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Terror Attacks Show Immigration As Security Issue

[ad_1] BALTIMORE (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that an attack on the New York City subway system showed in the “starkest terms” that the failures of the U.S. immigration system are a national security issue. Speaking at a news conference with the new chief of Homeland Security, Sessions said two terrorist attacks in New York in recent months were each carried out by men who were in the U.S. “as a result of failed immigration policies.” Authorities said a 27-year-old Bangladeshi immigrant is in custody after Monday’s rush hour attack in New York, described as a botched suicide...

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LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball Turn Pro With Club Team In Lithuania

[ad_1] A basketball club from Lithuania says it has signed LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball to pro contracts, making LaVar Ball‘s two younger sons ineligible for college basketball. The move comes after LiAngelo left UCLA , where he was suspended after being arrested for shoplifting during the team’s season-opening trip to China. LaVar Ball pulled 16-year-old LaMelo out of Chino Hills High recently. His oldest son, Lonzo, is a rookie with the Lakers. It's not about the money for the Ball Brothers. They have a passion to play Basketball and to experience playing as pros was the Goal. They have accomplished this mission and...

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Beyoncé Shows Off Her Fashion Sense At Jay-Z’s Music Tour

[ad_1] While stopping by her husband Jay-Z’s music tour, Beyoncé showed off her fashion sense with denim shorts, over-the-knee boots, and an oversized belt. In the pictures she posted, one features the 36-year-old singer turning around to strike a pose which of course exposed a little booty for the fans. Swipe through the pictures down below.       Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram Made In America 2017: Jay Z, Beyonce, Solange & More 20 photos Launch gallery 1. 2017 Budweiser Made in America – Day 2 1 of 20 2. 2017 Budweiser Made in America – Day 2 2 of 20 3. 2017 Budweiser Made in America – Day 2 3 of...

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K. Michelle Is Having Surgery To Remove Her Fake Butt

[ad_1] K.Michelle announced earlier this year, that she was undergoing surgery to shrink her buxom bottom and now the Love & Hip Hop singer is undergoing surgery to have all the “foreign objects” removed. “January 12, I literally have to lay down again to get these foreign objects out of my body,” K. Michelle revealed on Ebro In The Morning. “Not I’m getting it completely out.” Michelle admitted everyone in the industry goes to the same doctor, but after losing weight and having kids “our butts have gone in a different direction as well.” Ebro confirmed Michelle always had a large bottom, but...

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‘Get Out’ Named Top Film Of 2017 By African American Film Association

[ad_1] Los Angeles, CA – Jordan Peele’s seismic thriller Get Out captured the most wins from the members of the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA). Released early in 2017, the film earned Best Film, Best Directing, Best Acting and Best Screenplay recognition from the world’s largest group of professional Black film critics. In addition to acting newcomer Daniel Kaluuya, AAFCA also recognized Frances McDormand for her tough-as-nails performance as a grieving mom in THREE BILLBOADS OUTSIDE EBBING MISSOURI. Laurence Fishburne and Tiffany Haddish won Best Supporting nods for their performances in LAST FLAG FLYING and GIRLS TRIP, while actor Lakeith Stanfield (who also appears...

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New Book Seeks To Empower Black Men & Tear Down Stereotypes

[ad_1] The African-American community grows every day in knowledge and opportunities to help bring people to the next level. Over the years, we’ve seen how the men our community have been hit hard by police brutality and injustice. Author, TV host, entrepreneur and radio show host Coach Michael Taylor looks to change that with his new book Shattering Black Male Stereotypes which he plans on releasing an online empowerment summit in January of 2018. Black News reports, that the book aims to look at, deconstruct and explain the, “10 most destructive media generated illusions about Black men.” Set to be a resource for...

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Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Year For 2017: ‘Feminism’

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster’s word of the year for 2017 is “feminism.” Yes, it’s been a big year or two or 100 for the word. In 2017, lookups for feminism increased 70 percent over 2016 on Merriam-Webster.com and spiked several times after key events, lexicographer Peter Sokolowski, the company’s editor at large, told The Associated Press ahead of Tuesday’s annual word reveal. There was the Women’s March on Washington in January, along with sister demonstrations around the globe. And heading into the year was Democrat Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and references...

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Turbulent Senate Race Now In Hands Of Alabama Voters

[ad_1] BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Depending on who is making the case, Alabama’s special Senate election Tuesday is about either continuing the “Trump miracle” in Washington or allowing “decency” to prevail back home. At the center is Roy Moore — “Judge Moore,” to his supporters. The 70-year-old Republican was twice ousted as state Supreme Court chief justice after flouting federal law, and now he’s attempting a political resurrection amid accusations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls when he was in his 30s. In Moore’s path is Democrat Doug Jones, 63, a former U.S. attorney best known for prosecuting two Ku Klux Klansmen...

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Jimmy Kimmel brings out his son to talk about health care

[ad_1] Late night audiences were given two Kimmels on Monday night. Jimmy Kimmel's young son, Billy, made an appearance on his father's late night broadcast, "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" after undergoing a second heart surgery last week. "Hi, I'm Jimmy. This is Billy," Kimmel said holding his son, who was born in April with a serious heart issue. "He's fine everybody. He may have pooped, but he's fine." Related: Jimmy Kimmel's son has 'successful heart surgery' As he choked up...

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