CHECK OUT MISSY ELLIOT'S BEST LOOKS BEFORE SHE HITS THE STAGE AT ESSENCE FEST

We are gearing up for the 25th anniversary of Essence Festival in July and have a jam-packed lineup for the weekend. Ahead of the festivities,...

BLACK EMPLOYEE SUES BOEING AFTER CONSTANT RACIAL HARASSMENT, FINDING NOOSE AT DESK

A Black man who has worked at Boeing's North Charleston, S.C. plant since 2011 has filed a lawsuit against the company for a “racially...

 
 
 

WHY SCHOOL DRESS CODES NEED A MAKEOVER

There are many issues facing our generation that get a lot of attention in the media-gun violence, reproductive rights, poverty, etc.-but...

THIS IS HOW REGINA HALL GETS OVER AN EX

In the latest installment of Shaft, Regina Hall plays the swagged out detective's ex and mother of his child. John Shaft II is definitely...

 
 
 

BILL COSBY CALLS HIMSELF ‘AMERICA'S DAD' IN FATHER'S DAY POST ON SOCIAL MEDIA

A brand new tweet and Instagram post from Bill Cosby had many scratching their heads, and even logging off of social media, on Father's...

JAY-Z'S ROC NATION OFFERS LEGAL SUPPORT TO PHOENIX FAMILY INVOLVED IN BRUTAL POLICE INCIDENT

Jay-Z is stepping in to help the Phoenix couple that was aggressively arrested by police when their daughter mistakenly walked outside...

 
 
 

FANTASIA HINTS AT NEW MUSIC WITH BRANDY AND JAZMINE SULLIVAN

It looks like Fantasia has some new music, and she is bringing Brandy and Jazmine Sullivan along for the ride. In a recent Instagram...

O.J. SIMPSON JOINS TWITTER!

O.J. Simpson is on Twitter. The infamous former football star launched a Twitter account with a video declaring that he's got a “little...

 
 
 

WE JUST FOUND YOUR FAVORITE PAIR OF SUMMER SHADES

If you're on the hunt for a pair of sunglasses, the new collaboration with Italia Independent and Billionaire Boys Club is the perfect...

KIM KARDASHIAN SENDS SWEET SIXTH BIRTHDAY TRIBUTE TO NORTH!

North West is six-years-old. Her mother Kim Kardashian West took to Instagram on Saturday to wish her oldest child a happy birthday....

 
 
 

THIS WOMAN THOUGHT SHE'D TAKEN BROTHER OFF LIFE SUPPORT - BUT IT WAS THE WRONG MAN

A Chicago family got the ultimate shock when they found out the brother that they had taken off life support was still alive. Rosie...

CARDI B DECLARES SHE'S NEVER ‘GETTING SURGERY AGAIN'

Cardi B says she is done with plastic surgery. The “I Like It” rapper says she will not be going under the knife again after she was...

 
 
 

THE 2019 HAITI TECH SUMMIT IS MUST-ATTEND EVENT FOR THOSE LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

The world's first Black republic is reminding the tech industry that Haiti is a powerful force to be reckoned with. The third annual...

THIS BLACK WOMAN IS OPENING THE DOOR FOR PEOPLE OF COLOR IN TECH

For the ESSENCE Best & Black Owned series, Work & Money Editor Marquita K. Harris and her team learn about the ups, downs, and in-betweens...

 
 
 

HARRIET TUBMAN BILL DESIGN SURFACED THIS WEEK

The preliminary design for the widely discussed and anticipated Harriet Tubman $20 bill was recently published in The New York Times....

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY! FOUR FATHER-FRIENDLY GETAWAYS THAT DAD WILL ACTUALLY ENJOY

Don't have a Father's Day gift yet? Don't stress about it, but also don't give dad the short-end of the stick. Ties, kicks and cookout...

 
 
 

EXCLUSIVE: JHENE AIKO REVEALS MEDITATION, WATER, AND THIS SHEET MASK GIVES HER FLAWLESS SKIN

Jhene Aiko is more than a singer, and songwriter, she is a goddess and her ever glowing skin is a testament. Last month, the 31-year-old...

FORMER SIDWELL FRIENDS STUDENT BLAMES ELITE PREP SCHOOL FOR BEING REJECTED BY 13 COLLEGES

A former Sidwell Friends School student is accusing the elite DC prep school of breaching an agreement with her family and retaliated...

 
 
 

DIDDY CONGRATULATES CASSIE ON HER BABY NEWS

Singer Cassie and celebrity trainer Alex Fine just announced they are expecting a baby girl, and Cassie's ex Diddy has nothing but...

ASK AN OB-GYN: DO VAGINAL DETOX PEARLS REALLY WORK?

Q: I've seen detox pearls being advertised everywhere, including social media. They claim to aid in womb health by helping rid your...

 
 
 



Katherine Schwarzenegger Gushes Over Her ‘Wonderful Husband,' Chris Pratt...

Katherine Schwarzenegger Gushes Over Her ‘Wonderful Husband,' Chris Pratt, on Father's Day

It looks like Katherine Schwarzenegger can't get enough of Chris Pratt ⁠- even more now that she married him. The 29-year-old took to Instagram on Sunday, June 16, to wish her... Read more ...

Palm Angels Unveils Laidback Tropical Lounge Inspirations for SS20

Palm Angels Unveils Laidback Tropical Lounge Inspirations for SS20

As a follow up to Francesco Ragazzi 's recent collaborative capsule with Moncler Genius , the Italian designer has returned with its Spring/Summer 2020 collection, shown at... Read more ...

Baby Milo Releases More Pet Accessories for SS19

Baby Milo Releases More Pet Accessories for SS19

After setting up a successful Pets Collection Pop-Up store last November in Hong Kong, Baby Milo is returning with a new line-up of pet accessories for Spring/Summer 2019. The... Read more ...

Watering cans are so hot for SS20 according to Fendi

Watering cans are so hot for SS20 according to Fendi

With LFWM and Florence's Pitti Uomo already under our belts, today the menswear edition of Milan draws to a close. Last up is the Fendi show, as Silvia Venturini presents what... Read more ...

What to expect in fashion news from week 25, 2019

What to expect in fashion news from week 25, 2019

What's going on in the world of fashion this week? FashionUnited takes a look ahead at the upcoming news and events for the 25th week of the year. Below are the main points... Read more ...

MSGM Delivers Beachy Vibes with Spring '20 Collection

MSGM Delivers Beachy Vibes with Spring '20 Collection

MSGM creative director Massimo Giorgetti delivers summertime vibes with his latest menswear. The spring-summer 2020 collection takes inspiration from the Adriatic Coast. On... Read more ...

Virgil Teases Futura x Off-White™ Ahead of Paris Fashion Week Show

Virgil Teases Futura x Off-White™ Ahead of Paris Fashion Week Show

Ahead of Paris Fashion Week , Virgil Abloh took to Instagram to reveal an upcoming Futura collaboration with the show invites for Off-White™ 's Spring/Summer 2020 runway... Read more ...

Nike Air Force 1 Looks Distinguish in Metallic Gold, Black and Vast Grey...

Nike Air Force 1 Looks Distinguish in Metallic Gold, Black and Vast Grey Colorway

Nike has shared a new take of the iconic Air Force 1 silhouette that should catch the eye of a lot of sneakerheads this summer. The classic low-top Force looks like its... Read more ...

Emily Ratajkowski Shouts Out Her Husband on Father's Day For Being a New Dog Dad

Emily Ratajkowski Shouts Out Her Husband on Father's Day For Being a New Dog Dad

His first Father's Day! Emily Ratajkowski made sure to highlight her husband, Sebastian Bear McClard, for all he's done as a new dog dad to their baby, Colombo, and Read more ...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Share a New Photo of Baby Archie for Their...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Share a New Photo of Baby Archie for Their 1st Father's Day

Finally, a new photo! Meghan Markle and her husband, Prince Harry, took to their official Instagram page on June 15, to celebrate the duke's first Father's Day as a dad with a... Read more ...