Phaedra Parks Does a Divorce Do-Over, Wants Prenup Enforced So Apollo Nida Can’t Get Alimony [Video]

Phaedra Parks is handling her divorce proceedings the proper way this time and wants the prenup Apollo Nida signed to stop him from attempting to get alimony. via TMZ Phaedra filed docs in Georgia asking the court to enforce what she considers an ironclad prenup Apollo signed on October 23, 2009 … 9 days before they got married. In docs, obtained by TMZ, Phaedra …

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Ebony Responds to #EbonyOwes Accusations of Not Paying Writers

Ebony magazine is in the news this week for apparently not paying its writers. As highlighted in an article for The Root, dozens of writers have come forward using the hashtag #EbonyOwes to share their experiences of not being paid for their work — some have been waiting for payment since 2015. Check out a few of the tweets: #EbonyOwes …

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Another One: Alabama Man Commits Suicide on Facebook Live After His Girlfriend Breaks Up with Him

An Alabama man distraught over a recent breakup took his own life while streaming on Facebook Live. According to the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office, 49-year-old James M. Jeffrey shot himself in the head with a rifle Tuesday night. via NYDN: Authorities said they received a call around 11 p.m. from a woman worried that Jeffrey may harm himself. Police told AL.com …

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Man Kicked Off Delta Flight for Using the Restroom While the Plane Awaited Takeoff for 30 Minutes [Video]

Kima Hamilton was kicked off of his Delta Air Lines flight earlier this month after taking a trip to the bathroom as the plane awaited takeoff. The incident occurred on April 18 on a plane leaving Atlanta for Milwaukee. While the confrontation between Kima and Delta staff wasn’t violent, it still doesn’t make a whole lot of sense to us. …

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Kim Kardashian Is NOT Here for Caitlin Jenner’s Book Either: ‘It’s Unfair, Things Aren’t Truthful’ [Video]

Kim Kardashian has always been the one Kardashian coming to Caitlyn Jenner’s defense, but it looks like those days are over. According to Kim, Caitlyn’s new book is full of lies about the family and she’s not with it. “My heart breaks for my mom. You know, because I feel like she’s been through so much,” Kim said during interview …

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Watch: Patti LaBelle Book Signing Crashed by Anti-Fur Protestors [Video]

Anti-fur protesters gave Patti LaBelle a surprise performance when they crashed her book signing in NYC on Tuesday. via TMZ: Patti was signing copies of ‘Desserts LaBelle’ at a Barnes & Noble Tuesday in NYC. The protesters tucked in close with her, posing as fans who wanted a pic — then suddenly whipped their signs and started chanting, “Patti LaBelle …

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Man Sues R. Kelly, Claims the Singer Had an Affair with His Wife & Gave Her Chlamydia

A Mississippi sheriff’s deputy has filed a lawsuit against R. Kelly over an alleged affair the singer had with his wife. via Page Six: In the lawsuit, Hinds County Deputy Kenny Bryant claimed that he had suffered “emotional, psychological and financial loss” due to the actions of the “Ignition” singer. Bryant claims that his wife, Asia Childress, admitted to having a relationship …

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Kevin Gates Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Felony Gun Possession

Kevin Gates can’t seem to catch a break. The rapper was released from prison last month and rearrested on the same day due to an outstanding weapons-related warrant. Earlier today, he was sentenced to 30 months in prison after pleading guilty to felony gun possession. According to TMZ, Kevin will be transferred to the Illinois Department of Corrections. Kevin previously served time …

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Say What Now? Texas School Tells 6th-Grader to Fix His Haircut or Face Suspension [Video]

Xavier Davis has kept a pretty simple haircut for the last few months — short & neat with two shaved lines on the side. Unfortunately for Xavier, a teacher in his school system is hating on his style and officials have threatened him with suspension. via Click2Houston: When he walked into class last Thursday, he said he was promptly sent …

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Bill Cosby Breaks His Silence to Say He’s Blind, Daughter Evin Comes to His Defense: ‘He Is Not Abusive, Violent, or a Rapist’

Bill Cosby wants you to know he’s blind. During a recent interview with the NNPA Newswire, Bill confirmed earlier reports that he’s lost his sight. It’s the first time he’s spoken publicly in nearly two years. via ET: In a new interview with NNPA Newswire, the 79-year-old embattled comedian says he’s now blind. Cosby recalls waking up one morning two …

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