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Nas & Kelis Reportedly Going To Court Over Visitation Rights For Son

[ad_1] Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty Rapper Nas is reportedly fed up with his unofficial visitation arrangement with ex-wife and singer, Kelis, The Blast reports. In court documents obtained by the site, Nas has tried to “work cooperatively with Kelis over the years,” but Kelis only “allows him to exercise his custody with their son when she deems it convenient for her.” The documents allege the visitation schedule is so sporadic that Kelis has refused “to set up time for [their] son and [Nas]  to spend time together,” for months at a time. A preliminary plan reportedly put together by Nas and his legal team asks...

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Nas & Kelis Reportedly Going To Court Over Visitation Rights For Son

[ad_1] Source: Johnny Nunez / Getty Rapper Nas is reportedly fed up with his unofficial visitation arrangement with ex-wife and singer, Kelis, The Blast reports. In court documents obtained by the site, Nas has tried to “work cooperatively with Kelis over the years,” but Kelis only “allows him to exercise his custody with their son when she deems it convenient for her.” The documents allege the visitation schedule is so sporadic that Kelis has refused “to set up time for [their] son and [Nas]  to spend time together,” for months at a time. A preliminary plan reportedly put together by Nas and his legal team asks...

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NBC News source says Matt Lauer will not receive a payout

[ad_1] Matt Lauer's contract called for him to be paid tens of millions of dollars. But NBC doesn't expect to pay it now that he's been fired. Lauer "will not be paid past his last day of work," a senior NBC source told CNNMoney on Friday. Questions have been swirling about the possibility because the New York Post published a story on Thursday that said Lauer's lawyers have been angling to get him a payout. New York Post's headline: "Lauer's lawyers...

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Geraldo Rivera apologizes to Bette Midler after groping allegations

[ad_1] Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera apologized on Friday to Bette Midler after she accused him earlier this week of drugging and groping her in the 1970s. "Although I recall the time @BetteMidler has alluded to much differently than she, that does not change the fact that she has a right to speak out & demand an apology from me, for in the very least, publically [sic] embarrassing her all those years ago," Rivera wrote on Twitter. "Bette, I apologize." Midler has not publicly responded to Rivera's apology. A representative for her...

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NBC News chair: Lauer allegations show ‘we must do a better job’

[ad_1] With the network still reeling over the firing of one of its biggest stars, NBC News chairman Andy Lack acknowledged in a memo on Friday that the sexual misconduct allegations against Matt Lauer exposed organizational failures. "Many of you have asked what we are doing to learn as much as we can about the circumstances around Matt Lauer's appalling behavior, why this was able to happen, and why it wasn't reported sooner," Lack said. "This week we saw that when an employee comes forward to...

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Tiffany Haddish Care Mentally Ill Mom Despite Abuse

[ad_1] 2017 is definitely Tiffany Haddish‘s year. Not only was she the breakout star in the summer hit Girls Trip, she made history this fall on Saturday Night Live and dropped her first cable stand-up show on Showtime. While she is prepping for a slew of new movies to come out next year, she is also planning to drop her memoir, The Last Black Unicorn. As to be expected, in her upcoming book, she is keeping it 100. According to PEOPLE, who received an exclusive first look, it’s pretty clear that the 37-year-old star has come a long way, admitting that she was abused by...

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Attorney To Discuss Embattled Conyers’ Health & Plans

[ad_1] DETROIT (AP) — The lawyer for U.S. Rep. John Conyers says he’ll discuss the congressman’s health and future plans at a news conference later Friday. Attorney Arnold Reed’s announcement comes as the 88-year-old Democratic lawmaker faces sexual harassment allegations from former staff members and a day after Conyers was admitted to a hospital because he was feeling lightheaded. At least four House Democrats have said Conyers should resign, including Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and fellow Michigan Rep. Dan Kildee. Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan has also urged Conyers to step down. Conyers has denied any wrongdoing. Reed has said that Conyers has...

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US Wants ‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli To Forfeit $2M Wu-Tang Album

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — The government wants to seize Martin Shkreli’s one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album. The recording that Shkreli has boasted he bought for $2 million is on a list of assets that prosecutors argue the jailed former pharmaceutical CEO should forfeit after his conviction earlier this year in a securities fraud scheme involving two failed hedge funds. In a letter filed this week in Brooklyn federal court, prosecutors told a judge that Shkreli is on the hook for $7.3 million. The 34-year-old “should be held financially responsible and forfeit this amount as it was obtained by him as a result of...

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Black Celebrity Birthdays: December | Black America Web

[ad_1] It’s finally December! Take a look at some of your favorite Black celebrities birthdays! December 1: Janelle Monae Zoe Kravitz The late Richard Pryor December 4:  Tyra Banks Jay-Z Lauren London December 5 Little Richard Mi’Chele Paule Patton December 8 Nicki Minaj December 10  The Late Michael Clarke Duncan Teyanna Taylor Raven Symone December 11 Mos Def Jermaine Jackson Mo’Nique December 12 Regina Hall Dionne Warwick Sheila E. December 13 NeNe Leakes Jamie Foxx December 18 Cicely Tyson Angie Stone December 19 Tyson Beckford December 21 Samuel L. Jackson December 22 Jordin Sparks December 24 Lee Daniels December 28 Denzel Washington John Legend December 29 Mekhi Phifer December 30: LeBron James Tiger Woods Tyrese Andra Day Laila Ali December 31: Gabby Douglas   Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Black Celebrity Birthdays: December 37 photos Launch gallery 1. Janelle Monae (Dec 1) 1 of 37 2. Zoe Kravitz (Dec 1) 2 of 37 3. Tyra Banks (Dec 4) 3 of 37 4. Jay-Z...

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