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WATCH: TV One’s Trailer For ‘Behind The Movie’ Film

[ad_1] Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her bus seat 62 years ago was only the beginning. Premiering on TV One in February, Behind the Movement offers a closer look at how the history-making Montgomery Bus Boycott was planned in just three days and ultimately led to the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s. A new trailer released today gives more insight into Parks’ mind state when she refused to give up her seat and found a place in history. “It was reported that I was tired and that wasn’t true,” says actress Meta Golding as Parks in the trailer. “I was tired of all the injustice, all...

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Golden Krust Founder Commits Suicide

[ad_1] NEW YORK (AP) — Lowell Hawthorne, the founder and CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery and Grill, has died in New York City. He was 57. The city’s medical examiner’s said Hawthorne shot himself in the head at his Bronx factory on Saturday. Hawthorne started the successful Caribbean fast food chain in 1989 by selling Jamaican beef patties, jerk chicken and breads. He built the business into a national franchise with more than 120 restaurants in nine states. The New York Post is reporting that Hawthorne may have been worried about a tax probe and tax debt. He was also the subject...

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President Obama Shades Trump Twitter Followers

[ad_1] Source: NICHOLAS KAMM / GettyAccording to the Huff Post, in a conversation with journalist Karan Thapar, Obama made note that he has close to 100 million followers on Twitter. “I actually have more than other people who use it more often,” he added, prompting laughter from the audience who must have thought he was ragging on Donald Trump.FYI: Obama has roughly  97.4 million followers, while Trump has half that with 43.8 million. But we’re sure that Trump will say that Obama’s followers are fake. Obama continued the conversation saying, “I think it’s important to be mindful about both the power of these...

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North Korea: Trump is ‘begging for nuclear war’

[ad_1] Story highlightsThe remarks come ahead of a US-South Korea drillTrump also called a "nuclear demon"Trump is "staging an extremely dangerous nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula," a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and a "disruptor of global peace."The comments came ahead of a joint US-South Korean military drill, scheduled to begin Monday. About 12,000 US military personnel and 230 planes are expected to participate in the drill, known as Vigilant Ace.North Korean officials made similar comments last month. A furious commentary published in a state-run newspaper said Trump had...

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Gretchen Carlson and Greta Van Susteren in war of words

[ad_1] Gretchen Carlson took aim at former Fox News colleague Greta Van Susteren, slamming Van Susteren for not initially believing the sexual harassment allegations she made against the late Fox News chief Roger Ailes. The online quarrel began Friday after Van Susteren tweeted criticism of ABC News. The network had initially referred to a correction of a botched report as a "clarification," leading Van Susteren to lace into ABC News for its refusal to "admit its error." Carlson fired back at...

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ABC News suspends Brian Ross for 4 weeks over erroneous Flynn story

[ad_1] ABC News announced Saturday that it has suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for four weeks without pay after Ross was forced to correct a bombshell on-air report about Michael Flynn. "We deeply regret and apologize for the serious error we made yesterday. The reporting conveyed by Brian Ross during the special report had not been fully vetted through our editorial standards process," ABC said in a statement. "As a result of our continued reporting over the next several hours ultimately we determined the information was...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in first joint royal event

[ad_1] Markle had declared in a TV interview on Monday that she was keen to get her "boots on the ground" in Britain -- and she got her wish on Friday, emerging from a limousine with Harry for their first official royal event together.It will be the first of many such engagements that Markle will undertake: On Friday she carried out her duties with enthusiasm, gripping the hands of cheering crowds as they lined the short route. Everything went to plan -- there were no awkward encounters, the snow that has buffeted some parts of the UK this week held...

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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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