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Salt Bae Is Bringing His Meat and Sprinkling to New York City Salt Bae Is Bringing His Meat and Sprinkling to New York City

Turkish chef Nusret Gökçe is bringing his salt-sprinkling game to New York City on Thursday when he opens Nusr-Et Steakhouse. Gökçe became a viral sensation due to his love of meat and wrist action when it comes to completing the final touches by sprinkling salt.

Mother Gets Shamed After Posting Video of Her Toddler Sons Kissing Mother Gets Shamed After Posting Video of Her Toddler Sons Kissing

Ashlee Muhammad is a mother to identical twin boys, Jet Pharaoh and Nova Maximus, and she routinely shares videos and photos of them on her Instagram account. But earlier this week, she faced backlash after posting a video of her sons hugging and kissing each other, because people are idiots.

Actress Says She Didn’t Want Seal’s ‘Kiss From a Rose,’ Accuses Singer of Sexual Assault Actress Says She Didn’t Want Seal’s ‘Kiss From a Rose,’ Accuses Singer of Sexual Assault

On the heels of criticizing Oprah Winfrey’s friendship with Harvey Weinstein, “Kiss From a Rose” singer Seal is now being investigated for sexual battery. Seal’s neighbor actress Tracey Birdsall says that in 2016 he forcibly kissed and groped her.

Black Excellence Celebrated at 49th Annual NAACP Image Awards  Black Excellence Celebrated at 49th Annual NAACP Image Awards 

Every year, black excellence is celebrated at the NAACP Image Awards, and during Monday night’s airing of the 49th annual event, held at the Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, Calif., Ava DuVernay took home the Entertainer of the Year Award.

Watch: MLK Now 2018 Live from Harlem’s Riverside Church  Watch: MLK Now 2018 Live from Harlem’s Riverside Church 

Hundreds of people have gathered at Harlem’s famed Riverside Church to celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. at this year’s MLK Now 2018. MLK Now is organized by Blackout for Human Rights, and this year The Root has the honor of being the official media partner of the event.

Tracee Ellis Ross, Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon Discuss Time’s Up Movement With Oprah Winfrey Tracee Ellis Ross, Shonda Rhimes, Reese Witherspoon Discuss Time’s Up Movement With Oprah Winfrey

Hollywood’s leading women gathered with Oprah Winfrey in Pasadena, Calif., this week to discuss Hollywood’s reckoning with sexual harassment and abuse and the resulting Time’s Up movement. The panel included actresses Reese Witherspoon, America Ferrera, Natalie Portman and Tracee Ellis Ross, as well as producer Shonda…

Watch: Detroit 8-Year-Old and Mom Receive New Furnishings for Home After Being Homeless Watch: Detroit 8-Year-Old and Mom Receive New Furnishings for Home After Being Homeless

Dionna Neely and her son, Daeyr, became homeless when she lost her job. After staying in shelters for quite some time, they finally moved into a new house. But with very little items to their name, their house remained unfurnished until Detroit-based nonprofit Humble Design helped turn their empty house into a…

‘Proud Mary’ Singer, Songwriter John Fogerty Isn’t Proud Regarding Taraji P. Henson Film ‘Proud Mary’ Singer, Songwriter John Fogerty Isn’t Proud Regarding Taraji P. Henson Film

John Fogerty, the songwriter and singer of “Proud Mary,” is speaking out about the film of the same name, starring Taraji P. Henson as an assassin named Mary.

Michigan Woman Who Lied, Saying 4 Black Men Kidnapped, Raped Her, Receives Prison Time After Failed Escape Michigan Woman Who Lied, Saying 4 Black Men Kidnapped, Raped Her, Receives Prison Time After Failed Escape

You’d think that lying about being kidnapped and raped by four black men, and then only receiving a year in fake “jail” for the fabricated story, would have been more than enough reason for Leiha Ann-Sue Artman to get her life together. But apparently it wasn’t, because she’s been sentenced to an additional 13 months…

Move Over, Twerking ... There’s a New Dance in Town Called ‘Figuring’ Move Over, Twerking ... There’s a New Dance in Town Called ‘Figuring’

In a recent New York Times Instagram post, the media company explored a new form of dance called “figuring.” Figuring seems to involve sporadic movements and body contorting, which the Times referred to as “spooky.” Created by choreographer Moriah Evans, figuring is said to be a reaction to the current political…

Bill Cosby Says He Doesn’t Want to Be Put on #MeToo

In what looked like a publicity stunt for the cameras, Bill Cosby and several associates had a night out Wednesday in Philly’s Old City at Ristorante La Veranda. Cosby, who is facing a retrial in the sexual assault of Andrea Constand, at times seemed to need a guiding hand because of alleged blindness.

Teenager Fights Robber Trying to Steal Coat at Gunpoint Teenager Fights Robber Trying to Steal Coat at Gunpoint

The New York City Police Department is searching for a man who attempted to rob a teenager of his coat at gunpoint but failed when the teenager fought back.

Man Attempts to Kill Spider With Fire; Spider Sets Apartment on Fire Man Attempts to Kill Spider With Fire; Spider Sets Apartment on Fire

Here’s a lesson for everyone: If you see a huge spider, maybe don’t try to set it on fire because apparently, spiders will stop, drop and roll their way into setting your apartment on fire. And that’s just what happened to a Redding, Calif., man, after he attempted to torch a venomous wolf spider in his home.

Mother of H&M Model Doesn’t Seem to Care About Monkey Hoodie Controversy Mother of H&M Model Doesn’t Seem to Care About Monkey Hoodie Controversy

Much has been said about H&M’s monkey sweatshirt and the racial image it presents when modeled on a little black child. Everyone from celebrities who’ve worked with H&M to culture critics have brought the sledgehammer down on the Sweden-based company. But there’s one person who was missing from the commentary…

Black Panther Advance Ticket Sales Already Making an Impact Black Panther Advance Ticket Sales Already Making an Impact

If you haven’t heard, there’s this little movie called Black Panther that’s being released next month. Oh, you’ve heard about it? Well, did you know that, as of this week, you could purchase advance tickets just so you won’t end up empty-handed on Feb. 16, when Black Panther opens?

Serena Williams Covers Vogue With Daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.

For your daily dose of adorable, Serena Williams and her daughter, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr., are on February’s Vogue cover. In the interview, Williams discusses everything from her post-birth health emergency to the emotional ups and downs of motherhood.

Jesse Williams Blasts H&M Over Monkey Sweatshirt Jesse Williams Blasts H&M Over Monkey Sweatshirt

H&M is catching it from all sides since social media discovered a little black boy modeling a monkey sweatshirt on its website. So far, the Weeknd and rapper G-Eazy have ended their partnerships with the company, and several other celebrities and athletes have called out H&M over its racist ad. Now Jesse Williams has…

O.J. Simpson Denies Being Khloé Kardashian’s Father O.J. Simpson Denies Being Khloé Kardashian’s Father

If there’s one thing O.J. Simpson is sure of, it’s the fact that he is not Khloé Kardashian’s biological father. The decadeslong rumor alleges that Simpson and the ultimate hen mom, Kris Kardashian, had an affair 34 years ago, and subsequently, Kris had hidden the truth about Khloé’s dad all of these years. But if the…

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