtesy of Athleta / Courtesy of Athleta Olympic medalist Simone Biles has teamed up with performance lifestyle brand Athleta Girl for a back-to-school collection. Source: Courtesy of Athleta / Courtesy of Athleta The inspiring athleisure-wear collection speaks directly to girls who are changemakers, teammates, athletes, activists, and students. The line includes sporty pieces such…

Simone Biles Teams Up With Athleta Girl For A Motivational Back-To-School Collection — HelloBeautiful

Keke Palmer Shuts Down Career Comparisons To Zendaya, Brings Up Colorism Debate — The Urban Daily

Source: SOPA Images / GettyKeke Palmer is one of the most dynamic entertainers around, showcasing her vast talents as an actress, television co-shot, and social media darling. Palmer took to Twitter to address comparisons to another young actress in Zendaya, and also spoke to the colorism debate that sparked the chatter. Keke Palmer, 28, fired…

Keke Palmer Shuts Down Career Comparisons To Zendaya, Brings Up Colorism Debate — The Urban Daily

Watch Jenifer Lewis’ Hollywood Walk of Fame-Live Stream Recording

On July 15, 2022, another star was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. And this time, the star was as full and vibrant as the SUN! Hollywood and Broadway Stage legend actress Jenifer Lewis finally earned her long-deserved designation on the Hollywood Walk. If you missed the event, please check out the streamed recording below!

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Google to Automatically Delete Location Data When Users Visit Abortion Clinics — TIME

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google will automatically purge information about users who visit abortion clinics or other places that could trigger legal problems now that the U.S. Supreme Court has opened the door for states to ban the termination of pregnancies. The company behind the internet’s dominant internet search engine and the Android software that…

Google to Automatically Delete Location Data When Users Visit Abortion Clinics — TIME

BET Awards 2022: A Surprising Ride

Last night the BET Awards 2022 premiered, and let’s just say the show came back to step on our necks! There were so many unexpected surprises during the show that I was almost overly excited about what would happen next! I mean, heavy industry hitters and legends graced the awards show; it felt like, for just a moment, the music era transcended back in the early 2000s.

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The Perspectives to Read on Roe v. Wade Today — TIME

This article is part of The D.C. Brief, TIME’s politics newsletter. Sign up here to get stories like this sent to your inbox. Around Washington and across the country, the immediate clang of the fall of Roe v. Wade came roaring on Friday morning with echoes reverberating in ways that no one has yet to…

The Perspectives to Read on Roe v. Wade Today — TIME

Commentary: Measure National Economic Well-being By How People Are Doing Not Just Traditional Indicators — The Urban Daily

Source: Authentic Images / GettyBlack Voters Matter co-founder LaTosha Brown never minces words. Once again, she hit it out of the park in remarks about the “disconnect” between reporting on the economy and people’s actual economic conditions.   “When we’re talking about the economic well-being of this nation, it has to be based on the…

Commentary: Measure National Economic Well-being By How People Are Doing Not Just Traditional Indicators — The Urban Daily

Mariah Carey Wore A Custom Oscar de la Renta Gown To The Songwriters Hall Of Fame That Was Everything! — HelloBeautiful

Source: Bravo / Getty Mariah Carey attended the Songwriters Hall of Fame donning an Oscar de la Renta gown that was absolutely everything! Styled by DiAndre Tristan, the custom gown featured sparkly detailing and a sheer skirt that dropped to the floor. She paired the look with sheer gloves and an elegant necklace, earrings, and…

Mariah Carey Wore A Custom Oscar de la Renta Gown To The Songwriters Hall Of Fame That Was Everything! — HelloBeautiful

Americans Need to Examine Their Relationship to Images of Black Suffering — TIME

Thirty years ago, all four Los Angeles Police Department officers involved in the beating of Rodney King were acquitted. Less than a year ago, the officer who killed George Floyd was convicted of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Both cases involved video seen by millions. The videos are so ghastly and so widely…

Americans Need to Examine Their Relationship to Images of Black Suffering — TIME